Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

American Veterinary Medical Foundation

Dedicated to developing resources to advance the science and practice of veterinary medicine.

three stars

89.13

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

Board Leadership
John de Jong
Chair

CEO
Janet Donlin
Interim Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.13 three stars
  Financial 89.28 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The American Veterinary Medical Foundation (AVMF) is the charitable arm of the AVMA. For more than 55 years, the AVMF has been dedicated to our mission of developing resources to advance the science and practice of veterinary medicine to improve animal and human health.

Charitable contributions and support to the Foundation help veterinarians help animals. The AVMF provides programs in Education, Advocacy, Research and Service.

Established by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) in 1963, AVMF's national headquarters is based in northwest suburban Chicago. The AVMA, founded in 1863, is one of the oldest and largest veterinary medical organizations in the world, with more than 94,000 current members.

The American Veterinary Medical Foundation (AVMF) is the charitable arm of the AVMA. For more than 55 years, the AVMF has been dedicated to our mission of developing resources to advance the science and practice of veterinary medicine to improve animal and human health.

Charitable contributions and support to the Foundation help veterinarians help animals. The AVMF provides programs in Education, Advocacy, Research and Service.

Established by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) in 1963, AVMF's national headquarters is based in northwest suburban Chicago. The AVMA, founded in 1863, is one of the oldest and largest veterinary medical organizations in the world, with more than 94,000 current members.

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Financial

three stars

89.28

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
82.5%
  Administrative Expenses 11.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.62
  Program Expenses Growth -15.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.7%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,890,961
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $130,000
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,020,961
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,020,961
   Other Revenue $210,336
TOTAL REVENUE $2,231,297
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,725,974
   Administrative Expenses $346,684
   Fundraising Expenses $108,268
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,180,926
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $50,371
   
Net Assets $5,713,787

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$121,431 5.56% Debborah Harp Former Executive Director

Mission

The American Veterinary Medical Foundation (AVMF) is the charitable arm of the AVMA. For more than 55 years, the AVMF has been dedicated to our mission of developing resources to advance the science and practice of veterinary medicine to improve animal and human health.

Charitable contributions and support to the Foundation help veterinarians help animals. The AVMF provides programs in Education, Advocacy, Research and Service.

Established by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) in 1963, AVMF's national headquarters is based in northwest suburban Chicago. The AVMA, founded in 1863, is one of the oldest and largest veterinary medical organizations in the world, with more than 94,000 current members.

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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

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Board Leadership

John de Jong
Chair

CEO

Janet Donlin
Interim Executive Director