GLOBAL TIES US

Address
1250 H STREET NW NO 305
WASHINGTON, DC 20005
Contact
Website: http://www.globaltiesus.org
Phone: +1 (202) 842-1414
Nonprofit
NTEE: Q012 - International, foreign affairs and national security
EIN: 52-0848094

Mission

GLOBAL TIES U.S. (GLOBAL TIES) STRENGTHENS RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN INDIVIDUALS AND NATIONS BY MAKING INTERNATIONAL EXCHANGE PROGRAMS MORE EFFECTIVE.
 20162015201420132012
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation1965
Metropolitan statistical area8872
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel$229,199.00$217,349.00 $321,466.00$354,828.00
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$183,762.00$168,622.00 $254,268.00$312,685.00
Number of employees1413 1414
Number of people compensated >$100k11 21
Number of volunteers6867 6747
Number of highly compensated contractors11   
Personnel
Ajemian, Chris
Title   DIRECTORDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person   CHRIS AJEMIANCHRIS AJEMIAN
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   TrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org   3.003.00
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$0.00
Alvarez, Annette
Title DIRECTOR (UNTIL 2/28/15) DIRECTORDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person ANNETTE GREEN ALVAREZ ANNETTE ALVAREZANNETTE ALVAREZ
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True TrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org 3.00 3.003.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00 $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00 $0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00 $0.00$0.00
Asaad, Peter
TitleDIRECTOR    
Name of key/compensated personPETER ASAAD    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org5.00    
Reportable compensation from org$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    
Black, Carina
Title    SECRETARY
Name of key/compensated person    CARINA BLACK PHD
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director    True
Average hours per week working for org    5.00
Reportable compensation from org    $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
Brown, Robert
TitleTREASURERTREASURER (AS OF 2/28/15) DIRECTORDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personROBERT BROWN PHDROBERT BROWN PHD ROBERT BROWN PHDROBERT BROWN PHD
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue TrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org5.005.00 3.003.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 $0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 $0.00$0.00
Chastang, Lawrence
Title   EX-OFFICIO - UNTIL 03/2013EX-OFFICIO
Name of key/compensated person   LAWRENCE CHASTANG CPALAWRENCE CHASTANG CPA
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   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$0.00
Clinton, Jennifer
TitlePRESIDENTPRESIDENT PRESIDENTPRESIDENT - STARTING 3/2012
Name of key/compensated personJENNIFER L CLINTON PHDJENNIFER L CLINTON PHD JENNIFER L CLINTON PHDJENNIFER L CLINTON PHD
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org40.0040.00 40.0040.00
Reportable compensation from org$183,762.00$168,622.00 $152,783.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$39,348.00$40,094.00 $25,207.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 $0.00$0.00
Cmm, Jeffrey
Title DIRECTOR (UNTIL 2/28/15) DIRECTORDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person JEFFREY BALS CMP CMM JEFFREY BALS CMP CMMJEFFREY BALS CMP CMM
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True TrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org 3.00 3.003.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00 $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00 $0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00 $0.00$0.00
Collins, Henry
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTOR   
Name of key/compensated personHENRY COLLINSHENRY COLLINS   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org5.005.00   
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$0.00   
D, Carina
Title   DIRECTOR - UNTIL 03/2013 
Name of key/compensated person   CARINA BLACK PH D 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   True 
Average hours per week working for org   3.00 
Reportable compensation from org   $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 
Debartolome, Karen
Title   DIRECTOR - UNTIL 03/2013 
Name of key/compensated person   KAREN DEBARTOLOME 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   True 
Average hours per week working for org   3.00 
Reportable compensation from org   $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 
Duperyat, Pascal
TitleDIRECTOR    
Name of key/compensated personPASCAL DUPERYAT    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org3.00    
Reportable compensation from org$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    
Dupeyrat, Pascal
Title DIRECTOR   
Name of key/compensated person PASCAL DUPEYRAT   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True   
