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Alzheimer's Association

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Alzheimer's Association is a alzheimer's organization based in Chicago, IL that was founded in 1980. As of 2019 they had $389 million in revenue and $377 million in assets.

The Alzheimer's Association's mission is to eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Alzheimer's Disease And Related Disorders Association.

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Program areas at Alzheimer's Association

Public awareness and education - Alzheimer's is a progressive, degenerative and ultimately fatal Disease. Too few americans understand the current and future economic impact of alzheimer's. Already more than 5 million americans are living with Alzheimer's and as many as 15 million people are providing unpaid care and support. And this massive group is in need of information and resources. The Alzheimer's Association has invested in education campaigns and initiatives to increase knowledge about Alzheimer's Disease and awareness of the Alzheimer's Association communicating our role as leaders of the cause. Key messages include the importance of early detection, resources for people with Alzheimer's and their families, and the societal impact of the Disease. Millions of constituents participated in our programs in local communities and on-line.

Chapter services - approximately 290 offices across the u.s. are doing business as the Alzheimer's Association and various names as a collection of 77 chapters of the Association and are in communities nationwide providing services to families and professionals including: information and referral, support groups, care consultation, and education and safety services.

Research - the Alzheimer's Association is on the forefront of the Alzheimer's scientific field, globally connecting researchers in the quest to find methods of treatment, prevention and a cure. The Alzheimer's Association implements an aggressive global research and science program strategically designed to accelerate progress by fostering innovation, identifying and closing critical knowledge gaps, developing and disseminating tools, and nurturing scientific talent. The Alzheimer's Association has been a catalyst and convener for more than 30 years. Whether funding innovative grants to help further treatments and discovery, hosting the Alzheimer's Association international conference* (aaic*), the world's largest gathering of Alzheimer's researchers, or leading endeavors like the worldwide Alzheimer's Disease neuroimaging initiative (ww-adni) to accelerate advances in imaging, the Alzheimer's Association seeks to fund and advance best-in-class research and works with collaborators around the globe from all sectors to hasten this progress. * these are names that are trademarks to Alzheimer's Association.

Form 990s for Alzheimer's Association

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-06Jun 26, 2020990View PDF
2018-06Mar 15, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Mar 14, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Apr 19, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Feb 24, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Alzheimer's Association

Total grants, contributions, etc.$365,557,820
Program services$9,518,813
Investment income and dividends$8,199,516
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$38,303
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$1,991,985
Net income from fundraising events$3,707,993
Net income from gaming activities$3,975
Net income from sales of inventory$176,679
Miscellaneous revenues$470,794
Total revenues$389,665,878

Vendors for Alzheimer's Association

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Grant Thornton LLPTax accounting; Audit accounting2020-06-26
█████████Fundraising software; CRM software; Marketing software2020-06-16
███ █ ██████████Content management system software2020-06-16
██████████Fundraising software2020-06-16
█████████ ███CRM Database$2,673,1372019-06-01
████████ █████ ███ ███████ ███Mail$1,330,3752019-06-01
██████████ ███████████Technology Equipment$2,472,8182019-06-01
...and 11 more vendors

Personnel at Alzheimer's Association

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Harry JohnsPresident and Chief Executive Officer$856,846April 26, 2020
Richard HovlandChief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer$516,475April 26, 2020
████████ ██████Chief Financial Officer-April 26, 2020
███████ ██████Chief Marketing Officer$245,433April 26, 2020
██████ ████Chief Public Policy Officer$412,896April 26, 2020
█████ ██████████Chief Development Officer$368,439April 26, 2020
██████ ████Chief Strategy Officer / Chief Program Officer-April 26, 2020
█████ ████████Chief Science Officer$420,614April 26, 2020
████ ████████Vice President , Information Technology-Feb. 2, 2018
████ █████████Vice President , Human Resources-Feb. 2, 2018
...and nine more key personnel

Peer alzheimer's disease organizations

1The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society501(c)(3)$438 millionRye Brook, NY
2Muscular Dystrophy Association501(c)(3)$110 millionChicago, IL
3National Multiple Sclerosis Society501(c)(3)$181 millionNew York, NY
4Cystic Fibrosis Foundation501(c)(3)$275 millionBethesda, MD
5American Lung Association501(c)(3)$107 millionChicago, IL
6Salk Institute for Biological Studies501(c)(3)$142 millionLa Jolla, CA
7Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute501(c)(3)$125 millionLa Jolla, CA
8New York Genome Center (NYGC)501(c)(3)$128 millionNew York, NY
9Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF)501(c)(3)$230 millionNew York, NY
10University Enterprises Incorporated501(c)(3)$97 millionSacramento, CA
11The University of Tennessee Foundation501(c)(3)$161 millionKnoxville, TN
12The California Institute for Biomedical Research (Calibr)501(c)(3)$98 millionLa Jolla, CA
13Joslin Diabetes Center501(c)(3)$98 millionBoston, MA
14Research Foundation for Mental Hygiene (RFMH)501(c)(3)$187 millionMenands, NY
15Oregon State University Foundation501(c)(3)$139 millionCorvallis, OR
16Purdue Research Foundation (PRF)501(c)(3)$195 millionWest Lafayette, IN
17Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory501(c)(3)$212 millionCold Spring Harbor, NY
18Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation (MTF)501(c)(3)$431 millionEdison, NJ
19Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy501(c)(3)$113 millionSan Francisco, CA
20Weizmann Institute of Science501(c)(3)$613 millionIsrael,
21Public Health Institute501(c)(3)$112 millionOakland, CA
22Henry M Jackson Foundation For The Advancement of Military Medicine501(c)(3)$510 millionBethesda, MD
23Jackson Laboratory501(c)(3)$375 millionBar Harbor, ME
24Beckman Research Institute of the City of Hope (BRI)501(c)(3)$585 millionDuarte, CA
25American Cancer Society (ACS)501(c)(3)$769 millionAtlanta, GA