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Health : Diseases, Disorders, and Disciplines

Skin Cancer Foundation

Promoting prevention, early detection, and effective treatment

95.47

205 Lexington Avenue 11th Floor
New York, NY 10016
tel: (212) 725-5176   Web Site
EIN: 13-2948778

Board Leadership
Perry Robins
Chairman

CEO
Dan Latore
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.47
  Financial 95.00
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00
This rating was published 10/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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.

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.

Financial

95.00

Accountability & Transparency

96.00

This rating was published 10/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
86.5%
  Administrative Expenses 5.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.92
  Program Expenses Growth 27.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 10.6%
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) 95.47
American Italian Cancer Foundation (NY) 92.92
Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (CA) 95.29
Commonweal (CA) 91.91
Horizons Community Solutions (GA) 92.41

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $10,155,632
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $66,420
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $10,222,052
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $10,222,052
   Other Revenue $723,099
TOTAL REVENUE $10,945,151
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $11,149,472
   Administrative Expenses $357,808
   Fundraising Expenses $636,465
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $12,143,745
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,198,594
   
Net Assets $6,736,491

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
2019-12 10/01/2021 95.47
2018-12 05/01/2020 88.61
2017-12 04/01/2019 92.38
2016-12 03/01/2018 89.48
2015-12 03/01/2017 94.38
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)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- Dan Latore Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Skin Cancer Foundation (NY) 95.47
Florida Breast Cancer Foundation (FL) 97.47
GO2 Foundation for Lung Cancer (CA) 92.92
Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation (MA) 98.23
Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (CA) 95.29

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Charity Contact Info

Skin Cancer Foundation
205 Lexington Avenue
11th Floor
New York, NY 10016
tel: (212) 725-5176
fax: (212) 725-5751
EIN: 13-2948778

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Board Leadership

Perry Robins
Chairman

CEO

Dan Latore
Executive Director

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