Health : Diseases, Disorders, and Disciplines

Brain Aneurysm Foundation

Providing information and awareness about the symptoms and risk factors of brain aneurysms

three stars

85.52

269 Hanover Street Building 3
Hanover, MA 02339
tel: (888) 272-4602   Web Site
EIN: 04-3243864

Board Leadership
Tom Tinlin
Chairman

CEO
Christine Buckley
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.52 three stars
  Financial 83.41 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 88.00 three stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in Boston and now based in Hanover, Massachusetts, the Brain Aneurysm Foundation is the globally recognized leader in brain aneurysm awareness, education, support, advocacy, and research funding. The foundation's mission is to provide information about and raise awareness of the symptoms and risk factors of brain aneurysms to prevent ruptures and subsequent death and disability; work with medical communities to provide support networks for patients and families; and advance research to improve patients' outcomes and save lives.

Founded in Boston and now based in Hanover, Massachusetts, the Brain Aneurysm Foundation is the globally recognized leader in brain aneurysm awareness, education, support, advocacy, and research funding. The foundation's mission is to provide information about and raise awareness of the symptoms and risk factors of brain aneurysms to prevent ruptures and subsequent death and disability; work with medical communities to provide support networks for patients and families; and advance research to improve patients' outcomes and save lives.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of grants and research funding awarded to the institution
500,000
This impact information is current as of August 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

83.41

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

88.00

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)
70.7%
  Administrative Expenses 15.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.24
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.75
  Program Expenses Growth 12.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Brain Aneurysm Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Brain Aneurysm Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,028,051
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,028,051
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,028,051
   Other Revenue $640,963
TOTAL REVENUE $1,669,014
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,024,453
   Administrative Expenses $249,146
   Fundraising Expenses $208,970
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,482,569
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $186,445
   
Net Assets $965,513

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO

Mission

Founded in Boston and now based in Hanover, Massachusetts, the Brain Aneurysm Foundation is the globally recognized leader in brain aneurysm awareness, education, support, advocacy, and research funding. The foundation's mission is to provide information about and raise awareness of the symptoms and risk factors of brain aneurysms to prevent ruptures and subsequent death and disability; work with medical communities to provide support networks for patients and families; and advance research to improve patients' outcomes and save lives.

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Charity Contact Info

Brain Aneurysm Foundation
269 Hanover Street
Building 3
Hanover, MA 02339
tel: (888) 272-4602
fax: (781) 826-5566
EIN: 04-3243864

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Board Leadership

Tom Tinlin
Chairman

CEO

Christine Buckley
Executive Director