Health : Medical Research (Grantmaking)

Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation

Discovering the talent to discover the cure.

four stars

96.46

One Exchange Plaza 55 Broadway, Suite 302
New York, NY 10006
tel: (877) 722-6237   Web Site
EIN: 13-1933825

Board Leadership
Alan M. Leventhal
Chairman

CEO
Lorraine W. Egan
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.46 four stars
  Financial 95.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

95.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 10/01/2017 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)
87.5%
  Administrative Expenses 3.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 5.03
  Program Expenses Growth 11.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 21.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $8,246,272
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $2,262,758
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $10,509,030
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $10,509,030
   Other Revenue $1,735,227
TOTAL REVENUE $12,244,257
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $18,972,123
   Administrative Expenses $564,582
   Fundraising Expenses $1,926,883
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $21,463,588
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-9,219,331
   
Net Assets $105,830,243

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$452,076 2.10% Lorraine W. Egan President & Chief Executive Officer

Mission

To accelerate breakthroughs, the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation provides today's best young scientists with funding to pursue innovative cancer research. We support emerging leaders who have great potential to achieve breakthroughs in how we diagnose, treat and prevent cancer. Our goals are to: Identify the best and brightest early career scientists in cancer research; Accelerate the translation of scientific discoveries into new diagnostic tools and treatments; Enable risk taking on bold new ideas. Since 1946, the Foundation has invested over $250 million in more than 3,350 of the best and brightest scientists in the nation.

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Charity Contact Info

Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation
One Exchange Plaza
55 Broadway, Suite 302
New York, NY 10006
tel: (877) 722-6237
fax: (212) 455-0509
EIN: 13-1933825

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Board Leadership

Alan M. Leventhal
Chairman

CEO

Lorraine W. Egan
Executive Director

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