Education : Youth Education Programs and Services

David Lynch Foundation for Consciousness-Based Education

Healing traumatic stress and raising performance in at-risk populations

four stars

92.14

228 E. 45th Street 15th Floor
New York, NY 10017
tel: (212) 644-9880   Web Site
EIN: 83-0436453

Board Leadership
David Lynch
Founder and Chairman

CEO
Bob Roth
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.14 four stars
  Financial 91.38 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The David Lynch Foundation, was established in 2005 to fund the implementation of scientifically proven stress-reducing modalities, including the Transcendental Meditation program, for at-risk populations such as underserved inner-city students; veterans with PTSD and their families; women and children who are survivors of violence and abuse; American Indians suffering from diabetes, cardiovascular disease and high suicide rates; homeless men participating in reentry programs who are striving to overcome addictions; and incarcerated juveniles and adults. The Foundation also funds university and medical school research to assess the effects of the program on academic performance, ADHD and other learning disorders, anxiety, depression, substance abuse, cardiovascular disease, post-traumatic stress disorder and diabetes.

The David Lynch Foundation, was established in 2005 to fund the implementation of scientifically proven stress-reducing modalities, including the Transcendental Meditation program, for at-risk populations such as underserved inner-city students; veterans with PTSD and their families; women and children who are survivors of violence and abuse; American Indians suffering from diabetes, cardiovascular disease and high suicide rates; homeless men participating in reentry programs who are striving to overcome addictions; and incarcerated juveniles and adults. The Foundation also funds university and medical school research to assess the effects of the program on academic performance, ADHD and other learning disorders, anxiety, depression, substance abuse, cardiovascular disease, post-traumatic stress disorder and diabetes.

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Financial

four stars

91.38

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 07/01/2018 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)
81.1%
  Administrative Expenses 5.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.89
  Program Expenses Growth 24.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by David Lynch Foundation for Consciousness-Based Education on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by David Lynch Foundation for Consciousness-Based Education on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $13,616,277
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $449,945
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $14,066,222
   Program Service Revenue $252,890
Total Primary Revenue $14,319,112
   Other Revenue $336,851
TOTAL REVENUE $14,655,963
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $10,357,479
   Administrative Expenses $512,004
   Fundraising Expenses $1,496,296
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $12,365,779
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,290,184
   
Net Assets $8,832,123

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$148,718 1.20% Robert Roth President, CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$183,421 1.48% Aprajita Kalra Chief Financial Officer
$169,269 1.36% Ina Clark Chief Philanthropy Officer

Mission

The David Lynch Foundation, was established in 2005 to fund the implementation of scientifically proven stress-reducing modalities, including the Transcendental Meditation program, for at-risk populations such as underserved inner-city students; veterans with PTSD and their families; women and children who are survivors of violence and abuse; American Indians suffering from diabetes, cardiovascular disease and high suicide rates; homeless men participating in reentry programs who are striving to overcome addictions; and incarcerated juveniles and adults. The Foundation also funds university and medical school research to assess the effects of the program on academic performance, ADHD and other learning disorders, anxiety, depression, substance abuse, cardiovascular disease, post-traumatic stress disorder and diabetes.

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David Lynch Foundation for Consciousness-Based Education (NY) 92.14 four stars
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Bible in the Schools (TN) 87.10 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

David Lynch Foundation for Consciousness-Based Education
228 E. 45th Street
15th Floor
New York, NY 10017
tel: (212) 644-9880
EIN: 83-0436453

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Board Leadership

David Lynch
Founder and Chairman

CEO

Bob Roth
Executive Director