Contact & General Information

Cancer Fund of America (DISSOLVED)
2901 Breezewood Lane
Knoxville, TN 37921
www.cfoa.org
Tax Status: 501(c)3
 

Other Names

Breast Cancer Financial Assistance Fund
Cancer Support Services
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RATING:   F

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Stated Mission

To provide direct financial aid in the form of products & other support & services to financially indigent cancer patients & their families; to provide products to hospices, other health care providers, & various non-profit community services organizations within and outside the U.S. which aid the ill, needy, & infants; and to disseminate information concerning the early detection & prevention of cancer.
Fiscal Year Ended 12/31/13

Program Percentage :  13 %

Calculated Total Expenses (rounded) :  $11,000,000 

A charity's Program % is the percentage of its cash budget it spends on Programs relative to Overhead (Fundraising and Management & General Expenses)

Cost to Raise $100 :  $ 80

Calculated Total Contributions (rounded) :  $10,000,000 

Cost to Raise $100 signifies how many dollars a charity spends on Fundraising to raise each $100 of Contributions.

Government Funding

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For the reporting year rated by CharityWatch, this charity received cash grants/contributions from government sources within a range of:

0% to 24%

Financial Documents

Cancer Fund of America (DISSOLVED)'s rating is based on CharityWatch's in-depth analysis of the following documents for the fiscal year represented:

Entity Document Type Tax Id #
Cancer Fund of America IRS Form 990 58-1766061
Cancer Fund of America & Affiliate Audited Consolidated Financial Statements Multiple
Cancer Support Services IRS Form 990 42-1568866
Cancer Support Services Audited Financial Statements 42-1568866

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