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Global Fund for Women

Advocating for and defending women's human rights

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four stars

91.84

800 Market Street Seventh Floor
San Francisco, CA 94102
tel: (415) 248-4800   Web Site
EIN: 77-0155782

Board Leadership
Sharon Bhagwan Rolls & Blythe Masters
Co-Chairs

CEO
Musimbi Kanyoro
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.84 four stars
  Financial 88.87 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Global Fund for Women is a global champion for the human rights of women and girls. We use our powerful networks to find, fund, and amplify the courageous work of women who are building social movements and challenging the status quo. We are committed to getting money and attention where it will make the biggest difference in the fight for gender equality. Since 1987, Global Fund for Women has invested in nearly 5,000 grassroots organizations in 175 countries, helping to win rights for millions of women and girls.

The Global Fund for Women is a global champion for the human rights of women and girls. We use our powerful networks to find, fund, and amplify the courageous work of women who are building social movements and challenging the status quo. We are committed to getting money and attention where it will make the biggest difference in the fight for gender equality. Since 1987, Global Fund for Women has invested in nearly 5,000 grassroots organizations in 175 countries, helping to win rights for millions of women and girls.

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Financial

three stars

88.87

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 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)
81.2%
  Administrative Expenses 6.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.08
  Program Expenses Growth 3.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 27.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Global Fund for Women on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Global Fund for Women on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $14,702,479
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $53,530
   Fundraising Events $12,351
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $14,768,360
   Program Service Revenue $632,619
Total Primary Revenue $15,400,979
   Other Revenue $657,646
TOTAL REVENUE $16,058,625
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $14,123,228
   Administrative Expenses $862,305
   Fundraising Expenses $1,816,508
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $16,802,041
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-743,416
   
Net Assets $20,769,206

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$256,750 1.52% Musimbi Kanyoro President and CEO

Mission

The Global Fund for Women is a global champion for the human rights of women and girls. We use our powerful networks to find, fund, and amplify the courageous work of women who are building social movements and challenging the status quo. We are committed to getting money and attention where it will make the biggest difference in the fight for gender equality. Since 1987, Global Fund for Women has invested in nearly 5,000 grassroots organizations in 175 countries, helping to win rights for millions of women and girls.

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Charity Contact Info

Global Fund for Women
800 Market Street
Seventh Floor
San Francisco, CA 94102
tel: (415) 248-4800
fax: (415) 248-4801
EIN: 77-0155782

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Board Leadership

Sharon Bhagwan Rolls & Blythe Masters
Co-Chairs

CEO

Musimbi Kanyoro
President and CEO