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Religion : Religious Activities

Agudath Israel of America

Promoting ideals of Orthodox Judaism

82.91

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

CEO
Labish Becker
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 82.91
  Financial 90.00
  Accountability & Transparency 78.00
This rating was published 08/03/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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.

Financial

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

78.00

This rating was published 08/03/2021 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)
85.5%
  Administrative Expenses 10.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.82
  Program Expenses Growth 10.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 48.8%
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) 82.91
Ohr Torah Stone Colleges and Graduate Programs (NY) 86.99
Maoz Israel Ministries (TX) 87.30
Hazon (NY) 98.23
Jewish Agency for Israel-North American Council (NY) 89.96

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $9,824,195
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $2,267,674
   Government Grants $32,034
Total Contributions $12,123,903
   Program Service Revenue $6,990,402
Total Primary Revenue $19,114,305
   Other Revenue $129,277
TOTAL REVENUE $19,243,582
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $15,848,045
   Administrative Expenses $2,228,329
   Fundraising Expenses $1,006,840
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $19,083,214
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $160,368
   
Net Assets $12,755,510

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 $6,682,141 42.2%
Public Affairs $3,920,581 24.7%
Torah Projects $2,694,840 17.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-08 08/03/2021 82.91
2018-08 12/01/2019 81.36
2017-08 12/21/2018 80.88
2016-08 03/01/2018 81.53
2015-08 03/01/2017 82.37
2014-08 06/01/2016 83.60
 
CN 2.0
2014-08 12/01/2015 83.24
2013-08 04/01/2015 83.32
2012-08 12/20/2013 84.42
2011-08 11/06/2012 83.90
2010-08 12/01/2011 81.70
2009-08 09/20/2011 73.78
 
CN 1.0
2009-08 02/01/2011 94.83
2008-08 02/01/2010 96.61
2007-08 12/01/2008 94.65
2006-08 12/01/2007 84.82
2005-08 12/01/2006 87.97
2004-08 01/01/2006 75.96
2003-08 11/01/2004 76.14
2002-08 11/01/2003 76.22

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
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, 2018
  • August, 2017
  • August, 2016
  • August, 2015
  • August, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
$106,908 0.56% Labish Becker Executive Director $23,500
Other Salaries of Note
$231,728 1.21% David Zwiebel Executive Vice President --
$196,026 1.02% Shlomo Gertzulin Executive Vice President --
$137,900 0.72% Abba Cohen Vice President for Federal --
$113,345 0.59% Shmuel Lefkowitz Vice President For Communities --

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Agudath Israel of America (NY) 82.91
Hazon (NY) 98.23
Jewish Agency for Israel-North American Council (NY) 89.96
Ohr Torah Stone Colleges and Graduate Programs (NY) 86.99
Maoz Israel Ministries (TX) 87.30

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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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CEO

Labish Becker
Executive Director

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