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ALS Therapy Development Institute

Developing effective therapeutics that stop ALS as soon as possible

four stars

92.92

300 Technology Square Suite 400
Cambridge, MA 02139
tel: (617) 441-7200   Web Site
EIN: 04-3462719

Board Leadership
Augie Nieto
Chairman

CEO
Steven Perrin
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.92 four stars
  Financial 90.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

four stars

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/01/2016 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)
87.6%
  Administrative Expenses 4.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.48
  Program Expenses Growth 10.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 35.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by ALS Therapy Development Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by ALS Therapy Development Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
ALS Therapy Development Institute (MA) 92.92 four stars
ALS Association Minnesota/North Dakota/South Dakota Chapter (MN) 89.50 three stars
The ALS Association of Georgia (GA) 95.64 four stars
The ALS Association Western Pennsylvania Chapter (PA) 92.22 four stars
Les Turner ALS Foundation (IL) 90.97 four stars

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The mission of the ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI) is to develop effective therapeutics that stop ALS as soon as possible. Focused on meeting this urgent unmet medical need, ALS TDI executes a robust discovery program, as well as a multi-pronged approach to validate potential therapeutics; including small molecules, protein biologics, gene therapies and cell-based constructs. The Institute's unique, industrial-scale platform allows for the development and testing of dozens of potential therapeutics each year.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $921,162
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $6,822,397
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $7,743,559
   Program Service Revenue $293,663
Total Primary Revenue $8,037,222
   Other Revenue $1,363,309
TOTAL REVENUE $9,400,531
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $11,265,581
   Administrative Expenses $556,945
   Fundraising Expenses $855,789
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $12,678,315
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-3,277,784
   
Net Assets $5,429,444

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History
ALS Therapy Development Institute has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 12/01/2016 92.92 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 96.46 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 97.29 four stars
2013-12 08/01/2015 97.31 four stars
2013-12 04/01/2015 96.09 four stars
2012-12 12/01/2013 97.31 four stars
2011-12 03/01/2013 85.41 three stars
2011-12 02/01/2013 85.14 three stars
2010-12 02/01/2012 95.92 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 95.86 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 95.73 four stars
2008-12 07/01/2010 93.69 four 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 04-3462719
Name in IRS Master File ALS THERAPY DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION INC
NTEE Code H80
NTEE Classification Specifically Named Diseases Research
NTEE Type Medical Research
Classification Educational 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 July, 1999
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 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
$350,335 2.76% Steven Perrin Chief Executive Officer, CSO

The mission of the ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI) is to develop effective therapeutics that stop ALS as soon as possible. Focused on meeting this urgent unmet medical need, ALS TDI executes a robust discovery program, as well as a multi-pronged approach to validate potential therapeutics; including small molecules, protein biologics, gene therapies and cell-based constructs. The Institute's unique, industrial-scale platform allows for the development and testing of dozens of potential therapeutics each year.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
ALS Therapy Development Institute (MA) 92.92 four stars
The ALS Association Florida Chapter (FL) 93.98 four stars
The ALS Association Golden West Chapter (CA) 92.91 four stars
The ALS Association Greater New York Chapter (NY) 97.64 four stars
The ALS Association Western Pennsylvania Chapter (PA) 92.22 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

ALS Therapy Development Institute
300 Technology Square
Suite 400
Cambridge, MA 02139
tel: (617) 441-7200
EIN: 04-3462719

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Board Leadership

Augie Nieto
Chairman

CEO

Steven Perrin
Chief Executive Officer

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