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New York BBB Wise Giving Report for
Arab-American Family Support Center

A BBB Accredited charity

 



Expiration Date:
09/2016
Name:
Arab-American Family Support Center
Address:
150 Court Street
3rd Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Phone:
718-643-8000
Web Site:
Year, State Incorporated:
1993, New York
Affiliates:
None
Stated Purpose:
" Arab-American Family Support Center (AAFSC) provides comprehensive social services to Arab American immigrant families and children throughout New York City. As a leading provider of social services to the Arab American community, and a member organization of United Neighborhood Houses (UHH), AFFSC has a strong commitment to providing services in a culturally-competent manner. AAFSC addresses the unique needs of the Arab American and larger immigrant community through a variety of programs, services, and activities. "





Evaluation Conclusions
 

              
Arab-American Family Support Center (AAFSC) meet the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.




Programs
 

              
The organization has programs relating to education resources, school programs, newsletters and classes, counseling services, mental health and other health and safety prevention, support group activities, community outreach and cultural programs, immigration issues, prevention programs targeting marital conflict, child abuse, domestic violence and coalition building and advocacy on behalf of the Arab-American community.



Governance
 

              
Chief Executive Officer:
Ms. Lena Alhusseini, Executive Director
Compensation*:
$143,239
Chair of the Board:
Mr. Joseph Elhilow
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation:
Elhilow and Associates
Board Size:
12
Paid Staff Size:
46



*Compensation includes annual salary and, if applicable, benefit plans, expense accounts, and other allowances.




Fund Raising
 

              
Method(s) Used:


invitations to fund raising events, grant proposals, internet
Fund raising costs were 1% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $1,972,845, are donations received as a result of fund raising activities.)




Tax Status
 

              
This organization is tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. It is eligible to receive contributions deductible as charitable donations for federal income tax purposes.




Financial
 

              
The following information is based on AAFSC's Audited Financial Statements for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2013.

Source of Funds  

Goverment Grants

$1,749,722

Foundation Grants and Support

205,756

Contributions- corporate or individual

11,632

Program Fees

5,735

Other Revenues

658

Interest Income

3

Total Income

$1,973,506

Program Expenses  

Family and Children Preventative Services Programs

$1,462,540

Other Programs

216,212

Domestic Violence Programs

110,922

Neigborhood Development and Disaster Relief

58,706
Total Program Expenses:
Fund Raising Expenses
Administrative Expenses

Total expenses

Income in Excess of Expenses

1,848,380
20,323
74,264

$1,942,967

$30,539




Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses


Programs: 95%  Fund Raising: 1%  Administrative 4% 
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Beginning net assets $244,705
Ending net assets 275,244
Total liabilities 191,427

Total assets

$466,671






 

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