1 990. OMB No. 1545-0047. Return of Organization Exempt From Income Tax Form Under section 501(c), 527, or 4947(a)(1) of the Internal Revenue Code (except private foundations). Department of the Treasury | Do not enter social security numbers on this form as it may be made public. 2016. Open to Public Internal Revenue Service | Information about Form 990 and its instructions is at Inspection A For the 2016 calendar year, or tax year beginning JUL 1, 2016 and ending JUN 30, 2017. B Check if C Name of Organization D Employer identification number applicable: Address change AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION, INC. Name change Doing business as 13-5613797. Initial Return Number and street (or box if mail is not delivered to street address) Room/suite E Telephone number Final Return / 7272 GREENVILLE AVENUE 214-373-6300.
2 Termin- ated City or town, state or province, country, and ZIP or foreign postal code G Gross receipts $ 1,172,432,564. Amended Return DALLAS, TX 75231 H(a) Is this a group Return F Name and address of principal officer:NANCY BROWN X. Applica- tion for subordinates? ~~ Yes No pending SAME AS C ABOVE H(b) Are all subordinates included? Yes No I Tax- Exempt status: X 501(c)(3) 501(c) ( ) (insert no.) 4947(a)(1) or 527 If "No," attach a list. (see instructions). J Website: | H(c) Group exemption number |. K Form of Organization : X Corporation Trust Association Other | L Year of formation: 1924 M State of legal domicile: NY. Part I Summary 1 Briefly describe the Organization 's mission or most significant activities: BUILDING HEALTHIER LIVES, FREE. Activities & Governance OF CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES AND STROKE.
3 2 Check this box | if the Organization discontinued its operations or disposed of more than 25% of its net assets. 3 Number of voting members of the governing body (Part VI, line 1a) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 3 23. 4 Number of independent voting members of the governing body (Part VI, line 1b) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 4 23. 5 Total number of individuals employed in calendar year 2016 (Part V, line 2a) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 5 4700. 6 Total number of volunteers (estimate if necessary) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 6 33,000,000. 7a Total unrelated business revenue from Part VIII, column (C), line 12 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 7a 87,682. b Net unrelated business taxable Income from Form 990-T, line 34 7b -44,443. Prior Year Current Year 8 Contributions and grants (Part VIII, line 1h) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 693,094,040.
4 630,264,296. Revenue 9 Program service revenue (Part VIII, line 2g) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 29,573,090. 35,710,140. 10 Investment Income (Part VIII, column (A), lines 3, 4, and 7d) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 19,712,482. 33,819,554. 11 Other revenue (Part VIII, column (A), lines 5, 6d, 8c, 9c, 10c, and 11e) ~~~~~~~~ 87,999,811. 105,733,572. 12 Total revenue - add lines 8 through 11 (must equal Part VIII, column (A), line 12) 830,379,423. 805,527,562. 13 Grants and similar amounts paid (Part IX, column (A), lines 1-3) ~~~~~~~~~~~ 170,177,451. 173,076,809. 14 Benefits paid to or for members (Part IX, column (A), line 4) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 0. 0. 15 Salaries, other compensation, employee benefits (Part IX, column (A), lines 5-10) ~~~ 337,725,056. 358,645,227. Expenses 16a Professional fundraising fees (Part IX, column (A), line 11e)~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 3,449,683.
5 3,681,123. b Total fundraising expenses (Part IX, column (D), line 25) | 101,363,676. 17 Other expenses (Part IX, column (A), lines 11a-11d, 11f-24e) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 300,108,703. 293,908,522. 18 Total expenses. Add lines 13-17 (must equal Part IX, column (A), line 25) ~~~~~~~ 811,460,893. 829,311,681. 19 Revenue less expenses. Subtract line 18 from line 12 18,918,530. -23,784,119. Fund Balances Beginning of Current Year Net Assets or End of Year 20 Total assets (Part X, line 16) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 1,326,447,551. 1,364,109,766. 21 Total liabilities (Part X, line 26) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 437,037,060. 455,846,284. 22 Net assets or fund balances. Subtract line 21 from line 20 889,410,491. 908,263,482. Part II Signature Block Under penalties of perjury, I declare that I have examined this Return , including accompanying schedules and statements, and to the best of my knowledge and belief, it is true, correct, and complete.
