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Health : Medical Research

Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation of the United States, Inc.

A world without childhood brain tumors is possible when we work together to put kids first.

92.61

29 Hickory Nut Cove Road Fairview, NC 28730
tel: (800) 253-6530   Web Site
EIN: 58-1966822

Board Leadership
Andrew Aj Janower
Chair

CEO
Courtney Davies
President, CEO

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  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.61
  Financial 89.55
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 03/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Every day, 13 children and teens are diagnosed with a brain tumor, the deadliest and most common form of cancer in kids under 15. Every day after, they are in a fight for their life. It's a fight the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation is here to help families win.

A leader in the brain tumor and childhood cancer communities, PBTF's mission of Care. Cure. Thrive. reflects our commitment to curing all pediatric brain tumors and transforming how children and their families are cared for. Since 1991, we have provided strategic leadership and funding to accelerate the number of targeted therapies for children battling brain tumors today, while equipping families with the patient-family education, financial relief, and emotional support they need to navigate their child's journey.

A world without childhood brain tumors is possible when we work together to put kids first. Learn more at www.curethekids.org.

Every day, 13 children and teens are diagnosed with a brain tumor, the deadliest and most common form of cancer in kids under 15. Every day after, they are in a fight for their life. It's a fight the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation is here to help families win.

A leader in the brain tumor and childhood cancer communities, PBTF's mission of Care. Cure. Thrive. reflects our commitment to curing all pediatric brain tumors and transforming how children and their families are cared for. Since 1991, we have provided strategic leadership and funding to accelerate the number of targeted therapies for children battling brain tumors today, while equipping families with the patient-family education, financial relief, and emotional support they need to navigate their child's journey.

A world without childhood brain tumors is possible when we work together to put kids first. Learn more at www.curethekids.org.

Financial

89.55

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 03/01/2021 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)
74.7%
  Administrative Expenses 13.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.90
  Program Expenses Growth 9.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation of the United States, Inc. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation of the United States, Inc. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation of the United States, Inc. (NC) 92.61
Foundation Fighting Blindness (MD) 89.79
Monell Chemical Senses Center (PA) 88.35
Emergency Medicine Foundation (TX) 94.71
National Pediatric Cancer Foundation (FL) 100.00

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,885,526
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $586,334
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $6,471,860
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $6,471,860
   Other Revenue $-109,287
TOTAL REVENUE $6,362,573
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,512,923
   Administrative Expenses $854,276
   Fundraising Expenses $760,976
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,128,175
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-765,602
   
Net Assets $5,475,180

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 03/01/2021 92.61
2018-12 11/01/2019 89.05
2017-12 11/01/2018 80.76
2016-12 05/01/2018 81.92
2016-12 03/01/2018 79.33
2015-12 12/01/2016 85.09
2014-12 06/01/2016 91.01
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 87.82
2014-12 11/01/2015 87.49
2013-12 05/01/2015 84.21
2012-12 11/01/2013 84.30
2011-12 06/01/2013 89.53
2010-12 09/01/2012 86.40
2010-12 03/01/2012 86.84
2009-12 09/20/2011 93.47
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 03/01/2011 89.76
2008-12 12/15/2009 93.17
2007-12 06/01/2009 94.51
2006-12 09/01/2007 95.93
2005-12 10/01/2006 95.98

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 58-1966822
Name in IRS Master File PEDIATRIC BRAIN TUMOR FOUNDATION OF THE UNITED STATES INC
NTEE Code H48
NTEE Classification Brain Disorders Research
NTEE Type Medical Research
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (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 August, 1992
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$195,663 2.74% William Tiller President, CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$22,917 0.32% Courtney Davies President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation of the United States, Inc. (NC) 92.61
Dystonia Medical Research Foundation (IL) 89.03
FRAXA Research Foundation (MA) 92.38
Huntington Medical Research Institutes (CA) 90.85
International Rett Syndrome Foundation (OH) 91.16

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Charity Contact Info

Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation of the United States, Inc.
29 Hickory Nut Cove Road
Fairview, NC 28730
tel: (800) 253-6530
fax: (404) 252-4108
EIN: 58-1966822

Mail donations to:
6065 Roswell Road NE
Suite 505
Atlanta, GA 30328

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Board Leadership

Andrew Aj Janower
Chair

CEO

Courtney Davies
President, CEO

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