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Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance

OCRFA is the leading ovarian cancer research, advocacy and patient support organization in the world.

four stars

92.54

14 Pennsylvania Plaza Suite 2110
New York, NY 10122
tel: (212) 268-1002   Web Site
EIN: 13-3806788

Board Leadership
John W. Hansbury
Chair

CEO
Audra L. Moran
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.54 four stars
  Financial 89.45 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance (OCRFA) is the largest global organization dedicated to fighting ovarian cancer. OCRFA advances research to prevent, treat and defeat ovarian cancer, supports women and their families before, during and beyond diagnosis, and works with all levels of government to ensure ovarian cancer is a priority.

As the largest non-government funder of ovarian cancer research, OCRFA invests in innovative, promising research. And OCRFA is the voice for the ovarian cancer community: fighting for more resources and policies on Capitol Hill, helping future health professionals recognize the disease through our Survivors Teaching Students: Saving Women's Lives® program, providing hope and insight by pairing newly diagnosed patients with our Woman to Woman program and connecting survivors at our Ovarian Cancer National Conference. We are united to defeat ovarian cancer. Visit ocrfa.org to learn more.

Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance (OCRFA) is the largest global organization dedicated to fighting ovarian cancer. OCRFA advances research to prevent, treat and defeat ovarian cancer, supports women and their families before, during and beyond diagnosis, and works with all levels of government to ensure ovarian cancer is a priority.

As the largest non-government funder of ovarian cancer research, OCRFA invests in innovative, promising research. And OCRFA is the voice for the ovarian cancer community: fighting for more resources and policies on Capitol Hill, helping future health professionals recognize the disease through our Survivors Teaching Students: Saving Women's Lives® program, providing hope and insight by pairing newly diagnosed patients with our Woman to Woman program and connecting survivors at our Ovarian Cancer National Conference. We are united to defeat ovarian cancer. Visit ocrfa.org to learn more.

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Financial

three stars

89.45

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
82.8%
  Administrative Expenses 8.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.26
  Program Expenses Growth 5.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 33.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance (NY) 92.54 four stars
Sarcoma Foundation of America (MD) 94.84 four stars
Rett Syndrome Research Trust (CT) 85.85 three stars
Moffitt Cancer Center Foundation (FL) 86.09 three stars
CDC Foundation (GA) 96.66 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $8,032,805
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $2,241,048
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $10,273,853
   Program Service Revenue $336,392
Total Primary Revenue $10,610,245
   Other Revenue $645,719
TOTAL REVENUE $11,255,964
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $8,767,394
   Administrative Expenses $949,160
   Fundraising Expenses $949,963
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $10,666,517
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $589,447
   
Net Assets $20,710,760

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
Research Funding $6,932,091 79.1%
Patient Education and Support Program $1,275,480 14.5%
National Conference $559,823 6.4%

Ratings History
Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance has received 8 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 06/01/2018 92.54 four stars
2015-12 07/01/2017 94.07 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 91.16 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 90.34 four stars
2013-12 12/22/2014 93.82 four stars
2012-12 12/01/2013 95.12 four stars
2011-12 12/20/2012 97.46 four stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 97.76 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 96.71 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 03/01/2011 94.05 four stars
2008-12 06/01/2010 83.19 three stars
2007-12 02/01/2009 89.45 three stars
2006-12 02/01/2008 98.67 four stars
2005-12 12/15/2006 98.95 four stars
2004-12 03/01/2006 98.67 four stars
2003-12 01/05/2005 84.09 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 13-3806788
Name in IRS Master File OVARIAN CANCER RESEARCH FUND INC
NTEE Code T70
NTEE Classification Fund Raising Organizations That Cross Categories
NTEE Type Philanthropy, Voluntarism and Grantmaking Foundations
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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 March, 1995
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
$252,147 2.36% Audra L. Moran Chief Executive Officer

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance (NY) 92.54 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance
14 Pennsylvania Plaza
Suite 2110
New York, NY 10122
tel: (212) 268-1002
fax: (212) 947-5652
EIN: 13-3806788

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Board Leadership

John W. Hansbury
Chair

CEO

Audra L. Moran
President & CEO

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