International : Development and Relief Services

Anera

Helping refugees and vulnerable families in Palestine and Lebanon live with dignity, well-being and hope.

four stars

92.56

1111 14th Street NW Suite 400
Washington, DC 20005
tel: (202) 266-9700   Web Site
EIN: 52-0882226

Board Leadership
David F. Nygaard
Chair

CEO
Sean Carroll
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.56 four stars
  Financial 89.49 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Incorporated in 1968, Anera (American Near East Refugee Aid) is a leading provider of development, health, education and employment programs to Palestinian communities and impoverished families throughout the Middle East. Anera helps local institutions become more self-sufficient and effective in serving their communities. Every project is planned in consultation with the communities that ultimately benefit - an approach that ensures relevancy and commitment, and secures the long-term viability of the projects.

Incorporated in 1968, Anera (American Near East Refugee Aid) is a leading provider of development, health, education and employment programs to Palestinian communities and impoverished families throughout the Middle East. Anera helps local institutions become more self-sufficient and effective in serving their communities. Every project is planned in consultation with the communities that ultimately benefit - an approach that ensures relevancy and commitment, and secures the long-term viability of the projects.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of return website visitors
20,711
Number of unique website visitors
108,457
Number of press releases developed and distributed
9
This impact information is current as of January 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

three stars

89.49

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 03/01/2019 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)
94.7%
  Administrative Expenses 3.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.17
  Program Expenses Growth 8.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 32.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Anera on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Anera on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $56,958,673
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $110,924
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $12,239,102
Total Contributions $69,308,699
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $69,308,699
   Other Revenue $395,499
TOTAL REVENUE $69,704,198
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $64,781,450
   Administrative Expenses $2,455,579
   Fundraising Expenses $1,246,553
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $68,483,582
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,220,616
   
Net Assets $11,334,203

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$73,016 0.10% Sean Carroll President, CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$138,132 0.20% William D. Corcoran Former President, CEO
$3,750 0.00% Edward Skip Gnehm Interim CEO

Mission

Incorporated in 1968, Anera (American Near East Refugee Aid) is a leading provider of development, health, education and employment programs to Palestinian communities and impoverished families throughout the Middle East. Anera helps local institutions become more self-sufficient and effective in serving their communities. Every project is planned in consultation with the communities that ultimately benefit - an approach that ensures relevancy and commitment, and secures the long-term viability of the projects.

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Charity Contact Info

Anera
1111 14th Street NW
Suite 400
Washington, DC 20005
tel: (202) 266-9700
fax: (202) 266-9701
EIN: 52-0882226

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Board Leadership

David F. Nygaard
Chair

CEO

Sean Carroll
President and CEO