EIN 91-1893957

The Max Foundation

IRS 501(c) type
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The Max Foundation is a global health organization that believes that all people living with cancer have The right to access The best treatment and support.
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Program areas at The Max Foundation

A key focus of The organization is expanding humanitarian access to innovative treatments for cancer in low- and middle-income countries. The Foundation and its tax-exempt support organization, maxaid, receive donations of oncology products from drug manufacturers and channel them to individual patients via our network healthcare providers and cancer treatment centers. This access to medicines is enabled through our patient-centered treatment access model known as Max access solutions. Our primary client is a patient who is treated by one of our partner physicians, diagnosed with a specific cancer, and prescribed a medication for which The only available form of access is a humanitarian channel through Max access solutions. We use a sophisticated web-engine platform developed in-house to allow us to work in real time with healthcare providers and create individualized program life cycles to meet each patient's needs. We further act as healthcare navigators for these patients, helping them walk through The access program environment. In order to optimize treatment, within our capabilities we provide wraparound support that includes access to diagnostic testing, emotional and logistical support, information resources and education, as well as advocating on their behalf when needed. We also strengthen The communities around patients by supporting patient organizations and creating awareness initiatives in local and global communities.

Grants made by The Max Foundation

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Fred Hutch (FHCRC)Support for "spot On" Diagnostic Testing$10,000

Who funds The Max Foundation

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
Abbvie FoundationMatching Grants$2,190
Three Opinions FoundationCancer Treatments in Mozambique$180

Personnel at The Max Foundation

Pat Garcia-GonzalezChief Executive Officer
Patricia Garcia-GonzalezChief Executive Officer and Secretary of the Board$217,705
Patricia M. PearceChief Financial Officer and Vice President , Administration$174,781
Geoff CookVice President, Communications
Wilma ComenatVice President , Development
...and 20 more key personnel

Financials for The Max Foundation

RevenuesFYE 12/2019
Total grants, contributions, etc.$57,006,075
Program services$3,013,178
Investment income and dividends$15
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$10
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-38,010
Net income from fundraising events$-82,478
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$18,569
Total revenues$59,917,359

Form 990s for The Max Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-122021-02-22990View PDF
2018-122020-02-14990View PDF
2017-122018-12-22990View PDF
2016-122018-01-18990View PDF
2015-122017-04-10990View PDF
...and 5 more Form 990s
Data update history
October 12, 2022
Updated personnel
Identified 8 new personnel
May 26, 2022
Used new vendors
Identified 2 new vendors, including , and
September 21, 2021
Received grants
Identified 1 new grant, including a grant for $2,190 from Abbvie Foundation
August 23, 2021
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2019
May 2, 2021
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2018
Nonprofit Types
Grantmaking organizationsDisease research fundraisersDisease-focused nonprofitsHeadquarter / parent organizationsCharities
HealthDiseases and disordersCancer
Political advocacyConducts researchFundraising eventsOperates internationallyCommunity engagement / volunteeringGala fundraisersTax deductible donations
General information
1107 Ne 45th No 230
Seattle, WA 98105
Metro area
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
Website URL
(425) 778-8660
Facebook page
Twitter profile
IRS details
Fiscal year end
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Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
G30: Cancer
NAICS code, primary
813212: Health and Disease Research Fundraising Organizations
Parent/child status
Central organization
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