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Health : Patient and Family Support

Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation

Improving the quality of life for children and adults fighting a daily battle against disease

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four stars

92.22

3711 E. Sunset Rd. Las Vegas, NV 89120
tel: (702) 735-8434   Web Site
EIN: 88-0302673

Board Leadership
Scot Silber
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Jeffrey R. Gordon
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.22 four stars
  Financial 100.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of the Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation is to provide social, emotional, educational, and psychological support services and programs to families of all children diagnosed with life threatening or critical illnesses such as cancer, HIV/AIDS, sickle cell, hemophilia, renal disorders, and immunologic diseases and provide healing arts and wellness programs to adults touched by cancer and to chronically ill children and their caregivers.

The mission of the Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation is to provide social, emotional, educational, and psychological support services and programs to families of all children diagnosed with life threatening or critical illnesses such as cancer, HIV/AIDS, sickle cell, hemophilia, renal disorders, and immunologic diseases and provide healing arts and wellness programs to adults touched by cancer and to chronically ill children and their caregivers.

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Financial

four stars

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 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)
88.4%
  Administrative Expenses 3.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.53
  Program Expenses Growth 13.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation (NV) 92.22 four stars
Ronald McDonald House of Southern New Jersey (NJ) 93.86 four stars
Sharsheret (NJ) 99.49 four stars
The Autism Community in Action (CA) 85.09 three stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities New York Tri-State Area (NJ) 92.48 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,542,961
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $284,562
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,827,523
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,827,523
   Other Revenue $44,417
TOTAL REVENUE $2,871,940
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,121,121
   Administrative Expenses $165,011
   Fundraising Expenses $129,733
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,415,865
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $456,075
   
Net Assets $3,220,499

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
Project Ark $658,893 31.1%
The Caring Place $404,356 19.1%
Profiles of Courage $229,002 10.8%

Ratings History
Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 07/01/2019 92.22 four stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 90.00 four stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 92.13 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 88.65 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 03/01/2016 84.79 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 88.46 three stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 90.39 four stars
2011-12 10/01/2013 87.22 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 88-0302673
Name in IRS Master File NEVADA CHILDHOOD CANCER FOUNDATION
NTEE Code G30
NTEE Classification Cancer
NTEE Type Diseases, Disorders, Medical Disciplines
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (123) Discussion groups, forums, panels lectures, etc.
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 February, 1994
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
$182,486 7.55% Jeff Gordon President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation (NV) 92.22 four stars
Children's Burn Foundation (CA) 94.96 four stars
Eagle Mount (MT) 91.51 four stars
Sharsheret (NJ) 99.49 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Southeastern Michigan (MI) 92.46 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation
3711 E. Sunset Rd.
Las Vegas, NV 89120
tel: (702) 735-8434
fax: (702) 735-8431
EIN: 88-0302673

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Board Leadership

Scot Silber
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Jeffrey R. Gordon
President, CEO

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