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Human Services : Social Services

Foundation for End-of-Life Care

Champions for improving end-of-life care

one star

65.17

3325 Hollywood Boulevard Suite 500
Hollywood, FL 33021
tel: (877) 800-2951   Web Site
EIN: 65-0943337

Board Leadership
Hugh A. Westbrook
Chairman

CEO
Richard Fife
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 65.17 one star
  Financial 80.00 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 55.00 one star
This rating was published 02/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Foundation for End-of-Life Care serves as a sustaining source of financial support to nurture fundamental change in the way death, dying and bereavement issues are addressed in our society. This revolution in the way death is perceived and experienced is encouraged through the funding of an array of initiatives-academic and clinical, philosophical and practical, large and small. The specific mission of the Foundation is to provide resources to advance the quality of care for terminally ill patients and their loved ones

The Foundation for End-of-Life Care serves as a sustaining source of financial support to nurture fundamental change in the way death, dying and bereavement issues are addressed in our society. This revolution in the way death is perceived and experienced is encouraged through the funding of an array of initiatives-academic and clinical, philosophical and practical, large and small. The specific mission of the Foundation is to provide resources to advance the quality of care for terminally ill patients and their loved ones

Financial

three stars

80.00

Accountability & Transparency

one star

55.00

This rating was published 02/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
96.3%
  Administrative Expenses 3.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 0.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.18
  Program Expenses Growth -41.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Foundation for End-of-Life Care on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Foundation for End-of-Life Care on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Foundation for End-of-Life Care (FL) 65.17 one star
Jewish Hospice & Chaplaincy Network (MI) 92.20 four stars
Hinds Hospice (CA) 88.26 three stars
Lutheran Homes of South Carolina Foundation (SC) 91.16 four stars
United Hospice of Rockland (NY) 87.25 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $81,854
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $81,854
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $81,854
   Other Revenue $31
TOTAL REVENUE $81,885
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $89,982
   Administrative Expenses $11,632
   Fundraising Expenses $1,091
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $102,705
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-20,820
   
Net Assets $97,674

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
Education, Training and Clinical Studies $76,448 85.0%
Indigent Patient and Family Special Needs $13,534 15.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 02/01/2019 65.17 one star
2016-12 04/01/2018 68.47 one star
2015-12 12/01/2016 76.80 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 90.58 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 05/01/2015 86.40 three stars
2013-12 12/01/2014 92.20 four stars
2012-12 09/01/2013 73.57 two stars
2011-12 07/01/2012 86.19 three stars
2010-12 09/20/2011 73.54 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 11/01/2010 67.90 one star
2008-12 11/01/2009 74.23 two stars
2007-12 11/01/2008 81.89 three stars
2006-12 10/01/2007 86.81 three 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 65-0943337
Name in IRS Master File FOUNDATION FOR END-OF-LIFE CARE INC
NTEE Code E05
NTEE Classification Research Institutes and/or Public Policy Analysis
NTEE Type Health - General and Rehabilitative
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
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 January, 2000
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, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- Rev. Hugh A. Westbrook Chairman and CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Foundation for End-of-Life Care (FL) 65.17 one star
Hinds Hospice (CA) 88.26 three stars
Lutheran Homes of South Carolina Foundation (SC) 91.16 four stars
Jewish Hospice & Chaplaincy Network (MI) 92.20 four stars
United Hospice of Rockland (NY) 87.25 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Foundation for End-of-Life Care
3325 Hollywood Boulevard
Suite 500
Hollywood, FL 33021
tel: (877) 800-2951
fax: (954) 777-4887
EIN: 65-0943337

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Board Leadership

Hugh A. Westbrook
Chairman

CEO

Richard Fife
President

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