Health : Medical Research (Grantmaking)

Diabetes Action Research and Education Foundation

Innovation for prevention, healing and the cure

three stars

89.44

6701 Democracy Boulevard Suite 300
Bethesda, MD 20817
tel: (202) 333-4520   Web Site
EIN: 52-1714027

Board Leadership
Patricia A. Faulkner
Board Chair

CEO
Pat DeVoe
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.44 three stars
  Financial 85.08 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Diabetes Action Research and Education Foundation (Diabetes Action), founded in 1990, is committed to the prevention and treatment of diabetes and to the funding of innovative, promising research aimed at finding a cure for diabetes and diabetes related complications. Diabetes Action has provided grants to over 230 separate research studies at universities and medical institutions across the United States. Diabetes Action has also provided medical supplies to countries including Tanzania, Liberia, and Sierra Leone where the aftermath of years of civil war have left a population in continued poverty and dependent on rural clinics for medical care.

The Diabetes Action Research and Education Foundation (Diabetes Action), founded in 1990, is committed to the prevention and treatment of diabetes and to the funding of innovative, promising research aimed at finding a cure for diabetes and diabetes related complications. Diabetes Action has provided grants to over 230 separate research studies at universities and medical institutions across the United States. Diabetes Action has also provided medical supplies to countries including Tanzania, Liberia, and Sierra Leone where the aftermath of years of civil war have left a population in continued poverty and dependent on rural clinics for medical care.

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Financial

three stars

85.08

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2018 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)
97.3%
  Administrative Expenses 2.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 0.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.02
  Program Expenses Growth 0.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 11.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Diabetes Action Research and Education Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Diabetes Action Research and Education Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,896,365
   Federated Campaigns $157,624
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,053,989
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,053,989
   Other Revenue $6
TOTAL REVENUE $2,053,995
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,188,517
   Administrative Expenses $48,590
   Fundraising Expenses $12,819
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,249,926
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-195,931
   
Net Assets $66,512

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$90,516 4.02% Patricia DeVoe President

Mission

The Diabetes Action Research and Education Foundation (Diabetes Action), founded in 1990, is committed to the prevention and treatment of diabetes and to the funding of innovative, promising research aimed at finding a cure for diabetes and diabetes related complications. Diabetes Action has provided grants to over 230 separate research studies at universities and medical institutions across the United States. Diabetes Action has also provided medical supplies to countries including Tanzania, Liberia, and Sierra Leone where the aftermath of years of civil war have left a population in continued poverty and dependent on rural clinics for medical care.

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Charity Contact Info

Diabetes Action Research and Education Foundation
6701 Democracy Boulevard
Suite 300
Bethesda, MD 20817
tel: (202) 333-4520
fax: (202) 558-5240
EIN: 52-1714027

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Board Leadership

Patricia A. Faulkner
Board Chair

CEO

Pat DeVoe
President