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National Parkinson Foundation

Find Answers. Change Lives. Beat Parkinson's.

three stars

86.55

200 Southeast First Street Suite 800
Miami, FL 33131
tel: (800) 473-4636   Web Site
EIN: 59-0968031

Board Leadership
John W. Kozyak
Chairman

CEO
John L. Lehr
Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.55 three stars
  Financial 80.98 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2016 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

three stars

80.98

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2016 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)
72.6%
  Administrative Expenses 8.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 18.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.22
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.25
  Program Expenses Growth 5.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 11.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Parkinson Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Parkinson Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Parkinson Foundation (FL) 86.55 three stars
Davis Phinney Foundation (CO) 85.51 three stars

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At the National Parkinson Foundation (NPF), we make life better for people with Parkinson's through expert care and research. Everything we do helps people actively enjoy life with their friends, families, children and grandchildren until there is a tomorrow without Parkinson's.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $10,727,333
   Federated Campaigns $52,931
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $268,686
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $11,048,950
   Program Service Revenue $250
Total Primary Revenue $11,049,200
   Other Revenue $425,189
TOTAL REVENUE $11,474,389
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $9,129,938
   Administrative Expenses $1,008,425
   Fundraising Expenses $2,236,579
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $12,374,942
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-900,553
   
Net Assets $15,875,552

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
Patient Care Services $2,956,337 32.4%
Public Education $2,355,400 25.8%
Research Programs $1,756,110 19.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 11/01/2016 86.55 three stars
2014-06 09/01/2016 88.73 three stars
2014-06 07/01/2016 88.38 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 87.39 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 84.95 three stars
2013-06 10/01/2014 87.72 three stars
2012-06 06/01/2013 85.49 three stars
2011-06 03/01/2012 83.27 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 83.21 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 03/01/2011 71.99 two stars
2009-06 05/01/2010 68.67 one star
2008-06 10/01/2009 86.41 three stars
2007-06 05/01/2008 89.40 three stars
2006-06 04/01/2007 83.16 three stars
2005-06 05/01/2006 87.15 three stars
2004-06 05/01/2005 90.11 four stars
2003-06 06/01/2004 85.98 three stars
2002-06 12/01/2003 73.84 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 59-0968031
Name in IRS Master File NATIONAL PARKINSON FOUNDATION 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 (161) Scientific research (diseases)
(180) Contact or sponsored scientific research for industry
(927) Fundraising
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Central - the organization is a parent (group ruling) and is not a church or 501(c)(1) organization.
Group Name NATIONAL PARKINSON FOUNDATION INC
Ruling Date July, 1964
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
$294,187 2.37% Joyce Oberdorf President, CEO

At the National Parkinson Foundation (NPF), we make life better for people with Parkinson's through expert care and research. Everything we do helps people actively enjoy life with their friends, families, children and grandchildren until there is a tomorrow without Parkinson's.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Parkinson Foundation (FL) 86.55 three stars
Davis Phinney Foundation (CO) 85.51 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

National Parkinson Foundation
200 Southeast First Street
Suite 800
Miami, FL 33131
tel: (800) 473-4636
fax: (305) 537-9901
EIN: 59-0968031

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Board Leadership

John W. Kozyak
Chairman

CEO

John L. Lehr
Chief Executive Officer

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