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Action Against Hunger USA

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Action Against Hunger USA is a social advocacy organization based in New York, NY that was founded in 1985. As of 2018 they had $184 million in revenue and $104 million in assets.

Action Against Hunger, a global humanitarian organization committed to ending world hunger, works to save the lives of malnourished children while providing communities with access to safe water and sustainable solutions to hunger.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Acf International.

New York, NY
Q30: International Development, Relief Services

Form 990s for Action Against Hunger USA

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2017-12Dec 22, 2018990 PDF
2016-12Nov 15, 2017990 PDF
2015-12Jan 10, 2017990 PDF
2014-12Aug 4, 2015990 PDF
2014-12Jul 10, 2015990 PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Action Against Hunger USA


Federated campaigns$0
Membership dues$0
Fundraising event contributions$1,122,671
Related organizations$0
Government grants (contributions)$109,714,755
Normal grants, contributions, etc.$72,036,961
Non-cash contributions$52,357,108
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$245
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$15,000
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$44,697
Net income from fundraising events$-109,435
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$1,942,787
Total revenues$184,767,681


Grants to govts. and orgs. in USA$0
Grants to individuals in USA$0
Grants to govts., orgs., and individuals outside USA$0
Benefits paid to or for members$0
Compensation of current officers, etc.$545,138
Compensation not included above, to disqualified persons$0
Non-officer salaries and wages$25,176,836
Pension/retirement accruals and contributions$117,161
Other employee benefits$4,429,065
Payroll taxes$367,006
Management fees$0
Legal fees$87,952
Accounting fees$227,750
Lobbying fees$0
Pro. fundraising fees$427,155
Investment mgmt fees$0
Other fee-for-service$11,670,994
Advertising and promotion$0
Office expenses$3,873,548
Information tech. expenses$0
Royalty expenses$0
Public official travel and entertainment$0
Conferences, meetings, etc.$155,129
Payments to affiliates$0
Depreciation, amortization, etc.$367,489
All other expenses$106,648,081
Total expenses$158,347,012


Cash (non-interest-bearing)$10,294,482
Savings, short-term investments, etc.$6,167,128
Pledges and grants receivable$73,644,893
Accounts receivable$2,244,639
Loans receivable from officers, directors, etc.$0
Loans receivable from other disqualified persons$0
Notes and loans receivable$0
Inventories for use$0
Prepaid expenses and deferred charges$167,240
Buildings, equipment, etc. post-depreciation$1,388,051
Investments, publicly traded securities$0
Investments, other securities$0
Investments, program-related$0
Intangible assets$0
Other assets$10,784,931
Total assets$104,691,364


Accounts payable and accrued expenses$4,619,575
Grants payable$0
Deferred revenue$0
Tax-exempt bond liabilities$0
Escrow or custodial account liability$0
Loans payable to officers and disqualified persons$0
Secured mortgages and notes payable to unrelated third parties$0
Unsecured notes and loans payable to unrelated third parties$0
Other liabilities$21,192,296
Total liabilities$25,811,871

Net asset restrictions

Unrestricted net assets$10,111,139
Temporarily restricted net assets$68,768,354
Permanently restricted net assets$0

Performance indicators

Total margin14%
Working capital$87,898,807
Current assets$92,518,382
Current liabilities$4,619,575
Days cash on hand37 days
Acid test liquidity ratio19.99

Vendors for Action Against Hunger USA

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Gelman Rosenberg and FreedmanTax accounting; Audit accounting2018-12-14
██████ ███Software2018-07-25
██████Content management system software2018-07-24
████████ ████████Fundraising software; Advocacy software2018-07-24
██████Fundraising software2018-07-24
█████████Marketing software2018-07-24
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2018-07-24
███ ███████ ██████████ ███Fundraiser; Development$426,9052017-12-01
...and one more vendors

Personnel at Action Against Hunger USA

NameTitleCompensationLast updated
Jean-Michel GrandExecutive Director-April 19, 2016
███████ █████████Director of Operations-Jan. 24, 2018
██████ ███████Director of Finance-Jan. 24, 2018
████ ██ ██████Director of External Relations-March 6, 2016
█████████ ██████Head of Communications-May 21, 2016
███ █████Director of External Relations-Jan. 24, 2018
████ ████████Director of Technical Expertise and Research-Jan. 24, 2018
█████ ████████Technical Director-May 3, 2017
█████ █████████Head of Advocacy-May 21, 2016
█████ ████████Event Director-Feb. 12, 2016
...and 14 more key personnel

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