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Oncology Nursing Society Foundation

Promoting excellence in cancer nursing and quality cancer care

three stars

88.19

125 Enterprise Drive Pittsburgh, PA 15275
tel: (866) 257-4667   Web Site
EIN: 25-1410081

Board Leadership
Cynthia M. LeBlanc
President

CEO
Linda Worrall
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.19 three stars
  Financial 84.84 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Established in 1981 by the Oncology Nursing Society, the Oncology Nursing Society Foundation (ONS Foundation) is a national organization headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The mission of the ONS Foundation is to improve cancer care and the lives of people with cancer by funding oncology nursing research, scholarships, awards, and educational programs. Since its inception, the Foundation has distributed more than $20 million in research grants, research fellowships, academic scholarships, lectures, public education projects, career development awards, congress scholarships, Institutes of Learning, and oncology advanced practice nurse conference scholarships.

Established in 1981 by the Oncology Nursing Society, the Oncology Nursing Society Foundation (ONS Foundation) is a national organization headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The mission of the ONS Foundation is to improve cancer care and the lives of people with cancer by funding oncology nursing research, scholarships, awards, and educational programs. Since its inception, the Foundation has distributed more than $20 million in research grants, research fellowships, academic scholarships, lectures, public education projects, career development awards, congress scholarships, Institutes of Learning, and oncology advanced practice nurse conference scholarships.

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Financial

three stars

84.84

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 11/01/2018 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)
73.2%
  Administrative Expenses 10.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 16.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.32
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.78
  Program Expenses Growth 8.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Oncology Nursing Society Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Oncology Nursing Society Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Oncology Nursing Society Foundation (PA) 88.19 three stars
The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (DC) 85.10 three stars
Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association (WI) 85.02 three stars
Byrnes Health Education Center (PA) 87.01 three stars
National Medical Association (MD) 89.48 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $794,089
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $794,089
   Program Service Revenue $12,011
Total Primary Revenue $806,100
   Other Revenue $890,818
TOTAL REVENUE $1,696,918
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $999,880
   Administrative Expenses $146,210
   Fundraising Expenses $253,693
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,399,783
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $297,135
   
Net Assets $16,120,413

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
Scholarships for Oncology Nursing Secondary Education $469,935 47.0%
Scholarships to Oncology Nursing Society National Conferences $196,320 19.6%
Research Grants and Awards $242,070 24.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 11/01/2018 88.19 three stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 89.07 three stars
2015-12 12/01/2016 83.47 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 78.65 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 73.64 two stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 70.35 two stars
2012-12 11/01/2013 77.97 two stars
2011-12 12/20/2012 76.07 two stars
2010-12 02/01/2012 77.63 two stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 76.46 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 67.45 one star
2008-12 10/01/2009 72.06 two stars
2006-12 02/01/2008 85.67 three stars
2005-12 12/15/2006 73.89 two stars
2004-12 11/01/2005 73.77 two stars
2003-12 10/01/2004 62.24 one star
2002-12 02/01/2004 83.46 three stars
2001-12 02/05/2003 83.90 three stars

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

EIN 25-1410081
Name in IRS Master File ONCOLOGY NURSING FOUNDATION
NTEE Code G30
NTEE Classification Cancer
NTEE Type Diseases, Disorders, Medical Disciplines
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (161) Scientific research (diseases)
(123) Discussion groups, forums, panels lectures, etc.
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 February, 1982
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$132,758 9.48% Linda Worrall Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Oncology Nursing Society Foundation (PA) 88.19 three stars
AORN Foundation (CO) 87.08 three stars
Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association (WI) 85.02 three stars
CHEST Foundation (IL) 89.80 three stars
National Medical Association (MD) 89.48 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Oncology Nursing Society Foundation
125 Enterprise Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15275
tel: (866) 257-4667
EIN: 25-1410081

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Board Leadership

Cynthia M. LeBlanc
President

CEO

Linda Worrall
Executive Director

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