Health : Medical Research (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

CURE Epilepsy

Our commitment is unrelenting.

89.24

420 N. Wabash Avenue Suite 650
Chicago, IL 60611
tel: (312) 255-1801   Web Site
EIN: 36-4253176

Board Leadership
Stacey Pigott
Chair

CEO
Beth Lewin Dean
CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.24
  Financial 84.79
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 05/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

CURE's mission is to find a cure for epilepsy, by promoting and funding patient-focused research.

CURE's mission is to find a cure for epilepsy, by promoting and funding patient-focused research.

Financial

84.79

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 05/01/2021 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)
81.4%
  Administrative Expenses 6.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.22
  Program Expenses Growth 1.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 38.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by CURE Epilepsy on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by CURE Epilepsy on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,559,230
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,788,165
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $2,252,602
Total Contributions $7,599,997
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $7,599,997
   Other Revenue $-115,084
TOTAL REVENUE $7,484,913
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,317,955
   Administrative Expenses $367,363
   Fundraising Expenses $578,128
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,263,446
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,221,467
   
Net Assets $6,880,437

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$183,370 2.92% Beth Lewin Dean CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$277,064 4.42% Laura Lubbers Chief Scientific Officer

Mission

CURE's mission is to find a cure for epilepsy, by promoting and funding patient-focused research.

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CURE Epilepsy (IL) 89.24
CDC Foundation (GA) 100.00
MPN Research Foundation (IL) 89.76
Be The Match Foundation (MN) 88.82
American Committee for the Weizmann Institute of Science (NY) 95.77

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Charity Contact Info

CURE Epilepsy
420 N. Wabash Avenue
Suite 650
Chicago, IL 60611
tel: (312) 255-1801
EIN: 36-4253176

Mail donations to:
PO Box 10572
Chicago, IL 60610

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Board Leadership

Stacey Pigott
Chair

CEO

Beth Lewin Dean
CEO