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International : Humanitarian Relief Supplies

Direct Relief

Deliver a world of good

100.00

27 South La Patera Lane Goleta, CA 93117
tel: (805) 964-4767   Web Site
EIN: 95-1831116

Board Leadership
Rita Moya
Board Chair

CEO
Thomas Tighe
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 100.00
  Financial 100.00
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 07/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 07/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
99.2%
  Administrative Expenses 0.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 0.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.50
  Program Expenses Growth 31.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Direct Relief on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Direct Relief on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Direct Relief (CA) 100.00
Medical Bridges (TX) 96.46
Giving Children Hope (CA) 91.33
Matthew 25: Ministries (OH) 97.17
Operation Blessing International (VA) 88.54

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Direct Relief (CA) 100.00
Project HOPE (VA) 93.20
AmeriCares (CT) 97.59
MAP International (GA) 100.00
Catholic Medical Mission Board (NY) 97.23

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Founded in 1948, Direct Relief is California's largest international humanitarian nonprofit organization. Direct Relief provides medical assistance to improve the health and lives of people affected by poverty and disaster - at home and throughout the world. Since 2000, Direct Relief has responded to a wide range of urgent and ongoing health emergencies, by providing more than $3.4 billion in essential material resources - medicines, supplies and equipment, including more than $500 million in assistance in the United States

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $885,577,974
   Federated Campaigns $363,732
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $157,143
   Related Organizations $2,430,341
   Government Grants $15,036
Total Contributions $888,544,226
   Program Service Revenue $106,141
Total Primary Revenue $888,650,367
   Other Revenue $170
TOTAL REVENUE $888,650,537
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $712,372,595
   Administrative Expenses $2,810,927
   Fundraising Expenses $1,584,845
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $716,768,367
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $171,882,170
   
Net Assets $280,204,338

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
Medical Relief, Supplies and Grants $712,372,595 100.0%
Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 07/01/2016 100.00
2014-06 06/01/2016 100.00
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 05/01/2015 99.94
2013-06 07/01/2014 99.71
2012-06 08/01/2013 99.90
2011-06 05/01/2012 99.91
2010-06 09/20/2011 99.92
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 02/01/2011 99.88
2009-06 07/01/2010 89.52
2008-03 05/01/2009 92.39
2007-03 06/01/2008 99.88
2006-03 03/01/2007 92.42
2005-03 03/01/2006 94.91
2003-12 10/01/2004 92.41
2002-12 01/01/2004 86.34
2001-12 02/05/2003 92.42
2000-12 10/15/2002 92.41

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

EIN 95-1831116
Name in IRS Master File DIRECT RELIEF
NTEE Code Q33
NTEE Classification International Relief
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
(561) Gifts or grants to individuals (other than scholarships)
(179) Other health services
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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, 1949
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

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

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$372,883 0.05% Thomas E. Tighe President, CEO

Founded in 1948, Direct Relief is California's largest international humanitarian nonprofit organization. Direct Relief provides medical assistance to improve the health and lives of people affected by poverty and disaster - at home and throughout the world. Since 2000, Direct Relief has responded to a wide range of urgent and ongoing health emergencies, by providing more than $3.4 billion in essential material resources - medicines, supplies and equipment, including more than $500 million in assistance in the United States

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Direct Relief (CA) 100.00
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Project C.U.R.E. (CO) 90.61
Project HOPE (VA) 93.20
UCP Wheels for Humanity (CA) 93.57

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Direct Relief (CA) 100.00
Project HOPE (VA) 93.20
AmeriCares (CT) 97.59
MAP International (GA) 100.00
Catholic Medical Mission Board (NY) 97.23

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Charity Contact Info

Direct Relief
27 South La Patera Lane
Goleta, CA 93117
tel: (805) 964-4767
fax: (805) 681-4838
EIN: 95-1831116

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Board Leadership

Rita Moya
Board Chair

CEO

Thomas Tighe
President and CEO

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