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International : Humanitarian Relief Supplies

International Relief Teams

Providing food, medicine, shelter, and volunteer medical and construction assistance to victims of disaster and poverty.

100.00

4560 Alvarado Canyon Road Suite 1H
San Diego, CA 92120
tel: (619) 284-7979   Web Site
EIN: 33-0412751

Board Leadership
Richard Yousko
Chair

CEO
Barry La Forgia
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 100.00
  Financial 100.00
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 10/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, the most recent 990 received at that time.

International Relief Teams (IRT) alleviates human suffering by providing health services and humanitarian assistance to victims of disaster, neglect, and profound poverty worldwide. Since 1988, IRT has provided $574 million in humanitarian aid including food, medicines, relief supplies, and volunteer services to families in desperate need in 72 countries worldwide. IRT focuses on two core activities: disaster relief and building healthy communities. During disasters, IRT chooses appropriate responses to leverage donor resources to their highest effectiveness, including deploying medical and reconstruction teams, providing relief supplies, or financing the restoration of livelihoods and infrastructure. IRT builds healthy communities by providing a) surgeries for the forgotten poor b) building homes for homeless families c) eyeglasses to improve sight d) medicines for rural hospitals and clinics e) and nutrition and education support for low-income, abused, and homeless children.

International Relief Teams (IRT) alleviates human suffering by providing health services and humanitarian assistance to victims of disaster, neglect, and profound poverty worldwide. Since 1988, IRT has provided $574 million in humanitarian aid including food, medicines, relief supplies, and volunteer services to families in desperate need in 72 countries worldwide. IRT focuses on two core activities: disaster relief and building healthy communities. During disasters, IRT chooses appropriate responses to leverage donor resources to their highest effectiveness, including deploying medical and reconstruction teams, providing relief supplies, or financing the restoration of livelihoods and infrastructure. IRT builds healthy communities by providing a) surgeries for the forgotten poor b) building homes for homeless families c) eyeglasses to improve sight d) medicines for rural hospitals and clinics e) and nutrition and education support for low-income, abused, and homeless children.

Financial

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 10/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, 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)
98.5%
  Administrative Expenses 0.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 0.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.12
  Program Expenses Growth 8.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by International Relief Teams on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by International Relief Teams on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
International Relief Teams (CA) 100.00
MAP International (GA) 100.00
Brother's Brother Foundation (PA) 92.92
Global Links (PA) 91.42
Operation USA (CA) 89.03

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $45,770,569
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $74,835
Total Contributions $45,845,404
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $45,845,404
   Other Revenue $158,370
TOTAL REVENUE $46,003,774
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $45,306,619
   Administrative Expenses $422,954
   Fundraising Expenses $245,623
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $45,975,196
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $28,578
   
Net Assets $5,280,533

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
Building Health Communities $43,663,243 96.4%
Disaster Relief $1,643,376 3.6%

Ratings History
International Relief Teams has received 18 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2020-06 10/01/2021 100.00
2019-06 06/01/2020 97.83
2018-06 05/01/2019 95.58
2017-06 07/01/2018 96.51
2016-06 08/01/2017 94.90
2015-06 06/01/2016 96.46
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 93.84
2014-06 08/01/2015 91.40
2013-06 06/01/2014 96.33
2013-06 05/01/2014 95.36
2012-06 07/01/2013 96.53
2011-06 02/01/2013 95.11
2011-06 05/01/2012 95.56
2010-06 12/01/2011 96.36
2010-06 09/20/2011 93.85
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 94.86
2009-06 07/01/2010 94.63
2008-06 06/01/2009 94.82
2007-06 07/01/2008 97.16
2006-06 03/01/2007 92.11

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

EIN 33-0412751
Name in IRS Master File INTERNATIONAL RELIEF TEAMS
NTEE Code Q33
NTEE Classification International Relief
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (320) Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, etc.
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 November, 1994
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, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$113,897 0.24% A. Barry La Forgia Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
International Relief Teams (CA) 100.00
International Eye Foundation (MD) 85.68
Direct Relief (CA) 100.00
World Medical Relief (MI) 95.47
MAP International (GA) 100.00

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Charity Contact Info

International Relief Teams
4560 Alvarado Canyon Road
Suite 1H
San Diego, CA 92120
tel: (619) 284-7979
fax: (619) 284-7938
EIN: 33-0412751

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Board Leadership

Richard Yousko
Chair

CEO

Barry La Forgia
Executive Director

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