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American Committee and the Weizmann Institute of Science

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American Committee and the Weizmann Institute of Science is a biological research center based in New York, NY that was founded in 1944. As of 2018 they had $91 million in revenue and $769 million in assets.

American Committee for the Weizmann Institute of Science has been a driving force throughout the history of the Weizmann Institute - fostering the partnership between science and philanthropy while supporting the Institute's needs.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: American Committee For The Weizmann Institute Of Science.

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Program areas at American Committee and the Weizmann Institute of Science

Funds were transmitted to the weizmann institute of science, a world-renowned scientific research center. Basic research by weizmann institute scientists benefits people around the world, notably in fighting cancer, improving health and medicine, protecting our planet, advancing technology, enriching education, and exploring the physical world. Our scientists work with the brightest minds across the globe, from scientific institutes and medical centers to government agencies and academic institutions, as the they search for the answers to the most challenging questions facing humankind. Our mission is science for the benefit of humanity.

Funds were transmitted to the feinberg graduate school at the weizmann institute of science for scientific and educational purposes. The feinberg graduate school's purpose is to conduct, operate and maintain a graduate school for the study of natural sciences and mathematics. Since its establishment in 1958 as the academic arm of the weizmann institute of science responsible for all student and postdoctoral affairs, the feinberg graduate school has established its reputation as a multidisciplinary center where students strive to the highest levels of knowledge and understanding, under the guidance of creative and original researchers in the natural sciences and mathematics.

Form 990s for American Committee and the Weizmann Institute of Science

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Jun 19, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Jun 14, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Nov 21, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Aug 11, 2016990View PDF
2015-06Jul 28, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for American Committee and the Weizmann Institute of Science

Total grants, contributions, etc.$65,881,000
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$8,034,000
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$17,900,000
Net income from fundraising events$-215,000
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$91,600,000

Vendors for American Committee and the Weizmann Institute of Science

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
CrowdRiseFundraising software2020-03-05
█████████Content management system software2020-03-05
███ ██████Recruitment Consulting$169,3122018-06-01
█████ █████ ███ ██████████Event Management Services$538,3002018-06-01
██████ ████ ███Advertising$316,0592018-06-01
█████████ ██████████ █████████ ██████████Maintenance Services$165,8092018-06-01
█████ ██████████████Fundraising Consulting; Consulting and Support$187,5622018-06-01
████████ ███████ ██████████ ███████Investment management2016-12-31
...and 12 more vendors

Personnel at American Committee and the Weizmann Institute of Science

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Dave DonesonChief Executive Officer-July 18, 2019
Michele WillnerChief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President$305,828May 24, 2019
█████ ██████████Vice President$215,341June 30, 2018
██████ ████████Executive Director$189,574June 30, 2018
██████ ███████Senior Vice President$290,665June 30, 2018
█████ ██████Former Chief Financial Officer$352,746June 30, 2016

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