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MAZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger

CharityWatch report issued
December 2018

Top-Rated Charity
A
CharityWatch Grade
Our independent grade based
on a number of factors.
 
83%
Program Percentage
Amount spent on programs
relative to overhead.
 
$8
Cost to Raise $100
Amount spent to raise
$100 of contributions.

Contact Information

MAZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger
10850 Wilshire Blvd
Suite 400
Los Angeles, CA 90024

Other Names

None

Tax Status

501(c)3

Website

www.mazon.org

Stated Mission

To end hunger among people of all faiths and backgrounds in the United States and Israel.

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Data based on Fiscal Year Ended 06/30/2018

Program Percentage: 83%

The percentage of MAZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger's cash budget it spends on programs relative to overhead (fundraising, management, and general expenses).

$6,800,000

Calculated Total Expenses

(rounded)

 

Cost to Raise $100: $8

How many dollars MAZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger spends on fundraising to raise each $100 of contributions.

$8,900,000

Calculated Total Contributions

(rounded)

Government Funding

0% to 24%

Percentage of cash revenue
coming from government sources

 

Financial Documents

Entity Document Type Tax ID
Mazon A Jewish Response to Hunger IRS Form 990 22-2624532
Mazon A Jewish Response to Hunger Audited Financial Statements 22-2624532
Entity: Mazon A Jewish Response to Hunger
Document Type: IRS Form 990
Tax ID: 22-2624532
Entity: Mazon A Jewish Response to Hunger
Document Type: Audited Financial Statements
Tax ID: 22-2624532

Governance & Transparency

CharityWatch evaluates certain criteria related to a charity's Governance and Transparency. Donors may want to consider a charity's willingness to be open and transparent with CharityWatch to be a good litmus test for determining its commitment to public accountability.
This charity is Top-Rated
What does it mean to be Top-Rated?
 
MAZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger
meets governance benchmarks.
 
MAZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger
meets transparency benchmarks.
Transparency
Provides Financial Information
Audit Accessibility
Governance: Policies
Reports regularly & consistently monitoring & enforcing compliance with a written Conflict of Interest Policy
Reports required, annual disclosure by officers, directors, and key staff of interests that could give rise to conflicts
Reports having a written Whistleblower Policy
Reports having a written Document Retention and Destruction Policy
Governance: Financials
Reports providing copy of tax form to all board members prior to filing it with IRS
Reports that financial statements were audited by an independent accountant
Governance: Board of Directors
Reports at least 5 voting board members
51% or more of voting board members reported as independent
Reports documenting minutes of board and board committee meetings
Privacy Policy
Privacy Policy No Sharing  

  Name Title Compensation
1 Abby J. Leibman President/CEO $238,184
2 Mia Hubbard VP of Programs $140,814
3 Barb Green COO $135,891
1
Name: Abby J. Leibman
Title: President/CEO
Compensation: $238,184
2
Name: Mia Hubbard
Title: VP of Programs
Compensation: $140,814
3
Name: Barb Green
Title: COO
Compensation: $135,891

CharityWatch Analysts perform an in-depth analysis of charities' audited financial statements and IRS tax filings, and often review other documents such as state filings, annual reports, and fundraising contracts during their evaluations. Below are select notes that CharityWatch believes may be of interest to donors.
According to the Mazon: A Jewish Response to Hunger audit of June 30, 2018 (Note 6, Commitments, Employment contract):

"The Organization has an employment contract with its Chief Executive Officer that provides for salary and benefits through June 30, 2022. As of June 30, 2018, the total commitment for this contract was approximately $949,822."

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