Average hours per week working for org 3.00   
Reportable compensation from org $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   
Dupuy, Laura
Title   DIRECTOR - UNTIL 03/2013VICE CHAIR
Name of key/compensated person   LAURA DUPUYLAURA DUPUY
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   TrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org   3.005.00
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$0.00
Durtka, Alexander
Title   IMMEDIATE PAST CHAIRCHAIR
Name of key/compensated person   ALEXANDER DURTKA JRALEXANDER DURTKA JR
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   TrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org   5.008.00
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$0.00
Edd, Jim
Title DIRECTOR (UNTIL 2/28/15)   
Name of key/compensated person JIM STOCKTON EDD   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True   
Average hours per week working for org 3.00   
Reportable compensation from org $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   
Gilboy, Nancy
Title VICE CHAIR (UNTIL 2/28/15) VICE CHAIRVICE CHAIR
Name of key/compensated person NANCY GILBOY NANCY GILBOYNANCY GILBOY
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True TrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org 3.00 5.005.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00 $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00 $0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00 $0.00$0.00
Gutierrez, Mariano
TitleDIRECTOR    
Name of key/compensated personMARIANO GUTIERREZ    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org3.00    
Reportable compensation from org$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    
Huddleston, Beth
TitleDIRECTOR - UNTIL 02/16DIRECTOR DIRECTORDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personBETH SABO HUDDLESTONBETH SABO HUDDLESTON BETH SABO HUDDLESTONBETH SABO HUDDLESTON
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue TrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org3.003.00 3.003.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 $0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 $0.00$0.00
Hudome, Randa
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTOR   
Name of key/compensated personRANDA FAHMY HUDOMERANDA FAHMY HUDOME   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org3.003.00   
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$0.00   
Kay, Stafford
Title    DIR. OF PRGM & MGMT - UNTIL 10/2012
Name of key/compensated person    STAFFORD KAY
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org    40.00
Reportable compensation from org    $88,183.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs    $16,282.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs     $0.00
Keller, Barbara
TitleDIRECTOR    
Name of key/compensated personBARBARA I KELLER    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org3.00    
Reportable compensation from org$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    
Matherly, Cheryl
TitleDIRECTOR    
Name of key/compensated personCHERYL MATHERLY PHD    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org3.00    
Reportable compensation from org$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    
Miller, Jacqueline
TitleDIRECTOR    
Name of key/compensated personJACQUELINE MILLER    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org3.00    
Reportable compensation from org$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    
Moyer, Kyle
TitleIMM. PAST CHAIR - UNTIL 02/16IMMEDIATE PAST CHAIR CHAIRVICE CHAIR
Name of key/compensated personKYLE MOYERKYLE MOYER KYLE MOYERKYLE MOYER
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue TrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org5.005.00 8.005.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 $0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 $0.00$0.00
Mueller, Sherry
Title    PRESIDENT - UNTIL 09/2011
Name of key/compensated person    SHERRY MUELLER
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org    40.00
Reportable compensation from org    $131,121.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs    $20,849.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs     $0.00
Parfenoff, Peggy
TitleVICE CHAIRVICE CHAIR (AS OF 2/28/15) DIRECTOR 
Name of key/compensated personPEGGY PARFENOFFPEGGY PARFENOFF PEGGY PARFENOFF 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue True 
Average hours per week working for org5.005.00 3.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 $0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 $0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 $0.00 
Rebstock, Mark
Title   COOCHIEF OPERATING OFFICER-UNTIL 2/2012
Name of key/compensated person   MARK REBSTOCKMARK REBSTOCK
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org   40.0040.00
Reportable compensation from org   $101,485.00$93,381.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $16,762.00$16,817.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00$0.00
