EIN 13-3039601

Alzheimer's Association

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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.
Related structure
Alzheimer's Association is a parent organization to a group of 47 other organizations.
Also known as...
Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders Association

Program areas at Alzheimer's Association

Concern and awareness - 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.
Field program support - approximately 262 offices across the u.s. are doing business as the Alzheimer's Association and various names as a collection of 75 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 40 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
2020-062021-04-05990View PDF
2019-062020-06-26990View PDF
2018-062019-03-15990View PDF
2017-062018-03-14990View PDF
2016-062017-04-19990View PDF
...and 6 more Form 990s

Who funds Alzheimer's Association

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
Fidelity Investments Charitable Gift FundFor Grant Recipient's Exempt Purposes$3,048,700
 Subscribe to viewGeneral Support$2,324,568
 Subscribe to viewHealth$2,172,047
...and 848 more grants received
Federal funding details
Federal agencyProgram nameAmount
Department of Health and Human ServicesALZHEIMER'S DISEASE PROGRAM INITIATIVE (ADPI)$1,233,571
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...and 93 more federal grants / contracts

Grants made by Alzheimer's Association

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Alzheimer's Impact MovementPublic Policy$6,024,958
Wake Forest University Health SciencesProgram Support$2,507,432
Research Foundation for the State University of New York (RFSUNY)Program Support$1,982,718
 Subscribe to viewProgram Support$1,860,539
 Subscribe to viewProgram Support$1,804,966
...and 67 more grants made

Financials for Alzheimer's Association

RevenuesFYE 06/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$381,002,937
Program services$7,070,398
Investment income and dividends$8,291,696
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$92,710
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$1,948,795
Net income from fundraising events$3,790,675
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$33,553
Miscellaneous revenues$856,242
Total revenues$403,087,006

Personnel at Alzheimer's Association

Harry JohnsPresident and Chief Executive Officer$1,296,398
Richard HovlandChief Operating Officer and Assistant Treasurer$582,435
Michelle HeltonChief Financial Officer$251,894
 Subscribe to viewChief Marketing Officer$245,433
 Subscribe to viewChief Public Policy Officer$499,053
...and 15 more key personnel

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General information
225 N Michigan Ave 17th Floor
Chicago, IL 60601
Metro area
Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI
Website URL
(800) 272-3900
Facebook page
Twitter profile
IRS details
Fiscal year end
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
G83: Alzheimers Disease
NAICS code, primary
813212: Health and Disease Research Fundraising Organizations
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Parent of group exemption
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