EIN 43-1634280

Charities Aid Foundation of America

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
53
Year formed
1992
Most recent tax filings
2020-04
NTEE code, primary
Description
Charities Aid Foundation of America (CAF America) is a global grantmaking organization helping donors support great causes by assisting them in making strategic, effective, and tax-advantaged grants.
Also known as...
Charities Aid Foundation America; CAF America

Program areas at Charities Aid Foundation of America

DONOR ADVISED FUNDS: CAF America currently operates Donor Advised Funds (DAFs) and Matching Donor Advised Funds (MDAFs) that in FY20 gave over 257,411 grants totaling $256,768,090. We partner with US corporate, individual and foundation donors who support organizations in 106 countries.
FRIENDS OF CHARITY FUNDS: Friends of Charity Funds are available to international charitable organizations to use as a tool to increase support from American donors. During FY20, donors worked with CAF America to make 191 grants to 68 foreign charitable organizations who have established Friends Funds with CAF America. This CAF America program enables approved foreign charitable organizations to connect with US donors without creating their own US IRC A501(c)(3) entity.
DONOR ADVISED GIFTS: In FY20, donors worked with CAF America to make 644 single Donor Advised Gifts (DAGs) totaling $10,634,829. Single gifts enable donors to recommend grants without establishing a specific fund at CAF America. This program serves as a complement to CAF America's professional advisory services and is a resource for companies and others interested in supporting a variety of causes.

Form 990s for Charities Aid Foundation of America

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-042020-10-02990View PDF
2018-042021-02-22990View PDF
2018-042018-12-22990View PDF
2017-042017-11-06990View PDF
2016-042017-08-10990View PDF
...and 6 more Form 990s

Who funds Charities Aid Foundation of America

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
Fidelity Investments Charitable Gift FundFor Grant Recipient's Exempt Purposes$3,923,756
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...and 209 more grants received

Grants made by Charities Aid Foundation of America

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
The Mark Foundation for Cancer ResearchCharitable Donation$36,000,000
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...and 960 more grants made

Financials for Charities Aid Foundation of America

RevenuesFYE 04/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$419,376,089
Program services$7,680,746
Investment income and dividends$1,014,328
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$56,367
Total revenues$428,127,530

Personnel at Charities Aid Foundation of America

NameTitleCompensation
Betsy HanlonAdvisor To the President and Chief Executive Officer
Theodore R HartPresident and Chief Executive Officer$288,678
Anna HardyChief Financial Officer$30,901
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...and 18 more key personnel

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Morgan Stanley Global Impact Funding TrustIndianapolis, IN$1,387,889,904
Jewish Communal FundNew York, NY$585,272,895
Goldman Sachs Charitable Gift FundNew York, NY$168,523,625
The US Charitable Gift TrustBoston, MA$218,949,196
PayPal Giving FundWashington, DC$180,334,357
American Online Giving FoundationNewark, DE$1,033,218,330
Greater HorizonsKansas City, MO$361,566,026
The SignatryOverland Park, KS$405,509,413
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Tides FoundationSan Francisco, CA$511,078,682
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DonorsTrustAlexandria, VA$112,961,835
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Intermountain Healthcare FoundationSalt Lake City, UT$107,523,033
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Ucla FoundationLos Angeles, CA$557,879,629
Silicon Valley Community Foundation (SVCF)Mountain View, CA$1,710,513,215
University of Colorado FoundationDenver, CO$259,096,557
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Network for GoodWashington, DC$497,451,609
The Robert F Wolfe and Edgar T Wolfe FoundationColumbus, OH$114,824,784
Nonprofit Types
Issues
No issues found
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$428,127,530
2020
Yearly growth
52.9%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$389,229,287
2020
Yearly growth
48.4%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$197,640,249
2020
Yearly growth
25.5%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
53
2020
Yearly growth
35.9%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
225 REINEKERS LANE Suite 375
Alexandria, VA 22314
Metro area
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
Website URL
cafamerica.org/ 
Phone
(703) 549-8931
Facebook page
CAFAmerica 
Twitter profile
@cafamerica 
IRS details
EIN
43-1634280
Fiscal year end
April
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
1992
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
T30: Public Foundations
NAICS code, primary
813211: Grantmaking Foundations
Parent/child status
Independent