Health : Treatment and Prevention Services

The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse

Our vision is to prevent and eliminate addiction in America and beyond.

three stars

87.98

633 Third Avenue 19th Floor
New York, NY 10017
tel: (212) 841-5200   Web Site
EIN: 52-1736502

Board Leadership
Joseph G. Plumeri & James G. Niven
Co-Chairmen

CEO
Creighton Drury
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.98 three stars
  Financial 83.28 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse (the Center) informs Americans of the economic and social costs of addiction and risky substance use and its impact on their lives; assesses what works in prevention, treatment and disease management; and encourages every individual and institution to take responsibility to reduce these health problems. The Center strives to provide health care providers, policymakers and individuals with the tools they need to succeed and to remove the stigma of addiction, replacing shame and despair with hope. The only shame in the fight against addiction is indifference.

The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse (the Center) informs Americans of the economic and social costs of addiction and risky substance use and its impact on their lives; assesses what works in prevention, treatment and disease management; and encourages every individual and institution to take responsibility to reduce these health problems. The Center strives to provide health care providers, policymakers and individuals with the tools they need to succeed and to remove the stigma of addiction, replacing shame and despair with hope. The only shame in the fight against addiction is indifference.

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Financial

three stars

83.28

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 05/01/2020 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)
76.0%
  Administrative Expenses 19.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.50
  Program Expenses Growth 0.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $450,267
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $2,005,925
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,829,940
Total Contributions $4,286,132
   Program Service Revenue $2,527,154
Total Primary Revenue $6,813,286
   Other Revenue $3,351,441
TOTAL REVENUE $10,164,727
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,548,999
   Administrative Expenses $2,851,963
   Fundraising Expenses $420,745
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $10,821,707
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-656,980
   
Net Assets $41,739,467

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$292,024 2.69% Creighton Drury Chief Executive Officer

Mission

The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse (the Center) informs Americans of the economic and social costs of addiction and risky substance use and its impact on their lives; assesses what works in prevention, treatment and disease management; and encourages every individual and institution to take responsibility to reduce these health problems. The Center strives to provide health care providers, policymakers and individuals with the tools they need to succeed and to remove the stigma of addiction, replacing shame and despair with hope. The only shame in the fight against addiction is indifference.

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The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse (NY) 87.98 three stars
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Charity Contact Info

The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse
633 Third Avenue
19th Floor
New York, NY 10017
tel: (212) 841-5200
fax: (212) 956-8020
EIN: 52-1736502

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Board Leadership

Joseph G. Plumeri & James G. Niven
Co-Chairmen

CEO

Creighton Drury
Chief Executive Officer