American Jewish World Service, Inc.
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About this organization
Inspired by the Jewish commitment to justice, American Jewish World Service (AJWS) works to realize human rights and end poverty in the developing world.
Program: The Programs Division (PD) oversees and implements AJWS's international grantmaking. In fy2019, AJWS awarded 672 grants to 510 human rights organizations working to defend civil and political rights, advance sexual health and rights, promote climate justice and respond to disasters. AJWS focuses its core work in 19 countries and supports grantees in 20 additional countries (totaling 39) via a donor-advised fund.
Interesting data from their 2020 990 filing
According to the filing documents, the non-profit's mission is defined as “Inspired by the jewish commitment to justice, american jewish world service works to realize human rights and end poverty in the developing world. (continued on schedule o).”.
When referring to its tasks, they were referred to as: “American jewish world service, inc. ("ajws") is the leading jewish organization working to fight poverty and pursue justice in the developing world.”.
- The non-profit's state of operation has been legally reported as NY.
- According to the latest filing, the non-profit's address in 2020 is 45 West 36th Street, New York, NY, 10018.
- The total number of employees reported by the non-profit on their form for 2020 is 143.
- Does not operate a hospital.
- Does not operate a school.
- Does not collect art.
- Does not provide credit counseling.
- Has foreign activities.
- Is a donor advised fund.
- Is not a private foundation.
- Expenses are greater than $1,000,000.
- Revenue is greater than $1,000,000.
- Revenue less expenses is -$4,404,879.
- The CEO compensation policy within the organization is established through an impartial evaluation and approval.
- The organization has a written policy that describes how long it will retain documents.
- The organization has 26 independent voting members.
- The organization has a professional fund raiser.
- The organization was formed in 1985.
- The organization has a written policy that addresses conflicts of interest.
- The organization is required to file Schedule B.
- The organization is required to file Schedule J.
- The organization is required to file Schedule O.
- The organization engages in lobbying activities.
- The organization pays $14,150,563 in salary, compensation, and benefits to its employees.
- The organization pays $5,566,724 in fundraising expenses.
- The organization provides Form 990 to its governing body.
- The organization has minutes of its meetings.
- The organization has a written whistleblower policy.
- The organization has grants to organizations.
- The organization's financial statements were reviewed by an accountant.
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