International : Development and Relief Services

ActionAid USA

A world without poverty in which every person can exercise his or her right to a life of dignity.

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four stars

92.44

1220 L Street, NW Suite 725
Washington, DC 20005
tel: (202) 370-9919   Web Site
EIN: 52-2277575

Board Leadership
Sophia Murphy
Chair

CEO
Marie Clarke
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.44 four stars
  Financial 89.31 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

ActionAid works in more than 40 countries across Africa, Asia and Latin America, with over 25 million poor people. Our work seeks to create and sustain better futures by providing relief from disasters and conflicts, empowering women, fighting hunger, holding governments accountable, and making education accessible.

ActionAid works with coalitions of poor and excluded people from around the world, bringing their perspectives to bear on US policies that affect developing countries. We bring their voices into the American political arena and strengthen domestic support for changes in development policy.

ActionAid works in more than 40 countries across Africa, Asia and Latin America, with over 25 million poor people. Our work seeks to create and sustain better futures by providing relief from disasters and conflicts, empowering women, fighting hunger, holding governments accountable, and making education accessible.

ActionAid works with coalitions of poor and excluded people from around the world, bringing their perspectives to bear on US policies that affect developing countries. We bring their voices into the American political arena and strengthen domestic support for changes in development policy.

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Financial

three stars

89.31

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
82.6%
  Administrative Expenses 6.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.56
  Program Expenses Growth 25.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by ActionAid USA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by ActionAid USA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $8,585,684
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $8,585,684
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $8,585,684
   Other Revenue $724
TOTAL REVENUE $8,586,408
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,296,317
   Administrative Expenses $316,201
   Fundraising Expenses $530,913
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,143,431
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $442,977
   
Net Assets $3,379,054

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$137,000 1.68% Ann Marie Clarke Executive Director

Mission

ActionAid works in more than 40 countries across Africa, Asia and Latin America, with over 25 million poor people. Our work seeks to create and sustain better futures by providing relief from disasters and conflicts, empowering women, fighting hunger, holding governments accountable, and making education accessible.

ActionAid works with coalitions of poor and excluded people from around the world, bringing their perspectives to bear on US policies that affect developing countries. We bring their voices into the American political arena and strengthen domestic support for changes in development policy.

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Charity Contact Info

ActionAid USA
1220 L Street, NW
Suite 725
Washington, DC 20005
tel: (202) 370-9919
EIN: 52-2277575

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Board Leadership

Sophia Murphy
Chair

CEO

Marie Clarke
Executive Director