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AORN Foundation

Advancing patient safety

three stars

86.79

2170 South Parker Road Suite 400
Denver, CO 80231
tel: (800) 755-2676   Web Site
EIN: 84-1193583

Board Leadership
Anne Fairchild
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.79 three stars
  Financial 95.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 82.00 three stars
This rating was published 04/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

four stars

95.00

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

82.00

This rating was published 04/01/2017 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)
87.9%
  Administrative Expenses 5.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.92
  Program Expenses Growth 13.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 26.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by AORN Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by AORN Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
AORN Foundation (CO) 86.79 three stars
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation (IL) 96.45 four stars
CHEST Foundation (IL) 86.27 three stars
American Society of Transplant Surgeons (VA) 90.18 four stars
American Society of Transplantation (NJ) 96.26 four stars

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The mission of the AORN Foundation is to advance patient safety by supporting nurses who make surgery safe through education, research and patient safety initiatives. The philanthropic arm of AORN, the Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization that funds: academic scholarships; research grants; professional development scholarships; patient safety resources such as tool kits, webinars, and seminar series. The AORN Foundation impacts over 45,000 perioperative nurses and the patients they serve on a daily basis.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,406,197
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $69,636
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,475,833
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,475,833
   Other Revenue $124,225
TOTAL REVENUE $2,600,058
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,039,135
   Administrative Expenses $111,872
   Fundraising Expenses $132,080
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,283,087
   
Payments to Affiliates $1,495,536
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $316,971
   
Net Assets $3,809,665

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
Funding Initiatives for AORN $1,495,536 73.3%
Scholarships $129,178 6.3%
Education Grants $275,600 13.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 04/01/2017 86.79 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 86.11 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 86.04 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 87.04 three stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 84.20 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 84-1193583
Name in IRS Master File AORN FOUNDATION
NTEE Code T30
NTEE Classification Public Foundations
NTEE Type Philanthropy, Voluntarism and Grantmaking Foundations
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (40) Scholarships (other)
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 June, 1992
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
$132,192 5.79% Twilla Barlow Executive Director

The mission of the AORN Foundation is to advance patient safety by supporting nurses who make surgery safe through education, research and patient safety initiatives. The philanthropic arm of AORN, the Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization that funds: academic scholarships; research grants; professional development scholarships; patient safety resources such as tool kits, webinars, and seminar series. The AORN Foundation impacts over 45,000 perioperative nurses and the patients they serve on a daily basis.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
AORN Foundation (CO) 86.79 three stars
American Society of Transplantation (NJ) 96.26 four stars
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation (IL) 96.45 four stars
Association of Reproductive Health Professionals (DC) 86.54 three stars
CHEST Foundation (IL) 86.27 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

AORN Foundation
2170 South Parker Road
Suite 400
Denver, CO 80231
tel: (800) 755-2676
fax: (303) 755-4219
EIN: 84-1193583

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Board Leadership

Anne Fairchild
President

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