Health : Patient and Family Support

Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered

Improve the lives of individuals and families affected by hereditary breast, ovarian, and related cancers.

three stars

89.96

16057 Tampa Palms Boulevard, W, P.M.B. 373 Tampa, FL 33647
tel: (866) 288-7475   Web Site
EIN: 65-0927702

Board Leadership
Teri Woodhull
President

CEO
Barbara Pfeiffer
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.96 three stars
  Financial 85.81 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered (FORCE) works to improve the lives of individuals and families affected by hereditary breast, ovarian, and related cancers. To this end, FORCE has eight mission objectives: to provide people with resources to determine whether they are at high risk for breast, ovarian, and related cancer due to genetic predisposition, family history, or other factors; to provide information about options for managing and living with these risk factors; to provide support for people as they pursue these options; to provide support for families facing these risks; to raise awareness of hereditary breast, ovarian, and related cancer; to represent the concerns and interests of our high-risk constituency to the cancer advocacy community, the scientific and medical community, the legislative community, and the general public; to promote research specific to hereditary cancer; and to reduce disparities among underserved populations by promoting access to information, resources and clinical trials specific to hereditary breast and ovarian cancer.

Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered (FORCE) works to improve the lives of individuals and families affected by hereditary breast, ovarian, and related cancers. To this end, FORCE has eight mission objectives: to provide people with resources to determine whether they are at high risk for breast, ovarian, and related cancer due to genetic predisposition, family history, or other factors; to provide information about options for managing and living with these risk factors; to provide support for people as they pursue these options; to provide support for families facing these risks; to raise awareness of hereditary breast, ovarian, and related cancer; to represent the concerns and interests of our high-risk constituency to the cancer advocacy community, the scientific and medical community, the legislative community, and the general public; to promote research specific to hereditary cancer; and to reduce disparities among underserved populations by promoting access to information, resources and clinical trials specific to hereditary breast and ovarian cancer.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of website pageviews
2,119,300
Number of constituents receiving personal support through the Peer Navigation Program.
841
Number of educational brochures distributed
88,368
Number of research advocates placed
83
This impact information is current as of March 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

three stars

85.81

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2019 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)
74.4%
  Administrative Expenses 13.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.50
  Program Expenses Growth 6.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,489,568
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $349,623
Total Contributions $1,839,191
   Program Service Revenue $143,243
Total Primary Revenue $1,982,434
   Other Revenue $12,905
TOTAL REVENUE $1,995,339
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,594,482
   Administrative Expenses $192,636
   Fundraising Expenses $239,906
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,027,024
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-31,685
   
Net Assets $916,900

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$79,032 3.89% Barbara Pfeiffer Chief Executive Officer
Other Salaries of Note
$80,025 3.94% Sue Friedman Executive Director

Mission

Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered (FORCE) works to improve the lives of individuals and families affected by hereditary breast, ovarian, and related cancers. To this end, FORCE has eight mission objectives: to provide people with resources to determine whether they are at high risk for breast, ovarian, and related cancer due to genetic predisposition, family history, or other factors; to provide information about options for managing and living with these risk factors; to provide support for people as they pursue these options; to provide support for families facing these risks; to raise awareness of hereditary breast, ovarian, and related cancer; to represent the concerns and interests of our high-risk constituency to the cancer advocacy community, the scientific and medical community, the legislative community, and the general public; to promote research specific to hereditary cancer; and to reduce disparities among underserved populations by promoting access to information, resources and clinical trials specific to hereditary breast and ovarian cancer.

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Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered (FL) 89.96 three stars
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Charity Contact Info

Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered
16057 Tampa Palms Boulevard, W, P.M.B. 373
Tampa, FL 33647
tel: (866) 288-7475
fax: (954) 827-2200
EIN: 65-0927702

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Board Leadership

Teri Woodhull
President

CEO

Barbara Pfeiffer
Chief Executive Officer