Richard, Thea
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTOR SECRETARYDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personTHEA RICHARDTHEA RICHARD THEA RICHARDTHEA RICHARD
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue TrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org3.003.00 5.003.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 $0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 $0.00$0.00
Shipe, Jacquelyn
TitleSECRETARYSECRETARY DIRECTOR 
Name of key/compensated personJACQUELYN G SHIPEJACQUELYN GATES SHIPE JACQUELYN SHIPE 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue True 
Average hours per week working for org5.005.00 3.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 $0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 $0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 $0.00 
Simpson, Peter
Title TREASURER (UNTIL 2/28/15) TREASURERTREASURER
Name of key/compensated person PETER C SIMPSON PHD PETER SIMPSON PHDPETER SIMPSON PHD
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True TrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org 5.00 5.005.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00 $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00 $0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00 $0.00$0.00
Sterrett, Samuel
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTOR   
Name of key/compensated personSAMUEL SANDY STERRETT JRSAMUEL SANDY STERRETT JR   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org3.003.00   
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$0.00   
Sterrett, Sandy
Title   DIRECTOR 
Name of key/compensated person   SANDY STERRETT JR 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   True 
Average hours per week working for org   3.00 
Reportable compensation from org   $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 
Stockton, Jim
Title   DIRECTORDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person   JIM STOCKTONJIM STOCKTON
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   TrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org   3.003.00
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$0.00
Thomas, Diane
Title DIRECTOR (UNTIL 2/28/15) DIRECTORDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person DIANE G THOMAS DIANE THOMASDIANE THOMAS
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True TrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org 3.00 3.003.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00 $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00 $0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00 $0.00$0.00
Vanella, Ricardo
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTOR DIRECTOR 
Name of key/compensated personRICARDO VANELLARICARDO VANELLA RICARDO VANELLA 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue True 
Average hours per week working for org3.003.00 3.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 $0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 $0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 $0.00 
Washington, Christopher
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTOR   
Name of key/compensated personCHRISTOPHER WASHINGTON PHDCHRISTOPHER WASHINGTON PHD   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org3.003.00   
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$0.00   
Wolf, James
TitleCHAIRCHAIR VICE CHAIRDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personJAMES S WOLFJAMES S WOLF JAMES S WOLFJAMES S WOLF
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue TrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org5.005.00 5.003.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 $0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 $0.00$0.00
de Bartolome, Karen
Title    DIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person    KAREN DE BARTOLOME
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director    True
Average hours per week working for org    3.00
Reportable compensation from org    $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
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesSEE SCHEDULE O FOR GLOBAL TIES' MISSION STATEMENT. GLOBAL TIES STRENGTHENS RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN INDIVIDUALS AND NATIONS BY MAKING INTERNATIONAL EXCHANGE PROGRAMS MORE EFFECTIVE.SEE SCHEDULE O FOR GLOBAL TIES' MISSION STATEMENT. GLOBAL TIES STRENGTHENS RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN INDIVIDUALS AND NATIONS BY MAKING INTERNATIONAL EXCHANGE PROGRAMS MORE EFFECTIVE. NCIV STRENGTHENS RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN INDIVIDUALS AND NATIONS BY MAKING INTERNATIONAL EXCHANGE PROGRAMS MORE EFFECTIVE.A LEADERSHIP NETWORK OF COMMUNITY-BASED ORGANIZATIONS ACROSS THE U.S. THAT WORK TO DEVELOP AND STRENGTHEN GLOBALLY COMPETENT AND ENGAGED COMMUNITIES AND CITIZENS. MEMBERS WORK TO IMPROVE U.S. RELATIONS WITH OTHER COUNTRIES BY BUILDING LINKAGES BETWEEN U.S. CITIZENS AND CITIZENS OF OTHER COUNTRIES.
