EIN 46-5008779

The Sudc Foundation

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To eliminate The tragedy of sudden unexpected and unexplained death in childhood ("Sudc"). A centralized resource for Sudc, The Foundation is dedicated to supporting grieving families by developing support and advocacy programs specific to their needs.
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Program areas at The Sudc Foundation

In 2020, The Foundation served over 1,000 families, offering various support services including but not limited to: - expanding our virtual services to include online social hours, special online programming and an inaugural virtual retreat to help our community connect while maintaining their health and safety during a global pandemic.- personalized support by a social worker - unique online and targeted email support groups - peer support programs matching specially trained volunteer family members who are farther removed from their loss with newly bereaved family members.- resources to support The unique needs of grieving parents, siblings and grandparents. - monthly support group meetings online and in person. - memorial tribute pages for Sudc children
The Sudc Foundation funds research crucial to increasing The understanding of The characteristics, circumstances, medical histories and pathologies of children from ages 11 months through 18 years who have died suddenly and unexpectedly, and in some instances, without explanation.
In 2020, advocacy included, but was not limited to: - publishing a first-of-its kind book, unexplained pediatric deaths: investigation, certification and family needs, establishing The first-ever national consensus guidelines in The u.s. to fill crucial needs to determine why unexplained pediatric deaths happen and support families after The tragedy. - supporting The passage of scarlett's sunshine on sudden unexpected death act, federal legislation to strengthen existing efforts to understand suid and Sudc better, facilitate data collection and analysis, improve preventative efforts, and support children and families. Providing information and resources through our website and social media platforms - a monthly digital newsletter. - annual printed and mailed newsletter. - individualized case advocacy to assist families with navigating The death investigation process. - family advocate to assist families wishing to pursue banking of their child's dna. - event planning support for those wishing to raise awareness or raise funds for Sudc Foundation. - participation in conferences and leading presentations to educate professionals on Sudc and on The resources available from The Sudc Foundation.- conceived, established and spearhead yearly campaign to honor march as Sudc awareness month

Grants made by The Sudc Foundation

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
NYU Langone HealthFunding of Neuropathology Research and Sudc Registry and Research Collaborative$275,000

Who funds The Sudc Foundation

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
American Online Giving FoundationGeneral Support$14,862
PayPal Giving FundGeneral Support$8,161
Kaden's CauseResearch$8,000
...and 3 more grants received

Personnel at The Sudc Foundation

Tina Yun LeeExecutive Director
Elizabeth MillikenDirector of Development
Stephanie ZareckyPublic Relations Manager
Sarah MorrisonBusiness Office Manager
Laura CrandallOfficer$0
...and 2 more key personnel

Financials for The Sudc Foundation

RevenuesFYE 12/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$888,212
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$23,650
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$6,435
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$30,509
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$948,806

Form 990s for The Sudc Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2020-122021-09-14990View PDF
2019-122021-03-31990View PDF
2018-122019-10-25990View PDF
2017-122018-12-22990View PDF
2016-122018-03-14990View PDF
...and 2 more Form 990s
Data update history
August 2, 2022
Received grants
Identified 1 new grant, including a grant for $8,161 from PayPal Giving Fund
July 21, 2022
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2020
May 18, 2022
Updated personnel
Identified 2 new personnel
August 23, 2021
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2019
June 22, 2021
Received grants
Identified 2 new grant, including a grant for $14,862 from American Online Giving Foundation
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General information
12030 Sunrise Valley Dr No 450
Reston, VA 20191
Metro area
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
Website URL
(703) 437-9720
IRS details
Fiscal year end
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Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
H01: Medical Research Alliances and Advocacy
NAICS code, primary
813319: Social Advocacy Organizations
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