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American Lung Association of the Upper Midwest

Fighting for air

three stars

89.90

13100 West Lisbon Road Suite 700
Brookfield, WI 53005
tel: (262) 703-4200   Web Site
EIN: 20-4392201

Board Leadership
Steve Mielke
Chair

CEO
Lewis Bartfield
Executive Vice President

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.90 three stars
  Financial 87.05 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 94.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The American Lung Association of the Upper Midwest (ALAUM) is committed to saving lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease. Through research, education and advocacy we are dedicated to the fight for air. ALAUM is America's oldest voluntary health organization, founded in 1904 as the National Association for the Study and Prevention of Tuberculosis. For over 100 years, the American Lung Association has lead the fight for healthy lungs and healthy air. Now in our second century, the American Lung Association is the leading organization working to save lives, improve lung health and prevent lung disease. The American Lung Association is fighting for air through research, education and advocacy.

The American Lung Association of the Upper Midwest (ALAUM) is committed to saving lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease. Through research, education and advocacy we are dedicated to the fight for air. ALAUM is America's oldest voluntary health organization, founded in 1904 as the National Association for the Study and Prevention of Tuberculosis. For over 100 years, the American Lung Association has lead the fight for healthy lungs and healthy air. Now in our second century, the American Lung Association is the leading organization working to save lives, improve lung health and prevent lung disease. The American Lung Association is fighting for air through research, education and advocacy.

Financial

three stars

87.05

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

94.00

This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
88.3%
  Administrative Expenses 4.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.80
  Program Expenses Growth 3.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 38.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Lung Association of the Upper Midwest on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Lung Association of the Upper Midwest on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Lung Association of the Upper Midwest (WI) 89.90 three stars
Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (IL) 86.54 three stars
American Lung Association of the Midland States (OH) 89.27 three stars
Pulmonary Hypertension Association (MD) 90.24 four stars
The LAM Foundation (OH) 93.56 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $11,238,071
   Federated Campaigns $438,025
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,753,522
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $6,668,123
Total Contributions $20,097,741
   Program Service Revenue $1,495,819
Total Primary Revenue $21,593,560
   Other Revenue $2,584,577
TOTAL REVENUE $24,178,137
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $22,133,114
   Administrative Expenses $1,052,194
   Fundraising Expenses $1,839,036
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $25,024,344
   
Payments to Affiliates $1,566,482
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-846,207
   
Net Assets $20,459,711

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
Tobacco Control $5,739,538 25.9%
Environmental Health $8,078,700 36.5%
Lung Cancer, Asthma, COPD and Other Lung Disease $4,485,651 20.3%
Research $2,823,664 12.8%
Community Health Services $1,005,561 4.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 03/01/2018 89.90 three stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 94.28 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 96.46 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 12/01/2015 91.21 four stars
2013-06 08/01/2014 93.51 four stars
2012-06 05/06/2013 84.74 three stars
2011-06 03/01/2012 93.32 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 90.07 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 12/22/2010 90.88 four 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 20-4392201
Name in IRS Master File AMERICAN LUNG ASSOCIATION OF THEUPPER MIDWEST
NTEE Code G45
NTEE Classification Lung Disease
NTEE Type Diseases, Disorders, Medical Disciplines
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 April, 2006
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End July
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • 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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$276,154 1.10% Lewis A. Bartfield President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Lung Association of the Upper Midwest (WI) 89.90 three stars
American Lung Association of the Midland States (OH) 89.27 three stars
American Lung Association of the Mid-Atlantic (PA) 86.36 three stars
Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (IL) 86.54 three stars
Breathe California of Los Angeles County (CA) 89.38 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

American Lung Association of the Upper Midwest
13100 West Lisbon Road
Suite 700
Brookfield, WI 53005
tel: (262) 703-4200
fax: (262) 781-5180
EIN: 20-4392201

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Board Leadership

Steve Mielke
Chair

CEO

Lewis Bartfield
Executive Vice President

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