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St. Baldrick's Foundation

Conquer childhood cancers

two stars

78.93

1333 South Mayflower Avenue Suite 400
Monrovia, CA 91016
tel: (888) 899-2253   Web Site
EIN: 20-1173824

Board Leadership
Michael McCreesh
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Kathleen Ruddy
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 78.93 two stars
  Financial 70.21 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/21/2016 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

two stars

70.21

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/21/2016 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)
77.0%
  Administrative Expenses 3.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 19.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.51
  Program Expenses Growth -0.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 68.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by St. Baldrick's Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by St. Baldrick's Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
St. Baldrick's Foundation (CA) 78.93 two stars
The THANC Foundation (NY) 89.10 three stars
Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation (VA) 90.88 four stars
Breast Cancer Research Foundation (NY) 91.16 four stars
Israel Cancer Association USA (FL) 87.30 three stars

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St. Baldrick's Foundation began in 2000 as a challenge between friends and has since grown into the world's largest volunteer-powered, donor centered fundraising program for childhood cancer research. The Foundation now funds more in childhood cancer research grants than any organization except the U.S. government. Its signature head-shaving events are coordinated worldwide, where volunteers get bald to stand in solidarity with kids with cancer and raise money to support lifesaving research. Since its start, nearly 450,000 shavees, including over 59,000 women, have shaved their heads at more than 10,000 head-shaving events in 25 countries and 50 U.S. states. St. Baldrick's has committed more than $200 million since 2005 to fund local institutions as well as cooperative research on a national scale to help doctors work together to develop the best treatments for all children with cancer.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $36,108,304
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $36,108,304
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $36,108,304
   Other Revenue $643,218
TOTAL REVENUE $36,751,522
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $25,467,678
   Administrative Expenses $1,471,555
   Fundraising Expenses $7,259,404
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $34,198,637
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,552,885
   
Net Assets $17,360,397

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 12/21/2016 78.93 two stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 84.44 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 89.17 three stars
2013-06 02/01/2014 89.70 three stars
2012-06 07/01/2013 89.86 three stars
2011-06 04/01/2012 89.85 three stars
2010-06 10/01/2011 89.62 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 89.41 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 85.33 three stars
2009-06 07/01/2010 80.05 three 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 20-1173824
Name in IRS Master File ST BALDRICKS FOUNDATION INC
NTEE Code T30
NTEE Classification Public Foundations
NTEE Type Philanthropy, Voluntarism and Grantmaking Foundations
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
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 December, 2004
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$248,654 0.72% Kathleen Ruddy Executive Director

St. Baldrick's Foundation began in 2000 as a challenge between friends and has since grown into the world's largest volunteer-powered, donor centered fundraising program for childhood cancer research. The Foundation now funds more in childhood cancer research grants than any organization except the U.S. government. Its signature head-shaving events are coordinated worldwide, where volunteers get bald to stand in solidarity with kids with cancer and raise money to support lifesaving research. Since its start, nearly 450,000 shavees, including over 59,000 women, have shaved their heads at more than 10,000 head-shaving events in 25 countries and 50 U.S. states. St. Baldrick's has committed more than $200 million since 2005 to fund local institutions as well as cooperative research on a national scale to help doctors work together to develop the best treatments for all children with cancer.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
St. Baldrick's Foundation (CA) 78.93 two stars
Prevent Cancer Foundation (VA) 90.91 four stars
Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation (PA) 94.07 four stars
Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation (NY) 95.40 four stars
The Lustgarten Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research (NY) 97.23 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

St. Baldrick's Foundation
1333 South Mayflower Avenue
Suite 400
Monrovia, CA 91016
tel: (888) 899-2253
fax: (626) 584-6374
EIN: 20-1173824

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Board Leadership

Michael McCreesh
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Kathleen Ruddy
Chief Executive Officer

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