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Bright Pink

Empowering women to live proactively at a young age

three stars

89.39

670 N. Clark Street Suite 2
Chicago, IL 60654
tel: (312) 787-4412   Web Site
EIN: 51-0619889

Board Leadership
Joan Hilson
Board President

CEO
Katie Thiede
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.39 three stars
  Financial 100.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 09/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 09/01/2017 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)
85.9%
  Administrative Expenses 5.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.39
  Program Expenses Growth 43.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Bright Pink on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Bright Pink on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Bright Pink (IL) 89.39 three stars
Bay Area Cancer Connections (CA) 93.12 four stars
The Rose (TX) 89.61 three stars
SHARE (NY) 88.91 three stars
National Breast Cancer Coalition Fund (DC) 85.24 three stars

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Bright Pink is on a mission to save women's lives from breast and ovarian cancer by empowering them to live proactively at a young age. Bright Pink is the only national non-profit organization focused on prevention and early detection of breast and ovarian cancer in young women. Our aim is to reach the 52 million young women in the United States between the ages of 18 and 45 with our innovative, life-saving breast and ovarian health programs, thereby empowering this and future generations of women to live healthier, happier, and longer lives. Bright Pink sees a world in which fewer people die from breast and ovarian cancer. We aim to educate and inspire women to move from awareness to action, practicing risk reduction and early detection as a part of a proactive life.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,284,854
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,284,854
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,284,854
   Other Revenue $82,597
TOTAL REVENUE $3,367,451
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,607,583
   Administrative Expenses $99,968
   Fundraising Expenses $267,464
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,975,015
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $392,436
   
Net Assets $3,378,391

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
Digital Resources $548,991 21.1%
Professional Education Initiative $454,313 17.4%
Public Awareness $442,326 17.0%
Mission Focused Event $304,709 11.7%
Ambassador Program $269,361 10.3%
Brighten Up $229,440 8.8%
Educational Collateral $143,176 5.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 09/01/2017 89.39 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 51-0619889
Name in IRS Master File BRIGHT PINK NFP
NTEE Code G32
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
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 May, 2007
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
$120,667 4.05% Lindsay Avner Executive Director

Bright Pink is on a mission to save women's lives from breast and ovarian cancer by empowering them to live proactively at a young age. Bright Pink is the only national non-profit organization focused on prevention and early detection of breast and ovarian cancer in young women. Our aim is to reach the 52 million young women in the United States between the ages of 18 and 45 with our innovative, life-saving breast and ovarian health programs, thereby empowering this and future generations of women to live healthier, happier, and longer lives. Bright Pink sees a world in which fewer people die from breast and ovarian cancer. We aim to educate and inspire women to move from awareness to action, practicing risk reduction and early detection as a part of a proactive life.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Bright Pink (IL) 89.39 three stars
Living Beyond Breast Cancer (PA) 99.63 four stars
Breast Cancer Alliance (CT) 85.17 three stars
The Rose (TX) 89.61 three stars
National Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc. (TX) 90.07 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Bright Pink
670 N. Clark Street
Suite 2
Chicago, IL 60654
tel: (312) 787-4412
EIN: 51-0619889

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Board Leadership

Joan Hilson
Board President

CEO

Katie Thiede
Chief Executive Officer

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