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American Hotel and Lodging Educational Foundation (AHLEF)

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

AHLEF is a organizations supporting muiltiple union or employment nonprofit based in Washington, DC that was founded in 1953. As of 2019 they had $2.4 million in revenue and $32 million in assets.

The American Hotel and Lodging Educational Foundation's (AHLEF) mission is to help people build careers that improve their lives, and strengthen the lodging industry.

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Program areas at AHLEF

Scholarships: ahlef awarded 420 academic scholarships to 370 promising hospitality students attending 93 colleges and universities across the country. Additionally, 136 hotel employees received professional development scholarships for certification and distance learning. Ten scholarship recipients were selected to attend the 2018 lodging conference to network with industry leaders and learn about important industry issues.

Apprenticeship: ahlef has three career development programs that it manages - empowering youth project, apprenticeship and debt-free college. These programs attract, train and help retain talent within the industry. The empowering youth project provides grants to community based organizations to fund training programs for youth to begin a career in hospitality and attain the ahla certified guest service professional designation. In 2018, this program launched in 4 cities across the country: baltimore, chicago, los angeles and Washington, dc. The apprenticeship program enrolled 393 hotel management apprentices at 240 hotel properties in 36 states - participants are on an accelerated path to management positions, earning while they learn and acquire industry certifications and credit towards a college degree. In 2018, ahlef partnered with pearson education to launch debt free college at more than 1,500 hotel properties nationwide; this program allows employees to receive continuing education and earn credits towards a college ...

Research and project funding program: seven grants were awarded in 2018 to educate the public in areas such as contributions of the industry during disaster response, food waste management, human trafficking and how to best attract generation z to work in the industry. The following is a complete list: - 2018 lodging survey- impact of the new tax law on the hotel industry- effect of lodging tax increases on us destinations- contribution of the lodging industry during disaster response- generation z and the hospitality industry- regional model to scale food waste management across hospitality- human trafficking legislation affecting the hospitality industry

Form 990s for AHLEF

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Jan 3, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Dec 22, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Jan 18, 2018990View PDF
2015-12Mar 27, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Oct 1, 2015990View PDF
...and six more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for AHLEF

Total grants, contributions, etc.$1,382,925
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$634,855
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$432,229
Net income from fundraising events$-40,427
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$2,409,582

Vendors for AHLEF

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
AsiAssociation management software; CRM software2019-12-03
██████Content management system software2019-12-03
███████Marketing software; CRM software; Content management system software2019-12-03
██████████████████ ███Tax accounting2018-12-03
█████████ ██████████ ███████ ██ ███Capital Campaign Fundraising$15,0002017-12-01
███ ██████████Event Services Golf Classic$309,9772017-12-01

Personnel at AHLEF

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Katherine LugarChief Executive Officer of Ah and La$0Dec. 31, 2018
Kevin CareyChief Operating Officer-Jan. 3, 2020
████ ████████Chief Financial Officer$0Dec. 31, 2018
████████ ████████Senior Vice President of Foundation Programs$136,895Dec. 6, 2017
█ ████ ███████Vice - Chairman of the Board$0Dec. 31, 2018
███████ ███████President$0Dec. 31, 2018
████ ███████Chairman of the Board$0Dec. 31, 2018
███ █████████Secretary and Treasurer$0Dec. 31, 2018
████ ███████Vice - Chairman of the Board$0Dec. 31, 2016
██████ █ ██████Past President and Chief Operating Officer of Edu Inst.$0Dec. 31, 2015
...and two more key personnel

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