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International : Development and Relief Services

Oxfam America

Right the wrong

86.17

226 Causeway Street 5th Floor
Boston, MA 02114
tel: (800) 776-9326   Web Site
EIN: 23-7069110

Board Leadership
Joe Loughrey
Chair

CEO
Raymond C. Offenheiser
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.17
  Financial 80.68
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

80.68

Accountability & Transparency

97.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 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)
77.8%
  Administrative Expenses 7.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.96
  Program Expenses Growth 1.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 15.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Oxfam America on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Oxfam America on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Oxfam America (MA) 86.17
World Education (MA) 85.41
Helping Hand for Relief and Development (MI) 98.23
Mercy Corps (OR) 88.48
Episcopal Relief & Development (NY) 87.39

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Mercy Corps (OR) 88.48
Heifer Project International (AR) 85.15

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Oxfam America is a global organization working to right the wrongs of poverty, hunger, and injustice. We save lives, develop long-term solutions to poverty, and campaign for social change. As one of 17 members of the international Oxfam confederation, we work with people in more than 90 countries to create lasting solutions.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $90,676,327
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $90,676,327
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $90,676,327
   Other Revenue $1,647,871
TOTAL REVENUE $92,324,198
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $62,814,690
   Administrative Expenses $6,193,083
   Fundraising Expenses $12,183,007
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $81,190,780
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $11,133,418
   
Net Assets $79,384,809

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
Programs to Overcome Poverty and Injustice $26,600,812 42.3%
Saving Lives $16,784,249 26.7%
Campaigning for Social Justice $13,941,849 22.2%
Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-03 06/01/2016 86.17
 
CN 2.0
2015-03 12/01/2015 82.40
2014-03 12/22/2014 86.99
2013-03 03/01/2014 90.29
2011-10 10/01/2012 90.31
2011-10 09/01/2012 88.19
2011-10 07/01/2012 81.79
2010-10 04/01/2012 94.58
2010-10 10/01/2011 92.97
2009-10 09/20/2011 85.78
 
CN 1.0
2009-10 10/01/2010 81.07
2008-10 10/01/2009 93.01
2007-10 03/01/2009 93.02
2006-10 08/01/2007 90.40
2005-10 12/15/2006 93.36
2004-10 02/01/2006 82.15
2003-10 11/01/2004 84.14
2002-10 11/01/2003 86.05
2001-10 10/15/2002 87.82
2000-10 04/15/2002 87.81

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

EIN 23-7069110
Name in IRS Master File OXFAM-AMERICA INC
NTEE Code Q30
NTEE Classification International Development, Relief Services
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (560) Supplying money, goods or services to the poor
(902) Emergency or disaster aid fund
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 August, 1988
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End March
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • March, 2015
  • March, 2014
  • March, 2013
  • March, 2012
  • October, 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
$457,957 0.56% Raymond C. Offenheiser President

Oxfam America is a global organization working to right the wrongs of poverty, hunger, and injustice. We save lives, develop long-term solutions to poverty, and campaign for social change. As one of 17 members of the international Oxfam confederation, we work with people in more than 90 countries to create lasting solutions.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Oxfam America (MA) 86.17
The Zakat Foundation of America (IL) 96.66
Helping Hand for Relief and Development (MI) 98.23
ADRA International (MD) 87.97
PATH (WA) 92.17

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Oxfam America (MA) 86.17
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Mercy Corps (OR) 88.48
Heifer Project International (AR) 85.15

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Charity Contact Info

Oxfam America
226 Causeway Street
5th Floor
Boston, MA 02114
tel: (800) 776-9326
fax: (617) 728-2594
EIN: 23-7069110

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Board Leadership

Joe Loughrey
Chair

CEO

Raymond C. Offenheiser
President

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