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The ALS Association, St. Louis Chapter

Create a world without ALS

four stars

95.02

2258 Weldon Parkway St. Louis, MO 63146
tel: (888) 873-8539   Web Site
EIN: 43-1458163

Board Leadership
David J. Van de Riet
Chair

CEO
Maureen Barber-Hill
President, CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.02 four stars
  Financial 92.97 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The ALS Association, St. Louis Regional Chapter is dedicated to improving the quality of life for those affected by Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, educating the community, and supporting research. Our mission is to lead the fight to treat and cure ALS through global research and nationwide advocacy while also empowering people with Lou Gehrig's Disease and their families to live fuller lives by providing them with compassionate care and support. The ALS Association is the only national health organization dedicated solely to the fight against ALS. The ALS Association covers all the bases - patient and community services, public education, advocacy, and research - in providing help and hope to those facing the disease.

The ALS Association, St. Louis Regional Chapter is dedicated to improving the quality of life for those affected by Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, educating the community, and supporting research. Our mission is to lead the fight to treat and cure ALS through global research and nationwide advocacy while also empowering people with Lou Gehrig's Disease and their families to live fuller lives by providing them with compassionate care and support. The ALS Association is the only national health organization dedicated solely to the fight against ALS. The ALS Association covers all the bases - patient and community services, public education, advocacy, and research - in providing help and hope to those facing the disease.

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Financial

four stars

92.97

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 03/01/2018 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)
79.5%
  Administrative Expenses 6.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.41
  Program Expenses Growth 8.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The ALS Association, St. Louis Chapter on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The ALS Association, St. Louis Chapter on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The ALS Association, St. Louis Chapter (MO) 95.02 four stars
The ALS Association Golden West Chapter (CA) 92.85 four stars
The ALS Association Greater New York Chapter (NY) 97.66 four stars
The ALS Association, Greater Philadelphia Chapter (PA) 87.34 three stars
The ALS Association - DC/MD/VA Chapter (MD) 85.47 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $905,628
   Federated Campaigns $186,056
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $808,895
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,900,579
   Program Service Revenue $2,687
Total Primary Revenue $1,903,266
   Other Revenue $-7,983
TOTAL REVENUE $1,895,283
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,250,255
   Administrative Expenses $86,013
   Fundraising Expenses $224,044
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,560,312
   
Payments to Affiliates $245,921
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $334,971
   
Net Assets $2,130,271

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 Care Services $873,716 69.9%
Education, Awareness, and Advocacy $376,539 30.1%

Ratings History
The ALS Association, St. Louis Chapter has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-01 03/01/2018 95.02 four stars
2016-01 04/01/2017 95.24 four stars
2015-01 06/01/2016 94.83 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-01 11/01/2015 96.11 four stars
2014-01 08/01/2015 93.30 four stars
2013-01 12/20/2013 89.72 three stars
2012-01 08/01/2013 83.52 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 43-1458163
Name in IRS Master File AMYOTROPHIC LATERAL SCLEROSIS ASSOCIATION
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 (123) Discussion groups, forums, panels lectures, etc.
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 Subordinate - the organization is a subordinate in a group ruling.
Group Name AMYOTROPHIC LATERAL SCLEROSIS ASSN
Ruling Date July, 1990
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End January
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • January, 2017
  • January, 2016
  • January, 2015
  • January, 2014
  • January, 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
$72,827 4.66% Maureen Barber-Hill President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The ALS Association, St. Louis Chapter (MO) 95.02 four stars
The ALS Association Florida Chapter (FL) 92.38 four stars
The ALS Association Western Pennsylvania Chapter (PA) 96.66 four stars
ALS Association Minnesota/North Dakota/South Dakota Chapter (MN) 89.98 three stars
ALS Therapy Development Institute (MA) 92.11 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

The ALS Association, St. Louis Chapter
2258 Weldon Parkway
St. Louis, MO 63146
tel: (888) 873-8539
fax: (314) 432-2991
EIN: 43-1458163

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Board Leadership

David J. Van de Riet
Chair

CEO

Maureen Barber-Hill
President, CEO

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