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WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease

Advancing women's heart health through advocacy, community education, and patient support.

three stars

85.16

1100 17th Street, NW Suite 500
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 728-7199   Web Site
EIN: 52-2148006

Board Leadership
Barbara Tombros
Board Chair

CEO
Celina Gorre
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.16 three stars
  Financial 79.02 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease is the only national organization solely dedicated to advancing women's heart health through advocacy, community education, and patient support. As the leading voice for the 48 million American women living with or at risk of heart disease, WomenHeart advocates for equal access to quality care and provides information and resources to help women take charge of their heart health.

WomenHeart's mission is to improve the health and quality of life of women living with or at risk of heart disease, and to advocate for their benefit.

WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease is the only national organization solely dedicated to advancing women's heart health through advocacy, community education, and patient support. As the leading voice for the 48 million American women living with or at risk of heart disease, WomenHeart advocates for equal access to quality care and provides information and resources to help women take charge of their heart health.

WomenHeart's mission is to improve the health and quality of life of women living with or at risk of heart disease, and to advocate for their benefit.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of support groups offered
97
Number of people trained
48
This impact information is current as of September 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

two stars

79.02

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 05/01/2019 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)
65.3%
  Administrative Expenses 24.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.58
  Program Expenses Growth 6.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease (DC) 85.16 three stars
American Heart Association (TX) 90.57 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,806,691
   Federated Campaigns $684
   Membership Dues $605,000
   Fundraising Events $5,561
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,417,936
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $4,417,936
   Other Revenue $12,816
TOTAL REVENUE $4,430,752
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,946,893
   Administrative Expenses $731,845
   Fundraising Expenses $586,640
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,265,378
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $165,374
   
Net Assets $2,356,231

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.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Public Outreach and Awareness $1,613,974 54.8%
Educational Meetings $618,675 21.0%
Patient Support and Technical Assistance $390,578 13.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 05/01/2019 85.16 three stars
2016-12 12/01/2018 86.25 three stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 85.96 three stars
2015-12 06/01/2017 81.24 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 82.89 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 03/01/2016 86.12 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 82.88 three stars
2012-12 12/20/2013 82.60 three stars
2011-12 03/01/2013 84.48 three stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 84.50 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 90.02 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 06/01/2011 87.57 three stars
2008-12 06/01/2010 71.53 two stars
2007-12 03/01/2009 65.69 one star
2006-12 03/01/2008 86.06 three stars
2005-12 12/01/2006 85.69 three stars
2004-12 12/01/2005 85.64 three stars

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

EIN 52-2148006
Name in IRS Master File NATIONAL COALITION FOR WOMEN WITH HEART DISEASE INC
NTEE Code F60
NTEE Classification Counseling, Support Groups
NTEE Type Mental Health, Crisis Intervention
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
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 October, 1999
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$247,370 5.79% Mary E. Mcgowan CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease (DC) 85.16 three stars
American Heart Association (TX) 90.57 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease
1100 17th Street, NW
Suite 500
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 728-7199
EIN: 52-2148006

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Board Leadership

Barbara Tombros
Board Chair

CEO

Celina Gorre
Chief Executive Officer

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