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International : Development and Relief Services

Action Against Hunger USA

For a world free from hunger.

four stars

93.79

One Whitehall Street Floor 2
New York, NY 10004
tel: (212) 967-7800   Web Site
EIN: 13-3327220

Board Leadership
Raymond Debbane
Chairman

CEO
Andrea Tamburini
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.79 four stars
  Financial 91.76 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

91.76

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 05/01/2017 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)
86.1%
  Administrative Expenses 11.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.89
  Program Expenses Growth 8.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 23.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Action Against Hunger USA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Action Against Hunger USA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Action Against Hunger USA (NY) 93.79 four stars
Seva Foundation (CA) 93.98 four stars
Hôpital Albert Schweitzer Haiti (PA) 91.29 four stars
One Israel Fund Ltd. (NY) 94.94 four stars
Christian World Outreach (CO) 92.82 four stars

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Action Against Hunger is a global humanitarian organisation that takes decisive action against the causes and effects of hunger. We save the lives of malnourished children. We ensure everyone can access clean water, food, training and healthcare. We enable entire communities to be free from hunger.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,211,701
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,015,403
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $49,628,811
Total Contributions $56,855,915
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $56,855,915
   Other Revenue $156,005
TOTAL REVENUE $57,011,920
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $55,968,985
   Administrative Expenses $4,926,485
   Fundraising Expenses $1,037,351
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $61,932,821
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-4,920,901
   
Net Assets $53,395,120

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
Humanitarian Aid to Pakistan $10,845,492 19.4%
Humanitarian Aid to Nigeria $10,290,067 18.4%
Humanitarian Aid to Congo $7,949,378 14.2%

Ratings History
Action Against Hunger USA has received 11 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 05/01/2017 93.79 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 97.05 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 11/01/2015 93.89 four stars
2013-12 04/01/2015 97.02 four stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 96.51 four stars
2011-12 04/01/2013 96.59 four stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 96.50 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 96.45 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 95.98 four stars
2008-12 05/01/2010 93.88 four stars
2007-12 02/01/2009 96.42 four stars
2006-12 03/01/2008 96.40 four stars
2005-12 02/01/2007 94.11 four stars
2004-12 05/01/2006 87.86 three stars
2003-12 01/05/2005 87.21 three stars
2002-12 04/01/2004 93.42 four stars
2001-12 10/15/2002 83.53 three stars
2000-12 04/15/2002 96.03 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 13-3327220
Name in IRS Master File ACTION AGAINST HUNGER USA
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 (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 December, 1985
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
$202,620 0.32% Andrea Tamburini Chief Executive Officer

Action Against Hunger is a global humanitarian organisation that takes decisive action against the causes and effects of hunger. We save the lives of malnourished children. We ensure everyone can access clean water, food, training and healthcare. We enable entire communities to be free from hunger.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Action Against Hunger USA (NY) 93.79 four stars
Carolina for Kibera (NC) 92.08 four stars
International Crisis Aid (MO) 98.23 four stars
American Relief Agency for the Horn of Africa (ARAHA) (MN) 90.71 four stars
Medical Ambassadors International (CA) 90.62 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Action Against Hunger USA
One Whitehall Street
Floor 2
New York, NY 10004
tel: (212) 967-7800
fax: (212) 967-5480
EIN: 13-3327220

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Board Leadership

Raymond Debbane
Chairman

CEO

Andrea Tamburini
Chief Executive Officer

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