Health : Diseases, Disorders, and Disciplines

United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation

Energy for Life

two stars

77.90

8085 Saltsburg Road Suite 201
Pittsburgh, PA 15239
tel: (888) 317-8633   Web Site
EIN: 25-1767180

Board Leadership
Brent Fields
Chairman

CEO
Brian Harman
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 77.90 two stars
  Financial 68.75 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation (UMDF) was founded in 1996 through a merger of several smaller foundations established by those who lost loved ones to the disease. Mitochondria are responsible for producing 90% of the energy needed by our body to sustain life. Mitochondrial diseases result when there is a defect that reduces the ability of the mitochondria to produce energy. The UMDF offers support to all sufferers of mitochondrial disorders regardless of diagnosis, suspected or confirmed. Our mission is to promote research and education for the diagnosis, treatment and cure of mitochondrial disorders and to provide support to affected individuals and families. Since 1996, the UMDF has provided more than $7 million in grants to support the research that may lead to a less invasive diagnosis and ultimately a cure.

The United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation (UMDF) was founded in 1996 through a merger of several smaller foundations established by those who lost loved ones to the disease. Mitochondria are responsible for producing 90% of the energy needed by our body to sustain life. Mitochondrial diseases result when there is a defect that reduces the ability of the mitochondria to produce energy. The UMDF offers support to all sufferers of mitochondrial disorders regardless of diagnosis, suspected or confirmed. Our mission is to promote research and education for the diagnosis, treatment and cure of mitochondrial disorders and to provide support to affected individuals and families. Since 1996, the UMDF has provided more than $7 million in grants to support the research that may lead to a less invasive diagnosis and ultimately a cure.

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Financial

one star

68.75

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

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)
71.9%
  Administrative Expenses 9.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 19.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.32
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.72
  Program Expenses Growth -9.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 38.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,386,200
   Federated Campaigns $20,916
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $342,413
   Related Organizations $15,944
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,765,473
   Program Service Revenue $409,819
Total Primary Revenue $2,175,292
   Other Revenue $1,052,210
TOTAL REVENUE $3,227,502
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,778,615
   Administrative Expenses $327,712
   Fundraising Expenses $545,892
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,652,219
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $575,283
   
Net Assets $2,255,604

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$165,000 6.22% Charles A. Mohan Jr. Executive Director

Mission

The United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation (UMDF) was founded in 1996 through a merger of several smaller foundations established by those who lost loved ones to the disease. Mitochondria are responsible for producing 90% of the energy needed by our body to sustain life. Mitochondrial diseases result when there is a defect that reduces the ability of the mitochondria to produce energy. The UMDF offers support to all sufferers of mitochondrial disorders regardless of diagnosis, suspected or confirmed. Our mission is to promote research and education for the diagnosis, treatment and cure of mitochondrial disorders and to provide support to affected individuals and families. Since 1996, the UMDF has provided more than $7 million in grants to support the research that may lead to a less invasive diagnosis and ultimately a cure.

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Charity Contact Info

United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation
8085 Saltsburg Road
Suite 201
Pittsburgh, PA 15239
tel: (888) 317-8633
fax: (412) 793-6477
EIN: 25-1767180

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Board Leadership

Brent Fields
Chairman

CEO

Brian Harman
President, CEO