Disable all preview features

Health : Diseases, Disorders, and Disciplines

National Breast Cancer Coalition Fund

Grassroots advocacy in action

three stars

85.24

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

Board Leadership
Liane M. Lindner
Chair

CEO
Frances Visco
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.24 three stars
  Financial 79.14 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

two stars

79.14

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2017 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)
82.0%
  Administrative Expenses 6.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.82
  Program Expenses Growth -9.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 16.3%
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) 85.24 three stars
SHARE (NY) 88.91 three stars
Breast Cancer Alliance (CT) 85.17 three stars
Living Beyond Breast Cancer (PA) 99.63 four stars
Breast Cancer Prevention Partners (CA) 86.10 three stars

Compare These Charities (Highly Rated)

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.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,035,713
   Federated Campaigns $127,818
   Membership Dues $10,800
   Fundraising Events $859,083
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,033,414
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,033,414
   Other Revenue $18,120
TOTAL REVENUE $3,051,534
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $3,062,493
   Administrative Expenses $218,610
   Fundraising Expenses $393,699
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,674,802
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-623,268
   
Net Assets $3,063,742

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 $1,091,163 35.4%
Catalytic Research Projects & Collaborations $1,004,955 32.6%
Public Policy $357,561 11.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
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
2002-12 12/01/2003 95.17 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 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)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 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).

We invite you to share your opinions, thoughts, experiences, and stories about this charity here to help inform the decisions of other donors.  
Need more help getting started? Check out our FAQs.
 
This tool is not for questions about Charity Navigator, such as how we derived this charity’s rating. We will happily answer those questions if you contact us directly. Likewise, if you have questions for this charity, then we encourage you to contact the charity directly (we include the charity’s contact information in the upper left-hand corner of this page) since few charities regularly monitor this commenting tool.

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
$169,944 4.62% Frances M. Visco President $22,096

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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Breast Cancer Coalition Fund (DC) 85.24 three stars
Breast Cancer Prevention Partners (CA) 86.10 three stars
Breastcancer.org (PA) 91.45 four stars
SHARE (NY) 88.91 three stars
Living Beyond Breast Cancer (PA) 99.63 four stars

Compare These Charities (Highly Rated)

This charity has an official representative registered with Charity Navigator.

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

Visit Web Site

Board Leadership

Liane M. Lindner
Chair

CEO

Frances Visco
President

[ X ]

Did You Know We Are a Charity, Too?

If even a third of the 7 million people who visited our site last year had donated a dollar to Charity Navigator, we would comfortably meet our annual budget and be able to do what so many of you ask us to do every day--rate more charities!

With the support of users like you, we are currently investing in staff and technology. This will allow us to improve the search and organizational features of our site, making it easier to find the information that matters most to you. We will also continue to enhance our evaluation system and metrics.

So, whether you're a first time visitor or a long time user, we ask for your help in achieving our goal. Your gift of any size is most deeply appreciated! Thank You!

With the support of users like you, we are making it easier to find the info that matters most. Thank you!

Join Our Mailing List

Join over 400,000 other informed givers and get updates on charity ratings, new features, hot topics, and tips for donating.

Help Center