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PKD Foundation

Our Vision: No one suffers the full effects of Polycystic Kidney Disease.

three stars

88.36

1001 E 101st Terrace Suite 220
Kansas City, MO 64131
tel: (800) 753-2873   Web Site
EIN: 43-1266906

Board Leadership
Beverly Benson
Chair

CEO
Andy Betts
CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.36 three stars
  Financial 83.55 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The PKD Foundation is a non-for-profit organization dedicated to fighting polycystic kidney disease (PKD). The mission of the Foundation is to promote programs of research, advocacy, education, support and awareness in order to discover treatments and a cure for polycystic kidney disease and improve the lives of all it affects. To fulfill our mission and discover treatments for PKD, the PKD Foundation has launched an integrated research initiative focused on "Accelerating Treatments to Patients," which is designed to speed up the development of treatments for PKD. Key components of this initiative include drug repurposing, targeted research grants, tissue donation, clinical trials and much more. In addition to funding research and educational programs, the PKD Foundation provides a forum for patients, family and friends through more than 60 volunteer-led Chapters across the country.

The PKD Foundation is a non-for-profit organization dedicated to fighting polycystic kidney disease (PKD). The mission of the Foundation is to promote programs of research, advocacy, education, support and awareness in order to discover treatments and a cure for polycystic kidney disease and improve the lives of all it affects. To fulfill our mission and discover treatments for PKD, the PKD Foundation has launched an integrated research initiative focused on "Accelerating Treatments to Patients," which is designed to speed up the development of treatments for PKD. Key components of this initiative include drug repurposing, targeted research grants, tissue donation, clinical trials and much more. In addition to funding research and educational programs, the PKD Foundation provides a forum for patients, family and friends through more than 60 volunteer-led Chapters across the country.

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Financial

three stars

83.55

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 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)
72.2%
  Administrative Expenses 14.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.32
  Program Expenses Growth 3.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 11.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by PKD Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by PKD Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
PKD Foundation (MO) 88.36 three stars
National Kidney Foundation of Illinois (IL) 91.39 four stars
National Kidney Foundation of Florida (FL) 91.40 four stars
American Kidney Fund (MD) 90.31 four stars
National Kidney Foundation of Michigan (MI) 94.96 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $12,652,147
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $12,652,147
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $12,652,147
   Other Revenue $298,698
TOTAL REVENUE $12,950,845
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,447,606
   Administrative Expenses $973,264
   Fundraising Expenses $1,310,343
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,731,213
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $5,219,632
   
Net Assets $10,043,678

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 $2,536,220 46.6%
Awareness & Advocacy $1,837,483 33.7%
Education and Support $1,073,903 19.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 07/01/2019 88.36 three stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 85.37 three stars
2016-06 07/01/2017 87.13 three stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 83.99 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-06 03/01/2016 84.13 three stars
2014-06 10/01/2015 78.52 two stars
2013-06 08/01/2014 81.28 three stars
2013-06 07/01/2014 81.17 three stars
2012-06 04/01/2013 80.99 three stars
2011-06 12/20/2012 72.26 two stars
2011-06 09/01/2012 72.18 two stars
2011-06 03/01/2012 80.07 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 82.06 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 05/01/2011 70.35 two stars
2009-06 07/01/2010 86.70 three stars
2008-06 10/01/2009 90.80 four stars
2007-06 03/01/2008 95.94 four stars
2005-12 12/01/2006 93.00 four stars
2004-12 01/01/2006 80.78 three stars
2003-12 01/05/2005 84.02 three 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 43-1266906
Name in IRS Master File PKD FOUNDATION
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 (161) Scientific research (diseases)
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 November, 1982
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, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$220,000 2.84% Betts Andrew CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
PKD Foundation (MO) 88.36 three stars
National Kidney Foundation of Michigan (MI) 94.96 four stars
National Kidney Foundation of Illinois (IL) 91.39 four stars
American Kidney Fund (MD) 90.31 four stars
National Kidney Foundation of Florida (FL) 91.40 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

PKD Foundation
1001 E 101st Terrace
Suite 220
Kansas City, MO 64131
tel: (800) 753-2873
fax: (816) 931-8655
EIN: 43-1266906

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Board Leadership

Beverly Benson
Chair

CEO

Andy Betts
CEO

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