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The Lustgarten Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research

Cure Pancreatic Cancer.

four stars

97.23

1111 Stewart Avenue Bethpage, NY 11714
tel: (866) 789-1000   Web Site
EIN: 31-1611837

Board Leadership
Charles F. Dolan
Chairman

CEO
Kerri Kaplan
Executive Director, Chief Operating Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 97.23 four stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

four stars

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
91.6%
  Administrative Expenses 2.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.31
  Program Expenses Growth 27.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 18.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Lustgarten Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Lustgarten Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Lustgarten Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research (NY) 97.23 four stars
Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation (PA) 94.07 four stars
A Kids' Brain Tumor Cure (NY) 97.74 four stars
Rally Foundation (GA) 91.16 four stars
Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation (NY) 95.40 four stars

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The Lustgarten Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research advances the scientific and medical research related to the diagnosis, treatment, cure and prevention of pancreatic cancer by: increasing funding and support of research into the biological mechanisms and clinical strategies related to prevention, diagnosis, and treatment; facilitating and enhancing the dialog among members of the medical and scientific communities; advocating an increase in the annual budget of the National Cancer Institute with emphasis on research related to pancreatic cancer; and heightening the public's awareness of pancreatic cancer diagnosis, treatment, and prevention and providing informational support for pancreatic cancer patients, their families, and friends.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $14,257,302
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $7,636,615
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $21,893,917
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $21,893,917
   Other Revenue $1,453,399
TOTAL REVENUE $23,347,316
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $14,719,700
   Administrative Expenses $413,880
   Fundraising Expenses $1,104,846
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $16,238,426
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $7,108,890
   
Net Assets $45,533,279

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
Grants $14,226,765 96.7%
Public Education and Information $410,324 2.8%
Professional Education $82,611 0.6%

Ratings History
The Lustgarten Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research has received 8 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 97.23 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 97.77 four stars
2013-12 08/01/2015 99.44 four stars
2012-12 10/01/2014 99.46 four stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 97.81 four stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 97.05 four stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 97.06 four stars
2009-12 10/01/2011 92.17 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 90.06 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 98.81 four stars
2008-12 06/01/2010 98.60 four stars
2007-12 05/01/2009 93.78 four stars
2006-12 04/01/2008 88.73 three stars
2005-12 03/01/2007 85.22 three stars
2004-12 04/01/2006 97.01 four stars
2003-12 07/01/2005 97.46 four 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 31-1611837
Name in IRS Master File MARC LUSTGARTEN PANCREATIC CANCER FOUNDATION
NTEE Code P11
NTEE Classification Single Organization Support
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
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]
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, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011
  • December, 2010

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$248,997 1.53% Kerri Kaplan Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$225,405 1.38% Robert F. Vizza President

The Lustgarten Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research advances the scientific and medical research related to the diagnosis, treatment, cure and prevention of pancreatic cancer by: increasing funding and support of research into the biological mechanisms and clinical strategies related to prevention, diagnosis, and treatment; facilitating and enhancing the dialog among members of the medical and scientific communities; advocating an increase in the annual budget of the National Cancer Institute with emphasis on research related to pancreatic cancer; and heightening the public's awareness of pancreatic cancer diagnosis, treatment, and prevention and providing informational support for pancreatic cancer patients, their families, and friends.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Lustgarten Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research (NY) 97.23 four stars
The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (CT) 92.60 four stars
The THANC Foundation (NY) 89.10 three stars
CURE Childhood Cancer (GA) 92.24 four stars
Chordoma Foundation (NC) 90.64 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Lustgarten Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research
1111 Stewart Avenue
Bethpage, NY 11714
tel: (866) 789-1000
fax: (516) 803-2303
EIN: 31-1611837

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Board Leadership

Charles F. Dolan
Chairman

CEO

Kerri Kaplan
Executive Director, Chief Operating Officer

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