International : Development and Relief Services

International Rescue Committee

Helping people to survive, recover and reclaim control of their future.

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four stars

91.16

122 East 42nd Street New York, NY 10168
tel: (212) 551-3000   Web Site
EIN: 13-5660870

Board Leadership
Katherine Farley & Tracy R. Wolstencroft
Co-Chairs

CEO
David Miliband
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.16 four stars
  Financial 87.50 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The International Rescue Committee (IRC) responds to the world's worst humanitarian crises, helping to restore health, safety, education, economic well being, and power to people devastated by conflict and disaster. Founded in 1933 at the call of Albert Einstein, the IRC is at work in over 40 countries and 26 U.S. cities helping people to survive, reclaim control of their future and strengthen their communities.

The International Rescue Committee (IRC) responds to the world's worst humanitarian crises, helping to restore health, safety, education, economic well being, and power to people devastated by conflict and disaster. Founded in 1933 at the call of Albert Einstein, the IRC is at work in over 40 countries and 26 U.S. cities helping people to survive, reclaim control of their future and strengthen their communities.

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Financial

three stars

87.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/01/2018 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)
91.2%
  Administrative Expenses 5.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.22
  Program Expenses Growth 10.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 42.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by International Rescue Committee on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by International Rescue Committee on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $288,074,376
   Federated Campaigns $9,722
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $6,886,270
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $415,369,471
Total Contributions $710,339,839
   Program Service Revenue $9,596,011
Total Primary Revenue $719,935,850
   Other Revenue $7,888,664
TOTAL REVENUE $727,824,514
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $619,521,224
   Administrative Expenses $45,141,039
   Fundraising Expenses $29,436,925
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $694,099,188
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $33,725,326
   
Net Assets $214,059,448

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$838,903 0.12% David Miliband President, CEO

Mission

The International Rescue Committee (IRC) responds to the world's worst humanitarian crises, helping to restore health, safety, education, economic well being, and power to people devastated by conflict and disaster. Founded in 1933 at the call of Albert Einstein, the IRC is at work in over 40 countries and 26 U.S. cities helping people to survive, reclaim control of their future and strengthen their communities.

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Charity Contact Info

International Rescue Committee
122 East 42nd Street
New York, NY 10168
tel: (212) 551-3000
fax: (212) 551-3179
EIN: 13-5660870

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Board Leadership

Katherine Farley & Tracy R. Wolstencroft
Co-Chairs

CEO

David Miliband
President and CEO