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Fight Colorectal Cancer

Get behind a cure

four stars

95.30

134 West Park Central Square Suite 210
Springfield, MO 65806
tel: (703) 548-1225   Web Site
EIN: 20-2622550

Board Leadership
Nancy Roach
Founder & Chair

CEO
Anjee Davis
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.30 four stars
  Financial 93.36 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

four stars

93.36

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 05/01/2017 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)
92.8%
  Administrative Expenses 2.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.58
  Program Expenses Growth 5.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Fight Colorectal Cancer on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Fight Colorectal Cancer on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Fight Colorectal Cancer (MO) 95.30 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Charleston (SC) 89.34 three stars
HealthWell Foundation (VA) 97.17 four stars
Children of Bellevue (NY) 85.28 three stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Baltimore (MD) 89.90 three stars

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Founded in 2005, Fight Colorectal Cancer is the leading national colorectal cancer advocacy organization empowering survivors to raise their voices, training advocates around the country, and educating lawmakers and pushing them for better policies. They offer support for patients, family members and their caregivers, and they serve as a resource for colorectal cancer advocates, policymakers, medical professionals, and healthcare providers. Additionally, Fight Colorectal Cancer does everything they can to increase and improve research at all stages of development and for all stages of cancer.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,779,855
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,779,855
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,779,855
   Other Revenue $22,531
TOTAL REVENUE $1,802,386
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,439,832
   Administrative Expenses $25,516
   Fundraising Expenses $76,164
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,541,512
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $260,874
   
Net Assets $842,074

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
Awareness $738,788 51.3%
Policy $396,163 27.5%
Research $304,881 21.2%

Ratings History
Fight Colorectal Cancer has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 05/01/2017 95.30 four stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 91.73 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-06 03/01/2016 92.87 four stars
2014-06 09/01/2015 90.85 four stars
2013-06 08/01/2014 95.89 four stars
2013-06 07/01/2014 95.01 four stars
2012-06 10/01/2013 88.78 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 20-2622550
Name in IRS Master File COLORECTAL CANCER COALITION INC
NTEE Code G30
NTEE Classification Cancer
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 September, 2005
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$108,236 7.02% Anjelica Davis President

Founded in 2005, Fight Colorectal Cancer is the leading national colorectal cancer advocacy organization empowering survivors to raise their voices, training advocates around the country, and educating lawmakers and pushing them for better policies. They offer support for patients, family members and their caregivers, and they serve as a resource for colorectal cancer advocates, policymakers, medical professionals, and healthcare providers. Additionally, Fight Colorectal Cancer does everything they can to increase and improve research at all stages of development and for all stages of cancer.

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Fight Colorectal Cancer (MO) 95.30 four stars
Caring Voice Coalition (VA) 95.47 four stars
Children's Burn Foundation (CA) 92.67 four stars
Family Reach Foundation (NJ) 93.20 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

Fight Colorectal Cancer
134 West Park Central Square
Suite 210
Springfield, MO 65806
tel: (703) 548-1225
fax: (202) 315-3871
EIN: 20-2622550

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Board Leadership

Nancy Roach
Founder & Chair

CEO

Anjee Davis
President

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