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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

four stars

91.40

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 91.40 four stars
  Financial 94.84 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 04/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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

94.84

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 04/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
90.8%
  Administrative Expenses 3.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.42
  Program Expenses Growth 9.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 33.0%
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) 91.40 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities New York Metro (NY) 89.51 three stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of North Carolina (NC) 90.91 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Arkansas (AR) 92.86 four stars
The Shea Center for Therapeutic Riding (CA) 87.07 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,835,296
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $279,845
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,115,141
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,115,141
   Other Revenue $19,972
TOTAL REVENUE $3,135,113
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,488,189
   Administrative Expenses $78,925
   Fundraising Expenses $92,081
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,659,195
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $475,918
   
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 $845,655 34.0%
The Caring Place $683,295 27.5%
Profiles of Courage $269,974 10.9%

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

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 04/01/2020 91.40 four stars
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 6.86% Jeff Gordon President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation (NV) 91.40 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Florida (FL) 91.85 four stars
CaringBridge (MN) 88.97 three stars
Cancer Support Community San Francisco Bay Area (CA) 97.53 four stars
Family Reach Foundation (NJ) 94.66 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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