THE NEIL D LEVIN GRADUATE INSTITUTE OF INT'L RELATIONS & COMMERCE FDN INC

Address
116 EAST 55TH ST
NEW YORK, NY 10022
Contact
Phone: +1 (212) 317-3520
Nonprofit
NTEE: B50 - Graduate, Professional Schools (Separate Entities)
EIN: 20-3894236

Mission

THE NEIL D. LEVIN GRADUATE INSTITUTE OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND COMMERCE FOUNDATION, INC. (LEVIN FOUNDATION) EXISTS TO ADVANCE THE MISSION OF THE NEIL D. LEVIN GRADUATE INSTITUTE OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND COMMERCE (LEVIN INSTITUTE), PART OF THE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK (SUNY), AND OTHER SUNY PROGRAMS IN GLOBAL AFFAIRS. THE LEVIN FOUNDATION DOES THIS BY FACILITATING DONATIONS, CONDUCTING FUNDRAISING ACTIVITIES, AND ACQUIRING PROPERTY ON BEHALF OF THE LEVIN INSTITUTE, AND USING THE FUNDS AND PROPERTY FOR THE WORK OF THE LEVIN INSTITUTE AND SUNY.THE LEVIN INSTITUTE SEEKS TO SUPPORT NEW YORK'S AND THE NATION'S ECONOMIC VITALITY AND QUALITY OF LIFE THROUGH INNOVATIVE AND COMPETITIVE RESPONSES TO THE CHALLENGES OF TODAY'S GLOBAL ECONOMY. IT DEVELOPS AND DELIVERS NEW MODELS OF LEARNING AND SKILLS FOR STUDENTS AND WORKING PROFESSIONALS, RELEVANT RESEARCH, AND PUBLIC ENGAGEMENT PROJECTS. IT IDENTIFIES NEEDED AND APPROPRIATE ACTION TO PROVIDE FOR A SUSTAINABLE AND SECURE FUTURE
 20152014201320122011
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation2005
Metropolitan statistical area5602
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel   $23,200.00$23,200.00
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation   $23,200.00$23,200.00
Number of employees   00
Number of people compensated >$100k   00
Number of volunteers   00
Personnel
Digiacomo, Michael
Title   SECRETARY & TREASURER THRU MARCH 2012SECRETARY & TREASURER
Name of key/compensated person   MICHAEL DIGIACOMOMICHAEL DIGIACOMO
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   TrueTrue
Current officer   TrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org   5.005.00
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00$133,226.00
Moebus, Thomas
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personTHOMAS MOEBUSTHOMAS MOEBUSTHOMAS MOEBUSTHOMAS MOEBUSTHOMAS MOEBUS
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   TrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org   0.500.50
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $217,839.00$217,839.00
Nimetz, Matthew
TitleCHAIRMANCHAIRMANCHAIRMANCHAIRMANCHAIRMAN
Name of key/compensated personMATTHEW NIMETZMATTHEW NIMETZMATTHEW NIMETZMATTHEW NIMETZMATTHEW NIMETZ
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   TrueTrue
Current officer   True 
Average hours per week working for org   0.500.50
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00$0.00
Utley, Garrick
Title   VICE CHAIRVICE CHAIR
Name of key/compensated person   GARRICK UTLEYGARRICK UTLEY
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   TrueTrue
Current officer   True 
Average hours per week working for org   0.500.50
