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CurePSP: Foundation for PSP | CBD and Related Brain Diseases

because hope matters

four stars

90.60

404 5th Avenue Third Floor
New York, NY 10018
tel: (800) 457-4777   Web Site
EIN: 52-1704978

Board Leadership
William R. McFarland
Chair

CEO
David Kemp
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.60 four stars
  Financial 86.72 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

three stars

86.72

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 08/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
82.3%
  Administrative Expenses 6.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.68
  Program Expenses Growth 11.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 36.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by CurePSP: Foundation for PSP | CBD and Related Brain Diseases on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by CurePSP: Foundation for PSP | CBD and Related Brain Diseases on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
CurePSP: Foundation for PSP | CBD and Related Brain Diseases (NY) 90.60 four stars
MPN Research Foundation (IL) 88.13 three stars
Cure Alzheimer's Fund (MA) 100.00 four stars
National Association of Chain Drug Stores Foundation (VA) 91.99 four stars
International Rett Syndrome Foundation (OH) 87.34 three stars

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CurePSP is dedicated to increasing awareness of progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP), corticobasal degeneration (CBD), and related brain diseases; advancing research toward cure and prevention; educating healthcare professionals; and providing support, education and hope for affected persons and their families. PSP and CBD are neurodegenerative brain diseases that have no known cause, treatment or cure. They affect nerve cells that control walking, balance, mobility, vision, speech, and swallowing. Five to six people per 100,000 will develop PSP. CBD affects an estimated 2000-3000 people in United States, of whom only 500-750 are diagnosed.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,288,529
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $232,984
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,521,513
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,521,513
   Other Revenue $198,910
TOTAL REVENUE $2,720,423
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,883,986
   Administrative Expenses $237,932
   Fundraising Expenses $352,932
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,474,850
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $245,573
   
Net Assets $2,159,997

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 $1,095,450 58.1%
Programs & Education $563,093 29.9%
Communication & Awareness Program $225,443 12.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 08/01/2016 90.60 four stars
2015-06 07/01/2016 89.03 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 92.15 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 94.72 four stars
2013-06 08/01/2014 91.86 four stars
2013-06 07/01/2014 91.58 four stars
2012-06 05/01/2013 87.77 three stars
2011-06 06/01/2012 76.66 two stars
2011-06 03/01/2012 75.71 two stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 88.31 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 08/01/2010 94.18 four stars
2008-06 05/01/2009 88.52 three stars
2007-06 05/01/2008 90.71 four stars
2006-06 04/01/2007 83.20 three stars
2005-06 03/01/2006 72.74 two stars
2004-06 09/01/2005 77.60 two 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 52-1704978
Name in IRS Master File CUREPSP INC
NTEE Code G90
NTEE Classification Medical Disciplines
NTEE Type Diseases, Disorders, Medical Disciplines
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (123) Discussion groups, forums, panels lectures, etc.
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
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 June, 1991
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$9,183 0.37% David Kemp President
Other Salaries of Note
$120,040 4.85% Richard G. Zyne Former President, CEO

CurePSP is dedicated to increasing awareness of progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP), corticobasal degeneration (CBD), and related brain diseases; advancing research toward cure and prevention; educating healthcare professionals; and providing support, education and hope for affected persons and their families. PSP and CBD are neurodegenerative brain diseases that have no known cause, treatment or cure. They affect nerve cells that control walking, balance, mobility, vision, speech, and swallowing. Five to six people per 100,000 will develop PSP. CBD affects an estimated 2000-3000 people in United States, of whom only 500-750 are diagnosed.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
CurePSP: Foundation for PSP | CBD and Related Brain Diseases (NY) 90.60 four stars
National Association of Chain Drug Stores Foundation (VA) 91.99 four stars
Hearing Health Foundation (NY) 90.17 four stars
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CurePSP: Foundation for PSP | CBD and Related Brain Diseases
404 5th Avenue
Third Floor
New York, NY 10018
tel: (800) 457-4777
fax: (410) 785-7009
EIN: 52-1704978

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Board Leadership

William R. McFarland
Chair

CEO

David Kemp
President

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