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Lung Cancer Research Foundation

Improving lung cancer outcomes by funding research for the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and cure of lung cancer.

three stars

87.86

155 East 55th Street Suite 6E
New York, NY 10022
tel: (212) 588-1580   Web Site
EIN: 14-1935776

Board Leadership
Brendon M. Stiles
Chairman

CEO
Dennis Chillemi
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.86 three stars
  Financial 82.84 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/23/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Lung Cancer Research Foundation is a nonprofit organization focused on supporting lung cancer research. Our mission is to improve lung cancer outcomes by funding research for the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and cure of lung cancer.

The Lung Cancer Research Foundation is a nonprofit organization focused on supporting lung cancer research. Our mission is to improve lung cancer outcomes by funding research for the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and cure of lung cancer.

Financial

three stars

82.84

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/23/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
79.9%
  Administrative Expenses 6.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.44
  Program Expenses Growth 8.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 39.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Lung Cancer Research Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
Joint Cost Allocation Adjustment applied. Learn more.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Lung Cancer Research Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Lung Cancer Research Foundation (NY) 87.86 three stars
Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation (MA) 96.66 four stars
National Comprehensive Cancer Network (PA) 87.95 three stars
Leukemia Research Foundation (IL) 86.64 three stars
Florida Breast Cancer Foundation (FL) 97.47 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,660,936
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $3,255,827
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $5,916,763
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $5,916,763
   Other Revenue $-579,057
TOTAL REVENUE $5,337,706
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $4,320,079
   Administrative Expenses $356,133
   Fundraising Expenses $862,562
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,538,774
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-201,068
   
Net Assets $2,409,813

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
Patient Educational Portfolio $3,130,843 72.3%
Grant Program $1,199,510 27.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 12/23/2020 87.86 three stars
2018-12 06/01/2020 88.58 three stars
2017-12 02/01/2019 92.20 four stars
2016-12 12/01/2018 89.84 three stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 88.79 three stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 86.35 three stars
2014-12 02/01/2017 75.32 two 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 14-1935776
Name in IRS Master File LUNG CANCER RESEARCH FOUNDATION
NTEE Code H30
NTEE Classification Cancer Research
NTEE Type Medical Research
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, 2005
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, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$260,000 4.69% Dennis Chillemi Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Lung Cancer Research Foundation (NY) 87.86 three stars
GO2 Foundation for Lung Cancer (CA) 92.92 four stars
National Comprehensive Cancer Network (PA) 87.95 three stars
Leukemia Research Foundation (IL) 86.64 three stars
National Ovarian Cancer Coalition (TX) 86.00 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Lung Cancer Research Foundation
155 East 55th Street
Suite 6E
New York, NY 10022
tel: (212) 588-1580
EIN: 14-1935776

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Board Leadership

Brendon M. Stiles
Chairman

CEO

Dennis Chillemi
Executive Director

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