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Health : Patient and Family Support

Connecticut Cancer Foundation

Financially assisting cancer patients and their families

three stars

88.74

15 North Main Street Old Saybrook, CT 06475
tel: (860) 388-0788   Web Site
EIN: 06-1240574

Board Leadership
John C. Ellis
Chairman

CEO
Jane G. Ellis
President and Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.74 three stars
  Financial 84.09 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1987, Connecticut Cancer Foundation (formerly Connecticut Sports Foundation) financially assists Connecticut cancer patients and their families as well as fund cancer research. CCF is able to quickly and compassionately provide patients and families with direct financial assistance for rent/mortgage, utilities, transportation, medication and more. Resources are provided with dignity and privacy, helping patients maintain self-respect while lessening the stress that may inhibit their recovery.

Founded in 1987, Connecticut Cancer Foundation (formerly Connecticut Sports Foundation) financially assists Connecticut cancer patients and their families as well as fund cancer research. CCF is able to quickly and compassionately provide patients and families with direct financial assistance for rent/mortgage, utilities, transportation, medication and more. Resources are provided with dignity and privacy, helping patients maintain self-respect while lessening the stress that may inhibit their recovery.

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Financial

three stars

84.09

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 08/01/2018 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)
72.2%
  Administrative Expenses 14.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 8.78
  Program Expenses Growth 7.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 20.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Connecticut Cancer Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Connecticut Cancer Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Connecticut Cancer Foundation (CT) 88.74 three stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Oklahoma City (OK) 91.88 four stars
Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered (FL) 90.97 four stars
Friends of Karen (NY) 89.74 three stars
Family Reach Foundation (NJ) 94.79 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $257,341
   Federated Campaigns $2,234
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $643,333
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $902,908
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $902,908
   Other Revenue $612,288
TOTAL REVENUE $1,515,196
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $664,411
   Administrative Expenses $115,625
   Fundraising Expenses $162,751
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $942,787
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $572,409
   
Net Assets $7,710,731

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
Assistance to Cancer Patients & Their Families $539,411 81.2%
Research Support $125,000 18.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 08/01/2018 88.74 three stars
2016-06 07/01/2017 91.73 four stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 88.88 three stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 88.68 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 85.53 three stars
2013-06 02/01/2015 84.42 three stars
2013-06 05/01/2014 81.16 three stars
2012-06 04/01/2013 86.41 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 06-1240574
Name in IRS Master File CONNECTICUT CANCER FOUNDATION INC
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 (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
(927) Fundraising
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 October, 1989
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
$91,647 9.72% Jane G. Ellis Executive Director, President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Connecticut Cancer Foundation (CT) 88.74 three stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Intermountain Area (UT) 94.35 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Ozarks (MO) 90.24 four stars
Cancer Support Community North Texas (TX) 92.95 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Memphis (TN) 90.77 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Connecticut Cancer Foundation
15 North Main Street
Old Saybrook, CT 06475
tel: (860) 388-0788
fax: (860) 288-5408
EIN: 06-1240574

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Board Leadership

John C. Ellis
Chairman

CEO

Jane G. Ellis
President and Executive Director

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