Reportable compensation from org   $23,200.00$23,200.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $226,000.00$226,000.00
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activities   THE NEIL D. LEVIN GRADUATE INSTITUTE OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND COMMERCE FOUNDATION, INC. (LEVIN FOUNDATION) EXISTS TO ADVANCE THE MISSION OF THE NEIL D. LEVIN GRADUATE INSTITUTE OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND COMMERCE (LEVIN INSTITUTE), PART OF THE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK (SUNY), AND OTHER SUNY PROGRAMS IN GLOBAL AFFAIRS. THE LEVIN FOUNDATION DOES THIS BY FACILITATING DONATIONS, CONDUCTING FUNDRAISING ACTIVITIES, AND ACQUIRING PROPERTY ON BEHALF OF THE LEVIN INSTITUTE, AND USING THE FUNDS AND PROPERTY FOR THE WORK OF THE LEVIN INSTITUTE AND SUNY.THE LEVIN INSTITUTE SEEKS TO SUPPORT NEW YORK'S AND THE NATION'S ECONOMIC VITALITY AND QUALITY OF LIFE THROUGH INNOVATIVE AND COMPETITIVE RESPONSES TO THE CHALLENGES OF TODAY'S GLOBAL ECONOMY. IT DEVELOPS AND DELIVERS NEW MODELS OF LEARNING AND SKILLS FOR STUDENTS AND WORKING PROFESSIONALS, RELEVANT RESEARCH, AND PUBLIC ENGAGEMENT PROJECTS. IT IDENTIFIES NEEDED AND APPROPRIATE ACTION TO PROVIDE FOR A SUSTAINABLE AND SECURE FUTURETHE NEIL D. LEVIN GRADUATE INSTITUTE OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND COMMERCE FOUNDATION, INC. (LEVIN FOUNDATION) EXISTS TO ADVANCE THE MISSION OF THE NEIL D. LEVIN GRADUATE INSTITUTE OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND COMMERCE (LEVIN INSTITUTE), PART OF THE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK (SUNY), AND OTHER SUNY PROGRAMS IN GLOBAL AFFAIRS. THE LEVIN FOUNDATION DOES THIS BY FACILITATING DONATIONS, CONDUCTING FUNDRAISING ACTIVITIES, AND ACQUIRING PROPERTY ON BEHALF OF THE LEVIN INSTITUTE, AND USING THE FUNDS AND PROPERTY FOR THE WORK OF THE LEVIN INSTITUTE AND SUNY.THE LEVIN INSTITUTE SEEKS TO SUPPORT NEW YORK'S AND THE NATION'S ECONOMIC VITALITY AND QUALITY OF LIFE THROUGH INNOVATIVE AND COMPETITIVE RESPONSES TO THE CHALLENGES OF TODAY'S GLOBAL ECONOMY. IT DEVELOPS AND DELIVERS NEW MODELS OF LEARNING AND SKILLS FOR STUDENTS AND WORKING PROFESSIONALS, RELEVANT RESEARCH, AND PUBLIC ENGAGEMENT PROJECTS. IT IDENTIFIES NEEDED AND APPROPRIATE ACTION TO PROVIDE FOR A SUSTAINABLE AND SECURE FUTURE
Primary exempt purposeTHE NEIL D. LEVIN GRADUATE INSTITUTE OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND COMMERCE FOUNDATION, INC. EXIST TO ADVANCE THE MISSION OF THE NEIL D. LEVIN GRADUATE INSTITUTE OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND COMMERCE (LEVIN INSTITUTE), PART OF THE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK (SUNY), AND OTHER SUNY PROGRAMS IN GLOBAL AFFAIRS. THE LEVIN FOUNDATION DOES THIS BY FACILITATING DONATIONS, CONDUCTING FUNDRAISING ACTIVITIES, AND ACQUIRING PROPERTY ON BEHALF OF THE LEVIN INSTITUTE, AND USING THE FUNDS AND PROPERTY FOR THE WORK OF THE LEVIN INSTITUTE AND SUNY.THE