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International : International Peace, Security, and Affairs (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

UNICEF USA

For Every Child

89.18

125 Maiden Lane New York, NY 10038
tel: (800) 367-5437   Web Site
EIN: 13-1760110

Board Leadership
Ewout Steenbergen & Dolores Gahan
Co-Chairs

CEO
Michael J. Nyenhuis
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.18
  Financial 85.00
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00
This rating was published 08/03/2021 using data provided by the charity on a consolidated pro forma 990 which was verified against 990s received from the IRS.

The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) works in more than 190 countries and territories to put children first. UNICEF has helped save more children's lives than any other humanitarian organization, by providing health care and immunizations, clean water and sanitation, nutrition, education, emergency relief and more. UNICEF USA supports UNICEF's work through fundraising, advocacy and education in the United States. Together, we are working toward the day when no children die from preventable causes and every child has a safe and healthy childhood.

The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) works in more than 190 countries and territories to put children first. UNICEF has helped save more children's lives than any other humanitarian organization, by providing health care and immunizations, clean water and sanitation, nutrition, education, emergency relief and more. UNICEF USA supports UNICEF's work through fundraising, advocacy and education in the United States. Together, we are working toward the day when no children die from preventable causes and every child has a safe and healthy childhood.

Financial

85.00

Accountability & Transparency

97.00

This rating was published 08/03/2021 and includes data from FY2020, 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)
88.0%
  Administrative Expenses 3.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.24
  Program Expenses Growth 7.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 66.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by UNICEF USA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by UNICEF USA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
UNICEF USA (NY) 89.18
Friends of UNFPA (NY) 89.04
United Nations Foundation (DC) 90.71
Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (DC) 85.15

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $617,133,173
   Federated Campaigns $278,610
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $8,732,921
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $626,144,704
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $626,144,704
   Other Revenue $3,159,945
TOTAL REVENUE $629,304,649
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $562,783,690
   Administrative Expenses $21,456,587
   Fundraising Expenses $59,971,265
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $644,211,542
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-14,906,893
   
Net Assets $149,477,627

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
Grants to UNICEF and other NGOs $476,690,869 84.7%
Revolving Guarantee Bridge Fund $62,127,143 11.0%
Public Information $19,484,864 3.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2020-06 08/03/2021 89.18
2019-06 04/01/2021 85.99
2018-06 12/01/2019 90.86
2017-06 12/01/2018 83.94
2016-06 07/01/2017 84.39
2015-06 06/01/2016 85.64
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 04/01/2015 95.26
2013-06 07/01/2014 93.69
2012-06 03/01/2013 93.30
2011-06 07/01/2012 89.67
2010-06 02/01/2012 90.15
2009-06 09/20/2011 92.31
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 07/01/2010 91.68
2008-06 04/01/2009 91.55
2006-06 04/01/2008 91.50
2005-06 05/01/2006 91.63
2004-06 07/01/2005 90.84
2003-06 06/01/2004 91.29
2002-06 09/01/2003 85.22
2001-06 10/15/2002 77.46

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 13-1760110
Name in IRS Master File UNITED STATES FUND FOR UNICEF
NTEE Code Q42
NTEE Classification United Nations Association
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (927) Fundraising
(602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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 August, 1949
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
Not compensated -- Michael Nyenhuis President, CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$902,632 0.14% Caryl M. Stern President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
UNICEF USA (NY) 89.18
Friends of UNFPA (NY) 89.04
Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (DC) 85.15
United Nations Foundation (DC) 90.71

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Note: This rating represents consolidated financial data for these organizations:

  • United States Fund for UNICEF
  • United States Fund for UNICEF In Kind Assistance Corporation (20-3287404)

Charity Contact Info

UNICEF USA
125 Maiden Lane
New York, NY 10038
tel: (800) 367-5437
fax: (212) 779-1679
EIN: 13-1760110

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Board Leadership

Ewout Steenbergen & Dolores Gahan
Co-Chairs

CEO

Michael J. Nyenhuis
President & CEO

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