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Diabetes Research and Wellness Foundation

Helping find the cure for diabetes

two stars

72.55

1832 Connecticut Avenue, NW Suite 420
Washington, DC 20009
tel: (202) 298-9211   Web Site
EIN: 52-1840230

Board Leadership
John Alahouzos
Chairman

CEO
Andrea Stancik
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 72.55 two stars
  Financial 62.50 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 90.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Diabetes Research and Wellness Foundation (DRWF) was founded to help and find the cure for diabetes and until that goal is achieved, to provide the care needed to combat the detrimental and life-threatening complications of this terrible disease. To accomplish this mission DRWF provides funds to researchers whose work has already provided substantial insight into the causes, early detection, or treatment of diabetes complications; encourages and facilitates the development of fledgling researchers in the field of diabetes research; promotes public education about the causes, prevention, and treatment of diabetes and its complications; provides services and products to people with diabetes; and provides hope to millions of diabetes sufferers.

The Diabetes Research and Wellness Foundation (DRWF) was founded to help and find the cure for diabetes and until that goal is achieved, to provide the care needed to combat the detrimental and life-threatening complications of this terrible disease. To accomplish this mission DRWF provides funds to researchers whose work has already provided substantial insight into the causes, early detection, or treatment of diabetes complications; encourages and facilitates the development of fledgling researchers in the field of diabetes research; promotes public education about the causes, prevention, and treatment of diabetes and its complications; provides services and products to people with diabetes; and provides hope to millions of diabetes sufferers.

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Financial

one star

62.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

90.00

This rating was published 05/01/2020 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)
85.8%
  Administrative Expenses < 0.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.21
  Working Capital Ratio (years) < 0.01
  Program Expenses Growth -33.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 135.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Diabetes Research and Wellness Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
Joint Cost Allocation Adjustment applied. Learn more.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Diabetes Research and Wellness Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Diabetes Research and Wellness Foundation (DC) 72.55 two stars
Nyaka Aids Orphans Project (MI) 88.65 three stars
American Relief Agency for the Horn of Africa (ARAHA) (MN) 89.35 three stars
Project Concern International (CA) 88.15 three stars
MANNA Worldwide (TX) 92.75 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,128,114
   Federated Campaigns $74,651
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $490,004
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,692,769
   Program Service Revenue $922,382
Total Primary Revenue $2,615,151
   Other Revenue $20,716
TOTAL REVENUE $2,635,867
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $1,969,763
   Administrative Expenses $-73,681
   Fundraising Expenses $1,029,641
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,925,723
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-289,856
   
Net Assets $-285,051

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
Global Outreach Assistance $961,042 34.2%
Diabetes Identification and Guidance $930,164 33.1%
Medical Research Grants $653,337 23.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 05/01/2020 72.55 two stars
2017-12 05/01/2019 74.80 two stars
2016-12 02/01/2018 73.97 two stars
2015-12 09/01/2017 70.26 two stars
2015-12 06/01/2017 68.90 one star
2014-12 06/01/2016 73.46 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 66.52 one star
2013-12 10/01/2015 87.58 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 86.15 three stars
2012-12 08/01/2013 85.46 three stars
2011-12 11/06/2012 81.06 three stars
2010-12 09/01/2012 71.19 two stars
2010-12 12/01/2011 80.52 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 77.50 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 74.33 two stars
2008-12 03/01/2010 75.90 two stars
2007-12 12/01/2008 91.52 four stars
2006-12 08/01/2007 91.72 four stars
2005-12 09/01/2006 91.79 four stars
2004-12 10/01/2005 68.78 one star

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

EIN 52-1840230
Name in IRS Master File DIABETES RESEARCH AND WELLNESS FOUNDATION INC
NTEE Code H80
NTEE Classification Specifically Named Diseases Research
NTEE Type Medical Research
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (199) Other scientific research activities
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 October, 1993
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
$93,258 3.18% Andrea Stancik Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$108,308 3.70% Elizabeth Lafrence Account Executive

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Diabetes Research and Wellness Foundation (DC) 72.55 two stars
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Russian Children's Welfare Society (NY) 89.37 three stars
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Charity Contact Info

Diabetes Research and Wellness Foundation
1832 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Suite 420
Washington, DC 20009
tel: (202) 298-9211
fax: (202) 244-4999
EIN: 52-1840230

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Board Leadership

John Alahouzos
Chairman

CEO

Andrea Stancik
Executive Director

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