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Health : Medical Research (Grantmaking)

STOP CANCER

Funding research, finding cures

three stars

87.47

2566 Overland Avenue Suite 790
Los Angeles, CA 90064
tel: (310) 841-2600   Web Site
EIN: 95-4167790

Board Leadership
Sherry Lansing
Chair

CEO
Bette L. Bergsman
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.47 three stars
  Financial 82.28 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

three stars

82.28

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2017 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)
75.5%
  Administrative Expenses 12.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.18
  Program Expenses Growth 12.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 41.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by STOP CANCER on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by STOP CANCER on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
STOP CANCER (CA) 87.47 three stars
MPN Research Foundation (IL) 88.13 three stars
D-Rev Design for the Other Ninety Percent (CA) 87.97 three stars
Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy (IL) 93.98 four stars
TB Alliance (NY) 90.58 four stars

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STOP CANCER is committed to funding the most promising and innovative scientists in their early research of all forms of cancer prevention, treatment, cures and subsequent clinical applications. STOP CANCER works primarily with local National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers and other qualified institutions in the United States to carry out its mission.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $759,156
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $404,185
   Fundraising Events $285,912
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,449,253
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,449,253
   Other Revenue $-151,594
TOTAL REVENUE $1,297,659
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,326,375
   Administrative Expenses $208,343
   Fundraising Expenses $184,080
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,718,798
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-421,139
   
Net Assets $2,032,813

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
Scholarships $1,326,375 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 06/01/2017 87.47 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 87.78 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 91.36 four stars
2013-12 08/01/2015 85.93 three stars
2012-12 06/01/2014 77.92 two stars
2011-12 11/01/2013 79.61 two stars
2011-12 04/01/2013 78.37 two stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 71.82 two stars
2009-12 02/01/2012 70.85 two stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 68.50 one star
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 65.61 one star
2008-12 06/01/2010 68.54 one star
2007-12 05/01/2009 74.19 two stars
2006-12 04/01/2008 76.61 two stars
2005-12 03/01/2007 86.26 three stars
2004-12 04/01/2006 79.48 two stars
2003-12 04/01/2005 87.58 three stars
2002-12 08/01/2004 72.91 two 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 95-4167790
Name in IRS Master File STOP CANCER
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (320) Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, etc.
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 May, 1993
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, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 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
$139,471 8.11% Bette L. Bergsman Executive Director

STOP CANCER is committed to funding the most promising and innovative scientists in their early research of all forms of cancer prevention, treatment, cures and subsequent clinical applications. STOP CANCER works primarily with local National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers and other qualified institutions in the United States to carry out its mission.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
STOP CANCER (CA) 87.47 three stars
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Charity Contact Info

STOP CANCER
2566 Overland Avenue
Suite 790
Los Angeles, CA 90064
tel: (310) 841-2600
fax: (310) 841-2122
EIN: 95-4167790

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Board Leadership

Sherry Lansing
Chair

CEO

Bette L. Bergsman
Executive Director

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