Health : Diseases, Disorders, and Disciplines

Breastcancer.org

Providing the most reliable, complete, and up-to-date information about breast cancer

three stars

84.04

120 East Lancaster Avenue Suite 201
Ardmore, PA 19003
tel: (610) 642-6550   Web Site
EIN: 23-3082851

Board Leadership
Michael DeLone
Board Chair

CEO
Marisa C. Weiss
President, Founder

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.04 three stars
  Financial 80.30 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

When dealing with breast cancer, most women feel overwhelmed by vast amounts of information, and are terrified by the burden of having to make critical decisions quickly. In 1999, Dr. Marisa Weiss, a nationally renowned breast oncologist, founded Breastcancer.org to address these growing needs. Breastcancer.org is dedicated to providing the most reliable, complete, and up-to-date information about breast cancer. Our mission is to help women and their loved ones make sense of the complex medical and personal information about breast cancer, so they can make the best decisions for their lives.

When dealing with breast cancer, most women feel overwhelmed by vast amounts of information, and are terrified by the burden of having to make critical decisions quickly. In 1999, Dr. Marisa Weiss, a nationally renowned breast oncologist, founded Breastcancer.org to address these growing needs. Breastcancer.org is dedicated to providing the most reliable, complete, and up-to-date information about breast cancer. Our mission is to help women and their loved ones make sense of the complex medical and personal information about breast cancer, so they can make the best decisions for their lives.

Financial

three stars

80.30

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 12/01/2017 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)
79.5%
  Administrative Expenses 8.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.82
  Program Expenses Growth 0.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 10.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Breastcancer.org on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Breastcancer.org on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,107,099
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $371,698
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,478,797
   Program Service Revenue $846,702
Total Primary Revenue $3,325,499
   Other Revenue $217,844
TOTAL REVENUE $3,543,343
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,969,877
   Administrative Expenses $356,951
   Fundraising Expenses $486,602
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,813,430
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-270,087
   
Net Assets $3,266,109

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$234,415 6.14% Marisa Weiss Founder, President
Other Salaries of Note
$225,143 5.90% Hope Wohl Chief Executive Officer

Mission

When dealing with breast cancer, most women feel overwhelmed by vast amounts of information, and are terrified by the burden of having to make critical decisions quickly. In 1999, Dr. Marisa Weiss, a nationally renowned breast oncologist, founded Breastcancer.org to address these growing needs. Breastcancer.org is dedicated to providing the most reliable, complete, and up-to-date information about breast cancer. Our mission is to help women and their loved ones make sense of the complex medical and personal information about breast cancer, so they can make the best decisions for their lives.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Breastcancer.org (PA) 84.04 three stars
Breast Cancer Prevention Partners (CA) 88.13 three stars
National Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc. (TX) 90.07 four stars
Bay Area Cancer Connections (CA) 90.32 four stars
SHARE (NY) 91.66 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Breastcancer.org
120 East Lancaster Avenue
Suite 201
Ardmore, PA 19003
tel: (610) 642-6550
EIN: 23-3082851

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Board Leadership

Michael DeLone
Board Chair

CEO

Marisa C. Weiss
President, Founder