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American Veterinary Medical Foundation

We Care 4 Animals Now and Forever

88.81

1931 North Meacham Road Suite 100
Schaumburg, IL 60173
tel: (847) 285-6690   Web Site
EIN: 36-6117739

Board Leadership
John R. Brooks
Chair

CEO
Deborrah Hap
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.81
  Financial 95.00
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

95.00

Accountability & Transparency

85.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
91.6%
  Administrative Expenses 4.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.57
  Program Expenses Growth 55.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Veterinary Medical Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Veterinary Medical Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Veterinary Medical Foundation (IL) 88.81
Farm Sanctuary (NY) 91.93
Morris Animal Foundation (CO) 90.18
American Kennel Club Canine Health Foundation (NC) 88.41
Humane Farming Association (CA) 89.01

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The American Veterinary Medical Foundation (AVMF) is the charitable arm of the AVMA. For over 50 years, AVMF has been dedicated to embracing and advancing the well-being and medical care of animals. Charitable contributions and support to the Foundation help veterinarians help animals. Initiatives include: Humane Outreach-Animal Welfare, Education and Public Awareness, Research Support, Student Enhancement and Support of the AVMA and Its Initiatives. In the last decade AVMF has awarded grants totaling nearly $10,000,000.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,634,693
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $50,000
   Related Organizations $260,000
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,944,693
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,944,693
   Other Revenue $197,636
TOTAL REVENUE $4,142,329
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,255,610
   Administrative Expenses $281,318
   Fundraising Expenses $267,574
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,804,502
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-3,662,173
   
Net Assets $5,712,504

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
Education and Public Awareness $4,002,696 55.2%
Student Enhancement $1,974,022 27.2%
Humane Outreach and Animal Welfare $603,989 8.3%
Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 88.81
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 88.65
2013-12 12/22/2014 97.11
2012-12 12/01/2013 99.22
2011-12 11/06/2012 98.96
2010-12 09/20/2011 96.57
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 09/01/2010 66.71
2008-12 03/01/2010 55.32
2007-12 02/01/2009 69.10
2006-12 09/01/2007 89.56
2005-12 09/01/2006 76.40
2004-12 04/01/2006 55.85
2003-12 10/01/2004 56.45
2002-12 12/01/2003 58.57
2001-12 02/05/2003 57.80

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

EIN 36-6117739
Name in IRS Master File AMERICAN VETERINARY MEDICAL FOUNDATION
NTEE Code D12
NTEE Classification Fund Raising and/or Fund Distribution
NTEE Type Animal-Related
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (40) Scholarships (other)
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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, 1964
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, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011
  • December, 2010

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
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$234,084 2.99% Michael Cathey Executive Director

The American Veterinary Medical Foundation (AVMF) is the charitable arm of the AVMA. For over 50 years, AVMF has been dedicated to embracing and advancing the well-being and medical care of animals. Charitable contributions and support to the Foundation help veterinarians help animals. Initiatives include: Humane Outreach-Animal Welfare, Education and Public Awareness, Research Support, Student Enhancement and Support of the AVMA and Its Initiatives. In the last decade AVMF has awarded grants totaling nearly $10,000,000.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Veterinary Medical Foundation (IL) 88.81
Animal Legal Defense Fund (CA) 90.51
Friends of Animals (CT) 86.86
North Carolina Veterinary Medical Foundation (NC) 94.34
Humane Farming Association (CA) 89.01

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Charity Contact Info

American Veterinary Medical Foundation
1931 North Meacham Road
Suite 100
Schaumburg, IL 60173
tel: (847) 285-6690
fax: (847) 303-6240
EIN: 36-6117739

Mail donations to:
Department 20-1122
P.O. Box 5940
Carol Stream, IL 60197

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Board Leadership

John R. Brooks
Chair

CEO

Deborrah Hap
Executive Director

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