EIN 13-1933825

Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
22
Year formed
1947
Most recent tax filings
2020-06
Description
To accelerate breakthroughs, the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation provides today's best young scientists with funding to pursue innovative cancer research.
Also known as...
Cancer Research Fund of the Damon Runyon-Walter Winchell Foundation

Program areas at Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation

Fellowship awards: supports the training of the brightest postdoctoral scientists as they embark upon their Research careers. This funding enables them to be trained by established investigators in leading Research laboratories across the country, while independently conducting leading-edge science that will bring new understanding and cures for Cancer.
Rachleff innovation awards: supports the next generation of exceptionally creative thinkers with "high risk/high reward" ideas that have the potential to significantly impact our understanding of and/or approaches to the prevention, diagnosis or treatment of Cancer, but lack sufficient preliminary data to obtain traditional funding.
Clinical investigator awards: supports early career physician-scientists conducting patient-oriented Research. the goal of this program is to increase the number of physicians capable of moving seamlessly between the laboratory and the patient's bedside in search of breakthrough treatments.

Form 990s for Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-062021-01-21990View PDF
2018-062019-06-19990View PDF
2017-062018-06-14990View PDF
2016-062017-07-24990View PDF
2015-062016-04-06990View PDF
...and 5 more Form 990s

Who funds Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
The Mark Foundation for Cancer ResearchResearch$897,714
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...and 47 more grants received

Financials for Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation

RevenuesFYE 06/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$15,679,052
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$2,817,020
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$35,052,977
Net income from fundraising events$-66,677
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$766,228
Total revenues$54,248,600

Personnel at Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation

NameTitleCompensation
Yung S. Lie, PHDPresident and Chief Executive Officer$264,745
Kimberly KubertChief Financial Officer$140,822
Clare M. CahillChief Administrative Officer$188,521
 Subscribe to viewChief Philanthropy Officer$110,301
 Subscribe to viewDirector of Communications and Marketing
...and 15 more key personnel

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The Michael J. Fox Foundation for PARKINSON'S ResearchNew York, NY$161,693,487
Roswell Park Alliance FoundationBuffalo, NY$26,518,336
Children's Cancer Research FundMinneapolis, MN$17,023,303
Brain and Behavior Research FoundationNew York, NY$26,054,779
Lupus Research Alliance (ALR)New York, NY$21,058,692
The V FoundationCary, NC$19,512,235
Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF)Santa Monica, CA$41,990,875
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre FoundationCanada, $52,084,521
Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology FoundationChicago, IL$50,808,918
Seattle Children's FoundationSeattle, WA$159,932,225
Alexs Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF)Bala Cynwyd, PA$26,545,827
Foundation Fighting Blindness (FFB)Columbia, MD$35,372,887
Diabetes Research Institute Foundation (DRIF)Hollywood, FL$15,295,500
H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute FoundationTampa, FL$21,063,763
Melanoma Research Alliance (MRA)Washington, DC$22,512,773
St Baldrick's Foundation (SBF)Monrovia, CA$37,924,779
BrightFocus FoundationClarksburg, MD$37,396,826
W.W. Caruth Jr. FoundationDallas, TX$15,676,152
Cure Pancreatic Cancer Lustgarten FoundationWoodbury, NY$29,500,163
National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD)Quincy, MA$52,413,377
American Technion SocietyNew York, NY$102,061,646
Parker Institute for Cancer ImmunotherapySan Francisco, CA$162,648,564
American Committee for Shaare Zedek Medical Center in JerusalemNew York, NY$25,606,047
Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$54,248,600
2020
Yearly growth
158.3%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$23,330,168
2020
Yearly growth
-7.8%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$148,107,071
2020
Yearly growth
-1.6%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
22
2020
Yearly growth
-4.3%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
55 Broadway Ste 302
New York, NY 10006
Metro area
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA
Website URL
damonrunyon.org/ 
Phone
(877) 722-6237
Facebook page
damonrunyon 
Twitter profile
@damonrunyon 
IRS details
EIN
13-1933825
Fiscal year end
June
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
1947
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
H12: Medical Research Fund Raising and Fund Distribution
NAICS code, primary
813212: Health and Disease Research Fundraising Organizations
Parent/child status
Independent