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MPN Research Foundation

Advancing Blood Cancer Research

three stars

88.13

180 North Michigan Ave. Suite 1870
Chicago, IL 60601
tel: (312) 683-7243   Web Site
EIN: 36-4330967

Board Leadership
Robert Rosen
Board Chair

CEO
Robert Rosen
Chairman

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.13 three stars
  Financial 83.71 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

three stars

83.71

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 02/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
76.4%
  Administrative Expenses 10.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.06
  Program Expenses Growth 2.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 29.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by MPN Research Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by MPN Research Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
MPN Research Foundation (IL) 88.13 three stars
Autism Research Institute (CA) 92.74 four stars
American Foundation for Surgery of the Hand (IL) 90.66 four stars
TB Alliance (NY) 90.58 four stars
Children's Cancer & Blood Foundation (NY) 86.84 three stars

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The primary mission of MPN Research Foundation (formerly MPD Foundation) is to stimulate original research in pursuit of new treatments and eventually a cure for the myeloproliferative neoplasms (MPNs) polycythemia vera, primary myelofibrosis and essential thrombocythemia. In addition, the MPN Research Foundation promotes collaboration in the scientific community to accelerate MPN research, and serves as a powerful patient advocacy group for MPN patients and their families.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,939,286
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,939,286
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,939,286
   Other Revenue $6,849
TOTAL REVENUE $1,946,135
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,202,171
   Administrative Expenses $159,614
   Fundraising Expenses $178,828
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,540,613
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $405,522
   
Net Assets $1,459,541

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
Funding Research $1,202,171 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-11 02/01/2017 88.13 three stars
2014-11 07/01/2016 87.51 three stars
2014-11 06/01/2016 86.29 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-11 11/01/2015 92.49 four stars
2013-11 06/01/2015 79.81 two stars
2012-11 07/01/2014 84.18 three stars
2012-11 11/01/2013 83.43 three stars
2011-11 07/01/2012 91.41 four stars
2010-11 06/01/2012 88.35 three stars
2010-11 09/20/2011 86.28 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-11 11/24/2010 78.88 two stars
2008-11 10/01/2009 87.28 three stars
2007-11 11/01/2008 87.56 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 36-4330967
Name in IRS Master File MPN RESEARCH FOUNDATION
NTEE Code H50
NTEE Classification Nerve, Muscle, Bone Research
NTEE Type Medical Research
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
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 February, 2000
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End November
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • November, 2015
  • November, 2014
  • November, 2013
  • November, 2012
  • November, 2011

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
Not compensated -- Robert Rosen Chairman

The primary mission of MPN Research Foundation (formerly MPD Foundation) is to stimulate original research in pursuit of new treatments and eventually a cure for the myeloproliferative neoplasms (MPNs) polycythemia vera, primary myelofibrosis and essential thrombocythemia. In addition, the MPN Research Foundation promotes collaboration in the scientific community to accelerate MPN research, and serves as a powerful patient advocacy group for MPN patients and their families.

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Charity Contact Info

MPN Research Foundation
180 North Michigan Ave.
Suite 1870
Chicago, IL 60601
tel: (312) 683-7243
fax: (312) 332-0840
EIN: 36-4330967

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Board Leadership

Robert Rosen
Board Chair

CEO

Robert Rosen
Chairman

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