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National Pediatric Cancer Foundation

Rise Up for a Faster Cure

four stars

100.00

5550 West Executive Drive Suite 300
Tampa, FL 33609
tel: (813) 269-0955   Web Site
EIN: 59-3097333

Board Leadership
Chris Carrere
Chairman of the Board

CEO
David Frazer
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 100.00 four stars
  Financial 100.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1991, the National Pediatric Cancer Foundation exists to raise money to fund pediatric cancer research. Our focus is to fund research which will lead to the elimination of pediatric cancer worldwide. In addition to funding valuable seed grants throughout the state of Florida, the National Pediatric Cancer Foundation has developed The Sunshine Project. This is an innovative collaboration of the nation's top doctors and researchers with one goal: to fast-track new treatments and increase the survival rate of children battling cancer. Since 2005, we have implemented the groundwork necessary to introduce less toxic, more targeted drugs into clinical trials. New compounds are currently being tested in these trials and hold great promise for children who have not experienced positive results under the standard treatment protocol.

Founded in 1991, the National Pediatric Cancer Foundation exists to raise money to fund pediatric cancer research. Our focus is to fund research which will lead to the elimination of pediatric cancer worldwide. In addition to funding valuable seed grants throughout the state of Florida, the National Pediatric Cancer Foundation has developed The Sunshine Project. This is an innovative collaboration of the nation's top doctors and researchers with one goal: to fast-track new treatments and increase the survival rate of children battling cancer. Since 2005, we have implemented the groundwork necessary to introduce less toxic, more targeted drugs into clinical trials. New compounds are currently being tested in these trials and hold great promise for children who have not experienced positive results under the standard treatment protocol.

Financial

four stars

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2018 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)
87.1%
  Administrative Expenses 7.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.96
  Program Expenses Growth 18.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Pediatric Cancer Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Pediatric Cancer Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Pediatric Cancer Foundation (FL) 100.00 four stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,878,520
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $456,505
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,335,025
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,335,025
   Other Revenue $712,306
TOTAL REVENUE $3,047,331
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,585,078
   Administrative Expenses $178,808
   Fundraising Expenses $187,084
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,950,970
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $96,361
   
Net Assets $4,718,747

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
Sunshine Project $2,585,078 100.0%

Ratings History
National Pediatric Cancer Foundation has received 7 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 02/01/2018 100.00 four stars
2016-06 03/01/2017 98.23 four stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 100.00 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-06 02/04/2016 97.33 four stars
2014-06 07/02/2015 99.33 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2015 97.09 four stars
2013-06 10/01/2014 99.01 four stars
2013-06 08/01/2014 97.00 four stars
2012-06 07/01/2013 96.97 four stars
2011-06 05/01/2012 90.28 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 88.47 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 02/01/2011 84.97 three stars
2008-06 06/01/2009 85.14 three stars
2007-06 02/01/2009 87.96 three 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 59-3097333
Name in IRS Master File NATIONAL PEDIATRIC CANCER FOUNDATION INC
NTEE Code E30
NTEE Classification Health Treatment Facilities, Primarily Outpatient
NTEE Type Health - General and Rehabilitative
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (559) Other matters
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 May, 1992
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$180,108 6.10% David Frazer CEO

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Charity Contact Info

National Pediatric Cancer Foundation
5550 West Executive Drive
Suite 300
Tampa, FL 33609
tel: (813) 269-0955
EIN: 59-3097333

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Board Leadership

Chris Carrere
Chairman of the Board

CEO

David Frazer
Chief Executive Officer

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