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Health : Diseases, Disorders, and Disciplines

American Diabetes Association

Connected For Life

two stars

70.13

2451 Crystal Drive Suite 900
Arlington, VA 22202
tel: (800) 342-2383   Web Site
EIN: 13-1623888

Board Leadership
Umesh Verma
Chair Of The Board

CEO
Tracy Brown
Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 70.13 two stars
  Financial 57.87 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/01/2020 using data provided by the charity on a consolidated pro forma 990 which was verified against 990s received from the IRS.

The American Diabetes Association is leading the fight against the deadly consequences of diabetes and fighting for those affected by diabetes. The Association funds research to prevent, cure and manage diabetes; delivers services to hundreds of communities; provides objective and credible information; and gives voice to those denied their rights because of diabetes. Founded in 1940, our mission is to prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes.

The American Diabetes Association is leading the fight against the deadly consequences of diabetes and fighting for those affected by diabetes. The Association funds research to prevent, cure and manage diabetes; delivers services to hundreds of communities; provides objective and credible information; and gives voice to those denied their rights because of diabetes. Founded in 1940, our mission is to prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes.

Financial

one star

57.87

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 09/01/2020 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)
68.8%
  Administrative Expenses 6.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 24.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.35
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.42
  Program Expenses Growth -5.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 40.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Diabetes Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
Joint Cost Allocation Adjustment applied. Learn more.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Diabetes Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Diabetes Association (VA) 70.13 two stars
The Notah Begay III Foundation (NM) 87.23 three stars
Diabetes Foundation of Mississippi (MS) 92.58 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $96,205,816
   Federated Campaigns $4,441,332
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $19,679,856
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,508,433
Total Contributions $121,835,437
   Program Service Revenue $29,206,262
Total Primary Revenue $151,041,699
   Other Revenue $10,162,936
TOTAL REVENUE $161,204,635
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $101,106,709
   Administrative Expenses $9,247,330
   Fundraising Expenses $35,867,712
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $146,221,751
   
Payments to Affiliates $1,723,746
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $14,982,884
   
Net Assets $86,098,586

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
Research $37,602,040 35.5%
Information $43,200,984 40.8%
Advocacy & Public Awareness $25,147,214 23.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 09/01/2020 70.13 two stars
2017-12 08/01/2020 68.38 one star
2015-12 05/01/2018 73.21 two stars
2014-12 12/01/2016 73.26 two stars
2013-12 06/01/2016 76.54 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 05/01/2015 80.29 three stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 79.46 two stars
2011-12 04/01/2013 69.56 one star
2011-12 02/01/2013 69.23 one star
 
CN 1.0
2007-12 02/01/2009 69.49 one star
2006-06 11/01/2007 72.71 two stars
2005-06 06/01/2006 75.64 two stars
2004-06 05/01/2005 78.07 two stars
2003-06 06/01/2004 79.74 two stars
2002-06 10/01/2003 82.10 three stars
2001-06 10/15/2002 82.69 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 13-1623888
Name in IRS Master File AMERICAN DIABETES ASSOCIATION INC
NTEE Code G80
NTEE Classification Specifically Named Diseases
NTEE Type Diseases, Disorders, Medical Disciplines
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (161) Scientific research (diseases)
(180) Contact or sponsored scientific research for industry
(59) Other school related 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 Central - the organization is a parent (group ruling) and is not a church or 501(c)(1) organization.
Group Name AMERICAN DIABETES ASSOCIATION INC
Ruling Date August, 1992
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$794,734 0.54% Tracy Brown Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Diabetes Association (VA) 70.13 two stars
The Notah Begay III Foundation (NM) 87.23 three stars
Diabetes Foundation of Mississippi (MS) 92.58 four stars

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Note: This rating represents consolidated financial data for these organizations:

  • American Diabetes Association
  • American Diabetes Association Research Foundation (54-1734511)

Charity Contact Info

American Diabetes Association
2451 Crystal Drive
Suite 900
Arlington, VA 22202
tel: (800) 342-2383
EIN: 13-1623888

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 7023
Merrifield, VA 22116

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Board Leadership

Umesh Verma
Chair Of The Board

CEO

Tracy Brown
Chief Executive Officer

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