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National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship

We advocate for quality cancer care for all individuals touched by cancer

two stars

78.86

8455 Colesville Road Suite 930
Silver Springs, MD 20910
tel: (877) 622-7937   Web Site
EIN: 85-0357897

Board Leadership
Samira K. Beckwith
Acting Board Chair

CEO
Shelley Fuld Nasso
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 78.86 two stars
  Financial 70.38 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship's (NCCS) mission is to advocate for quality cancer care for all people touched by cancer. Founded by and for cancer survivors, NCCS created the widely accepted definition of survivorship and defines someone as a cancer survivor from the time of diagnosis and for the balance of life.

National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship's (NCCS) mission is to advocate for quality cancer care for all people touched by cancer. Founded by and for cancer survivors, NCCS created the widely accepted definition of survivorship and defines someone as a cancer survivor from the time of diagnosis and for the balance of life.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of Facebook followers
10,000
This impact information is current as of January 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

two stars

70.38

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 05/01/2019 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)
77.6%
  Administrative Expenses 1.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 20.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.32
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.51
  Program Expenses Growth -2.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 27.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Constituent Voice

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How is the organization collecting feedback?
Electronic surveys (by email, tablet, etc), Paper surveys, Focus groups or interviews (by phone or in person), Constituent (client or resident, etc) advisory committees, Suggestion box/email
How is the organization using feedback?
To identify bright spots and enhance positive service experiences, To make fundamental changes to our programs and/or operations, To inform the development of new programs/projects, To identify where we are less inclusive or equitable across demographic groups, To strengthen relationships with the people we serve
With whom is the organization sharing feedback?
The people we serve, Our staff, Our board, Our funders
What challenges does the organization face when collecting feedback?
It is difficult to get the people we serve to respond to requests for feedback
Describe a recent change in your organization that resulted from feedback.
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Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship (MD) 78.86 two stars
Independence Institute (CO) 88.43 three stars
Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy (DC) 95.04 four stars
Partnership for Public Service (DC) 90.15 four stars
Michigan League for Public Policy (MI) 92.85 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,224,200
   Federated Campaigns $6,155
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $160,909
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,391,264
   Program Service Revenue $630,000
Total Primary Revenue $2,021,264
   Other Revenue $63,474
TOTAL REVENUE $2,084,738
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,663,489
   Administrative Expenses $15,554
   Fundraising Expenses $326,020
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,005,063
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $79,675
   
Net Assets $1,006,446

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
Public Policy $681,956 41.0%
Patient Education $546,151 32.8%
Cancer Policy & Advocacy Team $378,394 22.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 05/01/2019 78.86 two stars
2016-12 06/01/2018 78.55 two stars
2015-12 08/01/2017 79.56 two 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 85-0357897
Name in IRS Master File NATIONAL COALITION FOR CANCER SURVIVORSHIP
NTEE Code G30
NTEE Classification Cancer
NTEE Type Diseases, Disorders, Medical Disciplines
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (603) Non-financial services of facilities 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 January, 1997
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$215,000 10.72% Shelley Fuld Nasso Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship (MD) 78.86 two stars
The Naval Institute Foundation (MD) 95.11 four stars
Demos (NY) 87.62 three stars
Michigan League for Public Policy (MI) 92.85 four stars
CLASP (DC) 96.66 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship
8455 Colesville Road
Suite 930
Silver Springs, MD 20910
tel: (877) 622-7937
EIN: 85-0357897

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Board Leadership

Samira K. Beckwith
Acting Board Chair

CEO

Shelley Fuld Nasso
Chief Executive Officer

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