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Alzheimer's Foundation of America

Helping more people today than we did yesterday

four stars

95.73

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 95.73 four stars
  Financial 95.49 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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.

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Financial

four stars

95.49

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 03/01/2019 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)
76.6%
  Administrative Expenses 14.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.35
  Program Expenses Growth 6.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.1%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $9,444,763
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $95,296
   Fundraising Events $217,112
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $9,757,171
   Program Service Revenue $95,932
Total Primary Revenue $9,853,103
   Other Revenue $113,237
TOTAL REVENUE $9,966,340
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,887,674
   Administrative Expenses $1,018,848
   Fundraising Expenses $656,173
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,562,695
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $3,403,645
   
Net Assets $14,826,736

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$342,502 5.21% Charles J. Fuschillo President, CEO

Mission

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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Alzheimer's Foundation of America (NY) 95.73 four stars
Alzheimer's Association (IL) 88.70 three stars
Fisher Center for Alzheimer's Research Foundation (NY) 100.00 four stars
Long Island Alzheimer's Foundation (NY) 91.39 four 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