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Education : Scholarship and Financial Support

Vellore Christian Medical College Foundation

Supporting global health education and research partnerships between the US and India.

91.88

475 Riverside Drive Suite 725
New York, NY 10115
tel: (212) 870-2640   Web Site
EIN: 13-2735359

Board Leadership
Philip T Ninan
Chair

CEO
John Riehl
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.88
  Financial 88.53
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 03/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Based in New York City, the Vellore Christian Medical College Foundation (Foundation) is the independent non-profit partner of India's top private hospital and medical school, the Christian Medical College (CMC) in Vellore, Tamil Nadu. CMC serves people of all faiths and income levels; it is dedicated to providing quality medical education and health care in a faith-based environment, with a particular ministry to the poor, the disadvantaged and the disenfranchised. Every day CMC serves over 7,000 outpatients -- over 2 million people per year.

The Foundation's financial support is focused on CMC's leadership in global health education and research. Fellowships, partnerships with leading US healthcare institutions, capital projects and e-learning are priority areas for the Foundation's Board. We also provide a US base for funding from USAID.

Based in New York City, the Vellore Christian Medical College Foundation (Foundation) is the independent non-profit partner of India's top private hospital and medical school, the Christian Medical College (CMC) in Vellore, Tamil Nadu. CMC serves people of all faiths and income levels; it is dedicated to providing quality medical education and health care in a faith-based environment, with a particular ministry to the poor, the disadvantaged and the disenfranchised. Every day CMC serves over 7,000 outpatients -- over 2 million people per year.

The Foundation's financial support is focused on CMC's leadership in global health education and research. Fellowships, partnerships with leading US healthcare institutions, capital projects and e-learning are priority areas for the Foundation's Board. We also provide a US base for funding from USAID.

Financial

88.53

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 03/01/2021 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)
73.6%
  Administrative Expenses 19.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 5.87
  Program Expenses Growth 4.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Vellore Christian Medical College Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Vellore Christian Medical College Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Vellore Christian Medical College Foundation (NY) 91.88
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Americans for Ben-Gurion University (NY) 91.95
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,293,677
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,293,677
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,293,677
   Other Revenue $242,478
TOTAL REVENUE $2,536,155
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,277,662
   Administrative Expenses $241,936
   Fundraising Expenses $114,315
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,633,913
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $902,242
   
Net Assets $8,733,454

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
Funding $1,277,662 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 03/01/2021 91.88
2018-12 12/01/2019 89.40
2018-12 11/01/2019 85.77
2017-12 04/01/2019 90.62
2016-12 03/01/2018 96.00
2015-12 07/01/2017 95.51
2014-12 02/01/2017 80.79
2014-12 07/01/2016 80.58
2013-12 06/01/2016 88.12
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 04/01/2015 81.63
2013-12 03/01/2015 80.87
2012-06 08/01/2013 83.05
2011-06 06/01/2012 86.48
2010-06 09/20/2011 77.10
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 02/01/2011 64.88
2008-06 09/01/2009 71.84
2007-06 08/01/2008 94.40
2006-06 03/01/2007 84.23
2005-06 03/01/2006 80.51
2004-06 11/01/2005 81.80

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

EIN 13-2735359
Name in IRS Master File THE VELLORE CHRISTIAN MEDICAL COLLEGE FOUNDATION INC
NTEE Code Q11
NTEE Classification Single Organization Support
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
(603) Non-financial services of facilities to other organizations
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, 1946
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$174,600 10.68% John Riehl Executive Director

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Vellore Christian Medical College Foundation (NY) 91.88
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Charity Contact Info

Vellore Christian Medical College Foundation
475 Riverside Drive
Suite 725
New York, NY 10115
tel: (212) 870-2640
fax: (212) 870-2173
EIN: 13-2735359

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Board Leadership

Philip T Ninan
Chair

CEO

John Riehl
Executive Director

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