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NEXT for AUTISM

Always Innovating

four stars

96.38

1430 Broadway Eighth Floor
New York, NY 10018
tel: (212) 759-3775   Web Site
EIN: 57-1136147

Board Leadership
Laura Slatkin
Co-Founder and Board Chair

CEO
Ilene Lainer
Co-Founder and President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.38 four stars
  Financial 96.81 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

NEXT for AUTISM transforms the national landscape of services for people with autism by strategically designing, launching, and supporting innovative programs. We believe that individuals with autism have the potential to live fulfilling, productive lives when supported by excellent services and connected to their communities. We continually ask, what's next for people on the autism spectrum?

While many organizations engage in advocacy or fund scientific research, NEXT For AUTISM addresses the needs of people with autism and their families across the country, right now. We create and support exceptional educational, clinical, and vocational programs, all cutting-edge, all with an eye towards affecting fundamental shifts in current approaches to autism services.

NEXT for AUTISM transforms the national landscape of services for people with autism by strategically designing, launching, and supporting innovative programs. We believe that individuals with autism have the potential to live fulfilling, productive lives when supported by excellent services and connected to their communities. We continually ask, what's next for people on the autism spectrum?

While many organizations engage in advocacy or fund scientific research, NEXT For AUTISM addresses the needs of people with autism and their families across the country, right now. We create and support exceptional educational, clinical, and vocational programs, all cutting-edge, all with an eye towards affecting fundamental shifts in current approaches to autism services.

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Financial

four stars

96.81

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 06/01/2020 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 8.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.90
  Program Expenses Growth 9.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 13.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by NEXT for AUTISM on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by NEXT for AUTISM on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
NEXT for AUTISM (NY) 96.38 four stars
The Marfan Foundation (NY) 93.43 four stars
Scleroderma Foundation (MA) 90.59 four stars
Epilepsy Foundation of Texas (TX) 87.30 three stars
Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (MD) 88.78 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,025,577
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $853,360
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,878,937
   Program Service Revenue $90,332
Total Primary Revenue $1,969,269
   Other Revenue $-66,866
TOTAL REVENUE $1,902,403
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,376,319
   Administrative Expenses $350,998
   Fundraising Expenses $369,674
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,096,991
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-2,194,588
   
Net Assets $5,620,381

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
Grants for Autism Services $3,214,492 95.2%
Corporate Employment Consulting $161,827 4.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 06/01/2020 96.38 four stars
2017-12 09/03/2019 89.43 three stars
2017-12 04/01/2019 87.68 three stars
2016-12 12/01/2018 88.54 three stars
2015-12 12/01/2017 85.42 three stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 83.35 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 79.29 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 74.90 two stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 83.15 three 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 57-1136147
Name in IRS Master File NEXT FOR AUTISM INC
NTEE Code G84
NTEE Classification Autism
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 July, 2003
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, 2017
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$324,666 7.92% Ilene Lainer President & Co-Founder

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
NEXT for AUTISM (NY) 96.38 four stars
American Brain Tumor Association (IL) 90.77 four stars
Histiocytosis Association (NJ) 91.16 four stars
Beyond Celiac (PA) 89.52 three stars
Donate Life America (VA) 89.71 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

NEXT for AUTISM
1430 Broadway
Eighth Floor
New York, NY 10018
tel: (212) 759-3775
fax: (212) 759-9273
EIN: 57-1136147

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Board Leadership

Laura Slatkin
Co-Founder and Board Chair

CEO

Ilene Lainer
Co-Founder and President

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