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International : Humanitarian Relief Supplies

Brother's Brother Foundation

Empowering Sustainable Development Around the Globe

four stars

92.92

1200 Galveston Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15233
tel: (412) 321-3160   Web Site
EIN: 34-6562544

Board Leadership
Thomas L. Wentling, Jr.
Chair

CEO
Ozzy Samad
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.92 four stars
  Financial 90.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Brother's Brother Foundation (BBF) helps bridge the gap between aid and sustainability by supporting localized programs and providing essential resources in the areas of Healthcare, Infrastructure, Disaster Response, and Education (H.I.D.E). BBF was founded in 1958 by Dr. Robert Hingson to provide vaccinations and inoculations to underserved communities around the world. Today, these efforts include regularly scheduled relief shipments and programmatic work under the H.I.D.E. umbrella. Our geographic work includes countries and territories in the Americas, Africa, Europe and Asia.

Brother's Brother Foundation (BBF) helps bridge the gap between aid and sustainability by supporting localized programs and providing essential resources in the areas of Healthcare, Infrastructure, Disaster Response, and Education (H.I.D.E). BBF was founded in 1958 by Dr. Robert Hingson to provide vaccinations and inoculations to underserved communities around the world. Today, these efforts include regularly scheduled relief shipments and programmatic work under the H.I.D.E. umbrella. Our geographic work includes countries and territories in the Americas, Africa, Europe and Asia.

Financial

four stars

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
97.6%
  Administrative Expenses 2.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 0.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.13
  Program Expenses Growth -30.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Brother's Brother Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Brother's Brother Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Brother's Brother Foundation (PA) 92.92 four stars
Operation Blessing International (VA) 87.62 three stars
Globus Relief (UT) 92.02 four stars
Catholic Medical Mission Board (NY) 95.87 four stars
Americares (CT) 95.31 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $55,332,187
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $55,332,187
   Program Service Revenue $267,015
Total Primary Revenue $55,599,202
   Other Revenue $249,737
TOTAL REVENUE $55,848,939
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $63,307,114
   Administrative Expenses $2,212,421
   Fundraising Expenses $319,633
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $65,839,168
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-9,990,229
   
Net Assets $13,768,358

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
International Health Program $53,582,146 84.6%
International Education Program $9,536,558 15.1%
International Humanitarian Program $188,410 0.3%

Ratings History
Brother's Brother Foundation has received 6 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 06/01/2021 92.92 four stars
2018-12 03/01/2020 92.38 four stars
2017-12 04/01/2019 92.92 four stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 92.92 four stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 94.42 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 96.43 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 89.84 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 87.96 three stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 98.74 four stars
2011-12 03/01/2013 85.82 three stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 88.84 three stars
2009-12 10/01/2011 88.18 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 87.20 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 06/01/2011 81.49 three stars
2008-12 11/01/2009 92.46 four stars
2007-12 06/01/2009 92.48 four stars
2006-12 04/01/2008 92.47 four stars
2005-12 12/01/2006 92.48 four stars
2004-12 11/01/2005 92.48 four stars
2003-12 11/01/2004 92.47 four stars

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

EIN 34-6562544
Name in IRS Master File BROTHERS BROTHER FOUNDATION
NTEE Code Q30
NTEE Classification International Development, Relief Services
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (6) Missionary activities
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 April, 1965
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$226,731 0.34% Luke L. Hingson Executive Chairman
Other Salaries of Note
$129,483 0.19% Ozzy A. Samad President

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Brother's Brother Foundation (PA) 92.92 four stars
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International Children's Fund, Inc. (WI) 93.98 four stars
MAP International (GA) 95.58 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

Brother's Brother Foundation
1200 Galveston Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15233
tel: (412) 321-3160
fax: (412) 321-3325
EIN: 34-6562544

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Board Leadership

Thomas L. Wentling, Jr.
Chair

CEO

Ozzy Samad
President

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