LEVIN INSTITUTE SEEKS TO SUPPORT NEW YORK'S AND THE NATION'S ECONOMIC VITALITY AND QUALITY OF LIFE THROUGH INNOVATIVE AND COMPETITIVE RESPONSES TO THE CHALLENGES OF THE GLOBAL ECONOMY. IT DEVELOPS AND DELIVERS NEW MODELS OF LEARNING AND SKILLS FOR STUDENTS AND WORKING PROFESSIONALS, RELEVANT RESEARCH, AND PUBLIC ENGAGEMENT PROJECTS. IT IDENTIFIES NEEDED AND APPROPRIATE ACTION TO PROVIDE FOR A SUSTAINABLE AND SECURE FUTURE.THE NEIL D. LEVIN GRADUATE INSTITUTE OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND COMMERCE FOUNDATION, INC. (LEVIN FOUNDATION) EXISTS TO ADVANCE THE MISSION OF THE NEIL D. LEVIN GRADUATE INSTITUTE OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND COMMERCE (LEVIN INSTITUTE), PART OF THE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK (SUNY), AND OTHER SUNY PROGRAMS IN GLOBAL AFFAIRS. THE LEVIN FOUNDATION DOES THIS BY FACILITATING DONATIONS, CONDUCTING FUNDRAISING ACTIVITIES, AND ACQUIRING PROPERTY ON BEHALF OF THE LEVIN INSTITUTE, AND USING THE FUNDS AND PROPERTY FOR THE WORK OF THE LEVIN INSTITUTE AND SUNY.THE LEVIN INSTITUTE SEEKS TO SUPPORT NEW YORK'S AND THE NATION'S ECONOMIC VITALITY AND QUALITY OF LIFE THROUGH INNOVATIVE AND COMPETITIVE RESPONSES TO THE CHALLENGES OF TODAY'S GLOBAL ECONOMY. IT DEVELOPS AND DELIVERS NEW MODELS OF LEARNING AND SKILLS FOR STUDENTS AND WORKING PROFESSIONALS, RELEVANT RESEARCH, AND PUBLIC ENGAGEMENT PROJECTS. IT IDENTIFIES NEEDED AND APPROPRIATE ACTION TO PROVIDE FOR A SUSTAINABLE AND SECURE FUTURE.THE NEIL D. LEVIN GRADUATE INSTITUTE OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND COMMERCE FOUNDATION, INC. (LEVIN FOUNDATION) EXISTS TO ADVANCE THE MISSION OF THE NEIL D. LEVIN GRADUATE INSTITUTE OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND COMMERCE (LEVIN INSTITUTE), PART OF THE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK (SUNY), AND OTHER SUNY PROGRAMS IN GLOBAL AFFAIRS. THE LEVIN FOUNDATION DOES THIS BY FACILITATING DONATIONS, CONDUCTING FUNDRAISING ACTIVITIES, AND ACQUIRING PROPERTY ON BEHALF OF THE LEVIN INSTITUTE, AND USING THE FUNDS AND PROPERTY FOR THE WORK OF THE LEVIN INSTITUTE AND SUNY.THE LEVIN INSTITUTE SEEKS TO SUPPORT NEW YORK'S AND THE NATION'S ECONOMIC VITALITY AND QUALITY OF LIFE THROUGH INNOVATIVE AND COMPETITIVE RESPONSES TO THE CHALLENGES OF TODAY'S GLOBAL ECONOMY. IT DEVELOPS AND DELIVERS NEW MODELS OF LEARNING AND SKILLS FOR STUDENTS AND WORKING PROFESSIONALS, RELEVANT RESEARCH, AND PUBLIC ENGAGEMENT PROJECTS. IT IDENTIFIES NEEDED AND APPROPRIATE ACTION TO PROVIDE FOR A SUSTAINABLE AND SECURE FUTURE  
Program service expenses, total$0.00$23,373.00$153,460.00$644,182.00$76,926.00
Programs, including revenue & expenses
A DONATION WAS RECEIVED FOR THE PRIMARY PURPOSE OF CONDUCTING PROGRAMS AND LECTURES DISCUSSING VARIOUS TOPICS ABOUT "INNOVATE NY."
Program expenses    $25,693.00
Program description    A DONATION WAS RECEIVED FOR THE PRIMARY PURPOSE OF CONDUCTING PROGRAMS AND LECTURES DISCUSSING VARIOUS TOPICS ABOUT "INNOVATE NY."
