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NephCure Kidney International

Saving kidneys. Saving lives.

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three stars

87.97

150 South Warner Road Suite 402
King of Prussia, PA 19406
tel: (866) 637-4287   Web Site
EIN: 38-3569922

Board Leadership
Irving Smokler
President

CEO
Joshua Tarnoff
CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.97 three stars
  Financial 85.00 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

NephCure Kidney International is dedicated exclusively to support research seeking the cause of the potentially debilitating kidney disease Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) and Nephrotic Syndrome, improve treatment and find a cure. As the primary source of information on Nephrotic Syndrome and FSGS, we are committed to funding research around the globe that will continue to move us closer to improved treatment and a cure. NephCure is leading the charge for legislative action to provide more federal funding for research. We are working to attract researchers to this field and to educate the public and raise awareness about Nephrotic Syndrome and FSGS.

NephCure Kidney International is dedicated exclusively to support research seeking the cause of the potentially debilitating kidney disease Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) and Nephrotic Syndrome, improve treatment and find a cure. As the primary source of information on Nephrotic Syndrome and FSGS, we are committed to funding research around the globe that will continue to move us closer to improved treatment and a cure. NephCure is leading the charge for legislative action to provide more federal funding for research. We are working to attract researchers to this field and to educate the public and raise awareness about Nephrotic Syndrome and FSGS.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2017
Number of patients positively affected by educating clinicians
2,500
This impact information is current as of July 2019, 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

three stars

85.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 12/01/2018 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)
87.3%
  Administrative Expenses 5.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.20
  Program Expenses Growth 11.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 55.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by NephCure Kidney International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by NephCure Kidney International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
NephCure Kidney International (PA) 87.97 three stars
Sarcoma Foundation of America (MD) 94.74 four stars
National Pediatric Cancer Foundation (FL) 100.00 four stars
Huntington Medical Research Institutes (CA) 87.67 three stars
Cystinosis Research Foundation (CA) 91.42 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,279,465
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,806,981
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,086,446
   Program Service Revenue $10,655
Total Primary Revenue $3,097,101
   Other Revenue $0
TOTAL REVENUE $3,097,101
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,458,593
   Administrative Expenses $151,297
   Fundraising Expenses $206,059
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,815,949
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-718,848
   
Net Assets $669,058

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 $1,381,523 39.9%
NephCure Accelerating Cures Institute $1,374,107 39.7%
Health and Education $702,963 20.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 12/01/2018 87.97 three stars
2016-12 02/01/2018 87.00 three stars
2015-12 02/01/2017 81.70 three stars
2014-12 12/21/2016 78.49 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 76.96 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 83.02 three stars
2013-12 08/01/2015 84.83 three stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 79.02 two stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 83.05 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 38-3569922
Name in IRS Master File NEPHCURE KIDNEY INTERNATIONAL
NTEE Code T22
NTEE Classification Private Independent 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 January, 2001
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, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$62,796 1.64% Mark Stone CEO, COO

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
NephCure Kidney International (PA) 87.97 three stars
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Midwest Athletes Against Childhood Cancer (WI) 95.07 four stars
Sarcoma Foundation of America (MD) 94.74 four stars
Diabetes Action Research and Education Foundation (MD) 87.62 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

NephCure Kidney International
150 South Warner Road
Suite 402
King of Prussia, PA 19406
tel: (866) 637-4287
EIN: 38-3569922

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Board Leadership

Irving Smokler
President

CEO

Joshua Tarnoff
CEO

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