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Cancer Support Community Los Angeles

No one should face cancer alone

three stars

87.04

1990 South Bundy Drive Suite 100
Los Angeles, CA 90025
tel: (310) 314-2555   Web Site
EIN: 33-0287070

Board Leadership
Patricia Kennedy
Chairman

CEO
Julia Forth
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.04 three stars
  Financial 85.34 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 08/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

three stars

85.34

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 08/01/2017 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)
76.3%
  Administrative Expenses 7.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 16.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.18
  Program Expenses Growth 4.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Cancer Support Community Los Angeles on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Cancer Support Community Los Angeles on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Cancer Support Community Los Angeles (CA) 87.04 three stars
Fight Colorectal Cancer (MO) 95.30 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Southeastern Michigan (MI) 91.83 four stars
Sharsheret (NJ) 99.41 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Oklahoma City (OK) 93.69 four stars

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Cancer Support Community's mission is to ensure that all people impacted by cancer are empowered by knowledge, strengthened by action, and sustained by community. From its beginnings in 1982 to today, the Cancer Support Community, now headquartered in Washington, D.C., has expanded to over 50 chapters, 100 satellite locations (i.e. in-hospital services) and online support that reach 750,000 people worldwide. All services are free of charge.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,000,291
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $165,871
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,166,162
   Program Service Revenue $450
Total Primary Revenue $3,166,612
   Other Revenue $245,659
TOTAL REVENUE $3,412,271
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,061,856
   Administrative Expenses $98,027
   Fundraising Expenses $233,239
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,393,122
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,019,149
   
Net Assets $5,861,704

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
Healthy Lifestyle Programs $499,072 47.0%
Support Groups $350,412 33.0%
Educational Workshops $95,567 9.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 08/01/2017 87.04 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 33-0287070
Name in IRS Master File CANCER SUPPORT COMMUNITY LOS ANGELES
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
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 June, 1989
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, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012

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
$111,106 7.97% Julia Forth Executive Director

Cancer Support Community's mission is to ensure that all people impacted by cancer are empowered by knowledge, strengthened by action, and sustained by community. From its beginnings in 1982 to today, the Cancer Support Community, now headquartered in Washington, D.C., has expanded to over 50 chapters, 100 satellite locations (i.e. in-hospital services) and online support that reach 750,000 people worldwide. All services are free of charge.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Cancer Support Community Los Angeles (CA) 87.04 three stars
The Shea Center for Therapeutic Riding (CA) 87.99 three stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Southern California (CA) 86.94 three stars
Eagle Mount (MT) 90.25 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kentuckiana (KY) 88.53 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Cancer Support Community Los Angeles
1990 South Bundy Drive
Suite 100
Los Angeles, CA 90025
tel: (310) 314-2555
fax: (310) 979-7586
EIN: 33-0287070

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Board Leadership

Patricia Kennedy
Chairman

CEO

Julia Forth
Executive Director

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