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International : Development and Relief Services (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

Aga Khan Foundation, USA

Dedicated to improving living conditions and opportunities for the poor

three stars

87.91

1825 K Street, NW Suite 901
Washington , DC 20006
tel: (202) 293-2537   Web Site
EIN: 52-1231983

Board Leadership
His Highness the Aga Khan
Chairman

CEO
Aleem Walji
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.91 three stars
  Financial 82.91 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/20/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Aga Khan Foundation (AKF) USA, established in 1981 is private non-denomination development organization which promotes social development in low income countries by funding programs in health, education, rural development, civil society and environment.
The Foundation's principal sources of financial support are grants and contributions from individuals, government agencies, and corporations and foundations.

Aga Khan Foundation (AKF) USA, established in 1981 is private non-denomination development organization which promotes social development in low income countries by funding programs in health, education, rural development, civil society and environment.
The Foundation's principal sources of financial support are grants and contributions from individuals, government agencies, and corporations and foundations.

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Financial

three stars

82.91

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/20/2019 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)
77.9%
  Administrative Expenses 20.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 10.37
  Program Expenses Growth 1.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Aga Khan Foundation, USA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Aga Khan Foundation, USA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Aga Khan Foundation, USA (DC) 87.91 three stars
Helping Hand for Relief and Development (MI) 98.23 four stars
World Education (MA) 87.25 three stars
PATH (WA) 91.16 four stars
Orbis International (NY) 93.98 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $56,555,511
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $10,870,001
   Related Organizations $207,000
   Government Grants $7,111,383
Total Contributions $74,743,895
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $74,743,895
   Other Revenue $3,586,247
TOTAL REVENUE $78,330,142
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $30,787,008
   Administrative Expenses $1,122,911
   Fundraising Expenses $1,590,468
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $33,500,387
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $44,829,755
   
Net Assets $397,783,121

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
Grants $24,219,937 78.7%
Multi-Input Area Development Global Development Alliance $2,923,478 9.5%
Strengthening Community and National Resilience (SCNR) $1,594,695 5.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 12/20/2019 87.91 three stars
2018-12 11/01/2019 87.58 three stars
2017-12 12/01/2018 86.72 three stars
2016-12 06/01/2018 92.95 four stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 92.40 four stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 91.38 four stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 95.43 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 90.53 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 91.16 four stars
2014-12 12/01/2015 88.23 three stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 92.24 four stars
2012-12 10/01/2013 99.23 four stars
2011-12 10/01/2012 91.58 four stars
2010-12 07/01/2012 82.82 three stars
2010-12 06/01/2012 80.52 three stars
2010-12 09/20/2011 74.32 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-12 07/28/2011 84.86 three stars
2009-12 02/01/2011 89.27 three stars
2008-12 02/01/2010 80.51 three stars
2007-12 10/01/2008 82.59 three stars

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

EIN 52-1231983
Name in IRS Master File AGA KHAN FOUNDATION USA
NTEE Code Q30
NTEE Classification International Development, Relief Services
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (29) Other religious activities
(40) Scholarships (other)
(994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
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 December, 1981
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
$348,146 1.03% Aleem Walji Chief Executive Officer

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Aga Khan Foundation, USA (DC) 87.91 three stars
PATH (WA) 91.16 four stars
Doctors Without Borders, USA (NY) 93.91 four stars
Church World Service (IN) 85.69 three stars
Zakat Foundation of America (IL) 93.92 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Aga Khan Foundation, USA
1825 K Street, NW
Suite 901
Washington , DC 20006
tel: (202) 293-2537
fax: (202) 785-1752
EIN: 52-1231983

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Board Leadership

His Highness the Aga Khan
Chairman

CEO

Aleem Walji
Chief Executive Officer

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