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International : Humanitarian Relief Supplies

Americares

Health is on the Way.

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
  Financial 100.00
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00
This rating was published 08/03/2021 and includes data from FY2020, 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 $20 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 $20 billion in aid to 164 countries, including the United States.

Financial

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

97.00

This rating was published 08/03/2021 and includes data from FY2020, 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)
98.5%
  Administrative Expenses 0.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 0.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.33
  Program Expenses Growth 6.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.4%
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) 97.87
Matthew 25: Ministries (OH) 100.00
International Eye Foundation (MD) 85.68
CharityVision (UT) 94.07
MAP International (GA) 100.00

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,431,500,403
   Federated Campaigns $91,610
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $2,184,711
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $4,668,930
Total Contributions $1,438,445,654
   Program Service Revenue $935,004
Total Primary Revenue $1,439,380,658
   Other Revenue $1,369,699
TOTAL REVENUE $1,440,750,357
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,228,808,771
   Administrative Expenses $6,328,807
   Fundraising Expenses $12,859,459
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,247,997,037
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $192,753,320
   
Net Assets $407,403,535

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 Health Programs $1,176,267,409 95.7%
Emergency Response Programs $42,053,363 3.4%
Clinical Services and Community Health $10,487,999 0.9%

Ratings History
Americares has received 6 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2020-06 08/03/2021 97.87
2019-06 11/01/2020 95.31
2018-06 08/01/2019 97.87
2017-06 04/01/2018 97.87
2016-06 05/01/2017 97.23
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

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, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$314,627 0.02% Christine Squires President, CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$438,323 0.03% Michael J. Nyenhuis Former President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Americares (CT) 97.87
CharityVision (UT) 94.07
International Children's Fund, Inc. (WI) 93.98
Global Links (PA) 91.42
The Outreach Program (IA) 90.68

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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

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