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International : International Peace, Security, and Affairs

Americans for Peace Now

Secure the dream

two stars

78.83

1320 19th ST NW STE 400
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 408-9898   Web Site
EIN: 13-3509867

Board Leadership
James Klutznick
Chair

CEO
Hadar SussKind
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 78.83 two stars
  Financial 70.07 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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

70.07

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 10/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
76.5%
  Administrative Expenses 16.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.07
  Program Expenses Growth -3.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 71.2%
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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Americans for Peace Now (DC) 78.83 two stars
Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (NY) 94.03 four stars
Jewish Institute for National Security of America (DC) 86.21 three stars
American Friends of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem (CT) 93.78 four stars
The Prem Rawat Foundation (CA) 96.77 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,461,928
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,461,928
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,461,928
   Other Revenue $-173
TOTAL REVENUE $1,461,755
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,358,191
   Administrative Expenses $245,959
   Fundraising Expenses $115,069
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,719,219
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-257,464
   
Net Assets $124,965

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 $625,399 46.0%
Policy Development, Government Affairs and Media $411,150 30.3%
Grants to Sha'al $194,000 14.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 10/01/2020 78.83 two stars
2018-12 04/01/2020 78.73 two stars
2017-12 04/01/2019 82.25 three stars
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

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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$125,876 7.32% Debra De Lee President, CEO

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Americans for Peace Now (DC) 78.83 two stars
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OneVoice Movement (NY) 86.67 three stars
Jewish Institute for National Security of America (DC) 86.21 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Americans for Peace Now
1320 19th ST NW
STE 400
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 408-9898
fax: (202) 408-9899
EIN: 13-3509867

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Board Leadership

James Klutznick
Chair

CEO

Hadar SussKind
President & CEO

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