International : Development and Relief Services

CARE

Defending dignity, fighting poverty

92.64

151 Ellis Street, NE Atlanta, GA 30303
tel: (800) 521-2273   Web Site
EIN: 13-1685039

Board Leadership
Martha Brooks and Glenn Hutchins
Co-Chairs

CEO
Michelle Nunn
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.64
  Financial 90.04
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00
This rating was published 08/03/2021 and includes data from FY2020, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1945, CARE is a leading humanitarian organization fighting global poverty. Our mission is to serve individuals and families in the poorest communities in the world. Drawing strength from our global diversity, resources and experience, we promote innovative solutions and are advocates for global responsibility. We facilitate lasting change by: strengthening capacity for self-help; providing economic opportunity; delivering relief in emergencies; influencing policy decisions at all levels; and addressing discrimination in all its forms. We place special focus on working alongside poor women because, equipped with the proper resources, women have the power to help whole families and entire communities escape poverty.

Founded in 1945, CARE is a leading humanitarian organization fighting global poverty. Our mission is to serve individuals and families in the poorest communities in the world. Drawing strength from our global diversity, resources and experience, we promote innovative solutions and are advocates for global responsibility. We facilitate lasting change by: strengthening capacity for self-help; providing economic opportunity; delivering relief in emergencies; influencing policy decisions at all levels; and addressing discrimination in all its forms. We place special focus on working alongside poor women because, equipped with the proper resources, women have the power to help whole families and entire communities escape poverty.

Financial

90.04

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)
91.1%
  Administrative Expenses 3.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.51
  Program Expenses Growth 4.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 34.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by CARE on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by CARE on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $389,226,943
   Federated Campaigns $102,922
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,960,469
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $208,021,903
Total Contributions $599,312,237
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $599,312,237
   Other Revenue $9,963,308
TOTAL REVENUE $609,275,545
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $596,513,768
   Administrative Expenses $21,769,798
   Fundraising Expenses $28,958,635
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $647,242,201
   
Payments to Affiliates $1,619,629
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-37,966,656
   
Net Assets $332,000,229

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$391,985 0.06% Mary M. Nunn President, CEO

Mission

Founded in 1945, CARE is a leading humanitarian organization fighting global poverty. Our mission is to serve individuals and families in the poorest communities in the world. Drawing strength from our global diversity, resources and experience, we promote innovative solutions and are advocates for global responsibility. We facilitate lasting change by: strengthening capacity for self-help; providing economic opportunity; delivering relief in emergencies; influencing policy decisions at all levels; and addressing discrimination in all its forms. We place special focus on working alongside poor women because, equipped with the proper resources, women have the power to help whole families and entire communities escape poverty.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
CARE (GA) 92.64
Episcopal Relief & Development (VA) 91.31
Samaritan's Purse (NC) 95.33
Church World Service (IN) 90.32
Pathfinder International (MA) 86.72

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Charity Contact Info

CARE
151 Ellis Street, NE
Atlanta, GA 30303
tel: (800) 521-2273
EIN: 13-1685039

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 1870
CARE USA
Merrifield, VA 22116

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Board Leadership

Martha Brooks and Glenn Hutchins
Co-Chairs

CEO

Michelle Nunn
President and CEO