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88 Hamilton Avenue
Stamford, CT 06902
tel: (800) 486-4357
fax: (203) 327-5200
EIN: 06-1008595

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Board Leadership

Jerry Leamon
Chairman of the Board


Michael J. Nyenhuis
President and CEO

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International : Humanitarian Relief Supplies


Building healthier futures for people in crisis in the United States and around the world

(out of 100)
Overall Score & Rating 97.59 4 stars
  Financial 98.39 4 stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 4 stars
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial Performance Metrics
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity’s total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
  Administrative Expenses 0.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.33
  Program Expenses Growth (Adjusted) 7.4%
  Liabilities to Assets (Adjusted) 4.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by AmeriCares on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Income Statement     (FYE 06/2015)

   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $736,953,178
   Federated Campaigns $156,518
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,900,754
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,289,943
Total Contributions $740,300,393
   Program Service Revenue $749,806
Total Primary Revenue $741,050,199
   Other Revenue $946,375
TOTAL REVENUE $741,996,574
   Program Expenses $627,513,709
   Administrative Expenses $3,745,178
   Fundraising Expenses $9,271,648
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $101,466,039
Net Assets $211,954,397

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Compensation of Leaders     (FYE 06/2015)

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$324,840 0.05% Michael J. Nyenhuis President, CEO


AmeriCares is an emergency response and global health organization that saves lives and builds healthier futures for people in crisis in the U.S. and around the world. Since it was established more than 30 years ago, AmeriCares has delivered more than $12 billion in humanitarian aid to 164 countries.

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