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National Kidney Foundation

Enhancing the lives of everyone with, at risk of or affected by kidney disease

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three stars

82.47

30 East 33rd Street New York, NY 10016
tel: (800) 622-9010   Web Site
EIN: 13-1673104

Board Leadership
Art Pasquarella
Chairman

CEO
Kevin Longino
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 82.47 three stars
  Financial 75.22 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The National Kidney Foundation is dedicated to preventing the growing public health challenge of kidney disease, improving the health and well-being of individuals and families affected by kidney disease and promoting organ donation. With local offices nationwide, the NKF conducts extensive public, patient, and professional education; provides early detection screenings; advocates for patients through public policy and legislative action; and supports research into the prevention and treatment of kidney disease. The NKF relies on individual and corporate donations, foundation and government grants, memberships and special events. Find out more at kidney.org.

The National Kidney Foundation is dedicated to preventing the growing public health challenge of kidney disease, improving the health and well-being of individuals and families affected by kidney disease and promoting organ donation. With local offices nationwide, the NKF conducts extensive public, patient, and professional education; provides early detection screenings; advocates for patients through public policy and legislative action; and supports research into the prevention and treatment of kidney disease. The NKF relies on individual and corporate donations, foundation and government grants, memberships and special events. Find out more at kidney.org.

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Financial

two stars

75.22

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 05/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
80.6%
  Administrative Expenses 10.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.17
  Program Expenses Growth 3.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 49.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Kidney Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Kidney Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Kidney Foundation (NY) 82.47 three stars
National Kidney Foundation of Illinois (IL) 91.39 four stars
PKD Foundation (MO) 88.36 three stars
American Kidney Fund (MD) 90.55 four stars
National Kidney Foundation of Michigan (MI) 94.96 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $12,854,261
   Federated Campaigns $679,260
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $11,690,369
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $25,223,890
   Program Service Revenue $11,766,185
Total Primary Revenue $36,990,075
   Other Revenue $5,600,913
TOTAL REVENUE $42,590,988
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $30,464,713
   Administrative Expenses $3,413,517
   Fundraising Expenses $3,373,886
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $37,252,116
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $5,338,872
   
Net Assets $10,666,692

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
Professional Education $11,857,677 38.9%
Community Services and Assistance to Affiliates $9,592,784 31.5%
Patient Services $3,766,563 12.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-03 05/01/2019 82.47 three stars
2017-03 06/01/2018 85.29 three stars
2016-03 05/01/2017 79.26 two stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 79.38 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 77.30 two stars
2013-06 10/01/2014 75.20 two stars
2012-06 07/01/2013 88.56 three stars
2011-06 05/01/2012 90.70 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 90.62 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 09/01/2010 84.96 three stars
2008-06 08/01/2009 83.86 three stars
2007-06 08/01/2008 92.76 four stars
2006-06 05/01/2007 93.57 four stars
2005-06 07/01/2006 93.52 four stars
2004-06 05/01/2005 93.64 four stars
2003-06 06/01/2004 87.51 three stars
2002-06 06/09/2003 92.16 four stars
2001-06 10/15/2002 79.07 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 13-1673104
Name in IRS Master File NATIONAL KIDNEY FOUNDATION INC
NTEE Code G44
NTEE Classification Kidney Disease
NTEE Type Diseases, Disorders, Medical Disciplines
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (161) Scientific research (diseases)
(180) Contact or sponsored scientific research for industry
(59) Other school related activities
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 Central - the organization is a parent (group ruling) and is not a church or 501(c)(1) organization.
Group Name NATIONAL KIDNEY FOUNDATION INC
Ruling Date September, 1969
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End March
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • March, 2017
  • March, 2016
  • March, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$367,200 0.98% Kevin Longino Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Kidney Foundation (NY) 82.47 three stars
National Kidney Foundation of Illinois (IL) 91.39 four stars
National Kidney Foundation of Florida (FL) 90.41 four stars
American Kidney Fund (MD) 90.55 four stars
National Kidney Foundation of Michigan (MI) 94.96 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

National Kidney Foundation
30 East 33rd Street
New York, NY 10016
tel: (800) 622-9010
fax: (212) 689-9261
EIN: 13-1673104

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Board Leadership

Art Pasquarella
Chairman

CEO

Kevin Longino
Chief Executive Officer

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