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Health Resources in Action

Advancing public health and medical research

three stars

82.29

95 Berkeley Street Boston, MA 02116
tel: (617) 451-0049   Web Site
EIN: 04-2229839

Board Leadership
Harriet Tolpin
Chair

CEO
Steve Ridini
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 82.29 three stars
  Financial 77.50 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 10/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1957 as The Medical Foundation, Health Resources in Action is a public health and medical research funding organization committed to helping people live healthier lives and creating healthy communities through prevention, health promotion and research. For nearly half a century The Medical Foundation has worked with academic medical research institutions, health organizations, community coalitions and neighborhood groups, state and local governments, the faith community, and youth serving organizations to create grant programs to support medical research as well as identify and address important health issues in innovative ways.

Founded in 1957 as The Medical Foundation, Health Resources in Action is a public health and medical research funding organization committed to helping people live healthier lives and creating healthy communities through prevention, health promotion and research. For nearly half a century The Medical Foundation has worked with academic medical research institutions, health organizations, community coalitions and neighborhood groups, state and local governments, the faith community, and youth serving organizations to create grant programs to support medical research as well as identify and address important health issues in innovative ways.

Financial

two stars

77.50

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 10/01/2016 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)
87.9%
  Administrative Expenses 10.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.24
  Program Expenses Growth -9.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 38.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Health Resources in Action on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Health Resources in Action on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Health Resources in Action (MA) 82.29 three stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,587,225
   Federated Campaigns $108,111
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $4,151,561
Total Contributions $5,846,897
   Program Service Revenue $3,691,714
Total Primary Revenue $9,538,611
   Other Revenue $696,978
TOTAL REVENUE $10,235,589
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $9,653,620
   Administrative Expenses $1,432,716
   Fundraising Expenses $155,078
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $11,241,414
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,005,825
   
Net Assets $3,668,161

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
Community Health $7,820,368 81.0%
The Medical Foundation Division $1,833,252 19.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 10/01/2016 82.29 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 85.38 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 79.82 two stars
2013-06 10/01/2014 86.87 three stars
2012-06 09/01/2013 87.69 three stars
2011-06 08/01/2012 80.14 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 83.90 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 06/01/2011 78.79 two stars
2009-06 12/01/2010 94.00 four stars
2008-06 07/01/2009 94.08 four stars
2006-06 10/01/2007 96.43 four stars
2005-06 07/01/2006 93.94 four stars
2004-06 07/01/2005 88.81 three stars
2003-06 06/01/2004 86.10 three stars
2002-06 09/01/2003 86.72 three stars
2001-06 02/05/2003 96.04 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 04-2229839
Name in IRS Master File HEALTH RESOURCES IN ACTION INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Literary Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (161) Scientific research (diseases)
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 October, 1957
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • 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
$200,968 1.78% Raymond Considine President

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Health Resources in Action (MA) 82.29 three stars
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Charity Contact Info

Health Resources in Action
95 Berkeley Street
Boston, MA 02116
tel: (617) 451-0049
fax: (617) 451-0062
TTY: (617) 451-0007
EIN: 04-2229839

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Board Leadership

Harriet Tolpin
Chair

CEO

Steve Ridini
President & CEO

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