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Parkinson's Disease Foundation

Hope through research, education and advocacy

three stars

80.48

1359 Broadway Suite 1509
New York, NY 10018
tel: (212) 923-4700   Web Site
EIN: 13-1866796

Board Leadership
John Kozyak
Chair

CEO
John L. Lehr
Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 80.48 three stars
  Financial 72.57 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Parkinson's Disease Foundation (PDF) is a leading national presence in Parkinson's disease research, education and public advocacy. We are working for the nearly one million people in the US who live with Parkinson's by funding promising scientific research while supporting people living with Parkinson's through educational programs and services. Since its founding in 1957, PDF has dedicated nearly $110 million to fund the work of leading scientists throughout the world and nearly $47 million to support national education and advocacy initiatives.

The Parkinson's Disease Foundation (PDF) is a leading national presence in Parkinson's disease research, education and public advocacy. We are working for the nearly one million people in the US who live with Parkinson's by funding promising scientific research while supporting people living with Parkinson's through educational programs and services. Since its founding in 1957, PDF has dedicated nearly $110 million to fund the work of leading scientists throughout the world and nearly $47 million to support national education and advocacy initiatives.

Financial

two stars

72.57

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 09/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
76.5%
  Administrative Expenses 6.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 16.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.19
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.46
  Program Expenses Growth -1.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 26.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Parkinson's Disease Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Parkinson's Disease Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Parkinson's Disease Foundation (NY) 80.48 three stars
Davis Phinney Foundation (CO) 85.51 three stars
Parkinson's Foundation (FL) 88.45 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $8,916,230
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $305,508
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $9,221,738
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $9,221,738
   Other Revenue $176,845
TOTAL REVENUE $9,398,583
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,406,287
   Administrative Expenses $653,123
   Fundraising Expenses $1,790,345
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $9,849,755
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-451,172
   
Net Assets $6,968,056

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
Grants & Fellowships $5,276,923 71.2%
Education and Advocacy $2,129,364 28.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 09/01/2017 80.48 three stars
2015-06 10/01/2016 82.48 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 87.43 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 76.38 two stars
2013-06 07/01/2014 86.74 three stars
2012-06 10/01/2013 83.94 three stars
2011-06 09/01/2012 92.48 four stars
2010-06 12/01/2011 92.14 four stars
2010-06 11/01/2011 91.86 four stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 94.52 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 11/24/2010 90.00 four stars
2008-06 11/01/2009 90.18 four stars
2007-06 07/01/2008 89.63 three stars
2006-06 12/01/2007 81.41 three stars
2005-06 07/01/2006 92.42 four stars
2004-06 10/01/2005 82.92 three stars
2003-06 08/01/2004 97.70 four stars
2002-06 10/01/2003 98.07 four stars
2001-06 10/15/2002 95.70 four stars
2000-06 04/15/2002 92.57 four 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 13-1866796
Name in IRS Master File PARKINSONS FOUNDATION INC
NTEE Code H80
NTEE Classification Specifically Named Diseases Research
NTEE Type Medical Research
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (161) Scientific research (diseases)
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 February, 1959
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012

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

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$270,000 2.74% Robin Elliott President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Parkinson's Disease Foundation (NY) 80.48 three stars
Parkinson's Foundation (FL) 88.45 three stars
Davis Phinney Foundation (CO) 85.51 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Parkinson's Disease Foundation
1359 Broadway
Suite 1509
New York, NY 10018
tel: (212) 923-4700
fax: (212) 923-4778
EIN: 13-1866796

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Board Leadership

John Kozyak
Chair

CEO

John L. Lehr
Chief Executive Officer

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