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Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation

The world's largest provider of dietetic scholarships

four stars

94.11

120 South Riverside Plaza Suite 2190
Chicago, IL 60606
tel: (800) 877-1600   Web Site
EIN: 36-6150906

Board Leadership
Margaret P. Garner, MS, RDN, LD, FAND, CIC
Chair

CEO
Mary Beth Whalen
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.11 four stars
  Financial 91.68 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation is the only charitable organization devoted exclusively to supporting nutrition and dietetics professionals by empowering them to help consumers live healthier lifestyles. The Foundation serves as the philanthropic arm of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and does not receive any portion of member dues, relying solely on donations to thrive. The success and impact of our programs and services are directly attributed to the generous support of our donors.

The Foundation's Mission:
Through philanthropy, empower current and future food and nutrition practitioners to optimize global health.

The Foundation's Vision:
A world where all people thrive through the transformative power of food and nutrition.

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation is the only charitable organization devoted exclusively to supporting nutrition and dietetics professionals by empowering them to help consumers live healthier lifestyles. The Foundation serves as the philanthropic arm of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and does not receive any portion of member dues, relying solely on donations to thrive. The success and impact of our programs and services are directly attributed to the generous support of our donors.

The Foundation's Mission:
Through philanthropy, empower current and future food and nutrition practitioners to optimize global health.

The Foundation's Vision:
A world where all people thrive through the transformative power of food and nutrition.

Financial

four stars

91.68

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2021 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)
79.2%
  Administrative Expenses 12.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 5.88
  Program Expenses Growth 5.8%
  Liabilities to Assets < 0.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation (IL) 94.11 four stars
Byrnes Health Education Center (PA) 91.51 four stars
American Society of Transplant Surgeons (VA) 85.99 three stars
CHEST Foundation (IL) 90.99 four stars
AORN Foundation (CO) 92.77 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $650,371
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $535,487
   Fundraising Events $54,470
   Related Organizations $818,625
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,058,953
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,058,953
   Other Revenue $1,194,393
TOTAL REVENUE $3,253,346
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,428,071
   Administrative Expenses $311,050
   Fundraising Expenses $234,087
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,973,208
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $280,138
   
Net Assets $27,363,129

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
Emerging Projects and Global Opportunities $2,428,071 100.0%

Ratings History
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-05 02/01/2021 94.11 four stars
2018-05 09/03/2019 94.17 four stars
2017-05 12/21/2018 90.16 four stars
2017-05 08/01/2018 88.98 three stars
2016-05 12/01/2017 88.49 three stars
2015-05 05/01/2017 96.45 four stars
2015-05 02/01/2017 93.90 four stars
2015-05 11/01/2016 91.45 four stars
2014-05 06/01/2016 91.30 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-05 10/01/2015 90.78 four stars
2013-05 11/01/2014 91.36 four stars
2012-05 09/01/2013 88.70 three stars
2011-05 06/01/2012 90.97 four stars
2010-05 09/20/2011 90.95 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-05 07/01/2011 89.29 three stars
2009-05 07/01/2010 87.30 three stars
2008-05 09/01/2009 83.24 three stars
2007-05 09/01/2008 77.89 two stars
2006-05 04/01/2007 69.71 one star
2005-05 05/01/2006 54.66 zero star

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

EIN 36-6150906
Name in IRS Master File ACADEMY OF NUTRITION AND DIETETICS FOUNDATION
NTEE Code E12
NTEE Classification Fund Raising and/or Fund Distribution
NTEE Type Health - General and Rehabilitative
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (161) Scientific research (diseases)
(180) Contact or sponsored scientific research for industry
(40) Scholarships (other)
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 June, 1967
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End May
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • May, 2018
  • May, 2017
  • May, 2016
  • May, 2015
  • May, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
$122,778 4.12% Mary Beth Whalen Executive Director $184,166
Other Salaries of Note
$138,887 4.67% Susan Burns Senior Director --

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation (IL) 94.11 four stars
AORN Foundation (CO) 92.77 four stars
American Society of Transplant Surgeons (VA) 85.99 three stars
Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association (WI) 86.32 three stars
American Nurses Foundation (MD) 90.66 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation
120 South Riverside Plaza
Suite 2190
Chicago, IL 60606
tel: (800) 877-1600
EIN: 36-6150906

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Board Leadership

Margaret P. Garner, MS, RDN, LD, FAND, CIC
Chair

CEO

Mary Beth Whalen
Executive Director

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