THE INSTITUTE EXISTS TO ADVANCE THE MISSION OF THE NEIL D. LEVIN GRADUATE INSTITUE OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND COMMERCE.IN ADDITION, THE LEVIN INSTITUTE HOSTED MANY CONFERENCES, VIDEOCONFERENCES, WEBCASTS, AND EVENTS, INCLUDING A NEW SERIES ENTITLED INNOVATE NEW YORK: MEDIA AND COMMUNICATIONS; CRATED A NEW PROGRAM CALLED NEW YORK IN THE WORLD, WHICH ASSESSES THE IMPACT OF GLOBALIZATION ON NEW YORK CITY AND STATE; AND RAN AN EDUCATIONAL WEBSITE DEDICATED TO THE IMPLICATIONS OF GLOBALIZATION, WWW.GLOBALIZATION101.ORG.FAST TRAC, A PROGRAM SPONSORED BY THE NYC DEPARTMENT OF SMALL BUSINESS SERVICES TO HELP ASPIRING ENTREPRENEURS AND EXISTING SMALL BUSINESSES DEVELOP THE SKILLS NEEDED TO START, MANAGE, AND GROW A SUCCESSFUL BUSINESS IN THE CURRENT ECONOMY. THE LEVIN INSTITUTE MANAGES THE PROGRAM FOR THE CITY. SO FAR OVER 2,500 PEOPLE HAVE SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED THE PROGRAM AT LEVIN.JUMPSTART NYC, A PROGRAM CREATED BY THE LEVIN INSTITUTE AND THE NYC ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION TO RETRAIN NEW YORKERS DISPLACED FROM TRADITIONAL FIRMS TO WORK IN SMALLER ENTREPRENEURIAL COMPANIES. THE PROGRAM INCLUDES A 5-DAY INTENSIVE BOOT CAMP AT LEVIN TO RE-ORIENT PARTICIPANTS TO SUCCEED IN SMALL-COMPANY ENVIRONMENTS; A 10-WEEK ACTION LEARNING PROJECT IN A FIRM, IN THE AREAS OF GREEN TECHNOLOGY, DIGITAL MEDIA, THE ARTS, AND FINANCIAL AND OTHER SERVICES; REGULAR MENTORING AND NETWORKING SESSIONS; AND A 2-DAY WRAP-UP SESSION. THE FIRST JUMPSTART PROGRAM WAS HELD IN THE SPRING OF 2009, AND PROVED SUCH A SUCCESS THAT THE NYC EDC COMMISSIONED LEVIN TO DO 10 MORE MODULES.
Program expenses   $644,182.00$17,415.00
Program description   THE INSTITUTE EXISTS TO ADVANCE THE MISSION OF THE NEIL D. LEVIN GRADUATE INSTITUE OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND COMMERCE.IN ADDITION, THE LEVIN INSTITUTE HOSTED MANY CONFERENCES, VIDEOCONFERENCES, WEBCASTS, AND EVENTS, INCLUDING A NEW SERIES ENTITLED INNOVATE NEW YORK: MEDIA AND COMMUNICATIONS; CRATED A NEW PROGRAM CALLED NEW YORK IN THE WORLD, WHICH ASSESSES THE IMPACT OF GLOBALIZATION ON NEW YORK CITY AND STATE; AND RAN AN EDUCATIONAL WEBSITE DEDICATED TO THE IMPLICATIONS OF GLOBALIZATION, WWW.GLOBALIZATION101.ORG.FAST TRAC, A PROGRAM SPONSORED BY THE NYC DEPARTMENT OF SMALL BUSINESS SERVICES TO HELP ASPIRING ENTREPRENEURS AND EXISTING SMALL BUSINESSES DEVELOP THE SKILLS NEEDED TO START, MANAGE, AND GROW A SUCCESSFUL BUSINESS IN THE CURRENT ECONOMY. THE LEVIN INSTITUTE MANAGES THE PROGRAM FOR THE CITY. SO FAR OVER 2,500 PEOPLE HAVE SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED THE PROGRAM AT LEVIN.JUMPSTART NYC, A PROGRAM CREATED BY THE LEVIN INSTITUTE AND THE NYC ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION TO RETRAIN NEW YORKERS DISPLACED FROM TRADITIONAL FIRMS TO WORK IN SMALLER ENTREPRENEURIAL COMPANIES. THE PROGRAM INCLUDES A 5-DAY INTENSIVE BOOT CAMP AT LEVIN TO RE-ORIENT PARTICIPANTS TO SUCCEED IN SMALL-COMPANY ENVIRONMENTS; A 10-WEEK ACTION LEARNING PROJECT IN A FIRM, IN THE AREAS OF GREEN TECHNOLOGY, DIGITAL MEDIA, THE ARTS, AND FINANCIAL AND OTHER SERVICES; REGULAR MENTORING AND NETWORKING SESSIONS; AND A 2-DAY WRAP-UP SESSION. THE FIRST JUMPSTART PROGRAM WAS HELD IN THE SPRING OF 2009, AND PROVED SUCH A SUCCESS THAT THE NYC EDC COMMISSIONED LEVIN TO DO 10 MORE MODULES.IN ADDITION, THE LEVIN INSTITUTE HOSTED MANY CONFERENCES, VIDEOCONFERENCES, WEBCASTS, AND EVENTS, INCLUDING A NEW SERIES ENTITLED INNOVATE NEW YORK: MEDIA AND COMMUNICATIONS; CRATED A NEW PROGRAM CALLED NEW YORK IN THE WORLD, WHICH ASSESSES THE IMPACT OF GLOBALIZATION ON NEW YORK CITY AND STATE; AND RAN AN EDUCATIONAL WEBSITE DEDICATED TO THE IMPLICATIONS OF GLOBALIZATION, WWW.GLOBALIZATION101.ORG.
