Health : Patient and Family Support

Cancer Support Team

Care. Compassion. Always free of charge.

three stars

86.20

2900 Westchester Avenue Suite 103
Purchase, NY 10577
tel: (914) 777-2777   Web Site
EIN: 13-2938964

Board Leadership
Bonnie Gould
Chair

CEO
Tania Weiss
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.20 three stars
  Financial 80.91 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Our mission is to enhance the quality of life of patients and families affected by cancer. The Cancer Support Team (CST) is the only Westchester County-based nonprofit home care program, licensed by the New York State Department of Health, providing: access to essential health care services, professional nursing, social work counseling, case management and other supportive services at no cost and without regard to insurance coverage to our patients and their families at any stage of the illness. Cancer Support Team was founded in 1978 under the guidance and vision of Arnold Wald, M.D. and Gayle Lee, R.N.

Our mission is to enhance the quality of life of patients and families affected by cancer. The Cancer Support Team (CST) is the only Westchester County-based nonprofit home care program, licensed by the New York State Department of Health, providing: access to essential health care services, professional nursing, social work counseling, case management and other supportive services at no cost and without regard to insurance coverage to our patients and their families at any stage of the illness. Cancer Support Team was founded in 1978 under the guidance and vision of Arnold Wald, M.D. and Gayle Lee, R.N.

Financial

three stars

80.91

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 07/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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 20.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.55
  Program Expenses Growth -9.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Cancer Support Team on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Cancer Support Team on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,104,175
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $180,667
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $28,319
Total Contributions $1,313,161
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,313,161
   Other Revenue $12,471
TOTAL REVENUE $1,325,632
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $740,713
   Administrative Expenses $266,327
   Fundraising Expenses $119,926
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,126,966
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $198,666
   
Net Assets $1,755,924

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$107,558 9.54% Tania Wilk Weiss Executive Director

Mission

Our mission is to enhance the quality of life of patients and families affected by cancer. The Cancer Support Team (CST) is the only Westchester County-based nonprofit home care program, licensed by the New York State Department of Health, providing: access to essential health care services, professional nursing, social work counseling, case management and other supportive services at no cost and without regard to insurance coverage to our patients and their families at any stage of the illness. Cancer Support Team was founded in 1978 under the guidance and vision of Arnold Wald, M.D. and Gayle Lee, R.N.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Cancer Support Team (NY) 86.20 three stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Oregon and Southwest Washington (OR) 89.95 three stars
Atlanta Ronald McDonald House Charities (GA) 93.43 four stars
Children's Cancer Center (FL) 94.86 four stars
Ronald McDonald House of Rochester, Minnesota (MN) 91.80 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Cancer Support Team
2900 Westchester Avenue
Suite 103
Purchase, NY 10577
tel: (914) 777-2777
fax: (914) 777-2780
EIN: 13-2938964

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Board Leadership

Bonnie Gould
Chair

CEO

Tania Weiss
Executive Director