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Skin Cancer Foundation

Promoting prevention, early detection, and effective treatment

96.36

149 Madison Avenue Suite 901
New York, NY 10016
tel: (212) 725-5176   Web Site
EIN: 13-2948778

Board Leadership
Perry Robins
President

CEO
Dan Latore
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.36
  Financial 96.76
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

96.76

Accountability & Transparency

96.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity’s total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
89.8%
  Administrative Expenses 3.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.16
  Program Expenses Growth 2.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Skin Cancer Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Skin Cancer Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Skin Cancer Foundation (NY) 96.36
Melanoma Research Foundation (DC) 89.02
International Myeloma Foundation (CA) 89.39
National Ovarian Cancer Coalition (TX) 90.01
Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (CA) 93.98

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Since its founding in 1979, The Skin Cancer Foundation has set the standard for educating the public and the medical profession about skin cancer, its prevention by means of sun protection, and the need for early detection and prompt, effective treatment. It is the only international organization devoted solely to combating the world's most common cancer, now occurring at epidemic levels. More than a million new cases of skin cancer are diagnosed in the United States every year. The Foundation's mission is to decrease the incidence of the disease by means of public and professional education, medical training, and research.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,008,272
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $108,043
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $6,116,315
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $6,116,315
   Other Revenue $537,530
TOTAL REVENUE $6,653,845
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,705,443
   Administrative Expenses $237,444
   Fundraising Expenses $492,411
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,435,298
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $218,547
   
Net Assets $8,470,334

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 96.36
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 91.80
2013-12 09/01/2015 80.89
2013-12 07/01/2015 70.29
2012-12 06/01/2014 83.54
2011-12 08/01/2013 83.71
2011-12 02/01/2013 80.88
2010-12 03/01/2012 78.77
2009-12 09/20/2011 83.70
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 07/01/2011 98.59
2008-12 07/01/2010 98.41
2007-12 07/01/2009 80.82

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 13-2948778
Name in IRS Master File SKIN CANCER FOUNDATION INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (161) Scientific research (diseases)
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date September, 1978
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011
  • December, 2010

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- Mary Stine Executive Director

Since its founding in 1979, The Skin Cancer Foundation has set the standard for educating the public and the medical profession about skin cancer, its prevention by means of sun protection, and the need for early detection and prompt, effective treatment. It is the only international organization devoted solely to combating the world's most common cancer, now occurring at epidemic levels. More than a million new cases of skin cancer are diagnosed in the United States every year. The Foundation's mission is to decrease the incidence of the disease by means of public and professional education, medical training, and research.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Skin Cancer Foundation (NY) 96.36
Melanoma Research Foundation (DC) 89.02
Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (CA) 93.98
Commonweal (CA) 93.77
Cancer Coalition of South Georgia (GA) 93.17

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Charity Contact Info

Skin Cancer Foundation
149 Madison Avenue
Suite 901
New York, NY 10016
tel: (212) 725-5176
fax: (212) 725-5751
EIN: 13-2948778

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Board Leadership

Perry Robins
President

CEO

Dan Latore
Executive Director

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