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Leukemia Research Foundation

 

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...501(c)(3) organization

...Donations are tax-deductible

...https://www.leukemiarf.org

...191 Waukegan Road
Suite 105
Northfield IL 60093 

847-424-0600


Northfield IL | IRS ruling year: 1954 | EIN: 36-6102182  

 

The Leukemia Research Foundation's mission is to cure leukemia by funding innovative research, and to support patients and families.


As the nation's largest nonprofit focused exclusively on funding leukemia research, the Foundation has invested in more than 600 research projects worldwide to accelerate the development of new and better treatments and an ultimate cure for leukemia. Through its patient-centered approach, access to leukemia experts, and nationwide partnerships, the Foundation's support programs help patients and their loved ones navigate every step of the cancer journey. With more than $83M raised in support of its mission, the Leukemia Research Foundation is on the path to finding a cure.

 


Rating Information

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This charity's score is 92%, earning it a Four-Star rating. If this organization aligns with your passions and values, you can give with confidence.


This overall score is calculated from multiple beacon scores: 85% Accountability & Finance, 10% Leadership & Adaptability, 5% Culture & Community. Learn more about our criteria and methodology.

Rating Report

  • Impact & Results
  • Accountability & Finance
  • Culture & Community
  • Leadership & Adaptability
Accountability & Finance
Impact & ResultsAccountability & FinanceCulture & CommunityLeadership & Adaptability

 

Accountability & Finance

 

Leukemia Research Foundation has earned a 91% for the Accountability & Finance beacon. See the metrics below for more information.

This beacon provides an assessment of a charity's financial health (financial efficiency, sustainability, and trustworthiness) and its commitment to governance practices and policies.

This score represents Form 990 data from 2020, the latest year published by the IRS. 

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Accountability and Transparency
...Full Credit
  
...Partial Credit
  
...No Credit
  
...Not Applicable
Governance
Policies
Transparency

Financial Metrics
...Full Credit
  
...Partial Credit
  
...No Credit
  
...Not Applicable
...Liabilities to Assets Ratio - 33.30% - 7.5/10 pts
...Working Capital Ratio - 1.09 years - 10/10 pts
...Fundraising Efficiency - $0.10 - 7.5/10 pts
...Administrative Expense Ratio - 10.19% - 7.5/10 pts
...Fundraising Expense Ratio - 10.40% - 7.5/10 pts
...Program Expense Ratio - 79.20% - 8.34/10 pts
...Program Expense Growth - 7.82% - 8.82/10 pts

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