Disable all preview features

Health : Medical Research

Sabin Vaccine Institute

Improving lives through immunization

four stars

92.38

2175 K Street NW, Suite 400 Washington, DC 20037
tel: (202) 842-5025   Web Site
EIN: 06-1389829

Board Leadership
Axel Hoos
Board Chair

CEO
Amy Finan
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.38 four stars
  Financial 90.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 05/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
90.1%
  Administrative Expenses 8.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.00
  Program Expenses Growth -4.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Sabin Vaccine Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Sabin Vaccine Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Sabin Vaccine Institute (DC) 92.38 four stars
Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research (NY) 92.92 four stars
It's The Journey, Inc. (GA) 92.92 four stars
Cure Alzheimer's Fund (MA) 100.00 four stars
AIDS United (DC) 91.61 four stars

Compare These Charities (Highly Rated)

Our mission is to make vaccines more accessible, enable innovation and expand immunization across the globe. We seek a future free from vaccine-preventable diseases. We deliver sustainable, evidence-based solutions that extend the benefits of immunization to everyone, everywhere.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $17,012,651
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $884,090
Total Contributions $17,896,741
   Program Service Revenue $18,100
Total Primary Revenue $17,914,841
   Other Revenue $23,756
TOTAL REVENUE $17,938,597
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $17,002,515
   Administrative Expenses $1,671,762
   Fundraising Expenses $291,807
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $18,966,084
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,027,487
   
Net Assets $20,445,685

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
Product Development Partnership $7,747,876 45.6%
Vaccine Advocacy and Education Programs $6,953,728 40.9%
Global Network for Neglected Tropical Diseases $2,300,911 13.5%

Ratings History
Sabin Vaccine Institute has received 10 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 05/01/2017 92.38 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 96.52 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 11/01/2015 92.42 four stars
2013-12 12/22/2014 90.50 four stars
2012-12 12/20/2013 96.65 four stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 97.66 four stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 98.93 four stars
2010-12 02/01/2012 97.62 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 96.74 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 96.50 four stars
2008-12 04/01/2010 99.45 four stars
2007-12 11/01/2008 96.81 four stars
2006-12 03/01/2008 96.44 four stars
2005-12 12/15/2006 89.48 three stars
2004-12 06/01/2006 88.62 three stars
2003-12 01/05/2005 93.72 four stars
2002-12 12/01/2003 95.62 four stars
2001-12 06/09/2003 98.16 four stars

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

EIN 06-1389829
Name in IRS Master File THE ALBERT B SABIN VACCINE INSTITUTE INC
NTEE Code Z99
NTEE Classification Unknown
NTEE Type Unknown
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(123) Discussion groups, forums, panels lectures, etc.
(161) Scientific research (diseases)
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 October, 1994
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

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).

We invite you to share your opinions, thoughts, experiences, and stories about this charity here to help inform the decisions of other donors.  
Need more help getting started? Check out our FAQs.
 
This tool is not for questions about Charity Navigator, such as how we derived this charity’s rating. We will happily answer those questions if you contact us directly. Likewise, if you have questions for this charity, then we encourage you to contact the charity directly (we include the charity’s contact information in the upper left-hand corner of this page) since few charities regularly monitor this commenting tool.

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$284,539 1.50% Michael Marine Chief Executive Officer

Our mission is to make vaccines more accessible, enable innovation and expand immunization across the globe. We seek a future free from vaccine-preventable diseases. We deliver sustainable, evidence-based solutions that extend the benefits of immunization to everyone, everywhere.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Sabin Vaccine Institute (DC) 92.38 four stars
The Focused Ultrasound Foundation (VA) 96.16 four stars
TB Alliance (NY) 90.58 four stars
Diabetes Action Research and Education Foundation (MD) 89.90 three stars
Diabetes Research Institute Foundation (FL) 86.57 three stars

Compare These Charities (Highly Rated)

This charity has an official representative registered with Charity Navigator.

Charity Contact Info

Sabin Vaccine Institute
2175 K Street NW, Suite 400
Washington, DC 20037
tel: (202) 842-5025
fax: (202) 842-7689
EIN: 06-1389829

Visit Web Site

Board Leadership

Axel Hoos
Board Chair

CEO

Amy Finan
Chief Executive Officer

[ X ]

Did You Know We Are a Charity, Too?

If even a third of the 7 million people who visited our site last year had donated a dollar to Charity Navigator, we would comfortably meet our annual budget and be able to do what so many of you ask us to do every day--rate more charities!

With the support of users like you, we are currently investing in staff and technology. This will allow us to improve the search and organizational features of our site, making it easier to find the information that matters most to you. We will also continue to enhance our evaluation system and metrics.

So, whether you're a first time visitor or a long time user, we ask for your help in achieving our goal. Your gift of any size is most deeply appreciated! Thank You!

With the support of users like you, we are making it easier to find the info that matters most. Thank you!

Join Our Mailing List

Join over 400,000 other informed givers and get updates on charity ratings, new features, hot topics, and tips for donating.

Help Center