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Health : Diseases, Disorders, and Disciplines

Lymphoma Research Foundation

Finding cures for lymphoma starts here

79.23

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

Board Leadership
Steven Eichberg
Chair

CEO
Meghan Gutierrez
Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 79.23
  Financial 70.91
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00
This rating was published 05/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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)

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)

Financial

70.91

Accountability & Transparency

96.00

This rating was published 05/01/2021 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)
70.7%
  Administrative Expenses 7.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 21.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.25
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.43
  Program Expenses Growth -1.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 22.9%
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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Lymphoma Research Foundation (NY) 79.23
Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (CA) 95.29
Skin Cancer Foundation (NY) 95.47
Fight Colorectal Cancer (MO) 98.92
Commonweal (CA) 91.91

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,035,735
   Federated Campaigns $25,661
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $3,562,142
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $7,623,538
   Program Service Revenue $3,761,384
Total Primary Revenue $11,384,922
   Other Revenue $164,649
TOTAL REVENUE $11,549,571
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,373,524
   Administrative Expenses $935,344
   Fundraising Expenses $1,953,258
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $9,262,126
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,287,445
   
Net Assets $12,669,659

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 $2,824,342 44.3%
Educational Programs and Patient Services $2,796,810 43.9%
Communication and Advocacy $752,372 11.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 05/01/2021 79.23
2018-06 10/01/2019 79.83
2017-06 09/01/2018 79.06
2016-06 08/01/2017 80.33
2015-06 10/01/2016 78.86
2014-06 06/01/2016 79.30
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 73.34
2013-06 08/01/2014 91.31
2012-06 09/01/2013 89.17
2011-06 07/01/2012 78.45
2010-06 11/01/2011 80.97
2010-06 09/20/2011 79.71
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 11/24/2010 74.07
2007-12 11/01/2008 88.52
2006-12 10/01/2007 91.92
2005-12 10/01/2006 93.56
2004-12 11/01/2005 93.82
2003-12 06/01/2005 96.59

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)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$263,813 2.84% Meghan Gutierrez Chief Executive Officer

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Lymphoma Research Foundation (NY) 79.23
The V Foundation (NC) 96.07
Colon Cancer Coalition (MN) 89.39
Florida Breast Cancer Foundation (FL) 97.47
International Myeloma Foundation (CA) 90.91

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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

Steven Eichberg
Chair

CEO

Meghan Gutierrez
Chief Executive Officer

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