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American Friends of Ateret Cohanim

Making the old city young again

zero star

54.11

248 West 35th Street New York, NY 10001
tel: (212) 216-9270   Web Site
EIN: 11-2706563

Board Leadership
Joseph Frager
Chairman

CEO
Shoshana Hikind
Executive Vice-President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 54.11 zero star
  Financial 47.40 zero star
  Accountability & Transparency 62.00 one star
This rating was published 08/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

zero star

47.40

Accountability & Transparency

one star

62.00

This rating was published 08/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
58.4%
  Administrative Expenses 29.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) < 0.01
  Program Expenses Growth -7.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 134.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Friends of Ateret Cohanim on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Friends of Ateret Cohanim on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Friends of Ateret Cohanim (NY) 54.11 zero star
Central Scholarship (MD) 93.29 four stars
The BISON Children's Scholarship Fund (NY) 95.03 four stars
North Carolina Agricultural Foundation (NC) 94.77 four stars
Seeds of Hope Charitable Trust (CO) 87.70 three stars

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American Friends of Ateret Cohanim provides funding for Yeshiva Ateret Cohanim, a school of higher education in Israel. The Ateret Cohanim institutions in Israel encourage and promote study and observance of Jewish religious traditions and culture. At present, 230 students are learning in one of the Yeshiva's three institutions. The Yeshiva's 1500 graduates have established themselves in a wide variety of professions fields. Dispersed throughout the country, these men now serve as heads of educational institutions, pre-military and other yeshivot, as senior IDF officers and in key security positions. Others are active in law, media, hi-tech, management and business.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $533,552
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $533,552
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $533,552
   Other Revenue $266,235
TOTAL REVENUE $799,787
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $460,085
   Administrative Expenses $269,890
   Fundraising Expenses $34,165
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $764,140
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $35,647
   
Net Assets $-10,138

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: Encourage & Promote the Study of Judaism $460,085 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-04 08/01/2017 54.11 zero star
2015-04 10/01/2016 54.73 zero star
2014-04 06/01/2016 63.23 one star
 
CN 2.0
2014-04 10/01/2015 63.88 one star
2013-04 11/01/2014 65.79 one star
2012-04 08/01/2013 65.34 one star
2011-04 06/01/2012 73.34 two stars
2010-04 09/20/2011 67.33 one star
 
CN 1.0
2009-04 10/01/2010 85.69 three stars
2008-04 10/01/2009 82.72 three stars
2007-04 10/01/2008 72.86 two stars
2006-04 07/01/2007 67.81 one star
2005-04 09/01/2006 91.41 four stars
2004-04 01/01/2006 90.39 four stars
2003-04 08/01/2004 82.17 three stars
2002-04 04/15/2003 74.78 two stars
2001-04 02/05/2003 68.92 one star

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

EIN 11-2706563
Name in IRS Master File AMERICAN FRIENDS OF ATERET COHANEM INC
NTEE Code Q11
NTEE Classification Single Organization Support
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (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 May, 1987
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End April
IRS Forms 990
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  • April, 2016
  • April, 2015
  • April, 2014
  • April, 2013
  • April, 2012

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

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$80,012 10.47% Shani Hikind Executive Vice President

American Friends of Ateret Cohanim provides funding for Yeshiva Ateret Cohanim, a school of higher education in Israel. The Ateret Cohanim institutions in Israel encourage and promote study and observance of Jewish religious traditions and culture. At present, 230 students are learning in one of the Yeshiva's three institutions. The Yeshiva's 1500 graduates have established themselves in a wide variety of professions fields. Dispersed throughout the country, these men now serve as heads of educational institutions, pre-military and other yeshivot, as senior IDF officers and in key security positions. Others are active in law, media, hi-tech, management and business.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Friends of Ateret Cohanim (NY) 54.11 zero star
Simon Youth Foundation (IN) 86.68 three stars
Southern Scholarship Foundation (FL) 87.00 three stars
Daniel Murphy Scholarship Fund (IL) 89.28 three stars
American Indian College Fund (CO) 90.36 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

American Friends of Ateret Cohanim
248 West 35th Street
New York, NY 10001
tel: (212) 216-9270
EIN: 11-2706563

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Board Leadership

Joseph Frager
Chairman

CEO

Shoshana Hikind
Executive Vice-President

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