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American Friends of Magen David Adom

Saving lives in Israel

three stars

88.23

352 Seventh Avenue Suite 400
New York, NY 10001
tel: (866) 632-2763   Web Site
EIN: 13-1790719

Board Leadership
Mark D. Lebow
National Chairman

CEO
David M. Frankel
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.23 three stars
  Financial 83.85 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

three stars

83.85

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 02/01/2017 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)
81.0%
  Administrative Expenses 7.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.52
  Program Expenses Growth 14.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 74.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Friends of Magen David Adom on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Friends of Magen David Adom on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Friends of Magen David Adom (NY) 88.23 three stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Oregon and Southwest Washington (OR) 85.94 three stars
Tulsa CARES (OK) 85.28 three stars
Cancer Support Community (DC) 96.66 four stars
Cancer Care Services (TX) 90.00 four stars

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Founded in 1940 as the American Red Magen David for Israel (ARMDI), American Friends of Magen David Adom (AFMDA) is the sole authorized fundraising and advocacy organization in the United States supporting the life saving efforts of Magen David Adom (MDA) in Israel and representing MDA in the US in all matters. MDA and its team of trained volunteer and professional medical responders depend on AFMDA support to provide the entire nation's pre-hospital emergency needs, including medical, disaster, ambulance and blood services.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $27,422,342
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $12,422,421
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $39,844,763
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $39,844,763
   Other Revenue $349,291
TOTAL REVENUE $40,194,054
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $26,891,305
   Administrative Expenses $2,803,289
   Fundraising Expenses $4,256,876
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $33,951,470
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $6,242,584
   
Net Assets $18,634,135

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
Fundraising $26,891,305 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 02/01/2017 88.23 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 86.43 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 93.03 four stars
2013-12 12/22/2014 91.57 four stars
2012-12 12/20/2013 80.01 three stars
2012-12 12/01/2013 78.90 two stars
2011-12 02/01/2013 82.49 three stars
2010-12 08/01/2012 80.89 three stars
2010-12 02/01/2012 81.10 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 85.68 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 81.00 three stars
2008-12 05/01/2010 89.54 three stars
2007-12 07/01/2009 82.60 three stars
2006-12 03/01/2008 85.28 three stars
2005-06 10/01/2006 77.12 two stars
2004-06 07/01/2005 91.08 four stars
2003-06 05/01/2004 93.45 four stars
2002-06 04/15/2003 82.80 three stars
2001-06 02/05/2003 87.26 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 13-1790719
Name in IRS Master File AMERICAN FRIENDS OF MAGEN DAVID ADOM
NTEE Code Q11
NTEE Classification Single Organization Support
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
(29) Other religious 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]
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
$138,462 0.40% David M Frankel CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$312,637 0.92% Arnold Gerson Former Chief Executive Officer

Founded in 1940 as the American Red Magen David for Israel (ARMDI), American Friends of Magen David Adom (AFMDA) is the sole authorized fundraising and advocacy organization in the United States supporting the life saving efforts of Magen David Adom (MDA) in Israel and representing MDA in the US in all matters. MDA and its team of trained volunteer and professional medical responders depend on AFMDA support to provide the entire nation's pre-hospital emergency needs, including medical, disaster, ambulance and blood services.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Friends of Magen David Adom (NY) 88.23 three stars
The Gathering Place, Beachwood (OH) 90.82 four stars
Flashes of Hope (OH) 86.23 three stars
Tulsa CARES (OK) 85.28 three stars
Angel Foundation (MN) 92.18 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

American Friends of Magen David Adom
352 Seventh Avenue
Suite 400
New York, NY 10001
tel: (866) 632-2763
fax: (212) 757-4662
EIN: 13-1790719

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Board Leadership

Mark D. Lebow
National Chairman

CEO

David M. Frankel
Chief Executive Officer

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