Health : Diseases, Disorders, and Disciplines

The ALS Association Connecticut Chapter

Fighting on every front to improve living with ALS

three stars

88.45

Four Oxford Road Unit E4
Milford, CT 06460
tel: (203) 874-5050   Web Site
EIN: 04-3417472

Board Leadership
Mary Nescott
President

CEO
Sandy Tripodi
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.45 three stars
  Financial 83.67 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1988, the ALS Association Connecticut Chapter helps people living with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and leaves no stone unturned in search for the cure. We work together with the National Office of the ALS Association to accomplish our mission. The Connecticut Chapter focuses primarily on helping local patients and families live with ALS while the National Office focuses primarily on research and advocacy. The Chapter supports the National Office through revenue sharing and research contributions. The National Office supports the Chapters by providing up-to-date information and materials.

Founded in 1988, the ALS Association Connecticut Chapter helps people living with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and leaves no stone unturned in search for the cure. We work together with the National Office of the ALS Association to accomplish our mission. The Connecticut Chapter focuses primarily on helping local patients and families live with ALS while the National Office focuses primarily on research and advocacy. The Chapter supports the National Office through revenue sharing and research contributions. The National Office supports the Chapters by providing up-to-date information and materials.

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Financial

three stars

83.67

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2019 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)
76.4%
  Administrative Expenses 10.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.55
  Program Expenses Growth 0.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The ALS Association Connecticut Chapter on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The ALS Association Connecticut Chapter on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $571,956
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $534,083
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,106,039
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,106,039
   Other Revenue $34,111
TOTAL REVENUE $1,140,150
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $710,931
   Administrative Expenses $124,533
   Fundraising Expenses $118,253
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $953,717
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $186,433
   
Net Assets $1,445,159

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$109,428 11.47% Sandra Tripodi Executive Director

Mission

Founded in 1988, the ALS Association Connecticut Chapter helps people living with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and leaves no stone unturned in search for the cure. We work together with the National Office of the ALS Association to accomplish our mission. The Connecticut Chapter focuses primarily on helping local patients and families live with ALS while the National Office focuses primarily on research and advocacy. The Chapter supports the National Office through revenue sharing and research contributions. The National Office supports the Chapters by providing up-to-date information and materials.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The ALS Association Connecticut Chapter (CT) 88.45 three stars
The ALS Association, National Office (DC) 88.85 three stars
The ALS Association Greater New York Chapter (NY) 96.66 four stars
The ALS Association Golden West Chapter (CA) 92.95 four stars
The ALS Association, St. Louis Chapter (MO) 93.01 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

The ALS Association Connecticut Chapter
Four Oxford Road
Unit E4
Milford, CT 06460
tel: (203) 874-5050
fax: (203) 874-7070
EIN: 04-3417472

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Board Leadership

Mary Nescott
President

CEO

Sandy Tripodi
Executive Director