Health : Medical Research (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

Roswell Park Alliance Foundation

Fundraising for Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center

four stars

95.63

Elm and Carlton Streets Buffalo, NY 14263
tel: (716) 845-4444   Web Site
EIN: 16-1391608

Board Leadership
Lee Wortham
Chair

CEO
Cindy Eller
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.63 four stars
  Financial 93.82 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Established in 1991, the Roswell Park Alliance Foundation manages all donations made to Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center. Since its inception, over $396 million has been raised to benefit the Cancer Center's research, education and patient care programs. Founded in 1898, Roswell Park is America's first cancer center and it is the only National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center in Upstate New York. Over its long history, Roswell Park has made fundamental contributions to reducing the global cancer burden and sets itself apart as a leader in transplant and cellular therapies, robotic surgery training programs, personalized medicine, cancer vaccines and immunotherapy.

Established in 1991, the Roswell Park Alliance Foundation manages all donations made to Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center. Since its inception, over $396 million has been raised to benefit the Cancer Center's research, education and patient care programs. Founded in 1898, Roswell Park is America's first cancer center and it is the only National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center in Upstate New York. Over its long history, Roswell Park has made fundamental contributions to reducing the global cancer burden and sets itself apart as a leader in transplant and cellular therapies, robotic surgery training programs, personalized medicine, cancer vaccines and immunotherapy.

Financial

four stars

93.82

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
80.9%
  Administrative Expenses 5.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.84
  Program Expenses Growth 15.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 14.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Roswell Park Alliance Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Roswell Park Alliance Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $16,593,202
   Federated Campaigns $145,189
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $5,832,023
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $22,570,414
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $22,570,414
   Other Revenue $924,395
TOTAL REVENUE $23,494,809
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $15,531,756
   Administrative Expenses $1,235,389
   Fundraising Expenses $3,315,074
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $20,082,219
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $3,412,590
   
Net Assets $81,577,067

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
$179,329 0.89% Cindy A. Eller Executive Director $125,157

Mission

Established in 1991, the Roswell Park Alliance Foundation manages all donations made to Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center. Since its inception, over $396 million has been raised to benefit the Cancer Center's research, education and patient care programs. Founded in 1898, Roswell Park is America's first cancer center and it is the only National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center in Upstate New York. Over its long history, Roswell Park has made fundamental contributions to reducing the global cancer burden and sets itself apart as a leader in transplant and cellular therapies, robotic surgery training programs, personalized medicine, cancer vaccines and immunotherapy.

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Charity Contact Info

Roswell Park Alliance Foundation
Elm and Carlton Streets
Buffalo, NY 14263
tel: (716) 845-4444
fax: (716) 845-1478
EIN: 16-1391608

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Board Leadership

Lee Wortham
Chair

CEO

Cindy Eller
Executive Director