International : Humanitarian Relief Supplies

International Relief Teams

Providing medical and non-medical assistance to the victims of disaster

four stars

94.90

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 94.90 four stars
  Financial 92.80 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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 $6.5 million in volunteer services and $308 million in medicines and supplies to families in desperate need in 68 countries worldwide. IRT focuses on two core activities: 1) disaster relief and 2) 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) medical training to save babies' lives, b) surgeries for the forgotten poor, c) eye glasses to improve sight, d) medicines for rural hospitals and clinics, e) nutrition and education support for abused, abandoned 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 $6.5 million in volunteer services and $308 million in medicines and supplies to families in desperate need in 68 countries worldwide. IRT focuses on two core activities: 1) disaster relief and 2) 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) medical training to save babies' lives, b) surgeries for the forgotten poor, c) eye glasses to improve sight, d) medicines for rural hospitals and clinics, e) nutrition and education support for abused, abandoned and homeless children.

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Financial

four stars

92.80

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 08/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
98.8%
  Administrative Expenses 0.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 0.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.05
  Program Expenses Growth 7.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.1%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $36,758,251
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $149,735
Total Contributions $36,907,986
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $36,907,986
   Other Revenue $139,213
TOTAL REVENUE $37,047,199
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $36,760,788
   Administrative Expenses $272,549
   Fundraising Expenses $125,405
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $37,158,742
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-111,543
   
Net Assets $2,213,152

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$103,746 0.27% A. Barry La Forgia Executive Director

Mission

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 $6.5 million in volunteer services and $308 million in medicines and supplies to families in desperate need in 68 countries worldwide. IRT focuses on two core activities: 1) disaster relief and 2) 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) medical training to save babies' lives, b) surgeries for the forgotten poor, c) eye glasses to improve sight, d) medicines for rural hospitals and clinics, e) nutrition and education support for abused, abandoned and homeless children.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
International Relief Teams (CA) 94.90 four stars
Project HOPE (VA) 93.20 four stars
Project C.U.R.E. (CO) 91.92 four stars
Operation USA (CA) 92.92 four stars
International Children's Fund (WI) 89.32 three stars

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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