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International : Development and Relief Services

Touch Foundation

Saving lives and relieving human suffering

three stars

89.06

48 Wall Street Floor 5
New York, NY 10005
tel: (646) 779-2414   Web Site
EIN: 20-1469976

Board Leadership
Lowell Bryan
President

CEO
Steve Justus
Chief Medical Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.06 three stars
  Financial 84.54 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/21/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Our mission is to save lives and relieve human suffering. We improve healthcare in Tanzania, addressing one of the world's most significant humanitarian crises: the shortage of healthcare workers in sub-Saharan Africa.

We strengthen local health systems, and we encourage the adoption of our data-driven problem-solving model in the global health community.

Our mission is to save lives and relieve human suffering. We improve healthcare in Tanzania, addressing one of the world's most significant humanitarian crises: the shortage of healthcare workers in sub-Saharan Africa.

We strengthen local health systems, and we encourage the adoption of our data-driven problem-solving model in the global health community.

Financial

three stars

84.54

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/21/2018 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)
83.4%
  Administrative Expenses 9.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.37
  Program Expenses Growth -2.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Touch Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Touch Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Touch Foundation (NY) 89.06 three stars
CURE International (MI) 94.69 four stars
Kiwanis Children's Fund (IN) 90.54 four stars
VillageReach (WA) 96.46 four stars
Medical Ambassadors International (CA) 86.23 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,671,194
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $288,204
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,713,220
Total Contributions $3,672,618
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,672,618
   Other Revenue $149,609
TOTAL REVENUE $3,822,227
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,622,034
   Administrative Expenses $462,587
   Fundraising Expenses $280,831
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,365,452
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-543,225
   
Net Assets $1,683,237

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
Treat & Train External Relations $745,609 20.6%
Treat and Train Network $606,451 16.7%
Maternal Health $387,632 10.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-09 12/21/2018 89.06 three stars
2016-09 02/01/2018 90.72 four stars
2015-09 12/01/2016 92.36 four stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 90.15 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 12/01/2015 93.23 four stars
2013-09 10/01/2014 94.00 four stars
2012-09 12/20/2013 74.22 two stars
2011-06 11/01/2013 68.92 one star
2011-06 09/01/2012 65.28 one star

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 20-1469976
Name in IRS Master File TOUCH FOUNDATION INC
NTEE Code P80
NTEE Classification Services to Promote the Independence of Specific Populations
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
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, 2004
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$219,786 5.03% Steven Justus Executive Vice President & Chief Medical Officer
Other Salaries of Note
$221,769 5.08% Massimiliano Pezzoli Vice President & Country Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Touch Foundation (NY) 89.06 three stars
American Leprosy Missions (SC) 87.06 three stars
One Heart World-Wide (CA) 96.66 four stars
American Friends of Leket Israel (NJ) 86.79 three stars
Miracle Foundation (TX) 92.54 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Touch Foundation
48 Wall Street
Floor 5
New York, NY 10005
tel: (646) 779-2414
EIN: 20-1469976

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 910
New York, NY 10272

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Board Leadership

Lowell Bryan
President

CEO

Steve Justus
Chief Medical Officer

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