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American Liver Foundation

Your liver. Your life.

three stars

83.99

39 Broadway Suite 2700
New York, NY 10006
tel: (212) 668-1000   Web Site
EIN: 36-2883000

Board Leadership
Nicholas J Deroma
Chairman

CEO
Thomas Nealon III
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.99 three stars
  Financial 77.37 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1976, the American Liver Foundation (ALF) makes a measurable difference in the fight against liver disease by providing financial support for medical research, education for medical professionals, and advocacy and information for patients and their families, and by creating public awareness campaigns about liver wellness and disease prevention. Since inception the Research Awards Program has provided more than $22 million for research. We implement a wide range of educational and preventative efforts. In addition, ALF takes a leadership role in advocating on behalf of the millions of Americans living with liver disease and their families.

Founded in 1976, the American Liver Foundation (ALF) makes a measurable difference in the fight against liver disease by providing financial support for medical research, education for medical professionals, and advocacy and information for patients and their families, and by creating public awareness campaigns about liver wellness and disease prevention. Since inception the Research Awards Program has provided more than $22 million for research. We implement a wide range of educational and preventative efforts. In addition, ALF takes a leadership role in advocating on behalf of the millions of Americans living with liver disease and their families.

Financial

two stars

77.37

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
79.1%
  Administrative Expenses 9.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.30
  Program Expenses Growth 0.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 29.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Liver Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Liver Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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American Liver Foundation (NY) 83.99 three stars
National MPS Society (NC) 99.16 four stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,124,442
   Federated Campaigns $16,852
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $4,786,004
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $8,927,298
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $8,927,298
   Other Revenue $-76,009
TOTAL REVENUE $8,851,289
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,833,637
   Administrative Expenses $823,259
   Fundraising Expenses $1,080,670
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,737,566
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $113,723
   
Net Assets $3,700,953

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
Public & Patient Education $1,790,670 26.2%
Patient Support $1,677,847 24.6%
Community Services $1,480,641 21.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 06/01/2021 83.99 three stars
2018-12 12/20/2019 86.86 three stars
2017-12 12/01/2018 87.43 three stars
2016-12 02/01/2018 87.19 three stars
2015-09 02/01/2017 81.60 three stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 76.57 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 12/01/2015 72.27 two stars
2013-09 04/01/2015 74.10 two stars
2012-09 11/01/2013 77.95 two stars
2011-09 10/01/2012 79.50 two stars
2010-09 02/01/2012 77.01 two stars
2009-09 09/20/2011 74.53 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-09 02/01/2011 61.85 one star
2008-09 12/01/2009 66.40 one star
2007-09 06/01/2009 72.66 two stars
2006-09 12/15/2007 79.87 two stars
2005-09 12/15/2006 77.46 two stars
2004-09 10/01/2005 75.48 two stars
2003-06 06/01/2004 82.58 three stars
2002-06 08/01/2003 90.60 four stars

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

EIN 36-2883000
Name in IRS Master File AMERICAN LIVER FOUNDATION
NTEE Code G47
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
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 March, 1977
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$245,695 2.81% Thomas Nealon III Chief Executive Officer

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Charity Contact Info

American Liver Foundation
39 Broadway
Suite 2700
New York, NY 10006
tel: (212) 668-1000
fax: (212) 483-8179
EIN: 36-2883000

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Board Leadership

Nicholas J Deroma
Chairman

CEO

Thomas Nealon III
Chief Executive Officer

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