Program service expenses, total$6,442,824.00$6,392,420.00 $5,400,741.00$6,208,477.00
Programs, including revenue & expenses
GLOBAL TIES U.S. PROVIDES ITS MEMBERS - FROM LARGE, NATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS TO SMALLER, COMMUNITY-BASED ONES ACROSS 45 STATES AND 19 COUNTRIES - WITH CONNECTIONS, LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT, AND PROFESSIONAL RESOURCES TO ENSURE THEY ARE THE STRONGEST, MOST EFFECTIVE ORGANIZATIONS THEY CAN BE. OUR SERVICES INCLUDE: 1) NATIONAL LEADERSHIP AND REPRESENTATION; 2) RESOURCES FOR NONPROFIT MANAGEMENT; 3) PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND TRAINING 4) FINANCIAL RESOURCES IN THE FORM OF SUB-GRANTS 5) EDUCATING AND ENGAGING CONGRESS; 6) INTERNATIONAL EXCHANGE PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT AND IMPLEMENTATION; AND 7) TECHNOLOGY AND COMMUNICATIONS SUPPORT.
Program expenses$6,442,824.00    
Grants and allocations made$4,523,269.00    
Program revenue$554,277.00    
Program descriptionGLOBAL TIES U.S. PROVIDES ITS MEMBERS - FROM LARGE, NATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS TO SMALLER, COMMUNITY-BASED ONES ACROSS 45 STATES AND 19 COUNTRIES - WITH CONNECTIONS, LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT, AND PROFESSIONAL RESOURCES TO ENSURE THEY ARE THE STRONGEST, MOST EFFECTIVE ORGANIZATIONS THEY CAN BE. OUR SERVICES INCLUDE: 1) NATIONAL LEADERSHIP AND REPRESENTATION; 2) RESOURCES FOR NONPROFIT MANAGEMENT; 3) PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND TRAINING 4) FINANCIAL RESOURCES IN THE FORM OF SUB-GRANTS 5) EDUCATING AND ENGAGING CONGRESS; 6) INTERNATIONAL EXCHANGE PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT AND IMPLEMENTATION; AND 7) TECHNOLOGY AND COMMUNICATIONS SUPPORT.    
MEMBERSHIP SERVICES: GLOBAL TIES PROVIDES MEMBERS IN 45 STATES AND 16 COUNTRIES WITH CONNECTIONS, LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS, NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL REPRESENTATION AND PROFESSIONAL RESOURCES SO THAT THEY ARE THE STRONGEST MOST EFFECTIVE IMPLEMENTERS OF INTERNATIONAL EXCHANGE PROGRAMS. GLOBAL TIES ORGANIZES AN ANNUAL NATIONAL MEETING THAT BRINGS TOGETHER 1000 INTERNATIONAL EXCHANGE PROFESSIONALS. WE EXECUTE LOCAL MEETINGS AND EVENTS TO ENGAGE LOCAL AUDIENCES AROUND FOREIGN AFFAIRS AND PUBLIC DIPLOMACY. WE PROVIDE COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIP GRANT SUPPORT TO QUALIFIED MEMBERS WHO IMPLEMENT EXCHANGE PROGRAMS, LOCAL INITIATIVE GRANTS AND MEETING PARTICIPATION GRANTS TO SUPPORT PARTICIPATION IN NATIONAL AND REGIONAL MEETINGS. WE PROVIDE ON-LINE TRAINING COURSES AND WEBINARS. GLOBAL TIES EMPOWERS ITS MEMBERS TO ENGAGE AND EDUCATE THEIR ELECTED REPRESENTATIVES ON THE IMPORTANCE OF PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND INTERNATIONAL EXCHANGE PROGRAMS, AND ALSO, IMPLEMENTS CUSTOMIZED SHORT-TERM EXCHANGE PROGRAMS FOR PROFESSIONALS AND STUDENTS.
