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International Campaign for Tibet

Promoting human rights and democratic freedoms for the people of Tibet

two stars

77.28

1825 Jefferson Place, NW Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 785-1515   Web Site
EIN: 52-1570071

Board Leadership
Richard Gere
Chair

CEO
Matteo Mecacci
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 77.28 two stars
  Financial 68.01 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1988, the International Campaign for Tibet (ICT) works to promote human rights and democratic freedoms for the people of Tibet. With offices in Washington, Amsterdam, Berlin and Brussels, ICT monitors and reports on human rights, environmental and socio economic conditions in Tibet; advocates for Tibetans imprisoned for their political or religious beliefs; works with governments to develop policies and programs to help Tibetans; secures humanitarian and development assistance for Tibetans; mobilizes individuals and the international community to take action on behalf of Tibetans; and promotes self-determination for the Tibetan people through negotiations between the Chinese government and the Dalai Lama.

Founded in 1988, the International Campaign for Tibet (ICT) works to promote human rights and democratic freedoms for the people of Tibet. With offices in Washington, Amsterdam, Berlin and Brussels, ICT monitors and reports on human rights, environmental and socio economic conditions in Tibet; advocates for Tibetans imprisoned for their political or religious beliefs; works with governments to develop policies and programs to help Tibetans; secures humanitarian and development assistance for Tibetans; mobilizes individuals and the international community to take action on behalf of Tibetans; and promotes self-determination for the Tibetan people through negotiations between the Chinese government and the Dalai Lama.

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Financial

one star

68.01

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 12/01/2019 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)
69.3%
  Administrative Expenses 3.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 26.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.26
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.19
  Program Expenses Growth -11.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by International Campaign for Tibet on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
Joint Cost Allocation Adjustment applied. Learn more.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by International Campaign for Tibet on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
International Campaign for Tibet (DC) 77.28 two stars
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Carnegie Endowment for International Peace (DC) 91.64 four stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,338,414
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,338,414
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,338,414
   Other Revenue $264,719
TOTAL REVENUE $3,603,133
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $1,809,361
   Administrative Expenses $136,171
   Fundraising Expenses $1,464,903
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,410,435
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $192,698
   
Net Assets $4,009,149

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
Education and Awareness $970,594 35.2%
Media & Reporting $652,305 23.6%
Human Rights $340,134 12.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 12/01/2019 77.28 two stars
2017-12 12/21/2018 87.16 three stars
2016-12 02/01/2018 84.13 three stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 78.25 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 82.59 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 79.05 two stars
2013-12 04/01/2015 72.08 two stars
2012-12 12/01/2013 72.30 two stars
2011-12 12/20/2012 70.61 two stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 78.61 two stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 77.57 two stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 75.00 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 64.77 one star
2008-12 04/01/2010 76.46 two stars
2007-12 12/01/2008 82.76 three stars
2006-12 02/01/2008 82.65 three stars
2005-12 12/01/2006 83.90 three stars
2004-12 01/01/2006 82.34 three stars
2003-12 11/01/2004 86.93 three stars
2002-12 10/01/2003 86.22 three 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 52-1570071
Name in IRS Master File INTERNATIONAL CAMPAIGN FOR TIBET
NTEE Code Q01
NTEE Classification Alliance/Advocacy Organizations
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (430) Defense of human and civil rights
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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, 1990
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$174,047 5.10% Matteo Mecacci President

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
International Campaign for Tibet (DC) 77.28 two stars
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Carnegie Endowment for International Peace (DC) 91.64 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

International Campaign for Tibet
1825 Jefferson Place, NW
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 785-1515
fax: (202) 785-4343
EIN: 52-1570071

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Board Leadership

Richard Gere
Chair

CEO

Matteo Mecacci
President

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