Advaita Fellowship

Address
PO Box 3479
Redondo Beach, CA 90277
Contact
Website: http://www.advaita.org
Phone: +1 (310) 376-9636
Nonprofit
NTEE: A70 - Humanities Organizations
EIN: 33-0301894

Mission

To provide education in Advaita philosophy, history, teachings and applications to daily life to the general public through speaking tours, etc
 20172016201520142013
Basic features of the organization
Subsection code03
PF filing required0    
Metropolitan statistical area4472
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel    $0.00
Number of employees    2
Number of people compensated >$100k    0
Number of volunteers    5
Number of highly compensated contractors    0
Personnel
Heller, Daniel
Title Treasurer/SeTreasurer/SecreTreasurer/SecreTreasurer/Secre
Name of key/compensated person Daniel HellerDaniel HellerDaniel HellerDaniel Heller
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director    True
Current officer    True
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee TrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org    5.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs    $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs     $0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs    0.00
Hoel, Steven
TitlePresidentPresidentPresidentPresidentPresident
Name of key/compensated personSteven HoelSteven HoelSteven HoelSteven HoelSteven Hoel
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director    True
Current officer    True
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org    5.00
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
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs     $0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs    0.00
Shimada, Mallory
TitleTreasurer/Sec    
Name of key/compensated personMallory Shimada    
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrue    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activities    To provide education in Advaita philosophy, history, teachings and applications to daily life to the general public through speaking tours, etc
Primary exempt purposeTo provide education in Advaita philosophy, history, teachings and applications to daily life to the general public through speaking tours, etcTo provide education in Advaita philosophy, history, teachings and applications to daily life to the general public through speaking tours, etcTo provide education in Advaita philosophy, history, teachings and applications to daily life to the general public through speaking tours, etcTo provide education in Advaita philosophy, history, teachings and applications to daily life to the general public through speaking tours, etc 
Program service expenses, total$157,526.00$165,636.00$161,836.00$179,950.00$198,285.00
Programs, including revenue & expenses
Seminars on Advaita philosophy given both in the US and abroad, including U.K., India, Germany
Program expenses    $192,670.00
Program description    Seminars on Advaita philosophy given both in the US and abroad, including U.K., India, Germany
The teaching of Advaita philosophy via website, email and chat rooms to allow accessability to those without proximity to scheduled talks
Program expenses    $5,615.00
Program description    The teaching of Advaita philosophy via website, email and chat rooms to allow accessability to those without proximity to scheduled talks
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$158,739.00$185,336.00$147,238.00$150,608.00$226,134.00
Revenue from contributions (total)  $124,040.00$137,068.00$205,528.00
Investment income, current yr$76.00$557.00$1,388.00$64.00$1.00
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr    $205,528.00
Total unrelated business revenue    $0.00
Other revenue, current yr    $20,605.00
Program service revenue (total)  $0.00$0.00$0.00
Gross receipts    $233,006.00
Sources of contributions
Revenue from all other contributions    $205,528.00
Other types of revenue
Royalties (total)    $0.00
Miscellaneous revenue (total)    $0.00
Net revenue from gaming (total)    $0.00
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments    $1.00
Net rental income  $0.00$0.00$0.00
Net income from fundraising events    $0.00
Net inventory sales (total)    $20,605.00
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all    $199,814.00
Total functional expenses: program service     $198,285.00
Total functional expenses: management and general    $1,529.00
Total functional expenses: fundraising    $0.00
Fees for services
Lobbying fees (total)    $0.00
Legal fees (total)    $0.00
Fundraising service fees (total)    $0.00
General management fees (total)    $0.00
Investment management fees (total)    $0.00
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$58,406.00$56,275.00$51,290.00$75,170.00$105,739.00
Total assets, beginning of year$56,275.00$51,290.00$75,170.00$105,739.00$81,190.00
Total liabilities$5,693.00$4,775.00$11,006.00$8,614.00$9,056.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$4,775.00$11,006.00$8,614.00$9,056.00$10,827.00
Pledges & accounts receivable, net    $0.00
Loans & receivables from key persons    $0.00
Net assets$52,713.00$51,500.00$40,284.00$66,556.00$96,683.00
Net assets, beginning of year    $70,363.00
Intangible assets    $0.00
Other assets    $0.00
Investments: other securities    $0.00
Investments: publicly traded securities    $0.00
Cash: non-interest bearing    $61,029.00
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year    $34,842.00
Investments -- program-related    $0.00
Inventories for sale or use    $19,464.00
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses    $26,320.00
Advertising (total)    $362.00
Savings & temp cash investment    $0.00
Accounts receivable, net    $553.00
Prepaid expenses & deferred charges    $0.00
Accounts payable & accrued expenses    $9,056.00
Total net assets or fund balances    $96,683.00
Depreciation, depletion, amortization    $0.00
Payment to affiliates    $0.00
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members    2
Number of independent voting members    2
Cash accountingTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Tax year start date2017-01-012016-01-012015-01-012014-01-012013-01-01
Tax year end date2017-12-012016-12-012015-12-012014-12-012013-12-01
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990EZ990EZ990EZ990EZ990
Date e-filing submitted2018-08-272017-10-062016-09-152015-09-142014-10-10
IRS schema version2017v2.22016v3.02015v2.02014v5.02013v3.1
Filing identifier201841439349200814201721319349203062201621329349202857201502179349201050201411339349303931
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