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Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation

Transforming lung cancer into a chronically managed disease

four stars

99.04

1100 Industrial Road Suite One
San Carlos, CA 94070
tel: (650) 598-2857   Web Site
EIN: 20-4417327

Board Leadership
Bonnie Addario
Founder, Chair

CEO
David LeDuc
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 99.04 four stars
  Financial 98.65 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation is to extend and enhance the lives of patients and families affected by Lung Cancer. Our ultimate goal is to be the global leader fighting Lung Cancer and the largest source of non-profit funding dedicated to turning Lung Cancer into a manageable, chronic disease and ultimately, a curable disease. Arising from the experience of our founder, the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation will always be patient focused, funded and driven. We believe that patients, individually and collectively, hold the key to our mission's success. We are in a hurry to increase the Lung Cancer patient survival rate, stagnant and inexcusably low (15.5%) for too long due to the stigma of Lung Cancer as a smoker's disease.

The mission of the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation is to extend and enhance the lives of patients and families affected by Lung Cancer. Our ultimate goal is to be the global leader fighting Lung Cancer and the largest source of non-profit funding dedicated to turning Lung Cancer into a manageable, chronic disease and ultimately, a curable disease. Arising from the experience of our founder, the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation will always be patient focused, funded and driven. We believe that patients, individually and collectively, hold the key to our mission's success. We are in a hurry to increase the Lung Cancer patient survival rate, stagnant and inexcusably low (15.5%) for too long due to the stigma of Lung Cancer as a smoker's disease.

Financial

four stars

98.65

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 05/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
80.3%
  Administrative Expenses 9.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.36
  Program Expenses Growth 11.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation (CA) 99.04 four stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,085,874
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,155,753
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,241,627
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $4,241,627
   Other Revenue $42,756
TOTAL REVENUE $4,284,383
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,010,728
   Administrative Expenses $270,279
   Fundraising Expenses $408,930
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,689,937
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $594,446
   
Net Assets $4,203,963

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
Promote Awareness of Lung Cancer and Education $1,176,617 39.1%
Fund Lung Cancer Research $1,141,934 37.9%
Patient Services $692,177 23.0%

Ratings History
Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 05/01/2017 99.04 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 94.05 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 03/01/2016 93.83 four stars
2013-12 11/01/2015 94.24 four stars
2013-12 10/01/2015 77.51 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 20-4417327
Name in IRS Master File BONNIE J ADDARIO A BREATH AWAY FROM THE CURE FOUNDATION
NTEE Code G12
NTEE Classification Fund Raising and/or Fund Distribution
NTEE Type Diseases, Disorders, Medical Disciplines
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 September, 2006
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$260,000 7.04% Scott Santarella President & CEO

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation (CA) 99.04 four stars
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International Myeloma Foundation (CA) 92.92 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation
1100 Industrial Road
Suite One
San Carlos, CA 94070
tel: (650) 598-2857
fax: (650) 598-0282
EIN: 20-4417327

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Board Leadership

Bonnie Addario
Founder, Chair

CEO

David LeDuc
Executive Director

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