International : International Peace, Security, and Affairs

Women's Learning Partnership

For Rights, Development, and Peace

three stars

89.70

4343 Montgomery Avenue Suite 201
Bethesda, MD 20814
tel: (301) 654-2774   Web Site
EIN: 52-2199581

CEO
Mahnaz Afkhami
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.70 three stars
  Financial 90.47 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Women's Learning Partnership (WLP) is dedicated to women's leadership and empowerment. At its essence, WLP is a builder of networks, working with 20 autonomous and independent partner organizations in the Global South to empower women to transform their families, communities, and societies. WLP's work uses the programmatic strategies of (1) leadership and advocacy curriculum development in 20 languages, (2) training at the grassroots, national, and regional levels (3) strengthening civil society, and (4) women's human rights advocacy and movement building. Our primary objectives are to increase the number of women taking on leadership and decision-making roles at family, community, and national levels, and to improve the effectiveness of feminist movements in Muslim-majority societies and globally by strengthening the capacity of our partner organizations. We invite you to keep up to date on the results that you help make possible: WLP Blog www.learningpartnership.org/blog

Women's Learning Partnership (WLP) is dedicated to women's leadership and empowerment. At its essence, WLP is a builder of networks, working with 20 autonomous and independent partner organizations in the Global South to empower women to transform their families, communities, and societies. WLP's work uses the programmatic strategies of (1) leadership and advocacy curriculum development in 20 languages, (2) training at the grassroots, national, and regional levels (3) strengthening civil society, and (4) women's human rights advocacy and movement building. Our primary objectives are to increase the number of women taking on leadership and decision-making roles at family, community, and national levels, and to improve the effectiveness of feminist movements in Muslim-majority societies and globally by strengthening the capacity of our partner organizations. We invite you to keep up to date on the results that you help make possible: WLP Blog www.learningpartnership.org/blog

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Financial

four stars

90.47

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
86.4%
  Administrative Expenses 11.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.13
  Program Expenses Growth -3.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Women's Learning Partnership on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Women's Learning Partnership on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $297,988
   Federated Campaigns $7
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,383,089
Total Contributions $1,681,084
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,681,084
   Other Revenue $59,762
TOTAL REVENUE $1,740,846
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,457,397
   Administrative Expenses $154,543
   Fundraising Expenses $31,467
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,643,407
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $97,439
   
Net Assets $2,059,204

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$105,744 6.43% Mahnaz Afkhami President & CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$64,480 3.92% Lina Abou- Habib Executive Director
$16,000 0.97% Yakin Erturk Director

Mission

Women's Learning Partnership (WLP) is dedicated to women's leadership and empowerment. At its essence, WLP is a builder of networks, working with 20 autonomous and independent partner organizations in the Global South to empower women to transform their families, communities, and societies. WLP's work uses the programmatic strategies of (1) leadership and advocacy curriculum development in 20 languages, (2) training at the grassroots, national, and regional levels (3) strengthening civil society, and (4) women's human rights advocacy and movement building. Our primary objectives are to increase the number of women taking on leadership and decision-making roles at family, community, and national levels, and to improve the effectiveness of feminist movements in Muslim-majority societies and globally by strengthening the capacity of our partner organizations. We invite you to keep up to date on the results that you help make possible: WLP Blog www.learningpartnership.org/blog

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A Jewish Voice for Peace (CA) 88.26 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Women's Learning Partnership
4343 Montgomery Avenue
Suite 201
Bethesda, MD 20814
tel: (301) 654-2774
fax: (301) 654-2775
EIN: 52-2199581

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CEO

Mahnaz Afkhami
President and CEO