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The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
3 International Drive
Suite 200
Rye Brook, NY 10573
tel: (888) 557-7177
fax: (914) 949-6691
EIN: 13-5644916

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Board Leadership

James H. Davis


Louis J. DeGennaro
President and CEO

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Health : Diseases, Disorders, and Disciplines

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

Fighting blood cancers

(out of 100)
Overall Score & Rating 76.62 2 stars
  Financial 67.93 1 stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 4 stars
This rating was published 07/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial Performance Metrics
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity’s total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
  Administrative Expenses 8.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 17.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.31
  Program Expenses Growth -1.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 54.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Income Statement     (FYE 06/2015)

   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $119,854,485
   Federated Campaigns $1,859,098
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $162,196,401
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $283,909,984
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $283,909,984
   Other Revenue $-2,281,054
TOTAL REVENUE $281,628,930
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $202,982,372
   Administrative Expenses $29,234,781
   Fundraising Expenses $45,225,904
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $4,185,873
Net Assets $97,521,946

Financial Charts

Compensation of Leaders     (FYE 06/2015)

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$457,834 0.16% Louis J. DeGennaro President, CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$839,890 0.30% John E. Walter Former President, CEO


The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society ® (LLS) is the world's largest voluntary health agency dedicated to blood cancer. The LLS mission: Cure leukemia, lymphoma, multiple myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families. LLS funds lifesaving blood cancer research around the world, provides free information and support services, and is the voice for all blood cancer patients seeking access to quality, affordable, coordinated care.

Founded in 1949 and headquartered in White Plains, NY, LLS has chapters throughout the United States and Canada. To learn more, visit www.LLS.org. Patients should contact the Information Resource Center at (800) 955-4572, Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET.

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