Health : Diseases, Disorders, and Disciplines

Cancer Wellness Center

Helping people live better while living with cancer

three stars

88.60

215 Revere Drive Northbrook, IL 60062
tel: (847) 509-9595   Web Site
EIN: 36-3604463

Board Leadership
Justin Sheperd
Chair

CEO
Nancy Bulzoni
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.60 three stars
  Financial 85.49 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Cancer Wellness Center was founded in 1989 to help people live better while living with cancer. We help people feel more connected by becoming part of a comfortable community of people who understand, because they are going through it too. We deal with the very real emotional issues that cancer can cause by offering trained, experienced counseling and support. We nurture mind, body and spirit with programs that offer simple exercises, stress relief, healthy diets, relaxing activities, and meaningful conversations. In addition, we offer an extensive library of resources and involve discussions with other participants.

The Cancer Wellness Center was founded in 1989 to help people live better while living with cancer. We help people feel more connected by becoming part of a comfortable community of people who understand, because they are going through it too. We deal with the very real emotional issues that cancer can cause by offering trained, experienced counseling and support. We nurture mind, body and spirit with programs that offer simple exercises, stress relief, healthy diets, relaxing activities, and meaningful conversations. In addition, we offer an extensive library of resources and involve discussions with other participants.

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Financial

three stars

85.49

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 12/01/2019 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)
73.7%
  Administrative Expenses 11.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.61
  Program Expenses Growth 2.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Cancer Wellness Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Cancer Wellness Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $596,377
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $784,169
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,380,546
   Program Service Revenue $36,275
Total Primary Revenue $1,416,821
   Other Revenue $-107,366
TOTAL REVENUE $1,309,455
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,026,429
   Administrative Expenses $152,742
   Fundraising Expenses $307,246
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,486,417
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-176,962
   
Net Assets $2,791,108

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$118,322 7.96% Nancy Bulzoni Executive Director

Mission

The Cancer Wellness Center was founded in 1989 to help people live better while living with cancer. We help people feel more connected by becoming part of a comfortable community of people who understand, because they are going through it too. We deal with the very real emotional issues that cancer can cause by offering trained, experienced counseling and support. We nurture mind, body and spirit with programs that offer simple exercises, stress relief, healthy diets, relaxing activities, and meaningful conversations. In addition, we offer an extensive library of resources and involve discussions with other participants.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Cancer Wellness Center (IL) 88.60 three stars
Kidney Cancer Association (IL) 100.00 four stars
Leukemia Research Foundation (IL) 91.93 four stars
National Ovarian Cancer Coalition (TX) 86.00 three stars
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (NY) 87.35 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Cancer Wellness Center
215 Revere Drive
Northbrook, IL 60062
tel: (847) 509-9595
fax: (847) 509-9596
EIN: 36-3604463

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Board Leadership

Justin Sheperd
Chair

CEO

Nancy Bulzoni
Executive Director