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Health : Diseases, Disorders, and Disciplines

Parkinson's Foundation

Better Lives. Together.

90.59

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

Board Leadership
Howard D. Morgan
Chairman

CEO
John L. Lehr
President & Chief Executive Officer

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  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.59
  Financial 86.70
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Parkinson's Foundation makes life better for people with Parkinson's disease by improving care and advancing research toward a cure. In everything we do, we build on the energy, experience, and passion of our global Parkinson's community.

The Parkinson's Foundation was formed by the merger of the National Parkinson Foundation (NPF) and the Parkinson's Disease Foundation (PDF), both established in 1957, with offices in New York and Miami.

Connect with us today. We are here to help.

Miami Office:
200 SE 1st Street
Suite 800
Miami, FL 33131

New York Office:
1359 Broadway
Suite 1509
New York, NY 10018

Contact our toll-free Helpline at 1-800-4PD-INFO (473-4636) or helpline@parkinson.org.

The Parkinson's Foundation makes life better for people with Parkinson's disease by improving care and advancing research toward a cure. In everything we do, we build on the energy, experience, and passion of our global Parkinson's community.

The Parkinson's Foundation was formed by the merger of the National Parkinson Foundation (NPF) and the Parkinson's Disease Foundation (PDF), both established in 1957, with offices in New York and Miami.

Connect with us today. We are here to help.

Miami Office:
200 SE 1st Street
Suite 800
Miami, FL 33131

New York Office:
1359 Broadway
Suite 1509
New York, NY 10018

Contact our toll-free Helpline at 1-800-4PD-INFO (473-4636) or helpline@parkinson.org.

Financial

86.70

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2020 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)
82.2%
  Administrative Expenses 5.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.67
  Program Expenses Growth 56.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 35.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Parkinson's Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Parkinson's Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Parkinson's Foundation (NY) 90.59
American Parkinson Disease Association (NY) 90.11

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $32,097,602
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,747,189
   Related Organizations $193,336
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $34,038,127
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $34,038,127
   Other Revenue $-518,898
TOTAL REVENUE $33,519,229
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $28,439,341
   Administrative Expenses $1,498,118
   Fundraising Expenses $4,167,972
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $34,105,431
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-586,202
   
Net Assets $23,984,555

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
Research $9,604,022 33.8%
Patient Care Services $9,426,781 33.1%
Education and Community Engagement $9,408,538 33.1%

Ratings History
Parkinson's Foundation has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 06/01/2020 90.59
2018-06 06/01/2019 90.24
2017-06 10/01/2018 90.88
2016-06 05/01/2018 80.60
2016-06 09/01/2017 80.48
2015-06 10/01/2016 82.48
2014-06 06/01/2016 87.43
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 76.38
2013-06 07/01/2014 86.74
2012-06 10/01/2013 83.94
2011-06 09/01/2012 92.48
2010-06 12/01/2011 92.14
2010-06 11/01/2011 91.86
2009-06 09/20/2011 94.52
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 11/24/2010 90.00
2008-06 11/01/2009 90.18
2007-06 07/01/2008 89.63
2006-06 12/01/2007 81.41
2005-06 07/01/2006 92.42
2004-06 10/01/2005 82.92

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)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$421,724 1.23% John L. Lehr President & Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Parkinson's Foundation (NY) 90.59
American Parkinson Disease Association (NY) 90.11

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Charity Contact Info

Parkinson's 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

Howard D. Morgan
Chairman

CEO

John L. Lehr
President & Chief Executive Officer

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