Health : Medical Research (Grantmaking)

Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation

Collaborate for a Cure

three stars

89.66

420 Lexington Avenue Suite 825
New York, NY 10170
tel: (212) 867-4502   Web Site
EIN: 13-3020943

Board Leadership
Michael Nierenberg
Chairman

CEO
Samuel Waxman
Founder & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.66 three stars
  Financial 85.38 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of the Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation is to eradicate cancer by funding cutting-edge research that identifies and corrects abnormal gene function that causes cancer and develops minimally toxic treatments for patients.

The mission of the Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation is to eradicate cancer by funding cutting-edge research that identifies and corrects abnormal gene function that causes cancer and develops minimally toxic treatments for patients.

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Financial

three stars

85.38

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 08/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
71.5%
  Administrative Expenses 9.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 19.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.15
  Program Expenses Growth 7.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,235,917
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,819,395
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,055,312
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $4,055,312
   Other Revenue $23,559
TOTAL REVENUE $4,078,871
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,161,075
   Administrative Expenses $276,374
   Fundraising Expenses $498,276
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,935,725
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,143,146
   
Net Assets $3,081,843

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$220,000 7.49% Samuel Waxman Director
Other Salaries of Note
$300,000 10.21% William T. Sullivan Executive Director

Mission

The mission of the Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation is to eradicate cancer by funding cutting-edge research that identifies and corrects abnormal gene function that causes cancer and develops minimally toxic treatments for patients.

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Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation (NY) 89.66 three stars
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CURE Childhood Cancer (GA) 96.46 four stars
Entertainment Industry Foundation (CA) 94.61 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation
420 Lexington Avenue
Suite 825
New York, NY 10170
tel: (212) 867-4502
fax: (212) 867-4851
EIN: 13-3020943

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Board Leadership

Michael Nierenberg
Chairman

CEO

Samuel Waxman
Founder & CEO