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Agudath Israel of America

Promoting ideals of Orthodox Judaism

three stars

80.88

42 Broadway Fourteenth Floor
New York, NY 10004
tel: (212) 797-9000   Web Site
EIN: 13-5604164

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 80.88 three stars
  Financial 84.28 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 78.00 two stars
This rating was published 12/21/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Agudath Israel of America promotes the ideals of Orthodox Judaism. Its main work includes conducting Torah projects to advance the study of Torah and observance of Torah ideals; operating youth programs and three summer camps providing an Orthodox Jewish atmosphere, education and recreation; vocational guidance and job training; running senior citizen centers in three areas of New York City; and disseminating information and educational materials relating to issues affecting Orthodox Jewry.

Agudath Israel of America promotes the ideals of Orthodox Judaism. Its main work includes conducting Torah projects to advance the study of Torah and observance of Torah ideals; operating youth programs and three summer camps providing an Orthodox Jewish atmosphere, education and recreation; vocational guidance and job training; running senior citizen centers in three areas of New York City; and disseminating information and educational materials relating to issues affecting Orthodox Jewry.

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Financial

three stars

84.28

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

78.00

This rating was published 12/21/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
86.9%
  Administrative Expenses 11.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.93
  Program Expenses Growth -0.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 23.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Agudath Israel of America on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Agudath Israel of America on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Agudath Israel of America (NY) 80.88 three stars
Maoz Israel Ministries (TX) 92.81 four stars
Messianic Jewish Bible Institute (TX) 89.80 three stars
Hazon (NY) 98.23 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,063,221
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $2,817,357
   Government Grants $32,774
Total Contributions $4,913,352
   Program Service Revenue $6,324,971
Total Primary Revenue $11,238,323
   Other Revenue $183,981
TOTAL REVENUE $11,422,304
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $11,086,000
   Administrative Expenses $1,406,523
   Fundraising Expenses $291,219
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $12,783,742
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,361,438
   
Net Assets $12,554,728

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
Summer Camps $5,634,571 50.8%
Public Affairs $2,174,859 19.6%
Torah Projects $1,822,065 16.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-08 12/21/2018 80.88 three stars
2016-08 03/01/2018 81.53 three stars
2015-08 03/01/2017 82.37 three stars
2014-08 06/01/2016 83.60 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-08 12/01/2015 83.24 three stars
2013-08 04/01/2015 83.32 three stars
2012-08 12/20/2013 84.42 three stars
2011-08 11/06/2012 83.90 three stars
2010-08 12/01/2011 81.70 three stars
2009-08 09/20/2011 73.78 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-08 02/01/2011 94.83 four stars
2008-08 02/01/2010 96.61 four stars
2007-08 12/01/2008 94.65 four stars
2006-08 12/01/2007 84.82 three stars
2005-08 12/01/2006 87.97 three stars
2004-08 01/01/2006 75.96 two stars
2003-08 11/01/2004 76.14 two stars
2002-08 11/01/2003 76.22 two stars
2001-08 02/05/2003 89.03 three stars
2000-08 10/15/2002 86.35 three 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 13-5604164
Name in IRS Master File AGUDATH ISRAEL OF AMERICA INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (325) Camp
(59) Other school related activities
(328) Combat juvenile delinquency
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 March, 1947
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End August
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • August, 2017
  • August, 2016
  • August, 2015
  • August, 2014
  • August, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$97,582 0.76% Labish Becker Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$219,983 1.72% David Zwiebel Executive Vice President
$210,378 1.64% Shlomo Gertzulin Executive Vice President
$191,772 1.50% Yosef C. Golding Chief Operating Officer
$172,423 1.34% Shmuel Lefkowitz Vice President for Community

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Agudath Israel of America (NY) 80.88 three stars
Maoz Israel Ministries (TX) 92.81 four stars
Hazon (NY) 98.23 four stars
Messianic Jewish Bible Institute (TX) 89.80 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Agudath Israel of America
42 Broadway
Fourteenth Floor
New York, NY 10004
tel: (212) 797-9000
EIN: 13-5604164

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