Ottawa, ON K1L 8L7
Executive Director: Julie Delahanty
Board Chair: Margaret Hancock
Charitable Reg. #: 12971 6866 RR0001
Social Results Reporting
Grade: B-The grade is based on the charity's public reporting of the work it does and the results it achieves.
Program Cost Coverage
Full-time staff #66
Avg. Compensation $62,433
Top 10 Staff Salary Range
|$300k - $350k||0|
|$250k - $300k||0|
|$200k - $250k||0|
|$160k - $200k||1|
|$120k - $160k||3|
|$80k - $120k||6|
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About Oxfam Canada:
Founded in 1963, Oxfam Canada (OXC) is an affiliate of the Oxfam Confederation. It works with over 100 partners in local communities to tackle the root causes of poverty and inequality. OXC believes that ending global poverty begins with promoting women's rights. Oxfam Canada mobilizes people and resources to change policies, practices and attitudes that create wide inequality.
In F2015, Oxfam Canada allocated $9.7m to its international programs. Oxfam Canada raises funds in Canada and sends money to programs in the Americas, Africa and South Asia. It sent $86k to Canada, $632k to Latin America and the Caribbean, $1.7m to Horn of Africa (Ethiopia, Somalia and South Sudan), $1.8m to Southern Africa (Malawi, South Africa and Zimbabwe) and $3.8m to Asia/Middle East (Afghanistan, Indonesia, Israel, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines and Syria). The majority of these programs tackle the issues of education, health, poverty, gender inequality and fresh water. OXC also campaigns to raise public awareness of the causes of poverty and encourages individuals to take action.
Oxfam Canada reports that its efforts led to a reduction in the need for food aid in developing countries by 40%.
Oxfam Canada is a Big-Cap charity, which received donations of $8.7m in F2015. Administrative costs are 11% of revenues and fundraising costs are 23% of donations. Total overhead costs come to 34%, falling within Ci's reasonable range. OXC has total funding reserves of $1.7m that can cover annual programs costs for 2 months.
This charity report is an update that is being reviewed by Oxfam Canada. Changes and edits may be forthcoming.
Updated on June 15th, 2016 by Mirza Ali Shakir.
Financial RatiosFiscal year ending March
|Administrative costs as % of revenues||11.2%||10.1%||8.5%|
|Fundraising costs as % of donations||23.0%||22.3%||16.3%|
|Program cost coverage (%)||15.5%||4.0%||4.9%|
Summary Financial StatementsAll figures in $000s
|Program costs - International||9,698||17,982||25,826|
|Program costs - Canada||962||1,062||1,305|
|Cash flow from operations||1,228||(1,097)||21|