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National Multiple Sclerosis Society

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

National Multiple Sclerosis Society is a nerve, muscle, or bone disease organization based in New York, NY that was founded in 1946. As of 2017 they had $181 million in revenue and $155 million in assets.

The National MS Society's mission is that people affected by MS can live their best lives as they stop MS in its tracks, restore what has been lost and end MS forever.

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Program areas at National Multiple Sclerosis Society

Client and community services - people affected by ms connect to each other and an extensive variety of programs, services and resources. Many programs facilitate education, recreation, physical and emotional wellness, and connection with others, online and in person. Other programs support independence, safety, health and quality of life. The ms navigator program provided more than 155,000 people information, emotional support, and connections to resources. In addition, more than 34,000 people attended group programs. Community programs - continued on sch o.

Public education - there are many ways the society educates the public about multiple sclerosis including the society's annual ms awareness campaign, public service announcements, newsletters, email, website, online community, social media and public relations activities across all media channels. Ms connection newsletters (local announcements and information on upcoming programs and services) and momentum (the society's magazine distributed to people with ms, health care providers, supporters of the society) reach 450,000 each quarter. Public education - continued on sch o.

Research - in 2017, the national multiple sclerosis society invested nearly $44 million to support more than 350 research projects around the world aimed at stopping ms in its tracks, restoring function, and ending the disease forever. The society stimulates studies worldwide, leverages opportunities, fosters collaboration, and shapes the research landscape to address the urgent needs of people with ms. research breakthroughs fuel the treatments and solutions people with ms need to overcome the challenges of ms today with confidence and hope for a world free of ms tomorrow.

Form 990s for National Multiple Sclerosis Society

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2017-09Oct 16, 2018990View PDF
2017-09Oct 3, 2018990View PDF
2016-09Sep 8, 2017990View PDF
2015-09Aug 1, 2016990View PDF
2014-09Jul 8, 2015990View PDF
...and 10 more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for National Multiple Sclerosis Society

Total grants, contributions, etc.$175,698,717
Program services$77,872
Investment income and dividends$1,402,900
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$784,040
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$868,802
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$2,415,540
Total revenues$181,247,871

Vendors for National Multiple Sclerosis Society

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
BlackbaudFundraising Software; CRM software; Marketing software$2,505,7362020-03-16
█████████ ████████Software2020-03-16
█████ ████████ ███Accounting (including auditing); Tax accounting; Audit accounting$12,3602018-09-20
███████ ████ ██████████Data Administration Support$1,119,0252017-09-01
█████ ███ ███Event Production$1,905,3112017-09-01
██████████ ██████████ ███████████Telemarket$164,8152017-09-01
██████ ███Donor Data; Direct Marketing$8,609,0312017-09-01
███ █████ █████ ███It Consulting$736,5542017-09-01
...and 11 more vendors

Personnel at National Multiple Sclerosis Society

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Cyndi ZagieboyloPresident and Chief Executive Officer-July 17, 2019
Tami CaesarChief Financial and Operations Officer$233,036July 17, 2019
███ ███████Chief Advocacy, Services, and Research Officer$320,656July 17, 2019
████ ██ █████Chief Development and Community Leadership Officer$315,806July 17, 2019
████ ████████Chief Human Resource and Volunteer Engagement Officer$231,301July 17, 2019
████ █████Chief Legal Officer$220,706July 17, 2019
███████ ██████Executive Vice President, Operations-July 17, 2019
████ ██████████Vice President, Finance Strategy-July 17, 2019
███████ ███████Executive Vice President, Community Leadership$238,273July 17, 2019
███ ██████Executive Vice President, Marketing and Communications-July 17, 2019
...and 19 more key personnel

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