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Health : Patient and Family Support

Angel Flight Northeast

Scheduling free air transportation so patients can access medical care that is not readily available to them since 1996.

two stars

72.44

492 Sutton Street North Andover, MA 01845
tel: (978) 794-6868   Web Site
EIN: 04-3314346

Board Leadership
James Cear, Jr.
Chairman

CEO
Lawrence Camerlin
President, Founder

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 72.44 two stars
  Financial 87.79 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 63.00 one star
This rating was published 11/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1996, Angel Flight Northeast coordinates free flights so children and adults can access medical care for as long and as often as needed. We are a volunteer corps of over 1,000 private pilots and Earth Angels who combine our love of flying with the spirit of grassroots volunteerism by flying patients and their families to the critical health care they need. We provide free air transportation in private aircrafts by volunteer pilots so that children and adults may access life-saving medical care free of charge. We are also a vital mode of transportation for organs, blood and for patients awaiting organ transplants. Since our founding, we have scheduled over 74,000 flight requests and have flown more than 14 million miles. In 2018, we have completed 22 years of service bring hope to thousands of children and adults.

Founded in 1996, Angel Flight Northeast coordinates free flights so children and adults can access medical care for as long and as often as needed. We are a volunteer corps of over 1,000 private pilots and Earth Angels who combine our love of flying with the spirit of grassroots volunteerism by flying patients and their families to the critical health care they need. We provide free air transportation in private aircrafts by volunteer pilots so that children and adults may access life-saving medical care free of charge. We are also a vital mode of transportation for organs, blood and for patients awaiting organ transplants. Since our founding, we have scheduled over 74,000 flight requests and have flown more than 14 million miles. In 2018, we have completed 22 years of service bring hope to thousands of children and adults.

Financial

three stars

87.79

Accountability & Transparency

one star

63.00

This rating was published 11/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
82.1%
  Administrative Expenses 6.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.17
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.10
  Program Expenses Growth 3.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Angel Flight Northeast on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Angel Flight Northeast on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Angel Flight Northeast (MA) 72.44 two stars
Mercy Medical Angels (VA) 91.62 four stars
Angel Flight West (CA) 94.28 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $635,027
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $635,027
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $635,027
   Other Revenue $308,070
TOTAL REVENUE $943,097
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $681,961
   Administrative Expenses $51,658
   Fundraising Expenses $97,467
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $831,086
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $112,011
   
Net Assets $911,711

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.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Community Outreach $312,929 45.9%
Flight Coordination $260,028 38.1%
Pilot Resource Management $109,004 16.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 11/01/2018 72.44 two stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 84.61 three stars
2016-12 12/01/2017 80.86 three stars
2015-12 12/21/2016 84.76 three stars
2015-12 12/01/2016 80.98 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2016 87.25 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 12/01/2015 84.86 three stars
2013-12 08/01/2015 83.31 three stars
2012-12 08/01/2014 83.29 three stars
2012-12 11/01/2013 83.15 three stars
2011-12 09/01/2012 83.35 three stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 86.07 three stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 85.22 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 01/05/2011 --Donor Advisory

Prior to 9/1/2016, Charity Navigator issued Advisories under the name CN Watchlist and Donor Advisory. For more information on the CN Advisory system click here. This charity was issued a DA.

This donor advisory was published on Wednesday, January 5, 2011

In accordance with our policy for removing Donor Advisories, Charity Navigator removed the Donor Advisory for Angel Flight Northeast on March 1, 2012 because the Donor Advisory had been in place for more than a year (since January 5, 2011) and because the issue that prompted the Donor Advisory has been resolved.

Charity Navigator had published a Donor Advisory for this  charity because we became aware of the following information in connection with this charity:

  • The Massachusetts attorney general’s office had determined that Angel Flight Northeast’s governance structure did not assure an independent board that was free from management’s direction. In November 2010, the attorney general and the charity reached an agreement which is explained on the attorney general’s site here and here.
2008-12 06/01/2010 96.68 four stars
2007-12 12/01/2008 96.19 four stars
2006-12 02/01/2008 82.59 three stars
2005-12 02/01/2007 90.12 four stars
2004-12 12/01/2005 87.24 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 04-3314346
Name in IRS Master File ANGEL FLIGHT OF NEW ENGLAND 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 (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(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 Central - the organization is a parent (group ruling) and is not a church or 501(c)(1) organization.
Group Name ANGEL FLIGHT OF NEW ENGLAND INC
Ruling Date December, 2008
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, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • 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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$156,000 18.77% Lawrence Camerlin President, Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Angel Flight Northeast (MA) 72.44 two stars
Angel Flight West (CA) 94.28 four stars
Mercy Medical Angels (VA) 91.62 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Angel Flight Northeast
492 Sutton Street
North Andover, MA 01845
tel: (978) 794-6868
fax: (978) 794-8779
EIN: 04-3314346

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Board Leadership

James Cear, Jr.
Chairman

CEO

Lawrence Camerlin
President, Founder

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