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International : International Peace, Security, and Affairs

Bread for the World Institute

Developing strategies to end hunger.

three stars

88.98

425 3rd Street SW Suite 1200
Washington, DC 20024
tel: (800) 822-7323   Web Site
EIN: 51-0175510

Board Leadership
Sandra Joireman
Chair

CEO
Asma Lateef
Institute Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.98 three stars
  Financial 86.08 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Bread for the World Institute (BFWI) provides policy analysis on hunger and strategies to end it. The Institute educates its advocacy network, opinion leaders, policy makers and the public about hunger in the United States and abroad. BFWI is the research and educational partner of Bread for the World, generating studies on hunger issues and vital educational resources. We believe that a well-educated and motivated U.S. constituency who care for hungry people will ultimately change the politics of hunger. BFWI helps U.S. citizens tell the story of hungry people in their communities and see our connections to hungry people around the world. By empowering people with information, Bread for the World Institute affects real progress toward ending hunger.

Bread for the World Institute (BFWI) provides policy analysis on hunger and strategies to end it. The Institute educates its advocacy network, opinion leaders, policy makers and the public about hunger in the United States and abroad. BFWI is the research and educational partner of Bread for the World, generating studies on hunger issues and vital educational resources. We believe that a well-educated and motivated U.S. constituency who care for hungry people will ultimately change the politics of hunger. BFWI helps U.S. citizens tell the story of hungry people in their communities and see our connections to hungry people around the world. By empowering people with information, Bread for the World Institute affects real progress toward ending hunger.

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Financial

three stars

86.08

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 02/01/2018 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)
83.9%
  Administrative Expenses 5.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.66
  Program Expenses Growth 3.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Bread for the World Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
Joint Cost Allocation Adjustment applied. Learn more.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Bread for the World Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Bread for the World Institute (DC) 88.98 three stars
Institute for Middle East Understanding (CA) 86.30 three stars
Council on Foreign Relations (NY) 87.25 three stars
Worldwatch Institute (DC) 85.16 three stars
Ibis Reproductive Health (MA) 91.51 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,535,884
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $920,842
   Fundraising Events $378,114
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,834,840
   Program Service Revenue $46,911
Total Primary Revenue $4,881,751
   Other Revenue $283,611
TOTAL REVENUE $5,165,362
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $6,930,725
   Administrative Expenses $460,218
   Fundraising Expenses $802,156
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,193,099
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-3,027,737
   
Net Assets $13,558,348

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
Public Education $3,652,322 49.7%
Public Policy $1,880,447 25.6%
Outreach & Advocacy $1,809,587 24.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 02/01/2018 88.98 three stars
2015-12 02/01/2017 90.24 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 91.45 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 84.36 three stars
2014-12 12/22/2015 83.13 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 94.27 four stars
2012-12 12/01/2013 93.14 four stars
2012-12 11/01/2013 90.30 four stars
2011-12 12/20/2012 94.51 four stars
2010-12 02/01/2012 92.10 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 92.04 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 94.36 four stars
2008-12 02/01/2010 99.13 four stars
2007-12 12/01/2008 94.28 four stars
2006-12 11/01/2007 93.78 four stars
2005-12 11/01/2006 79.35 two stars
2004-12 11/01/2005 77.53 two stars
2003-12 12/01/2004 77.38 two stars
2002-12 11/01/2003 80.36 three stars
2001-12 10/15/2002 75.69 two 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 51-0175510
Name in IRS Master File BREAD FOR THE WORLD INSTITUTE INC
NTEE Code Q30
NTEE Classification International Development, Relief Services
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (124) Study and research (non-scientific)
(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 June, 1985
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 Compensation from Affiliates
$112,740 1.37% David M. Beckmann President $95,648
Other Salaries of Note
$131,429 1.60% Alice Duff Managing Director $115,475

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Bread for the World Institute (DC) 88.98 three stars
Foreign Policy Research Institute (PA) 86.71 three stars
Council on Foreign Relations (NY) 87.25 three stars
Ibis Reproductive Health (MA) 91.51 four stars
Hudson Institute (DC) 91.25 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Bread for the World Institute
425 3rd Street SW
Suite 1200
Washington, DC 20024
tel: (800) 822-7323
fax: (202) 639-9401
EIN: 51-0175510

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Board Leadership

Sandra Joireman
Chair

CEO

Asma Lateef
Institute Director

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