International : Humanitarian Relief Supplies

Americares

Health is on the Way.

four stars

97.87

88 Hamilton Avenue Stamford, CT 06902
tel: (203) 658-9500   Web Site
EIN: 06-1008595

Board Leadership
Jerry Leamon
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Christine Squires
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 97.87 four stars
  Financial 100.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Americares saves lives and improves health for people affected by poverty or disaster so they can reach their full potential. Since it was established in 1979, Americares has provided more than $18 billion in aid to 164 countries, including the United States.

Americares saves lives and improves health for people affected by poverty or disaster so they can reach their full potential. Since it was established in 1979, Americares has provided more than $18 billion in aid to 164 countries, including the United States.

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Financial

four stars

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 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)
98.9%
  Administrative Expenses 0.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 0.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.22
  Program Expenses Growth 27.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.8%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,038,958,772
   Federated Campaigns $138,648
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $3,046,320
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $139,495
Total Contributions $1,042,283,235
   Program Service Revenue $952,079
Total Primary Revenue $1,043,235,314
   Other Revenue $1,474,348
TOTAL REVENUE $1,044,709,662
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,309,113,388
   Administrative Expenses $5,155,347
   Fundraising Expenses $11,214,559
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,325,483,294
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-280,773,632
   
Net Assets $317,909,899

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$397,994 0.03% Michael J. Nyenhuis President & CEO

Mission

Americares saves lives and improves health for people affected by poverty or disaster so they can reach their full potential. Since it was established in 1979, Americares has provided more than $18 billion in aid to 164 countries, including the United States.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Americares (CT) 97.87 four stars
International Children's Fund, Inc. (WI) 92.12 four stars
Charity Vision (UT) 94.07 four stars
Global Health Ministries (MN) 94.25 four stars
Direct Relief (CA) 98.23 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Americares
88 Hamilton Avenue
Stamford, CT 06902
tel: (203) 658-9500
EIN: 06-1008595

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Board Leadership

Jerry Leamon
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Christine Squires
President and CEO