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Physicians for Social Responsibility

The medical and public health voice

two stars

76.78

1111 14th St., NW Suite 700
Washington, DC 20005
tel: (202) 587-5231   Web Site
EIN: 23-7059731

Board Leadership
John Rachow
President

CEO
Jeff Carter
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 76.78 two stars
  Financial 67.17 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1961, Physicians for Social Responsibility (PSR) works to protect human life from the gravest threats to health and survival. PSR is the medical and public health voice for policies to prevent nuclear war and proliferation and to slow, stop and reverse global warming and toxic degradation of the environment. PSR's 50,000 members and e-activists, 31 PSR chapters, over 60 Student PSR chapters at medical and public health schools, along with national and chapter board members and staff, form a unique nationwide network committed to a safe and healthy world.

Founded in 1961, Physicians for Social Responsibility (PSR) works to protect human life from the gravest threats to health and survival. PSR is the medical and public health voice for policies to prevent nuclear war and proliferation and to slow, stop and reverse global warming and toxic degradation of the environment. PSR's 50,000 members and e-activists, 31 PSR chapters, over 60 Student PSR chapters at medical and public health schools, along with national and chapter board members and staff, form a unique nationwide network committed to a safe and healthy world.

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Financial

one star

67.17

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2017 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)
75.1%
  Administrative Expenses 6.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 17.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.19
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.24
  Program Expenses Growth -13.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 30.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Physicians for Social Responsibility on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
Joint Cost Allocation Adjustment applied. Learn more.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Physicians for Social Responsibility on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Physicians for Social Responsibility (DC) 76.78 two stars
World Federalist Movement - Institute for Global Policy (NY) 89.29 three stars
Givat Haviva Educational Foundation (NY) 88.91 three stars
Federation of American Scientists (DC) 86.11 three stars
Friends of Israel Disabled Veterans (NY) 88.31 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,056,975
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $310,301
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,367,276
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,367,276
   Other Revenue $565
TOTAL REVENUE $1,367,841
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $1,207,098
   Administrative Expenses $135,700
   Fundraising Expenses $283,869
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,626,667
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-258,826
   
Net Assets $453,143

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
Environment and Health Program $413,527 30.8%
Security Program $247,580 18.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 02/01/2017 76.78 two stars
2015-12 12/01/2016 76.61 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 80.67 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 73.18 two stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 74.71 two stars
2012-12 10/01/2013 80.74 three stars
2011-12 10/01/2012 87.34 three stars
2010-12 02/01/2012 88.50 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 88.53 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 12/22/2010 86.65 three stars
2008-12 12/01/2009 73.30 two stars
2007-12 11/01/2008 69.93 one star
2006-12 12/01/2007 55.82 one star
2005-12 12/01/2006 62.31 one star
2004-12 10/01/2005 70.52 two stars
2003-12 09/01/2004 71.35 two stars
2002-12 10/01/2003 93.45 four stars
2001-12 02/05/2003 87.99 three 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 23-7059731
Name in IRS Master File PHYSICIANS FOR SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY INC
NTEE Code Q01
NTEE Classification Alliance/Advocacy Organizations
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
(59) Other school related activities
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 Central - the organization is a parent (group ruling) and is not a church or 501(c)(1) organization.
Group Name PHYSICIANS FOR SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY INC
Ruling Date March, 1970
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • 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
$125,000 7.68% Catherine Thomasson Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Physicians for Social Responsibility (DC) 76.78 two stars
OneVoice Movement (NY) 85.32 three stars
World Federalist Movement - Institute for Global Policy (NY) 89.29 three stars
Americans for Peace Now (DC) 86.31 three stars
The Israel Project (DC) 85.66 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Physicians for Social Responsibility
1111 14th St., NW
Suite 700
Washington, DC 20005
tel: (202) 587-5231
fax: (202) 667-4201
EIN: 23-7059731

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Board Leadership

John Rachow
President

CEO

Jeff Carter
Executive Director

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