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International Research and Exchanges Board (IREX)

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

IREX is a foreign exchange based in Washington, DC that was founded in 1991. As of 2018 they had $84 million in revenue and $23 million in assets.

International Research & Exchanges Board (IREX) is an international nonprofit organization providing leadership and innovative programs to improve the quality of education, strengthen independent media, and foster pluralistic civil society development.

(202) 628-8188
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Program areas at IREX

Information & media - irex promotes vibrant information and media systems so people can make informed decisions, hold those in power accountable, and take actions to improve their lives. We work with information consumers and producers to ensure that people can engage with high-quality content through multiple channels and freely act upon information that affects them. We also produce the media sustainability index, which provides in-depth analyses of the health of the media sector in 21 countries in eurasia.

Communities & governance - we strengthen civil society organizations (cso) to elevate citizen voices while increasing accountability and effectiveness of public institutions. Our approach focuses on supporting partners to deliver tangible benefits to the people they serve. Since 1994, we have supported civil society leaders and strengthened csos throughout eurasia, the middle east, africa, asia, and latin america. Irex contributes to good governments in way that enable them to become more effective, accountable, and responsive to the people they serve. Irex partners with institutions and civil society to promote constructive civic engagement.

Education - supports economic development, social reform, and civic participation. It provides the foundation for tomorrows leaders. Irex works with individuals, institutions, and governments around the world to improve the quality of teaching and learning, inside and outside the classroom. We work with teachers and administrators, form school through university and professional training.

Form 990s for IREX

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Aug 17, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Jul 18, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Aug 30, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Aug 3, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Jul 13, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for IREX

Total grants, contributions, etc.$83,820,453
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$13,944
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$269,924
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$22,514
Total revenues$84,126,835

Vendors for IREX

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Microsoft ServicesSoftware2020-03-17
██████Content management system software2020-03-05
██████Fundraising software2020-03-05
█████████Marketing software2020-03-05
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-03-05
███████ ███████ ███Tax accounting; Audit accounting2020-02-06
████ ██████ ██████████It Services$643,2842018-06-01
███████████ █████ ███Consulting Services$376,9742018-06-01
...and 14 more vendors

Personnel at IREX

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Kristin M. LordPresident and Chief Executive Officer$306,880July 17, 2019
Todd AmaniChief of Party-July 17, 2019
████ ██████Chief Financial Officer-July 17, 2019
████████ ██████Vice President for Operations$167,018July 17, 2019
██████████ ███████Executive Vice President for Strategy and Development$212,085July 17, 2019
██████ ████████Vice President for Global Programs-July 17, 2019
████ █████████Operations and Finance Director$179,516June 30, 2018
████ ████Director, Strategic Communications-July 17, 2019
█████████ ████Director of Strategic Communications$153,750June 30, 2018
███████ █████Director, Information and Media$142,036July 17, 2019
...and 22 more key personnel

Peer international cultural and student exchange programs

1The Israel Institute501(c)(3)$22 millionWashington, DC
2Meridian International Center501(c)(3)$36 millionWashington, DC
3German Marshall Fund (GMF)501(c)(3)$24 millionWashington, DC
4American Councils for International Education501(c)(3)$77 millionWashington, DC
5Amideast (AMIDEAST)501(c)(3)$65 millionWashington, DC
6American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC)501(c)(4)$104 millionWashington, DC
7Women for Women International501(c)(3)$24 millionWashington, DC
8The One Campaign501(c)(3)$23 millionWashington, DC
9Center for International Private Enterprise501(c)(3)$25 millionWashington, DC
10Graduate School Usa (GSUSA)501(c)(3)$33 millionWashington, DC
11The Asia Society501(c)(3)$37 millionNew York, NY
12Clinton Global Initiative (CGI)501(c)(3)$28 millionLittle Rock, AR
13East-West Center / Center for Cultural & Technical Interchange Btwn East & West (EWC)501(c)(3)$27 millionHonolulu, HI
14American Center for International Labor Solidarity501(c)(5)$32 millionWashington, DC
15Robert F Kennedy Human Rights501(c)(3)$43 millionWashington, DC
16The Aspen Institute501(c)(3)$134 millionWashington, DC
17International City County Management Association501(c)(3)$29 millionWashington, DC
18Search for Common Ground (SFCG)501(c)(3)$31 millionWashington, DC
19Special Olympics501(c)(3)$135 millionWashington, DC
20Ehealth Africa501(c)(3)$27 millionWashington, DC
21Results for Development (R4D)501(c)(3)$32 millionWashington, DC
22Bancroft Global Development501(c)(3)$29 millionWashington, DC
23International Republican Institute (IRI)501(c)(3)$55 millionWashington, DC
24Acdi / Voca501(c)(3)$98 millionWashington, DC
25International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)501(c)(3)$145 millionWashington, DC