Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

Society for Women's Health Research

Improving women's health through advocacy, education, and research.

three stars

81.82

1025 Connecticut Avenue, NW Suite 1104
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 223-8224   Web Site
EIN: 52-1694732

Board Leadership
Roberta Gartside
Chair

CEO
Amy M. Miller
President & Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 81.82 three stars
  Financial 75.27 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Society for Women's Health Research (SWHR), a national non-profit organization based in Washington DC, is widely recognized as the thought leader in research on sex differences and is dedicated to improving women's health through advocacy, education, and research.

Founded in 1990 by a group of physicians, medical researchers and health advocates, SWHR aims to bring attention to the myriad of diseases and conditions that affect women uniquely. Due to SWHR's efforts, women are now routinely included in most major medical research studies and scientists are beginning to consider biological sex as a variable in their research.

The Society for Women's Health Research (SWHR), a national non-profit organization based in Washington DC, is widely recognized as the thought leader in research on sex differences and is dedicated to improving women's health through advocacy, education, and research.

Founded in 1990 by a group of physicians, medical researchers and health advocates, SWHR aims to bring attention to the myriad of diseases and conditions that affect women uniquely. Due to SWHR's efforts, women are now routinely included in most major medical research studies and scientists are beginning to consider biological sex as a variable in their research.

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Financial

two stars

75.27

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 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)
77.2%
  Administrative Expenses 10.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.58
  Program Expenses Growth -13.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 31.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Society for Women's Health Research on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Society for Women's Health Research on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,033,264
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $423,424
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,456,688
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,456,688
   Other Revenue $22,890
TOTAL REVENUE $1,479,578
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,115,520
   Administrative Expenses $121,315
   Fundraising Expenses $186,173
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,423,008
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $56,570
   
Net Assets $1,040,414

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$275,000 19.32% Amy Miller Chief Executive Officer

Mission

The Society for Women's Health Research (SWHR), a national non-profit organization based in Washington DC, is widely recognized as the thought leader in research on sex differences and is dedicated to improving women's health through advocacy, education, and research.

Founded in 1990 by a group of physicians, medical researchers and health advocates, SWHR aims to bring attention to the myriad of diseases and conditions that affect women uniquely. Due to SWHR's efforts, women are now routinely included in most major medical research studies and scientists are beginning to consider biological sex as a variable in their research.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Society for Women's Health Research (DC) 81.82 three stars
New York Women's Foundation (NY) 90.84 four stars
Washington Area Women's Foundation (DC) 90.52 four stars
National Women's Law Center (DC) 98.09 four stars
Chicago Foundation for Women (IL) 93.60 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Society for Women's Health Research
1025 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Suite 1104
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 223-8224
fax: (202) 833-3472
EIN: 52-1694732

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Board Leadership

Roberta Gartside
Chair

CEO

Amy M. Miller
President & Chief Executive Officer