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Physicians for Social Responsibility

The medical and public health voice

four stars

91.67

1111 14th Street NW Suite 700
Washington, DC 20005
tel: (202) 667-4260   Web Site
EIN: 23-7059731

Board Leadership
Alan S. Greenglass
President

CEO
Jeff Carter
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.67 four stars
  Financial 88.22 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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.

Financial

three stars

88.22

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
79.3%
  Administrative Expenses 13.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.25
  Program Expenses Growth 7.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 37.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Physicians for Social Responsibility on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
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) 91.67 four stars
Peace Development Fund (MA) 96.66 four stars
Center for International Policy (DC) 86.13 three stars
EastWest Institute (NY) 86.45 three stars
American Friends of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem (CT) 86.40 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,010,835
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $270,169
   Fundraising Events $39,550
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,320,554
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,320,554
   Other Revenue $22,184
TOTAL REVENUE $1,342,738
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,165,524
   Administrative Expenses $263,396
   Fundraising Expenses $112,298
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,541,218
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-198,480
   
Net Assets $361,189

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
PSR Advocacy $481,036 41.3%
Environment and Health Program $288,218 24.7%
Security Program $221,261 19.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 12/01/2020 91.67 four stars
2018-12 11/01/2019 84.54 three stars
2017-12 12/21/2018 83.07 three stars
2016-12 02/01/2018 78.16 two stars
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

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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$131,437 8.52% Jeff Carter Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Physicians for Social Responsibility (DC) 91.67 four stars
Center for International Policy (DC) 86.13 three stars
Center for Security Policy (DC) 86.67 three stars
World Federalist Movement - Institute for Global Policy (NY) 87.58 three stars
Ploughshares Fund (CA) 87.06 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Physicians for Social Responsibility
1111 14th Street NW
Suite 700
Washington, DC 20005
tel: (202) 667-4260
fax: (202) 667-4201
EIN: 23-7059731

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Board Leadership

Alan S. Greenglass
President

CEO

Jeff Carter
Executive Director

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