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East-West Management Institute

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East-West Management Institute is a legal aid society based in New York, NY that was founded in 1988. As of 2019 they had $15 million in revenue and $2.8 million in assets.

The East-West Management Institute, Inc. (ewmi) promotes and fosters democracy and economic development throughout the world by various means, including, but not limited to, cooperative and other projects and activities with governments and non-govern...

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Program areas at East-West Management Institute

Promoting rule of law in Georgia (prolog) , funded by usaid, is organized around the following four sets of objectives: 1) strengthening legal framework; 2) improving Management of justice system institutions; 3) enhancing skills and knowledge of legal professionals; and 4) improving access to justice for marginalized groups. During fy2018, prolog provided trainings for 992 students, lawyers, judges, and court personnel. Prolog also supported eight ngos through grants to help them deliver strategic legal aid to the country's most marginalized citizens. During fy2018, 18667 individuals received legal advice or representation from these ngos through prolog funding, and up to 2797 cases were litigated through the Georgian justice system, the european court of human rights and other international bodies. Prolog helped enhance the knowledge and skills of Georgian legal professionals in the area of human rights and rights of marginalized groups, training total of 50 lawyers, judges and court personnel during ...

Civic engagement project (cep) in north macedonia, funded by usaid, is organized around the following four components: 1) strengthen civil society organization alliances; 2) strengthen civil society organizations (csos); 3) strengthen youth engagement; and 4) strengthen youth activism. During fy2018, cep continued to support three civil society alliances in implementing their country-wide advocacy initiatives focused on good governance, rule of law, anti-corruption, and public service improvement. In particular, with cep's support, the leading anti-corruption network in north macedonia, anti-corruption platform (acp) was able to successfully advocate for professional selection process of the new members of the state commission for preventing corruption (scps) and incorporate those provisions in the new law on prevention of corruption and conflict of interest. Cep also provided tailored capacity building assistance to all three cso alliances and developed their strategic plans, capacity development plans and annual work plans.under component 2, cep continued to provide technical, financial ...

Justice for all (jfa) project in albania - under jfa project, ewmi is working to: (i) improve court administration in albania's courts and (ii) support activities that promote investigative journalism. Key program accomplishments for 2018 included the following: ewmi continued the implementation of justice without delay successfully completing the implementation of the initiative in all 22 district courts. Using jwd as a backdrop ewmi convened 8 district court judges meeting as a mechanism to identify emerging issues and develop consistent and uniform solutions. Ewmi provided leadership training and material support for judges and court chairpersons to approximately 175 judges covering topics such as active case Management, resiliency for judges, effective team leadership and trial court Management. Ewmi also continued it support for the dar central server initiative by installing new software in all 38 courts to ensure daily backups to the server occur with regularity and certainty. Ewmi provided capacity ...

Form 990s for East-West Management Institute

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Feb 14, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Feb 21, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Jan 18, 2018990View PDF
2015-12Apr 12, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Feb 18, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for East-West Management Institute

Total grants, contributions, etc.$15,588,806
Program services$216,701
Investment income and dividends$4,906
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$995
Total revenues$15,811,408

Vendors for East-West Management Institute

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
DrupalContent management system software2020-03-01
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-03-01
████████ ███ █████ ███Tax accounting; Audit accounting2020-02-14
█████████████ ████████ ███ ████████ █████See Schedule O$179,7892018-12-01
████See Schedule O$317,2512018-12-01
██████████ ████ ███████ █ █████████See Schedule O$255,2952018-12-01
██████ ███Software2018-04-29

Personnel at East-West Management Institute

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Cecil CatherineChief of Party$183,140Dec. 31, 2018
Rachel TrittExecutive Vice President-Sept. 23, 2020
██████ ██████President$214,492Dec. 31, 2018
██████ █████Director of Operations$164,824Dec. 31, 2018
█████ ██████Director of Operations and Compliance-Sept. 23, 2020
███ ██████Program Director-Sept. 23, 2020
███████ █████████Director of Legal Programs-Sept. 23, 2020
██████ ██████Southeast Asia Regional Director-Nov. 1, 2017
██████ ████Director of Civil Society Programs-July 17, 2019
████ ████████Vice President and Director, Ewmi DC Office-Sept. 23, 2020
...and 13 more key personnel

Peer legal aid services

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2Asian Americans Advancing Justice - Asian Law Caucus501(c)(3)$9.4 millionSan Francisco, CA
3Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights501(c)(3)$7.8 millionLos Angeles, CA
4National Immigration Law Center501(c)(3)$20 millionLos Angeles, CA
5Latinojustice Prldef501(c)(3)$13 millionNew York, NY
6Freedom From Religion Foundation501(c)(3)$5.8 millionMadison, WI
7Texas Civil Rights Project501(c)(3)$9.3 millionAustin, TX
8The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press501(c)(3)$4.1 millionWashington, DC
9Legal Action Center of the City of New York501(c)(3)$6.0 millionNew York, NY
10Asian Americans Advancing Justice - Los Angeles (AAAJLA)501(c)(3)$13 millionLos Angeles, CA
11United Farm Workers Foundation (UFWF)501(c)(3)$5.9 millionLos Angeles, CA
12Utah County Public Defender Association501(c)(3)$5.3 millionProvo, UT
13Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law (LCCRUL)501(c)(3)$12 millionWashington, DC
14American Constitution Society for Law and Policy501(c)(3)$4.9 millionWashington, DC
15Pacific Legal Foundation (PLF)501(c)(3)$18 millionSacramento, CA
16Brooklyn Legal Services Corporation501(c)(3)$8.2 millionBrooklyn, NY
17Capital Area Immigrants' Rights Coalition501(c)(3)$4.5 millionWashington, DC
18Legal Services Nyc (LSNYC)501(c)(3)$10 millionNew York, NY
19National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Legal Defense and Educational Fund (NAACPLDEF)501(c)(3)$22 millionNew York, NY
20Washington Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights & Urban Affairs (WLC)501(c)(3)$5.4 millionWashington, DC
21American Immigration Council501(c)(3)$7.5 millionWashington, DC
22Americans for Immigrant Justice F / K / Americans Fla Immigrant Advocacy Center501(c)(3)$5.2 millionMiami, FL
23Innocence Project501(c)(3)$13 millionNew York, NY
24Childrens Rights501(c)(3)$6.0 millionNew York, NY
25Human Rights Foundation (HRF)501(c)(3)$8.5 millionNew York, NY