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International : Development and Relief Services (Grantmaking)

BrazilFoundation

Generating resources for programs that transform the social reality of Brazil

three stars

87.62

345 Seventh Avenue #1401 New York, NY 10001
tel: (212) 244-3663   Web Site
EIN: 13-4131482

Board Leadership
Roberta Mazzariol
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Patricia Lobaccaro
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.62 three stars
  Financial 82.50 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

three stars

82.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

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)
86.4%
  Administrative Expenses 8.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.39
  Program Expenses Growth -2.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by BrazilFoundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by BrazilFoundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
BrazilFoundation (NY) 87.62 three stars
International Institute of Rural Reconstruction (IIRR) (NY) 95.47 four stars
Lifewater International (CA) 88.83 three stars
Friendship Bridge (CO) 90.71 four stars
Opportunity International (IL) 86.37 three stars

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BrazilFoundation was established in 2000 with the goal of generating resources for social entrepreneurs who propose creative and innovative solutions to challenges faced by communities throughout Brazil. In 10 years BrazilFoundation has raised over $17 million dollars and supported more than 300 social projects in Brazil in the areas of Education, Health, Culture, Participatory Development and Human Rights. We provide project grantees with financial support while stimulating local advocacy and promoting access to goods and services, empowering communities to take responsibility for their own development.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,771,465
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,771,465
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,771,465
   Other Revenue $1,492,341
TOTAL REVENUE $3,263,806
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,681,798
   Administrative Expenses $322,084
   Fundraising Expenses $194,594
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,198,476
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $65,330
   
Net Assets $2,676,401

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
Donor Advised Grants $1,012,088 37.7%
Discretionary Grantmaking and Capacity Building $961,661 35.9%
Programmatic Partnerships $481,219 17.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 06/01/2017 87.62 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 96.46 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 08/01/2015 90.23 four stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 97.41 four stars
2011-12 12/20/2013 96.31 four stars
2011-12 07/01/2013 80.76 three stars
2010-12 08/01/2012 80.67 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 13-4131482
Name in IRS Master File BRAZIL FOUNDATION
NTEE Code Q30
NTEE Classification International Development, Relief Services
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, 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
$99,507 3.11% Patricia Lobaccaro President, Chief Executive Officer

BrazilFoundation was established in 2000 with the goal of generating resources for social entrepreneurs who propose creative and innovative solutions to challenges faced by communities throughout Brazil. In 10 years BrazilFoundation has raised over $17 million dollars and supported more than 300 social projects in Brazil in the areas of Education, Health, Culture, Participatory Development and Human Rights. We provide project grantees with financial support while stimulating local advocacy and promoting access to goods and services, empowering communities to take responsibility for their own development.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
BrazilFoundation (NY) 87.62 three stars
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Landesa (WA) 88.85 three stars
Endeavor (NY) 92.02 four stars
Esperanza International Foundation (WA) 85.41 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

BrazilFoundation
345 Seventh Avenue #1401
New York, NY 10001
tel: (212) 244-3663
fax: (212) 244-4334
EIN: 13-4131482

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Board Leadership

Roberta Mazzariol
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Patricia Lobaccaro
President, CEO

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