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Alzheimer's Foundation of America

Helping more people today than we did yesterday

four stars

95.41

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 95.41 four stars
  Financial 94.89 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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

four stars

94.89

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
79.4%
  Administrative Expenses 12.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.98
  Program Expenses Growth 8.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 11.3%
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 $8,747,139
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $82,152
   Fundraising Events $135,967
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $8,965,258
   Program Service Revenue $133,440
Total Primary Revenue $9,098,698
   Other Revenue $47,047
TOTAL REVENUE $9,145,745
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,732,130
   Administrative Expenses $952,131
   Fundraising Expenses $442,705
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,126,966
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $3,018,779
   
Net Assets $11,379,972

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$314,904 5.13% Charles J. Fuschillo Jr. 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.

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Alzheimer's Foundation of America (NY) 95.41 four stars
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Long Island Alzheimer's Foundation (NY) 89.06 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