Health : Diseases, Disorders, and Disciplines

Walker Cancer Research Institute

Working to find more effective treatments for cancer

zero star

24.35

18 North Law Street Aberdeen, MD 21001
tel: (410) 272-0775   Web Site
EIN: 52-1233437

CEO
Helen Marie Walker
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 24.35 zero star
  Financial 0.00 zero star
  Accountability & Transparency 62.00 one star
This rating was published 04/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1981, Walker Cancer Research Institute (WCRI) works to find more effective treatments for cancer. Our Anticancer Drug Synthesis Laboratory is located in the state of Michigan, while our Natural Products Laboratory is strategically located in the state of Florida. Scientists in our labs in Michigan and Florida are working vigorously to find these treatments. We also provide educational information to the public concerning early detection of cancer symptoms and treatment options. WCRI's public information program includes regular informational letters to the public giving succinct information about the health risks and early warning signs of cancer. The National Breast Cancer Research Center is a project of Walker CRI.

Founded in 1981, Walker Cancer Research Institute (WCRI) works to find more effective treatments for cancer. Our Anticancer Drug Synthesis Laboratory is located in the state of Michigan, while our Natural Products Laboratory is strategically located in the state of Florida. Scientists in our labs in Michigan and Florida are working vigorously to find these treatments. We also provide educational information to the public concerning early detection of cancer symptoms and treatment options. WCRI's public information program includes regular informational letters to the public giving succinct information about the health risks and early warning signs of cancer. The National Breast Cancer Research Center is a project of Walker CRI.

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Financial

zero star

0.00

Accountability & Transparency

one star

62.00

This rating was published 04/01/2020 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)
11.0%
  Administrative Expenses 8.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 80.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.87
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.40
  Program Expenses Growth 7.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 20.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Walker Cancer Research Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
Joint Cost Allocation Adjustment applied. Learn more.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Walker Cancer Research Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,463,214
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,463,214
   Program Service Revenue $74,236
Total Primary Revenue $4,537,450
   Other Revenue $30,320
TOTAL REVENUE $4,567,770
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $555,204
   Administrative Expenses $410,491
   Fundraising Expenses $3,768,069
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,733,764
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-165,994
   
Net Assets $7,968,287

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$139,100 2.93% Steven Blumenthal Vice President
$139,100 2.93% Eduardo Palomino Senior Research Chemist
$78,100 1.64% Elsa Pilarinou Project Coordinator
$77,000 1.62% Yuhao Ren Research Chemist

Mission

Founded in 1981, Walker Cancer Research Institute (WCRI) works to find more effective treatments for cancer. Our Anticancer Drug Synthesis Laboratory is located in the state of Michigan, while our Natural Products Laboratory is strategically located in the state of Florida. Scientists in our labs in Michigan and Florida are working vigorously to find these treatments. We also provide educational information to the public concerning early detection of cancer symptoms and treatment options. WCRI's public information program includes regular informational letters to the public giving succinct information about the health risks and early warning signs of cancer. The National Breast Cancer Research Center is a project of Walker CRI.

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Charity Contact Info

Walker Cancer Research Institute
18 North Law Street
Aberdeen, MD 21001
tel: (410) 272-0775
EIN: 52-1233437

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CEO

Helen Marie Walker
President