Public, Society Benefit

THE CENTURY FOUNDATION INC

New York, NY

This organization is a 501(c)(3) Private Operating Foundation (This organization has notified the IRS of its intention to convert to a public charity, and the IRS has ruled that grantors and contributors may consider it a public charity for the purpose of making contributions to the organization.).

Mission

The Century Foundation is a progressive, nonpartisan think tank that seeks to foster opportunity, reduce inequality and promote security at home and abroad. We pursue our work by conducting timely, nonpartisan research and analysis that informs citizens, guides policy makers and reshapes what government does for the better.

Ruling Year

1937

President

Mark Zuckerman

Main Address

1 Whitehall St Fl 15

New York, NY 10004 USA

Formerly Known As

Twentieth Century Fund

Keywords

progressive, nonpartisan, think tank, opportunity, policy analysis, evidence-based research, change, education, foreign policy, healthcare, security, jobs, economy

EIN

13-1624235

 Number

1719788271

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Research Institutes and/or Public Policy Analysis (W05)

IRS Filing Requirement

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Our programs

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Education

Economy and Jobs

World/Foreign Affairs

Privacy and Surveillance

Healthcare

Rediscovering Government

Rights and Justice

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THE CENTURY FOUNDATION INC

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BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations?

No

CEO OVERSIGHT

Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year?

No

ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year?

No

BOARD COMPOSITION

Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership?

No

BOARD PERFORMANCE

Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years?

No