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Health : Patient and Family Support

National Caregiving Foundation

A world of care

zero star

18.95

P.O. Box 1176 Dunkirk, MD 20754
tel: (800) 930-1357   Web Site
EIN: 52-1422395

Board Leadership
Kandis E. Syphus
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 18.95 zero star
  Financial 0.00 zero star
  Accountability & Transparency 44.00 zero star
This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1985, the mission of the National Caregiving Foundation is to meet both the direct and indirect needs resulting from the impact of catastrophic diseases on our society. The mission is accomplished by: disseminating educational information; distributing support materials that ease the burden of those affected by the diseases; and by increasing public awareness. The National Caregiving Foundation focuses its efforts on the Alzheimer's Project. The Alzheimer's Project is a national effort to assist caregivers of Alzheimer's patients. Alzheimer's disease is a progressive degenerative disease that attacks the brain and results in impaired memory, thinking and behavior. Alzheimer's not only attacks the affected person, but also the caregivers who pay a high physical and emotional price for their association with their loved one who falls victim to the disease.

Founded in 1985, the mission of the National Caregiving Foundation is to meet both the direct and indirect needs resulting from the impact of catastrophic diseases on our society. The mission is accomplished by: disseminating educational information; distributing support materials that ease the burden of those affected by the diseases; and by increasing public awareness. The National Caregiving Foundation focuses its efforts on the Alzheimer's Project. The Alzheimer's Project is a national effort to assist caregivers of Alzheimer's patients. Alzheimer's disease is a progressive degenerative disease that attacks the brain and results in impaired memory, thinking and behavior. Alzheimer's not only attacks the affected person, but also the caregivers who pay a high physical and emotional price for their association with their loved one who falls victim to the disease.

Financial

zero star

0.00

Accountability & Transparency

zero star

44.00

This rating was published 08/01/2018 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)
8.2%
  Administrative Expenses 9.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 81.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.87
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.04
  Program Expenses Growth -9.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 87.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Caregiving 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 National Caregiving Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Caregiving Foundation (MD) 18.95 zero star
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Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Intermountain Area (UT) 94.35 four stars
Cancer Support Community North Texas (TX) 92.95 four stars
Cancer Care Services (TX) 93.24 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,233,594
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,233,594
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,233,594
   Other Revenue $18,543
TOTAL REVENUE $2,252,137
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $158,695
   Administrative Expenses $149,916
   Fundraising Expenses $1,987,790
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,296,401
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-44,264
   
Net Assets $92,048

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
Public Education $1,255,573 86.2%
Caregiver Support Kit $201,553 13.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-09 08/01/2018 18.95 zero star
2016-09 07/01/2017 18.95 zero star
2015-09 07/01/2016 18.95 zero star
2014-09 06/01/2016 18.95 zero star
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 09/01/2015 18.95 zero star
2013-09 08/01/2014 18.95 zero star
2012-09 09/01/2013 18.95 zero star
2011-09 09/01/2012 18.95 zero star
2011-09 05/01/2012 54.40 zero star
2010-09 09/20/2011 55.53 one star
 
CN 1.0
2010-09 07/01/2011 71.60 two stars
2009-09 07/01/2010 54.35 zero star
2008-09 08/01/2009 55.30 one star
2007-09 10/01/2008 54.71 zero star
2006-09 05/01/2007 54.47 zero star
2005-09 07/01/2006 51.64 zero star
2004-09 07/01/2005 53.78 zero star
2003-09 08/01/2004 57.21 one star
2002-09 04/01/2004 68.86 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 52-1422395
Name in IRS Master File NATIONAL CAREGIVING FOUNDATION
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (199) Other scientific research activities
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 April, 1986
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013

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
$100,000 4.35% Regina E. Salta Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Caregiving Foundation (MD) 18.95 zero star
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The Shea Center for Therapeutic Riding (CA) 89.18 three stars
Ronald McDonald House of Delaware (DE) 91.59 four stars
Help Hope Live (PA) 97.16 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

National Caregiving Foundation
P.O. Box 1176
Dunkirk, MD 20754
tel: (800) 930-1357
EIN: 52-1422395

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Board Leadership

Kandis E. Syphus
President

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