International : Development and Relief Services

Oxfam America

The power of people against poverty

three stars

82.27

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

Board Leadership
Smita Singh
Chair

CEO
Abby Maxman
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 82.27 three stars
  Financial 75.12 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Oxfam is a global organization working to end the injustice of poverty. We help people build better futures for themselves, hold the powerful accountable, and save lives in disasters. Our mission is to tackle the root causes of poverty and create lasting solutions. Join us: oxfamamerica.org.

Oxfam is a global organization working to end the injustice of poverty. We help people build better futures for themselves, hold the powerful accountable, and save lives in disasters. Our mission is to tackle the root causes of poverty and create lasting solutions. Join us: oxfamamerica.org.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of groups/individuals benefiting from tools/resources/education materials provided
19,500,000
Number of overall donors
125,786
Number of first-time donors
24,274
Average number of dollars received per donor
233
This impact information is current as of March 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

two stars

75.12

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
76.3%
  Administrative Expenses 7.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 16.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.77
  Program Expenses Growth 1.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 21.5%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $84,391,623
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $84,391,623
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $84,391,623
   Other Revenue $4,870,070
TOTAL REVENUE $89,261,693
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $66,980,264
   Administrative Expenses $6,244,579
   Fundraising Expenses $14,084,546
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $87,309,389
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,952,304
   
Net Assets $70,954,081

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$336,897 0.38% Maxman Abby President

Mission

Oxfam is a global organization working to end the injustice of poverty. We help people build better futures for themselves, hold the powerful accountable, and save lives in disasters. Our mission is to tackle the root causes of poverty and create lasting solutions. Join us: oxfamamerica.org.

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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

Smita Singh
Chair

CEO

Abby Maxman
President