Health : Treatment and Prevention Services (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

American Friends of Magen David Adom

Saving lives in Israel

three stars

85.42

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 85.42 three stars
  Financial 79.78 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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.

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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Financial

two stars

79.78

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 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)
75.5%
  Administrative Expenses 9.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 15.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.92
  Program Expenses Growth 21.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 52.2%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $38,699,566
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $7,586,142
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $46,285,708
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $46,285,708
   Other Revenue $185,654
TOTAL REVENUE $46,471,362
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $31,900,800
   Administrative Expenses $4,310,071
   Fundraising Expenses $5,346,079
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $41,556,950
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $4,914,412
   
Net Assets $42,545,130

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$539,026 1.29% David M. Frankel Chief Executive Officer

Mission

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 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