Health : Medical Research (Grantmaking)

Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation

Collaborate for a Cure

two stars

78.76

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 78.76 two stars
  Financial 70.80 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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

two stars

70.80

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 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)
70.3%
  Administrative Expenses 8.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 20.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.17
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.76
  Program Expenses Growth -5.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 11.2%
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 $2,194,324
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,444,814
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,639,138
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,639,138
   Other Revenue $8,125
TOTAL REVENUE $3,647,263
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,970,792
   Administrative Expenses $272,575
   Fundraising Expenses $536,267
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,779,634
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $867,629
   
Net Assets $1,939,986

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
Not compensated -- William T. Sullivan Executive Director $300,000

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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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