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Health : Medical Research (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

Midwest Athletes Against Childhood Cancer

Teaming up to cure childhood cancer through research

94.40

10000 West Innovation Drive Suite 135
Milwaukee, WI 53226
tel: (414) 955-5830   Web Site
EIN: 39-1270290

Board Leadership
Paul Knoebel
Chairman

CEO
Rebecca Pinter
President and CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.40
  Financial 93.17
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00
This rating was published 12/23/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Midwest Athletes Against Childhood Cancer (MACC Fund) was formed in 1976 to support research into the effective treatment and cure of childhood cancer and blood disorders. Cancer is the leading disease-related cause of death in children after the newborn period. The MACC Fund has contributed $33 million for pediatric cancer research. This research impacts children throughout the country since the successful protocols become the standard for patient care everywhere. The MACC Fund believes it will one day be cured right out of existence and shares this optimistic, hopeful vision with all the dedicated researchers, doctors, nurses, parents, children and friends who support its work.

Midwest Athletes Against Childhood Cancer (MACC Fund) was formed in 1976 to support research into the effective treatment and cure of childhood cancer and blood disorders. Cancer is the leading disease-related cause of death in children after the newborn period. The MACC Fund has contributed $33 million for pediatric cancer research. This research impacts children throughout the country since the successful protocols become the standard for patient care everywhere. The MACC Fund believes it will one day be cured right out of existence and shares this optimistic, hopeful vision with all the dedicated researchers, doctors, nurses, parents, children and friends who support its work.

Financial

93.17

Accountability & Transparency

96.00

This rating was published 12/23/2020 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)
89.2%
  Administrative Expenses 3.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.79
  Program Expenses Growth 1.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Midwest Athletes Against Childhood Cancer on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Midwest Athletes Against Childhood Cancer on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Midwest Athletes Against Childhood Cancer (WI) 94.40
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,016,916
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $3,211,973
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,228,889
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $4,228,889
   Other Revenue $108,384
TOTAL REVENUE $4,337,273
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,960,083
   Administrative Expenses $155,260
   Fundraising Expenses $118,164
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,233,507
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $103,766
   
Net Assets $7,794,613

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
Supporting Cancer Research $3,960,083 100.0%

Ratings History
Midwest Athletes Against Childhood Cancer has received 7 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 12/23/2020 94.40
2018-12 12/01/2019 96.04
2017-12 03/01/2019 95.07
2016-12 12/01/2018 93.17
2015-12 04/01/2017 94.95
2014-12 06/01/2016 90.84
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 93.82
2013-12 07/01/2015 92.82
2012-12 12/20/2013 89.03
2011-12 12/20/2012 73.19
2010-12 03/01/2012 65.94
2009-12 09/20/2011 63.83
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 50.11
2008-12 04/01/2010 84.30
2007-12 12/17/2008 88.76
2006-12 03/01/2008 88.08
2005-12 12/15/2006 73.34
2004-12 03/01/2006 74.74
2003-12 02/01/2005 73.35
2002-12 04/01/2004 76.91

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

EIN 39-1270290
Name in IRS Master File MIDWEST ATHLETES AGAINST CHILDHOOD CANCER INC
NTEE Code G30
NTEE Classification Cancer
NTEE Type Diseases, Disorders, Medical Disciplines
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (161) Scientific research (diseases)
(179) Other health services
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 July, 1977
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$143,263 3.38% Rebecca Pinter President and CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$187,500 4.42% John Cary Former Executive Director

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Midwest Athletes Against Childhood Cancer (WI) 94.40
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Charity Contact Info

Midwest Athletes Against Childhood Cancer
10000 West Innovation Drive
Suite 135
Milwaukee, WI 53226
tel: (414) 955-5830
fax: (414) 456-6170
EIN: 39-1270290

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Board Leadership

Paul Knoebel
Chairman

CEO

Rebecca Pinter
President and CEO

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