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Direct Relief
27 South La Patera Lane
Santa Barbara, CA 93117
tel: (805) 964-4767
fax: (805) 681-4838
EIN: 95-1831116

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Board Leadership

Rita Moya
Board Chair


Thomas Tighe
President and CEO

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International : Humanitarian Relief Supplies

Direct Relief

Deliver a world of good

(out of 100)
Overall Score & Rating 100.00 4 stars
  Financial 100.00 4 stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 4 stars
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial Performance Metrics
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity’s total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
  Administrative Expenses 0.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 0.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Program Expenses Growth 31.4%
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.25
  Liabilities to Assets 3.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Direct Relief on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Income Statement     (FYE 06/2014)

   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $449,100,050
   Federated Campaigns $246,584
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $217,257
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $37,264
Total Contributions $449,601,155
   Program Service Revenue $360,057
Total Primary Revenue $449,961,212
   Other Revenue $-9,944
TOTAL REVENUE $449,951,268
   Program Expenses $541,656,181
   Administrative Expenses $2,504,681
   Fundraising Expenses $1,613,622
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-95,823,216
Net Assets $108,327,770

Financial Charts

Compensation of Leaders     (FYE 06/2014)

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$361,265 0.06% Thomas E. Tighe President, CEO


Founded in 1948, Direct Relief is California's largest international humanitarian nonprofit organization. Direct Relief provides medical assistance to improve the health and lives of people affected by poverty and disaster - at home and throughout the world. Since 2000, Direct Relief has responded to a wide range of urgent and ongoing health emergencies, by providing more than $3.4 billion in essential material resources - medicines, supplies and equipment, including more than $500 million in assistance in the United States

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