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New York BBB Wise Giving Report for
Children's Cancer and Blood Foundation

A BBB Accredited charity


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Children's Cancer and Blood Foundation
333 East 38th Street
Suite 830
New York, NY 10016
Year, State Incorporated:
1952, New York
Stated Purpose:
" Supports the comprehensive clinical care of children living with cancers and blood disorders, fosters research to help understand the causes of childhood cancer and sponsors the fellowship training of pediatricians of the subspecialty of pediatric hematology and oncology. "

Evaluation Conclusions

Children's Cancer and Blood Foundation (CCBF) meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.


Children's Cancer and Blood Foundation (CCBF) helps to create an unsurpassed level of excellence in the treatment of rare childhood blood cancers and diseases. CCBF also provides financial support to the Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology at the New York-Presbyterian Hospital, as well as Weill Cornell Medical Center.


Chief Executive Officer:
Ms. Jennifer Zaleski, Executive Director
Chair of the Board:
Mr. Les Lieberman
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation:
Executive VP
Board Size:
Paid Staff Size:

*Compensation includes annual salary and, if applicable, benefit plans, expense accounts, and other allowances.

Fund Raising

Method(s) Used:

Direct mail appeals, invitations to fund raising events, grant proposals, internet
Fund raising costs were 9.1% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $1,372,639, are donations received as a result of fund raising activities.)

Tax Status

This organization is tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. It is eligible to receive contributions deductible as charitable donations for federal income tax purposes.


The following information is based on CCBF's Audited Financial Statements for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2011.

Source of Funds  

Special Events Revenue


Special Events Contributions


Special Events Contributions in-kind


Public Support Contributions


Interest and Dividends


Net Increase in Fair Market Values of Investments


Public Support Bequest


Public Support Contributions in-kind


Income from Shopping Center


Net Increase in Fair Market Values of Investments


Realized (loss) on Sale of Investments


Special Events Related Expense


Total Income


Program Expenses  

Program Services

Total Program Expenses:
Fund Raising Expenses
Administrative Expenses

Total expenses

Income in Excess of Expenses




Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses

Programs: 66%  Fund Raising: 10%  Administrative 24% 
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Beginning net assets $3,838,682
Ending net assets 3,881,560
Total liabilities 95,373

Total assets



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