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The THANC Foundation

Thyroid Head & Neck Cancer Research.

three stars

89.10

10 Union Square East Suite 5B
New York, NY 10003
tel: (212) 844-6832   Web Site
EIN: 80-0062118

Board Leadership
Wynn Plaut
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Erika Rauscher
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.10 three stars
  Financial 89.21 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 10/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

three stars

89.21

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 10/01/2016 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)
73.5%
  Administrative Expenses 14.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.61
  Program Expenses Growth 15.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 12.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The THANC Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The THANC Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The THANC Foundation (NY) 89.10 three stars
Tower Cancer Research Foundation (CA) 85.35 three stars
The Lustgarten Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research (NY) 98.23 four stars
Prevent Cancer Foundation (VA) 90.03 four stars
Israel Cancer Association USA (FL) 87.30 three stars

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The Thyroid, Head and Neck Cancer (THANC) Foundation is committed to supporting research and education in the early detection and treatment of thyroid and head and neck cancer, to advancing new therapies, and to alleviating the suffering and functional impairment of patients who undergo treatment. THANC has contributed to establishing a new molecular biology/working tissue culture laboratory. Encouraging and funding original research furthers our mission to find new therapies that help mitigate patients' suffering and functional impairment.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,139,323
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,136,191
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,275,514
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,275,514
   Other Revenue $-435,495
TOTAL REVENUE $1,840,019
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,771,081
   Administrative Expenses $281,275
   Fundraising Expenses $251,979
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,304,335
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-464,316
   
Net Assets $3,488,639

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
Research $1,771,081 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 10/01/2016 89.10 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 88.54 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 85.00 three stars
2013-12 08/01/2015 90.53 four stars
2012-12 06/01/2014 86.84 three stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 89.27 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 80-0062118
Name in IRS Master File THANC FOUNDATION INC
NTEE Code G05
NTEE Classification Research Institutes and/or Public Policy Analysis
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 March, 2004
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
  • December, 2012
  • December, 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
$175,000 7.59% Erika Rauscher Executive Director

The Thyroid, Head and Neck Cancer (THANC) Foundation is committed to supporting research and education in the early detection and treatment of thyroid and head and neck cancer, to advancing new therapies, and to alleviating the suffering and functional impairment of patients who undergo treatment. THANC has contributed to establishing a new molecular biology/working tissue culture laboratory. Encouraging and funding original research furthers our mission to find new therapies that help mitigate patients' suffering and functional impairment.

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Charity Contact Info

The THANC Foundation
10 Union Square East
Suite 5B
New York, NY 10003
tel: (212) 844-6832
fax: (212) 844-8465
EIN: 80-0062118

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Board Leadership

Wynn Plaut
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Erika Rauscher
Executive Director

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