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International : Development and Relief Services

PATH

A catalyst for global health

three stars

86.22

2201 Westlake Avenue Suite 200
Seattle, WA 98121
tel: (206) 285-3500   Web Site
EIN: 91-1157127

Board Leadership
David King
Board Chair

CEO
Nikolaj Gilbert
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.22 three stars
  Financial 80.52 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2020 using data provided by the charity on a consolidated pro forma 990 which was verified against 990s received from the IRS.

PATH is an international nonprofit organization that transforms global health through innovation. We take an entrepreneurial approach to developing and delivering high-impact, low-cost solutions, from lifesaving vaccines and devices to collaborative programs with communities. Through our work in more than 70 countries, PATH and our partners empower people to achieve their full potential.

Headquartered in Seattle, Washington, PATH operates offices in 33 cities in 22 countries. PATH currently works in the areas of health technologies, maternal and child health, reproductive health, vaccines and immunization, and emerging and epidemic diseases.
For more information, please visit www.path.org.

PATH is an international nonprofit organization that transforms global health through innovation. We take an entrepreneurial approach to developing and delivering high-impact, low-cost solutions, from lifesaving vaccines and devices to collaborative programs with communities. Through our work in more than 70 countries, PATH and our partners empower people to achieve their full potential.

Headquartered in Seattle, Washington, PATH operates offices in 33 cities in 22 countries. PATH currently works in the areas of health technologies, maternal and child health, reproductive health, vaccines and immunization, and emerging and epidemic diseases.
For more information, please visit www.path.org.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of trainees
99,000
Number of meningitis A vaccines adminstered
300,000,000
This impact information is current as of August 2020, 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

80.52

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 07/01/2020 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)
82.3%
  Administrative Expenses 16.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.10
  Program Expenses Growth 6.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 86.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by PATH on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by PATH on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
PATH (WA) 86.22 three stars
United Methodist Committee on Relief of Global Ministries (GA) 94.36 four stars
Global Communities (MD) 87.20 three stars
Zakat Foundation of America (IL) 93.92 four stars
Church World Service (IN) 85.69 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $206,648,235
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $2,619,958
   Government Grants $112,897,926
Total Contributions $322,166,119
   Program Service Revenue $1,500
Total Primary Revenue $322,167,619
   Other Revenue $5,018,406
TOTAL REVENUE $327,186,025
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $286,787,755
   Administrative Expenses $40,831,990
   Fundraising Expenses $3,186,635
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $330,806,380
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-3,620,355
   
Net Assets $35,166,897

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
Essential Medicines $128,263,294 44.7%
Public Health $106,263,982 37.1%
International Development $25,764,391 9.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 07/01/2020 86.22 three stars
2017-12 12/20/2019 91.16 four stars
2016-12 07/06/2018 89.08 three stars
2015-12 12/01/2017 90.17 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 91-1157127
Name in IRS Master File PATH
NTEE Code Q30
NTEE Classification International Development, Relief Services
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (199) Other scientific research activities
(541) Population control
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 January, 1982
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$665,877 0.20% Stephen B. Davis President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
PATH (WA) 86.22 three stars
Orbis International (NY) 93.98 four stars
Global Communities (MD) 87.20 three stars
Alight (formerly American Refugee Committee) (MN) 96.46 four stars
CARE (GA) 88.50 three stars

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Note: This rating represents consolidated financial data for these organizations:

  • Path Drug Solutions (94-3384500) (94-3384500)
  • Path Vaccine Solutions (83-0431851)

Charity Contact Info

PATH
2201 Westlake Avenue
Suite 200
Seattle, WA 98121
tel: (206) 285-3500
fax: (206) 285-6619
EIN: 91-1157127

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 900922
Seattle, WA 98109

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Board Leadership

David King
Board Chair

CEO

Nikolaj Gilbert
President and CEO

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