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International : Development and Relief Services (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

BrazilFoundation

Generating resources for programs that transform the social reality of Brazil

87.51

216 East Street #1204
New York, NY 10017
tel: (212) 244-3663   Web Site
EIN: 13-4131482

Board Leadership
Will Landers
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Rebecca Tavares
President & CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.51
  Financial 82.35
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 09/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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.

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.

Financial

82.35

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 09/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
84.5%
  Administrative Expenses 8.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.65
  Program Expenses Growth -6.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.4%
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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
BrazilFoundation (NY) 87.51
Kids Around the World (IL) 94.85
El Porvenir (CO) 95.77
Bridges to Prosperity (CO) 89.00
International Community Foundation (CA) 95.54

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,894,062
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $64,663
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,958,725
   Program Service Revenue $47,344
Total Primary Revenue $2,006,069
   Other Revenue $504,493
TOTAL REVENUE $2,510,562
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,063,261
   Administrative Expenses $231,161
   Fundraising Expenses $255,202
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,549,624
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-39,062
   
Net Assets $2,185,042

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 $1,710,071 82.9%
Program Support to Grantees $246,385 11.9%
Discretionary and Partnership Grants $106,805 5.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 09/01/2021 87.51
2018-12 12/01/2019 94.32
2017-12 05/01/2019 91.42
2016-12 12/01/2018 85.85
2015-12 06/01/2017 87.62
2014-12 06/01/2016 96.46
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 08/01/2015 90.23
2012-12 02/01/2014 97.41
2011-12 12/20/2013 96.31
2011-12 07/01/2013 80.76
2010-12 08/01/2012 80.67

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)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$68,277 2.67% Rebecca Tavares President & CEO

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
BrazilFoundation (NY) 87.51
Fonkoze USA (DC) 89.82
Health In Harmony (OR) 89.94
American India Foundation (NY) 89.22
TechnoServe (VA) 86.27

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Charity Contact Info

BrazilFoundation
216 East Street
#1204
New York, NY 10017
tel: (212) 244-3663
fax: (212) 244-4334
EIN: 13-4131482

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Board Leadership

Will Landers
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Rebecca Tavares
President & CEO

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