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The National Children's Cancer Society

Improving the quality of life for children with cancer and their families worldwide

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two stars

73.00

500 North Broadway Suite 1850
St. Louis, MO 63102
tel: (314) 241-1600   Web Site
EIN: 37-1227890

Board Leadership
Mark Slocomb
Chairman

CEO
Mark Stolze
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 73.00 two stars
  Financial 63.44 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of The National Children's Cancer Society (N.C.C.S.) is to improve the quality of life for children with cancer and their families worldwide. Since its inception in 1987, the N.C.C.S. has provided more than $49 million in program distributions to assist the families of more than 26,000 children, and provided supplemental assistance through educational programs and publications to thousands more. The N.C.C.S. works with more than 200 hospitals and pediatric oncology units throughout the United States. Since 1993, the N.C.C.S. has distributed more than $242 million in donated medical products to 57 facilities in 36 countries.

The mission of The National Children's Cancer Society (N.C.C.S.) is to improve the quality of life for children with cancer and their families worldwide. Since its inception in 1987, the N.C.C.S. has provided more than $49 million in program distributions to assist the families of more than 26,000 children, and provided supplemental assistance through educational programs and publications to thousands more. The N.C.C.S. works with more than 200 hospitals and pediatric oncology units throughout the United States. Since 1993, the N.C.C.S. has distributed more than $242 million in donated medical products to 57 facilities in 36 countries.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of families served
2,139
Number of referring pediatric oncology treatment centers
190
Number of states with families receiving financial assistance
49
Amount of free educational materials distributed
5,484
This impact information is current as of July 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

one star

63.44

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
70.8%
  Administrative Expenses 4.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 24.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.25
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.27
  Program Expenses Growth -14.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 23.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The National Children's Cancer Society on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The National Children's Cancer Society on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The National Children's Cancer Society (MO) 73.00 two stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $12,547,815
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $57,267
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $12,605,082
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $12,605,082
   Other Revenue $678,295
TOTAL REVENUE $13,283,377
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $8,017,939
   Administrative Expenses $749,457
   Fundraising Expenses $4,062,074
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $12,829,470
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $453,907
   
Net Assets $4,669,751

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
Global Outreach Program $3,877,798 48.4%
Family Support Program $3,800,099 47.4%
Raising Awareness $340,042 4.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-09 08/01/2018 73.00 two stars
2016-09 11/01/2017 73.56 two stars
2015-09 10/01/2016 75.36 two stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 78.45 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 11/01/2015 72.29 two stars
2013-09 11/01/2014 86.04 three stars
2012-09 08/01/2013 68.92 one star
2011-09 06/01/2012 77.39 two stars
2010-09 09/20/2011 66.68 one star
 
CN 1.0
2009-09 07/01/2010 60.35 one star
2008-09 06/01/2009 64.59 one star
2007-09 09/01/2008 63.01 one star
2006-09 07/01/2007 67.82 one star
2005-09 09/01/2006 75.74 two stars
2004-09 07/01/2005 77.12 two stars
2003-09 06/01/2004 72.01 two stars
2002-09 08/01/2003 59.76 one star
2001-09 10/15/2002 77.21 two stars

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

EIN 37-1227890
Name in IRS Master File NATIONAL CHILDRENS CANCER SOCIETY INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (560) Supplying money, goods or services to the poor
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 August, 1988
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$214,543 1.67% Mark Stolze President, CEO

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Charity Contact Info

The National Children's Cancer Society
500 North Broadway
Suite 1850
St. Louis, MO 63102
tel: (314) 241-1600
fax: (314) 241-1996
EIN: 37-1227890

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Board Leadership

Mark Slocomb
Chairman

CEO

Mark Stolze
President, CEO

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