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Arthritis National Research Foundation

Funding early stage research to cure arthritis and related autoimmune diseases

four stars

99.76

19200 Von Karman Avenue Suite 350
Irvine, CA 92612
tel: (800) 588-2873   Web Site
EIN: 95-6043953

Board Leadership
Schalon Newton, DBA
Board Chair and President

CEO
Emily Boyd Stormoen
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 99.76 four stars
  Financial 99.67 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

To provide initial research funding to brilliant, investigative scientists with new ideas to cure arthritis and related autoimmune diseases. The mission is to provide grants for promising early research which will support the career development of early research scientists to help them continue their career as independent researchers.

To provide initial research funding to brilliant, investigative scientists with new ideas to cure arthritis and related autoimmune diseases. The mission is to provide grants for promising early research which will support the career development of early research scientists to help them continue their career as independent researchers.

Financial

four stars

99.67

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2020 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)
88.4%
  Administrative Expenses 7.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.43
  Program Expenses Growth 7.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Arthritis National Research Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Arthritis National Research Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Arthritis National Research Foundation (CA) 99.76 four stars
Brain & Behavior Research Foundation (NY) 88.78 three stars
Huntington Medical Research Institutes (CA) 85.49 three stars
Focused Ultrasound Foundation (VA) 96.13 four stars
American Foundation for Surgery of the Hand (IL) 92.02 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,235,459
   Federated Campaigns $156,072
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,391,531
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,391,531
   Other Revenue $249,682
TOTAL REVENUE $1,641,213
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,079,386
   Administrative Expenses $168,879
   Fundraising Expenses $111,029
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,359,294
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-718,081
   
Net Assets $8,966,431

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
Arthritis Research Grants $1,839,044 88.4%
Awareness Programs $240,342 11.6%

Ratings History
Arthritis National Research Foundation has received 12 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-03 11/01/2020 99.76 four stars
2018-03 07/01/2019 94.34 four stars
2017-03 09/01/2018 97.63 four stars
2016-03 06/01/2017 100.00 four stars
2016-03 05/01/2017 97.17 four stars
2015-03 06/01/2016 97.46 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-03 03/01/2016 90.47 four stars
2015-03 02/01/2016 90.06 four stars
2014-03 02/01/2015 92.34 four stars
2013-03 03/01/2014 98.45 four stars
2012-03 03/01/2013 99.45 four stars
2011-03 07/01/2012 97.36 four stars
2011-03 04/01/2012 96.62 four stars
2010-03 09/20/2011 93.51 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-03 07/01/2011 93.84 four stars
2009-03 11/24/2010 96.48 four stars
2008-03 03/01/2009 95.96 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 95-6043953
Name in IRS Master File ARTHRITIS NATIONAL RESEARCH FOUNDATION
NTEE Code H51
NTEE Classification Arthritis Research
NTEE Type Medical Research
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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 April, 1973
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End March
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • March, 2018
  • March, 2017
  • March, 2016
  • March, 2015
  • March, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$122,917 5.20% Zaher Nahle Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Arthritis National Research Foundation (CA) 99.76 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

Arthritis National Research Foundation
19200 Von Karman Avenue
Suite 350
Irvine, CA 92612
tel: (800) 588-2873
EIN: 95-6043953

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Board Leadership

Schalon Newton, DBA
Board Chair and President

CEO

Emily Boyd Stormoen
Chief Executive Officer

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