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Health : Diseases, Disorders, and Disciplines

American Tinnitus Association

Committed to a cure

three stars

81.62

8300 Boone Blvd. Suite 500
Vienna, VA 22182
tel: (800) 634-8978   Web Site
EIN: 93-0749558

Board Leadership
LaGuinn Sherlock
Chair

CEO
Torryn Brazell
Executive Director & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 81.62 three stars
  Financial 75.27 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission and core purpose of the American Tinnitus Association are to promote relief, help prevent, and find cures for tinnitus, evidenced by its core values of compassion, credibility, and responsibility.

The mission and core purpose of the American Tinnitus Association are to promote relief, help prevent, and find cures for tinnitus, evidenced by its core values of compassion, credibility, and responsibility.

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Financial

two stars

75.27

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 12/01/2018 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)
57.7%
  Administrative Expenses 26.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 15.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.20
  Program Expenses Growth 7.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Tinnitus Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Tinnitus Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Tinnitus Association (VA) 81.62 three stars
Beyond Celiac (PA) 89.14 three stars
National Alopecia Areata Foundation (CA) 93.29 four stars
The Glaucoma Foundation (NY) 87.48 three stars
MDS Foundation (NJ) 88.22 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $800,633
   Federated Campaigns $27,094
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $827,727
   Program Service Revenue $9,896
Total Primary Revenue $837,623
   Other Revenue $24,168
TOTAL REVENUE $861,791
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $496,901
   Administrative Expenses $331,833
   Fundraising Expenses $89,504
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $918,238
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-56,447
   
Net Assets $1,916,332

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
Support $278,227 56.0%
Research $155,725 31.3%
Magazines and Publications $62,949 12.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 12/01/2018 81.62 three stars
2016-06 12/01/2017 77.21 two stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 79.74 two stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 78.12 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 08/01/2015 69.48 one star
2013-06 12/22/2014 79.19 two stars
2012-06 11/01/2013 79.83 two stars
2011-06 10/01/2012 69.43 one star
2010-06 12/01/2011 71.06 two stars
2010-06 11/01/2011 70.92 two stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 79.52 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 11/24/2010 68.79 one star
2008-06 04/01/2010 64.08 one star
2007-06 03/01/2008 82.19 three stars
2006-06 03/01/2007 73.93 two stars
2005-06 04/01/2006 85.70 three stars
2004-06 04/01/2005 77.37 two stars
2003-06 11/01/2004 80.60 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 93-0749558
Name in IRS Master File AMERICAN TINNITUS ASSOCIATION
NTEE Code G42
NTEE Classification Ear and Throat Diseases
NTEE Type Diseases, Disorders, Medical Disciplines
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (160) Aid to the handicapped (see also 031)
(149) Other instruction and training
(161) Scientific research (diseases)
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, 1981
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Tinnitus Association (VA) 81.62 three stars
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The Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration (PA) 97.82 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

American Tinnitus Association
8300 Boone Blvd.
Suite 500
Vienna, VA 22182
tel: (800) 634-8978
EIN: 93-0749558

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 424049
Washington, DC 20042

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Board Leadership

LaGuinn Sherlock
Chair

CEO

Torryn Brazell
Executive Director & CEO

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