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Health : Patient and Family Support

Mercy Medical Angels

HOPE Delivered Daily

three stars

83.84

4620 Haygood Road Suite 1
Virginia Beach, VA 23455
tel: (757) 318-9174   Web Site
EIN: 52-1374161

Board Leadership
James B. Godwin III
Chairman

CEO
Robb Alpaugh
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.84 three stars
  Financial 77.50 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1972, Mercy Medical Angels is committed to removing the barrier to medical care with transportation on the ground and in the air…

Mercy Medical Angels provides FREE transportation nationwide to and from medical care for qualifying in-need individuals and their families.

Founded in 1972, Mercy Medical Angels is committed to removing the barrier to medical care with transportation on the ground and in the air…

Mercy Medical Angels provides FREE transportation nationwide to and from medical care for qualifying in-need individuals and their families.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of patient visits
16,777
Number of Facebook followers
6,186
Number of people on the organization's email list
17,451
Total dollars received in contributions
4,001,920
Total number of volunteer hours contributed to the organization
17,401
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

77.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
93.4%
  Administrative Expenses 3.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.17
  Program Expenses Growth -0.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 29.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Mercy Medical Angels on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Mercy Medical Angels on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Mercy Medical Angels (VA) 83.84 three stars
Angel Flight Northeast (MA) 86.40 three stars
Angel Flight West (CA) 91.36 four stars
Mercy Flight Central (NY) 88.23 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,809,467
   Federated Campaigns $186,624
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $130,807
   Related Organizations $3,000
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,129,898
   Program Service Revenue $135,344
Total Primary Revenue $4,265,242
   Other Revenue $-22,957
TOTAL REVENUE $4,242,285
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,988,392
   Administrative Expenses $125,266
   Fundraising Expenses $173,808
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,287,466
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-45,181
   
Net Assets $828,510

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
Volunteer Pilot Mode Patient Travel $1,568,568 39.3%
Airline Mode Patient Travel $1,760,720 44.1%
Ground Mode Patient Travel $659,104 16.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 03/01/2020 83.84 three stars
2018-06 07/01/2019 91.16 four stars
2017-06 08/01/2018 91.62 four stars
2016-06 12/01/2017 95.87 four stars
2016-06 10/01/2017 81.37 three stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 93.79 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 95.47 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-06 11/01/2015 97.93 four stars
2013-06 11/01/2015 97.93 four stars
2012-06 04/01/2013 97.67 four stars
2011-06 05/01/2012 82.73 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 95.16 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 93.89 four stars
2009-06 08/01/2010 86.91 three stars
2008-06 06/01/2009 96.27 four stars
2007-06 05/01/2008 99.20 four stars
2006-06 02/01/2007 96.89 four stars
2005-06 03/01/2006 96.95 four stars
2004-06 04/01/2005 96.42 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 52-1374161
Name in IRS Master File MERCY MEDICAL ANGELS
NTEE Code E62
NTEE Classification Ambulance, Emergency Medical Transport Services
NTEE Type Health - General and Rehabilitative
Classification Religious Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (5) Mission
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 July, 1985
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, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$147,150 3.43% Robb Alpaugh President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Mercy Medical Angels (VA) 83.84 three stars
Angel Flight West (CA) 91.36 four stars
Mercy Flight Central (NY) 88.23 three stars
Angel Flight Northeast (MA) 86.40 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Mercy Medical Angels
4620 Haygood Road
Suite 1
Virginia Beach, VA 23455
tel: (757) 318-9174
fax: (757) 464-1284
EIN: 52-1374161

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Board Leadership

James B. Godwin III
Chairman

CEO

Robb Alpaugh
President, CEO

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