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Lymphoma Research Foundation

Working to cure lymphoma and helping those affected by the disease

two stars

78.86

Wall Street Plaza - 88 Pine Street Suite 2400
New York, NY 10005
tel: (212) 349-2910   Web Site
EIN: 95-4335088

Board Leadership
Michael Werner
Chairman

CEO
Meghan Gutierrez
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 78.86 two stars
  Financial 70.38 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

two stars

70.38

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 10/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
77.6%
  Administrative Expenses 3.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 18.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.23
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.75
  Program Expenses Growth -8.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 34.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Lymphoma Research Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Lymphoma Research Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Lymphoma Research Foundation (NY) 78.86 two stars
Skin Cancer Foundation (NY) 94.38 four stars
Melanoma Research Foundation (DC) 89.02 three stars
Us TOO International (IL) 91.90 four stars
National Ovarian Cancer Coalition (TX) 92.08 four stars

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The Lymphoma Research Foundation (LRF) is the nation's largest lymphoma-focused voluntary health organization devoted exclusively to funding lymphoma research and providing people with lymphoma and healthcare professionals with up-to-date education about this type of cancer. The LRF mission is to eradicate lymphoma and serve those touched by the disease. The Foundation invests millions of dollars every year to combat lymphoma and assist those whose lives have been affected by a lymphoma diagnosis. LRF is dedicated to identifying a cure through an aggressively-funded research program and to helping members of the lymphoma community by providing comprehensive, disease-specific programs and services. LRF was formed in November 2001 by the merger of the Cure for Lymphoma Foundation (CFL) and the Lymphoma Research Foundation of America (LRFA)

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,787,560
   Federated Campaigns $98,432
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $3,459,003
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $6,344,995
   Program Service Revenue $3,288,421
Total Primary Revenue $9,633,416
   Other Revenue $-123,892
TOTAL REVENUE $9,509,524
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,994,219
   Administrative Expenses $318,648
   Fundraising Expenses $1,869,158
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $9,182,025
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $327,499
   
Net Assets $7,087,703

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
Educational Programs & Patient Services $3,032,489 43.4%
Research $2,470,255 35.3%
Communication and Advocacy $1,491,475 21.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 10/01/2016 78.86 two stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 79.30 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 73.34 two stars
2013-06 08/01/2014 91.31 four stars
2012-06 09/01/2013 89.17 three stars
2011-06 07/01/2012 78.45 two stars
2010-06 11/01/2011 80.97 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 79.71 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 11/24/2010 74.07 two stars
2007-12 11/01/2008 88.52 three stars
2006-12 10/01/2007 91.92 four stars
2005-12 10/01/2006 93.56 four stars
2004-12 11/01/2005 93.82 four stars
2003-12 06/01/2005 96.59 four 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 95-4335088
Name in IRS Master File LYMPHOMA RESEARCH FOUNDATION
NTEE Code G80
NTEE Classification Specifically Named Diseases
NTEE Type Diseases, Disorders, Medical Disciplines
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (320) Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, etc.
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, 1996
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$187,533 2.04% Meghan Gutierrez Chief Executive Officer
Other Salaries of Note
$233,785 2.54% Elizabeth Thompson Former Chief Executive Officer

The Lymphoma Research Foundation (LRF) is the nation's largest lymphoma-focused voluntary health organization devoted exclusively to funding lymphoma research and providing people with lymphoma and healthcare professionals with up-to-date education about this type of cancer. The LRF mission is to eradicate lymphoma and serve those touched by the disease. The Foundation invests millions of dollars every year to combat lymphoma and assist those whose lives have been affected by a lymphoma diagnosis. LRF is dedicated to identifying a cure through an aggressively-funded research program and to helping members of the lymphoma community by providing comprehensive, disease-specific programs and services. LRF was formed in November 2001 by the merger of the Cure for Lymphoma Foundation (CFL) and the Lymphoma Research Foundation of America (LRFA)

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Lymphoma Research Foundation (NY) 78.86 two stars
Livestrong Foundation (TX) 91.09 four stars
Us TOO International (IL) 91.90 four stars
Leukemia Research Foundation (IL) 91.72 four stars
Kidney Cancer Association (IL) 91.36 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Lymphoma Research Foundation
Wall Street Plaza - 88 Pine Street
Suite 2400
New York, NY 10005
tel: (212) 349-2910
fax: (212) 349-2886
EIN: 95-4335088

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Board Leadership

Michael Werner
Chairman

CEO

Meghan Gutierrez
Chief Executive Officer

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