Health : Medical Research (Grantmaking)

Sarcoma Foundation of America

Finding the cure in our time

four stars

96.55

9899 Main Street Suite 204
Damascus, MD 20872
tel: (301) 253-8687   Web Site
EIN: 52-2275294

Board Leadership
Mark Thornton
President

CEO
Bert Thomas
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.55 four stars
  Financial 95.13 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

95.13

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 05/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
79.6%
  Administrative Expenses 11.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.37
  Program Expenses Growth 7.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Sarcoma Foundation of America on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Sarcoma Foundation of America on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $807,343
   Federated Campaigns $21,283
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $506,931
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,335,557
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,335,557
   Other Revenue $418,306
TOTAL REVENUE $1,753,863
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,425,130
   Administrative Expenses $180,310
   Fundraising Expenses $156,768
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,762,208
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-8,345
   
Net Assets $4,746,578

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$137,667 7.81% Bert Thomas Chief Executive Officer

Mission

The mission of the Sarcoma Foundation of America (SFA) is to advocate for sarcoma patients by funding research and by increasing awareness about the disease. The organization raises money to privately fund grants for sarcoma researchers and conducts education and advocacy efforts on behalf of sarcoma patients.

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Charity Contact Info

Sarcoma Foundation of America
9899 Main Street
Suite 204
Damascus, MD 20872
tel: (301) 253-8687
fax: (301) 253-8690
EIN: 52-2275294

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Board Leadership

Mark Thornton
President

CEO

Bert Thomas
Chief Executive Officer

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