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National Foundation for Transplants

Raising Hope. Changing Lives.

92.38

5350 Poplar Avenue Suite 430
Memphis, TN 38119
tel: (800) 489-3863   Web Site
EIN: 58-1527254

Board Leadership
Bill Catlette
Chairman

CEO
Michelle Gilchrist
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.38
  Financial 90.00
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00
This rating was published 07/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

96.00

This rating was published 07/01/2016 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)
88.0%
  Administrative Expenses 6.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.06
  Program Expenses Growth -3.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Foundation for Transplants on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Foundation for Transplants on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Foundation for Transplants (TN) 92.38
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Rochester (NY) 91.37
Operation Access (CA) 90.54
Angel Foundation (MN) 92.71
Cancer Support Community North Texas (TX) 90.00

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National Foundation for Transplants (NFT) offers hope to transplant patients by helping them overcome financial obstacles that may prevent or delay their lifesaving transplants. NFT provides advocacy, fundraising expertise and grants to organ and tissue transplant patients for medical care, medications and travel needs they otherwise could not afford. Founded in 1983, NFT has generated more than $56 million to help patients during their transplant journey. NFT serves solid organ and tissue transplant patients in all 50 states and U.S. territories.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,408,799
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,408,799
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,408,799
   Other Revenue $255,022
TOTAL REVENUE $2,663,821
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,894,108
   Administrative Expenses $181,870
   Fundraising Expenses $171,530
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,247,508
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-583,687
   
Net Assets $3,707,099

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
Helping Patients Receive Lifesaving Treatment $2,894,108 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 07/01/2016 92.38
2014-06 06/01/2016 87.25
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 81.74
2013-06 06/01/2014 89.14
2012-06 05/01/2013 91.31
2011-06 03/01/2012 94.05
2010-06 09/20/2011 92.92
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 93.99
2009-06 11/24/2010 85.68
2008-06 03/01/2009 73.73
2007-04 02/01/2008 75.63
2006-04 02/01/2007 75.50
2005-04 01/01/2006 78.31
2004-04 01/05/2005 85.21
2003-04 01/01/2004 79.04
2002-04 04/15/2003 85.45
2001-04 10/15/2002 93.79

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

EIN 58-1527254
Name in IRS Master File NATIONAL FOUNDATION FOR TRANSPLANTS INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (927) Fundraising
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 January, 1984
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

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

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$89,899 2.76% Connie C. Gonitzke President and CEO

National Foundation for Transplants (NFT) offers hope to transplant patients by helping them overcome financial obstacles that may prevent or delay their lifesaving transplants. NFT provides advocacy, fundraising expertise and grants to organ and tissue transplant patients for medical care, medications and travel needs they otherwise could not afford. Founded in 1983, NFT has generated more than $56 million to help patients during their transplant journey. NFT serves solid organ and tissue transplant patients in all 50 states and U.S. territories.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Foundation for Transplants (TN) 92.38
Hydrocephalus Association (MD) 85.42
Ronald McDonald House of Long Island (NY) 92.56
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Memphis (TN) 89.94
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Pennsylvania (PA) 96.88

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Charity Contact Info

National Foundation for Transplants
5350 Poplar Avenue
Suite 430
Memphis, TN 38119
tel: (800) 489-3863
fax: (901) 684-1128
EIN: 58-1527254

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Board Leadership

Bill Catlette
Chairman

CEO

Michelle Gilchrist
President

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