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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.

66.48

405 Lexington Avenue 7th Floor, Suite 753
New York, NY 10174
tel: (917) 970-8846   Web Site
EIN: 23-7443023

Board Leadership
David Genser
Chairman

CEO
Enid Shapiro
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 66.48
  Financial 66.97
  Accountability & Transparency 66.00
This rating was published 08/03/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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 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.

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 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.

Financial

66.97

Accountability & Transparency

66.00

This rating was published 08/03/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
56.9%
  Administrative Expenses 42.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 0.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.07
  Program Expenses Growth 78.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 77.3%
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.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Friends of Museums in Israel (NY) 66.48
Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh (PA) 89.44
Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art (TN) 93.59
Exploratorium (CA) 87.23
National Liberty Museum (PA) 87.74

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $626,905
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $252,958
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $879,863
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $879,863
   Other Revenue $-456,535
TOTAL REVENUE $423,328
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $711,221
   Administrative Expenses $307,843
   Fundraising Expenses $6,880
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,025,944
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-602,616
   
Net Assets $51,169

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 $711,221 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 08/03/2021 66.48
2018-12 05/01/2020 72.10
2017-12 10/01/2019 75.38
2016-12 06/01/2018 66.19
2015-12 06/01/2017 73.27
2014-12 11/01/2016 25.31
2013-12 06/01/2016 82.70
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 05/01/2015 80.26
2012-12 06/01/2014 79.71
2011-12 07/01/2013 76.16
2010-12 04/01/2012 68.36
2009-12 09/20/2011 69.94
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 06/01/2011 85.07
2008-12 05/01/2010 88.77
2007-12 05/01/2009 92.00
2006-12 03/01/2008 93.83
2005-12 03/01/2007 87.75
2004-12 02/01/2006 81.38
2003-12 05/01/2005 79.32
2002-12 02/01/2004 50.00

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)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$125,000 12.18% Enid Shapiro Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Friends of Museums in Israel (NY) 66.48
Historic Deerfield (MA) 92.21
National Liberty Museum (PA) 87.74
Museum of New Mexico Foundation (NM) 96.20
Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History at the McPherson Center (CA) 93.35

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Charity Contact Info

American Friends of Museums in Israel
405 Lexington Avenue
7th Floor, Suite 753
New York, NY 10174
tel: (917) 970-8846
EIN: 23-7443023

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Board Leadership

David Genser
Chairman

CEO

Enid Shapiro
Executive Director

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