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Freedom Institute

Freedom from alcohol and drug dependency

three stars

81.16

515 Madison Avenue 26th Floor
New York, NY 10022
tel: (212) 838-0044   Web Site
EIN: 13-2877912

Board Leadership
Robert L. Miller
Chairman

CEO
Rachel Russell
Chief Clinical Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 81.16 three stars
  Financial 94.22 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 74.00 two stars
This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Freedom Institute was founded in 1976 as a resource center for individuals and families affected by alcohol and drug dependency. The Institute is committed to providing confidential, personalized, sensitive and effective professional service through programs of intervention, recovery care for adults and adolescents, and prevention education curricula and consultation to New York City schools. Our goal is to help people realize that there is hope for recovery with acceptance, trust and commitment, and to assist them through the process.

Freedom Institute was founded in 1976 as a resource center for individuals and families affected by alcohol and drug dependency. The Institute is committed to providing confidential, personalized, sensitive and effective professional service through programs of intervention, recovery care for adults and adolescents, and prevention education curricula and consultation to New York City schools. Our goal is to help people realize that there is hope for recovery with acceptance, trust and commitment, and to assist them through the process.

Financial

four stars

94.22

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

74.00

This rating was published 03/01/2018 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)
82.3%
  Administrative Expenses 14.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.20
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.28
  Program Expenses Growth 18.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Freedom Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Freedom Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Freedom Institute (NY) 81.16 three stars
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (DC) 92.22 four stars
Oasis Center (TN) 93.95 four stars
Cenikor Foundation (TX) 90.57 four stars
Partnership for Drug-Free Kids (NY) 90.54 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $305,568
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $249,729
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $555,297
   Program Service Revenue $2,394,468
Total Primary Revenue $2,949,765
   Other Revenue $223,475
TOTAL REVENUE $3,173,240
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,696,462
   Administrative Expenses $731,795
   Fundraising Expenses $143,812
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,572,069
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,398,829
   
Net Assets $5,065,157

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 03/01/2018 81.16 three stars
2015-12 06/01/2017 81.11 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 83.96 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 86.22 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 83.70 three stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 79.15 two stars
2011-12 05/01/2013 73.88 two stars
2010-12 02/01/2012 78.85 two stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 79.02 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 73.13 two stars
2008-12 03/01/2010 76.19 two stars
2007-12 12/17/2008 80.62 three stars
2006-12 03/01/2008 76.86 two stars
2005-12 02/01/2007 90.71 four stars
2004-12 01/01/2006 85.60 three stars
2003-12 03/01/2005 85.84 three stars
2002-12 01/01/2004 92.45 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 13-2877912
Name in IRS Master File FREEDOM INSTITUTE INC
NTEE Code G82
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (149) Other instruction and training
(125) Giving information or opinion (see also Advocacy)
(179) Other health services
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 January, 1977
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, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$194,015 4.24% Rachel J. Russell Chief Clinical Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Freedom Institute (NY) 81.16 three stars
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (DC) 92.22 four stars
The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse (NY) 90.72 four stars
Triangle Residential Options for Substance Abusers (NC) 90.24 four stars
Action on Smoking and Health (DC) 90.77 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Freedom Institute
515 Madison Avenue
26th Floor
New York, NY 10022
tel: (212) 838-0044
fax: (212) 838-7825
EIN: 13-2877912

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Board Leadership

Robert L. Miller
Chairman

CEO

Rachel Russell
Chief Clinical Officer

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