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Health : Medical Research (Fundraising)

Breast Cancer Research Foundation

Working to achieve prevention and a cure for breast cancer

91.16

60 East 56th Street 8th Floor
New York, NY 10022
tel: (866) 346-3228   Web Site
EIN: 13-3727250

Board Leadership
William Lauder & Kinga Lampert
Co-Chairs

CEO
Myra J. Biblowit
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.16
  Financial 87.50
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 07/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

87.50

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 07/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.
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  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity’s total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
90.9%
  Administrative Expenses 2.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.37
  Program Expenses Growth 11.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 73.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Breast Cancer Research Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Breast Cancer Research Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Breast Cancer Research Foundation (NY) 91.16
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The Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF), founded in 1993 by Evelyn H. Lauder, works to achieve prevention and a cure for breast cancer in our lifetime by providing critical funding for innovative clinical and translational research at leading medical centers worldwide, and increasing public awareness about good breast health. Since its inception, the Foundation has raised over $600 million to support research at medical institutions across the globe conducting the most advanced and promising breast cancer research that will help lead to prevention and a cure.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $45,796,063
   Federated Campaigns $219,633
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $12,196,164
   Related Organizations $7,466
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $58,219,326
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $58,219,326
   Other Revenue $1,911,895
TOTAL REVENUE $60,131,221
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $56,594,454
   Administrative Expenses $1,790,615
   Fundraising Expenses $4,748,357
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $63,133,426
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-3,002,205
   
Net Assets $23,726,901

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 Grants $56,594,454 100.0%
Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 07/01/2016 91.16
2014-06 06/01/2016 92.92
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 04/01/2015 95.89
2013-06 02/01/2014 97.60
2012-06 06/01/2013 95.83
2011-06 05/01/2012 91.67
2010-06 09/20/2011 87.81
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 11/24/2010 90.23
2008-06 04/01/2009 94.18
2007-06 03/01/2008 91.65
2006-06 03/01/2007 91.42
2005-06 04/01/2006 91.35
2004-06 04/01/2005 91.27
2003-06 04/01/2004 93.87
2002-06 04/15/2003 93.71
2001-06 10/15/2002 91.04

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

EIN 13-3727250
Name in IRS Master File BREAST CANCER RESEARCH FOUNDATION INC
NTEE Code M20
NTEE Classification Disaster Preparedness and Relief Services
NTEE Type Public Safety, Disaster Preparedness and Relief
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (927) Fundraising
(125) Giving information or opinion (see also Advocacy)
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 August, 1993
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, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

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
$677,350 1.07% Myra Biblowit President

The Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF), founded in 1993 by Evelyn H. Lauder, works to achieve prevention and a cure for breast cancer in our lifetime by providing critical funding for innovative clinical and translational research at leading medical centers worldwide, and increasing public awareness about good breast health. Since its inception, the Foundation has raised over $600 million to support research at medical institutions across the globe conducting the most advanced and promising breast cancer research that will help lead to prevention and a cure.

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Charity Contact Info

Breast Cancer Research Foundation
60 East 56th Street
8th Floor
New York, NY 10022
tel: (866) 346-3228
fax: (646) 497-0890
EIN: 13-3727250

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Board Leadership

William Lauder & Kinga Lampert
Co-Chairs

CEO

Myra J. Biblowit
President & CEO

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