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International House

More than graduate housing, it's a global community

three stars

83.22

500 Riverside Drive New York, NY 10027
tel: (212) 316-8440   Web Site
EIN: 13-1624048

Board Leadership
Frank G. Wisner
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Calvin Sims
President

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.22 three stars
  Financial 84.55 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 82.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Opened in 1924, International House is a vibrant community of more than 700 graduate students and trainees who represent more than 100 countries each year. The mission of International House is to enable its members from around the world to live and learn together in a diverse residential community that builds life-long qualities of leadership, respect and friendship. This mission is achieved by daily interaction among its residents through programs, facilities and residential life designed to foster diversity of thought and experience. Through leadership training, cultural celebrations, informal social activities and exposure to distinguished leaders, International House promotes knowledge and appreciation of diversity and enhances the capacity of its members to effectively communicate and collaborate across cultures.

Opened in 1924, International House is a vibrant community of more than 700 graduate students and trainees who represent more than 100 countries each year. The mission of International House is to enable its members from around the world to live and learn together in a diverse residential community that builds life-long qualities of leadership, respect and friendship. This mission is achieved by daily interaction among its residents through programs, facilities and residential life designed to foster diversity of thought and experience. Through leadership training, cultural celebrations, informal social activities and exposure to distinguished leaders, International House promotes knowledge and appreciation of diversity and enhances the capacity of its members to effectively communicate and collaborate across cultures.

Financial

three stars

84.55

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

82.00

This rating was published 12/01/2017 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)
79.8%
  Administrative Expenses 16.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.20
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.63
  Program Expenses Growth 6.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by International House on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by International House on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
International House (NY) 83.22 three stars
Netherland-America Foundation (NY) 93.25 four stars
Yale-China Association (CT) 91.27 four stars
WorldTeach (MA) 89.39 three stars
Institute of International Education (NY) 89.86 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,545,109
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $623,100
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,168,209
   Program Service Revenue $12,536,765
Total Primary Revenue $15,704,974
   Other Revenue $2,113,635
TOTAL REVENUE $17,818,609
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $13,006,129
   Administrative Expenses $2,386,327
   Fundraising Expenses $581,465
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $15,973,921
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,844,688
   
Net Assets $79,772,486

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
Residential and Programmatic Community $8,674,978 66.7%
Facilities and Auxiliary Services $2,735,991 21.0%
Programming and Leadership Training $1,595,160 12.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 12/01/2017 83.22 three stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 83.35 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 84.56 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 12/01/2015 81.80 three stars
2013-06 12/22/2014 83.79 three stars
2012-06 08/01/2013 84.50 three stars
2011-06 08/01/2012 84.65 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 88.33 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 09/01/2010 85.23 three stars
2008-06 10/01/2009 84.21 three stars
2007-06 09/01/2008 90.98 four stars
2006-06 07/01/2007 86.99 three stars
2005-06 07/01/2006 81.01 three stars
2004-06 07/01/2005 73.99 two stars
2003-06 06/01/2004 61.37 one star
2002-06 06/09/2003 76.32 two stars
2001-06 02/05/2003 81.96 three 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 13-1624048
Name in IRS Master File INTERNATIONAL HOUSE
NTEE Code Q23
NTEE Classification International Exchanges, N.E.C.
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (59) Other school related activities
(279) Other services or benefits to members or employees
(319) Other social activities
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 March, 1938
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$316,437 1.98% Calvin Sims President, CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$482,385 3.01% Donald L. Cuneo Trustee, Former President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
International House (NY) 83.22 three stars
Institute of International Education (NY) 89.86 three stars
Global Minnesota (MN) 92.69 four stars
Yale-China Association (CT) 91.27 four stars
Eisenhower Fellowships (PA) 94.38 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

International House
500 Riverside Drive
New York, NY 10027
tel: (212) 316-8440
EIN: 13-1624048

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Board Leadership

Frank G. Wisner
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Calvin Sims
President

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