International : Humanitarian Relief Supplies

Project C.U.R.E.

Delivering health and hope to the world

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four stars

92.70

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

Board Leadership
William Pauls
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Douglas Jackson
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.70 four stars
  Financial 92.43 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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.
190
Number of people trained
432
This impact information is current as of September 2019, 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

four stars

92.43

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 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)
97.8%
  Administrative Expenses 0.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.85
  Program Expenses Growth 4.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.3%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $78,652,976
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $645,566
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $681,757
Total Contributions $79,980,299
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $79,980,299
   Other Revenue $-109,421
TOTAL REVENUE $79,870,878
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $67,407,365
   Administrative Expenses $282,341
   Fundraising Expenses $1,465,787
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $69,155,493
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $10,715,385
   
Net Assets $58,837,879

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$189,265 0.27% W. Douglas Jackson President, CEO

Mission

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.

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Project C.U.R.E. (CO) 92.70 four stars
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Medical Bridges (TX) 93.26 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

William Pauls
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Douglas Jackson
President & CEO