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International : International Peace, Security, and Affairs

Women Thrive Worldwide

Shaping U.S. policies that help women lift themselves and their families out of poverty

three stars

80.54

1726 M St. NW Suite 1075
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 999-4500   Web Site
EIN: 52-2100597

Board Leadership
Joe Keefe
Chair

CEO
Patricia T. Morris
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 80.54 three stars
  Financial 72.78 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

two stars

72.78

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

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)
68.5%
  Administrative Expenses 16.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.67
  Program Expenses Growth -7.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 16.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Women Thrive Worldwide on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Women Thrive Worldwide on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Women Thrive Worldwide (DC) 80.54 three stars
Washington Office on Latin America (DC) 95.47 four stars
Worldwatch Institute (DC) 85.16 three stars
The National Security Archive (DC) 96.72 four stars
Synergos (NY) 97.38 four stars

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Women Thrive Worldwide (formerly the Women's Edge Coalition) is the leading non-profit organization shaping U.S. policy to help women in developing countries lift themselves out of poverty. Women Thrive develops, shapes, and advocates for policies that foster economic opportunity for women living in poverty. We focus on making U.S. international assistance and trade programs prioritize women. We bring together a diverse coalition of over 50 organizations and 25,000 individuals united in the belief that women are the key to ending global poverty, and empowering them is not only right, it's also the most effective long-term solution to world poverty.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,375,418
   Federated Campaigns $64
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,375,482
   Program Service Revenue $92,800
Total Primary Revenue $2,468,282
   Other Revenue $27,190
TOTAL REVENUE $2,495,472
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,274,694
   Administrative Expenses $303,085
   Fundraising Expenses $301,569
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,879,348
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $616,124
   
Net Assets $1,325,824

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
Basic Education $447,765 35.1%
Economic Opportunity and Trade $339,505 26.6%
Prevent Violence Against Women and Girls $309,263 24.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 80.54 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 81.59 three stars
2013-12 08/01/2015 77.28 two stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 76.76 two stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 75.09 two stars
2012-12 12/01/2013 87.43 three stars
2011-12 02/01/2013 94.88 four stars
2010-12 11/06/2012 84.58 three stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 82.06 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 80.79 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 06/01/2011 71.22 two stars
2008-12 06/01/2010 92.33 four stars
2007-12 06/01/2009 90.13 four stars
2006-12 04/01/2008 96.22 four stars
2005-12 02/01/2007 74.93 two stars
2004-12 03/01/2006 89.47 three stars
2003-12 08/01/2005 87.39 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 52-2100597
Name in IRS Master File WOMEN THRIVE WORLDWIDE
NTEE Code Q32
NTEE Classification International Economic Development
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
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]
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011
  • December, 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
$181,488 9.65% Ritu Sharma President, Co-Founder

Women Thrive Worldwide (formerly the Women's Edge Coalition) is the leading non-profit organization shaping U.S. policy to help women in developing countries lift themselves out of poverty. Women Thrive develops, shapes, and advocates for policies that foster economic opportunity for women living in poverty. We focus on making U.S. international assistance and trade programs prioritize women. We bring together a diverse coalition of over 50 organizations and 25,000 individuals united in the belief that women are the key to ending global poverty, and empowering them is not only right, it's also the most effective long-term solution to world poverty.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Women Thrive Worldwide (DC) 80.54 three stars
HonestReporting.com (NY) 91.10 four stars
The National Security Archive (DC) 96.72 four stars
World Affairs Council of Northern California (CA) 88.06 three stars
The Middle East Media Research Institute (DC) 86.59 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Women Thrive Worldwide
1726 M St. NW
Suite 1075
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 999-4500
fax: (202) 999-4455
EIN: 52-2100597

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Board Leadership

Joe Keefe
Chair

CEO

Patricia T. Morris
President

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