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Amideast (AMIDEAST)

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AMIDEAST is a foreign exchange based in Washington, DC that was founded in 1951. As of 2018 they had $65 million in revenue and $28 million in assets.

AMIDEAST is dedicated to expanding opportunity through education and training, while strengthening mutual understanding and cooperation between Americans and the peoples of the Middle East and North Africa.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: America-Mideast Educational And Training Services.

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Program areas at AMIDEAST

(1) exchange programsgovernments, donor agencies, Educational institutions, and corporations turn to Amideast for assistance in managing scholarship and exchange programs in the united states for middle eastern and north african students. Successful programs require solid logistics and support: sponsors must determine appropriate selection criteria and make the most of limited resources; candidates seek advice on Educational choices and on handling application, financial, and travel arrangements; and participant progress needs to be closely monitored. Amideast ensures that all these requirements are met so that scholarship and exchange programs can achieve their objectives. Amideast's Services to education and Training program sponsors include program announcement and recruiting of candidates; managing the selection process; placement; predeparture orientation; ongoing advising and monitoring; financial administration; reporting to sponsors. For groups of american students or professionals, Amideast designs and implements academic study, cultural immersion, and professional development programs in the middle east and north africa. These programs ...

Institutional strengtheningfor decades, Amideast has contributed to strengthening institutions in the middle east and north africa through a range of specialized Services and programs designed to meet the needs of governments, nongovernmental organizations, and companies. We have administered programs that improved the quality of teaching and learning at k-12 and higher education institutions, empowered youth to play active and productive roles in their communities, advanced the quality of judicial Training, contributed to faculty development at Educational institutions, raised awareness of the importance of transparency and accountability in local government, and increased the participation of civil society organizations in public discourse. In 2018, Amideast administered-as either a prime or subcontractor-five institutional strengthening projects in the west bank and gaza, lebanon, yemen, and tunisia.

Trainingin response to growing demand for english language Training throughout the middle east and north africa, Amideast has made the expansion of its english language Training programs a priority. In addition to english language classes, Amideast offers preparation for a number of standardized tests including the test of english as a foreign language (toefl), graduate record exam (gre), sat i and ii, and the graduate management admissions test (gmat). Amideast also designs and conducts english for special purposes programs to meet the specialized requirements of public and private sector entities, including national ministries, international and nongovernmental organizations, and businesses. In addition, Amideast combines its experience in language Training and institutional development to help government ministries, public agencies, and Educational institutions develop and improve their own english language Training programs. In addition to english language Training, Amideast field offices offer Training programs and courses that provide individuals and institutions in the ...

Form 990s for AMIDEAST

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-09Oct 12, 2019990View PDF
2017-09Nov 15, 2018990View PDF
2016-09Oct 4, 2017990View PDF
2015-09Nov 2, 2016990View PDF
2014-09Sep 9, 2015990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for AMIDEAST

Total grants, contributions, etc.$2,236,686
Program services$62,560,111
Investment income and dividends$297,145
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$316,084
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$42,208
Total revenues$65,452,234

Vendors for AMIDEAST

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
DrupalContent management system software2020-06-24
██████Fundraising software2020-06-24
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-06-24
███ ██ ███Tax accounting; Audit accounting2020-04-06
███ █████ ███It Services$130,0672018-09-01
██████ ███████ █████████Project Consultant$128,8322018-09-01
██████ ██████Accounting Consultant$172,9582018-09-01

Personnel at AMIDEAST

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Amb Theodore KattoufPresident , Chief Executive Officer and Board Member$343,384Sept. 30, 2018
Theodore H. KattoufPresident and Chief Executive Officer$330,421Sept. 26, 2020
█████ █████████Vice President and Chief Financial Officer$204,131Sept. 30, 2018
█████ ████████Vice President Finance and Chief Financial Officer-Sept. 26, 2020
█████ ██ █████████Vice President Field Operations$183,381Sept. 26, 2020
███████ █████Vice President Administration$158,792Sept. 26, 2020
███████ ███████Vice President Business Development$222,497Sept. 26, 2020
██████ ██ █████Vice President Programs$169,822Sept. 26, 2020
███████████ ██████Vice President Exchange Programs-Sept. 26, 2020
████ ██ ████Chair$0Sept. 26, 2020
...and three more key personnel

Peer international cultural and student exchange programs

1American Councils for International Education501(c)(3)$77 millionWashington, DC
2The Israel Institute501(c)(3)$22 millionWashington, DC
3Meridian International Center501(c)(3)$41 millionWashington, DC
4German Marshall Fund (GMF)501(c)(3)$23 millionWashington, DC
5The Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars501(c)(3)$21 millionWashington, DC
6International Research and Exchanges Board (IREX)501(c)(3)$84 millionWashington, DC
7The Asia Society501(c)(3)$37 millionNew York, NY
8Graduate School Usa (GSUSA)501(c)(3)$33 millionWashington, DC
9Cultural Vistas501(c)(3)$20 millionNew York, NY
10Clinton Global Initiative (CGI)501(c)(3)$28 millionLittle Rock, AR
11East-West Center / Center for Cultural & Technical Interchange Btwn East & West (EWC)501(c)(3)$27 millionHonolulu, HI
12American Center for International Labor Solidarity501(c)(5)$32 millionWashington, DC
13American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC)501(c)(4)$104 millionWashington, DC
14World Food Program USA (WFP)501(c)(3)$18 millionWashington, DC
15International Executive Service Corps (IESC)501(c)(3)$19 millionWashington, DC
16The Aspen Institute501(c)(3)$134 millionWashington, DC
17International City County Management Association501(c)(3)$29 millionWashington, DC
18Close Up Foundation501(c)(3)$35 millionAlexandria, VA
19Greenheart International501(c)(3)$21 millionChicago, IL
20Committee of 100501(c)(3)$16 millionNew York, NY
21University Studies Abroad Consortium (USAC)501(c)(3)$31 millionReno, NV
22AFS Intercultural Programs501(c)(3)$17 millionNew York, NY
23Council on International Educational Exchange / Council International Study Program (CIEE)501(c)(3)$153 millionPortland, ME
24Institute for Study Abroad Butler University (IFSA-Butler)501(c)(3)$40 millionIndianapolis, IN
25Maharishi Foundation USA501(c)(3)$25 millionFairfield, IA