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International : International Peace, Security, and Affairs (Grantmaking)

The Abraham Fund Initiatives

Building a shared future of Israel's Jewish and Arab citizens

three stars

85.76

320 Nevada Street Suite 301
Newton, MA 02460
tel: (877) 440-3440   Web Site
EIN: 13-3556715

Board Leadership
Orni Petrushka and Howard Sohn
Co-Chairmen

CEO
Amnon Be’eri-Sulitzeanu and Dr. Thabet Abu Rass
Co-Executive Directors

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.76 three stars
  Financial 80.27 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1989, The Abraham Fund Initiatives works to promote coexistence and equality among Israel's Jewish and Arab citizens. Named for the common ancestor of both Jews and Arabs, The Abraham Fund works toward a prosperous, secure and just society by promoting policies based on innovative social models, conducting large-scale initiatives, advocacy and public education.

Founded in 1989, The Abraham Fund Initiatives works to promote coexistence and equality among Israel's Jewish and Arab citizens. Named for the common ancestor of both Jews and Arabs, The Abraham Fund works toward a prosperous, secure and just society by promoting policies based on innovative social models, conducting large-scale initiatives, advocacy and public education.

Financial

three stars

80.27

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 05/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
77.2%
  Administrative Expenses 14.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.53
  Program Expenses Growth -19.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Abraham Fund Initiatives on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Abraham Fund Initiatives on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Abraham Fund Initiatives (MA) 85.76 three stars
The Atlantic Council of the United States (DC) 93.91 four stars
American Institute for Contemporary German Studies (DC) 86.76 three stars
National Council on US-Arab Relations (DC) 94.34 four stars
Alexander Muss Institute for Israel Education (NY) 95.48 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,251,802
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,251,802
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,251,802
   Other Revenue $65
TOTAL REVENUE $1,251,867
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,012,706
   Administrative Expenses $257,555
   Fundraising Expenses $165,775
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,436,036
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-184,169
   
Net Assets $1,023,896

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
Support for Keren Avraham $959,004 94.7%
Raise Awareness About Tolerance, Democracy, & Equality $30,027 3.0%
Donor Restricted Contributions for Beyond Words and MEPEACE $23,675 2.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 05/01/2018 85.76 three stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 85.20 three stars
2014-12 07/01/2016 84.61 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 82.99 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 03/01/2016 80.33 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 78.73 two stars
2012-12 06/01/2014 90.15 four stars
2011-12 08/01/2013 80.10 three stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 88.71 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 86.64 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 83.62 three stars
2008-12 04/01/2010 94.07 four stars
2007-06 10/01/2008 93.44 four stars
2006-06 08/01/2008 78.03 two stars
2005-06 11/01/2006 71.50 two stars
2004-06 11/01/2005 73.11 two 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 13-3556715
Name in IRS Master File ABRAHAM FUND INITIATIVES
NTEE Code Q40
NTEE Classification International Peace and Security
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (431) Elimination of prejudice and discrimination (race, religion, sex, national origin, etc)
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 June, 1990
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, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Abraham Fund Initiatives (MA) 85.76 three stars
The Chicago Council on Global Affairs (IL) 90.64 four stars
Committee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting in America (MA) 93.69 four stars
The Washington Institute for Near East Policy (DC) 94.01 four stars
The Atlantic Council of the United States (DC) 93.91 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Abraham Fund Initiatives
320 Nevada Street
Suite 301
Newton, MA 02460
tel: (877) 440-3440
fax: (212) 935-1834
EIN: 13-3556715

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Board Leadership

Orni Petrushka and Howard Sohn
Co-Chairmen

CEO

Amnon Be’eri-Sulitzeanu and Dr. Thabet Abu Rass
Co-Executive Directors

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