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The Assistance Fund

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

The Assistance Fund is a organizations supporting multiple public safety organization based in Orlando, FL that was founded in 2009. As of 2019 they had $213 million in revenue and $176 million in assets.

The Assistance Fund provides financial Assistance to children and adults who are critically or chronically ill. The Assistance Fund offers various programs, including copay Assistance, health insurance premium Assistance, and financial Assistance to h...

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Program areas at The Assistance Fund

The Assistance Fund (TAF) is an independent charitable patient assistance foundation that helps patients and families facing high medical out-of-pocket costs by providing financial assistance for their copayments, coinsurance, deductibles, and other health-related expenses. TAF assisted 36,157 patients in 2018, up from 31,074 in 2017 while also increasing their number of disease funds from 40 in 2017 to 49 in 2018. TAF improved visibility, scalability, service and accuracy by reducing its reliance on third parties and established an internal IT team. TAF's in-house patient advocate team increased from 20 in 2017 to 26 in 2018; handling approximately 152,000 phone calls. TAF launched a quarterly patient newsletter and leveraged social media campaigns and its marketing site to increase patient education and communication.

Form 990s for The Assistance Fund

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Oct 28, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Dec 22, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Oct 27, 2017990View PDF
2016-06Sep 19, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Jan 18, 2017990View PDF
...and seven more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for The Assistance Fund

Total grants, contributions, etc.$212,089,976
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$1,630,211
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$252,856
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$5,408
Total revenues$213,978,451

Vendors for The Assistance Fund

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
WordPressContent management system software2020-06-15
█████████ ████████Software2019-08-29
███ ███ ███Tax accounting2019-08-16
██████ ██ ███It Consulting$4,565,7932018-12-01
███████ █████ ██████ ███Legal Services$746,3562018-12-01
███ █████ ███ ███████████Marketing$363,3892018-12-01
██████ ███████ ███ ███████It Services$500,7402018-12-01
...and one more vendors

Personnel at The Assistance Fund

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Steve AlseneChief Financial Officer-Oct. 28, 2019
Danielle VizcainoVice President, Operations$153,272Aug. 6, 2019
██████ ██████Vice President, Business Development and Advocacy$268,840Aug. 6, 2019
████ ████████Director of Business Intel$113,511Dec. 31, 2018
██████ █ ██████Past Chief Financial Officer$232,297Dec. 31, 2018
████ ██ ████████President$319,444Aug. 6, 2019
████ ████████ █████████ █████████Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer-Jan. 18, 2017
██████ ███████Board Secretary$0June 30, 2016
██████ ██████████Comptroller$64,692June 30, 2016
█████ ████Past Chief Executive Officer$65,156June 30, 2014
...and five more key personnel

Peer organizations supporting multiple public safety nonprofits

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25AmeriCares Foundation501(c)(3)$976 millionStamford, CT