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Simon Wiesenthal Center
1399 South Roxbury Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90035
tel: (800) 900-9036
fax: (310) 553-4521
EIN: 95-3964928

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Board Leadership

Larry Mizel, Nelson Peltz, Ed Snider


Rabbi Marvin Hier
Founder and Dean

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Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

Simon Wiesenthal Center

Leadership with a global reach

(out of 100)
Overall Score & Rating 87.91 3 stars
  Financial * 83.18 3 stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 4 stars
*Please note that this organization recently received a 4-star rating for the same fiscal period under Charity Navigator's previous 2.0 methodology. You can view that rating via the Historical Ratings tab.
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial Performance Metrics
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity’s total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
  Administrative Expenses 10.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 16.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.17
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.33
  Program Expenses Growth 4.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 12.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Simon Wiesenthal Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Income Statement     (FYE 06/2014)

   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $15,262,304
   Federated Campaigns $2,939
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $6,282,674
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $2,052,298
Total Contributions $23,600,215
   Program Service Revenue $2,513,863
Total Primary Revenue $26,114,078
   Other Revenue $-1,548,912
TOTAL REVENUE $24,565,166
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $19,879,206
   Administrative Expenses $2,771,873
   Fundraising Expenses $3,776,417
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,862,330
Net Assets $61,479,785

Financial Charts

Compensation of Leaders     (FYE 06/2014)

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
$371,689 1.40% Rabbi Marvin Hier President, CEO $412,466
Other Salaries of Note
$281,336 1.06% Marlene Hier Director of Membership Development $120,572


The Simon Wiesenthal Center is a global Jewish human rights organization that confronts anti-Semitism, hate and terrorism, promotes human rights and dignity, stands with Israel, defends the safety of Jews worldwide, and teaches the lessons of the Holocaust for future generations. With a constituency of over 400,000 households in the United States, it is accredited as an NGO at international organizations including the United Nations, UNESCO, OSCE, Organization of American States (OAS), the Latin American Parliament (PARLATINO) and the Council of Europe.

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