Health : Diseases, Disorders, and Disciplines

Epilepsy Foundation of Texas

Not another moment lost to seizures

three stars

89.60

2401 Fountain View Drive Suite 900
Houston, TX 77057
tel: (888) 548-9716   Web Site
EIN: 74-2141084

Board Leadership
Rick Anderson
Chair

CEO
Donna Stahlhut
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.60 three stars
  Financial 87.67 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Epilepsy Foundation leads the fight to stop seizures, find a cure and overcome the challenges created by epilepsy. Established in 1983, the Epilepsy Foundation Texas-Houston/Dallas-Fort Worth/West Texas is a group of dedicated staff members and volunteers working to improve the lives of people with epilepsy and those who care for them. As an affiliate of the national office of the Epilepsy Foundation, our organization serves 176 of the 254 counties in Texas. Our programs and services empower people with epilepsy to live productive lives by providing information and guidance on epilepsy self-management and promoting awareness of the condition among professionals and the public.

The Epilepsy Foundation leads the fight to stop seizures, find a cure and overcome the challenges created by epilepsy. Established in 1983, the Epilepsy Foundation Texas-Houston/Dallas-Fort Worth/West Texas is a group of dedicated staff members and volunteers working to improve the lives of people with epilepsy and those who care for them. As an affiliate of the national office of the Epilepsy Foundation, our organization serves 176 of the 254 counties in Texas. Our programs and services empower people with epilepsy to live productive lives by providing information and guidance on epilepsy self-management and promoting awareness of the condition among professionals and the public.

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Financial

three stars

87.67

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 04/01/2019 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)
93.8%
  Administrative Expenses 1.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.27
  Program Expenses Growth 4.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 17.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Epilepsy Foundation of Texas on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Epilepsy Foundation of Texas on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $687,374
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $830,525
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,133,673
Total Contributions $2,651,572
   Program Service Revenue $19,286
Total Primary Revenue $2,670,858
   Other Revenue $-6,190
TOTAL REVENUE $2,664,668
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,380,897
   Administrative Expenses $41,324
   Fundraising Expenses $202,246
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,624,467
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $40,201
   
Net Assets $819,838

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$120,815 4.60% Donna Stahlhut Chief Executive Officer
Other Salaries of Note
$162,016 6.17% Jeanette Hartshorn Clinic Services Director

Mission

The Epilepsy Foundation leads the fight to stop seizures, find a cure and overcome the challenges created by epilepsy. Established in 1983, the Epilepsy Foundation Texas-Houston/Dallas-Fort Worth/West Texas is a group of dedicated staff members and volunteers working to improve the lives of people with epilepsy and those who care for them. As an affiliate of the national office of the Epilepsy Foundation, our organization serves 176 of the 254 counties in Texas. Our programs and services empower people with epilepsy to live productive lives by providing information and guidance on epilepsy self-management and promoting awareness of the condition among professionals and the public.

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Charity Contact Info

Epilepsy Foundation of Texas
2401 Fountain View Drive
Suite 900
Houston, TX 77057
tel: (888) 548-9716
fax: (713) 789-5628
EIN: 74-2141084

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Board Leadership

Rick Anderson
Chair

CEO

Donna Stahlhut
Chief Executive Officer