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Health : Diseases, Disorders, and Disciplines

Project Inform

Information, inspiration, and advocacy for people affected by HIV and Hepatitis C

two stars

76.29

273 Ninth Street San Francisco, CA 94103
tel: (415) 558-8669   Web Site
EIN: 94-3052723

Board Leadership
Ferdinand Garcia
President

CEO
Dana Van Gorder
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 76.29 two stars
  Financial 67.45 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Project Inform fights the HIV and hepatitis C epidemics by assuring the development of effective treatments and a cure; supporting individuals to make informed choices about their health; advocating for quality, affordable health care; and promoting medical strategies that prevent new infections.

Project Inform fights the HIV and hepatitis C epidemics by assuring the development of effective treatments and a cure; supporting individuals to make informed choices about their health; advocating for quality, affordable health care; and promoting medical strategies that prevent new infections.

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Financial

one star

67.45

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 10/01/2019 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)
73.4%
  Administrative Expenses 6.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 20.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.22
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.21
  Program Expenses Growth 4.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 32.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Project Inform on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Project Inform on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Project Inform (CA) 76.29 two stars
Cascade AIDS Project (OR) 90.79 four stars
AIDS Vaccine Advocacy Coalition (NY) 93.98 four stars
Bryan's House (TX) 88.09 three stars
San Francisco AIDS Foundation (CA) 92.38 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $786,289
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $45,850
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $241,060
Total Contributions $1,073,199
   Program Service Revenue $36,325
Total Primary Revenue $1,109,524
   Other Revenue $-19,678
TOTAL REVENUE $1,089,846
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,430,401
   Administrative Expenses $169,310
   Fundraising Expenses $333,264
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,932,975
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-843,129
   
Net Assets $457,258

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
Education $722,497 50.5%
Public Policy $415,541 29.0%
Research Advocacy $292,363 20.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 10/01/2019 76.29 two stars
2017-06 02/01/2019 81.60 three stars
2016-06 09/01/2017 79.06 two stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 75.61 two stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 70.08 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 75.94 two stars
2013-06 08/01/2014 82.25 three stars
2012-06 08/02/2013 82.98 three stars
2011-06 06/01/2012 85.00 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 83.39 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 11/24/2010 72.76 two stars
2008-06 08/01/2009 75.34 two stars
2007-06 05/01/2008 71.53 two stars
2006-06 07/01/2007 69.01 one star
2005-06 07/01/2006 68.31 one star
2003-12 10/01/2004 67.09 one star

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

EIN 94-3052723
Name in IRS Master File PROJECT INFORM INC AIDS TREATMENT AND RESEARCH INFO
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (320) Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, etc.
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 March, 1994
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2015
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$135,423 7.00% Dana Van Gorder Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Project Inform (CA) 76.29 two stars
amfAR (NY) 87.93 three stars
San Francisco AIDS Foundation (CA) 92.38 four stars
Nebraska AIDS Project (NE) 86.65 three stars
Treatment Action Group (NY) 91.62 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Project Inform
273 Ninth Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
tel: (415) 558-8669
fax: (415) 558-0684
EIN: 94-3052723

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Board Leadership

Ferdinand Garcia
President

CEO

Dana Van Gorder
Executive Director

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