Health : Medical Research (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation

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

three stars

86.97

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

Board Leadership
Elizabeth McNulty
President

CEO
Jeri Wilson
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.97 three stars
  Financial 81.58 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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 $40 million to fund cutting edge research that leads to medically sound treatment protocol for childhood cancers.

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 $40 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 September 2019, 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

81.58

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
76.2%
  Administrative Expenses 7.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 16.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.07
  Program Expenses Growth 2.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 19.2%
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 $1,703,554
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $899,904
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,603,458
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,603,458
   Other Revenue $315,642
TOTAL REVENUE $2,919,100
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,845,150
   Administrative Expenses $208,113
   Fundraising Expenses $438,799
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,492,062
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $427,038
   
Net Assets $2,415,332

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$163,781 6.57% Jeri Wilson Executive Director

Mission

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 $40 million to fund cutting edge research that leads to medically sound treatment protocol for childhood cancers.

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Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation (CA) 86.97 three 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

Elizabeth McNulty
President

CEO

Jeri Wilson
Executive Director