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Children's Leukemia Fdn of MI dba the Blood Cancer Foundation of Michigan

Supporting Patients and Families

four stars

94.83

27240 Haggerty Road Suite E-15
Farmington Hills, MI 48331
tel: (800) 825-2536   Web Site
EIN: 38-1682300

Board Leadership
James (Jim) H. Berline
Chairman

CEO
Heidi Grix
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.83 four stars
  Financial 92.69 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Children's Leukemia Fdn of MI dba the Blood Cancer Foundation of Michigan (BCFM) provides and promotes compassionate, personalized support to adults and children in Michigan affected by leukemia, lymphoma and other related blood disorders. One of BCFM's primary goals is to empower patients and families with the knowledge they need to make informed decisions to better cope with leukemia and related disorders. With the tools we provide, patients and families can tap into the information they need, as well as pose questions and share their experiences with others who are battling these diseases.

Children's Leukemia Fdn of MI dba the Blood Cancer Foundation of Michigan (BCFM) provides and promotes compassionate, personalized support to adults and children in Michigan affected by leukemia, lymphoma and other related blood disorders. One of BCFM's primary goals is to empower patients and families with the knowledge they need to make informed decisions to better cope with leukemia and related disorders. With the tools we provide, patients and families can tap into the information they need, as well as pose questions and share their experiences with others who are battling these diseases.

Financial

four stars

92.69

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
77.8%
  Administrative Expenses 7.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.28
  Program Expenses Growth 8.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Children's Leukemia Fdn of MI dba the Blood Cancer Foundation of Michigan on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Children's Leukemia Fdn of MI dba the Blood Cancer Foundation of Michigan on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Children's Leukemia Fdn of MI dba the Blood Cancer Foundation of Michigan (MI) 94.83 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Piedmont Triad (NC) 88.35 three stars
Ronald McDonald House of Rochester, Minnesota (MN) 91.80 four stars
Ronald McDonald House of Southern New Jersey (NJ) 91.23 four stars
Children's Cancer Center (FL) 94.86 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $809,607
   Federated Campaigns $147,589
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $300,712
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,257,908
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,257,908
   Other Revenue $40,293
TOTAL REVENUE $1,298,201
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $979,086
   Administrative Expenses $111,088
   Fundraising Expenses $177,373
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,267,547
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $30,654
   
Net Assets $3,693,030

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
Patient Services $616,227 62.9%
Community Education $362,859 37.1%

Ratings History
Children's Leukemia Fdn of MI dba the Blood Cancer Foundation of Michigan has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 02/01/2021 94.83 four stars
2018-06 10/01/2019 96.83 four stars
2017-06 09/01/2018 90.02 four stars
2017-06 08/01/2018 88.86 three stars
2016-06 06/01/2017 90.15 four stars
2015-06 09/01/2016 84.50 three stars
2015-06 07/01/2016 83.72 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 81.06 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 77.85 two stars
2013-06 05/01/2014 78.83 two stars
2012-06 05/01/2013 78.12 two 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 38-1682300
Name in IRS Master File CHILDRENS LEUKEMIA FOUNDATION OF MICHIGAN
NTEE Code G31
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 (161) Scientific research (diseases)
(180) Contact or sponsored scientific research for industry
(179) Other health services
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 August, 1954
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$125,650 9.91% Heidi Grix President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Children's Leukemia Fdn of MI dba the Blood Cancer Foundation of Michigan (MI) 94.83 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana (IL) 86.80 three stars
Pinky Swear Foundation (MN) 89.30 three stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of San Antonio Texas (TX) 91.33 four stars
Project Sunshine (NY) 92.03 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Children's Leukemia Fdn of MI dba the Blood Cancer Foundation of Michigan
27240 Haggerty Road
Suite E-15
Farmington Hills, MI 48331
tel: (800) 825-2536
fax: (248) 530-3042
EIN: 38-1682300

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Board Leadership

James (Jim) H. Berline
Chairman

CEO

Heidi Grix
President

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