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AIDS Action Committee of Massachusetts

Preventing new HIV infections and optimizing the health of those already infected

three stars

85.38

75 Amory Street Boston, MA 02119
tel: (617) 437-6200   Web Site
EIN: 22-2707246

Board Leadership
Liz Page
Chair

CEO
Carl Sciortino
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.38 three stars
  Financial 82.50 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 09/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1983, AIDS Action Committee of Massachusetts is a community-based health organization whose mission is to stop the HIV/AIDS epidemic by preventing new infections and optimizing the health of those already infected. AIDS Action accomplishes that mission by providing support services for people living with AIDS and HIV; educating the public and health professionals about how to prevent HIV transmission; and advocating for fair and effective AIDS policy at the city, state and federal levels. AIDS Action provides free, confidential services to 2,500 men, women and children living with HIV/AIDS.

Founded in 1983, AIDS Action Committee of Massachusetts is a community-based health organization whose mission is to stop the HIV/AIDS epidemic by preventing new infections and optimizing the health of those already infected. AIDS Action accomplishes that mission by providing support services for people living with AIDS and HIV; educating the public and health professionals about how to prevent HIV transmission; and advocating for fair and effective AIDS policy at the city, state and federal levels. AIDS Action provides free, confidential services to 2,500 men, women and children living with HIV/AIDS.

Financial

three stars

82.50

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 09/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
85.3%
  Administrative Expenses 10.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.38
  Program Expenses Growth -3.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 20.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by AIDS Action Committee of Massachusetts on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by AIDS Action Committee of Massachusetts on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
AIDS Action Committee of Massachusetts (MA) 85.38 three stars
Cascade AIDS Project (OR) 86.00 three stars
Black AIDS Institute (CA) 86.41 three stars
Elton John AIDS Foundation (NY) 93.36 four stars
Desert AIDS Project (CA) 95.02 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,459,768
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,180,830
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $4,529,686
Total Contributions $10,170,284
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $10,170,284
   Other Revenue $-582,845
TOTAL REVENUE $9,587,439
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $8,217,931
   Administrative Expenses $1,270,604
   Fundraising Expenses $417,177
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $9,905,712
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-318,273
   
Net Assets $3,853,192

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
Client Services $6,467,687 78.7%
Prevention, Education and Policy $1,741,636 21.2%
Community Grants $8,608 0.1%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 09/01/2018 85.38 three stars
2016-06 03/01/2018 85.89 three stars
2014-04 10/01/2016 72.92 two stars
2014-04 10/01/2016 72.92 two stars
2013-04 06/01/2016 76.73 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-04 07/01/2014 80.06 three stars
2012-04 07/01/2013 81.67 three stars
2011-04 06/01/2012 83.45 three stars
2010-04 09/20/2011 75.69 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-04 11/24/2010 72.15 two stars
2008-04 03/01/2009 70.56 two stars
2007-04 05/01/2008 69.55 one star
2006-04 04/01/2007 67.33 one star
2005-04 03/01/2006 64.74 one star
2004-04 03/01/2005 59.26 one star
2003-04 05/01/2004 67.72 one star
2002-04 04/15/2003 68.36 one star
2001-04 10/15/2002 62.35 one star

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

EIN 22-2707246
Name in IRS Master File AIDS ACTION COMMITTEE OF MASSACHUSETTS INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (179) Other health services
(569) Referral service (social agencies)
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 May, 1986
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, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • April, 2014

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$156,153 1.57% Carl Sciortino Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
AIDS Action Committee of Massachusetts (MA) 85.38 three stars
Black AIDS Institute (CA) 86.41 three stars
San Francisco AIDS Foundation (CA) 92.19 four stars
Southwest Center for HIV/AIDS (AZ) 88.85 three stars
Boulder County AIDS Project (CO) 92.32 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

AIDS Action Committee of Massachusetts
75 Amory Street
Boston, MA 02119
tel: (617) 437-6200
EIN: 22-2707246

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Board Leadership

Liz Page
Chair

CEO

Carl Sciortino
Executive Director

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