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Health : Diseases, Disorders, and Disciplines

CancerCare

Providing free, professional support services to anyone affected by cancer

three stars

86.89

275 Seventh Avenue Floor 22
New York, NY 10001
tel: (212) 712-8400   Web Site
EIN: 13-1825919

Board Leadership
Michael Parisi
President

CEO
Patricia J. Goldsmith
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.89 three stars
  Financial 81.91 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

CancerCare is the leading national organization dedicated to providing free, professional support services including counseling, support groups, educational workshops, publications and financial assistance to anyone affected by cancer. All CancerCare services are provided by oncology social workers and world-leading cancer experts.

CancerCare is the leading national organization dedicated to providing free, professional support services including counseling, support groups, educational workshops, publications and financial assistance to anyone affected by cancer. All CancerCare services are provided by oncology social workers and world-leading cancer experts.

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Financial

three stars

81.91

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 09/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
78.6%
  Administrative Expenses 6.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 15.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.01
  Program Expenses Growth 2.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 15.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by CancerCare on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
Joint Cost Allocation Adjustment applied. Learn more.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by CancerCare on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
CancerCare (NY) 86.89 three stars
Colon Cancer Coalition (MN) 86.69 three stars
Commonweal (CA) 94.91 four stars
Livestrong Foundation (TX) 85.49 three stars
American Italian Cancer Foundation (NY) 91.63 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $14,072,038
   Federated Campaigns $54,299
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,327,720
   Related Organizations $455,460
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $15,909,517
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $15,909,517
   Other Revenue $1,059,325
TOTAL REVENUE $16,968,842
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $12,834,646
   Administrative Expenses $1,109,923
   Fundraising Expenses $2,697,346
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $16,641,915
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $326,927
   
Net Assets $17,165,540

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
Counseling & Support $5,230,714 40.5%
Financial Assistance $4,344,050 33.6%
Education $1,123,224 8.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 09/01/2018 86.89 three stars
2016-06 02/01/2018 85.17 three stars
2015-06 12/01/2017 84.26 three stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 83.52 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 83.95 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 12/01/2015 78.78 two stars
2013-06 12/01/2014 78.09 two stars
2012-06 11/01/2013 87.03 three stars
2011-06 09/01/2012 88.75 three stars
2010-06 11/01/2011 88.32 three stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 90.55 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 02/01/2011 86.29 three stars
2008-06 12/01/2009 90.05 four stars
2007-06 12/01/2008 81.75 three stars
2006-06 11/01/2007 81.24 three stars
2005-06 09/01/2006 82.26 three stars
2004-06 07/01/2005 74.22 two stars
2003-06 03/01/2005 77.56 two stars
2002-06 08/01/2003 90.51 four stars
2001-06 10/15/2002 87.61 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 13-1825919
Name in IRS Master File CANCER CARE INC
NTEE Code G30
NTEE Classification Cancer
NTEE Type Diseases, Disorders, Medical Disciplines
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (561) Gifts or grants to individuals (other than scholarships)
(922) Endowment fund or financial services
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 Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date April, 1957
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$305,766 1.83% Patricia Goldsmith Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
CancerCare (NY) 86.89 three stars
Colon Cancer Coalition (MN) 86.69 three stars
International Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinemia Foundation (FL) 94.58 four stars
ZERO - The End of Prostate Cancer (VA) 92.89 four stars
International Myeloma Foundation (CA) 92.92 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

CancerCare
275 Seventh Avenue
Floor 22
New York, NY 10001
tel: (212) 712-8400
fax: (212) 712-8495
EIN: 13-1825919

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Board Leadership

Michael Parisi
President

CEO

Patricia J. Goldsmith
Chief Executive Officer

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