International : Humanitarian Relief Supplies

MedShare

Improving the quality of life of people and the planet

four stars

90.71

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 90.71 four stars
  Financial 87.50 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of groups/individuals benefiting from tools/resources/education materials provided
1,500,000
Total number of volunteer hours contributed to the organization
57,000
Total weight of materials recycled
1,800,000
Number of hygiene kits distributed
8,084
Total dollars received in contributions
6,300,000
Number of training workshops
35
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

three stars

87.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 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)
94.4%
  Administrative Expenses 2.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.70
  Program Expenses Growth -11.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.0%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $20,053,679
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $779,245
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $20,832,924
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $20,832,924
   Other Revenue $-153,067
TOTAL REVENUE $20,679,857
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $17,329,235
   Administrative Expenses $516,973
   Fundraising Expenses $714,438
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $18,560,646
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,119,211
   
Net Assets $18,442,339

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$207,695 1.11% Charles Redding President, CEO

Mission

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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
MedShare (GA) 90.71 four stars
Vitamin Angels (CA) 98.23 four stars
World Medical Relief (MI) 93.98 four stars
The AIMS Project (CA) 87.27 three stars
Charity Vision (UT) 96.66 four 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