Program expenses $6,392,420.00   
Grants and allocations made $3,985,584.00   
Program revenue $505,578.00   
Program description MEMBERSHIP SERVICES: GLOBAL TIES PROVIDES MEMBERS IN 45 STATES AND 16 COUNTRIES WITH CONNECTIONS, LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS, NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL REPRESENTATION AND PROFESSIONAL RESOURCES SO THAT THEY ARE THE STRONGEST MOST EFFECTIVE IMPLEMENTERS OF INTERNATIONAL EXCHANGE PROGRAMS. GLOBAL TIES ORGANIZES AN ANNUAL NATIONAL MEETING THAT BRINGS TOGETHER 1000 INTERNATIONAL EXCHANGE PROFESSIONALS. WE EXECUTE LOCAL MEETINGS AND EVENTS TO ENGAGE LOCAL AUDIENCES AROUND FOREIGN AFFAIRS AND PUBLIC DIPLOMACY. WE PROVIDE COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIP GRANT SUPPORT TO QUALIFIED MEMBERS WHO IMPLEMENT EXCHANGE PROGRAMS, LOCAL INITIATIVE GRANTS AND MEETING PARTICIPATION GRANTS TO SUPPORT PARTICIPATION IN NATIONAL AND REGIONAL MEETINGS. WE PROVIDE ON-LINE TRAINING COURSES AND WEBINARS. GLOBAL TIES EMPOWERS ITS MEMBERS TO ENGAGE AND EDUCATE THEIR ELECTED REPRESENTATIVES ON THE IMPORTANCE OF PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND INTERNATIONAL EXCHANGE PROGRAMS, AND ALSO, IMPLEMENTS CUSTOMIZED SHORT-TERM EXCHANGE PROGRAMS FOR PROFESSIONALS AND STUDENTS.   
MEMBERSHIP SERVICES: PROFESSIONAL TRAINING PROGRAMS TO SUPPORT NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATIONS AND PRACTITIONERS OF EXCHANGE PROGRAMS AND DIRECT ADVOCACY WORK. NETWORKING AND INFORMATION EXCHANGE OPPORTUNITIES, PUBLICATIONS. COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIP GRANTS, LOCAL INITIATIVE GRANTS, MEETING PARTICIPATION GRANTS, COMMUNICATIONS.
Program expenses   $5,400,741.00$6,208,477.00
Grants and allocations made   $3,951,798.00$4,721,234.00
Program revenue   $164,506.00$133,449.00
Program description   MEMBERSHIP SERVICES: PROFESSIONAL TRAINING PROGRAMS TO SUPPORT NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATIONS AND PRACTITIONERS OF EXCHANGE PROGRAMS AND DIRECT ADVOCACY WORK. NETWORKING AND INFORMATION EXCHANGE OPPORTUNITIES, PUBLICATIONS. COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIP GRANTS, LOCAL INITIATIVE GRANTS, MEETING PARTICIPATION GRANTS, COMMUNICATIONS.MEMBERSHIP SERVICES: PROFESSIONAL TRAINING PROGRAMS TO SUPPORT NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATIONS AND PRACTITIONERS OF EXCHANGE PROGRAMS AND GRASSROOTS ADVOCACY WORK. NETWORKING AND INFORMATION EXCHANGE OPPORTUNITIES, PUBLICATIONS. COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIP GRANTS, LOCAL INITIATIVE GRANTS, MEETING PARTICIPATION GRANTS, COMMUNICATIONS.
