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Health : Medical Research (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

Entertainment Industry Foundation

The heart of giving for the entertainment industry

93.17

10880 Wilshire Boulevard Suite 1400
Los Angeles, CA 90024
tel: (424) 283-3600   Web Site
EIN: 95-1644609

Board Leadership
Chris Silbermann
Board Chair

CEO
Sung-Ah Poblete
President, CEO Of Su2c

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  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.17
  Financial 90.35
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Created in 1942, the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) was established on the belief that the entertainment industry was in a unique position to truly help others. EIF harnesses the collective power of the entertainment industry and channels its unique assets to raise awareness and funds for critical health, educational and social issues in order to make a positive impact in our community and throughout the nation. Annually, the Entertainment Industry Foundation funds more than 300 charitable organizations within the greater Los Angeles area and throughout the nation.

Created in 1942, the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) was established on the belief that the entertainment industry was in a unique position to truly help others. EIF harnesses the collective power of the entertainment industry and channels its unique assets to raise awareness and funds for critical health, educational and social issues in order to make a positive impact in our community and throughout the nation. Annually, the Entertainment Industry Foundation funds more than 300 charitable organizations within the greater Los Angeles area and throughout the nation.

Financial

90.35

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

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)
84.6%
  Administrative Expenses 8.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.63
  Program Expenses Growth 6.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 29.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Entertainment Industry Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Entertainment Industry Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Entertainment Industry Foundation (CA) 93.17
Florida Breast Cancer Foundation (FL) 97.47
International Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinemia Foundation (FL) 95.47
Friends of Cancer Research (DC) 89.05
Prevent Cancer Foundation (VA) 86.50

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $57,147,301
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $57,147,301
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $57,147,301
   Other Revenue $2,143,580
TOTAL REVENUE $59,290,881
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $59,908,341
   Administrative Expenses $7,802,867
   Fundraising Expenses $5,303,608
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $73,014,816
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-13,723,935
   
Net Assets $57,972,920

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
Stand Up to Cancer Initiative (SU2C) $53,612,570 89.5%
Charitable Service Funds $2,994,380 5.0%
Philanthropic Efforts of the Entertainment Community $1,847,456 3.1%

Ratings History
Entertainment Industry Foundation has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 06/01/2021 93.17
2018-12 03/01/2020 94.61
2017-12 10/01/2019 95.93
2016-12 12/01/2018 97.17
2015-12 08/01/2017 93.26
2015-12 05/01/2017 89.70
2014-12 07/01/2016 89.56
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 91.93
2013-12 07/01/2015 82.11
2012-12 03/01/2014 91.40
2011-12 03/01/2013 91.34
2011-12 02/01/2013 80.67
2010-12 04/01/2012 89.75
2009-12 09/20/2011 89.77
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 03/01/2011 85.53
2008-12 10/01/2009 85.06
2007-12 02/01/2009 67.63
2006-12 12/01/2008 76.02
2005-12 12/01/2006 76.28
2004-12 03/01/2006 88.22

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

EIN 95-1644609
Name in IRS Master File ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY FOUNDATION
NTEE Code T70
NTEE Classification Fund Raising Organizations That Cross Categories
NTEE Type Philanthropy, Voluntarism and Grantmaking Foundations
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (561) Gifts or grants to individuals (other than scholarships)
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 November, 1942
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$423,580 0.58% Sung-Ah Poblete President, CEO Of Su2c
Other Salaries of Note
$359,728 0.49% Nicole Sexton Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Entertainment Industry Foundation (CA) 93.17
International Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinemia Foundation (FL) 95.47
Cancer Research Institute (NY) 96.46
Prevent Cancer Foundation (VA) 86.50
Metavivor (MD) 91.16

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Charity Contact Info

Entertainment Industry Foundation
10880 Wilshire Boulevard
Suite 1400
Los Angeles, CA 90024
tel: (424) 283-3600
fax: (424) 283-3700
EIN: 95-1644609

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Board Leadership

Chris Silbermann
Board Chair

CEO

Sung-Ah Poblete
President, CEO Of Su2c

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