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Hazon

Jewish Inspiration. Sustainable Communities.

four stars

96.46

25 Broadway Suite 1700
New York, NY 10004
tel: (212) 644-2332   Web Site
EIN: 13-1623922

Board Leadership
Robert M. Friedman
Chair

CEO
Nigel Savage
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.46 four stars
  Financial 95.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Hazon means vision. We create healthier and more sustainable communities in the Jewish world and beyond. Our programs are multi-generational and give entry points for Jews of all backgrounds who are concerned about the environment and the world. Hazon serves a national and international population; members of every denomination and those who are unaffiliated; intergenerational from children to seniors – including families and singles, with a particular focus on young adults interested in developing the skills to take on leadership roles in their communities and make a difference in the world.

Hazon means vision. We create healthier and more sustainable communities in the Jewish world and beyond. Our programs are multi-generational and give entry points for Jews of all backgrounds who are concerned about the environment and the world. Hazon serves a national and international population; members of every denomination and those who are unaffiliated; intergenerational from children to seniors – including families and singles, with a particular focus on young adults interested in developing the skills to take on leadership roles in their communities and make a difference in the world.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of participants engaged in programs
22,000
Number of organizational partners
150
Number of one-day programs
130
Number of program graduates
50
Number of middle-schoolers particpating in nature-based Jewish Learning through the Teva Program
1,000
Number of individuals engaged in Jewish, Outdoor, Food, Farming, and Environmental Education nationwide indirectly through the JOFEE Fellowship
60,000
Number of Facebook followers
16,000
Number of list subscribers
25,000
This impact information is current as of January 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

95.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
87.5%
  Administrative Expenses 7.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.89
  Program Expenses Growth 14.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 19.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Hazon on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Hazon on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Hazon (NY) 96.46 four stars
Maoz Israel Ministries (TX) 89.25 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,041,075
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,041,075
   Program Service Revenue $3,784,026
Total Primary Revenue $7,825,101
   Other Revenue $29,289
TOTAL REVENUE $7,854,390
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $8,923,019
   Administrative Expenses $703,198
   Fundraising Expenses $418,757
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $10,044,974
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-2,190,584
   
Net Assets $8,179,360

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Transformative Experiences $4,628,900 51.9%
Thought-Leadership and Capacity Building $3,671,885 41.2%
Fiscal Sponsorships $622,234 7.0%

Ratings History
Hazon has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 03/01/2020 96.46 four stars
2017-12 08/01/2019 98.23 four stars
2017-12 12/21/2018 96.66 four stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 95.19 four stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 96.31 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 97.88 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 03/01/2016 96.97 four stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 13-1623922
Name in IRS Master File HAZON INC
NTEE Code X30
NTEE Classification Jewish
NTEE Type Religion-Related, Spiritual Development
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (325) Camp
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date April, 1938
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$201,176 2.00% Nigel Savage President & CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Hazon (NY) 96.46 four stars
Maoz Israel Ministries (TX) 89.25 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Hazon
25 Broadway
Suite 1700
New York, NY 10004
tel: (212) 644-2332
fax: (212) 868-7933
EIN: 13-1623922

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Board Leadership

Robert M. Friedman
Chair

CEO

Nigel Savage
President & CEO

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