International : Humanitarian Relief Supplies

Americares

Health is on the Way.

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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
Michael J. Nyenhuis
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 04/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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 nearly 40 years ago, Americares has provided more than $15 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 nearly 40 years ago, Americares has provided more than $15 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 04/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
98.7%
  Administrative Expenses 0.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 0.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.50
  Program Expenses Growth 51.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.4%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,376,099,304
   Federated Campaigns $133,098
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $2,434,140
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $463,485
Total Contributions $2,379,130,027
   Program Service Revenue $789,734
Total Primary Revenue $2,379,919,761
   Other Revenue $514,037
TOTAL REVENUE $2,380,433,798
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,911,670,410
   Administrative Expenses $5,152,293
   Fundraising Expenses $10,481,179
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,927,303,882
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $453,129,916
   
Net Assets $598,839,154

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$383,477 0.01% 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 nearly 40 years ago, Americares has provided more than $15 billion in aid to 164 countries, including the United States.

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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

Michael J. Nyenhuis
President and CEO