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National Kidney Foundation of Illinois

Improving the health and well-being of people at risk for or affected by kidney disease through prevention, education and empowerment.

four stars

91.39

215 West Illinois Street Suite 1C
Chicago, IL 60654
tel: (800) 954-3639   Web Site
EIN: 36-6009226

Board Leadership
Dr. Tipu Puri
President

CEO
Jacqueline Burgess-Bishop
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.39 four stars
  Financial 88.50 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1949, The National Kidney Foundation of Illinois improves the health and well-being of people at risk for or affected by kidney disease through prevention, education and empowerment. Educational programs and support are provided for individuals living with kidney disease and their families, continuing education programs for healthcare professionals, and advocacy to advance initiatives that directly affect the care and treatment of kidney disease. Through the KidneyMobile program, the most comprehensive and accessible screening, education and referral program of its kind, the National Kidney Foundation of Illinois is able to offer free prevention education and health screenings throughout the state, educating communities about the growing epidemic of kidney disease, diabetes and high blood pressure and the ways in which these diseases can be prevented.

Founded in 1949, The National Kidney Foundation of Illinois improves the health and well-being of people at risk for or affected by kidney disease through prevention, education and empowerment. Educational programs and support are provided for individuals living with kidney disease and their families, continuing education programs for healthcare professionals, and advocacy to advance initiatives that directly affect the care and treatment of kidney disease. Through the KidneyMobile program, the most comprehensive and accessible screening, education and referral program of its kind, the National Kidney Foundation of Illinois is able to offer free prevention education and health screenings throughout the state, educating communities about the growing epidemic of kidney disease, diabetes and high blood pressure and the ways in which these diseases can be prevented.

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Financial

three stars

88.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 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)
82.6%
  Administrative Expenses 1.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 15.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.21
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.81
  Program Expenses Growth 8.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Kidney Foundation of Illinois on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Kidney Foundation of Illinois on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Kidney Foundation of Illinois (IL) 91.39 four stars
PKD Foundation (MO) 88.36 three stars
National Kidney Foundation of Michigan (MI) 94.96 four stars
American Kidney Fund (MD) 90.31 four stars
National Kidney Foundation of Florida (FL) 91.68 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $238,532
   Federated Campaigns $51,767
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,055,513
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,345,812
   Program Service Revenue $640,432
Total Primary Revenue $1,986,244
   Other Revenue $65,757
TOTAL REVENUE $2,052,001
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,502,079
   Administrative Expenses $36,760
   Fundraising Expenses $278,470
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,817,309
   
Payments to Affiliates $228,789
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $234,692
   
Net Assets $6,347,966

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
Preventative Screenings $379,414 25.3%
Community Services and Research $328,059 21.8%
Grants $302,402 20.1%

Ratings History
National Kidney Foundation of Illinois has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-03 07/01/2019 91.39 four stars
2017-03 04/01/2019 91.20 four stars
2017-03 07/01/2018 88.25 three stars
2016-03 08/01/2017 82.71 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 86.17 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 12/01/2015 74.76 two 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 36-6009226
Name in IRS Master File NATIONAL KIDNEY FOUNDATION INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (161) Scientific research (diseases)
(180) Contact or sponsored scientific research for industry
(59) Other school related 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 Subordinate - the organization is a subordinate in a group ruling.
Group Name NATIONAL KIDNEY FOUNDATION INC
Ruling Date September, 1969
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End March
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • March, 2017
  • March, 2016
  • March, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$116,893 6.43% Anne Black Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Kidney Foundation of Illinois (IL) 91.39 four stars
National Kidney Foundation of Florida (FL) 91.68 four stars
American Kidney Fund (MD) 90.31 four stars
PKD Foundation (MO) 88.36 three stars
National Kidney Foundation of Michigan (MI) 94.96 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

National Kidney Foundation of Illinois
215 West Illinois Street
Suite 1C
Chicago, IL 60654
tel: (800) 954-3639
fax: (312) 321-1505
EIN: 36-6009226

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Board Leadership

Dr. Tipu Puri
President

CEO

Jacqueline Burgess-Bishop
Chief Executive Officer

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