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Children's Cancer Research Fund

Your donation supports the innovation and promising research that will one day cure childhood cancer.

three stars

81.03

7301 Ohms Lane Suite 355
Minneapolis, MN 55439
tel: (888) 422-7348   Web Site
EIN: 41-1893645

Board Leadership
Matt Hedman
Chairperson

CEO
John Hallberg
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 81.03 three stars
  Financial 73.35 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

To cure childhood cancer by investing in the most effective research, collaborating with the most talented minds, inspiring and educating advocates worldwide to take action and supporting families.

To cure childhood cancer by investing in the most effective research, collaborating with the most talented minds, inspiring and educating advocates worldwide to take action and supporting families.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Total dollar amount of grants awarded
8,973,250
This impact information is current as of January 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

two stars

73.35

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 04/01/2019 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)
70.5%
  Administrative Expenses 5.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 23.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.25
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.33
  Program Expenses Growth 13.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 59.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Children's Cancer Research Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Children's Cancer Research Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Children's Cancer Research Fund (MN) 81.03 three stars
Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation (MA) 96.66 four stars
GO2 Foundation for Lung Cancer (CA) 95.87 four stars
Us TOO International (IL) 90.20 four stars
ZERO - The End of Prostate Cancer (VA) 91.21 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $11,242,141
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $975,813
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $12,217,954
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $12,217,954
   Other Revenue $610,986
TOTAL REVENUE $12,828,940
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $8,973,245
   Administrative Expenses $953,663
   Fundraising Expenses $2,806,544
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $12,733,452
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $95,488
   
Net Assets $4,382,930

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 Program $4,520,079 50.4%
Education & Awareness Program $4,092,962 45.6%
Patient & Family Services $360,204 4.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 04/01/2019 81.03 three stars
2017-06 12/01/2018 81.05 three stars
2016-06 08/01/2017 75.51 two stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 74.67 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 03/01/2016 73.15 two stars
2014-06 04/01/2015 73.09 two stars
2013-06 08/01/2014 67.83 one star
2012-06 02/01/2013 89.46 three stars
2011-06 02/01/2012 69.37 one star
2010-06 09/20/2011 67.14 one star
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 04/01/2011 54.04 zero star
2009-06 08/01/2010 50.27 zero star
2008-06 09/01/2009 53.75 zero star
2007-06 05/01/2008 74.13 two stars
2006-06 07/01/2007 71.09 two stars
2005-06 05/01/2006 79.50 two stars
2003-08 06/01/2004 72.95 two stars
2002-08 02/01/2004 67.42 one star

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

EIN 41-1893645
Name in IRS Master File CHILDRENS CANCER RESEARCH FUND
NTEE Code T50
NTEE Classification Philanthropy, Charity, Voluntarism Promotion, General
NTEE Type Philanthropy, Voluntarism and Grantmaking Foundations
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (995) Described in section 509(a)(2) of the Code
(161) Scientific research (diseases)
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 February, 1998
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$234,582 1.84% John Hallberg Chief Executive Officer

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Children's Cancer Research Fund (MN) 81.03 three stars
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (NY) 87.35 three stars
Kidney Cancer Association (IL) 100.00 four stars
International Myeloma Foundation (CA) 91.16 four stars
Commonweal (CA) 96.66 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Children's Cancer Research Fund
7301 Ohms Lane
Suite 355
Minneapolis, MN 55439
tel: (888) 422-7348
fax: (952) 893-9366
EIN: 41-1893645

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Board Leadership

Matt Hedman
Chairperson

CEO

John Hallberg
Chief Executive Officer

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