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Dermatology Foundation

Shaping the Future of Dermatology

three stars

81.36

1560 Sherman Avenue Suite 500
Evanston, IL 60201
tel: (847) 328-2256   Web Site
EIN: 04-6115524

Board Leadership
Brunce U. Wintroub
Chairman

CEO
Sandra Rahn Benz
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 81.36 three stars
  Financial 76.05 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 03/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Foundation is a non-profit 501(c)3, charitable organization. Its mission is to provide research support that helps develop and retain tomorrow's teachers and researchers in dermatology, enabling advancements in patient care.

The Foundation is a non-profit 501(c)3, charitable organization. Its mission is to provide research support that helps develop and retain tomorrow's teachers and researchers in dermatology, enabling advancements in patient care.

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Financial

two stars

76.05

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 03/01/2019 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)
71.2%
  Administrative Expenses 14.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 8.62
  Program Expenses Growth -3.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Dermatology Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Dermatology Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Dermatology Foundation (IL) 81.36 three stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,696,402
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,696,402
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,696,402
   Other Revenue $1,909,265
TOTAL REVENUE $5,605,667
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,900,391
   Administrative Expenses $527,414
   Fundraising Expenses $1,026,027
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,453,832
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $151,835
   
Net Assets $47,057,500

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
Dermatological Research $3,900,391 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 03/01/2019 81.36 three stars
2016-12 12/01/2018 83.04 three stars
2015-12 08/01/2017 83.26 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 04-6115524
Name in IRS Master File DERMATOLOGY FOUNDATION
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (161) Scientific research (diseases)
(180) Contact or sponsored scientific research for industry
(205) Professional association
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 March, 1965
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, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$417,202 7.64% Sandra Benz Executive Director

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Charity Contact Info

Dermatology Foundation
1560 Sherman Avenue
Suite 500
Evanston, IL 60201
tel: (847) 328-2256
fax: (847) 328-0509
EIN: 04-6115524

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Board Leadership

Brunce U. Wintroub
Chairman

CEO

Sandra Rahn Benz
Executive Director

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