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Health : Patient and Family Support

Cancer Support Community San Francisco Bay Area

Facing cancer together

four stars

97.53

3276 McNutt Avenue Walnut Creek, CA 94597
tel: (925) 933-0107   Web Site
EIN: 68-0157858

Board Leadership
Patrick Devinger
President

CEO
James Bouquin
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 97.53 four stars
  Financial 96.51 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Cancer Support Community San Francisco Bay Area ensures that all people impacted by cancer are empowered by knowledge, strengthened by action, and sustained by community. Cancer Support Community provides comprehensive integrative care - including counseling, support groups, nutrition, exercise and patient education programs - for people with cancer and their families or caregivers. Our services enable cancer patients to partner with their treatment team to manage their treatment and recovery most effectively, increase their chances for survival, reduce their chances of recurrence, and provide for the highest possible quality of life.

Cancer Support Community San Francisco Bay Area ensures that all people impacted by cancer are empowered by knowledge, strengthened by action, and sustained by community. Cancer Support Community provides comprehensive integrative care - including counseling, support groups, nutrition, exercise and patient education programs - for people with cancer and their families or caregivers. Our services enable cancer patients to partner with their treatment team to manage their treatment and recovery most effectively, increase their chances for survival, reduce their chances of recurrence, and provide for the highest possible quality of life.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2019
Number of clients served
2,225
Average number of visits made to organization within one year.
25,000
This impact information is current as of March 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

96.51

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/01/2019 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)
81.0%
  Administrative Expenses 11.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 5.57
  Program Expenses Growth 7.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Cancer Support Community San Francisco Bay Area on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Cancer Support Community San Francisco Bay Area on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Constituent Voice

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How is the organization collecting feedback?
Electronic surveys (by email, tablet, etc), Focus groups or interviews (by phone or in person), Case management notes, Community meetings or town halls
How is the organization using feedback?
To identify and remedy poor client service experiences, To identify bright spots and enhance positive service experiences, To make fundamental changes to our programs and/or operations, 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?
We don't have any major challenges to collecting feedback
Describe a recent change in your organization that resulted from feedback.
Note: This organization did not answer this question
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Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Cancer Support Community San Francisco Bay Area (CA) 97.53 four stars
Adler Aphasia Center (NJ) 92.22 four stars
Quantum Leap Farm (FL) 90.99 four stars
Little Bit Therapeutic Riding Center (WA) 86.74 three stars
Cancer Support Community Greater Cincinnati-Northern Kentucky (OH) 88.46 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,994,943
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $271,672
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,266,615
   Program Service Revenue $61,002
Total Primary Revenue $3,327,617
   Other Revenue $384,315
TOTAL REVENUE $3,711,932
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,450,993
   Administrative Expenses $220,455
   Fundraising Expenses $155,424
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,826,872
   
Payments to Affiliates $18,912
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,885,060
   
Net Assets $8,703,842

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History
Cancer Support Community San Francisco Bay Area has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 12/01/2019 97.53 four stars
2017-12 07/01/2019 99.29 four stars
2017-12 12/01/2018 95.00 four stars
2016-12 02/01/2018 93.34 four stars
2015-12 07/01/2017 95.03 four stars
2014-09 12/21/2016 90.94 four stars
2013-09 06/01/2016 86.58 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-09 12/01/2014 81.94 three stars
2012-09 04/01/2014 86.69 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 68-0157858
Name in IRS Master File CANCER SUPPORT COMMUNITY SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
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 (320) Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, 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, 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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • September, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$156,531 8.56% James Bouquin Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Cancer Support Community San Francisco Bay Area (CA) 97.53 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Tampa Bay (FL) 91.07 four stars
The Valerie Fund (NJ) 92.19 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Northwest Florida (FL) 88.90 three stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Texas (TX) 89.49 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Cancer Support Community San Francisco Bay Area
3276 McNutt Avenue
Walnut Creek, CA 94597
tel: (925) 933-0107
EIN: 68-0157858

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Board Leadership

Patrick Devinger
President

CEO

James Bouquin
Chief Executive Officer

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