Health : Diseases, Disorders, and Disciplines

Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America

Working to cure Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis

three stars

87.25

733 Third Avenue Suite 510
New York, NY 10017
tel: (800) 932-2423   Web Site
EIN: 13-6193105

Board Leadership
Vance Gibbs
Chairman

CEO
Richard Geswell
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.25 three stars
  Financial * 82.43 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
*Please note that this organization recently received a 4-star rating for the same fiscal period under Charity Navigator's previous 2.0 methodology. You can view that rating via the Historical Ratings tab.
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial *

three stars

82.43

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

*Please note that this organization recently received a 4-star rating for the same fiscal period under Charity Navigator's previous 2.0 methodology. You can view that rating via the Historical Ratings tab.
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
78.2%
  Administrative Expenses 13.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.19
  Program Expenses Growth 6.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 65.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $31,512,564
   Federated Campaigns $1,603,945
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $27,370,458
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $415,313
Total Contributions $60,902,280
   Program Service Revenue $353,610
Total Primary Revenue $61,255,890
   Other Revenue $1,977,087
TOTAL REVENUE $63,232,977
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $48,026,301
   Administrative Expenses $8,923,114
   Fundraising Expenses $4,291,920
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $61,241,335
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,991,642
   
Net Assets $10,964,882

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$551,719 0.90% Richard Geswell President

Mission

The Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) works to cure Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, and to improve the quality of life of children and adults affected by these diseases. CCFA sponsors basic and clinical research of the highest quality. The foundation also offers a wide range of educational programs for patients and health-care professionals, and provides supportive services to help people cope with these chronic intestinal diseases. These programs are supported solely by contributions from the public. Our areas of focus are: research programs, education programs, and support services.

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Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America (NY) 87.25 three stars
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Jeffrey Modell Foundation (NY) 94.82 four stars
National MPS Society (NC) 90.29 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America
733 Third Avenue
Suite 510
New York, NY 10017
tel: (800) 932-2423
fax: (212) 779-4098
EIN: 13-6193105

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Board Leadership

Vance Gibbs
Chairman

CEO

Richard Geswell
President