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Africare
440 R Street, NW
Washington, DC 20001
tel: (202) 462-3614
fax: (202) 464-0867
EIN: 23-7116952

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Board Leadership

Stephen D. Cashin
Chairman

CEO

Robert L. Mallet
President


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International : Development and Relief Services

Africare

Improving lives, building futures

 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall 80.29 3 stars
  Financial 72.42 2 stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 4 stars
This rating was published 11/01/2015 using data for FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial Performance Metrics (Data from FY2014 990)
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity’s total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
93.4%
  Administrative Expenses 4.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Primary Revenue Growth -0.1%
  Program Expenses Growth -0.3%
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.06
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Africare on the FY2014 990 they filed with the IRS

Income Statement     (FYE 06/2014)

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $18,926,483
   Federated Campaigns $95,860
   Membership Dues $14,452
   Fundraising Events $546,403
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $33,536,095
Total Contributions $53,119,293
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $53,119,293
   Other Revenue $1,018,829
TOTAL REVENUE $54,138,122
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $51,959,335
   Administrative Expenses $2,675,682
   Fundraising Expenses $963,528
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $55,598,545
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,460,423
   
Net Assets $6,536,863

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Compensation of Leaders     (FYE 06/2014)

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$216,816 0.38% Darius Mans President

Mission

Founded in 1970, Africare, a leader among organizations assisting Africa, has more projects on the continent than any other U.S.-based charity. Africare works to improve the quality of life for the people of Africa. Our programs address needs in four principal areas: health and HIV/AIDS, food security and agriculture, water and sanitation, and emergency and humanitarian assistance. Africare places communities at the center of development in the belief that only through strong communities can Africa feed itself, develop and manage its natural resources, provide adequate education and vocational training, address people's needs for health care and disease prevention, achieve economic well-being and live in peace. Since its founding, Africare has delivered well over $800 million in assistance - over 2,500 projects - to 36 countries Africa-wide.

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