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The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation

Powerful thinking advances the cure

four stars

91.64

383 Main Avenue 5th Floor
Norwalk, CT 06851
tel: (203) 229-0464   Web Site
EIN: 06-1504413

Board Leadership
Mike Mortimer
Chairman

CEO
Paul Giusti
CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.64 four stars
  Financial 88.19 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1998, The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (MMRF) relentlessly pursues innovative means that accelerate the development of next-generation multiple myeloma treatments to extend the lives of patients and lead to a cure. By working closely with researchers, clinicians and our partners in the biotech and pharmaceutical industry, we helped bring multiple myeloma patients four new treatments are extending lives around the globe.

Founded in 1998, The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (MMRF) relentlessly pursues innovative means that accelerate the development of next-generation multiple myeloma treatments to extend the lives of patients and lead to a cure. By working closely with researchers, clinicians and our partners in the biotech and pharmaceutical industry, we helped bring multiple myeloma patients four new treatments are extending lives around the globe.

Financial

three stars

88.19

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
86.1%
  Administrative Expenses 2.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.93
  Program Expenses Growth 6.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 31.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
Joint Cost Allocation Adjustment applied. Learn more.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (CT) 91.64 four stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $25,978,902
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $11,217,629
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $37,196,531
   Program Service Revenue $2,337,395
Total Primary Revenue $39,533,926
   Other Revenue $-3,420,649
TOTAL REVENUE $36,113,277
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $24,106,486
   Administrative Expenses $686,334
   Fundraising Expenses $2,467,654
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $27,260,474
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $8,852,803
   
Net Assets $25,747,025

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
CoMMpass Study $5,260,910 21.6%
Research Consortium $4,875,893 20.1%
Research Foundation $4,758,894 19.6%

Ratings History
The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 06/01/2018 91.64 four stars
2015-12 07/01/2017 92.61 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 92.60 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 92.57 four stars
2013-12 03/01/2015 82.90 three stars
2012-12 12/01/2013 97.50 four stars
2011-12 12/20/2012 97.48 four stars
2010-12 12/23/2011 91.79 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 95.23 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 12/01/2010 93.58 four stars
2008-12 02/01/2010 93.79 four stars
2007-12 12/17/2008 91.79 four stars
2006-12 12/01/2007 94.33 four stars
2005-12 12/15/2006 96.82 four stars
2004-12 01/01/2006 96.89 four stars
2003-12 01/05/2005 96.88 four stars
2002-12 01/01/2004 94.37 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 06-1504413
Name in IRS Master File THE MULTIPLE MYELOMA RESEARCH FOUNDATION INC
NTEE Code G50
NTEE Classification Nerve, Muscle and Bone Diseases
NTEE Type Diseases, Disorders, Medical Disciplines
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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]
Ruling Date March, 1998
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$369,231 1.35% Paul Giusti President & CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$466,772 1.71% Walter Capone Former President & CEO

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The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (CT) 91.64 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation
383 Main Avenue
5th Floor
Norwalk, CT 06851
tel: (203) 229-0464
fax: (203) 972-1259
EIN: 06-1504413

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Board Leadership

Mike Mortimer
Chairman

CEO

Paul Giusti
CEO

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