CharityWatch REPORT
Issued August 2015

Contact & General Information

Mental Health America
2000 N. Beauregard St.
6th Floor
Alexandria, VA 22311
www.mentalhealthamerica.net
Tax Status: 501(c)3
 

Other Names

National Mental Health Association
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RATING:   A-

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Stated Mission

To promote mental health as a critical part of overall wellness, including prevention services for all, early identification & intervention for those at risk, and integrated care & treatment for those who need it, with recovery as the goal.
Fiscal Year Ended 12/31/14

Program Percentage :  79 %

Calculated Total Expenses (rounded) :  $3,400,000 

A charity's Program % is the percentage of its cash budget it spends on Programs relative to Overhead (Fundraising and Management & General Expenses)

Cost to Raise $100 :  $ 16

Calculated Total Contributions (rounded) :  $2,100,000 

Cost to Raise $100 signifies how many dollars a charity spends on Fundraising to raise each $100 of Contributions.

Government Funding

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For the reporting year rated by CharityWatch, this charity received cash grants/contributions from government sources within a range of:

25% to 49%

Financial Documents

Mental Health America's rating is based on CharityWatch's in-depth analysis of the following documents for the fiscal year represented:

Entity Document Type Tax Id #
Mental Health America IRS Form 990 13-1614906
Mental Health America Audited Financial Statements 13-1614906

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