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Arthritis National Research Foundation

Funding research to cure arthritis!

four stars

97.63

5354 E. 2nd St. Suite 201
Long Beach, CA 90803
tel: (800) 588-2873   Web Site
EIN: 95-6043953

Board Leadership
Debra Sampson
President

CEO
Zaher Nahle, PhD, MPA
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 97.63 four stars
  Financial 96.65 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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.

To provide initial research funding to brilliant, investigative scientists with new ideas to cure arthritis and related autoimmune diseases.

Financial

four stars

96.65

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 09/01/2018 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)
91.2%
  Administrative Expenses 6.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.95
  Program Expenses Growth 4.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.6%
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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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $706,729
   Federated Campaigns $123,070
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $829,799
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $829,799
   Other Revenue $451,347
TOTAL REVENUE $1,281,146
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,504,979
   Administrative Expenses $127,560
   Fundraising Expenses $37,554
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,670,093
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-388,947
   
Net Assets $8,209,489

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 $1,504,979 100.0%

Ratings History
Arthritis National Research Foundation has received 10 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
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)
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  • March, 2017
  • March, 2016
  • March, 2015
  • March, 2014
  • March, 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
$120,000 7.18% Helene Belisle Executive Director

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Charity Contact Info

Arthritis National Research Foundation
5354 E. 2nd St.
Suite 201
Long Beach, CA 90803
tel: (800) 588-2873
EIN: 95-6043953

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Board Leadership

Debra Sampson
President

CEO

Zaher Nahle, PhD, MPA
Executive Director

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