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Zaman International

Facilitating change and advancing the lives of marginalized women and children

four stars

93.98

26091 Trowbridge Street Inkster, MI 48141
tel: (313) 551-3994   Web Site
EIN: 20-1946065

Board Leadership
Gehad Alawan
Chairman

CEO
Najah Bazzy
Founder, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.98 four stars
  Financial 92.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Since its founding in 1996, Zaman has helped some of Southeast Michigan's poorest families achieve stability and self-reliance. We have grown substantially from our humble grassroots origins into a leading humanitarian presence with global reach. Aiming to create a world where women and their children can break the cycle of poverty, Zaman has helped thousands of women and children alleviate the cycle of poverty by providing basic needs and a foundation for a better life. We empower the households we serve and promote self-reliance through training and vocational programs. As we begin to expand our efforts, we also grow resources and partnerships to better serve our local community.

Since its founding in 1996, Zaman has helped some of Southeast Michigan's poorest families achieve stability and self-reliance. We have grown substantially from our humble grassroots origins into a leading humanitarian presence with global reach. Aiming to create a world where women and their children can break the cycle of poverty, Zaman has helped thousands of women and children alleviate the cycle of poverty by providing basic needs and a foundation for a better life. We empower the households we serve and promote self-reliance through training and vocational programs. As we begin to expand our efforts, we also grow resources and partnerships to better serve our local community.

Financial

four stars

92.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 09/01/2020 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)
91.7%
  Administrative Expenses 5.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.69
  Program Expenses Growth 18.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 30.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Zaman International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Zaman International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Zaman International (MI) 93.98 four stars
The Society of St. Vincent de Paul in Cincinnati (OH) 91.93 four stars
North Dallas Shared Ministries (TX) 98.31 four stars
Community Assistance Center (GA) 91.45 four stars
The Brother Benno Foundation (CA) 93.32 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $974,898
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $230,689
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,205,587
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,205,587
   Other Revenue $338,957
TOTAL REVENUE $1,544,544
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,430,096
   Administrative Expenses $50,463
   Fundraising Expenses $45,619
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,526,178
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $18,366
   
Net Assets $972,125

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
Zaman International has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 09/01/2020 93.98 four stars
2017-12 07/01/2019 90.58 four stars
2016-12 06/01/2019 90.58 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 20-1946065
Name in IRS Master File ZAMAN INTERNATIONAL
NTEE Code P60
NTEE Classification Emergency Assistance (Food, Clothing, Cash)
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable 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 September, 2005
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
Not compensated -- Najah Bazzy President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Zaman International (MI) 93.98 four stars
Crisis Assistance Ministry (NC) 92.89 four stars
Society of St. Vincent de Paul - Phoenix (AZ) 92.91 four stars
OUR Center (CO) 95.71 four stars
American Friends of Yad Eliezer (NJ) 93.98 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Zaman International
26091 Trowbridge Street
Inkster, MI 48141
tel: (313) 551-3994
fax: (313) 633-1211
EIN: 20-1946065

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Board Leadership

Gehad Alawan
Chairman

CEO

Najah Bazzy
Founder, CEO

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