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American Associates, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Supporting Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

90.61

1001 Avenue of the Americas 19th Floor
New York, NY 10018
tel: (800) 962-2248   Web Site
EIN: 23-7270753

Board Leadership
Lloyd Goldman
President

CEO
Doron Krakow
Executive Vice President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.61
  Financial 87.34
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

87.34

Accountability & Transparency

96.00

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)
75.7%
  Administrative Expenses 8.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 16.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.15
  Program Expenses Growth 13.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Associates, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Associates, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Associates, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (NY) 90.61
Grand Island Public Schools Foundation (NE) 93.32
South Carolina Governor's School for Science and Math Foundation (SC) 91.11
Kiddo (CA) 94.07
Manhattan Beach Education Foundation (CA) 95.73

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Founded in 1972, the American Associates, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (AABGU) plays a vital role in sustaining David Ben-Gurion's vision, creating a world-class institution of education and research in the Israeli desert, nurturing the Negev community and sharing the University's expertise locally and around the globe. AABGU fulfills its mission by raising funds and awareness for the University across the United States, showcasing BGU's academic excellence and cutting-edge research from the desert for the world. Established by government mandate in 1969 as a vehicle for the social, economic and scientific transformation of the Negev, Ben-Gurion University is more than a world-renowned institute of research and higher learning.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $37,742,004
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $98,962
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $37,840,966
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $37,840,966
   Other Revenue $11,741,761
TOTAL REVENUE $49,582,727
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $27,076,136
   Administrative Expenses $2,814,044
   Fundraising Expenses $5,569,775
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $35,459,955
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $14,122,772
   
Net Assets $212,817,503

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
Grant Distribution and Support $26,632,609 98.4%
Overseas Student Program $386,936 1.4%
Zin Fellows Leadership Development Program $56,591 0.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-09 06/01/2016 90.61
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 11/01/2015 92.46
2013-09 12/22/2014 88.52
2012-09 10/01/2013 92.04
2011-09 10/01/2012 82.60
2010-09 02/01/2012 80.23
2009-09 09/20/2011 74.90
 
CN 1.0
2009-09 12/01/2010 64.49
2008-09 02/01/2010 89.99
2007-09 09/01/2008 93.54
2006-09 12/01/2007 89.94
2005-09 12/15/2006 92.80
2004-09 02/01/2006 71.50
2003-09 04/01/2005 68.24

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

EIN 23-7270753
Name in IRS Master File AMERICAN ASSOCIATES BEN-GURION UNIVERSITY OF THE NEGEV INC
NTEE Code B11
NTEE Classification Single Organization Support
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (59) Other school related 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 July, 1973
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, 2014
  • September, 2013
  • September, 2012
  • September, 2011
  • September, 2010

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
$356,548 1.00% Doron Krakow Executive Vice President

Founded in 1972, the American Associates, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (AABGU) plays a vital role in sustaining David Ben-Gurion's vision, creating a world-class institution of education and research in the Israeli desert, nurturing the Negev community and sharing the University's expertise locally and around the globe. AABGU fulfills its mission by raising funds and awareness for the University across the United States, showcasing BGU's academic excellence and cutting-edge research from the desert for the world. Established by government mandate in 1969 as a vehicle for the social, economic and scientific transformation of the Negev, Ben-Gurion University is more than a world-renowned institute of research and higher learning.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Associates, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (NY) 90.61
Manhattan Beach Education Foundation (CA) 95.73
American Friends of IDC (NY) 86.56
The Public Education Foundation (NV) 86.44
Virginia Foundation for Independent Colleges (VA) 88.50

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Charity Contact Info

American Associates, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
1001 Avenue of the Americas
19th Floor
New York, NY 10018
tel: (800) 962-2248
fax: (212) 302-6443
EIN: 23-7270753

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Board Leadership

Lloyd Goldman
President

CEO

Doron Krakow
Executive Vice President

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