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National Osteoporosis Foundation

National Osteoporosis Foundation

three stars

82.58

251 18th Street South Suite 630
Arlington, VA 22202
tel: (800) 231-4222   Web Site
EIN: 36-3350532

Board Leadership
Judy A. BlackRobert Gagel
Chair

CEO
Elizabeth Thompson
CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 82.58 three stars
  Financial 75.70 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The National Osteoporosis Foundation is the leading consumer and community-focused health organization dedicated to the prevention of osteoporosis and broken bones, the promotion of strong bones for life and the reduction of human suffering through programs of public and clinician awareness, education, advocacy and research. The National Osteoporosis Foundation was established in 1984.

The National Osteoporosis Foundation is the leading consumer and community-focused health organization dedicated to the prevention of osteoporosis and broken bones, the promotion of strong bones for life and the reduction of human suffering through programs of public and clinician awareness, education, advocacy and research. The National Osteoporosis Foundation was established in 1984.

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Financial

two stars

75.70

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 11/01/2019 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)
76.0%
  Administrative Expenses 5.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 18.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.22
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.21
  Program Expenses Growth -0.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 27.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Osteoporosis Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
Joint Cost Allocation Adjustment applied. Learn more.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Osteoporosis Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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National Osteoporosis Foundation (VA) 82.58 three stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,313,089
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $103,296
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,416,385
   Program Service Revenue $509,760
Total Primary Revenue $3,926,145
   Other Revenue $620,548
TOTAL REVENUE $4,546,693
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $2,917,480
   Administrative Expenses $390,937
   Fundraising Expenses $840,984
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,149,401
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $397,292
   
Net Assets $5,051,282

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
Education Department $1,050,055 35.4%
Advocacy $496,886 16.7%
Patient Education $620,419 20.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 11/01/2019 82.58 three stars
2017-12 03/01/2019 89.09 three stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 86.58 three stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 78.54 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 80.43 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 79.04 two stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 68.49 one star
2012-12 02/01/2014 70.91 two stars
2011-12 08/01/2013 81.97 three stars
2011-12 02/01/2013 81.60 three stars
2010-12 09/01/2012 70.53 two stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 70.93 two stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 77.55 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 66.07 one star
2008-12 05/01/2010 60.82 one star
2007-12 02/01/2009 72.58 two stars
2006-12 12/01/2007 65.97 one star
2005-12 03/01/2007 52.17 zero star
2004-12 03/01/2006 55.50 one star
2003-12 01/05/2005 64.69 one star

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

EIN 36-3350532
Name in IRS Master File NATIONAL OSTEOPOROSIS FOUNDATION
NTEE Code G50
NTEE Classification Nerve, Muscle and Bone Diseases
NTEE Type Diseases, Disorders, Medical Disciplines
Classification Educational 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 June, 1985
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
$290,513 7.00% Elizabeth Thompson CEO

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Charity Contact Info

National Osteoporosis Foundation
251 18th Street South
Suite 630
Arlington, VA 22202
tel: (800) 231-4222
fax: (703) 414-3742
EIN: 36-3350532

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Board Leadership

Judy A. BlackRobert Gagel
Chair

CEO

Elizabeth Thompson
CEO

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