International : Development and Relief Services

Alight (formerly American Refugee Committee)

We build a meaningful life for and with the displaced.

four stars

95.33

615 First Ave. NE. Suite 500
Minneapolis, MN 55413
tel: (612) 872-7060   Web Site
EIN: 36-3241033

Board Leadership
Mark Mortenson
Board Chair

CEO
Daniel Wordsworth
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.33 four stars
  Financial 93.40 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Alight is an open family of organizations that works closely with refugees, trafficked persons, and economic migrants, to co- design solutions that help them build full and fulfilling lives- lives which are alight.

?We work with our constituents to provide health care, clean water, shelter, protection and economic opportunities to more than 3.5 million people in 17 countries each year.

Alight is an open family of organizations that works closely with refugees, trafficked persons, and economic migrants, to co- design solutions that help them build full and fulfilling lives- lives which are alight.

?We work with our constituents to provide health care, clean water, shelter, protection and economic opportunities to more than 3.5 million people in 17 countries each year.

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Financial

four stars

93.40

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 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)
89.5%
  Administrative Expenses 7.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.70
  Program Expenses Growth 7.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 11.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Alight (formerly American Refugee Committee) on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Alight (formerly American Refugee Committee) on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $18,263,980
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $830,348
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $41,918,756
Total Contributions $61,013,084
   Program Service Revenue $104,724
Total Primary Revenue $61,117,808
   Other Revenue $805,579
TOTAL REVENUE $61,923,387
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $50,885,519
   Administrative Expenses $4,356,818
   Fundraising Expenses $1,633,903
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $56,876,240
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $5,047,147
   
Net Assets $36,115,206

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$289,020 0.50% Daniel Wordsworth President

Mission

Alight is an open family of organizations that works closely with refugees, trafficked persons, and economic migrants, to co- design solutions that help them build full and fulfilling lives- lives which are alight.

?We work with our constituents to provide health care, clean water, shelter, protection and economic opportunities to more than 3.5 million people in 17 countries each year.

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Alight (formerly American Refugee Committee) (MN) 95.33 four stars
PATH (WA) 89.08 three stars
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Aga Khan Foundation, USA (DC) 87.58 three stars
Orbis International (NY) 95.47 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Alight (formerly American Refugee Committee)
615 First Ave. NE.
Suite 500
Minneapolis, MN 55413
tel: (612) 872-7060
fax: (612) 607-6499
EIN: 36-3241033

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Board Leadership

Mark Mortenson
Board Chair

CEO

Daniel Wordsworth
President and CEO