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Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation

Improving the care, quality of life and survival rate of children with malignant diseases

94.25

9272 Jeronimo Road Suite 122
Irvine, CA 92618
tel: (800) 354-7273   Web Site
EIN: 95-3772528

Board Leadership
Keith Koeller
President

CEO
Jeri Wilson
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.25
  Financial 91.87
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

91.87

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
82.8%
  Administrative Expenses 7.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.44
  Program Expenses Growth 19.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 26.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation (CA) 94.25
A Kids' Brain Tumor Cure (NY) 97.74
Breast Cancer Research Foundation (NY) 91.16
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (MA) 89.82
Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation (VA) 90.79

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The Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation (PCRF) was established in 1982 to improve the care, quality of life and survival rate of children with malignant diseases. The founders included parents, doctors, friends, and business and community leaders who joined forces to translate laboratory research into immediate treatment for children with cancer. Since its inception, PCRF has raised over $36 million to fund cutting edge research that leads to medically sound treatment protocol for childhood cancers.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,098,745
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,496,452
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,595,197
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,595,197
   Other Revenue $-551,883
TOTAL REVENUE $2,043,314
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,733,502
   Administrative Expenses $139,555
   Fundraising Expenses $209,681
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,082,738
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-39,424
   
Net Assets $888,239

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 Funding $1,733,502 100.0%

Ratings History
Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 94.25
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 93.50
2013-12 03/01/2016 95.35
2013-12 07/01/2015 94.56
2012-12 05/01/2014 92.61
2011-12 06/01/2013 86.48
2010-12 12/20/2012 80.89
2010-12 04/01/2012 79.87
2009-12 09/20/2011 85.52
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 03/01/2011 86.25
2008-12 07/01/2010 90.05
2007-12 07/01/2009 80.36
2006-12 02/01/2008 86.00
2005-12 02/01/2007 67.61
2004-12 12/01/2005 74.08
2003-12 01/05/2005 85.95
2002-12 11/01/2003 83.04
2001-12 04/15/2003 84.50

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

EIN 95-3772528
Name in IRS Master File PEDIATRIC CANCER RESEARCH FOUNDATION
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)
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 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
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, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011
  • December, 2010

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
$143,269 6.87% Jeri Wilson Executive Director

The Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation (PCRF) was established in 1982 to improve the care, quality of life and survival rate of children with malignant diseases. The founders included parents, doctors, friends, and business and community leaders who joined forces to translate laboratory research into immediate treatment for children with cancer. Since its inception, PCRF has raised over $36 million to fund cutting edge research that leads to medically sound treatment protocol for childhood cancers.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation (CA) 94.25
Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network (MD) 96.22
Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation (PA) 94.07
Prevent Cancer Foundation (VA) 90.91
A Kids' Brain Tumor Cure (NY) 97.74

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Charity Contact Info

Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation
9272 Jeronimo Road
Suite 122
Irvine, CA 92618
tel: (800) 354-7273
fax: (949) 859-6323
EIN: 95-3772528

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Board Leadership

Keith Koeller
President

CEO

Jeri Wilson
Executive Director

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