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Health : Medical Research

The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation

Powerful thinking advances the cure

94.97

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

Board Leadership
Mike Mortimer
Chairman

CEO
Michael Andreini
President and CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.97
  Financial 92.89
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 07/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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

92.89

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 07/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
87.6%
  Administrative Expenses 1.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.66
  Program Expenses Growth 5.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 29.5%
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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (CT) 94.97
Chordoma Foundation (NC) 89.09
The Lustgarten Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research (NY) 100.00
Prevent Cancer Foundation (VA) 86.50
Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation (DC) 88.48

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $30,609,268
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $9,041,820
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $39,651,088
   Program Service Revenue $2,813,345
Total Primary Revenue $42,464,433
   Other Revenue $1,503,629
TOTAL REVENUE $43,968,062
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $28,623,707
   Administrative Expenses $806,715
   Fundraising Expenses $4,157,670
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $33,588,092
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $10,379,970
   
Net Assets $55,730,374

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 Foundation $6,059,428 21.1%
Research Consortium $5,664,303 19.7%
MMRF Longitudinal Study $3,998,441 13.9%

Ratings History
The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation has received 6 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 07/01/2021 94.97
2018-12 03/01/2020 96.25
2017-12 05/01/2019 98.23
2016-12 06/01/2018 91.64
2015-12 07/01/2017 92.61
2014-12 06/01/2016 92.60
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 92.57
2013-12 03/01/2015 82.90
2012-12 12/01/2013 97.50
2011-12 12/20/2012 97.48
2010-12 12/23/2011 91.79
2009-12 09/20/2011 95.23
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 12/01/2010 93.58
2008-12 02/01/2010 93.79
2007-12 12/17/2008 91.79
2006-12 12/01/2007 94.33
2005-12 12/15/2006 96.82
2004-12 01/01/2006 96.89
2003-12 01/05/2005 96.88
2002-12 01/01/2004 94.37

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 H30
NTEE Classification Cancer Research
NTEE Type Medical Research
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)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$543,455 1.61% Paul Giusti President & CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (CT) 94.97
Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation (CA) 89.61
International Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinemia Foundation (FL) 95.47
Rally Foundation (GA) 94.69
The Lustgarten Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research (NY) 100.00

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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

Michael Andreini
President and CEO

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