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The Lustgarten Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research
1111 Stewart Avenue
Bethpage, NY 11714
tel: (866) 789-1000
fax: (516) 803-2303
EIN: 31-1611837

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Board Leadership

Charles F. Dolan


Kerri Kaplan
Executive Director, Chief Operating Officer

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Health : Medical Research

The Lustgarten Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research

Cure Pancreatic Cancer.

(out of 100)
Overall 97.77 4 stars
  Financial 99.06 4 stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 4 stars
This rating was published 04/01/2016 using data for FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial Performance Metrics (Data from FY2014 990)
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity’s total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
  Administrative Expenses 2.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Primary Revenue Growth 35.2%
  Program Expenses Growth 27.2%
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.80
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Lustgarten Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research on the FY2014 990 they filed with the IRS

Income Statement     (FYE 12/2014)

   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $14,257,302
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $7,636,615
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $21,893,917
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $21,893,917
   Other Revenue $1,453,399
TOTAL REVENUE $23,347,316
   Program Expenses $14,719,700
   Administrative Expenses $413,880
   Fundraising Expenses $1,104,846
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $7,108,890
Net Assets $45,533,279


Compensation of Leaders     (FYE 12/2014)

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$248,997 1.53% Kerri Kaplan Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$225,405 1.38% Robert F. Vizza President


The Lustgarten Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research advances the scientific and medical research related to the diagnosis, treatment, cure and prevention of pancreatic cancer by: increasing funding and support of research into the biological mechanisms and clinical strategies related to prevention, diagnosis, and treatment; facilitating and enhancing the dialog among members of the medical and scientific communities; advocating an increase in the annual budget of the National Cancer Institute with emphasis on research related to pancreatic cancer; and heightening the public's awareness of pancreatic cancer diagnosis, treatment, and prevention and providing informational support for pancreatic cancer patients, their families, and friends.

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