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International : Development and Relief Services

GAIA

Strengthening health systems at the far end of the road.

three stars

85.77

2171 Francisco Blvd. East Suite I
San Rafael, CA 94901
tel: (415) 461-7196   Web Site
EIN: 94-3364364

Board Leadership
Geoffry Peck
Chair

CEO
Todd Schafer
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.77 three stars
  Financial 79.88 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

GAIA believes that everyone deserves access to quality healthcare, no matter where they live or who they are. In partnership with government and local communities, we strengthen health systems in Sub-Saharan Africa by filling gaps in the healthcare grid now and increasing capacity for the long term.

Our 100% Malawian in-country team provides community-based health services and health education to underserved populations in rural communities, while supporting health worker training and promoting equitable deployment of frontline providers.

GAIA believes that everyone deserves access to quality healthcare, no matter where they live or who they are. In partnership with government and local communities, we strengthen health systems in Sub-Saharan Africa by filling gaps in the healthcare grid now and increasing capacity for the long term.

Our 100% Malawian in-country team provides community-based health services and health education to underserved populations in rural communities, while supporting health worker training and promoting equitable deployment of frontline providers.

Financial

two stars

79.88

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 05/01/2020 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)
84.6%
  Administrative Expenses 4.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.32
  Program Expenses Growth -0.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by GAIA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by GAIA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
GAIA (CA) 85.77 three stars
Miracle Foundation (TX) 94.27 four stars
Womens International Zionist Organization USA (NY) 90.07 four stars
Indian Muslim Relief and Charities (CA) 94.74 four stars
World Villages for Children (MD) 85.79 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,484,840
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $420,910
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $526,981
Total Contributions $2,432,731
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,432,731
   Other Revenue $-13,466
TOTAL REVENUE $2,419,265
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,429,007
   Administrative Expenses $122,382
   Fundraising Expenses $322,805
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,874,194
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-454,929
   
Net Assets $1,141,883

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
Mobile Health Clinics $704,412 29.0%
Community Programs $558,672 23.0%
Nurse Education Programs $412,931 17.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 05/01/2020 85.77 three stars
2017-12 10/01/2019 87.66 three stars
2016-12 07/01/2018 90.27 four stars
2015-12 06/01/2017 94.42 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 92.20 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 92.57 four stars
2013-12 12/22/2014 84.95 three stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 86.70 three stars
2011-12 07/01/2013 93.59 four stars
2010-12 12/20/2012 95.86 four stars
2010-12 05/01/2012 85.94 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 94-3364364
Name in IRS Master File GLOBAL AIDS INTERFAITH ALLIANCE
NTEE Code Q23
NTEE Classification International Exchanges, N.E.C.
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
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 October, 2000
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
$155,230 5.40% Todd Schafer President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
GAIA (CA) 85.77 three stars
Neverthirst (AL) 92.61 four stars
Childspring International (GA) 92.38 four stars
Spirit of America (VA) 96.86 four stars
Islamic Relief USA (VA) 85.85 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

GAIA
2171 Francisco Blvd. East
Suite I
San Rafael, CA 94901
tel: (415) 461-7196
fax: (415) 785-7389
EIN: 94-3364364

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 3829
San Rafael, CA 94912

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Board Leadership

Geoffry Peck
Chair

CEO

Todd Schafer
Chief Executive Officer

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