Celebrating 25+ years of helping you give wisely
America's most independent,
assertive charity watchdog
Top Rated

International Planned Parenthood Federation-Western Hemisphere

CharityWatch report issued
April 2018

Top-Rated Charity
A
CharityWatch Grade
Our independent grade based
on a number of factors.
 
88%
Program Percentage
Amount spent on programs
relative to overhead.
 
$7
Cost to Raise $100
Amount spent to raise
$100 of contributions.

Contact Information

International Planned Parenthood Federation-Western Hemisphere
125 Maiden Lane
9th Floor
New York, NY 10038

Other Names

None

Tax Status

501(c)3

Website

www.ippfwhr.org

Stated Mission

To improve the quality of life of individuals by campaigning for sexual and reproductive health and rights through advocacy and services, especially for poor and vulnerable people.

View similar charities
Data based on Fiscal Year Ended 12/31/2016

Program Percentage: 88%

The percentage of International Planned Parenthood Federation-Western Hemisphere's cash budget it spends on programs relative to overhead (fundraising, management, and general expenses).

$33,000,000

Calculated Total Expenses

(rounded)

 

Cost to Raise $100: $7

How many dollars International Planned Parenthood Federation-Western Hemisphere spends on fundraising to raise each $100 of contributions.

$37,000,000

Calculated Total Contributions

(rounded)

Government Funding

0% to 24%

Percentage of cash revenue
coming from government sources

 

Financial Documents

Entity Document Type Tax ID
International Planned Parenthood Federation-Western Hemisphere IRS Form 990 13-1845455
International Planned Parenthood Federation-Western Hemisphere Audited Financial Statements 13-1845455
International Planned Parenthood Federation-Western Hemisphere CHAR500 NYS Annual Filing for Charitable Organizations 13-1845455
Entity: International Planned Parenthood Federation-Western Hemisphere
Document Type: IRS Form 990
Tax ID: 13-1845455
Entity: International Planned Parenthood Federation-Western Hemisphere
Document Type: Audited Financial Statements
Tax ID: 13-1845455
Entity: International Planned Parenthood Federation-Western Hemisphere
Document Type: CHAR500 NYS Annual Filing for Charitable Organizations
Tax ID: 13-1845455

Governance & Transparency

CharityWatch evaluates certain criteria related to a charity's Governance and Transparency. Donors may want to consider a charity's willingness to be open and transparent with CharityWatch to be a good litmus test for determining its commitment to public accountability.
This charity is Top-Rated
What does it mean to be Top-Rated?
 
International Planned Parenthood Federation-Western Hemisphere
meets governance benchmarks.
 
International Planned Parenthood Federation-Western Hemisphere
meets transparency benchmarks.
Transparency
Provides Financial Information
Audit Accessibility
Governance: Policies
Reports regularly & consistently monitoring & enforcing compliance with a written Conflict of Interest Policy
Reports required, annual disclosure by officers, directors, and key staff of interests that could give rise to conflicts
Reports having a written Whistleblower Policy
Reports having a written Document Retention and Destruction Policy
Governance: Financials
Reports providing copy of tax form to all board members prior to filing it with IRS
Reports that financial statements were audited by an independent accountant
Governance: Board of Directors
Reports at least 5 voting board members
51% or more of voting board members reported as independent
Reports documenting minutes of board and board committee meetings
Privacy Policy
Privacy Policy Opt-Out Policy  

  Name Title Compensation
1 Carmen Barroso Regional Director $374,068
2 Giselle Carino Past Regional Director $353,865
3 Christine Garrison CFO $289,877
1
Name: Carmen Barroso
Title: Regional Director
Compensation: $374,068
2
Name: Giselle Carino
Title: Past Regional Director
Compensation: $353,865
3
Name: Christine Garrison
Title: CFO
Compensation: $289,877

CharityWatch Analysts perform an in-depth analysis of charities' audited financial statements and IRS tax filings, and often review other documents such as state filings, annual reports, and fundraising contracts during their evaluations. Below are select notes that CharityWatch believes may be of interest to donors.
According to the International Planned Parenthood Federation-Western Hemisphere (IPPF-WHR) 2016 tax filing, IPPF-WHR reports for Supplemental Information re: Compensation Information (IRS Form 990, Schedule J, Part III):

"Severance Compensation ... Carmen Barroso received severance for the period April 2016 - December 2016 totaling $254,409. Daniel Parnetti received severance of $70,511 for the period June 30, 2016 to December 2016."

"Nonfixed Payments ... IPPF-WHR does not routinely pay employee bonuses in the ordinary course of its business. During 2016, one, one-time bonus was paid at the discretion of the Regional Director to the Chief Financial Officer [CFO]."


IPPF-WHR reports that Carmen Barroso was "Regional Director (Jan-March)" and received total compensation of $374,068, including the severance payment, in 2016 (IRS Form 990, Schedule J, Part II). Daniel Parnetti is reported as "Director of MA" and received total compensation of $138,853, including the severance payment, in 2016 (IRS Form 990, Part VII).

IPPF-WHR reports that the CFO, Christine Garrison, received total compensation of $289,877, including $40,000 in bonus compensation, in 2016 (IRS Form 990, Schedule J, Part II).
According to the International Planned Parenthood Federation-Western Hemisphere audit of December 31, 2016 (Note 5, Grants and Contributions Receivable):

"... Two donors represent approximately 48% of operating contributions and grants revenue for the year ended December 31, 2016."

Related Articles

No related articles found