Health : Medical Research (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation

Eliminating childhood cancer through leading edge research

three stars

89.40

17932 Sky Park Circle Suite E
Irvine, CA 92614
tel: (800) 354-7273   Web Site
EIN: 95-3772528

Board Leadership
Steve Giusto
President

CEO
Jeri Wilson
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.40 three stars
  Financial 85.01 three 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 Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation (PCRF) identifies and invests in leading-edge research that demonstrates the best hope for a cure to childhood cancer. 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 $48 million to fund cutting edge research that leads to medically sound treatment protocol for childhood cancers.

The Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation (PCRF) identifies and invests in leading-edge research that demonstrates the best hope for a cure to childhood cancer. 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 $48 million to fund cutting edge research that leads to medically sound treatment protocol for childhood cancers.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Total dollar amount of grants awarded
2,025,000
Cumulative number of leading institutions funded
33
Total number of grants awarded
174
Number of principal investigators funded
18
Number of PCRF Survivor Schoarships funded
26
This impact information is current as of March 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

three stars

85.01

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)
76.3%
  Administrative Expenses 7.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 16.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.91
  Program Expenses Growth 12.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 17.9%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,706,019
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $875,315
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,581,334
   Program Service Revenue $277,341
Total Primary Revenue $2,858,675
   Other Revenue $167,884
TOTAL REVENUE $3,026,559
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,421,019
   Administrative Expenses $201,534
   Fundraising Expenses $469,407
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,091,960
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-65,401
   
Net Assets $2,349,931

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$168,631 5.45% Jeri Wilson Executive Director

Mission

The Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation (PCRF) identifies and invests in leading-edge research that demonstrates the best hope for a cure to childhood cancer. 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 $48 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) 89.40 three stars
International Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinemia Foundation (FL) 95.59 four stars
Prevent Cancer Foundation (VA) 87.59 three stars
Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network (MD) 96.63 four stars
Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation (NY) 94.89 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation
17932 Sky Park Circle
Suite E
Irvine, CA 92614
tel: (800) 354-7273
fax: (949) 859-6323
EIN: 95-3772528

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Board Leadership

Steve Giusto
President

CEO

Jeri Wilson
Executive Director