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$6,584,400.00$6,480,150.00 $5,528,222.00$6,299,255.00
Revenue from contributions (total)$6,028,761.00$5,935,322.00$5,708,867.00$5,343,117.00$6,170,632.00
Revenue from noncash contributions   $3,900.00 
Investment income, current yr$273.00$606.00 $9,099.00-$5,348.00
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$6,028,761.00$5,935,322.00 $5,343,117.00$6,170,632.00
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00$0.00 $0.00$0.00
Other revenue, current yr$1,089.00$38,644.00 $11,500.00$522.00
Net unrelated business taxable revenue$0.00$0.00 $0.00$0.00
Program service revenue (total)$554,277.00$505,578.00$166,466.00$164,506.00$133,449.00
Gross receipts$6,584,400.00$6,480,150.00 $5,760,072.00$6,607,682.00
Sources of contributions
Revenue from federated campaigns$1,000.00$454.00 $1,430.00 
Revenue from gov't grants$5,923,406.00$5,836,553.00 $5,251,010.00$6,055,321.00
Revenue from all other contributions$104,355.00$98,315.00 $90,677.00$115,311.00
Other types of revenue
Miscellaneous revenue (total)$1,089.00$38,644.00 $11,500.00$522.00
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments$273.00$606.00 $9,099.00$9,720.00
Net rental income $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$6,677,384.00$6,462,450.00 $5,533,410.00$6,351,428.00
Total functional expenses: program service $6,442,824.00$6,392,420.00 $5,400,741.00$6,208,477.00
Total functional expenses: management and general$233,455.00$9,532.00 $116,636.00$130,085.00
Total functional expenses: fundraising$1,105.00$60,498.00 $16,033.00$12,866.00
Fees for services
Lobbying fees (total)   $13,150.00$8,969.00
Legal fees (total)$274.00$5,249.00   
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$50,570.00 $0.00$0.00
Investment management fees (total)$13,975.00    
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$1,130,038.00$1,049,081.00$1,007,573.00$897,681.00$986,590.00
Total assets, beginning of year$1,049,081.00$1,007,573.00 $986,590.00$876,010.00
Total liabilities$296,055.00$185,784.00$147,243.00$154,741.00$271,129.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$185,784.00$147,243.00 $271,129.00$168,420.00
Pledges & accounts receivable, net$299,004.00$219,246.00 $2,893.00$173,107.00
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr$598,995.00$608,131.00 $525,086.00$495,713.00
Temporarily restricted net assets$46,427.00$66,605.00 $31,112.00$35,975.00
Permanently restricted net assets, end of yr$188,561.00$188,561.00 $186,742.00$183,773.00
Net assets$833,983.00$863,297.00 $742,940.00$715,461.00
Net assets, beginning of year$863,297.00$860,330.00 $715,461.00$707,590.00
Other liabilities$19,091.00$7,466.00 $44,667.00$64,828.00
Other assets$11,796.00$22,889.00 $11,093.00$11,093.00
Investments: publicly traded securities$665,585.00$602,336.00 $362,112.00$587,091.00
Cash: non-interest bearing$127,017.00$91,888.00 $62,725.00 
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$91,888.00$400.00   
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses-$92,984.00$17,700.00 -$5,188.00-$52,173.00
Advertising (total) $15,201.00   
Savings & temp cash investment$6,480.00$90,696.00 $427,801.00$178,401.00
Accounts receivable, net$16,003.00$12,264.00   
Prepaid expenses & deferred charges   $17,045.00$16,420.00
Accounts payable & accrued expenses$276,964.00$178,318.00 $110,074.00$206,301.00
Total net assets or fund balances$833,983.00$863,297.00 $742,940.00$715,461.00
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$5,609.00$10,776.00 $6,466.00$6,466.00
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members1613 1717
Number of independent voting members1613 1717
Financial sheets auditedTrueTrue TrueTrue
Accrual accountingTrueTrue TrueTrue
Tax year start date2015-10-012014-10-01 2012-10-012011-10-01
Tax year end date2016-09-012015-09-012014-09-012013-09-012012-09-01
Has local chaptersTrueTrue TrueTrue
Indicators for schedules (selected)
LobbiedTrueTrue TrueTrue
Grants to domestic org/gov't >$5kTrueTrue TrueTrue
Org has controlled entityTrue    
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990 990990
Date e-filing submitted2017-10-172016-11-02 2014-04-282013-07-25
IRS schema version2015v3.02014v6.0 2012v2.12011v1.5
Filing identifier201702099349300335201631979349300218 201410919349300706201331269349300523
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