Health : Diseases, Disorders, and Disciplines

Arthritis Foundation, National Office

The Champion of Yes

three stars

88.21

1355 Peachtree Street 6th Floor
Atlanta, GA 30309
tel: (800) 283-7800   Web Site
EIN: 58-1341679

Board Leadership
Laurie Stewart
Chair

CEO
Ann Palmer
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.21 three stars
  Financial 83.61 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1948, The Arthritis Foundation is the Champion of Yes. Leading the fight for the arthritis community, the Arthritis Foundation helps conquer everyday battles through life-changing information and resources, access to optimal care, advancements in science and community connections. Our goal is to chart a winning course, guiding families in developing personalized plans for living a full life – and making each day another stride towards a cure. We also publish Arthritis Today, the award-winning magazine that reaches 4.2 million readers.

Founded in 1948, The Arthritis Foundation is the Champion of Yes. Leading the fight for the arthritis community, the Arthritis Foundation helps conquer everyday battles through life-changing information and resources, access to optimal care, advancements in science and community connections. Our goal is to chart a winning course, guiding families in developing personalized plans for living a full life – and making each day another stride towards a cure. We also publish Arthritis Today, the award-winning magazine that reaches 4.2 million readers.

Financial

three stars

83.61

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 06/01/2021 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)
71.4%
  Administrative Expenses 9.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 18.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.26
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.93
  Program Expenses Growth 10.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 14.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Arthritis Foundation, National Office on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
Joint Cost Allocation Adjustment applied. Learn more.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Arthritis Foundation, National Office on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $38,424,065
   Federated Campaigns $625,064
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $10,067,697
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $153,178
Total Contributions $49,270,004
   Program Service Revenue $2,558,026
Total Primary Revenue $51,828,030
   Other Revenue $21,251,560
TOTAL REVENUE $73,079,590
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $59,360,938
   Administrative Expenses $8,103,145
   Fundraising Expenses $15,145,923
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $82,610,006
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-9,530,416
   
Net Assets $155,190,073

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$641,867 0.77% Ann Palmer President, CEO

Mission

Founded in 1948, The Arthritis Foundation is the Champion of Yes. Leading the fight for the arthritis community, the Arthritis Foundation helps conquer everyday battles through life-changing information and resources, access to optimal care, advancements in science and community connections. Our goal is to chart a winning course, guiding families in developing personalized plans for living a full life – and making each day another stride towards a cure. We also publish Arthritis Today, the award-winning magazine that reaches 4.2 million readers.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Arthritis Foundation, National Office (GA) 88.21 three stars
Spondylitis Association of America (CA) 98.98 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Arthritis Foundation, National Office
1355 Peachtree Street
6th Floor
Atlanta, GA 30309
tel: (800) 283-7800
fax: (404) 872-8694
EIN: 58-1341679

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 96280
Washington, DC 20077

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Board Leadership

Laurie Stewart
Chair

CEO

Ann Palmer
President, CEO