International : Development and Relief Services (Grantmaking)

Amref Health Africa

Lasting health change in Africa

three stars

86.19

75 Broad Street Suite 703
New York, NY 10004
tel: (212) 768-2440   Web Site
EIN: 13-1867411

Board Leadership
Robert I. Wolk
Chair

CEO
Robert Kelty
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.19 three stars
  Financial 80.48 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Amref Health Africa's mission is to improve the health of people in Africa by partnering with and empowering communities, and strengthening health systems. We work at the grassroots level to tackle Africa's most critical health challenges: maternal health, child health, HIV/AIDS, TB, malaria, the lack of access to water and sanitation, and the lack of access to quality diagnostic, and surgical services. The cornerstone of our work is training local health workers, from community volunteers to midwives and doctors. We work primarily through women and girls, championing them to build the knowledge, skills and means to transform their own health and the community's health.

Amref Health Africa's mission is to improve the health of people in Africa by partnering with and empowering communities, and strengthening health systems. We work at the grassroots level to tackle Africa's most critical health challenges: maternal health, child health, HIV/AIDS, TB, malaria, the lack of access to water and sanitation, and the lack of access to quality diagnostic, and surgical services. The cornerstone of our work is training local health workers, from community volunteers to midwives and doctors. We work primarily through women and girls, championing them to build the knowledge, skills and means to transform their own health and the community's health.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2019
Number of Community Health Workers Trained
669
Number of youth trained in Advocacy for SRHR in Kenya
53
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

three stars

80.48

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
77.7%
  Administrative Expenses 12.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.62
  Program Expenses Growth -0.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 13.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Amref Health Africa on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Amref Health Africa on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,397,721
   Federated Campaigns $46,732
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $385,100
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $2,957,357
Total Contributions $5,786,910
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $5,786,910
   Other Revenue $-155,966
TOTAL REVENUE $5,630,944
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,609,857
   Administrative Expenses $711,248
   Fundraising Expenses $694,407
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,015,512
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-384,568
   
Net Assets $3,588,731

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$212,733 3.53% Robert Kelty Executive Director

Mission

Amref Health Africa's mission is to improve the health of people in Africa by partnering with and empowering communities, and strengthening health systems. We work at the grassroots level to tackle Africa's most critical health challenges: maternal health, child health, HIV/AIDS, TB, malaria, the lack of access to water and sanitation, and the lack of access to quality diagnostic, and surgical services. The cornerstone of our work is training local health workers, from community volunteers to midwives and doctors. We work primarily through women and girls, championing them to build the knowledge, skills and means to transform their own health and the community's health.

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Charity Contact Info

Amref Health Africa
75 Broad Street
Suite 703
New York, NY 10004
tel: (212) 768-2440
fax: (212) 768-4230
EIN: 13-1867411

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Board Leadership

Robert I. Wolk
Chair

CEO

Robert Kelty
Executive Director