Health : Diseases, Disorders, and Disciplines

American Breast Cancer Foundation

Because everyone deserves a fighting chance

three stars

80.75

10400 Little Patuxent Parkway Suite 480
Columbia, MD 21044
tel: (410) 730-5105   Web Site
EIN: 52-2031814

Board Leadership
Brenda Loube
Chair

CEO
Jacky Loube
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 80.75 three stars
  Financial 73.70 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Established in 1997, the American Breast Cancer Foundation provides a fighting chance for every life threatened by breast cancer. Our goal is to provide individuals in financial need access to screening and diagnostic tests for breast cancer, no matter what age, race, sex, or financial challenges they have. We are unparalleled in providing direct financial assistance grants to help with the costs of screening and diagnostic mammograms, breast ultrasounds, consultations with surgeons and biopsies. For breast cancer patients, assistance is available for support items including wigs for chemotherapy patients, breast prostheses and specialized bras, prescription medication assistance, travel reimbursement and lymphedema compression garments. The American Breast Cancer Foundation also promotes health education and provides life saving breast cancer screenings and pertinent educational information in outreach events. We are providing individuals a chance to say "I can beat cancer!"

Established in 1997, the American Breast Cancer Foundation provides a fighting chance for every life threatened by breast cancer. Our goal is to provide individuals in financial need access to screening and diagnostic tests for breast cancer, no matter what age, race, sex, or financial challenges they have. We are unparalleled in providing direct financial assistance grants to help with the costs of screening and diagnostic mammograms, breast ultrasounds, consultations with surgeons and biopsies. For breast cancer patients, assistance is available for support items including wigs for chemotherapy patients, breast prostheses and specialized bras, prescription medication assistance, travel reimbursement and lymphedema compression garments. The American Breast Cancer Foundation also promotes health education and provides life saving breast cancer screenings and pertinent educational information in outreach events. We are providing individuals a chance to say "I can beat cancer!"

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Financial

two stars

73.70

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 09/01/2020 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)
57.1%
  Administrative Expenses 24.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 17.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.23
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.79
  Program Expenses Growth 8.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 14.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Breast Cancer Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Breast Cancer Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $782,416
   Federated Campaigns $44,935
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $827,351
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $827,351
   Other Revenue $179,400
TOTAL REVENUE $1,006,751
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $615,162
   Administrative Expenses $213,199
   Fundraising Expenses $167,264
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $995,625
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $11,126
   
Net Assets $1,734,526

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$166,400 16.71% Paul J. Loube Chief Executive Officer

Mission

Established in 1997, the American Breast Cancer Foundation provides a fighting chance for every life threatened by breast cancer. Our goal is to provide individuals in financial need access to screening and diagnostic tests for breast cancer, no matter what age, race, sex, or financial challenges they have. We are unparalleled in providing direct financial assistance grants to help with the costs of screening and diagnostic mammograms, breast ultrasounds, consultations with surgeons and biopsies. For breast cancer patients, assistance is available for support items including wigs for chemotherapy patients, breast prostheses and specialized bras, prescription medication assistance, travel reimbursement and lymphedema compression garments. The American Breast Cancer Foundation also promotes health education and provides life saving breast cancer screenings and pertinent educational information in outreach events. We are providing individuals a chance to say "I can beat cancer!"

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Breast Cancer Foundation (MD) 80.75 three stars
Bright Pink (IL) 88.15 three stars
Breastcancer.org (PA) 92.74 four stars
SHARE (NY) 92.38 four stars
National Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc. (TX) 90.27 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

American Breast Cancer Foundation
10400 Little Patuxent Parkway
Suite 480
Columbia, MD 21044
tel: (410) 730-5105
EIN: 52-2031814

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Board Leadership

Brenda Loube
Chair

CEO

Jacky Loube
Chief Executive Officer