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Comic Relief US (AGB)

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AGB is a organizations supporting multiple international-focused nonprofit based in New York, NY that was founded in 2006. As of 2020 they had $52 million in revenue and $19 million in assets.

America Gives Back's ("AGB") mission includes charitable and educational activities with the aim of eliminating poverty and improving conditions for children and disadvantaged persons in the United States and throughout the world, particularly Africa.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Comic Relief; Formerly Known As America Gives Back; and America Gives Back.

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Program areas at AGB

Red nose day is a fundraising campaign run by the non-profit organization Comic Relief, Inc. It is part of a global movement that unites celebrities, comedy and the public to raise awareness and money to help children in need in the Us and internationally. Red nose day has raised over $1 billion dollars globally in the last 25 years. In 2019, the fifth annual red nose day was held on may 23, 2019. Within the first five years, red nose day has raised over $200 million in America. Money raised is used to address the immediate needs of children by making grants to organizations to keep kids safe, healthy and educated.

In september 2017, Comic Relief was approached by silent content ventures, llc to assist with hand in hand hurricane Relief benefit, held on september 12, 2017. The benefit raised over $50 million dollars. Comic reliefs role in the benefit was to manage campaign fundraising and grant making. This was done by receiving donations into a hurricane Relief fund. Comic Relief advised silent content ventures regarding donor solicitations and communications, managing platforms, receiving donations, grant making and monitoring of grants. In 2019 we continued to monitor and deliver grants to the selected recipients As per the agreements signed in 2017.

Form 990s for AGB

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-12Sep 2, 2020990View PDF
2018-12Aug 9, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Sep 12, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Nov 9, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Aug 29, 2016990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for AGB

Total grants, contributions, etc.$52,148,605
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$156,293
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$36,507
Total revenues$52,341,405

Vendors for AGB

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Grant Thornton LLPTax accounting2020-09-02
██████Content management system software2020-06-16
██████Fundraising software2020-06-16
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-06-16
██████████ ███Educational Services$317,3002019-12-01
███████ ██████████████Donation Processing$727,4122019-12-01
█████████ ██████ █████ ████Legal Services$209,4112019-12-01
██ ████████ ██████ ███Creative Services$436,7152019-12-01
...and three more vendors

Personnel at AGB

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Alison MooreChief Executive Officer-Sept. 2, 2020
Kristin EllingtonSenior Vice President Operations and Finance$225,383Dec. 31, 2019
██████ ███████Senior Vice President Fundraising and Development$192,857Dec. 31, 2019
███████ ██████Vice President Campaign Operations$165,336Dec. 31, 2019
█████ █████Senior Vice President of Grants Program$182,670Dec. 31, 2019
████ ██████████Senior Vice President Brand and Marketing$225,586Dec. 31, 2019
████ ███████Executive Director, Brand and Creative-April 22, 2018
████ █████Interim Executive Director, Finance and Resources-April 22, 2018
██████ ████Director Communications$118,553Dec. 31, 2019
████████ ██████Director of Digital$153,393Dec. 31, 2019
...and 14 more key personnel

Peer organizations supporting multiple foreign affairs and international nonprofits

1Concern Worldwide US501(c)(3)$39 millionNew York, NY
2The Ireland Funds America501(c)(3)$28 millionBoston, MA
3Christian Relief International501(c)(3)$27 millionLancaster, PA
4Give2Asia501(c)(3)$25 millionOakland, CA
5Global Impact501(c)(3)$74 millionAlexandria, VA
6Carnegie Corporation of New York501(c)(3)$231 millionNew York, NY
7The Fund For Public Schools501(c)(3)$19 millionNew York, NY
8GreaterGood.org501(c)(3)$62 millionSeattle, WA
9Islamic Relief USA501(c)(3)$106 millionAlexandria, VA
10World Jewish Congress American Section501(c)(3)$25 millionNew York, NY
11Mertz Gilmore Foundation501(c)(3)$24 millionNew York, NY
12DonorsChoose org501(c)(3)$150 millionNew York, NY
13GiveDirectly501(c)(3)$55 millionNew York, NY
14We Charity William C Moran and Association PC501(c)(3)$31 millionWilliamsville, NY
15Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Foundation501(c)(3)$17 millionSanta Monica, CA
16James Irvine Foundation501(c)(3)$81 millionSan Francisco, CA
17Lemelson Foundation501(c)(3)$31 millionPortland, OR
18Lumina Foundation501(c)(3)$66 millionIndianapolis, IN
19Jewish Funders Network (JFN)501(c)(3)$19 millionNew York, NY
20Egyptian-American Enterprise Fund (EAEF)501(c)(3)$41 millionNew York, NY
21Fractured Atlas501(c)(3)$29 millionNew York, NY
22Smile Train501(c)(3)$96 millionNew York, NY
23Waterkeeper Alliance501(c)(3)$17 millionNew York, NY
24New York Community Trust501(c)(3)$257 millionNew York, NY
25Cambridge in America (CAm)501(c)(3)$141 millionNew York, NY