Annual Information Statement 2020

Legal Name
New Israel Fund Australia
ABN
70151140377

About the charity

Charity size
Large
Is the charity an incorporated association?
No
Does the charity intend to fundraise in the next reporting period?
Yes
Select the state/territory where the charity intends to fundraise in the 2020 reporting period
  • NSW fundraising number: cfn/22110
  • VIC fundraising number: 0015479
Is the charity a Basic Religious Charity?
No

Charity programs

Program name
Equality for women in Israel
Program classification
Women's rights
Program overseas locations
Israel
Program beneficiaries
  • Victims of crime (including family violence)
  • Females

Program name
Combating racism and discrimination
Program classification
Racism
Program overseas locations
Israel
Program beneficiaries
  • Gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender or intersex persons
  • Migrants, refugees or asylum seekers
  • People from a culturally and linguistically diverse background
  • People in rural/regional/remote communities
  • Victims of crime (including family violence)

Program name
Justice in the occupied Palestinian territories
Program classification
Justice rights
Program overseas locations
  • Israel
  • Palestine, State of
Program beneficiaries
  • People in rural/regional/remote communities
  • Financially disadvantaged people
  • People at risk of homelessness/ people experiencing homelessness
  • Victims of crime (including family violence)

Program name
Equality for Palestinian citizens of Israel
Program classification
Ethnic and racial minority rights
Program overseas locations
Israel
Program beneficiaries
  • People from a culturally and linguistically diverse background
  • People in rural/regional/remote communities
  • Financially disadvantaged people
  • People at risk of homelessness/ people experiencing homelessness

Program name
Inclusion for all expressions of Judaism
Program classification
Freedom of religion and belief
Program overseas locations
Israel
Program beneficiaries
  • Gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender or intersex persons
  • People from a culturally and linguistically diverse background
  • Females

Program name
Safety for people seeking asylum
Program classification
Immigrants' rights
Program overseas locations
Israel
Program beneficiaries
Migrants, refugees or asylum seekers

Program name
Safeguarding the civil rights of all Israelis
Program classification
Justice rights
Program overseas locations
Israel
Program beneficiaries
  • Gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender or intersex persons
  • Migrants, refugees or asylum seekers
  • People from a culturally and linguistically diverse background
  • Financially disadvantaged people
  • People at risk of homelessness/ people experiencing homelessness
  • People with disabilities
  • Unemployed persons
  • Victims of disaster

International activities undertaken
Transferring funds or goods overseas
Description of the charities international activities
Using the expertise and experience of the New Israel Fund in Israel, our grants fund only the most effective and impactful programs.
Description of the charities activities and outcomes
NIF Australia funds projects which assist a range of people in Israel who are affected by discrimination or racism, lack access to justice, suffer from poverty, or otherwise experience hardship. Groups we support in Israel include refugees and people seeking asylum in Israel, Israelis from diverse backgrounds including migrants from Ethiopia and the Former Soviet Union, Palestinian citizens of Israel and those living in the West Bank, and women in marginalised communities.

Human Resources

Employees and volunteers
  • Full time employees: 1
  • Part time employees: 2
  • Casual employees: 0
  • Full-time equivalent staff (FTE): 2.30
  • Estimated number of volunteers: 20

Financial Reporting

Charity's 2020 reporting period
1 January 2020 to 31 December 2020
Type of financial statement
General purpose financial statements
Financial report consolidated with more than one entity?
No
Did your charity have any related party transactions?
No
Does your charity have documented policies or processes about related party transactions?
Yes
Financial report submitted to a state/territory regulator?
No

Income and Expenses

Comprehensive Income Statement summary

Gross Income
Donations and bequests
$944,013.00
Revenue from providing goods or services
$3,980.00
Revenue from government including grants
$80,454.00
Revenue from investments
$6,353.00
All other revenue
$0.00
Total revenue
$1,034,800.00
Other income (for example, gains)
$0.00
Total gross income
$1,034,800.00
Expenses
Employee expenses
$200,400.00
Interest expenses
$0.00
Grants and donations made for use in Australia
$0.00
Grants and donations made for use outside Australia
$460,425.00
All other expenses
$60,832.00
Total expenses
$721,657.00
Net surplus/(deficit)
$313,143.00
Other comprehensive income
$0.00
Total comprehensive income
$313,143.00

Balance Sheet extract

Assets
Total current assets
$1,055,662.00
Non-current loans receivable
$0.00
Other non-current assets
$0.00
Total non-current assets
$0.00
Total assets
$1,055,662.00
Liabilities
Total current liabilities
$59,572.00
Non-current loans payable
$0.00
Other non-current liabilities
$0.00
Total non-current liabilities
$0.00
Total liabilities
$59,572.00
Net assets/liabilities
$996,090.00