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New York BBB Wise Giving Report for
French Institute-Alliance Francaise

A BBB Accredited charity

 


  • Meets all standards

Expiration Date:
09/2015
Name:
French Institute-Alliance Francaise
Address:
22 East 60th Street
New York, NY 10022
Phone:
212-355-6100
Web Site:
Year, State Incorporated:
1903, New York
Affiliates:
None
Stated Purpose:
" Promotes and enhances knowledge of French and Francophone culture. "






Evaluation Conclusions
 

              
French Institute-Alliance Francaise (FIAF) meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.




Programs
 

              
FIAF is committed to exploring the immense breadth of French culture by creating accessible and appealing experiences for New Yorkers.



Governance
 

              
Chief Executive Officer:
Ms. Marie-Monique Steckel, Executive Director
Compensation*:
$245,118
Chair of the Board:
Mr. Robert Wilmers
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation:
M & T Bank
Board Size:
38
Paid Staff Size:
141



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




Fund Raising
 

              
Method(s) Used:


Direct mail appeals, invitations to fund raising events, print advertisements (newspapers, magazines, etc.), grant proposals, internet
Fund raising costs were 35% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $2,269,646, 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 French Institute-Alliance Francaise's Audited Financial Statements for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2012.

Source of Funds  

Tuition

$4,530,197

Event Rental

1,228,238

Contributions

1,007,629

Rental Income

946,827

Special Events, net

842,250

Membership Dues

419,767

Ticket Sales

150,539

Other Revenue

103,257

Book Sales, net

49,420

Total Income

$9,278,124

Program Expenses  

School

$3,886,341

Event Management Rental

1,483,647

Programming

1,265,298

Library

854,012

Membership

391,966

Gallery

181,407
Total Program Expenses:
Fund Raising Expenses
Administrative Expenses

Total expenses

Expenses in Excess of Income

8,062,671
816,173
1,857,661

$10,736,505

$(1,458,381)




Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses


Programs: 75%  Fund Raising: 8%  Administrative 17% 
Roll the cursor over the pie chart to see the dollar amounts.


Beginning net assets $9,361,039
Ending net assets 8,122,675
Total liabilities 15,431,690

Total assets

$23,554,365






 

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