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Minnesota Ovarian Cancer Alliance

Funding research and making a difference against ovarian cancer

three stars

89.40

4604 Chicago Avenue Minneapolis, MN 55407
tel: (612) 822-0500   Web Site
EIN: 41-1960449

Board Leadership
Kris Greer
President

CEO
Kathleen Gavin
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.40 three stars
  Financial 85.01 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Since the Minnesota Ovarian Cancer Alliance was founded in 1999, our mission has been to create an awareness regarding early warning signs that may be indicative of ovarian cancer; create and promote resources for support, networking and education for women diagnosed with ovarian cancer and their families; unite and educate individuals, the medical community and organizations to achieve earlier diagnosis, better treatment and a cure for ovarian cancer; advance ovarian cancer research toward earlier diagnosis, better treatment, and a cure.

Since the Minnesota Ovarian Cancer Alliance was founded in 1999, our mission has been to create an awareness regarding early warning signs that may be indicative of ovarian cancer; create and promote resources for support, networking and education for women diagnosed with ovarian cancer and their families; unite and educate individuals, the medical community and organizations to achieve earlier diagnosis, better treatment and a cure for ovarian cancer; advance ovarian cancer research toward earlier diagnosis, better treatment, and a cure.

Financial

three stars

85.01

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 05/01/2021 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)
85.7%
  Administrative Expenses 8.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.71
  Program Expenses Growth 0.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 34.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Minnesota Ovarian Cancer Alliance on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Minnesota Ovarian Cancer Alliance on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Minnesota Ovarian Cancer Alliance (MN) 89.40 three stars
Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation (DC) 85.08 three stars
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (MA) 93.91 four stars
Pablove Foundation (CA) 87.68 three stars
Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation (PA) 95.99 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $834,713
   Federated Campaigns $30,647
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $402,869
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,268,229
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,268,229
   Other Revenue $225,724
TOTAL REVENUE $1,493,953
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,154,648
   Administrative Expenses $129,375
   Fundraising Expenses $66,800
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,350,823
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $143,130
   
Net Assets $1,035,306

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
Research Grants $733,667 63.5%
Patient and Caregiver Support $207,184 17.9%
Outreach and Awareness $173,589 15.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 05/01/2021 89.40 three stars
2018-12 06/01/2020 91.42 four stars
2018-12 02/01/2020 89.80 three stars
2017-12 12/01/2018 91.58 four stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 92.41 four stars
2015-12 02/01/2017 95.93 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 98.02 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 11/01/2015 95.96 four stars
2013-12 02/01/2015 92.06 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 41-1960449
Name in IRS Master File MINNESOTA OVARIAN CANCER ALLIANCE INC
NTEE Code H30
NTEE Classification Cancer 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 March, 2000
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$113,070 8.37% Kathleen Gavin Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Minnesota Ovarian Cancer Alliance (MN) 89.40 three stars
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (MA) 93.91 four stars
Pablove Foundation (CA) 87.68 three stars
Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation (DC) 85.08 three stars
Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network (MD) 95.04 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Minnesota Ovarian Cancer Alliance
4604 Chicago Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55407
tel: (612) 822-0500
fax: (612) 825-1140
EIN: 41-1960449

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Board Leadership

Kris Greer
President

CEO

Kathleen Gavin
Executive Director

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