Health : Diseases, Disorders, and Disciplines

American Brain Tumor Association

Providing and pursuing answers.

four stars

90.77

8550 West Bryn Mawr Avenue Suite 550
Chicago, IL 60631
tel: (773) 577-8750   Web Site
EIN: 23-7286648

Board Leadership
Brian Olson
Chair

CEO
Ralph DeVitto
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.77 four stars
  Financial 86.95 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of the American Brain Tumor Association is to advance the understanding and treatment of brain tumors with the goals of improving, extending and, ultimately, saving the lives of those impacted by a brain tumor diagnosis.
We do this through interactions and engagements with brain tumor patients and their families, collaborations with allied groups and organizations, and the funding of brain tumor research.

The mission of the American Brain Tumor Association is to advance the understanding and treatment of brain tumors with the goals of improving, extending and, ultimately, saving the lives of those impacted by a brain tumor diagnosis.
We do this through interactions and engagements with brain tumor patients and their families, collaborations with allied groups and organizations, and the funding of brain tumor research.

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Financial

three stars

86.95

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 10/01/2019 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)
80.0%
  Administrative Expenses 5.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.74
  Program Expenses Growth 7.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 20.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Brain Tumor Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Brain Tumor Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,954,017
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $2,417,174
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $5,371,191
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $5,371,191
   Other Revenue $465,342
TOTAL REVENUE $5,836,533
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,382,167
   Administrative Expenses $316,196
   Fundraising Expenses $789,144
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,487,507
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $349,026
   
Net Assets $4,059,745

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$206,917 3.77% Elizabeth Wilson President & CEO

Mission

The mission of the American Brain Tumor Association is to advance the understanding and treatment of brain tumors with the goals of improving, extending and, ultimately, saving the lives of those impacted by a brain tumor diagnosis.
We do this through interactions and engagements with brain tumor patients and their families, collaborations with allied groups and organizations, and the funding of brain tumor research.

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Charity Contact Info

American Brain Tumor Association
8550 West Bryn Mawr Avenue
Suite 550
Chicago, IL 60631
tel: (773) 577-8750
fax: (773) 577-8738
EIN: 23-7286648

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Board Leadership

Brian Olson
Chair

CEO

Ralph DeVitto
President and CEO