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International : Humanitarian Relief Supplies

Project C.U.R.E.

Delivering health and hope to the world

four stars

90.91

10377 East Geddes Avenue Suite 200
Centennial, CO 80112
tel: (303) 792-0729   Web Site
EIN: 84-1568566

Board Leadership
Bill Pauls
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Douglas Jackson
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.91 four stars
  Financial 87.50 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Project C.U.R.E. was founded in 1987 to help bridge staggering health resource gaps in the developing world by matching medical supplies and modern equipment with facilities in need to empower doctors and nurses with the tools they need to treat disease, deliver vaccines, perform life-changing surgeries and ensure safe childbirth. Project C.U.R.E. operates distribution centers in Arizona, Colorado, Illinois, Tennessee, and Texas. The organization collects excess supplies and specialized equipment from hundreds of U.S. hospitals and medical manufacturers, giving them the opportunity to redirect their surplus in an environmentally-friendly way. Thanks to the dedication of thousands of volunteers nationwide, two to three cargo containers of life-saving aid leave Project C.U.R.E.'s warehouses every week. Today, Project C.U.R.E. is the world's largest distributor of donated medical supplies and equipment to healthcare facilities in resource-limited communities in 130 countries.

Project C.U.R.E. was founded in 1987 to help bridge staggering health resource gaps in the developing world by matching medical supplies and modern equipment with facilities in need to empower doctors and nurses with the tools they need to treat disease, deliver vaccines, perform life-changing surgeries and ensure safe childbirth. Project C.U.R.E. operates distribution centers in Arizona, Colorado, Illinois, Tennessee, and Texas. The organization collects excess supplies and specialized equipment from hundreds of U.S. hospitals and medical manufacturers, giving them the opportunity to redirect their surplus in an environmentally-friendly way. Thanks to the dedication of thousands of volunteers nationwide, two to three cargo containers of life-saving aid leave Project C.U.R.E.'s warehouses every week. Today, Project C.U.R.E. is the world's largest distributor of donated medical supplies and equipment to healthcare facilities in resource-limited communities in 130 countries.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of containers full of medical supplies shipped.
145
Number of healthcare professionals volunteering on primary care clinics.
138
Number of people trained
381
This impact information is current as of August 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

97.00

This rating was published 11/01/2020 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)
97.4%
  Administrative Expenses 0.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.17
  Program Expenses Growth -4.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Project C.U.R.E. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Project C.U.R.E. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Project C.U.R.E. (CO) 90.91 four stars
Globus Relief (UT) 98.23 four stars
Salvadoran American Humanitarian Foundation (FL) 91.16 four stars
Medical Teams International (OR) 87.62 three stars
World Medical Relief (MI) 95.47 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $74,844,369
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $465,030
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $716,688
Total Contributions $76,026,087
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $76,026,087
   Other Revenue $-177,651
TOTAL REVENUE $75,848,436
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $55,206,727
   Administrative Expenses $379,442
   Fundraising Expenses $1,456,093
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $57,042,262
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $18,806,174
   
Net Assets $77,804,760

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
Distribute Medical Equipment and Supplies $55,206,727 100.0%

Ratings History
Project C.U.R.E. has received 11 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-05 11/01/2020 90.91 four stars
2018-05 08/01/2019 92.70 four stars
2017-05 08/01/2018 94.74 four stars
2016-05 09/01/2017 91.92 four stars
2015-05 08/01/2016 90.61 four stars
2014-05 06/01/2016 94.41 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-05 09/01/2015 94.95 four stars
2013-05 10/01/2014 97.78 four stars
2012-05 07/01/2013 99.92 four stars
2011-05 05/01/2012 95.04 four stars
2010-05 09/20/2011 95.04 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-05 07/01/2011 99.86 four stars
2009-05 07/01/2010 94.97 four stars
2008-05 05/01/2009 84.86 three stars
2007-05 06/01/2008 78.54 two stars
2006-05 04/01/2007 84.96 three stars
2005-05 07/01/2006 92.39 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 84-1568566
Name in IRS Master File BENEVOLENT HEALTHCARE FOUNDATION
NTEE Code G19
NTEE Classification Nonmonetary Support N.E.C.
NTEE Type Diseases, Disorders, Medical Disciplines
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 February, 2001
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End May
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • May, 2018
  • May, 2017
  • May, 2016
  • May, 2015
  • May, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$189,352 0.33% W. Douglas Jackson President, CEO

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Project C.U.R.E. (CO) 90.91 four stars
MAP International (GA) 96.48 four stars
MedShare (GA) 90.71 four stars
Global Links (PA) 91.42 four stars
Vitamin Angels (CA) 98.23 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Project C.U.R.E.
10377 East Geddes Avenue
Suite 200
Centennial, CO 80112
tel: (303) 792-0729
fax: (303) 792-0744
EIN: 84-1568566

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Board Leadership

Bill Pauls
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Douglas Jackson
President & CEO

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