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American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
120 Wall Street
29th Floor
New York, NY 10005
tel: (888) 333-2377
fax: (212) 363-6237
EIN: 13-3393329

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Board Leadership

Nancy Farell
Chair

CEO

Robert Gebbia
CEO


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Health : Treatment and Prevention Services

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

Out of the darkness

 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.86 4 stars
  Financial 89.22 3 stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 4 stars
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 Performance Metrics
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity’s total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
82.3%
  Administrative Expenses 6.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.52
  Program Expenses Growth 18.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 38.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Foundation for Suicide Prevention on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Income Statement     (FYE 06/2014)

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,871,883
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $14,244,549
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $79,654
Total Contributions $16,196,086
   Program Service Revenue $241,560
Total Primary Revenue $16,437,646
   Other Revenue $-3,421,893
TOTAL REVENUE $13,015,753
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $11,202,356
   Administrative Expenses $703,599
   Fundraising Expenses $1,504,448
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $13,410,403
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-394,650
   
Net Assets $6,595,160

Financial Charts

Compensation of Leaders     (FYE 06/2014)

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$307,342 2.29% Robert Gebbia Executive Director

Mission

The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) is the leading national not-for-profit organization exclusively dedicated to understanding and preventing suicide through research, education and advocacy, and to reaching out to people with mental disorders and those impacted by suicide.

To fully achieve its mission, AFSP engages in the following Five Core Strategies:
Fund scientific research
Offer educational programs for professionals
Educate the public about mood disorders and suicide prevention
Promote policies and legislation that impact suicide and prevention
Provide programs and resources for survivors of suicide loss and people at risk, and involve them in the work of the Foundation

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (NY) 91.86 4 stars
NAMI (VA) 86.87 3 stars
National Alliance for the Mentally Ill of New York City (NY) 92.50 4 stars
Mental Health America (VA) 88.59 3 stars
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance, National Office (IL) 93.83 4 stars

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (NY) 91.86 4 stars
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance, National Office (IL) 93.83 4 stars
NAMI (VA) 86.87 3 stars
Mental Health America (VA) 88.59 3 stars
National Alliance for the Mentally Ill of New York City (NY) 92.50 4 stars

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