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AmeriCares
88 Hamilton Avenue
Stamford, CT 06902
tel: (800) 486-4357
fax: (203) 327-5200
EIN: 06-1008595

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Board Leadership

Jerry Leamon
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Michael J. Nyenhuis
President and CEO


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International : Humanitarian Relief Supplies

AmeriCares

Building healthier futures for people in crisis in the United States and around the world

 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall 97.51 4 stars
  Financial 98.18 4 stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 4 stars
This rating was published 04/01/2016 using data for FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial Performance Metrics (Data from FY2015 990)
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity’s total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
97.9%
  Administrative Expenses 0.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Primary Revenue Growth (Adjusted) 12.2%
  Program Expenses Growth (Adjusted) 7.4%
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.32
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by AmeriCares on the FY2015 990 they filed with the IRS

Income Statement     (FYE 06/2015)

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $736,953,178
   Federated Campaigns $156,518
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,900,754
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,289,943
Total Contributions $740,300,393
   Program Service Revenue $749,806
Total Primary Revenue $741,050,199
   Other Revenue $946,375
TOTAL REVENUE $741,996,574
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $627,513,709
   Administrative Expenses $3,745,178
   Fundraising Expenses $9,271,648
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $640,530,535
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $101,466,039
   
Net Assets $211,954,397

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Compensation of Leaders     (FYE 06/2015)

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$324,840 0.05% Michael J. Nyenhuis President, CEO

Mission

AmeriCares is an emergency response and global health organization that saves lives and builds healthier futures for people in crisis in the U.S. and around the world. Since it was established more than 30 years ago, AmeriCares has delivered more than $12 billion in humanitarian aid to 164 countries.

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