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International : International Peace, Security, and Affairs

HIAS

Welcome the stranger. Protect the refugee.

four stars

91.94

1300 Spring Street, Suite 500 Suite 500
Silver Spring, MD 20910
tel: (301) 844-7300   Web Site
EIN: 13-5633307

Board Leadership
Dianne Lob
Chair of the Board

CEO
Mark Hetfield
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.94 four stars
  Financial 89.34 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

HIAS is the global Jewish organization that protects refugees-including women and children, and ethnic, religious, and sexual minorities-whose lives are in danger for being who they are. Guided by our values and history, HIAS helps refugees rebuild their lives in safety and advocates to ensure that all displaced people are treated with dignity.

HIAS is the global Jewish organization that protects refugees-including women and children, and ethnic, religious, and sexual minorities-whose lives are in danger for being who they are. Guided by our values and history, HIAS helps refugees rebuild their lives in safety and advocates to ensure that all displaced people are treated with dignity.

Financial

three stars

89.34

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
77.8%
  Administrative Expenses 16.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.01
  Program Expenses Growth 4.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 28.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by HIAS on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by HIAS on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
HIAS (MD) 91.94 four stars
Refugees International (DC) 88.23 three stars
A Jewish Voice for Peace (CA) 85.64 three stars
International Center for Journalists (DC) 97.75 four stars
Urgent Action Fund for Women's Human Rights (CA) 93.19 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $19,949,218
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $20,737,868
Total Contributions $40,687,086
   Program Service Revenue $1,475,129
Total Primary Revenue $42,162,215
   Other Revenue $6,206,402
TOTAL REVENUE $48,368,617
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $36,998,325
   Administrative Expenses $7,100,620
   Fundraising Expenses $2,664,186
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $46,763,131
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,605,486
   
Net Assets $50,119,235

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
International Refugee Assistance $21,496,565 58.1%
US Refugee Assistance $13,937,620 37.7%
Matching Grant Program $1,564,140 4.2%

Ratings History
HIAS has received 6 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 04/01/2019 91.94 four stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 91.61 four stars
2015-12 07/01/2017 91.02 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 95.87 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 04/01/2015 97.71 four stars
2012-12 10/01/2014 97.70 four stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 90.82 four stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 89.10 three stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 90.23 four stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 91.32 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 92.05 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 06/01/2011 97.73 four stars
2008-12 06/01/2010 95.60 four stars
2007-12 06/01/2009 98.36 four stars
2006-12 04/01/2008 77.81 two stars
2005-12 03/01/2007 77.65 two stars
2004-12 04/01/2006 76.85 two stars
2003-12 03/01/2005 77.32 two stars
2002-12 01/01/2004 78.58 two stars
2001-12 02/05/2003 79.48 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 13-5633307
Name in IRS Master File HIAS INC
NTEE Code Q71
NTEE Classification International Migration, Refugee Issues
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
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 Central - the organization is a central type organization (no group exemption) of a National, Regional or Geographic grouping of organizations.
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date September, 1954
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, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$295,152 0.63% Mark Hetfield President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
HIAS (MD) 91.94 four stars
The Center for Justice and Accountability (CA) 90.79 four stars
PCI Media Impact (NY) 92.32 four stars
World Jewish Congress - American Section (ME) 95.87 four stars
The Fund for Global Human Rights (DC) 89.07 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

HIAS
1300 Spring Street, Suite 500
Suite 500
Silver Spring, MD 20910
tel: (301) 844-7300
fax: (212) 760-1833
EIN: 13-5633307

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Board Leadership

Dianne Lob
Chair of the Board

CEO

Mark Hetfield
President, CEO

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