Health : Diseases, Disorders, and Disciplines

Desert AIDS Project

Care. Prevention. Advocacy.

four stars

93.98

1695 North Sunrise Way Palm Springs, CA 92262
tel: (760) 323-2118   Web Site
EIN: 33-0068583

Board Leadership
Steve Kaufer
Chair

CEO
David Brinkman
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.98 four stars
  Financial 92.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of Desert AIDS Project (DAP) is to enhance health and well-being.

Desert AIDS Project (DAP) is a Federally Qualified Health Center in Palm Springs, CA that is rated a "Top 20 HIV Charity" by About.com, remarking "Desert AIDS Project continues to impress as one of the most driven and effective HIV charities in the U.S. Able to spur high-profile support and deliver top-quality, integrated care, the DAP hits all the right marks in our books." DAP offers primary care, HIV and hepatitis specialty care, dentistry, and behavioral health all-under-one-roof. On World AIDS Day 2015, The White House recognized the success of DAP's Get Tested Coachella Valley campaign, as the nation's first region-wide HIV testing and access to care initiative, to help bring about an AIDS-free future.

The mission of Desert AIDS Project (DAP) is to enhance health and well-being.

Desert AIDS Project (DAP) is a Federally Qualified Health Center in Palm Springs, CA that is rated a "Top 20 HIV Charity" by About.com, remarking "Desert AIDS Project continues to impress as one of the most driven and effective HIV charities in the U.S. Able to spur high-profile support and deliver top-quality, integrated care, the DAP hits all the right marks in our books." DAP offers primary care, HIV and hepatitis specialty care, dentistry, and behavioral health all-under-one-roof. On World AIDS Day 2015, The White House recognized the success of DAP's Get Tested Coachella Valley campaign, as the nation's first region-wide HIV testing and access to care initiative, to help bring about an AIDS-free future.

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Financial

four stars

92.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 12/01/2020 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)
85.3%
  Administrative Expenses 11.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.78
  Program Expenses Growth 13.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 31.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Desert AIDS Project on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Desert AIDS Project on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $12,697,388
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,464,625
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $14,162,013
   Program Service Revenue $28,813,418
Total Primary Revenue $42,975,431
   Other Revenue $972,798
TOTAL REVENUE $43,948,229
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $38,427,422
   Administrative Expenses $3,174,014
   Fundraising Expenses $1,178,611
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $42,780,047
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,168,182
   
Net Assets $30,086,951

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$386,410 0.90% David Brinkman CEO

Mission

The mission of Desert AIDS Project (DAP) is to enhance health and well-being.

Desert AIDS Project (DAP) is a Federally Qualified Health Center in Palm Springs, CA that is rated a "Top 20 HIV Charity" by About.com, remarking "Desert AIDS Project continues to impress as one of the most driven and effective HIV charities in the U.S. Able to spur high-profile support and deliver top-quality, integrated care, the DAP hits all the right marks in our books." DAP offers primary care, HIV and hepatitis specialty care, dentistry, and behavioral health all-under-one-roof. On World AIDS Day 2015, The White House recognized the success of DAP's Get Tested Coachella Valley campaign, as the nation's first region-wide HIV testing and access to care initiative, to help bring about an AIDS-free future.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Desert AIDS Project (CA) 93.98 four stars
Treatment Action Group (NY) 91.62 four stars
San Francisco AIDS Foundation (CA) 92.38 four stars
TPAN (IL) 85.79 three stars
Southwest Center for HIV/AIDS (AZ) 85.63 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Desert AIDS Project
1695 North Sunrise Way
Palm Springs, CA 92262
tel: (760) 323-2118
EIN: 33-0068583

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Board Leadership

Steve Kaufer
Chair

CEO

David Brinkman
Chief Executive Officer