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International : Development and Relief Services (Grantmaking)

Womens International Zionist Organization USA

Strengthening Israeli society by strengthening Israel's people

78.17

950 Third Avenue Suite 2803
New York, NY 10022
tel: (212) 751-6461   Web Site
EIN: 13-3041381

Board Leadership
Judit Groisman & Mireille Manocherian
Co-Presidents

CEO
Susan L. Henkin
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 78.17
  Financial 83.36
  Accountability & Transparency 74.00
This rating was published 09/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Established in Great Britain in 1920, the Women's International Zionist Organization (WIZO) is a nonprofit organization of members in over 50 countries working together to improve the lives of women, children and the elderly living in Israel. Next to the Israeli government, WIZO is the largest provider of social welfare services in the country. Women's International Zionist Organization USA (WIZO USA), established in 1982, is a membership organization whose primary focus is working to support and fund its WIZO projects in Israel. In the United States, WIZO strengthens the bond between Israel and American Jewry by promoting Jewish identity and education. WIZO is vital to building and preserving a successful Jewish State.

Established in Great Britain in 1920, the Women's International Zionist Organization (WIZO) is a nonprofit organization of members in over 50 countries working together to improve the lives of women, children and the elderly living in Israel. Next to the Israeli government, WIZO is the largest provider of social welfare services in the country. Women's International Zionist Organization USA (WIZO USA), established in 1982, is a membership organization whose primary focus is working to support and fund its WIZO projects in Israel. In the United States, WIZO strengthens the bond between Israel and American Jewry by promoting Jewish identity and education. WIZO is vital to building and preserving a successful Jewish State.

Financial

83.36

Accountability & Transparency

74.00

This rating was published 09/01/2021 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)
71.2%
  Administrative Expenses 6.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 22.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.68
  Program Expenses Growth 6.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Womens International Zionist Organization USA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Womens International Zionist Organization USA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Womens International Zionist Organization USA (NY) 78.17
Faith In Practice (TX) 96.46
Rise Against Hunger (NC) 89.39
Feed My Starving Children (MN) 92.92
Water 1st International (WA) 85.08

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,666,435
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $22,250
   Fundraising Events $2,492,205
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $5,180,890
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $5,180,890
   Other Revenue $637,844
TOTAL REVENUE $5,818,734
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,938,832
   Administrative Expenses $480,311
   Fundraising Expenses $1,757,420
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,176,563
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-357,829
   
Net Assets $17,190,141

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 09/01/2021 78.17
2018-12 06/01/2020 90.07
2017-12 02/01/2019 88.21
2016-12 06/01/2018 85.96
2016-12 05/01/2018 85.11
2016-12 04/01/2018 82.82
2015-12 02/01/2018 83.49
2015-12 10/01/2017 76.72
2015-12 09/01/2017 66.76

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

EIN 13-3041381
Name in IRS Master File WOMENS INTERNATIONAL ZIONIST ORGANIZATION
NTEE Code Q30
NTEE Classification International Development, Relief Services
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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 November, 1980
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$175,500 2.84% Susan L. Henkin Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Womens International Zionist Organization USA (NY) 78.17
Life for Relief and Development (MI) 95.87
mothers2mothers (CA) 85.43
Trinity HOPE (TN) 97.74
Water For People (CO) 91.08

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Charity Contact Info

Womens International Zionist Organization USA
950 Third Avenue
Suite 2803
New York, NY 10022
tel: (212) 751-6461
fax: (212) 751-6818
EIN: 13-3041381

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Board Leadership

Judit Groisman & Mireille Manocherian
Co-Presidents

CEO

Susan L. Henkin
Executive Director

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