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Health : Diseases, Disorders, and Disciplines

March of Dimes

MARCH OF DIMES LEADS THE FIGHT FOR THE HEALTH OF ALL MOMS AND BABIES

71.40

1550 Crystal Dr. Suite 1300
Arlington, VA 22202
tel: (888) 663-4637   Web Site
EIN: 13-1846366

Board Leadership
Monica Luechtefeld
Chair

CEO
Stacey D. Stewart
President

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 71.40
  Financial 59.67
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00
This rating was published 03/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

We have saved the lives of millions of babies since our founding and we won't stop until we reach the day when every baby is born healthy. Our mission is to help moms have full-term pregnancies and research the problems that threaten the health of babies. We carry out this mission through research, community services, education and advocacy to save babies' lives. Our researchers, volunteers, educators, outreach workers and advocates work together to give all babies a fighting chance against the threats to their health from premature birth, birth defects, and low birthweight.

We have saved the lives of millions of babies since our founding and we won't stop until we reach the day when every baby is born healthy. Our mission is to help moms have full-term pregnancies and research the problems that threaten the health of babies. We carry out this mission through research, community services, education and advocacy to save babies' lives. Our researchers, volunteers, educators, outreach workers and advocates work together to give all babies a fighting chance against the threats to their health from premature birth, birth defects, and low birthweight.

Financial

59.67

Accountability & Transparency

97.00

This rating was published 03/01/2021 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)
75.1%
  Administrative Expenses 9.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 15.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) < 0.01
  Program Expenses Growth -10.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 110.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by March of Dimes on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by March of Dimes on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
March of Dimes (VA) 71.40
National Fragile X Foundation (VA) 86.92
MiracleFeet (NC) 96.99
Alpha-1 Foundation (FL) 92.75
The Progeria Research Foundation (MA) 92.06

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $53,385,779
   Federated Campaigns $296,305
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $63,560,033
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,690,815
Total Contributions $118,932,932
   Program Service Revenue $152,304
Total Primary Revenue $119,085,236
   Other Revenue $10,522,096
TOTAL REVENUE $129,607,332
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $94,826,422
   Administrative Expenses $12,601,715
   Fundraising Expenses $18,277,300
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $125,705,437
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $3,901,895
   
Net Assets $-7,889,874

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
Community Services $60,192,142 63.5%
Research and Medical Support $21,224,095 22.4%
Public and Professional Education $13,410,185 14.1%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 03/01/2021 71.40
2018-12 02/01/2020 71.38
2017-12 04/01/2019 73.14
2016-12 12/01/2017 73.24
2015-12 05/01/2017 78.64
2015-12 12/01/2016 71.76
2014-12 06/01/2016 71.86
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 10/01/2015 71.57
2013-12 06/01/2015 78.22
2013-12 05/01/2015 77.04
2012-12 05/01/2014 74.93
2011-12 02/01/2013 71.05
2010-12 09/01/2012 71.00
2010-12 03/01/2012 77.04
2009-12 11/01/2011 79.08
2009-12 09/20/2011 75.97
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 03/01/2011 65.15
2008-12 03/01/2010 68.04
2007-12 06/01/2009 79.00
2006-12 08/01/2007 77.70

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

EIN 13-1846366
Name in IRS Master File MARCH OF DIMES INC
NTEE Code G20
NTEE Classification Birth Defects and Genetic Diseases
NTEE Type Diseases, Disorders, Medical Disciplines
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (179) Other health 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 September, 1950
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, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$527,285 0.41% Stacey D. Stewart President, CEO

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
March of Dimes (VA) 71.40
The Cornelia de Lange Syndrome Foundation (CT) 95.33
National Fragile X Foundation (VA) 86.92
Fanconi Anemia Research Fund (OR) 94.94
National Down Syndrome Society (NY) 93.11

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Charity Contact Info

March of Dimes
1550 Crystal Dr.
Suite 1300
Arlington, VA 22202
tel: (888) 663-4637
EIN: 13-1846366

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Board Leadership

Monica Luechtefeld
Chair

CEO

Stacey D. Stewart
President

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