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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Museums (Grantmaking)

American Friends of Museums in Israel

Recognizes, promotes, honors and supports its outstanding partner museums in Israel.

two stars

73.27

36 West 44th Street Suite 1209
New York, NY 10036
tel: (212) 319-0555   Web Site
EIN: 23-7443023

CEO
Enid Shapiro
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 73.27 two stars
  Financial 83.51 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 66.00 one star
This rating was published 06/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

three stars

83.51

Accountability & Transparency

one star

66.00

This rating was published 06/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
79.8%
  Administrative Expenses 20.0%
  Fundraising Expenses < 0.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.03
  Program Expenses Growth 184.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Friends of Museums in Israel on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Friends of Museums in Israel on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Friends of Museums in Israel (NY) 73.27 two stars
Evansville Museum (IN) 85.69 three stars
Cape Ann Museum (MA) 91.38 four stars
Museum of Arts & Sciences (FL) 89.39 three stars
Dayton Society of Natural History (OH) 85.71 three stars

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The American Friends of Museums in Israel
recognizes, promotes, and honors its outstanding partner museums in Israel by providing exhibition, program, project and financial support through the generosity of its donors. In addition, American Friends of Museums in Israel offers heightened visibility for its partner museums at special events in New York and Chicago and in promotional materials.

Our partner museums in Israel are the Design Museum Holon; Haifa Museums that include the Haifa City Museum, Haifa Museum of Art, Hermann Struck Museum, Mané-Katz Museum, the National Maritime Museum and the Tikotin Museum of Japanese Art; and the Tower of David Museum of the History of Jerusalem.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $367,853
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $367,853
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $367,853
   Other Revenue $-1,128,438
TOTAL REVENUE $-760,585
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $67,266,394
   Administrative Expenses $426,736
   Fundraising Expenses $19,596
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $67,712,726
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-68,473,311
   
Net Assets $1,090,050

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
Raise Funds for Various Museums in Israel $67,266,394 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 06/01/2017 73.27 two stars
2014-12 11/01/2016 25.31 zero star
2013-12 06/01/2016 82.70 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 05/01/2015 80.26 three stars
2012-12 06/01/2014 79.71 two stars
2011-12 07/01/2013 76.16 two stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 68.36 one star
2009-12 09/20/2011 69.94 one star
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 06/01/2011 85.07 three stars
2008-12 05/01/2010 88.77 three stars
2007-12 05/01/2009 92.00 four stars
2006-12 03/01/2008 93.83 four stars
2005-12 03/01/2007 87.75 three stars
2004-12 02/01/2006 81.38 three stars
2003-12 05/01/2005 79.32 two stars
2002-12 02/01/2004 50.00 zero star
2001-12 04/15/2003 90.99 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 23-7443023
Name in IRS Master File AMERICAN FRIENDS OF MUSEUMS IN ISRAEL
NTEE Code Q11
NTEE Classification Single Organization Support
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
(91) Art exhibit
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 April, 1975
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, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

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
$125,000 0.18% Enid Shapiro Executive Director

The American Friends of Museums in Israel
recognizes, promotes, and honors its outstanding partner museums in Israel by providing exhibition, program, project and financial support through the generosity of its donors. In addition, American Friends of Museums in Israel offers heightened visibility for its partner museums at special events in New York and Chicago and in promotional materials.

Our partner museums in Israel are the Design Museum Holon; Haifa Museums that include the Haifa City Museum, Haifa Museum of Art, Hermann Struck Museum, Mané-Katz Museum, the National Maritime Museum and the Tikotin Museum of Japanese Art; and the Tower of David Museum of the History of Jerusalem.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Friends of Museums in Israel (NY) 73.27 two stars
Dayton Society of Natural History (OH) 85.71 three stars
Buffalo Bill Center of the West (WY) 96.25 four stars
Exploratorium (CA) 91.11 four stars
Museum of Arts & Sciences (FL) 89.39 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

American Friends of Museums in Israel
36 West 44th Street
Suite 1209
New York, NY 10036
tel: (212) 319-0555
EIN: 23-7443023

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CEO

Enid Shapiro
Executive Director

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