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Near East Foundation (NEF)

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

NEF is a international development organization based in Syracuse, NY that was founded in 1930. As of 2019 they had $16 million in revenue and $11 million in assets.

The Near East Foundation helps build more sustainable, prosperous,and inclusive communities in the Middle East and Africa through education,community organizing, and economic development.

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Program areas at NEF

Programs to support smallholder farmers and other natural resource-dependent populations through a variety of initiatives to improve food security and increase incomes. Nef's primary program focus in agriculture is to enable communities to use water resources more efficiently.

Programs to build peace through economic cooperation and development. Nef helps reduce poverty and promote sustainable economic development in conflict and post-conflict areas. Activities focus on core livelihood issues and help participants find mutual interests and benefit through economic cooperation.train palestinians and israelis through cross-border trainings and events focused on building cooperation through mutual economic benefit in the olive oil sector.

Programs to create sustainable livelihoods through microenterprise development and business training. Nef works to create permanent jobs and generate income for women entrepreneurs. Nef provides material assistance, targeted training and outreach support and mentoring for iraqi refugees and their jordanian neighbors to create sustainable livelihoods.

Form 990s for NEF

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-06Aug 18, 2020990View PDF
2018-06Jun 19, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Nov 15, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Aug 1, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Aug 4, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for NEF

Total grants, contributions, etc.$16,590,038
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$177,016
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$23,401
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$199,421
Total revenues$16,989,876

Vendors for NEF

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Bonadio and Co LLPTax accounting; Audit accounting2020-08-18
█████████CRM software; Fundraising software2020-02-20
██████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-02-20
█████████Content management system software2020-02-20
██████████Fundraising software2020-02-20

Personnel at NEF

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
John PalmucciChief of Party , Aams$181,279June 30, 2019
John AshbySenior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer$186,510Aug. 18, 2020
███ █████ █████Chief Financial Officer-Aug. 12, 2019
██████ █████████Vice President of Program Development$118,463June 30, 2019
█████ █████Executive Director-Aug. 12, 2019
█████ ████████Managing Director and Senior Private Banker Serving-Aug. 12, 2019
█████ ███████Programme Director, Nef Uk-Aug. 12, 2019
██████ ███████Director of Partnerships and Philanthropy-Aug. 12, 2019
███████ █████Director of Program Support, Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning-Aug. 12, 2019
████ ████████Country Director, Sudan-Aug. 12, 2019
...and 11 more key personnel

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