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International : Development and Relief Services

TechnoServe

Business solutions to poverty

four stars

90.12

1120 19th Street, NW 8th Floor
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 785-4515   Web Site
EIN: 13-2626135

Board Leadership
Paul E. Tierney, Jr.
Chairman

CEO
Will Warshauer
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.12 four stars
  Financial 86.36 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

three stars

86.36

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 05/01/2017 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)
86.5%
  Administrative Expenses 11.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.09
  Program Expenses Growth 7.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 86.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by TechnoServe on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by TechnoServe on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
TechnoServe (DC) 90.12 four stars
Kiva (CA) 96.69 four stars
Endeavor (NY) 92.02 four stars
Partners Worldwide (MI) 96.19 four stars
BrazilFoundation (NY) 87.62 three stars

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We work with enterprising people in the developing world to build competitive farms, businesses and industries.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $58,832,870
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $27,381,570
Total Contributions $86,214,440
   Program Service Revenue $3,685
Total Primary Revenue $86,218,125
   Other Revenue $162,741
TOTAL REVENUE $86,380,866
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $75,385,060
   Administrative Expenses $9,515,407
   Fundraising Expenses $1,713,600
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $86,614,067
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-233,201
   
Net Assets $7,544,794

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History
TechnoServe has received 11 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 05/01/2017 90.12 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 90.91 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 95.00 four stars
2014-12 12/22/2015 94.65 four stars
2013-12 02/01/2015 95.50 four stars
2012-12 12/20/2013 93.64 four stars
2011-12 12/20/2012 95.25 four stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 95.26 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 95.20 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 93.22 four stars
2008-12 02/01/2010 93.38 four stars
2007-12 05/01/2009 95.83 four stars
2006-12 12/01/2007 95.77 four stars
2005-12 11/01/2006 92.52 four stars
2004-12 12/01/2005 78.47 two stars
2003-12 12/01/2004 90.99 four stars
2002-12 12/01/2003 88.93 three stars
2001-12 10/15/2002 92.24 four stars
2000-12 04/15/2002 95.62 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 13-2626135
Name in IRS Master File TECHNOSERVE INC
NTEE Code Q32
NTEE Classification International Economic Development
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (161) Scientific research (diseases)
(180) Contact or sponsored scientific research for industry
(200) Business promotion (chamber of commerce, business league, etc.
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 April, 1969
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 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
$342,751 0.39% William Warshauer President, CEO

We work with enterprising people in the developing world to build competitive farms, businesses and industries.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
TechnoServe (DC) 90.12 four stars
One Acre Fund (IL) 94.28 four stars
Tostan (DC) 92.54 four stars
KickStart International (CA) 87.62 three stars
Friends of Women's World Banking (FWWB) (NY) 87.58 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

TechnoServe
1120 19th Street, NW
8th Floor
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 785-4515
fax: (202) 785-4544
EIN: 13-2626135

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Board Leadership

Paul E. Tierney, Jr.
Chairman

CEO

Will Warshauer
President and CEO

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