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International : Humanitarian Relief Supplies

Americares

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

97.59

88 Hamilton Avenue Stamford, CT 06902
tel: (800) 486-4357   Web Site
EIN: 06-1008595

Board Leadership
Jerry Leamon
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Michael J. Nyenhuis
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 97.59
  Financial 98.39
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00
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

98.39

Accountability & Transparency

97.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 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)
97.9%
  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.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Americares on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Americares (CT) 97.59
Catholic Medical Mission Board (NY) 97.23
Project C.U.R.E. (CO) 90.61
MAP International (GA) 100.00
World Medical Relief (MI) 92.24

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Americares saves lives and improves health for people affected by poverty or disaster so they can reach their full potential. Since it was established nearly 40 years ago, Americares has provided more than $13 billion in aid to 164 countries, including the United States.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   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
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $627,513,709
   Administrative Expenses $3,745,178
   Fundraising Expenses $9,271,648
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $640,530,535
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $101,466,039
   
Net Assets $211,954,397

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
Global Medical Assistance $590,222,172 94.1%
Emergency Response Programs $37,291,537 5.9%
Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 06/01/2016 97.59
 
CN 2.0
2015-06 04/01/2016 97.51
2014-06 06/01/2015 87.13
2013-06 06/01/2014 92.89
2012-06 05/01/2014 85.53
2012-06 08/01/2013 85.41
2011-06 06/01/2012 85.56
2010-06 09/20/2011 87.52
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 06/01/2011 80.35
2009-06 05/01/2010 94.49
2008-06 07/01/2009 91.28
2007-06 05/01/2008 85.83
2006-06 05/01/2007 92.42
2005-06 06/01/2006 92.44
2004-06 06/01/2005 92.40
2003-06 06/01/2004 92.40
2002-06 04/15/2003 92.36
2001-06 10/15/2002 92.39

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

EIN 06-1008595
Name in IRS Master File AMERICARES FOUNDATION INC
NTEE Code Q12
NTEE Classification Fund Raising and/or Fund Distribution
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(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 November, 1979
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 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
$324,840 0.05% Michael J. Nyenhuis President, CEO

Americares saves lives and improves health for people affected by poverty or disaster so they can reach their full potential. Since it was established nearly 40 years ago, Americares has provided more than $13 billion in aid to 164 countries, including the United States.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Americares (CT) 97.59
MAP International (GA) 100.00
Global Links (PA) 87.62
Project C.U.R.E. (CO) 90.61
Christian Blind Mission International (SC) 87.62

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Charity Contact Info

Americares
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

CEO

Michael J. Nyenhuis
President and CEO

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