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Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation

Devoted exclusively to nutrition and dietetics

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four stars

94.17

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

Board Leadership
Kathy Wilson-Gold
Chair

CEO
Mary Beth Whalen
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.17 four stars
  Financial 91.76 four stars
  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 Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation (formerly the American Dietetic Association Foundation) was established in 1966 and is the only charitable organization devoted exclusively to promoting good nutrition. ANDF exists as the philanthropic arm of the American Dietetic Association (ADA). ANDF's mission is to fund the future of the dietetics profession through research and education. ANDF focuses on three initiatives: scholarships, Healthy Weight for Kids and food and nutrition research.

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation (formerly the American Dietetic Association Foundation) was established in 1966 and is the only charitable organization devoted exclusively to promoting good nutrition. ANDF exists as the philanthropic arm of the American Dietetic Association (ADA). ANDF's mission is to fund the future of the dietetics profession through research and education. ANDF focuses on three initiatives: scholarships, Healthy Weight for Kids and food and nutrition research.

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Financial

four stars

91.76

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)
75.5%
  Administrative Expenses 15.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 5.66
  Program Expenses Growth 9.5%
  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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation (IL) 94.17 four stars
Byrnes Health Education Center (PA) 87.01 three stars
National Medical Association (MD) 89.48 three stars
The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (DC) 85.10 three stars
Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association (WI) 85.02 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $720,432
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $1,144,784
   Fundraising Events $44,343
   Related Organizations $887,460
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,797,019
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,797,019
   Other Revenue $749,224
TOTAL REVENUE $3,546,243
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,454,430
   Administrative Expenses $333,582
   Fundraising Expenses $234,429
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,022,441
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $523,802
   
Net Assets $26,606,229

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 $2,454,430 100.0%

Ratings History
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
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
2004-05 05/01/2005 66.01 one 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, 2017
  • May, 2016
  • May, 2015
  • May, 2014
  • May, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
Not compensated -- Pat Babjak Chief Executive Officer $548,753
Other Salaries of Note
$126,929 4.19% Susan Burns Director Of Major Gifts --
$102,703 3.39% Kathryn Brown National Senior Director --
$100,431 3.32% Beth Labrador Development Director --

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation (IL) 94.17 four stars
AORN Foundation (CO) 87.08 three stars
Byrnes Health Education Center (PA) 87.01 three stars
CHEST Foundation (IL) 89.80 three stars
Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association (WI) 85.02 three 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

Kathy Wilson-Gold
Chair

CEO

Mary Beth Whalen
Executive Director

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