EIN 43-1634280

Charities Aid Foundation of America

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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
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Program areas at Charities Aid Foundation of America

Donor advised funds: caf America currently operates donor advised funds (dafs) that in fy22 gave over 502,441 grants totaling $479,515,837. We partner with us corporate, individual and Foundation donors who support organizations in 96 countries.
Friends funds: friends funds are available to international charitable organizations to use as a tool to increase support from american donors. During fy22, donors worked with caf America to make 225 grants to 25 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 section 501(c)(3) entity.
Donor advised gifts: in fy22, donors worked with caf America to make 798 single donor advised gifts (dags) totaling $12,292,442. 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 philanthropic advisory services and is a resource for donors interested in supporting a variety of causes.
Revenue and expenses pertaining to the operation and management of program services that is not allocable to any fund or type of fund.

Grants made by Charities Aid Foundation of America

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
The Mark Foundation for Cancer ResearchCharitable Donation$29,675,893
Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF)Charitable Donation$2,378,138
Clooney Foundation for JusticeCharitable Donation$2,281,074
...and 945 more grants made totalling $164,064,690

Who funds Charities Aid Foundation of America

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
General Mills FoundationGeneral Mills Foundation Corpus Account$25,023,040
GofundmeorgUkraine:stand With Ukraine$16,493,948
Pepsico FoundationDisaster Relief - Covid-19$13,763,902
...and 649 more grants received totalling $171,807,385

Personnel at Charities Aid Foundation of America

Betsy HanlonAdvisor To the President and Chief Executive Officer
Theodore R HartPresident and Chief Executive Officer$447,565
Deron LehmanChief Operating Officer$38,531
William ZamagniChief Financial Officer$233,929
Michael PedersenChief of Staff$133,091
...and 35 more key personnel

Financials for Charities Aid Foundation of America

RevenuesFYE 04/2022
Total grants, contributions, etc.$746,606,354
Program services$1,514,727
Investment income and dividends$1,879,428
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$4,037,367
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$289,623
Total revenues$754,327,499

Form 990s for Charities Aid Foundation of America

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2022-042023-03-10990View PDF
2020-042021-04-13990View PDF
2019-042020-10-02990View PDF
2018-042021-02-22990View PDF
2018-042018-12-22990View PDF
...and 8 more Form 990s

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Data update history
June 17, 2023
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2022
June 15, 2023
Updated personnel
Identified 3 new personnel
May 11, 2023
Used new vendors
Identified 2 new vendors, including , and
May 6, 2023
Received grants
Identified 6 new grant, including a grant for $1,252,205 from Carmax Foundation
August 3, 2022
Received grants
Identified 56 new grant, including a grant for $1,472,016 from The Home Depot Foundation and Homer Fund
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Operates donor advised fundsProvides grantsOperates internationallyNational levelTax deductible donations
General information
225 Reinekers LN 375
Alexandria, VA 22314
Metro area
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
Website URL
(703) 549-8931
Facebook page
Twitter profile
IRS details
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Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
T30: Public Foundations
NAICS code, primary
813211: Grantmaking Foundations
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