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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


Myra J. Biblowit
President & CEO

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Health : Medical Research (Fundraising)

Breast Cancer Research Foundation

Working to achieve prevention and a cure for breast cancer

(out of 100)
Overall Score & Rating 91.16 4 stars
  Financial 87.50 3 stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 4 stars
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 Performance Metrics
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity’s total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
  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.

Income Statement     (FYE 06/2015)

   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
   Program Expenses $56,594,454
   Administrative Expenses $1,790,615
   Fundraising Expenses $4,748,357
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-3,002,205
Net Assets $23,726,901

Financial Charts

Compensation of Leaders     (FYE 06/2015)

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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