AVINA AMERICAS

Avina Americas is a Delaware non-stock, non-profit corporation described in Section 501(c)(3) of the U.S. Internal Revenue Code and received a determination letter in 2009 from the U. S. Internal Revenue Service confirming its status as a public charity under Section 170(b)(1)(A)(vi).

Avina Americas is an independent legal entity that conducts activities in coordination with Fundación Avina and the other entities in the Avina ecosystem and provides support for programs conducted by Avina entities outside the United States that further the charitable mission of Avina Americas. The Board of Trustees of Avina Americas evaluates foreign activities for support and may seek grants and contributions within the United States to support such programs.

OUR TEAM

Valeria Scorza

Executive Director

Valerie Nucete

Development Manager

Jessie Petrini

Grants & Operations Officer

Rafael Blanco

Accounting Officer

OUR BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Sean McKaughan

Board Chair

Brizio Biondi-Morra

Director

John Ickis

Director

Katherine Marshall

Director

Larry Slesinger

Director

Christian Sagel

Secretary

Hilda Vega

Director

Nabeeha Kazi

Director

FINANCIAL INFORMATION

As a U.S.-based 501(c)(3) organization, Avina Americas files an Internal Revenue Service form 990 on an annual basis.

Please click here to view our most recent filing.

As part of our commitment to transparency and high-caliber financial records, we have our financial statements audited by an independent, third party auditor on a yearly basis.

Please click here to view our 2018 financials, audited by Crowe Horwath.

WHO AND WHAT WE SUPPORT

The following is a sample list of active projects that we support for amounts of $50,000 USD and above.

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CONTACT US

We have a presence in Washington, DC and Miami.