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International : Development and Relief Services

Team Rubicon

BUILT TO SERVE

four stars

98.23

6171 W. Century Boulevard, Suite 310 Los Angeles, CA 90045
tel: (310) 640-8787   Web Site
EIN: 27-1720480

CEO
Jake Wood
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 98.23 four stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Team Rubicon's primary mission is to serve communities by mobilizing veterans to continue their service, leveraging their skills and experience to help people prepare, respond, and recover from disasters and humanitarian crises. Utilizing veterans' unique skills and experience increases the efficacy of our disaster response efforts while providing veterans the opportunity to rediscover their sense of purpose, community, and identity. Team Rubicon consistently recruits, trains, engages, and deploys volunteers to serve communities most in need following disasters.

Team Rubicon's primary mission is to serve communities by mobilizing veterans to continue their service, leveraging their skills and experience to help people prepare, respond, and recover from disasters and humanitarian crises. Utilizing veterans' unique skills and experience increases the efficacy of our disaster response efforts while providing veterans the opportunity to rediscover their sense of purpose, community, and identity. Team Rubicon consistently recruits, trains, engages, and deploys volunteers to serve communities most in need following disasters.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of accolades/recognition received from third-party organizations
3
Number of multi-year grants received
8
Number of groups/individuals benefiting from tools/resources/education materials provided
98,000
Number of new grants received
9
Number of press articles published
12,092
Number of unique website visitors
838,171
Total dollar amount of grants awarded
10,712,600
This impact information is current as of March 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

four stars

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2020 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)
86.0%
  Administrative Expenses 7.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.23
  Program Expenses Growth 93.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Team Rubicon on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Team Rubicon on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Team Rubicon (CA) 98.23 four stars
International Orthodox Christian Charities (MD) 87.62 three stars
Common Hope (MN) 91.55 four stars
Anera (DC) 85.85 three stars
Timmy Global Health (IN) 85.85 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $42,146,168
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,590,561
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $43,736,729
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $43,736,729
   Other Revenue $-502,142
TOTAL REVENUE $43,234,587
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $36,629,269
   Administrative Expenses $1,988,661
   Fundraising Expenses $1,753,375
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $40,371,305
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,863,282
   
Net Assets $29,260,757

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
Disaster Relief $15,959,313 43.6%
Disaster Recovery Services $9,278,556 25.3%
Training and Education $7,489,671 20.4%

Ratings History
Team Rubicon has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 06/01/2020 98.23 four stars
2017-12 07/01/2019 95.88 four stars
2016-12 02/01/2019 91.42 four stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 90.97 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 27-1720480
Name in IRS Master File TEAM RUBICON
NTEE Code M20
NTEE Classification Disaster Preparedness and Relief Services
NTEE Type Public Safety, Disaster Preparedness and Relief
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 April, 2010
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
$242,564 0.60% Jake Wood President & CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$248,275 0.61% Arthur Delacruz Chief Operating Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Team Rubicon (CA) 98.23 four stars
Sewa International, Inc (TX) 100.00 four stars
Resource Exchange International (REI) (CO) 88.10 three stars
Seva Foundation (CA) 92.68 four stars
Friends Without A Border (NY) 93.31 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Team Rubicon
6171 W. Century Boulevard, Suite 310
Los Angeles, CA 90045
tel: (310) 640-8787
EIN: 27-1720480

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CEO

Jake Wood
Chief Executive Officer

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