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National Breast Cancer Coalition Fund

Grassroots advocacy in action

three stars

85.43

1010 Vermont Avenue, NW Suite 900
Washington, DC 20005
tel: (800) 622-2838   Web Site
EIN: 52-1782065

Board Leadership
Liane Martins Lindner
Chair

CEO
Fran Visco
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.43 three stars
  Financial 79.40 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The National Breast Cancer Coalition Fund (NBCCF) supports the educational efforts of the National Breast Cancer Coalition. It empowers and trains advocates to be effective in every aspect of the fight to end breast cancer. NBCCF gives women the tools to make their own informed decisions and take a leadership role with legislative, scientific and clinical decision makers. NBCCF also helps guide the public through the maze of information on breast cancer. Project LEAD is one of the NBCCF's many programs. An innovative science program for breast cancer activists, Project LEAD offers courses that prepare advocates for participation in the wide range of forums where breast cancer research decisions are made.

The National Breast Cancer Coalition Fund (NBCCF) supports the educational efforts of the National Breast Cancer Coalition. It empowers and trains advocates to be effective in every aspect of the fight to end breast cancer. NBCCF gives women the tools to make their own informed decisions and take a leadership role with legislative, scientific and clinical decision makers. NBCCF also helps guide the public through the maze of information on breast cancer. Project LEAD is one of the NBCCF's many programs. An innovative science program for breast cancer activists, Project LEAD offers courses that prepare advocates for participation in the wide range of forums where breast cancer research decisions are made.

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Financial

two stars

79.40

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 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)
82.9%
  Administrative Expenses 6.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.50
  Program Expenses Growth -4.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 20.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Breast Cancer Coalition Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
Joint Cost Allocation Adjustment applied. Learn more.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Breast Cancer Coalition Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Breast Cancer Coalition Fund (DC) 85.43 three stars
Breastcancer.org (PA) 87.41 three stars
SHARE (NY) 92.17 four stars
Bay Area Cancer Connections (CA) 90.10 four stars
National Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc. (TX) 90.27 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,499,034
   Federated Campaigns $80,641
   Membership Dues $10,100
   Fundraising Events $1,411,859
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,001,634
   Program Service Revenue $135,514
Total Primary Revenue $3,137,148
   Other Revenue $-228,863
TOTAL REVENUE $2,908,285
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $2,683,551
   Administrative Expenses $221,290
   Fundraising Expenses $343,983
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,248,824
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-340,539
   
Net Assets $1,632,149

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
Education & Training $993,408 36.9%
Catalytic Research Projects & Collaborations $695,535 25.8%
Public Policy $422,632 15.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 02/01/2020 85.43 three stars
2017-12 02/01/2019 85.46 three stars
2016-12 02/01/2018 85.32 three stars
2015-12 02/01/2017 85.24 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 85.06 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 80.93 three stars
2014-12 12/01/2015 79.41 two stars
2013-12 04/01/2015 85.82 three stars
2012-12 12/01/2013 80.56 three stars
2011-12 11/06/2012 88.21 three stars
2010-12 09/01/2012 82.77 three stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 84.62 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 95.00 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 12/01/2010 93.60 four stars
2008-12 04/01/2010 95.95 four stars
2007-12 02/01/2009 80.85 three stars
2006-12 02/01/2008 77.45 two stars
2005-12 02/01/2007 85.75 three stars
2004-12 01/01/2006 86.12 three stars
2003-12 11/01/2004 77.55 two 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 52-1782065
Name in IRS Master File NATIONAL BREAST CANCER COALITION FUND
NTEE Code L99
NTEE Classification Housing, Shelter N.E.C.
NTEE Type Housing, Shelter
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (125) Giving information or opinion (see also Advocacy)
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, 1993
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, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
$175,718 5.40% Frances Visco President $22,845

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Breast Cancer Coalition Fund (DC) 85.43 three stars
Bright Pink (IL) 88.15 three stars
Living Beyond Breast Cancer (PA) 95.67 four stars
National Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc. (TX) 90.27 four stars
Breastcancer.org (PA) 87.41 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

National Breast Cancer Coalition Fund
1010 Vermont Avenue, NW
Suite 900
Washington, DC 20005
tel: (800) 622-2838
fax: (202) 265-6854
EIN: 52-1782065

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Board Leadership

Liane Martins Lindner
Chair

CEO

Fran Visco
President, CEO

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