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$793.00$6,424.00$40,303.00$670,535.00$87,100.00
Revenue from contributions (total)$0.00$4,224.00$41,807.00$540,015.00$85,282.00
Investment income, current yr   $4,500.00$1,675.00
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr   $540,015.00$85,282.00
Total unrelated business revenue   $0.00$0.00
Other revenue, current yr   $126,020.00$143.00
Net unrelated business taxable revenue   $0.00$0.00
Program service revenue (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Gross receipts   $748,216.00$87,100.00
Sources of contributions
Revenue from gov't grants   $462,813.00 
Revenue from all other contributions   $77,202.00$85,282.00
Other types of revenue
Miscellaneous revenue (total)   $126,020.00$143.00
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments   $7,181.00$1,675.00
Net rental income$0.00$0.00 $0.00$0.00
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all   $896,338.00$317,220.00
Total functional expenses: program service    $644,182.00$76,926.00
Total functional expenses: management and general   $252,156.00$240,294.00
Total functional expenses: fundraising   $0.00$0.00
Fees for services
Legal fees (total)   $9,759.00$18,626.00
Fundraising service fees (total)   $0.00$0.00
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$27,785.00$27,257.00$112,532.00$923,198.00$794,821.00
Total assets, beginning of year$27,257.00$112,532.00$923,198.00$794,821.00$1,068,593.00
Total liabilities$0.00$0.00$11,786.00$489,533.00$132,520.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$0.00$11,786.00$489,533.00$132,520.00$179,133.00
Pledges & accounts receivable, net   $100,000.00$143,633.00
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr   $190,072.00$421,803.00
Temporarily restricted net assets   $243,593.00$240,498.00
Net assets$27,785.00$27,257.00$100,746.00$433,665.00$662,301.00
Net assets, beginning of year   $662,301.00$889,460.00
Other liabilities   $0.00$38,100.00
Investments: other securities    $129,614.00
Investments: publicly traded securities   $56,277.00 
Cash: non-interest bearing   $529,750.00$82,623.00
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year   $82,623.00$305,401.00
Escrow or custodial account liability    $6,500.00
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses   -$225,803.00-$230,120.00
Savings & temp cash investment   $220.00$10,221.00
Accounts payable & accrued expenses   $489,533.00 
Secured mortgages and notes payable    $87,920.00
Total net assets or fund balances   $433,665.00$662,301.00
Depreciation, depletion, amortization   $191,778.00$194,661.00
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members   44
Number of independent voting members   11
Financial sheets audited   TrueTrue
Accrual accountingTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Tax year start date2014-07-012013-07-012012-07-012011-07-012010-07-01
Tax year end date2015-06-012014-06-012013-06-012012-06-012011-06-01
Indicators for schedules (selected)
Grants to domestic org/gov't >$5k   TrueTrue
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990EZ990EZ990EZ990990
Date e-filing submitted2016-07-262015-07-062014-07-092013-08-132012-06-28
IRS schema version2014v6.02013v4.02012v2.12011v1.52010v3.4
Filing identifier201620969349200707201521269349200952201441359349203104201321359349307842201211369349302261
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