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Georgia Transplant Foundation

Enriching lives everyday

four stars

91.36

2201 Macy Drive Roswell, GA 30076
tel: (770) 457-3796   Web Site
EIN: 58-2075193

Board Leadership
Bill Backus
President

CEO
Patricia Rotchford
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.36 four stars
  Financial 90.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1992, the mission of the Georgia Transplant Foundation (GTF) is to bridge the gap between hope and opportunity by educating and enriching the lives of those affected by organ transplant.

GTF is focused on providing financial, educational, and emotional assistance during a time that is often overwhelming for those undergoing or waiting for a transplant. Today, GTF is the primary source for transplant patient assistance and support for all solid organ transplantation in the entire state of Georgia.

Founded in 1992, the mission of the Georgia Transplant Foundation (GTF) is to bridge the gap between hope and opportunity by educating and enriching the lives of those affected by organ transplant.

GTF is focused on providing financial, educational, and emotional assistance during a time that is often overwhelming for those undergoing or waiting for a transplant. Today, GTF is the primary source for transplant patient assistance and support for all solid organ transplantation in the entire state of Georgia.

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Financial

four stars

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 05/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
88.7%
  Administrative Expenses 4.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.64
  Program Expenses Growth -0.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Georgia Transplant Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Georgia Transplant Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Paper surveys
How is the organization using feedback?
To identify and remedy poor client service experiences, To identify bright spots and enhance positive service experiences, To make fundamental changes to our programs and/or operations, To inform the development of new programs/projects
With whom is the organization sharing feedback?
Our staff, Our board, Our funders
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It is difficult to get the people we serve to respond to requests for feedback
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Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Georgia Transplant Foundation (GA) 91.36 four stars
Cancer Support Community Los Angeles (CA) 86.55 three stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of North Carolina (NC) 90.91 four stars
There With Care (CO) 87.35 three stars
Atlanta Ronald McDonald House Charities (GA) 95.73 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,039,448
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $441,423
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,480,871
   Program Service Revenue $14,000
Total Primary Revenue $3,494,871
   Other Revenue $-180,292
TOTAL REVENUE $3,314,579
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,334,654
   Administrative Expenses $169,275
   Fundraising Expenses $191,161
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,695,090
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-380,511
   
Net Assets $9,896,812

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
Emergency Financial Assistance $2,962,570 88.8%
Access to Care $338,084 10.1%
Program Development $34,000 1.0%

Ratings History
Georgia Transplant Foundation has received 6 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 05/01/2020 91.36 four stars
2017-12 06/01/2019 93.68 four stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 95.02 four stars
2015-12 07/01/2017 95.05 four stars
2014-12 07/01/2016 93.14 four stars
2013-12 06/01/2016 93.58 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 08/01/2015 93.03 four stars
2012-12 12/01/2014 85.25 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 58-2075193
Name in IRS Master File GEORGIA TRANSPLANT FOUNDATION INC
NTEE Code E66
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (927) Fundraising
(560) Supplying money, goods or services to the poor
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, 1994
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$142,474 3.85% Patricia Rotchford Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Georgia Transplant Foundation (GA) 91.36 four stars
Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered (FL) 89.96 three stars
National Foundation for Transplants (TN) 94.00 four stars
Operation Access (CA) 89.54 three stars
Turning Pointe Autism Foundation (IL) 93.91 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Georgia Transplant Foundation
2201 Macy Drive
Roswell, GA 30076
tel: (770) 457-3796
fax: (770) 457-7916
EIN: 58-2075193

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Board Leadership

Bill Backus
President

CEO

Patricia Rotchford
Executive Director

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