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USA for UNHCR

USA for UNHCR protects refugees and empowers them with hope and opportunity

three stars

80.57

1310 L Street, NW Suite 450
Washington, DC 20005
tel: (800) 770-1100   Web Site
EIN: 52-1662800

Board Leadership
Mark Wallace
Chair

CEO
Anne-Marie Grey
Executive Director/CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 80.57 three stars
  Financial 72.70 two 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.

USA for UNHCR protects refugees and empowers them with hope and opportunity. We are with refugees from their greatest time of need - from emergency or crisis and beyond through the months and likely years that many are displaced from their home countries. We give refugees the hope they deserve, restore their dignity and help them rebuild their lives.

USA for UNHCR protects refugees and empowers them with hope and opportunity. We are with refugees from their greatest time of need - from emergency or crisis and beyond through the months and likely years that many are displaced from their home countries. We give refugees the hope they deserve, restore their dignity and help them rebuild their lives.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Annual revenue
62,466,100
This impact information is current as of September 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

two stars

72.70

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)
68.2%
  Administrative Expenses 3.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 28.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.26
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.33
  Program Expenses Growth 44.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 38.7%
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) 80.57 three stars
International Peace Institute (NY) 95.34 four stars
Friends of UNFPA (NY) 90.57 four stars
United Nations Foundation (DC) 89.68 three stars
World Food Program USA (DC) 85.41 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $56,421,030
   Federated Campaigns $753,693
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $57,174,723
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $57,174,723
   Other Revenue $61,133
TOTAL REVENUE $57,235,856
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $36,178,675
   Administrative Expenses $2,143,827
   Fundraising Expenses $19,219,322
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $57,541,824
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-305,968
   
Net Assets $16,064,797

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 $36,178,675 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 06/01/2019 80.57 three stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 80.95 three stars
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$325,966 0.56% Ann-Marie Grey Executive Director, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
USA for UNHCR (DC) 80.57 three stars
United Nations Foundation (DC) 89.68 three stars
Friends of UNFPA (NY) 90.57 four stars
NetHope (VA) 87.69 three stars
International Peace Institute (NY) 95.34 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

USA for UNHCR
1310 L Street, NW
Suite 450
Washington, DC 20005
tel: (800) 770-1100
fax: (202) 296-1081
EIN: 52-1662800

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Board Leadership

Mark Wallace
Chair

CEO

Anne-Marie Grey
Executive Director/CEO

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