Health : Medical Research (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

Breast Cancer Research Foundation

Working to achieve prevention and a cure for breast cancer

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four stars

90.48

28 W. 44th Street Suite 609
New York, NY 10036
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 90.48 four stars
  Financial 86.54 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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 $700 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.

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 $700 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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Financial

three stars

86.54

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 04/01/2019 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)
88.1%
  Administrative Expenses 3.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.28
  Program Expenses Growth 6.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 73.8%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $65,571,154
   Federated Campaigns $154,927
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $12,824,735
   Related Organizations $176,073
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $78,726,889
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $78,726,889
   Other Revenue $269,117
TOTAL REVENUE $78,996,006
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $67,492,025
   Administrative Expenses $2,511,654
   Fundraising Expenses $6,882,484
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $76,886,163
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,109,843
   
Net Assets $27,359,995

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$709,165 0.92% Myra Biblowit President

Mission

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 $700 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
28 W. 44th Street
Suite 609
New York, NY 10036
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