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Al-Furqaan Foundation

Delivering THE MESSAGE OF THE QUR'AN to Everyone in America

four stars

92.74

401 West Boughton Road Bolingbrook, IL 60440
tel: (888) 273-2755   Web Site
EIN: 20-0310701

Board Leadership
Wajahat Sayeed
President

CEO
Wajahat Sayeed
Founder and President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.74 four stars
  Financial 92.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Al-Furqaan Foundation was established in 2003 with mission to deliver the message of the Qur'an to every individual in America in order to fulfill 5 rights the Quran has upon us as Muslims which are, Believe It, Recite It, Understand It, Act Upon It & Convey It. Al-Furqaan Foundation projects primarily serves USA but recently are also expanding into Canada with future plans to take The Quran distribution project to other English Speaking Countries like U.K, Australia & India InshaAllah. Al-Furqaan Foundation now is been recognized as an international da'wah organization. Al-Furqaan Foundation also works closely with many national interfaith organizations for the betterment of society. While having continuous focus on self-development and outreach, Al-Furqaan Foundation has paved its place as a leading grassroots organization in the American Muslim community.

Al-Furqaan Foundation was established in 2003 with mission to deliver the message of the Qur'an to every individual in America in order to fulfill 5 rights the Quran has upon us as Muslims which are, Believe It, Recite It, Understand It, Act Upon It & Convey It. Al-Furqaan Foundation projects primarily serves USA but recently are also expanding into Canada with future plans to take The Quran distribution project to other English Speaking Countries like U.K, Australia & India InshaAllah. Al-Furqaan Foundation now is been recognized as an international da'wah organization. Al-Furqaan Foundation also works closely with many national interfaith organizations for the betterment of society. While having continuous focus on self-development and outreach, Al-Furqaan Foundation has paved its place as a leading grassroots organization in the American Muslim community.

Financial

four stars

92.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 04/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
88.9%
  Administrative Expenses 8.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.51
  Program Expenses Growth 13.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 44.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Al-Furqaan Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Al-Furqaan Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Al-Furqaan Foundation (IL) 92.74 four stars
Hosanna/Faith Comes By Hearing (NM) 97.95 four stars
Alliance of Confessing Evangelicals (PA) 85.16 three stars
Bibles For The World (CO) 86.69 three stars
Sojourners (DC) 85.86 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,181,841
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,181,841
   Program Service Revenue $1,108,450
Total Primary Revenue $3,290,291
   Other Revenue $80,168
TOTAL REVENUE $3,370,459
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,742,002
   Administrative Expenses $278,722
   Fundraising Expenses $68,470
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,089,194
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $281,265
   
Net Assets $4,630,425

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
Furqaan Academy $940,211 34.3%
Printing And Distribution of the Qur'an $652,706 23.8%
Furqaan Bookstore $160,253 5.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 04/01/2021 92.74 four stars
2018-12 06/01/2020 88.14 three stars
2017-12 11/01/2019 85.55 three stars
2017-12 07/01/2019 78.81 two stars
2016-12 09/01/2018 76.84 two stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 74.23 two stars
2015-12 12/01/2017 71.89 two stars
2015-12 06/01/2017 57.14 one star
2014-12 12/21/2016 57.28 one star

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

EIN 20-0310701
Name in IRS Master File AL-FURQAAN FOUNDATION
NTEE Code X40
NTEE Classification Islamic
NTEE Type Religion-Related, Spiritual Development
Classification Religious Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
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 August, 2006
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
$32,280 1.04% Mohammed W. Sayeed President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Al-Furqaan Foundation (IL) 92.74 four stars
World Missionary Press (IN) 90.35 four stars
American Bible Society (PA) 85.68 three stars
Life Action Ministries (MI) 94.48 four stars
Hosanna/Faith Comes By Hearing (NM) 97.95 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Al-Furqaan Foundation
401 West Boughton Road
Bolingbrook, IL 60440
tel: (888) 273-2755
fax: (630) 914-5018
EIN: 20-0310701

Mail donations to:
444 East Roosevelt Road
#173
Lombard, IL 60148

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Board Leadership

Wajahat Sayeed
President

CEO

Wajahat Sayeed
Founder and President

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