International : Development and Relief Services (Grantmaking)

United Palestinian Appeal

Transforming lives, empowering communities since 1978

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four stars

96.46

1330 New Hampshire Avenue, NW Suite 104
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 659-5007   Web Site
EIN: 11-2494808

Board Leadership
Mohammad Tarbush
Chair

CEO
Saleem Zaru
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.46 four stars
  Financial 95.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Palestinian Appeal, Inc., works to alleviate the suffering of Palestinians, particularly those in the West Bank, Gaza Strip and refugee camps throughout the Middle East, and to contribute to the long-term socioeconomic and cultural development of Palestinian society.

United Palestinian Appeal, Inc., works to alleviate the suffering of Palestinians, particularly those in the West Bank, Gaza Strip and refugee camps throughout the Middle East, and to contribute to the long-term socioeconomic and cultural development of Palestinian society.

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Financial

four stars

95.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 09/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
97.4%
  Administrative Expenses 1.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.27
  Program Expenses Growth 25.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Palestinian Appeal on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Palestinian Appeal on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $23,911,921
   Federated Campaigns $18,215
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $23,930,136
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $23,930,136
   Other Revenue $210,924
TOTAL REVENUE $24,141,060
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $22,706,503
   Administrative Expenses $240,410
   Fundraising Expenses $278,605
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $23,225,518
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $915,542
   
Net Assets $5,015,859

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$124,417 0.53% Saleem Zaru Executive Director

Mission

United Palestinian Appeal, Inc., works to alleviate the suffering of Palestinians, particularly those in the West Bank, Gaza Strip and refugee camps throughout the Middle East, and to contribute to the long-term socioeconomic and cultural development of Palestinian society.

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Charity Contact Info

United Palestinian Appeal
1330 New Hampshire Avenue, NW
Suite 104
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 659-5007
fax: (202) 296-0224
EIN: 11-2494808

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Board Leadership

Mohammad Tarbush
Chair

CEO

Saleem Zaru
Executive Director