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Sansum Diabetes Research Institute

A research Center dedicated to improving the lives of people impacted by diabetes through research, education and care.

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three stars

89.03

2219 Bath Street Santa Barbara, CA 93105
tel: (805) 682-7838   Web Site
EIN: 95-1684086

Board Leadership
Alexander M. DePaoli
President

CEO
Ellen Goodstein
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.03 three stars
  Financial 85.02 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Sansum Diabetes Research Institute is dedicated to improving the lives of people impacted by diabetes through research, education and care. Founded in 1944, Sansum Diabetes Research Institute is an extraordinary place, where diabetes research, nutrition, education, and diabetes prevention have improved the lives of people worldwide who suffer from this serious disease. The Institute has gained international recognition for work on methods to detect and chart the progress of diabetes, its success in developing protocols to increase the incidence of healthy babies born to women with diabetes, and its work on type 2 diabetes in young people.

Sansum Diabetes Research Institute is dedicated to improving the lives of people impacted by diabetes through research, education and care. Founded in 1944, Sansum Diabetes Research Institute is an extraordinary place, where diabetes research, nutrition, education, and diabetes prevention have improved the lives of people worldwide who suffer from this serious disease. The Institute has gained international recognition for work on methods to detect and chart the progress of diabetes, its success in developing protocols to increase the incidence of healthy babies born to women with diabetes, and its work on type 2 diabetes in young people.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2017
Number of works published from new writers
256
This impact information is current as of March 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

three stars

85.02

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
67.6%
  Administrative Expenses 20.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.78
  Program Expenses Growth 10.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Sansum Diabetes Research Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Sansum Diabetes Research Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Sansum Diabetes Research Institute (CA) 89.03 three stars
It's The Journey, Inc. (GA) 92.27 four stars
Sabin Vaccine Institute (DC) 89.39 three stars
Lupus Research Alliance (NY) 91.47 four stars
myFace (NY) 91.74 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,302,688
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $114,382
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,417,070
   Program Service Revenue $1,464,758
Total Primary Revenue $5,881,828
   Other Revenue $587,264
TOTAL REVENUE $6,469,092
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,041,187
   Administrative Expenses $726,191
   Fundraising Expenses $500,026
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,267,404
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,201,688
   
Net Assets $15,716,936

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 Related to Improving Lives $1,126,150 37.0%
Research Devoted to Finding a Cure $1,479,513 48.6%
Education $270,454 8.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 06/01/2019 89.03 three stars
2016-12 09/01/2018 79.94 two stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 79.83 two stars
2015-12 10/01/2017 80.11 three stars
2015-12 06/01/2017 78.83 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 81.97 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 78.63 two stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 80.66 three stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 95.58 four stars
2011-12 03/01/2013 85.03 three stars
2010-12 05/01/2012 85.98 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 87.14 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 81.40 three stars
2008-12 05/01/2010 87.78 three stars
2007-12 12/17/2008 93.36 four stars
2006-12 02/01/2008 90.04 four stars
2005-12 03/01/2007 92.26 four stars
2004-12 11/01/2005 84.79 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 95-1684086
Name in IRS Master File SANSUM DIABETES RESEARCH INSTITUTE
NTEE Code H00
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Scientific Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (161) Scientific research (diseases)
(180) Contact or sponsored scientific research for industry
(59) Other school related activities
Foundation Status Hospital or medical research organization 170(b)(1)(A)(iii)
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 January, 1947
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$155,000 3.63% Ellen Goodstein Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$330,000 7.73% David Kerr Director Of Research And Innovation
$248,731 5.82% Jordan Pinsker Senior Research Physician
$193,448 4.53% Kristin Castorino Research Physician

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Sansum Diabetes Research Institute (CA) 89.03 three stars
Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance (NY) 93.28 four stars
Diabetes Action Research and Education Foundation (MD) 89.44 three stars
Sabin Vaccine Institute (DC) 89.39 three stars
Steadman Philippon Research Institute (CO) 86.07 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Sansum Diabetes Research Institute
2219 Bath Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
tel: (805) 682-7838
fax: (805) 682-3332
EIN: 95-1684086

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Board Leadership

Alexander M. DePaoli
President

CEO

Ellen Goodstein
Executive Director

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