It is “an unprecedented crisis!”
Mark Hetfield, CEO HIAS
I suspect all of the nine federal refugee resettlement contractors*** are doing this—end-of-year appeals for money for 2018. I just happened to see HIAS’s appeal yesterday.
Because fewer refugees (paying clients) are expected to enter the US in the coming year, and because (if it’s true) the tax law changes are such that it’s less attractive to make charitable donations in 2018 and beyond, we are seeing the big push here.
This is what Mark Hetfield, CEO of HIAS, said in an urgent e-mail:
These are screenshots so links are not hot! Don’t miss that Hetfield is blowing their horn (#3) about suing the President!
How are they doing financially?
Because I haven’t checked lately, I figured it was time to see how HIAS’s latest tax filing looked. This is their Form 990(filed September 25, 2017).
I like to look…
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