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Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

Mothers Against Drunk Driving

Activism, victim services, education

two stars

76.59

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

Board Leadership
David Strickland
Chair

CEO
Debbie Weir
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 76.59 two stars
  Financial 67.15 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

one star

67.15

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
66.3%
  Administrative Expenses 10.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 23.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.31
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.59
  Program Expenses Growth -2.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 14.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Mothers Against Drunk Driving on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
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) 76.59 two stars
Asian Americans Advancing Justice - Chicago (IL) 91.99 four stars
Alliance for a Just Society (WA) 87.63 three stars
Headwaters Foundation for Social Justice (MN) 95.76 four stars
Latino Policy Forum (IL) 86.10 three stars

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The mission of Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) is to stop drunk driving, support the victims of this violent crime and prevent underage drinking. When MADD was founded in 1980, drunk driving was considered socially acceptable behavior despite the fact over 22,000 people were being killed annually in drunk driving crashes on America's roadways. Since that time, drunk driving fatalities have declined by more than half and more 300,000 lives have been saved. Our Campaign to Eliminate Drunk Driving focuses on three components:
- Support high-visibility law enforcement to catch drunk drivers and discourage others from driving drunk.
- Require ignition interlock devices, or in-car breathalyzers, for all drunk drivers, to prove they are sober before their car will start.
- Support the development of technology to determine automatically whether or not the driver is above the legal limit of .08 and failing to operate if the driver is drunk.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $17,515,983
   Federated Campaigns $96,990
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $245,984
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $8,545,793
Total Contributions $26,404,750
   Program Service Revenue $7,244,858
Total Primary Revenue $33,649,608
   Other Revenue $1,322,831
TOTAL REVENUE $34,972,439
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $22,199,928
   Administrative Expenses $3,954,332
   Fundraising Expenses $10,013,568
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $36,167,828
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,195,389
   
Net Assets $20,686,016

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 $11,204,384 45.3%
Victim Services $10,481,498 42.4%
Prevent Underage Drinking $3,050,236 12.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
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]
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, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011
  • 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
$242,937 0.67% Debbie G. Weir Chief Executive Officer

The mission of Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) is to stop drunk driving, support the victims of this violent crime and prevent underage drinking. When MADD was founded in 1980, drunk driving was considered socially acceptable behavior despite the fact over 22,000 people were being killed annually in drunk driving crashes on America's roadways. Since that time, drunk driving fatalities have declined by more than half and more 300,000 lives have been saved. Our Campaign to Eliminate Drunk Driving focuses on three components:
- Support high-visibility law enforcement to catch drunk drivers and discourage others from driving drunk.
- Require ignition interlock devices, or in-car breathalyzers, for all drunk drivers, to prove they are sober before their car will start.
- Support the development of technology to determine automatically whether or not the driver is above the legal limit of .08 and failing to operate if the driver is drunk.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Mothers Against Drunk Driving (TX) 76.59 two stars
Operation HOPE (CA) 92.73 four stars
Colorado Children's Campaign (CO) 88.83 three stars
Equal Justice Works (DC) 91.26 four stars
Southern Center for Human Rights (GA) 93.37 four 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

David Strickland
Chair

CEO

Debbie Weir
Chief Executive Officer

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