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International : Development and Relief Services (Grantmaking)

The American Committee for the Tel Aviv Foundation

Improving the quality of life of Tel Avivians and enhancing the city's values of innovation, inclusion, and opportunity.

three stars

84.72

1201 Broadway Suite 611
New York, NY 10001
tel: (212) 447-6070   Web Site
EIN: 13-3145161

Board Leadership
Stuart Kurlander
Chairman

CEO
Matthew Bennett
Managing Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.72 three stars
  Financial 84.45 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1977, The American Committee for the Tel Aviv Foundation supports the Tel Aviv Foundation in Israel, and is focused on raising the quality of life of each Tel Avivian through partnerships that enhance the city's values of openness, innovation, inclusion and opportunity.

The Foundation proudly serves as a driver of progress, elevating the City's quality of life through education, the arts, sports, social services, the environment and innovative urban projects. It has established more than 600 projects and raised over $550 million worldwide.

All funds raised are designated for specific projects and boosted by the City's unique matching funds program. This dollar-for-dollar partnership ensures accountability, promotes co-operation between donor and recipient, and strengthens the bond between Israel and the Diaspora.

Founded in 1977, The American Committee for the Tel Aviv Foundation supports the Tel Aviv Foundation in Israel, and is focused on raising the quality of life of each Tel Avivian through partnerships that enhance the city's values of openness, innovation, inclusion and opportunity.

The Foundation proudly serves as a driver of progress, elevating the City's quality of life through education, the arts, sports, social services, the environment and innovative urban projects. It has established more than 600 projects and raised over $550 million worldwide.

All funds raised are designated for specific projects and boosted by the City's unique matching funds program. This dollar-for-dollar partnership ensures accountability, promotes co-operation between donor and recipient, and strengthens the bond between Israel and the Diaspora.

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Financial

three stars

84.45

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 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)
95.6%
  Administrative Expenses 2.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.13
  Program Expenses Growth 8.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 72.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The American Committee for the Tel Aviv Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The American Committee for the Tel Aviv Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The American Committee for the Tel Aviv Foundation (NY) 84.72 three stars
Children Incorporated (VA) 92.92 four stars
One Child Matters (CO) 85.92 three stars
Children of the Nations (WA) 91.16 four stars
India Development and Relief Fund, Inc. (IDRF) (MD) 99.13 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,320,817
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $287,004
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,607,821
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,607,821
   Other Revenue $12,115
TOTAL REVENUE $1,619,936
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,461,172
   Administrative Expenses $85,596
   Fundraising Expenses $158,357
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,705,125
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-3,085,189
   
Net Assets $517,527

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
Provided Support $4,461,172 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 02/01/2020 84.72 three stars
2017-12 12/21/2018 89.50 three stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 82.32 three stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 86.41 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 83.70 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 84.85 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 93.24 four stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 89.73 three stars
2012-12 12/20/2013 86.36 three stars
2011-12 12/20/2012 89.32 three stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 81.48 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 91.50 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 03/01/2011 99.46 four stars
2008-12 05/01/2010 98.82 four stars
2007-12 12/17/2008 98.92 four stars
2006-12 04/01/2008 96.35 four stars
2005-12 02/01/2007 93.04 four stars
2004-12 03/01/2006 85.63 three stars
2003-12 04/01/2005 72.97 two stars
2002-12 02/01/2004 72.98 two 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 13-3145161
Name in IRS Master File AMERICAN COMMITTEE FOR TEL AVIV FDN INC
NTEE Code Q12
NTEE Classification Fund Raising and/or Fund Distribution
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 February, 1983
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, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The American Committee for the Tel Aviv Foundation (NY) 84.72 three stars
Nepal Youth Foundation (CA) 89.82 three stars
Tanzanian Children's Fund (MA) 95.93 four stars
The Global Orphan Project (MO) 93.24 four stars
Kidsave (CA) 86.61 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

The American Committee for the Tel Aviv Foundation
1201 Broadway
Suite 611
New York, NY 10001
tel: (212) 447-6070
EIN: 13-3145161

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Board Leadership

Stuart Kurlander
Chairman

CEO

Matthew Bennett
Managing Director

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