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

WaterAid America

The leading charity for clean, safe water and sanitation in Africa, Asia and Central America

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three stars

87.71

233 Broadway Suite 2705
New York, NY 10279
tel: (212) 683-0430   Web Site
EIN: 30-0181674

Board Leadership
Marc Robert
Chairman

CEO
Sarina Prabasi
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.71 three stars
  Financial 82.63 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

WaterAid America transforms lives by improving access to safe water, hygiene and sanitation in the world's poorest communities. We work with partners and influence decision-makers to maximize our impact. WaterAid enables the world's poorest people to gain access to safe water and sanitation. Together with improved hygiene, these basic human rights underpin health, education and livelihoods, forming the first essential step in overcoming poverty. We work with local partners, who understand local issues, and provide them with the skills and support to help communities set up and manage practical and sustainable projects that meet their real needs. We also work locally and internationally to change policy and practice and ensure that water, hygiene and sanitation's vital role in reducing poverty is recognized.

WaterAid America transforms lives by improving access to safe water, hygiene and sanitation in the world's poorest communities. We work with partners and influence decision-makers to maximize our impact. WaterAid enables the world's poorest people to gain access to safe water and sanitation. Together with improved hygiene, these basic human rights underpin health, education and livelihoods, forming the first essential step in overcoming poverty. We work with local partners, who understand local issues, and provide them with the skills and support to help communities set up and manage practical and sustainable projects that meet their real needs. We also work locally and internationally to change policy and practice and ensure that water, hygiene and sanitation's vital role in reducing poverty is recognized.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2017
Number of students and teachers reached with clean water at schools
148,000
Number of people reached with access to clean water at heathcare centers
971,000
Number of people in households reached with access to clean water
321,000
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This impact information is current as of October 2018, 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

three stars

82.63

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
80.9%
  Administrative Expenses 8.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.19
  Program Expenses Growth 8.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by WaterAid America on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by WaterAid America on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
WaterAid America (NY) 87.71 three stars
mothers2mothers (CA) 86.86 three stars
American Leprosy Missions (SC) 87.06 three stars
INMED Partnerships for Children (VA) 95.04 four stars
Concern Worldwide US, Inc. (NY) 90.91 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $11,341,857
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $11,341,857
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $11,341,857
   Other Revenue $15,230
TOTAL REVENUE $11,357,087
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $8,311,730
   Administrative Expenses $910,264
   Fundraising Expenses $1,419,818
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $10,641,812
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $715,275
   
Net Assets $2,123,739

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-03 12/01/2018 87.71 three stars
2016-03 10/01/2017 90.09 four stars
2015-03 07/01/2016 93.59 four stars
2014-03 06/01/2016 93.29 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-03 09/01/2015 91.08 four stars
2013-03 02/01/2014 95.19 four stars
2012-03 12/01/2012 90.91 four stars
2011-03 04/01/2012 77.25 two stars
2009-03 09/20/2011 98.53 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-03 06/01/2010 97.92 four 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 30-0181674
Name in IRS Master File WATERAID AMERICA INC
NTEE Code Q33
NTEE Classification International Relief
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 July, 2003
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End March
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • March, 2017
  • March, 2016
  • March, 2015
  • March, 2014
  • March, 2013

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$188,333 1.76% Sarina Prabasi CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
WaterAid America (NY) 87.71 three stars
MANNA Worldwide (TX) 95.47 four stars
Haitian Health Foundation (CT) 100.00 four stars
Himalayan Cataract Project (VT) 92.02 four stars
Los Cabos Children's Foundation (MN) 89.11 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

WaterAid America
233 Broadway
Suite 2705
New York, NY 10279
tel: (212) 683-0430
fax: (212) 683-0293
EIN: 30-0181674

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Board Leadership

Marc Robert
Chairman

CEO

Sarina Prabasi
Chief Executive Officer

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