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International : International Peace, Security, and Affairs

Americans for Peace Now

Secure the dream

three stars

84.35

2100 M Street, NW 6th Floor
Washington, DC 20037
tel: (202) 408-9898   Web Site
EIN: 13-3509867

Board Leadership
James Klutznick
Chair

CEO
Debra DeLee
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.35 three stars
  Financial 77.88 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Americans for Peace Now (APN) was founded in 1981 to support the activities of Shalom Achshav (Peace Now in Israel). APN is the leading United States advocate for peace in the Middle East. APN's mission is to help Israel and the Shalom Achshav movement to achieve a comprehensive political settlement of the Arab-Israeli conflict consistent with Israel's long-term security needs and its Jewish and democratic values. APN has a wide array of educational programs that reach out to communities around the country, and is a powerful force for mobilizing grassroots support among U.S. citizens. By demonstrating this support, and by working directly with decision makers and government officials, APN promotes U.S. policies that further the peace process.

Americans for Peace Now (APN) was founded in 1981 to support the activities of Shalom Achshav (Peace Now in Israel). APN is the leading United States advocate for peace in the Middle East. APN's mission is to help Israel and the Shalom Achshav movement to achieve a comprehensive political settlement of the Arab-Israeli conflict consistent with Israel's long-term security needs and its Jewish and democratic values. APN has a wide array of educational programs that reach out to communities around the country, and is a powerful force for mobilizing grassroots support among U.S. citizens. By demonstrating this support, and by working directly with decision makers and government officials, APN promotes U.S. policies that further the peace process.

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Financial

two stars

77.88

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 05/01/2018 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)
77.6%
  Administrative Expenses 13.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.21
  Program Expenses Growth -4.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Americans for Peace Now on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Americans for Peace Now on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Americans for Peace Now (DC) 84.35 three stars
The Rotary Foundation of Rotary International (IL) 97.51 four stars
The Prem Rawat Foundation (CA) 99.54 four stars
Friends of Israel Disabled Veterans – Beit Halochem (NY) 90.86 four stars
Jamestown Foundation (DC) 89.73 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,597,454
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,597,454
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,597,454
   Other Revenue $19,492
TOTAL REVENUE $1,616,946
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,393,710
   Administrative Expenses $262,539
   Fundraising Expenses $165,954
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,822,203
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-205,257
   
Net Assets $420,059

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
Distribution of Educational Materials $654,110 46.9%
Policy Development, Government Affairs and Media $392,110 28.1%
Grants to Sha'al $205,500 14.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 05/01/2018 84.35 three stars
2015-12 06/01/2017 86.31 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 89.25 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 04/01/2016 82.53 three stars
2013-12 03/01/2016 82.07 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 81.09 three stars
2012-12 03/01/2014 82.48 three stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 78.36 two stars
2010-12 05/01/2012 78.42 two stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 77.51 two stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 75.45 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 03/01/2011 70.36 two stars
2008-12 06/01/2010 67.78 one star
2007-12 05/01/2009 76.02 two stars
2006-12 04/01/2008 89.69 three stars
2005-12 03/01/2007 90.70 four stars
2004-12 04/01/2006 93.27 four stars
2003-12 07/01/2005 73.04 two stars
2002-12 05/01/2004 73.01 two stars
2001-12 04/15/2003 64.80 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 13-3509867
Name in IRS Master File AMERICANS FOR PEACE NOW INC
NTEE Code Q40
NTEE Classification International Peace and Security
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (123) Discussion groups, forums, panels lectures, etc.
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, 1989
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$228,866 12.55% Debra DeLee President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Americans for Peace Now (DC) 84.35 three stars
Center for Security Policy (DC) 88.29 three stars
Religions for Peace (NY) 89.00 three stars
The Israel Project (DC) 85.66 three stars
American Friends of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem (CT) 91.36 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Americans for Peace Now
2100 M Street, NW
6th Floor
Washington, DC 20037
tel: (202) 408-9898
fax: (202) 408-9899
EIN: 13-3509867

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Board Leadership

James Klutznick
Chair

CEO

Debra DeLee
President, CEO

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