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American Jewish Committee (AJC)

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

AJC is a world peace organization based in New York, NY that was founded in 1906. As of 2019 they had $74 million in revenue and $189 million in assets.

With offices across the United States and around the globe, and partnerships with Jewish communities worldwide, American Jewish Committee works to enhance the well-being of the Jewish people and to advance human rights and democratic values for all.

(212) 751-4000
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Program areas at AJC

Government and international affairs: ajc excels in relationship building and advocacy at the highest levels of government. Ajc understands the issues in depth and maintains relationships with many of the world's key decision-makers, enabling it to have an impact on policy decisions. Ajc maintains international institutes that carry out its advocacy work throughout the world, including in africa, asia, europe, latin america, and the middle east. Ajc has offices or representation in berlin, brussels, jerusalem, paris, rome, sao paulo, sofia, southeast asia, tokyo, warsaw, and new delhi, and has formal partnership agreements with more than 30 jewish community organizations around the world. Ajc's Washington, d.c.-based office of government and international affairs coordinates the organization's international offices and institutes, as well as its engagement with the u.s. administration and congress. These relationships allow ajc to play a meaningful role in advocating for legislative and executive action both in Washington dc and ...

Communications: ajc also relies on public advocacy to accomplish our goals. We rely on our active expansive social media accounts as well as our media relations department to educate the world about our positions and build public support for our initiatives. Ajc op eds appear in different languages around the globe and our videos have thousands of watchers. Ajc experts are widely cited in leading media publications around the globe. In 2018, our #showupforshabbat campaign in the wake of the pittsburgh shooting was viewed by over 250 million people.

Regional offices: ajc maintains 22 regional offices throughout the u.s. These offices establish and build key relationships with public officials, members of congress, and local representatives of foreign governments. Regional offices foster ties with inter-religious and inter-group organizations, as well as civil society generally, in order to build coalitions and mobilize the jewish community to advocate on ajc's priority issues. In 2018, these issues included: affirming israel's place in the world, combating global antisemitism, countering the spread of radicalism and extremism, and fostering american global leadership. Regional offices periodically engage in national campaigns to raise public awareness of ajc priorities, such as asking the administration to create a special envoy on antisemitism and passing hate crime legislation in the us. Ajc also has created the lft (leaders for tomorrow) program which trains high school students on how to advocate for israel on campus and speak out against antisemitism. In 2018, ...

Form 990s for AJC

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Oct 18, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Oct 16, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Sep 14, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Dec 29, 2016990View PDF
2014-12Sep 21, 2015990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for AJC

Total grants, contributions, etc.$64,972,689
Program services$1,649,731
Investment income and dividends$1,800,867
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$1,320,816
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$5,292,186
Net income from fundraising events$-600,822
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$74,435,467

Vendors for AJC

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
DrupalContent management system software2020-06-16
███ ███████████Marketing software2020-06-16
█████ ████████ ███Tax accounting2019-10-18
█ █ ████ ██████ █████ ███████Mail Fulfillment$499,1752018-12-01
██ ████Mail Solicitation and Program Advocacy$502,3672018-12-01
█████ ████████Program and Event Travel Services$2,883,2832018-12-01
██ ████████ ████████Security$431,2012018-12-01
███ ██████████Building Engineers$418,0092018-12-01
...and 20 more vendors

Personnel at AJC

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
David HarrisChief Executive Officer$705,797June 12, 2019
Richard HyneAjc Chief Financial Officer$293,524Oct. 18, 2019
██████ ██████Ajc Chief Advocacy Officer$289,614June 12, 2019
█████ ████████Ajc Chief Policy and Political Affairs Officer$265,831June 12, 2019
█████ ██████Ajc Chief Development Officer$284,803June 12, 2019
████ █████Ajc Chief Legal Officer$239,556June 12, 2019
███ █████Ajc Managing Director, Global Communications-June 12, 2019
██████ █████Assistant Executive Director and Managing Director , Communications and Marketing-Jan. 26, 2018
███████ ██████Ajc Senior Director, Administration, Global Affairs-June 12, 2019
█████ █████Ajc Director, Diplomatic Affairs-June 12, 2019
...and 30 more key personnel

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