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USA for UNHCR

Building support in the United States for the humanitarian work of the UN Refugee Agency

two stars

78.88

1775 K Street, NW Suite 290
Washington, DC 20006
tel: (855) 808-6427   Web Site
EIN: 52-1662800

Board Leadership
Charles DeSantis
Chair

CEO
Anne-Marie Grey
Executive Director/CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 78.88 two stars
  Financial 70.14 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2017 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

two stars

70.14

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2017 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)
68.0%
  Administrative Expenses 3.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 28.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.24
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.43
  Program Expenses Growth 86.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 45.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by USA for UNHCR on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by USA for UNHCR on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
USA for UNHCR (DC) 78.88 two stars
United States Fund for UNICEF DBA UNICEF USA (NY) 85.64 three stars
NetHope (VA) 89.48 three stars
International Peace Institute (NY) 92.20 four stars
United Nations Foundation (DC) 92.01 four stars

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USA for UNHCR is an independent organization that provides support for the humanitarian work of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) through fundraising and education. The organization supports refugee protection and relief programs around the world, meeting needs by providing resources to the world's most vulnerable people. USA for UNHCR also informs Americans about the plight of refugees and the lifesaving work of the UN Refugee Agency. USA for UNHCR supports UNHCR's operations around the world to protect refugees, internally displaced people, and former refugees who are returning home. In more than five decades, the agency has helped an estimated 50 million people restart their lives providing protection shelter, clean water, health services, education, and other humanitarian assistance.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $46,727,157
   Federated Campaigns $658,899
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $47,386,056
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $47,386,056
   Other Revenue $-29,136
TOTAL REVENUE $47,356,920
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $31,125,958
   Administrative Expenses $1,286,453
   Fundraising Expenses $9,464,046
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $41,876,457
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $5,480,463
   
Net Assets $10,858,609

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
Financial Support for UNHCR $31,125,958 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 02/01/2017 78.88 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 77.98 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 03/01/2016 82.97 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 83.12 three stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 70.90 two stars
2011-12 10/01/2012 80.72 three stars
2010-12 11/01/2011 81.17 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 87.86 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 83.10 three stars
2008-12 04/01/2010 80.82 three stars
2007-12 11/01/2008 74.07 two stars
2006-12 11/01/2007 90.82 four stars
2005-12 11/01/2006 90.92 four stars
2004-12 12/01/2005 81.28 three stars
2003-12 01/05/2005 58.72 one star

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 52-1662800
Name in IRS Master File UNITED STATES ASSOCIATION FOR UNHCR
NTEE Code Q42
NTEE Classification United Nations Association
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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 January, 1991
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
$313,290 0.74% Ann-Marie Grey Executive Director, CEO

USA for UNHCR is an independent organization that provides support for the humanitarian work of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) through fundraising and education. The organization supports refugee protection and relief programs around the world, meeting needs by providing resources to the world's most vulnerable people. USA for UNHCR also informs Americans about the plight of refugees and the lifesaving work of the UN Refugee Agency. USA for UNHCR supports UNHCR's operations around the world to protect refugees, internally displaced people, and former refugees who are returning home. In more than five decades, the agency has helped an estimated 50 million people restart their lives providing protection shelter, clean water, health services, education, and other humanitarian assistance.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
USA for UNHCR (DC) 78.88 two stars
International Peace Institute (NY) 92.20 four stars
NetHope (VA) 89.48 three stars
United States Fund for UNICEF DBA UNICEF USA (NY) 85.64 three stars
United Nations Foundation (DC) 92.01 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

USA for UNHCR
1775 K Street, NW
Suite 290
Washington, DC 20006
tel: (855) 808-6427
fax: (202) 296-1081
EIN: 52-1662800

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Board Leadership

Charles DeSantis
Chair

CEO

Anne-Marie Grey
Executive Director/CEO

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