Research To Prevent Blindness Endowment Fund Inc

Organization Overview

Research To Prevent Blindness Endowment Fund Inc is located in New York, NY. The organization was established in 1988. According to its NTEE Classification (H11) the organization is classified as: Single Organization Support, under the broad grouping of Medical Research and related organizations. This organization is an independent organization and not affiliated with a larger national or regional group of organizations.

For the year ending 12/2020, Research To Prevent Blindness Endowment Fund Inc generated $3.5m in total revenue. This represents a relatively dramatic decline in revenue. Over the past 6 years, the organization has seen revenues fall by an average of (18.2%) each year. All expenses for the organization totaled $9.4m during the year ending 12/2020. You can explore the organizations financials more deeply in the financial statements section below.

Since 2018, Research To Prevent Blindness Endowment Fund Inc has awarded 146 individual grants totaling $25,824,000. If you would like to learn more about the grant giving history of this organization, scroll down to the grant profile section of this page.

Mission & Program ActivityExcerpts From the 990 Filing

TAX YEAR

2020

Describe the Organization's Mission:

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PROVIDES THE ORGANIZATIONAL & FINANCIAL RESOURCES NECESSARY TO SUPPORT EYE RESEARCH

Describe the Organization's Program Activity:

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RESEARCH GRANTS AND SUPPORT: DURING 2020, RESEARCH TO PREVENT BLINDNESS ENDOWMENT FUND, INC. (RPBEF) MADE GRANTS TO UNIVERSITY MEDICAL SCHOOLS TO AID IN THE OPHTHALMOLOGICAL RESEARCH OF BLINDING EYE DISEASES.


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Board, Officers & Key Employees

Name (title)Compensation
John Tinker
Treasurer & Assistant Secre
$0
Diane S Swift
Chairman
$0
Brian F Hofland
President
$0
David Brenner
Vice President & Secretary
$0

Outside Vendors & Contractors

Vendor Name (Service)Compensation
Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo & Co Llc
Investment Management Services
$471,139
Wilshire Associates Incorporated
Investment Management Services
$428,561
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Financial Statements

Statement of Revenue
Federated campaigns$0
Membership dues$0
Fundraising events$0
Related organizations$0
Government grants $0
All other contributions, gifts, grants, and similar amounts not included above$0
Noncash contributions included in lines 1a–1f $0
Total Revenue from Contributions, Gifts, Grants & Similar$0
Total Program Service Revenue$0
Investment income $4,745,605
Tax Exempt Bond Proceeds $0
Royalties $0
Net Rental Income $0
Net Gain/Loss on Asset Sales $1,778,818
Net Income from Fundraising Events $0
Net Income from Gaming Activities $0
Net Income from Sales of Inventory $0
Miscellaneous Revenue$0
Total Revenue $3,476,808

Grants Awarded

Over the last fiscal year, Research To Prevent Blindness Endowment Fund Inc has awarded $8,574,000 in support to 46 organizations.

Grant RecipientAmount

THE REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN SCHOOL OF MEDICINE

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Ann Arbor, MI

PURPOSE: CAREER DEVELOPMENT RESEARCH GRANT: THOMAS WUBBEN, MD, PHD

$350,000

STATE UNIVERSITY OF NY UPSTATE MEDICAL UNIVERSITY

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Syracuse, NY

PURPOSE: CAREER DEVELOPMENT RESEARCH GRANT: PREETHI GANAPATHY, MD, PHD

$350,000

BAYLOR COLLEGE OF MEDICINE

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Houston, TX

PURPOSE: CAREER DEVELOPMENT RESEARCH GRANT: ELIZABETH ZUNIGA-SANCHEZ, PHD

$350,000

KECK SCHOOL OF MEDICINE OF THE UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA

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Los Angeles, CA

PURPOSE: CAREER DEVELOPMENT RESEARCH GRANT: AARON NAGIEL, MD, PHD

$350,000

STANFORD UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MEDICINE

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Redwood City, CA

PURPOSE: CAREER DEVELOPMENT RESEARCH GRANT: SOPHIA WANG, MD

$350,000

THE JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MEDICINE

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Baltimore, MD

PURPOSE: CAREER DEVELOPMENT RESEARCH GRANT: THOMAS JOHNSON, MD, PHD

$350,000
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Grants Recieved

Over the last fiscal year, we have identified 1 grants that Research To Prevent Blindness Endowment Fund Inc has recieved totaling $450,000.

Awarding OrganizationAmount
Lions Clubs International Ftdn

Oak Brook, IL

PURPOSE: Research to Prevent Blindness/LCIF Low Vision Award

$450,000
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Endowment Analysis

Beg. Balance$48,098,147
Earnings$109,036
Grants$1,085,000
Ending Balance$47,122,183

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