Health : Medical Research (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation

Fighting childhood cancer, one cup at a time

four stars

93.91

Bala Pointe, 111 Presidential Boulevard Suite 203
Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004
tel: (866) 333-1213   Web Site
EIN: 56-2496146

Board Leadership
Joel Frank
Chair

CEO
Elizabeth Scott
Co-Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.91 four stars
  Financial 91.40 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

To change the lives of children with cancer through funding impactful research, raising awareness, supporting families, and empowering everyone to help cure childhood cancer.

To change the lives of children with cancer through funding impactful research, raising awareness, supporting families, and empowering everyone to help cure childhood cancer.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of research studies funded
107
Number of children enrolled in ALSF's SuperSibs program
2,200
Number of families receiving travel assistance
986
This impact information is current as of March 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

91.40

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
87.6%
  Administrative Expenses 5.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.49
  Program Expenses Growth 6.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 25.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $20,360,600
   Federated Campaigns $81,817
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $3,698,627
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $24,141,044
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $24,141,044
   Other Revenue $892,264
TOTAL REVENUE $25,033,308
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $21,036,809
   Administrative Expenses $1,392,718
   Fundraising Expenses $1,725,755
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $24,155,282
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $878,026
   
Net Assets $12,921,688

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$156,501 0.64% Elizabeth Scott Co-Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$150,924 0.62% Jason Scott Co-Executive Director

Mission

To change the lives of children with cancer through funding impactful research, raising awareness, supporting families, and empowering everyone to help cure childhood cancer.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation (PA) 93.91 four stars
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A Kids' Brain Tumor Cure (MA) 92.92 four stars
International Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinemia Foundation (FL) 95.59 four stars
Dr. Susan Love Research Foundation (CA) 91.90 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation
Bala Pointe, 111 Presidential Boulevard
Suite 203
Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004
tel: (866) 333-1213
fax: (610) 649-3038
EIN: 56-2496146

Mail donations to:
Bala Pointe, 111 Presidential Boulevard
Suite 203
Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004

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Board Leadership

Joel Frank
Chair

CEO

Elizabeth Scott
Co-Executive Director