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Southwest Center for HIV/AIDS

Prevention. Wellness. Research.

three stars

88.56

1101 North Central Avenue Suite 200
Phoenix, AZ 85004
tel: (602) 307-5330   Web Site
EIN: 86-0695862

Board Leadership
Mike Sparaco
Chair

CEO
Jessica Fotinos
Interim Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.56 three stars
  Financial 91.91 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 86.00 three stars
This rating was published 06/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Southwest Center for HIV/AIDS is the largest clinical trial, education, behavioral health and nutrition support center dedicated to fighting HIV and AIDS in the Southwestern United States. Southwest Center for HIV/AIDS (formerly Body Positive) was founded in 1990 by Kirk Baxter. The Center's vision, "leading the fight against HIV and AIDS" is carried out through our mission of reducing infection, improving quality of life and contributing to worldwide research. Today, hundreds of thousands of people around the world are taking HIV- and AIDS-fighting drugs that earned Federal Drug Administration approval, thanks in part to the Center's clinical trials and biomedical research program.

Southwest Center for HIV/AIDS is the largest clinical trial, education, behavioral health and nutrition support center dedicated to fighting HIV and AIDS in the Southwestern United States. Southwest Center for HIV/AIDS (formerly Body Positive) was founded in 1990 by Kirk Baxter. The Center's vision, "leading the fight against HIV and AIDS" is carried out through our mission of reducing infection, improving quality of life and contributing to worldwide research. Today, hundreds of thousands of people around the world are taking HIV- and AIDS-fighting drugs that earned Federal Drug Administration approval, thanks in part to the Center's clinical trials and biomedical research program.

Financial

four stars

91.91

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

86.00

This rating was published 06/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
74.2%
  Administrative Expenses 13.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.12
  Program Expenses Growth 16.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Southwest Center for HIV/AIDS on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Southwest Center for HIV/AIDS on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Southwest Center for HIV/AIDS (AZ) 88.56 three stars
Desert AIDS Project (CA) 96.11 four stars
San Francisco AIDS Foundation (CA) 91.36 four stars
Black AIDS Institute (CA) 85.66 three stars
AIDS Vaccine Advocacy Coalition (NY) 93.49 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $737,022
   Federated Campaigns $46,011
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $594,816
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,020,103
Total Contributions $2,397,952
   Program Service Revenue $232,599
Total Primary Revenue $2,630,551
   Other Revenue $181,131
TOTAL REVENUE $2,811,682
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,892,833
   Administrative Expenses $665,850
   Fundraising Expenses $400,366
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,959,049
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,147,367
   
Net Assets $7,336,065

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

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Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 06/01/2017 88.56 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 95.94 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 03/01/2016 92.54 four stars
2014-12 02/01/2016 91.04 four stars
2013-12 10/01/2015 96.34 four stars
2013-12 09/01/2015 95.37 four stars
2013-12 08/01/2015 93.84 four stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 93.26 four stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 88.76 three stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 86-0695862
Name in IRS Master File SOUTHWEST CENTER FOR HIV AIDS INC
NTEE Code E99
NTEE Classification Health - General and Rehabilitative N.E.C.
NTEE Type Health - General and Rehabilitative
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (179) Other health services
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date April, 1992
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
Not compensated -- Jessica Fotinos Interim Chief Executive Officer
Other Salaries of Note
$129,165 3.26% Cindy Quenneville Former Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Southwest Center for HIV/AIDS (AZ) 88.56 three stars
amfAR (NY) 90.72 four stars
Black AIDS Institute (CA) 85.66 three stars
Cascade AIDS Project (OR) 87.23 three stars
Elton John AIDS Foundation (NY) 96.46 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Southwest Center for HIV/AIDS
1101 North Central Avenue
Suite 200
Phoenix, AZ 85004
tel: (602) 307-5330
fax: (602) 307-5021
EIN: 86-0695862

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Board Leadership

Mike Sparaco
Chair

CEO

Jessica Fotinos
Interim Chief Executive Officer

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