Health : Diseases, Disorders, and Disciplines

The ALS Association Greater New York Chapter

Fighting Lou Gherig's Disease

four stars

97.66

42 Broadway Suite 1724
New York, NY 10004
tel: (212) 619-1400   Web Site
EIN: 13-3616680

Board Leadership
Allen J. Popowitz
Chairman

CEO
Kristen Cocoman
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 97.66 four stars
  Financial 96.70 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.

The ALS Association's mission is to lead the fight to cure and treat ALS through global, cutting-edge research and to empower people with Lou Gehrig's disease and their families to live fuller lives by providing them with compassionate care and support. As one of The ALS Association's leading chapters, the Greater New York Chapter plays a major role in promoting the mission of The ALS Association by: providing quality services to patients and families; funding aggressive, cutting-edge research to find a cure; supporting The ALS Association's national advocacy program and heightening awareness of ALS.

The ALS Association's mission is to lead the fight to cure and treat ALS through global, cutting-edge research and to empower people with Lou Gehrig's disease and their families to live fuller lives by providing them with compassionate care and support. As one of The ALS Association's leading chapters, the Greater New York Chapter plays a major role in promoting the mission of The ALS Association by: providing quality services to patients and families; funding aggressive, cutting-edge research to find a cure; supporting The ALS Association's national advocacy program and heightening awareness of ALS.

Financial

four stars

96.70

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)
82.2%
  Administrative Expenses 7.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.70
  Program Expenses Growth 16.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The ALS Association Greater New York Chapter on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The ALS Association Greater New York Chapter on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,448,188
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $3,500,754
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $250,000
Total Contributions $6,198,942
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $6,198,942
   Other Revenue $-1,053,362
TOTAL REVENUE $5,145,580
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,172,141
   Administrative Expenses $421,034
   Fundraising Expenses $538,943
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,132,118
   
Payments to Affiliates $350,240
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $13,462
   
Net Assets $8,456,303

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$281,686 5.48% Dorine Gordon President, CEO

Mission

The ALS Association's mission is to lead the fight to cure and treat ALS through global, cutting-edge research and to empower people with Lou Gehrig's disease and their families to live fuller lives by providing them with compassionate care and support. As one of The ALS Association's leading chapters, the Greater New York Chapter plays a major role in promoting the mission of The ALS Association by: providing quality services to patients and families; funding aggressive, cutting-edge research to find a cure; supporting The ALS Association's national advocacy program and heightening awareness of ALS.

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The ALS Association Greater New York Chapter (NY) 97.66 four stars
Les Turner ALS Foundation (IL) 85.71 three stars
The ALS Association Florida Chapter (FL) 92.38 four stars
The ALS Association Georgia Chapter (GA) 95.80 four stars
The ALS Association, National Office (DC) 96.48 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

The ALS Association Greater New York Chapter
42 Broadway
Suite 1724
New York, NY 10004
tel: (212) 619-1400
fax: (212) 619-7409
EIN: 13-3616680

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Board Leadership

Allen J. Popowitz
Chairman

CEO

Kristen Cocoman
President and CEO