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Health : Medical Research (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

American Skin Association

Public support for research and education.

80.66

335 Madison Avenue 22nd Floor
New York, NY 10017
tel: (212) 889-4858   Web Site
EIN: 13-3401320

Board Leadership
Howard Milstein
Chairman

CEO
Kathleen Reichert
Executive Vice President

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 80.66
  Financial 72.66
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 07/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

A unique collaboration of patients, families, advocates, physicians and scientists, American Skin Association has evolved over the past two decades as a leading force in efforts to defeat melanoma, skin cancer and disease. Established to serve the now more than 100 million Americans - one third of the U.S. population - afflicted with skin disorders, the organization's mission remains to advance research, champion skin health - particularly among children, and drive public awareness about skin disease. Under the visionary leadership of Chairman Howard P. Milstein, our achievements include: Supported the work of nearly 300 exceptional young scientists, committed more than $50 million to advance dermatological research and provided free instruction in sun safety and skin health to 12 million children, teachers & parents.

A unique collaboration of patients, families, advocates, physicians and scientists, American Skin Association has evolved over the past two decades as a leading force in efforts to defeat melanoma, skin cancer and disease. Established to serve the now more than 100 million Americans - one third of the U.S. population - afflicted with skin disorders, the organization's mission remains to advance research, champion skin health - particularly among children, and drive public awareness about skin disease. Under the visionary leadership of Chairman Howard P. Milstein, our achievements include: Supported the work of nearly 300 exceptional young scientists, committed more than $50 million to advance dermatological research and provided free instruction in sun safety and skin health to 12 million children, teachers & parents.

Financial

72.66

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 07/01/2021 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)
82.8%
  Administrative Expenses 6.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.07
  Program Expenses Growth 1.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 92.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Skin Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Skin Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Skin Association (NY) 80.66
Project ALS (NY) 85.57
Arthritis National Research Foundation (CA) 99.76
Rheumatology Research Foundation (GA) 91.68
Foundation for Angelman Syndrome Therapeutics (IL) 98.23

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $929,717
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $291,805
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,221,522
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,221,522
   Other Revenue $-47,928
TOTAL REVENUE $1,173,594
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $943,914
   Administrative Expenses $95,033
   Fundraising Expenses $150,206
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,189,153
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-15,559
   
Net Assets $107,655

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 Relating to Melanoma, Vitiligo & Other Skin Disorders $734,804 77.8%
Education on Prevention, Treatment & Cure $194,110 20.6%
Research - Psoriasis $15,000 1.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 07/01/2021 80.66
2018-12 05/01/2020 85.57
2017-12 07/01/2019 82.73
2016-12 12/01/2018 92.92
2015-12 06/01/2017 88.38
2014-12 06/01/2016 89.39
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 07/01/2015 93.91
2012-12 02/01/2014 76.50
2011-12 05/01/2013 77.32
2011-12 04/01/2013 76.78
2010-12 02/01/2013 93.03
2010-12 03/01/2012 84.49
2009-12 10/01/2011 82.62
2009-12 09/20/2011 80.62
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 91.34
2008-12 06/01/2010 93.79
2007-12 03/01/2009 98.53
2006-12 03/01/2008 95.57
2005-12 12/01/2006 99.12
2004-12 01/01/2006 91.83

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

EIN 13-3401320
Name in IRS Master File AMERICAN SKIN ASSOCIATION INC
NTEE Code H46
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
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 May, 1987
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$230,000 19.34% Kathleen Reichert Executive Vice President

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Skin Association (NY) 80.66
CDC Foundation (GA) 100.00
Sansum Diabetes Research Institute (CA) 90.05
Steadman Philippon Research Institute (CO) 94.72
LUNGevity Foundation (IL) 94.14

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Charity Contact Info

American Skin Association
335 Madison Avenue
22nd Floor
New York, NY 10017
tel: (212) 889-4858
EIN: 13-3401320

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Board Leadership

Howard Milstein
Chairman

CEO

Kathleen Reichert
Executive Vice President

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