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Alzheimer's Foundation of America

Helping more people today than we did yesterday

four stars

91.30

322 Eighth Avenue 7th Floor
New York, NY 10001
tel: (866) 232-8484   Web Site
EIN: 91-1792864

Board Leadership
Bert E. Brodsky
Chairman

CEO
Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr.
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.30 four stars
  Financial 87.70 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Alzheimer's Foundation of America (AFA) was founded by a consortium of organizations to fill the gap that existed on a national level to assure quality of care and excellence in service to individuals with Alzheimer's disease and related illnesses, and to their caregivers and families. AFA's mission is to provide optimal care and services to individuals confronting dementia, and to their caregivers and families - through member organizations dedicated to improving quality of life. AFA believes that by raising awareness of the disease and educating healthcare professionals and the public at large, we will: help remove the stigma of the disease; lead to early detection and proper treatment; prompt greater utilization of community resources; and ultimately improve quality of life.

The Alzheimer's Foundation of America (AFA) was founded by a consortium of organizations to fill the gap that existed on a national level to assure quality of care and excellence in service to individuals with Alzheimer's disease and related illnesses, and to their caregivers and families. AFA's mission is to provide optimal care and services to individuals confronting dementia, and to their caregivers and families - through member organizations dedicated to improving quality of life. AFA believes that by raising awareness of the disease and educating healthcare professionals and the public at large, we will: help remove the stigma of the disease; lead to early detection and proper treatment; prompt greater utilization of community resources; and ultimately improve quality of life.

Financial

three stars

87.70

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2021 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)
76.4%
  Administrative Expenses 11.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.90
  Program Expenses Growth 1.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Alzheimer's Foundation of America on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Alzheimer's Foundation of America on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Alzheimer's Foundation of America (NY) 91.30 four stars
Fisher Center for Alzheimer's Research Foundation (NY) 95.07 four stars
MemoryCare (NC) 92.21 four stars
Alzheimer's Association (IL) 87.33 three stars
The Long Island Alzheimer's and Dementia Center (NY) 93.70 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $11,136,916
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $62,590
   Fundraising Events $372,232
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $11,571,738
   Program Service Revenue $92,313
Total Primary Revenue $11,664,051
   Other Revenue $479,512
TOTAL REVENUE $12,143,563
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,971,824
   Administrative Expenses $647,670
   Fundraising Expenses $1,042,859
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,662,353
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $5,481,210
   
Net Assets $25,852,619

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
Alzheimer's Foundation of America has received 7 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 06/01/2021 91.30 four stars
2018-12 03/01/2020 94.60 four stars
2017-12 03/01/2019 95.73 four stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 95.41 four stars
2015-12 07/01/2017 95.79 four stars
2014-12 07/01/2016 97.15 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 92.21 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 09/01/2015 97.13 four stars
2013-12 08/01/2015 89.01 three stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 94.42 four stars
2011-12 08/01/2013 86.57 three stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 71.24 two stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 84.04 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 06/01/2011 78.87 two stars
2008-12 12/01/2010 93.16 four 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 91-1792864
Name in IRS Master File ALZHEIMERS FOUNDATION OF AMERICA INC
NTEE Code G83
NTEE Classification Alzheimer's Disease
NTEE Type Diseases, Disorders, Medical Disciplines
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(603) Non-financial services of facilities to other organizations
(205) Professional association
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 January, 1998
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, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$335,710 5.03% Charles J. Fuschillo Jr. President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Alzheimer's Foundation of America (NY) 91.30 four stars
Fisher Center for Alzheimer's Research Foundation (NY) 95.07 four stars
The Long Island Alzheimer's and Dementia Center (NY) 93.70 four stars
MemoryCare (NC) 92.21 four stars
Alzheimer's Association (IL) 87.33 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Alzheimer's Foundation of America
322 Eighth Avenue
7th Floor
New York, NY 10001
tel: (866) 232-8484
fax: (646) 638-1546
EIN: 91-1792864

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Board Leadership

Bert E. Brodsky
Chairman

CEO

Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr.
Chief Executive Officer

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