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Alzheimer's Research & Prevention Foundation

Working towards prevention since 1993

three stars

81.40

P.O. Box 30783 Tucson, AZ 85751
tel: (888) 908-5766   Web Site
EIN: 86-0735832

Board Leadership
Dharma Singh Khalsa
President, Medical Director

CEO
Dharma Singh Khalsa
President, Medical Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 81.40 three stars
  Financial 96.08 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 74.00 two stars
This rating was published 04/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1993, the mission of the Alzheimer's Research and Prevention Foundation (ARPF) is to reduce the incidence of Alzheimer's disease by conducting clinical research and providing educational outreach. For almost 20 years, the ARPF has been on the leading edge by researching, advocating, and educating about a holistic approach to preventing memory loss and Alzheimer's.

Founded in 1993, the mission of the Alzheimer's Research and Prevention Foundation (ARPF) is to reduce the incidence of Alzheimer's disease by conducting clinical research and providing educational outreach. For almost 20 years, the ARPF has been on the leading edge by researching, advocating, and educating about a holistic approach to preventing memory loss and Alzheimer's.

Financial

four stars

96.08

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

74.00

This rating was published 04/01/2021 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)
93.3%
  Administrative Expenses 2.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.66
  Program Expenses Growth 4.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Alzheimer's Research & Prevention Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Alzheimer's Research & Prevention Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Here's how this organization is listening and learning from the people they serve:
How is the organization collecting feedback?
Electronic surveys (by email, tablet, etc), Focus groups or interviews (by phone or in person), Constituent (client or resident, etc) advisory committees
How is the organization using feedback?
To identify bright spots and enhance positive service experiences, To inform the development of new programs/projects, To identify where we are less inclusive or equitable across demographic groups, To strengthen relationships with the people we serve
With whom is the organization sharing feedback?
The people we serve, Our staff, Our board, Our funders, Our community partners
What challenges does the organization face when collecting feedback?
It is difficult to get the people we serve to respond to requests for feedback, Staff find it hard to prioritize feedback collection and review due to lack of time, It is hard to come up with good questions to ask people, It is difficult to identify actionable feedback
Describe a recent change in your organization that resulted from feedback.
We are filling in the gaps in our Brain Longevity Therapy Training to reflect the greater risk factors that African Americans have of Alzheimer's disease
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Alzheimer's Research & Prevention Foundation (AZ) 81.40 three stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $434,614
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $434,614
   Program Service Revenue $47,892
Total Primary Revenue $482,506
   Other Revenue $25,339
TOTAL REVENUE $507,845
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $768,308
   Administrative Expenses $22,901
   Fundraising Expenses $16,947
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $808,156
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-300,311
   
Net Assets $2,749,951

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 $768,308 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 04/01/2021 81.40 three stars
2018-12 03/01/2020 81.02 three stars
2017-12 04/01/2019 80.50 three stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 81.61 three stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 81.61 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 81.61 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 81.24 three stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 80.18 three stars
2012-12 12/01/2013 84.05 three stars
2011-12 08/01/2013 78.78 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 86-0735832
Name in IRS Master File ALZHEIMERS RESEARCH AND PREVENTION FOUNDATION
NTEE Code H00
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 (161) Scientific research (diseases)
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 September, 1993
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$300,000 37.12% Dharma Singh Khalsa President

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Charity Contact Info

Alzheimer's Research & Prevention Foundation
P.O. Box 30783
Tucson, AZ 85751
tel: (888) 908-5766
fax: (480) 289-5765
EIN: 86-0735832

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Board Leadership

Dharma Singh Khalsa
President, Medical Director

CEO

Dharma Singh Khalsa
President, Medical Director

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