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International Center for Research on Women

Where insight and action connect

three stars

86.48

1120 20th Street, NW Suite 500 North
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 797-0007   Web Site
EIN: 52-1081455

Board Leadership
Scott Jackson
Chair

CEO
Sarah Degnan Kambou
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.48 three stars
  Financial 80.88 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1976, the International Center for Research on Women (ICRW) works to empower women, advance gender equality and fight poverty in the developing world. To accomplish this, ICRW works with partners to conduct empirical research, build capacity and advocate for evidence-based, practical ways to change policies and programs. ICRW seeks to promote a world free of poverty in which women and men, girls and boys have equal opportunities to achieve their potential and realize their rights. ICRW tackles the complexities of the world's most pressing problems - poverty, hunger and disease - by demonstrating that a focus on women and gender is necessary for lasting social and economic change.

Founded in 1976, the International Center for Research on Women (ICRW) works to empower women, advance gender equality and fight poverty in the developing world. To accomplish this, ICRW works with partners to conduct empirical research, build capacity and advocate for evidence-based, practical ways to change policies and programs. ICRW seeks to promote a world free of poverty in which women and men, girls and boys have equal opportunities to achieve their potential and realize their rights. ICRW tackles the complexities of the world's most pressing problems - poverty, hunger and disease - by demonstrating that a focus on women and gender is necessary for lasting social and economic change.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of website pageviews
457,446
This impact information is current as of September 2019, 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

80.88

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2019 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)
70.6%
  Administrative Expenses 27.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.63
  Program Expenses Growth 12.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 27.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by International Center for Research on Women on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by International Center for Research on Women on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $9,616,365
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,510,529
Total Contributions $11,126,894
   Program Service Revenue $347,385
Total Primary Revenue $11,474,279
   Other Revenue $631,575
TOTAL REVENUE $12,105,854
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $8,640,482
   Administrative Expenses $2,611,017
   Fundraising Expenses $156,940
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $11,408,438
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $697,415
   
Net Assets $7,514,457

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
Research and Programs $4,264,882 49.4%
Asia Regional Office $2,152,999 24.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-09 11/01/2019 86.48 three stars
2017-09 09/01/2018 83.72 three stars
2016-09 11/01/2017 81.28 three stars
2015-09 07/01/2017 75.49 two stars
2015-09 10/01/2016 75.00 two stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 87.62 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 09/01/2015 87.68 three stars
2013-09 12/22/2014 89.68 three stars
2012-09 10/01/2013 92.10 four stars
2011-09 10/01/2012 92.78 four stars
2010-09 08/01/2012 88.07 three stars
2010-09 09/20/2011 87.08 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-09 04/01/2011 92.40 four stars
2008-09 03/01/2010 92.15 four stars
2007-09 02/01/2009 90.52 four stars
2006-09 10/01/2007 85.75 three stars
2005-09 07/01/2006 92.71 four stars
2004-09 08/01/2005 90.71 four stars
2003-09 08/01/2004 76.50 two stars
2002-09 08/01/2003 71.27 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 52-1081455
Name in IRS Master File INTERNATIONAL CENTER FOR RESEARCH ON WOMEN
NTEE Code Q05
NTEE Classification Research Institutes and/or Public Policy Analysis
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (61) Library
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 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 May, 1977
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$337,631 2.95% Sarah Degnan Kambou President

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International Center for Research on Women
1120 20th Street, NW
Suite 500 North
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 797-0007
fax: (202) 797-0020
EIN: 52-1081455

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Board Leadership

Scott Jackson
Chair

CEO

Sarah Degnan Kambou
President

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