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Breast Cancer Prevention Partners

CharityWatch report issued
September 2017

Top-Rated Charity
A-
CharityWatch Grade
Our independent grade based
on a number of factors.
 
77%
Program Percentage
Amount spent on programs
relative to overhead.
 
$13
Cost to Raise $100
Amount spent to raise
$100 of contributions.

Contact Information

Breast Cancer Prevention Partners
1388 Sutter Street
Suite 400
San Francisco, CA 94109

Other Names

BCPP
Breast Cancer Fund (formerly)

Tax Status

501(c)3

Website

www.bcpp.org

Stated Mission

Working to prevent breast cancer by eliminating exposure to toxic chemicals and radiation linked to the disease.

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Data based on Fiscal Year Ended 12/31/2016

Program Percentage: 77%

The percentage of Breast Cancer Prevention Partners's cash budget it spends on programs relative to overhead (fundraising, management, and general expenses).

$3,000,000

Calculated Total Expenses

(rounded)

 

Cost to Raise $100: $13

How many dollars Breast Cancer Prevention Partners spends on fundraising to raise each $100 of contributions.

$2,900,000

Calculated Total Contributions

(rounded)

Government Funding

0% to 24%

Percentage of cash revenue
coming from government sources

 

Financial Documents

Entity Document Type Tax ID
Breast Cancer Prevention Partners Audited Financial Statements 94-3155886
Breast Cancer Prevention Partners IRS Form 990 94-3155886
Entity: Breast Cancer Prevention Partners
Document Type: Audited Financial Statements
Tax ID: 94-3155886
Entity: Breast Cancer Prevention Partners
Document Type: IRS Form 990
Tax ID: 94-3155886

Governance & Transparency

CharityWatch evaluates certain criteria related to a charity's Governance and Transparency. Donors may want to consider a charity's willingness to be open and transparent with CharityWatch to be a good litmus test for determining its commitment to public accountability.
This charity is Top-Rated
What does it mean to be Top-Rated?
 
Breast Cancer Prevention Partners
meets governance benchmarks.
 
Breast Cancer Prevention Partners
meets transparency benchmarks.
Transparency
Provides Financial Information
Audit Accessibility
Governance: Policies
Reports regularly & consistently monitoring & enforcing compliance with a written Conflict of Interest Policy
Reports required, annual disclosure by officers, directors, and key staff of interests that could give rise to conflicts
Reports having a written Whistleblower Policy
Reports having a written Document Retention and Destruction Policy
Governance: Financials
Reports providing copy of tax form to all board members prior to filing it with IRS
Reports that financial statements were audited by an independent accountant
Governance: Board of Directors
Reports at least 5 voting board members
51% or more of voting board members reported as independent
Reports documenting minutes of board and board committee meetings
Privacy Policy
Privacy Policy No Sharing  

  Name Title Compensation
1 Jeanne Rizzo President/CEO $172,201
2 Janet Nudelman Director, Program/Policy $115,638
1
Name: Jeanne Rizzo
Title: President/CEO
Compensation: $172,201
2
Name: Janet Nudelman
Title: Director, Program/Policy
Compensation: $115,638

CharityWatch Analysts perform an in-depth analysis of charities' audited financial statements and IRS tax filings, and often review other documents such as state filings, annual reports, and fundraising contracts during their evaluations. Below are select notes that CharityWatch believes may be of interest to donors.
According to the Breast Cancer Prevention Partners audit of December 31, 2016 (Note A, Description of organization):

"On January 31, 2017, Breast Cancer Fund legally changed its name to Breast Cancer Prevention Partners to better reflect who they are and what they do."
According to the Breast Cancer Prevention Partners (BCPP) audit of December 31, 2016 (Note B, Contributed goods and services), BCPP received in-kind contributed goods and services in 2016 on which it placed a value of $214,939.

[Note: CharityWatch generally excludes the value of in-kind (non-cash) donations of goods and services from its calculations of Program % and Cost to Raise $100. More information on how grades are calculated and the treatment of in-kind donations can be found on the Our Process page.]

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