Health : Medical Research

Food Allergy Research & Education

Finding a cure for food allergies

four stars

92.54

7925 Jones Branch Drive Suite 1100
McLean, VA 22102
tel: (800) 929-4040   Web Site
EIN: 13-3905508

Board Leadership
David G. Bunning
Chair

CEO
Lisa Gable
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.54 four stars
  Financial 90.24 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE) works on behalf of the 15 million Americans with food allergies, including all those at risk for life-threatening anaphylaxis. This potentially deadly disease affects 1 in 13 children in the United States - or roughly two in every classroom. FARE is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that was formed in 2012 as the result of a merger between the Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis Network and the Food Allergy Initiative.

Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE) works on behalf of the 15 million Americans with food allergies, including all those at risk for life-threatening anaphylaxis. This potentially deadly disease affects 1 in 13 children in the United States - or roughly two in every classroom. FARE is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that was formed in 2012 as the result of a merger between the Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis Network and the Food Allergy Initiative.

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Financial

four stars

90.24

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 04/01/2019 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)
77.1%
  Administrative Expenses 5.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 17.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.19
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.58
  Program Expenses Growth 7.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Food Allergy Research & Education on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Food Allergy Research & Education on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $9,309,916
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $33,760
   Fundraising Events $2,770,538
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $87,955
Total Contributions $12,202,169
   Program Service Revenue $105,977
Total Primary Revenue $12,308,146
   Other Revenue $189,103
TOTAL REVENUE $12,497,249
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $10,512,749
   Administrative Expenses $824,957
   Fundraising Expenses $2,653,286
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $13,990,992
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,493,743
   
Net Assets $50,045,188

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$533,872 3.81% James Baker Jr. Chief Executive Officer

Mission

Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE) works on behalf of the 15 million Americans with food allergies, including all those at risk for life-threatening anaphylaxis. This potentially deadly disease affects 1 in 13 children in the United States - or roughly two in every classroom. FARE is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that was formed in 2012 as the result of a merger between the Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis Network and the Food Allergy Initiative.

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Charity Contact Info

Food Allergy Research & Education
7925 Jones Branch Drive
Suite 1100
McLean, VA 22102
tel: (800) 929-4040
fax: (703) 691-2713
EIN: 13-3905508

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Board Leadership

David G. Bunning
Chair

CEO

Lisa Gable
Chief Executive Officer