Health : Medical Research

Prevent Cancer Foundation

Stop Cancer Before It Starts!

90.91

1600 Duke Street Suite 500
Alexandria, VA 22314
tel: (800) 227-2732   Web Site
EIN: 52-1429544

Board Leadership
Scott McIntyre
Chairman

CEO
Carolyn R. Aldigé
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.91
  Financial 87.15
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

87.15

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
75.6%
  Administrative Expenses 8.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 15.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.30
  Program Expenses Growth 4.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Prevent Cancer Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Prevent Cancer Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,000,615
   Federated Campaigns $126,401
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $3,445,376
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $5,572,392
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $5,572,392
   Other Revenue $598,254
TOTAL REVENUE $6,170,646
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,844,050
   Administrative Expenses $421,800
   Fundraising Expenses $819,283
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,085,133
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,085,513
   
Net Assets $11,219,831

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$276,269 5.43% Carolyn R. Aldige President

Mission

The mission of the Prevent Cancer Foundation is to save lives through cancer prevention and early detection. The Foundation focuses its energies and resources on those cancers - including breast, cervical, colorectal, lung, oral, prostate, skin, and testicular - that can be prevented through lifestyle changes or detection and treatment in their early stages. Since our inception almost 30 years ago, we have provided more than $140 million in support of cancer prevention and early detection research, education, advocacy, and community outreach programs nationwide and have played a pivotal role in developing a body of knowledge that is the basis for important prevention and early detection strategies. We have funded over 400 scientists at over 150 leading medical institutions across the country. Our public education programs have applied this scientific knowledge to teach the public on ways they can reduce their cancer risks.

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Prevent Cancer Foundation (VA) 90.91
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Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (MA) 90.25

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Charity Contact Info

Prevent Cancer Foundation
1600 Duke Street
Suite 500
Alexandria, VA 22314
tel: (800) 227-2732
fax: (703) 836-4413
EIN: 52-1429544

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Board Leadership

Scott McIntyre
Chairman

CEO

Carolyn R. Aldigé
President

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