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American Friends of the Israel Democracy Institute

Supporting the efforts of the Israel Democracy Institute in Jerusalem

72.99

1266 West Paces Ferry Road Suite 615
Atlanta, GA 30327
tel: (404) 240-7997
EIN: 13-3348313

Board Leadership
Bernard Marcus
Chairman

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 72.99
  Financial 80.78
  Accountability & Transparency 67.00
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

80.78

Accountability & Transparency

67.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
96.8%
  Administrative Expenses 0.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) < 0.01
  Program Expenses Growth 1.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 40.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Friends of the Israel Democracy Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Friends of the Israel Democracy Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Friends of the Israel Democracy Institute (GA) 72.99
Cerge-Ei Foundation (NJ) 88.28
Washington Office on Latin America (DC) 95.47
Council on Foreign Relations (NY) 86.29
Worldwatch Institute (DC) 85.16

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The purpose of American Friends of The Israel Democracy Institute (AFIDI) is to influence public opinion and Israel's decision makers toward the development of a modern, democratic pluralistic Jewish state. The AFIDI supports the Israel Democracy Institute (IDI), founded in 1991 for the purpose of assisting in the important mission of fortifying Israel's democratic institutions and values, still in their formative stages. The IDI is an independent, nonpartisan think tank. The Institute offers politicians and government officials seeking professional and non-affiliated partners a venue for examining ideas and considering practical ways to implement them.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $8,665,800
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $8,665,800
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $8,665,800
   Other Revenue $1,000
TOTAL REVENUE $8,666,800
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $8,456,631
   Administrative Expenses $74,255
   Fundraising Expenses $282,711
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,813,597
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-146,797
   
Net Assets $75,617

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
Research $8,456,631 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 72.99
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 03/01/2016 71.20
2013-12 07/01/2015 69.26
2012-12 04/01/2014 70.37
2011-12 05/01/2013 72.98
2010-12 04/01/2012 76.02
2009-12 09/20/2011 70.09
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 89.61
2008-12 05/01/2010 92.04
2007-12 06/01/2009 83.04
2006-12 05/01/2008 87.36
2005-12 03/01/2007 84.48
2004-12 03/01/2006 91.79
2003-12 04/01/2005 91.35
2002-12 02/01/2004 91.55
2001-12 04/15/2003 91.87
2000-12 10/15/2002 88.34

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

EIN 13-3348313
Name in IRS Master File AMERICAN FRIENDS OF THE ISRAEL DEMOCRACY INSTITUTE INC
NTEE Code Q20
NTEE Classification Promotion of International Understanding
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (911) Foreign organization
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, 1986
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, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011
  • December, 2010

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

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
Not compensated -- Jay Kaiman Executive Director $332,387

The purpose of American Friends of The Israel Democracy Institute (AFIDI) is to influence public opinion and Israel's decision makers toward the development of a modern, democratic pluralistic Jewish state. The AFIDI supports the Israel Democracy Institute (IDI), founded in 1991 for the purpose of assisting in the important mission of fortifying Israel's democratic institutions and values, still in their formative stages. The IDI is an independent, nonpartisan think tank. The Institute offers politicians and government officials seeking professional and non-affiliated partners a venue for examining ideas and considering practical ways to implement them.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Friends of the Israel Democracy Institute (GA) 72.99
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace (DC) 88.67
HonestReporting.com (NY) 91.10
Council on Foreign Relations (NY) 86.29
World Affairs Council of Northern California (CA) 88.06

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Charity Contact Info

American Friends of the Israel Democracy Institute
1266 West Paces Ferry Road
Suite 615
Atlanta, GA 30327
tel: (404) 240-7997
EIN: 13-3348313


Board Leadership

Bernard Marcus
Chairman

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