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National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Ohio Valley Chapter

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three stars

87.62

4440 Lake Forest Drive Suite 120
Cincinnati, OH 45242
tel: (800) 344-4867   Web Site
EIN: 31-0569724

Board Leadership
Bridget Hoffman
Chairperson

CEO
Edward Rauen
Chapter President

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.62 three stars
  Financial 82.50 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

three stars

82.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2016 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)
85.5%
  Administrative Expenses 4.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.25
  Program Expenses Growth -2.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 16.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Ohio Valley Chapter on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Ohio Valley Chapter on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Ohio Valley Chapter (OH) 87.62 three stars
National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Northern California Chapter (CA) 92.13 four stars
National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Greater Carolinas Chapter (NC) 91.07 four stars
National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Ohio Buckeye Chapter (OH) 90.71 four stars
Race to Erase MS (CA) 90.28 four stars

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Founded in 1946, the National Multiple Sclerosis Society is a voluntary health organization guided by a single mission: to end the devastating effects of multiple sclerosis. The Ohio Valley Chapter, established in 1955, contributes to funding for the Society's research program and provides services to nearly 6,000 people living with MS and their families in a 27 county service area. The Chapter is committed to the philosophy of wellness, offering those living with MS the encouragement, materials and skills necessary to achieve and maintain meaningful, productive lifestyles. The Chapter's service programs include: self-help groups; a Helpline for referral services; counseling; therapeutic recreation; financial assistance for medical equipment; transportation and physical therapy assessments; educational programming and more.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $559,890
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,063,376
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,623,266
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,623,266
   Other Revenue $-58,745
TOTAL REVENUE $1,564,521
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,303,767
   Administrative Expenses $86,683
   Fundraising Expenses $153,755
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,544,205
   
Payments to Affiliates $683,201
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $20,316
   
Net Assets $404,081

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 $382,593 29.3%
Public Education $346,730 26.6%
Client Services $326,231 25.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-09 11/01/2016 87.62 three stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 90.21 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 12/22/2015 88.38 three stars
2014-09 11/01/2015 87.39 three stars
2013-09 10/01/2014 84.76 three stars
2012-09 09/01/2013 85.20 three stars
2011-09 09/01/2012 81.76 three stars
2010-09 09/20/2011 89.32 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-09 11/24/2010 82.74 three stars
2008-09 09/01/2009 86.71 three stars
2007-09 08/01/2008 90.44 four stars
2006-09 05/01/2007 83.39 three stars
2005-09 07/01/2006 96.38 four stars
2004-09 07/01/2005 84.82 three 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 31-0569724
Name in IRS Master File National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Ohio Valley Chapter
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification
Subsection  (View the list of codes)
Activities
Foundation Status
Deductibility
Affiliation
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Filing Requirement
Fiscal Year End
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
  • September, 2012
  • September, 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
$101,171 6.55% Edward M. Rauen Jr. Chapter President

Founded in 1946, the National Multiple Sclerosis Society is a voluntary health organization guided by a single mission: to end the devastating effects of multiple sclerosis. The Ohio Valley Chapter, established in 1955, contributes to funding for the Society's research program and provides services to nearly 6,000 people living with MS and their families in a 27 county service area. The Chapter is committed to the philosophy of wellness, offering those living with MS the encouragement, materials and skills necessary to achieve and maintain meaningful, productive lifestyles. The Chapter's service programs include: self-help groups; a Helpline for referral services; counseling; therapeutic recreation; financial assistance for medical equipment; transportation and physical therapy assessments; educational programming and more.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Ohio Valley Chapter (OH) 87.62 three stars
National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Ohio Buckeye Chapter (OH) 90.71 four stars
Rocky Mountain MS Center (CO) 89.23 three stars
National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Connecticut Chapter (CT) 87.46 three stars
National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Greater Carolinas Chapter (NC) 91.07 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Ohio Valley Chapter
4440 Lake Forest Drive
Suite 120
Cincinnati, OH 45242
tel: (800) 344-4867
fax: (513) 769-6019
EIN: 31-0569724

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Board Leadership

Bridget Hoffman
Chairperson

CEO

Edward Rauen
Chapter President

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