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Research and Public Policy : Social and Public Policy Research

Center for Disaster Philanthropy

The when, where and how of informed disaster giving

100.00

One Thomas Circle, NW Suite 700
Washington, DC 20005
tel: (202) 464-2018   Web Site
EIN: 45-5257937

Board Leadership
Kenneth M. Jones II
Board Chair

CEO
Patricia McIlreavy
President and CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 100.00
  Financial 100.00
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 09/15/2021 and includes data from FY2020, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Center for Disaster Philanthropy Inc. holds a vision of a world where the impact of disasters is minimized by thoughtful, equitable, and responsible recovery for all. Our mission is to leverage the power of philanthropy to mobilize a full range of resources that strengthen the ability of communities to withstand disasters and recover equitably when they occur.

The Center for Disaster Philanthropy Inc. holds a vision of a world where the impact of disasters is minimized by thoughtful, equitable, and responsible recovery for all. Our mission is to leverage the power of philanthropy to mobilize a full range of resources that strengthen the ability of communities to withstand disasters and recover equitably when they occur.

Financial

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 09/15/2021 and includes data from FY2020, 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)
96.8%
  Administrative Expenses 1.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.73
  Program Expenses Growth 142.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Center for Disaster Philanthropy on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Center for Disaster Philanthropy on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Center for Disaster Philanthropy (DC) 100.00
Discovery Institute (WA) 88.68
Food Research & Action Center (DC) 87.62
Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy (MN) 87.92
The Claremont Institute (CA) 86.77

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $54,795,043
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $54,795,043
   Program Service Revenue $306,365
Total Primary Revenue $55,101,408
   Other Revenue $102,025
TOTAL REVENUE $55,203,433
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $32,105,512
   Administrative Expenses $404,338
   Fundraising Expenses $349,577
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $32,859,427
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $22,344,006
   
Net Assets $36,984,028

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
Facilitate Access $28,599,485 89.1%
Impact Knowledge $3,256,181 10.1%
Build Awareness $249,846 0.8%

Ratings History
Center for Disaster Philanthropy has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2020-12 09/15/2021 100.00
2019-12 09/01/2020 92.02
2018-12 05/01/2020 95.05
2018-12 09/03/2019 92.22

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

EIN 45-5257937
Name in IRS Master File CENTER FOR DISASTER PHILANTHROPY INC
NTEE Code M05
NTEE Classification Research Institutes and/or Public Policy Analysis
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 September, 2012
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, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$200,710 0.61% Patricia McIlreavy President

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Center for Disaster Philanthropy (DC) 100.00
The Brookings Institution (DC) 85.09
Atlas Network (VA) 93.87
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NALEO Educational Fund (CA) 91.87

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Charity Contact Info

Center for Disaster Philanthropy
One Thomas Circle, NW
Suite 700
Washington, DC 20005
tel: (202) 464-2018
EIN: 45-5257937

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Board Leadership

Kenneth M. Jones II
Board Chair

CEO

Patricia McIlreavy
President and CEO

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