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National Psoriasis Foundation

The voice for millions of Americans who are affected by psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis

four stars

92.94

6600 Southwest 92nd Avenue Suite 300
Portland, OR 97223
tel: (800) 723-9166   Web Site
EIN: 93-0571472

Board Leadership
Colby Evans
Chair

CEO
Randy Beranek
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.94 four stars
  Financial 90.48 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/01/2016 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

four stars

90.48

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 09/01/2016 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)
79.4%
  Administrative Expenses 6.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.78
  Program Expenses Growth 6.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Psoriasis Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Psoriasis Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Psoriasis Foundation (OR) 92.94 four stars
Endometriosis Association (WI) 85.17 three stars
National Ataxia Foundation (MN) 90.71 four stars
Glaucoma Research Foundation (CA) 87.62 three stars
Interstitial Cystitis Association (VA) 95.34 four stars

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From its origins in a tiny newspaper classified ad in 1966, the National Psoriasis Foundation has grown to be the largest psoriasis patient advocacy organization in the world. In over 40 years, the Foundation has grown from a small group of volunteers interested in support to a national nonprofit organization that lobbies on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., and offers extensive programs and services, providing help to more than a million people each year. The National Psoriasis Foundation is the voice for millions of Americans who are affected by psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. Our mission is to find a cure for psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis and to eliminate their devastating effects through research, advocacy and education.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,596,380
   Federated Campaigns $78,547
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $2,030,871
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $8,705,798
   Program Service Revenue $732,004
Total Primary Revenue $9,437,802
   Other Revenue $421,674
TOTAL REVENUE $9,859,476
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,452,733
   Administrative Expenses $783,080
   Fundraising Expenses $1,323,422
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $9,559,235
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $300,241
   
Net Assets $6,883,914

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 and Professional Education $3,359,750 45.1%
Education, Outreach, and Patient Services $3,025,054 40.6%
Advocacy $1,067,929 14.3%

Ratings History
National Psoriasis Foundation has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 09/01/2016 92.94 four stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 90.23 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 93.01 four stars
2013-06 06/01/2014 92.92 four stars
2012-06 03/01/2013 92.96 four stars
2011-06 09/01/2012 85.20 three stars
2011-06 03/01/2012 91.08 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 89.38 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 85.29 three stars
2009-06 11/24/2010 81.57 three stars
2008-06 05/01/2009 82.33 three stars
2007-06 04/01/2008 66.74 one star
2006-06 03/01/2007 79.51 two stars
2005-06 03/01/2006 76.45 two stars
2004-06 02/01/2005 85.78 three stars
2003-06 03/01/2004 87.90 three stars
2002-06 11/01/2003 96.00 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 93-0571472
Name in IRS Master File NATIONAL PSORIASIS FOUNDATION
NTEE Code G46
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (161) Scientific research (diseases)
(180) Contact or sponsored scientific research for industry
(59) Other school related 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]
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
$283,822 2.96% Randy Beranek President, CEO

From its origins in a tiny newspaper classified ad in 1966, the National Psoriasis Foundation has grown to be the largest psoriasis patient advocacy organization in the world. In over 40 years, the Foundation has grown from a small group of volunteers interested in support to a national nonprofit organization that lobbies on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., and offers extensive programs and services, providing help to more than a million people each year. The National Psoriasis Foundation is the voice for millions of Americans who are affected by psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. Our mission is to find a cure for psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis and to eliminate their devastating effects through research, advocacy and education.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Psoriasis Foundation (OR) 92.94 four stars
The Myositis Association (VA) 93.35 four stars
Interstitial Cystitis Association (VA) 95.34 four stars
First Candle (MD) 85.57 three stars
American Autoimmune Related Diseases Association (MI) 92.63 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

National Psoriasis Foundation
6600 Southwest 92nd Avenue
Suite 300
Portland, OR 97223
tel: (800) 723-9166
fax: (503) 245-0626
EIN: 93-0571472

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Board Leadership

Colby Evans
Chair

CEO

Randy Beranek
President and CEO

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