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Foundation for Orthopaedic Research and Education

Improving orthopedic medicine through investigation, innovation, and education.

three stars

87.90

13020 North Telecom Parkway Tampa, FL 33637
tel: (813) 877-8096   Web Site
EIN: 59-3555349

Board Leadership
Michael Wherley
President

CEO
Derek Pupello
CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.90 three stars
  Financial 86.90 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Foundation for Orthopaedic Research and Education's (FORE) mission is to improve orthopedic medicine through investigation, innovation, and education. FORE's vision is to become an international leader in orthopedic research and education in order to make a substantial impact on orthopedic medicine and patient care. FORE currently consists of four distinct departments; Clinical Research, Biomechanical Research, Continuing Medical Education, and Surgical Training. FORE was established in 1999 to provide patients with world-class orthopaedic care through research and education.

The Foundation for Orthopaedic Research and Education's (FORE) mission is to improve orthopedic medicine through investigation, innovation, and education. FORE's vision is to become an international leader in orthopedic research and education in order to make a substantial impact on orthopedic medicine and patient care. FORE currently consists of four distinct departments; Clinical Research, Biomechanical Research, Continuing Medical Education, and Surgical Training. FORE was established in 1999 to provide patients with world-class orthopaedic care through research and education.

Financial

three stars

86.90

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
82.9%
  Administrative Expenses 14.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.34
  Program Expenses Growth 12.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 50.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Foundation for Orthopaedic Research and Education on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Foundation for Orthopaedic Research and Education on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,122,162
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,122,162
   Program Service Revenue $3,015,296
Total Primary Revenue $5,137,458
   Other Revenue $276,028
TOTAL REVENUE $5,413,486
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,127,615
   Administrative Expenses $833,954
   Fundraising Expenses $91,391
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,052,960
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $360,526
   
Net Assets $1,536,577

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
Continuing Medical Education $1,913,453 46.4%
Surgical Training Center $1,357,064 32.9%
Clinical Research $857,098 20.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 08/01/2018 87.90 three stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 78.70 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 77.87 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 59-3555349
Name in IRS Master File FOUNDATION FOR ORTHOPAEDIC RESEARCH AND EDUCATION INC
NTEE Code H90
NTEE Classification Medical Specialty Research
NTEE Type Medical Research
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
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 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 July, 1999
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, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$225,172 4.45% Derek Pupello CEO

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Charity Contact Info

Foundation for Orthopaedic Research and Education
13020 North Telecom Parkway
Tampa, FL 33637
tel: (813) 877-8096
EIN: 59-3555349

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Board Leadership

Michael Wherley
President

CEO

Derek Pupello
CEO

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