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American Lung Association of the Mid-Atlantic

Fighting for Air

three stars

86.36

3001 Old Gettysburg Road Camp Hill, PA 17011
tel: (717) 541-5864   Web Site
EIN: 25-1825116

Board Leadership
Jake Peltzman
Chair

CEO
Deborah Brown
Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.36 three stars
  Financial 83.52 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 90.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The American Lung Association is the nation's oldest voluntary health agency originally organized to fight a specific disease, that being tuberculosis. Since 1892, the American Lung Association of the Mid-Atlantic (ALAMA) has been fighting lung disease through education, community service, advocacy, and research. Our mission is to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease. ALAMA serves the areas of Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and West Virginia. We offer a number of programs throughout the state that are designed to help people quit smoking, learn to live with and control their asthma, prevent children from smoking, and many other lung health problems.

The American Lung Association is the nation's oldest voluntary health agency originally organized to fight a specific disease, that being tuberculosis. Since 1892, the American Lung Association of the Mid-Atlantic (ALAMA) has been fighting lung disease through education, community service, advocacy, and research. Our mission is to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease. ALAMA serves the areas of Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and West Virginia. We offer a number of programs throughout the state that are designed to help people quit smoking, learn to live with and control their asthma, prevent children from smoking, and many other lung health problems.

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Financial

three stars

83.52

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

90.00

This rating was published 06/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
85.2%
  Administrative Expenses 4.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.27
  Program Expenses Growth 5.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 54.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Lung Association of the Mid-Atlantic on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Lung Association of the Mid-Atlantic on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Lung Association of the Mid-Atlantic (PA) 86.36 three stars
American Lung Association of the Southeast (FL) 92.03 four stars
Pulmonary Hypertension Association (MD) 90.24 four stars
American Lung Association of the Upper Midwest (WI) 89.90 three stars
Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (IL) 86.54 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,131,132
   Federated Campaigns $175,180
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $933,999
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $5,131,119
Total Contributions $12,371,430
   Program Service Revenue $87,619
Total Primary Revenue $12,459,049
   Other Revenue $151,195
TOTAL REVENUE $12,610,244
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $9,873,344
   Administrative Expenses $533,198
   Fundraising Expenses $1,130,934
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $11,537,476
   
Payments to Affiliates $909,627
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,072,768
   
Net Assets $3,009,600

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
Tobacco Control $5,302,967 53.7%
Lung Cancer, Lung Disease and Asthma $3,035,669 30.7%
Community Health Services $387,925 3.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 06/01/2017 86.36 three stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 80.70 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 80.23 three stars
2013-06 08/01/2014 89.08 three stars
2012-06 06/01/2013 74.59 two stars
2012-06 05/01/2013 74.11 two stars
2011-06 09/01/2012 80.68 three stars
2011-06 05/01/2012 76.86 two stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 77.04 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 11/24/2010 79.53 two stars
2008-06 10/01/2009 85.15 three stars
2007-06 08/01/2008 87.89 three stars
2006-06 05/01/2007 75.92 two stars
2005-06 06/01/2006 76.76 two stars
2004-06 08/01/2005 75.79 two 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 25-1825116
Name in IRS Master File AMERICAN LUNG ASSOCIATION OF THE MID-ATLANTIC
NTEE Code G45
NTEE Classification Lung Disease
NTEE Type Diseases, Disorders, Medical Disciplines
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
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 September, 1933
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End July
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$157,771 1.36% Deborah P. Brown Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Lung Association of the Mid-Atlantic (PA) 86.36 three stars
American Lung Association of the Southwest (AZ) 90.66 four stars
American Lung Association of the Midland States (OH) 89.27 three stars
Lung Cancer Alliance (DC) 88.48 three stars
The LAM Foundation (OH) 93.56 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

American Lung Association of the Mid-Atlantic
3001 Old Gettysburg Road
Camp Hill, PA 17011
tel: (717) 541-5864
EIN: 25-1825116

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Board Leadership

Jake Peltzman
Chair

CEO

Deborah Brown
Chief Executive Officer

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