International : Humanitarian Relief Supplies

International Eye Foundation

Saving sight worldwide since 1961

three stars

82.50

10801 Connecticut Avenue Kensington, MD 20895
tel: (240) 290-0263   Web Site
EIN: 52-0742301

Board Leadership
William J. Madden
Chair

CEO
Victoria Sheffield
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 82.50 three stars
  Financial 75.59 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1961, the mission of International Eye Foundation (IEF) has been to prevent blindness and restore vision in the developing world. IEF's programs focuses on four key areas: confronting the leading causes of blindness in the developing world - cataract, trachoma, onchocerciasis, and vitamin A deficiency; reducing the cost barriers associated with purchasing necessary ophthalmic equipment and supplies; providing additional technical training for local nurses and ophthalmologists in developing nations; and improving management structures and financial stability of local eye clinics and hospitals.

Founded in 1961, the mission of International Eye Foundation (IEF) has been to prevent blindness and restore vision in the developing world. IEF's programs focuses on four key areas: confronting the leading causes of blindness in the developing world - cataract, trachoma, onchocerciasis, and vitamin A deficiency; reducing the cost barriers associated with purchasing necessary ophthalmic equipment and supplies; providing additional technical training for local nurses and ophthalmologists in developing nations; and improving management structures and financial stability of local eye clinics and hospitals.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of clinic sites
62
Number of individuals to whom medicines were distributed
1,207,490
This impact information is current as of January 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

two stars

75.59

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 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)
84.0%
  Administrative Expenses 9.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.28
  Program Expenses Growth -14.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 14.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by International Eye Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by International Eye Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,256,072
   Federated Campaigns $8,015
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $2,511
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $314,690
Total Contributions $3,581,288
   Program Service Revenue $84,257
Total Primary Revenue $3,665,545
   Other Revenue $180,492
TOTAL REVENUE $3,846,037
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,498,285
   Administrative Expenses $519,360
   Fundraising Expenses $344,375
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,362,020
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-515,983
   
Net Assets $1,797,174

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$92,266 2.11% Victoria M. Sheffield President, CEO

Mission

Founded in 1961, the mission of International Eye Foundation (IEF) has been to prevent blindness and restore vision in the developing world. IEF's programs focuses on four key areas: confronting the leading causes of blindness in the developing world - cataract, trachoma, onchocerciasis, and vitamin A deficiency; reducing the cost barriers associated with purchasing necessary ophthalmic equipment and supplies; providing additional technical training for local nurses and ophthalmologists in developing nations; and improving management structures and financial stability of local eye clinics and hospitals.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
International Eye Foundation (MD) 82.50 three stars
Globus Relief (UT) 98.23 four stars
Global Health Ministries (MN) 93.59 four stars
The AIMS Project (CA) 87.27 three stars
Brother's Brother Foundation (PA) 92.92 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

International Eye Foundation
10801 Connecticut Avenue
Kensington, MD 20895
tel: (240) 290-0263
fax: (240) 290-0269
EIN: 52-0742301

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Board Leadership

William J. Madden
Chair

CEO

Victoria Sheffield
President & CEO