Disable all preview features

Health : Medical Research

The Hastings Center

Dedicated to bioethics and the public interest

three stars

86.65

21 Malcolm Gordon Road Garrison, NY 10524
tel: (845) 424-4040   Web Site
EIN: 13-2662222

Board Leadership
David L. Roscoe
Chairman

CEO
Mildred Z. Solomon
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.65 three stars
  Financial 84.66 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

three stars

84.66

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

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)
72.0%
  Administrative Expenses 16.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.35
  Program Expenses Growth 0.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Hastings Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Hastings Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Hastings Center (NY) 86.65 three stars
American Psychiatric Association Foundation (VA) 92.41 four stars
The Buoniconti Fund to Cure Paralysis (FL) 89.04 three stars
STOP CANCER (CA) 87.78 three stars
International Rett Syndrome Foundation (OH) 87.34 three stars

Compare These Charities (Highly Rated)

The Hastings Center's mission is to address fundamental ethical issues in the areas of health, medicine, and the environment as they affect individuals, communities, and societies. To achieve this mission, the Center has established four goals: To pursue interdisciplinary research and education that includes both theory and practice. To engage a broad audience of thoughtful people in the work of the Center. To collaborate with policy makers, in the private as well as the public sphere, to identify and analyze the ethical dimensions of their work. To strengthen the international dimensions of the Center's work. Much of the Center's research addresses bioethics issues in three broad areas: care and decision making at the end of life, public health priorities, and new and emerging technologies.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,053,896
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $383,129
Total Contributions $2,437,025
   Program Service Revenue $472,471
Total Primary Revenue $2,909,496
   Other Revenue $115,348
TOTAL REVENUE $3,024,844
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,400,867
   Administrative Expenses $429,782
   Fundraising Expenses $391,448
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,222,097
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-197,253
   
Net Assets $7,241,653

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
Research $1,817,914 75.7%
Editorial $403,118 16.8%
Public Affairs and Communications $179,835 7.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 86.65 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 88.66 three stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 86.63 three stars
2012-12 11/01/2013 86.13 three stars
2011-12 05/01/2013 85.39 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 13-2662222
Name in IRS Master File HASTINGS CENTER INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (161) Scientific research (diseases)
(180) Contact or sponsored scientific research for industry
(59) Other school related 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]
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, 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).

We invite you to share your opinions, thoughts, experiences, and stories about this charity here to help inform the decisions of other donors.  
Need more help getting started? Check out our FAQs.
 
This tool is not for questions about Charity Navigator, such as how we derived this charity’s rating. We will happily answer those questions if you contact us directly. Likewise, if you have questions for this charity, then we encourage you to contact the charity directly (we include the charity’s contact information in the upper left-hand corner of this page) since few charities regularly monitor this commenting tool.

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$300,355 9.32% Mildred Z. Solomon President, CEO

The Hastings Center's mission is to address fundamental ethical issues in the areas of health, medicine, and the environment as they affect individuals, communities, and societies. To achieve this mission, the Center has established four goals: To pursue interdisciplinary research and education that includes both theory and practice. To engage a broad audience of thoughtful people in the work of the Center. To collaborate with policy makers, in the private as well as the public sphere, to identify and analyze the ethical dimensions of their work. To strengthen the international dimensions of the Center's work. Much of the Center's research addresses bioethics issues in three broad areas: care and decision making at the end of life, public health priorities, and new and emerging technologies.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Hastings Center (NY) 86.65 three stars
Cure Alzheimer's Fund (MA) 100.00 four stars
American Foundation for Surgery of the Hand (IL) 90.66 four stars
myFace (NY) 93.48 four stars
The Focused Ultrasound Foundation (VA) 90.61 four stars

Compare These Charities (Highly Rated)

This charity has an official representative registered with Charity Navigator.

Charity Contact Info

The Hastings Center
21 Malcolm Gordon Road
Garrison, NY 10524
tel: (845) 424-4040
fax: (845) 424-4545
EIN: 13-2662222

Visit Web Site

Board Leadership

David L. Roscoe
Chairman

CEO

Mildred Z. Solomon
President & CEO

Did You Know We’re a Charity Too?

Charity Navigator has a wonderful community of nearly 7 million givers. Together we’ve been able to:

  • Continually provide new and updated charity ratings
  • Increase charity transparency and awareness
  • Support the long-term missions of charities through our encouragement of informed giving

Whether you’re a first-time giver or a long-time user, we love having you in our community. Your gift of any size is appreciated!

Join Our Mailing List

Join over 400,000 other informed givers and get updates on charity ratings, new features, hot topics, and tips for donating.

Help & Support