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Health : Patient and Family Support

Burn Institute

Reducing burn injuries and deaths

four stars

92.92

8825 Aero Drive Suite 200
San Diego, CA 92123
tel: (858) 541-2277   Web Site
EIN: 23-7260718

Board Leadership
Gerald S. Davee
Chairman

CEO
Susan Day
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.92 four stars
  Financial 90.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Established in 1972, the Burn Institute is dedicated to reducing the number of burn injuries and deaths in San Diego and Imperial Counties through fire and burn prevention education, burn survivor support, and funding burn care research and treatment.

The Burn Institute's goal is a community in which all burn survivors have the resources and support to overcome the devastating psychological and physical effects of their injuries, and community members are educated on how to prevent fires and burns. Our programs fall into two categories: Fire and Burn Prevention and Burn Survivor Support. The Burn Institute is the sole organization in San Diego and Imperial Counties serving and specializing in burn survivor support.

Established in 1972, the Burn Institute is dedicated to reducing the number of burn injuries and deaths in San Diego and Imperial Counties through fire and burn prevention education, burn survivor support, and funding burn care research and treatment.

The Burn Institute's goal is a community in which all burn survivors have the resources and support to overcome the devastating psychological and physical effects of their injuries, and community members are educated on how to prevent fires and burns. Our programs fall into two categories: Fire and Burn Prevention and Burn Survivor Support. The Burn Institute is the sole organization in San Diego and Imperial Counties serving and specializing in burn survivor support.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of children directly taught fire and burn prevention education.
26,879
Estimated number of individuals reached with fire and burn prevention information through media.
150,000
Number of burn survivors and their family members/caregivers served.
1,000
Number of community events attended to distribute fire and burn prevention and burn survivor support information.
28
Number of senior households provided with smoke alarm installations and fire and burn prevention information.
1,903
This impact information is current as of October 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
86.9%
  Administrative Expenses 7.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.17
  Program Expenses Growth -4.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Burn Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Burn Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Burn Institute (CA) 92.92 four stars
Tom Coughlin Jay Fund Foundation (FL) 93.16 four stars
National Foundation for Transplants (TN) 92.38 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Southwest Florida (FL) 85.05 three stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Hawaii (HI) 86.42 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,292,956
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,292,956
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,292,956
   Other Revenue $4,807
TOTAL REVENUE $1,297,763
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $958,517
   Administrative Expenses $163,115
   Fundraising Expenses $149,209
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,270,841
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $26,922
   
Net Assets $1,503,105

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
Fire and Burn Prevention Education Programs $958,517 100.0%

Ratings History
Burn Institute has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 12/01/2019 92.92 four stars
2017-12 04/01/2019 98.17 four stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 95.12 four stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 90.07 four stars
2014-12 02/01/2017 89.86 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 86.19 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 80.54 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 80.01 three stars
2012-12 11/01/2013 80.08 three stars
2011-12 09/01/2012 75.19 two 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 23-7260718
Name in IRS Master File BURN INSTITUTE
NTEE Code T99
NTEE Classification Philanthropy, Voluntarism, and Grantmaking Foundations N.E.C.
NTEE Type Philanthropy, Voluntarism and Grantmaking Foundations
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (995) Described in section 509(a)(2) of the Code
(602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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 September, 1973
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$93,249 7.33% Susan Day Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Burn Institute (CA) 92.92 four stars
Cancer Support Community Greater Cincinnati-Northern Kentucky (OH) 88.46 three stars
Patient Services Incorporated (VA) 96.64 four stars
Children's Cancer Center (FL) 94.48 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Memphis (TN) 86.28 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Burn Institute
8825 Aero Drive
Suite 200
San Diego, CA 92123
tel: (858) 541-2277
fax: (858) 541-7179
EIN: 23-7260718

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Board Leadership

Gerald S. Davee
Chairman

CEO

Susan Day
Executive Director

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