Contact & General Information

Friends of the Israel Defense Forces
60 E 42nd St Ste 1820
New York, NY 10165-6217
www.fidf.org
Tax Status: 501(c)3
 

Other Names

Friends of the IDF
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RATING:   A-

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Stated Mission

Initiates and helps support a wide range of social, educational, cultural and recreational programs and facilities for the young men and women soldiers of Israel; also provides support for the families of fallen soldiers.
Fiscal Year Ended 12/31/14

Program Percentage :  75 %

Calculated Total Expenses (rounded) :  $72,000,000 

A charity's Program % is the percentage of its cash budget it spends on Programs relative to Overhead (Fundraising and Management & General Expenses)

Cost to Raise $100 :  $ 9

Calculated Total Contributions (rounded) :  $101,000,000 

Cost to Raise $100 signifies how many dollars a charity spends on Fundraising to raise each $100 of Contributions.

Government Funding

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For the reporting year rated by CharityWatch, this charity received cash grants/contributions from government sources within a range of:

0% to 24%

Financial Documents

Friends of the Israel Defense Forces's rating is based on CharityWatch's in-depth analysis of the following documents for the fiscal year represented:

Entity Document Type Tax Id #
Friends of the Israel Defense Forces Audited Financial Statements 13-3156445
Friends of the Israel Defense Forces IRS Form 990 13-3156445

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