Health : Diseases, Disorders, and Disciplines

Hunter's Hope Foundation

Increasing public awareness of leukodystrophies

four stars

93.62

6368 West Quaker Street P.O. Box 643
Orchard Park, NY 14127
tel: (716) 667-1200   Web Site
EIN: 16-1552315

Board Leadership
Jill Kelly
Chairwoman

CEO
Jacque Waggoner
CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.62 four stars
  Financial 94.31 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/23/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Hunter's Hope Foundation was established to address the acute need for information and research with respect to Krabbe Disease and related Leukodystrophies. In addition, we strive to support and encourage those afflicted and their families as they struggle to endure, adjust and cope with the demands of these fatal illnesses. Accordingly, our mission is four-fold: to broaden public awareness of Krabbe Disease and other Leukodystrophies; to gather and provide current, functional information and service linkages to families of children with Leukodystrophies; to fund research efforts that will identify new treatments, therapies and ultimately, a cure for Krabbe Disease and other Leukodystrophies; and to establish an alliance of hope that will nourish, affirm and confront the urgent need for medical, financial and emotional support.

Hunter's Hope Foundation was established to address the acute need for information and research with respect to Krabbe Disease and related Leukodystrophies. In addition, we strive to support and encourage those afflicted and their families as they struggle to endure, adjust and cope with the demands of these fatal illnesses. Accordingly, our mission is four-fold: to broaden public awareness of Krabbe Disease and other Leukodystrophies; to gather and provide current, functional information and service linkages to families of children with Leukodystrophies; to fund research efforts that will identify new treatments, therapies and ultimately, a cure for Krabbe Disease and other Leukodystrophies; and to establish an alliance of hope that will nourish, affirm and confront the urgent need for medical, financial and emotional support.

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Financial

four stars

94.31

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 12/23/2020 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)
82.6%
  Administrative Expenses 7.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.03
  Program Expenses Growth 12.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 15.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Hunter's Hope Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Hunter's Hope Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $868,407
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $125,000
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $993,407
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $993,407
   Other Revenue $26,576
TOTAL REVENUE $1,019,983
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $886,173
   Administrative Expenses $74,335
   Fundraising Expenses $60,511
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,021,019
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,036
   
Net Assets $937,664

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$75,000 7.34% Jacque Waggoner CEO

Mission

Hunter's Hope Foundation was established to address the acute need for information and research with respect to Krabbe Disease and related Leukodystrophies. In addition, we strive to support and encourage those afflicted and their families as they struggle to endure, adjust and cope with the demands of these fatal illnesses. Accordingly, our mission is four-fold: to broaden public awareness of Krabbe Disease and other Leukodystrophies; to gather and provide current, functional information and service linkages to families of children with Leukodystrophies; to fund research efforts that will identify new treatments, therapies and ultimately, a cure for Krabbe Disease and other Leukodystrophies; and to establish an alliance of hope that will nourish, affirm and confront the urgent need for medical, financial and emotional support.

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Charity Contact Info

Hunter's Hope Foundation
6368 West Quaker Street
P.O. Box 643
Orchard Park, NY 14127
tel: (716) 667-1200
EIN: 16-1552315

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Board Leadership

Jill Kelly
Chairwoman

CEO

Jacque Waggoner
CEO