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International : International Peace, Security, and Affairs

International Campaign for Tibet

Promoting human rights and democratic freedoms for the people of Tibet

90.87

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

Board Leadership
Richard Gere
Chair

CEO
Bhuchung K. Tsering
Interim President

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.87
  Financial 87.45
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00
This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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.

Financial

87.45

Accountability & Transparency

97.00

This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
80.2%
  Administrative Expenses 4.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 15.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.26
  Program Expenses Growth 3.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by International Campaign for Tibet on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by International Campaign for Tibet on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,932,215
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,932,215
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,932,215
   Other Revenue $52,628
TOTAL REVENUE $3,984,843
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,045,958
   Administrative Expenses $148,362
   Fundraising Expenses $476,794
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,671,114
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $313,729
   
Net Assets $4,322,867

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 $1,111,079 36.5%
Media & Reporting $662,379 21.7%
Human Rights $404,776 13.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 06/01/2021 90.87
2018-12 12/01/2019 77.28
2017-12 12/21/2018 87.16
2016-12 02/01/2018 84.13
2015-12 03/01/2017 78.25
2014-12 06/01/2016 82.59
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 79.05
2013-12 04/01/2015 72.08
2012-12 12/01/2013 72.30
2011-12 12/20/2012 70.61
2010-12 04/01/2012 78.61
2010-12 03/01/2012 77.57
2009-12 09/20/2011 75.00
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 64.77
2008-12 04/01/2010 76.46
2007-12 12/01/2008 82.76
2006-12 02/01/2008 82.65
2005-12 12/01/2006 83.90
2004-12 01/01/2006 82.34
2003-12 11/01/2004 86.93

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
$187,179 5.09% Matteo Mecacci President

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
International Campaign for Tibet (DC) 90.87
Foreign Policy Research Institute (PA) 91.82
The Middle East Media Research Institute (DC) 90.38
The National Security Archive (DC) 92.61
CERGE-EI Foundation (NJ) 95.05

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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

Bhuchung K. Tsering
Interim President

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