International : International Peace, Security, and Affairs

Synergos

Supporting personal reflection, bridging leaders and partnerships to change the systems that keep people in poverty

four stars

97.38

3 East 54th Street 14th floor
New York, NY 10022
tel: (646) 963-2100   Web Site
EIN: 13-3392006

Board Leadership
Peggy Dulany
Founder and Chair

CEO
Don Mohanlal
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 97.38 four stars
  Financial 96.30 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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

Financial

four stars

96.30

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
80.8%
  Administrative Expenses 13.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.02
  Program Expenses Growth 16.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Synergos on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Synergos on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $12,737,425
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $1,975,110
   Fundraising Events $503,058
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,747,727
Total Contributions $16,963,320
   Program Service Revenue $1,344,689
Total Primary Revenue $18,308,009
   Other Revenue $495,206
TOTAL REVENUE $18,803,215
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $11,204,601
   Administrative Expenses $1,710,381
   Fundraising Expenses $821,173
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $13,736,155
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $5,067,060
   
Net Assets $23,415,126

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$307,657 2.23% Robert H. Dunn President & CEO

Mission

Synergos brings people together to solve complex problems of poverty and creates opportunities for individuals and their communities to thrive. Systemic change requires collaboration. Solutions to poverty are often built in silos - and therefore fail. Synergos creates, promotes, and sustains collaborations among business, government, civil society, and marginalized communities. We foster successful collaborations by building trust, designing and implementing change processes, and enhancing the effectiveness of bridging leaders and institutions.
Our approach uses four elements that increase individual and collective effectiveness to address complex problems: personal reflection, bridging leadership, systems thinking and collaboration. This approach develops bridging leaders and helps create inclusive partnerships and institutions - contributing to changes in systems, improved system outcomes, and improved lives.

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Charity Contact Info

Synergos
3 East 54th Street
14th floor
New York, NY 10022
tel: (646) 963-2100
fax: (646) 201-5220
EIN: 13-3392006

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Board Leadership

Peggy Dulany
Founder and Chair

CEO

Don Mohanlal
President, CEO