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International : Development and Relief Services

The Negev Foundation

Insuring Israel's future through the Negev

three stars

87.29

2121 South Green Road Suite 210
Cleveland, OH 44121
tel: (216) 691-9997   Web Site
EIN: 34-1690546

Board Leadership
Richard J. Bogomolny
Board Chair

CEO
Sam Hoenig
Founder and President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.29 three stars
  Financial 85.79 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Incorporated in 1992, The Negev Foundation is a dynamic resource for the development of Israel's southern region, the Negev. The Foundation supports proven scientific technological and human innovation, and promotes sustainable desert development including agricultural innovations successfully applied in Israel. The Foundation brings together the private farmer, research stations, commercial growers, academic institutions, foreign investors and generous benefactors committed to the growth and success of a modern, democratic country. Through this blend of dynamic players, The Foundation encourages economic self-sufficiency, replacing philanthropic support with business ventures and income derived through the sale of technology in addition to improving the overall quality of life for all inhabitants of the region.

Incorporated in 1992, The Negev Foundation is a dynamic resource for the development of Israel's southern region, the Negev. The Foundation supports proven scientific technological and human innovation, and promotes sustainable desert development including agricultural innovations successfully applied in Israel. The Foundation brings together the private farmer, research stations, commercial growers, academic institutions, foreign investors and generous benefactors committed to the growth and success of a modern, democratic country. Through this blend of dynamic players, The Foundation encourages economic self-sufficiency, replacing philanthropic support with business ventures and income derived through the sale of technology in addition to improving the overall quality of life for all inhabitants of the region.

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Financial

three stars

85.79

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
70.7%
  Administrative Expenses 26.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.51
  Program Expenses Growth 8.9%
  Liabilities to Assets < 0.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Negev Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Negev Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Negev Foundation (OH) 87.29 three stars
Synergos (NY) 92.54 four stars
International Institute of Rural Reconstruction (IIRR) (NY) 90.00 four stars
NESsT (CA) 85.63 three stars
Global Greengrants Fund (CO) 98.23 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $259,471
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $259,471
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $259,471
   Other Revenue $68,756
TOTAL REVENUE $328,227
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $385,588
   Administrative Expenses $136,194
   Fundraising Expenses $13,911
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $535,693
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-207,466
   
Net Assets $1,254,746

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-09 09/03/2019 87.29 three stars
2017-09 06/01/2019 83.00 three stars
2016-09 03/01/2018 81.08 three stars
2015-09 12/01/2016 77.77 two stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 74.38 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 10/01/2015 73.79 two stars
2013-09 03/01/2015 78.23 two stars
2012-09 12/20/2013 73.39 two stars
2011-09 04/01/2013 81.53 three stars
2010-09 08/01/2012 77.96 two stars
2010-09 09/20/2011 74.10 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2008-09 10/01/2009 96.91 four stars
2007-09 05/01/2008 97.13 four stars
2006-09 04/01/2007 97.02 four stars
2005-09 07/01/2006 96.76 four stars
2004-09 05/01/2005 98.71 four stars
2003-09 09/01/2004 84.79 three stars
2002-09 03/01/2004 88.99 three 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 34-1690546
Name in IRS Master File NEGEV FOUNDATION
NTEE Code Q31
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (199) Other scientific research activities
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 November, 1992
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$170,000 31.73% Sam Hoenig President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Negev Foundation (OH) 87.29 three stars
Shared Interest (NY) 92.38 four stars
Room to Read (CA) 92.92 four stars
Grassroots International (MA) 90.84 four stars
Village Enterprise (CA) 93.72 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Negev Foundation
2121 South Green Road
Suite 210
Cleveland, OH 44121
tel: (216) 691-9997
fax: (216) 691-9998
EIN: 34-1690546

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Board Leadership

Richard J. Bogomolny
Board Chair

CEO

Sam Hoenig
Founder and President

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