Health : Patient and Family Support

Cancer Support Community North Texas

Cancer support for the whole family, the whole time. It is our vision that no one should have to face cancer alone.

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four stars

90.22

Texas Health Resources University 8196 Walnut Hill Lane, LL10
Dallas, TX 75231
tel: (214) 345-8230   Web Site
EIN: 75-2633654

Board Leadership
Chris Franklin
Chair

CEO
Mirchelle Louis
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.22 four stars
  Financial 88.73 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of Cancer Support Community North Texas is to ensure that all people impacted by cancer are empowered by knowledge, strengthened by action, and sustained by community. Completely free of charge and nonprofit, Cancer Support Community offers support groups, networking groups, lectures, workshops and social events in a non-residential, home-like setting. Cancer Support Community is a place where people with cancer and their families and friends learn to live with cancer, and hopefully beyond it. It is their lifeline to strength, hope and guidance. The effects are often life-changing.

The mission of Cancer Support Community North Texas is to ensure that all people impacted by cancer are empowered by knowledge, strengthened by action, and sustained by community. Completely free of charge and nonprofit, Cancer Support Community offers support groups, networking groups, lectures, workshops and social events in a non-residential, home-like setting. Cancer Support Community is a place where people with cancer and their families and friends learn to live with cancer, and hopefully beyond it. It is their lifeline to strength, hope and guidance. The effects are often life-changing.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2017
Total number of organization members
4,824
Total number of new organization members
461
Number of convenings hosted by the organization
2,402
Number of community initiatives in which the organization participates
14,387
This impact information is current as of July 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

three stars

88.73

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
81.8%
  Administrative Expenses 6.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.36
  Program Expenses Growth 4.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Cancer Support Community North Texas on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Cancer Support Community North Texas on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,156,729
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,156,729
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,156,729
   Other Revenue $365,320
TOTAL REVENUE $1,522,049
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,301,684
   Administrative Expenses $110,356
   Fundraising Expenses $172,174
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,584,214
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-62,165
   
Net Assets $2,262,396

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$100,035 6.31% Mirchelle Louis Chief Executive Officer

Mission

The mission of Cancer Support Community North Texas is to ensure that all people impacted by cancer are empowered by knowledge, strengthened by action, and sustained by community. Completely free of charge and nonprofit, Cancer Support Community offers support groups, networking groups, lectures, workshops and social events in a non-residential, home-like setting. Cancer Support Community is a place where people with cancer and their families and friends learn to live with cancer, and hopefully beyond it. It is their lifeline to strength, hope and guidance. The effects are often life-changing.

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Charity Contact Info

Cancer Support Community North Texas
Texas Health Resources University
8196 Walnut Hill Lane, LL10
Dallas, TX 75231
tel: (214) 345-8230
EIN: 75-2633654

Mail donations to:
Texas Health Resources University
P.O. Box 601744
Dallas, TX 75360

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Board Leadership

Chris Franklin
Chair

CEO

Mirchelle Louis
Chief Executive Officer