6 Declaration of preparer (other than officer) is based on all information of which preparer has any knowledge. Sign = Signature of officer Date =. Here CYNTHIA ROBERTS, CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER. Type or print name and title Print/Type preparer's name Preparer's signature Date Check PTIN. if 9 9. Paid STEPHANIE L. STEWART 12/03/17 self-employed P01646944. KPMG LLP 13-5565207. 9. Preparer Firm's name Firm's EIN. Use Only Firm's address 210 PARK AVE., SUITE 2650. OKLAHOMA CITY, OK 73102 Phone May the IRS discuss this Return with the preparer shown above? (see instructions) X Yes No 632001 11-11-16 LHA For Paperwork Reduction Act Notice, see the separate instructions. Form 990 (2016). Form 990 (2016) AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION, INC. 13-5613797 Page 2. Part III Statement of Program Service Accomplishments Check if Schedule O contains a response or note to any line in this Part III X.
7 1 Briefly describe the Organization 's mission: BUILDING HEALTHIER LIVES, FREE OF CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES AND STROKE. THE FOUR MAIN COMPONENTS TO ACCOMPLISHING THIS MISSION ARE RESEARCH, PUBLIC HEALTH EDUCATION, PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION AND TRAINING, AND. COMMUNITY SERVICE. 2 Did the Organization undertake any significant program services during the year which were not listed on the prior Form 990 or 990-EZ? ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ~~~~~~~ Yes X No If "Yes," describe these new services on Schedule O. 3 Did the Organization cease conducting, or make significant changes in how it conducts, any program services?~~~~~~ Yes X No If "Yes," describe these changes on Schedule O. 4 Describe the Organization 's program service accomplishments for each of its three largest program services, as measured by expenses.
8 Section 501(c)(3) and 501(c)(4) organizations are required to report the amount of grants and allocations to others, the total expenses, and revenue, if any, for each program service reported. 4a (Code: ) (Expenses $ 178,112,392. including grants of $ 158,425,170. ) (Revenue $ ). SEE SCHEDULE O. 4b (Code: ) (Expenses $ 311,408,997. including grants of $ 5,532,173. ) (Revenue $ 3,668,427. ). SEE SCHEDULE O. 4c (Code: ) (Expenses $ 114,697,156. including grants of $ 3,770,939. ) (Revenue $ 159,182,497. ). SEE SCHEDULE O. 4d Other program services (Describe in Schedule O.). (Expenses $ 63,321,597. including grants of $ 5,348,527.) (Revenue $ 36,041,394.). 4e Total program service expenses | 667,540,142. Form 990 (2016). 632002 11-11-16 SEE SCHEDULE O FOR CONTINUATION(S).
9 Form 990 (2016) AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION, INC. 13-5613797 Page 3. Part IV Checklist of Required Schedules Yes No 1 Is the Organization described in section 501(c)(3) or 4947(a)(1) (other than a private foundation)? If "Yes," complete Schedule A ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ~~~~~~~ 1 X. 2 Is the Organization required to complete Schedule B, Schedule of Contributors? ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 2 X. 3 Did the Organization engage in direct or indirect political campaign activities on behalf of or in opposition to candidates for public office? If "Yes," complete Schedule C, Part I ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 3 X. 4 Section 501(c)(3) organizations. Did the Organization engage in lobbying activities, or have a section 501(h) election in effect during the tax year?
10 If "Yes," complete Schedule C, Part II ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 4 X. 5 Is the Organization a section 501(c)(4), 501(c)(5), or 501(c)(6) Organization that receives membership dues, assessments, or similar amounts as defined in Revenue Procedure 98-19? If "Yes," complete Schedule C, Part III ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 5 X. 6 Did the Organization maintain any donor advised funds or any similar funds or accounts for which donors have the right to provide advice on the distribution or investment of amounts in such funds or accounts? If "Yes," complete Schedule D, Part I 6 X. 7 Did the Organization receive or hold a conservation easement, including easements to preserve open space, the environment, historic land areas, or historic structures? If "Yes," complete Schedule D, Part II~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 7 X.