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International : Humanitarian Relief Supplies

MedShare

Improving the quality of life of people and the planet

four stars

93.73

3240 Clifton Springs Road Decatur, GA 30034
tel: (770) 323-5858   Web Site
EIN: 58-2433968

Board Leadership
Angeline Fife
Board Chair

CEO
Charles Redding
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.73 four stars
  Financial 92.09 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

MedShare's mission is to improve the quality of life for people and the planet. MedShare is dedicated to improving healthcare and the environment through the efficient recovery and redistribution of the surplus of medical supplies and equipment to those most in need. We collect surplus medical supplies and equipment from hospitals, distributors and manufacturers, and then redistribute it to qualified healthcare facilities in the developing world. We also outfit medical missions and safety net clinics in both the U.S. and abroad. Our mission is to strengthen health systems around the world.
MedShare has received Charity Navigator's 4-Star Rating for twelve consecutive years, placing the organization in the top 1% of all nonprofits in the U.S. for its careful use of donors' investments.

MedShare's mission is to improve the quality of life for people and the planet. MedShare is dedicated to improving healthcare and the environment through the efficient recovery and redistribution of the surplus of medical supplies and equipment to those most in need. We collect surplus medical supplies and equipment from hospitals, distributors and manufacturers, and then redistribute it to qualified healthcare facilities in the developing world. We also outfit medical missions and safety net clinics in both the U.S. and abroad. Our mission is to strengthen health systems around the world.
MedShare has received Charity Navigator's 4-Star Rating for twelve consecutive years, placing the organization in the top 1% of all nonprofits in the U.S. for its careful use of donors' investments.

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Financial

four stars

92.09

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 09/01/2018 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)
95.0%
  Administrative Expenses 2.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.56
  Program Expenses Growth 3.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by MedShare on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by MedShare on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
MedShare (GA) 93.73 four stars
Salvadoran American Humanitarian Foundation (FL) 94.69 four stars
Medical Bridges (TX) 92.33 four stars
Project C.U.R.E. (CO) 94.74 four stars
Operation USA (CA) 92.92 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $24,030,029
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $736,912
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $24,766,941
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $24,766,941
   Other Revenue $-110,834
TOTAL REVENUE $24,656,107
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $25,995,613
   Administrative Expenses $601,817
   Fundraising Expenses $801,112
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $27,398,542
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-2,742,435
   
Net Assets $16,296,101

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
Delivery of Medical Supplies & Equipment $25,995,613 100.0%

Ratings History
MedShare has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 09/01/2018 93.73 four stars
2016-06 10/01/2017 96.15 four stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 96.13 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-06 04/01/2016 90.30 four stars
2015-06 03/01/2016 89.13 three stars
2014-06 08/01/2015 94.33 four stars
2013-06 07/01/2014 97.15 four stars
2012-06 07/01/2013 97.15 four stars
2011-06 05/01/2012 92.96 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 97.41 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 06/01/2011 95.34 four stars
2008-12 04/01/2010 99.59 four stars
2007-12 02/01/2009 99.75 four stars
2006-12 04/01/2008 99.75 four stars
2005-12 03/01/2007 94.77 four stars
2004-12 03/01/2006 94.79 four stars
2003-12 09/01/2005 92.35 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 58-2433968
Name in IRS Master File MEDSHARE INTERNATIONAL
NTEE Code Q30
NTEE Classification International Development, Relief Services
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
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 May, 1999
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013

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
$209,595 0.76% Charles Redding CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
MedShare (GA) 93.73 four stars
American Foundation For Children With AIDS (PA) 87.96 three stars
Giving Children Hope (CA) 90.71 four stars
International Children's Fund (WI) 92.27 four stars
Charity Vision (UT) 85.42 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

MedShare
3240 Clifton Springs Road
Decatur, GA 30034
tel: (770) 323-5858
fax: (770) 323-4301
EIN: 58-2433968

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Board Leadership

Angeline Fife
Board Chair

CEO

Charles Redding
President and CEO

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