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Health : Medical Research

Children's Tumor Foundation

Ending Neurofibromatosis through research

92.23

120 16th Floor
New York, NY 10005
tel: (212) 344-6633   Web Site
EIN: 13-2298956

Board Leadership
Linda Martin
Chairperson

CEO
Annette Bakker
President and Chief Scientific Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.23
  Financial 89.02
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

89.02

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
81.6%
  Administrative Expenses 6.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.90
  Program Expenses Growth 22.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 21.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Children's Tumor Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Children's Tumor Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Founded in 1978 as the National Neurofibromatosis Foundation, The Children's Tumor Foundation is a medical foundation dedicated to improving the health and well being of individuals and families affected by the neurofibromatoses (NF). The mission of The Children's Tumor Foundation is to: encourage and support research and the development of treatments and cures for NF; support persons with NF, their families and caregivers by providing thorough, accurate, current and readily accessible information; assist in the development of clinical centers, best practices and other patient support mechanisms to create better access to quality healthcare for affected individuals; and expand public awareness of NF.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $12,351,828
   Federated Campaigns $86,925
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $2,932,062
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $15,370,815
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $15,370,815
   Other Revenue $98,474
TOTAL REVENUE $15,469,289
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $11,808,299
   Administrative Expenses $843,094
   Fundraising Expenses $1,553,773
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $14,205,166
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,264,123
   
Net Assets $10,348,522

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
Research $8,168,115 69.2%
Public Education and Patient Support $3,640,184 30.8%
Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 92.23
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 10/01/2015 93.50
2013-12 05/01/2015 93.07
2012-12 12/01/2013 93.21
2011-12 02/01/2013 94.98
2010-12 12/23/2011 93.12
2009-12 09/20/2011 96.98
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 95.73
2008-12 10/01/2009 95.74
2007-12 10/01/2008 89.94
2006-12 10/01/2007 88.11
2005-12 10/01/2006 80.76
2004-09 07/01/2005 85.05
2003-09 02/01/2005 81.33

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

EIN 13-2298956
Name in IRS Master File CHILDRENS TUMOR FOUNDATION
NTEE Code H50
NTEE Classification Nerve, Muscle, Bone Research
NTEE Type Medical Research
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (161) Scientific research (diseases)
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 July, 1984
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011
  • December, 2010

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
$277,993 1.95% Annette Bakker President, Chief Scientific Officer

Founded in 1978 as the National Neurofibromatosis Foundation, The Children's Tumor Foundation is a medical foundation dedicated to improving the health and well being of individuals and families affected by the neurofibromatoses (NF). The mission of The Children's Tumor Foundation is to: encourage and support research and the development of treatments and cures for NF; support persons with NF, their families and caregivers by providing thorough, accurate, current and readily accessible information; assist in the development of clinical centers, best practices and other patient support mechanisms to create better access to quality healthcare for affected individuals; and expand public awareness of NF.

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Charity Contact Info

Children's Tumor Foundation
120
16th Floor
New York, NY 10005
tel: (212) 344-6633
fax: (212) 747-0004
EIN: 13-2298956

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Board Leadership

Linda Martin
Chairperson

CEO

Annette Bakker
President and Chief Scientific Officer


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