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Dr. Susan Love Research Foundation

For a future without breast cancer

four stars

91.98

16133 Ventura Boulevard Suite 1000
Encino, CA 91436
tel: (310) 828-0060   Web Site
EIN: 77-0009065

Board Leadership
Meribeth Brand
Chair

CEO
Heather Cooper Ortner
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.98 four stars
  Financial 89.40 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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

Financial

three stars

89.40

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 07/01/2017 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)
81.9%
  Administrative Expenses 7.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.12
  Program Expenses Growth 5.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 10.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Dr. Susan Love Research Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Dr. Susan Love Research Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Dr. Susan Love Research Foundation (CA) 91.98 four stars
Lung Cancer Research Foundation (NY) 88.79 three stars
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (MA) 89.82 three stars
The Lustgarten Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research (NY) 98.23 four stars
A Kids' Brain Tumor Cure (NY) 97.74 four stars

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The Mission of the Dr. Susan Love Research Foundation is to create a future without breast cancer by focusing on the cause and prevention. We will meet this challenge by being fast, flexible, and project-based. We will identify needs and determine how these needs can be quickly met, not by emulating existing nonprofit organizations but by designing a new model specific to the tasks at hand. We will find the most effective route to breast cancer eradication, whether it is in the not-for-profit arena, the for-profit arena, or both. We will approach problems by collaborating and coordinating with other organizations. We will facilitate solutions to be adopted by others.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,223,512
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $163,793
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $579,877
Total Contributions $2,967,182
   Program Service Revenue $51,500
Total Primary Revenue $3,018,682
   Other Revenue $-168,319
TOTAL REVENUE $2,850,363
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,272,183
   Administrative Expenses $217,621
   Fundraising Expenses $273,590
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,763,394
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $86,969
   
Net Assets $2,963,707

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 $2,063,209 90.8%
Education & Outreach Program $208,974 9.2%

Ratings History
Dr. Susan Love Research Foundation has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 07/01/2017 91.98 four stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 95.01 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 85.07 three stars
2013-06 06/01/2014 94.14 four stars
2012-06 05/01/2013 90.27 four stars
2011-06 12/01/2012 91.42 four stars
2011-06 11/06/2012 90.10 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 77-0009065
Name in IRS Master File DR SUSAN LOVE RESEARCH FOUNDATION
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
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
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 March, 1984
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$210,000 7.59% Susan Love President

The Mission of the Dr. Susan Love Research Foundation is to create a future without breast cancer by focusing on the cause and prevention. We will meet this challenge by being fast, flexible, and project-based. We will identify needs and determine how these needs can be quickly met, not by emulating existing nonprofit organizations but by designing a new model specific to the tasks at hand. We will find the most effective route to breast cancer eradication, whether it is in the not-for-profit arena, the for-profit arena, or both. We will approach problems by collaborating and coordinating with other organizations. We will facilitate solutions to be adopted by others.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Dr. Susan Love Research Foundation (CA) 91.98 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

Dr. Susan Love Research Foundation
16133 Ventura Boulevard
Suite 1000
Encino, CA 91436
tel: (310) 828-0060
fax: (310) 828-5403
EIN: 77-0009065

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Board Leadership

Meribeth Brand
Chair

CEO

Heather Cooper Ortner
Chief Executive Officer

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