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Health : Diseases, Disorders, and Disciplines

CancerCare

Providing free, professional support services to anyone affected by cancer

84.68

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 84.68
  Financial 78.71
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00
This rating was published 05/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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.

Financial

78.71

Accountability & Transparency

96.00

This rating was published 05/01/2021 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)
76.5%
  Administrative Expenses 8.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 15.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.13
  Program Expenses Growth 0.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 13.9%
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) 84.68
American Italian Cancer Foundation (NY) 92.92
Melanoma Research Foundation (DC) 86.52
International Myeloma Foundation (CA) 90.91
ZERO - The End of Prostate Cancer (VA) 97.44

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $15,007,554
   Federated Campaigns $49,150
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,301,286
   Related Organizations $2,200,000
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $18,557,990
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $18,557,990
   Other Revenue $1,855,583
TOTAL REVENUE $20,413,573
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $13,261,800
   Administrative Expenses $1,807,661
   Fundraising Expenses $2,641,519
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $17,710,980
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,702,593
   
Net Assets $19,653,978

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 $5,011,546 37.6%
Financial Assistance $3,571,617 26.8%
Information Publications $3,522,062 26.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 05/01/2021 84.68
2018-06 10/01/2019 83.65
2017-06 09/01/2018 86.89
2016-06 02/01/2018 85.17
2015-06 12/01/2017 84.26
2015-06 11/01/2016 83.52
2014-06 06/01/2016 83.95
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 12/01/2015 78.78
2013-06 12/01/2014 78.09
2012-06 11/01/2013 87.03
2011-06 09/01/2012 88.75
2010-06 11/01/2011 88.32
2009-06 09/20/2011 90.55
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 02/01/2011 86.29
2008-06 12/01/2009 90.05
2007-06 12/01/2008 81.75
2006-06 11/01/2007 81.24
2005-06 09/01/2006 82.26
2004-06 07/01/2005 74.22
2003-06 03/01/2005 77.56

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
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$311,632 1.75% Patricia Goldsmith Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
CancerCare (NY) 84.68
The V Foundation (NC) 96.07
Cancer Wellness Center (IL) 86.46
The Kidney Cancer Association (TX) 100.00
American Italian Cancer Foundation (NY) 92.92

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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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