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International : International Peace, Security, and Affairs

Bread for the World Institute

Developing strategies to end hunger.

91.45

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

Board Leadership
Sandra Joireman
Chair

CEO
David Beckmann
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.45
  Financial 90.95
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

90.95

Accountability & Transparency

92.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
84.7%
  Administrative Expenses 4.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.71
  Program Expenses Growth 3.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Bread for the World Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Bread for the World Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Bread for the World Institute (DC) 91.45
Center for Global Development (DC) 93.94
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace (DC) 88.67
World Affairs Council of Northern California (CA) 88.06
Migration Policy Institute (DC) 91.93

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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.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,319,815
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $922,845
   Fundraising Events $476,817
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $5,719,477
   Program Service Revenue $17,573
Total Primary Revenue $5,737,050
   Other Revenue $131,042
TOTAL REVENUE $5,868,092
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $6,419,986
   Administrative Expenses $338,162
   Fundraising Expenses $933,816
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,691,964
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,823,872
   
Net Assets $14,678,173

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 $3,681,729 53.4%
Outreach & Advocacy $1,743,625 25.3%
Public Policy $1,466,643 21.3%
Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 91.45
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 84.36
2014-12 12/22/2015 83.13
2013-12 06/01/2015 94.27
2012-12 12/01/2013 93.14
2012-12 11/01/2013 90.30
2011-12 12/20/2012 94.51
2010-12 02/01/2012 92.10
2009-12 09/20/2011 92.04
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 94.36
2008-12 02/01/2010 99.13
2007-12 12/01/2008 94.28
2006-12 11/01/2007 93.78
2005-12 11/01/2006 79.35
2004-12 11/01/2005 77.53
2003-12 12/01/2004 77.38
2002-12 11/01/2003 80.36
2001-12 10/15/2002 75.69

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, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011
  • December, 2010

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 Compensation from Affiliates
$107,238 1.39% David M. Beckmann President $90,011
Other Salaries of Note
$114,770 1.49% Eric Mitchell Director of Government Relations $3,911

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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Bread for the World Institute (DC) 91.45
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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

David Beckmann
President

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