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International Center for Journalists (ICFJ)

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

ICFJ is a international development organization based in Washington, DC that was founded in 1984. As of 2019 they had $17 million in revenue and $24 million in assets.

International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) is a non-profit, professional organization located in Washington, DC, USA, that promotes journalism worldwide.

(202) 737-3700
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Program areas at ICFJ

Icfj conducted hands-on programs to enable Journalists - professional and citizen - around The world to produce reliable, high-quality coverage that enriches lives. We empower Journalists to do their jobs more effectively. We help build professionalism and lay The foundation for independent media, encouraging positive systemic change that resonates long after The programs end.

Ijnet keeps professional and citizen Journalists up to date on The latest media innovations, online journalism resources, training opportunities and expert advice. Ijnet is produced in seven languages: arabic, chinese, english, persian, portuguese, russian and spanish. Users come from more than 185 countries to improve their journalism skills, find training and further their careers.

Icfj's knight international journalism fellowships program is designed to instill a culture of news innovation and experimentation worldwide. The goal is to seed new ideas and services that deepen coverage, expand news delivery and engage citizens in The editorial process. Funded by The john s. and james l. knight foundation, fellows build on past successes in The knight program, which has a strong record of achieving impact. They work in countries where there is a good opportunity to create The news media of The future. With additional support from The bill & melinda gates foundation, knight fellows are empowering Journalists in sub-saharan africa to use The latest digital tools to tell compelling stories on health and development issues.

Form 990s for ICFJ

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Feb 10, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Dec 22, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Oct 11, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Oct 6, 2016990View PDF
2014-12Jun 29, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for ICFJ

Total grants, contributions, etc.$17,695,413
Program services$99,781
Investment income and dividends$168,699
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$268,365
Net income from fundraising events$-334,627
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$12,373
Total revenues$17,910,004

Vendors for ICFJ

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Microsoft ServicesSoftware2020-03-17
██████Content management system software2020-03-03
█████████Marketing software2020-03-03
██████ █████████ ███ ████████Tax accounting; Audit accounting2020-02-10
█████████ ████████ ██████████Program Evaluation$116,5512018-12-01
███ ███████ █████Fundraising Awards Dinner$25,0002018-12-01
██████████ ██ ███Fundraising Awards Dinner$28,0002018-12-01

Personnel at ICFJ

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Ahmed CharaiChairman and Chief Executive Officer , Global Media Holding / Chairman and CEO, Global Media Holding-Oct. 3, 2020
John HarrisEditor - In - Chief, Politico$0Jan. 8, 2019
█████ ███████████Vice President , Finance and Administration / Vice President , Finance / Vice President Finance and Administration-May 20, 2020
█████ ██████████Vice President Finance and Administration$139,288Dec. 31, 2018
███████ ███████Vice President , Development / Vice President Development$146,199May 20, 2020
███████ ████████Deputy Vice President , Programs-May 20, 2020
███████ ██████Vice President , Content and Community / Vice President , Programs / Vice President Programs$169,791May 20, 2020
███████ ██████Vice President - Programs-Jan. 8, 2019
██████ ███████Senior Vice President , New Initiatives / Senior Vice President New Initiatives$168,372May 20, 2020
████ █████Communications Director-May 20, 2020
...and 28 more key personnel

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