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New York BBB Wise Giving Report for
Catalyst

A BBB Accredited charity

 


  • Meets all standards

Expiration Date:
07/2014
Name:
Catalyst
Address:
120 Wall Street
15th Floor
New York, NY 10005
Phone:
212-514-7600
Year, State Incorporated:
1962, Ohio
Affiliates:
Catalyst Canada Inc., Catalyst Europe AG
Stated Purpose:
" Expanding opportunities for women and business. "






Evaluation Conclusions
 

              
Catalyst meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.




Programs
 

              
Catalyst is a membership research organization working with businesses to build inclusive environments for women in the workplace. Some of their programs include research, advisory services, and the information center. The research program suggests recommendations and reinforces business cases. Advisory services provide members with advice to build diversity. The information center responds to requests from member companies, staff members, the media, academics, and the general public.



Governance
 

              
Chief Executive Officer:
Ms. Ilene H. Lang, President & CEO
Compensation*:
$411,565
Chair of the Board:
Mr. James S. Turley, Chairman & CEO
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation:
Ernst & Young LLP
Board Size:
34
Paid Staff Size:
84



*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, general operating support grant proposal
Fund raising costs were 14.1% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $11,886,740, 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 Catalyst's Audited Financial Statements - Consolidated for the fiscal year ended August 31, 2011.

Source of Funds  

Contributions and grants

$6,786,109

Special events revenue (net of direct benefit costs of $449,472)

4,495,545

Donated services and assets

605,086

Advisory income fee

551,916

Honoraria and other

415,239

Interest and dividend income

260,337

Realized and unrealized (loss) gain on investments

176,384

Total Income

$13,290,616

Program Expenses  

Communications

$3,264,078

Research

2,285,418

Advisory services

1,335,600

Information center and services

1,143,341

National education

1,035,254
Total Program Expenses:
Fund Raising Expenses
Administrative Expenses

Total expenses

Income in Excess of Expenses

9,063,691
1,681,915
1,404,802

$12,150,408

$1,140,208




Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses


Programs: 75%  Fund Raising: 14%  Administrative 12% 
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Beginning net assets $13,815,548
Ending net assets 14,955,756
Total liabilities 2,149,476

Total assets

$17,105,232






 

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