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Bright Pink

Shifting the pink paradigm from Awareness to Action

three stars

88.15

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

Board Leadership
Janet Foutty
Chair

CEO
Katie Thiede
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.15 three stars
  Financial 83.74 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Bright Pink is on a mission to save lives from breast and ovarian cancer by empowering women to know their risk and live proactively.

We focus on health, not cancer, to inspire women to practice prevention. Our innovative programs, strategic initiatives and powerful partnerships directly reach women in their daily lives and healthcare providers in their daily practice.

By educating women as well as their healthcare providers, we're fostering a supportive healthcare relationship where informed women have proactive conversations with trusted providers on a regular basis. Our unique mix of digital and in-person tactics drives exponential health behavior change.

Bright Pink is on a mission to save lives from breast and ovarian cancer by empowering women to know their risk and live proactively.

We focus on health, not cancer, to inspire women to practice prevention. Our innovative programs, strategic initiatives and powerful partnerships directly reach women in their daily lives and healthcare providers in their daily practice.

By educating women as well as their healthcare providers, we're fostering a supportive healthcare relationship where informed women have proactive conversations with trusted providers on a regular basis. Our unique mix of digital and in-person tactics drives exponential health behavior change.

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Financial

three stars

83.74

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 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)
80.6%
  Administrative Expenses 7.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.91
  Program Expenses Growth -9.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.8%
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) 88.15 three stars
SHARE (NY) 92.38 four stars
National Breast Cancer Coalition Fund (DC) 85.43 three stars
Breastcancer.org (PA) 92.74 four stars
Living Beyond Breast Cancer (PA) 95.67 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,416,836
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,416,836
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,416,836
   Other Revenue $134,292
TOTAL REVENUE $3,551,128
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,931,379
   Administrative Expenses $216,906
   Fundraising Expenses $387,724
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,536,009
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,015,119
   
Net Assets $5,306,192

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
Public Engagement $897,197 46.5%
Digital Tools $753,610 39.0%
Brighten Up: Early Detection Education $125,409 6.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 03/01/2020 88.15 three stars
2017-12 05/01/2019 84.42 three stars
2016-12 08/01/2018 84.44 three stars
2016-12 07/01/2018 79.49 two stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 78.78 two stars
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, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$244,560 9.64% Katie Thiede CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Bright Pink (IL) 88.15 three stars
Breastcancer.org (PA) 92.74 four stars
SHARE (NY) 92.38 four stars
National Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc. (TX) 90.27 four stars
Living Beyond Breast Cancer (PA) 95.67 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

Janet Foutty
Chair

CEO

Katie Thiede
Chief Executive Officer

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