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Mothers Against Drunk Driving

No More Victims

two stars

78.21

511 East John Carpenter Freeway Suite 700
Irving, TX 75062
tel: (877) 275-6233   Web Site
EIN: 94-2707273

Board Leadership
Christopher Mann
Chair

CEO
Adam Vanek
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 78.21 two stars
  Financial 69.45 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

MADD's mission is to end drunk driving, help fight drugged driving, support the victims of these violent crimes and prevent underage drinking.

MADD's mission is to end drunk driving, help fight drugged driving, support the victims of these violent crimes and prevent underage drinking.

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Financial

one star

69.45

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
65.6%
  Administrative Expenses 14.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 19.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.27
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.55
  Program Expenses Growth -5.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 13.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Mothers Against Drunk Driving on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
Joint Cost Allocation Adjustment applied. Learn more.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Mothers Against Drunk Driving on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Mothers Against Drunk Driving (TX) 78.21 two stars
Texas Civil Rights Project (TX) 95.01 four stars
The New World Foundation (NY) 92.60 four stars
Rail Passengers Association (DC) 93.48 four stars
Acton Institute for the Study of Religion and Liberty (MI) 90.73 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $14,965,957
   Federated Campaigns $242,975
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $247,699
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $8,345,408
Total Contributions $23,802,039
   Program Service Revenue $8,501,159
Total Primary Revenue $32,303,198
   Other Revenue $1,431,756
TOTAL REVENUE $33,734,954
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $20,570,244
   Administrative Expenses $5,563,233
   Fundraising Expenses $6,110,669
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $32,244,146
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,490,808
   
Net Assets $18,678,934

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
Campaign to Eliminate Drunk Driving $13,221,606 59.2%
Victim Services $7,161,991 32.1%
Prevent Underage Drinking $1,719,780 7.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 02/01/2020 78.21 two stars
2017-12 03/01/2019 78.12 two stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 77.07 two stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 74.00 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 76.59 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 68.85 one star
2013-12 05/01/2015 74.05 two stars
2012-12 12/20/2013 76.29 two stars
2011-06 11/06/2012 69.08 one star
2010-06 09/20/2011 77.11 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 07/01/2010 62.40 one star
2008-06 10/01/2009 67.69 one star
2007-06 05/01/2009 66.72 one star
2006-06 05/01/2007 74.54 two stars
2005-06 05/01/2006 77.60 two stars
2004-06 05/01/2005 73.47 two stars
2003-06 06/01/2004 74.37 two stars
2002-06 04/15/2003 87.69 three stars
2001-06 10/15/2002 90.47 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 94-2707273
Name in IRS Master File MOTHERS AGAINST DRUNK DRIVING
NTEE Code I23
NTEE Classification Drunk Driving Related
NTEE Type Crime, Legal-Related
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (536) Use of intoxicating beverage
(124) Study and research (non-scientific)
(125) Giving information or opinion (see also Advocacy)
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 November, 1986
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$223,849 0.69% Vicki Knox COO, Acting CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$229,846 0.71% Lista Hightower CFO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Mothers Against Drunk Driving (TX) 78.21 two stars
Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press (DC) 91.64 four stars
Roger Baldwin Foundation of ACLU (IL) 92.02 four stars
ISAIAH (MN) 86.10 three stars
The Florida Bar Foundation (FL) 89.39 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Mothers Against Drunk Driving
511 East John Carpenter Freeway
Suite 700
Irving, TX 75062
tel: (877) 275-6233
fax: (972) 869-2206
EIN: 94-2707273

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Board Leadership

Christopher Mann
Chair

CEO

Adam Vanek
Chief Executive Officer

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