Health : Patient and Family Support

Dream Foundation

Giving life to final Dreams.

81.57

1528 Chapala Street Suite 304
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
tel: (805) 564-2131   Web Site
EIN: 77-0405779

Board Leadership
Kenny Slaught
Chair

CEO
Kisa Heyer
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 81.57
  Financial 73.94
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Dream Foundation, the only national dream-granting organization for terminally-ill adults, fulfills final Dreams that provide inspiration, comfort and closure at the end of life. With the support of a nationwide network of volunteers, hospices, health care organizations and committed donors, Dream Foundation has given life to nearly 25,000 final Dreams over the past two decades and has never turned down a qualified applicant. Dream Foundation does not receive any federal or state funding and relies solely on individual donations and corporate partnerships to fund its programs.

Dream Foundation, the only national dream-granting organization for terminally-ill adults, fulfills final Dreams that provide inspiration, comfort and closure at the end of life. With the support of a nationwide network of volunteers, hospices, health care organizations and committed donors, Dream Foundation has given life to nearly 25,000 final Dreams over the past two decades and has never turned down a qualified applicant. Dream Foundation does not receive any federal or state funding and relies solely on individual donations and corporate partnerships to fund its programs.

Financial

73.94

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2021 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)
81.3%
  Administrative Expenses 10.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.21
  Program Expenses Growth -13.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 20.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Dream Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Dream Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,155,443
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $60,469
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,215,912
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,215,912
   Other Revenue $447,998
TOTAL REVENUE $2,663,910
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,571,730
   Administrative Expenses $254,337
   Fundraising Expenses $265,839
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,091,906
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-427,996
   
Net Assets $1,060,411

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$187,822 6.07% Kirsten Heyer Chief Executive Officer

Mission

Dream Foundation, the only national dream-granting organization for terminally-ill adults, fulfills final Dreams that provide inspiration, comfort and closure at the end of life. With the support of a nationwide network of volunteers, hospices, health care organizations and committed donors, Dream Foundation has given life to nearly 25,000 final Dreams over the past two decades and has never turned down a qualified applicant. Dream Foundation does not receive any federal or state funding and relies solely on individual donations and corporate partnerships to fund its programs.

Highly Rated

Charity Contact Info

Dream Foundation
1528 Chapala Street
Suite 304
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
tel: (805) 564-2131
fax: (805) 564-7002
EIN: 77-0405779

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Board Leadership

Kenny Slaught
Chair

CEO

Kisa Heyer
Chief Executive Officer