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American Lung Association of the Southeast

Fighting for Air

four stars

94.28

6852 Belfort Oaks Place Jacksonville, FL 32216
tel: (904) 743-2933   Web Site
EIN: 59-0662271

Board Leadership
William R. Cook
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Martha C. Bogdan
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.28 four stars
  Financial 92.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

four stars

92.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 07/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
85.5%
  Administrative Expenses 4.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.19
  Program Expenses Growth 11.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 20.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Lung Association of the Southeast on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Lung Association of the Southeast on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Lung Association of the Southeast (FL) 94.28 four stars
Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (IL) 92.65 four stars
American Lung Association of the Upper Midwest (WI) 94.28 four stars
American Lung Association of the Southwest (AZ) 90.66 four stars
Breathe California of Los Angeles County (CA) 87.76 three stars

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Founded in 1916 to fight tuberculosis, the American Lung Association of the Southeast, Inc. serves Florida, Georgia and South Carolina. It is the primary organization that is working to improve lung health and prevent lung disease. Lung disease death rates continue to increase while other leading causes of death have declined. The American Lung Association of the Southeast funds vital research on lung disease, including lung cancer, in order to find better treatment and cures. The Lung Association provides education and support programs to both adults and children and advocates for stronger air laws and tobacco prevention and education at the capital.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,722,868
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $3,385
   Fundraising Events $1,832,176
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,184,332
Total Contributions $8,742,761
   Program Service Revenue $378,009
Total Primary Revenue $9,120,770
   Other Revenue $2,362,223
TOTAL REVENUE $11,482,993
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $9,120,082
   Administrative Expenses $437,917
   Fundraising Expenses $1,333,876
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $10,891,875
   
Payments to Affiliates $1,052,554
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $591,118
   
Net Assets $12,390,627

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
Lung Cancer, Lung Disease, and Asthma $5,115,327 56.1%
Smoking Education $1,488,307 16.3%
Research $1,384,010 15.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 07/01/2016 94.28 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 84.10 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 81.59 three stars
2013-06 08/01/2014 80.45 three stars
2012-06 03/01/2013 71.87 two stars
2011-06 08/01/2012 84.66 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 87.91 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 03/01/2011 82.69 three stars
2009-06 11/24/2010 86.20 three stars
2008-06 11/01/2009 93.06 four stars
2007-06 08/01/2008 76.72 two stars
2006-06 05/01/2007 92.47 four stars
2005-06 11/01/2006 92.76 four stars
2004-06 07/01/2005 93.02 four stars
2003-06 08/01/2004 93.02 four stars
2002-06 01/01/2004 90.63 four stars

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

EIN 59-0662271
Name in IRS Master File AMERICAN LUNG ASSOCIATION OF THE SOUTHEAST INCORPORATED
NTEE Code G45
NTEE Classification Lung Disease
NTEE Type Diseases, Disorders, Medical Disciplines
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (161) Scientific research (diseases)
(180) Contact or sponsored scientific research for industry
(59) Other school related 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 July, 1949
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$198,374 1.82% Martha Bogdan Chief Executive Officer

Founded in 1916 to fight tuberculosis, the American Lung Association of the Southeast, Inc. serves Florida, Georgia and South Carolina. It is the primary organization that is working to improve lung health and prevent lung disease. Lung disease death rates continue to increase while other leading causes of death have declined. The American Lung Association of the Southeast funds vital research on lung disease, including lung cancer, in order to find better treatment and cures. The Lung Association provides education and support programs to both adults and children and advocates for stronger air laws and tobacco prevention and education at the capital.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Lung Association of the Southeast (FL) 94.28 four stars
Lung Cancer Alliance (DC) 90.91 four stars
Breathe California of the Bay Area (CA) 85.69 three stars
American Lung Association of the Southwest (AZ) 90.66 four stars
Breathe California of Los Angeles County (CA) 87.76 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

American Lung Association of the Southeast
6852 Belfort Oaks Place
Jacksonville, FL 32216
tel: (904) 743-2933
EIN: 59-0662271

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Board Leadership

William R. Cook
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Martha C. Bogdan
President & CEO

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