Toronto, ON M3C 3R6
President & CEO: Dr. Famida Jiwa
Board Chair: Emily Bartens
Charitable Reg. #: 89551 0931 RR0001
Grade: B-The grade is based on the charity's public reporting of the work it does and the results it achieves.
Need for Funding
Cents to The Cause
Full-time staff #49
Avg. Compensation $78,225
Top 10 Staff Salary Range
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About Osteoporosis Canada:
Founded in 1982, Osteoporosis Canada (OC) is the only national organization serving people who have, or are at risk for, Osteoporosis. Its ultimate vision is a Canada free of osteoporotic fractures. Working through 21 chapters in 10 provinces, OC educates, empowers and supports individuals and communities in the risk-reduction and treatment of osteoporosis.
Services include free publications, a bilingual toll-free information line, educational programs and referrals to self-help groups and community resources, as well as OC’s website. OC also works with healthcare professionals to develop practice guidelines and standards for physicians to use in their clinical practice. In F2014, OC allocated 21% of its program expenses to education and program development, 19% to administration and fundraising and 60% to Ontario Strategy, a comprehensive strategy funded by the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, to prevent and manage osteoporosis within Ontario.
In F2014, fundraising costs were 32% of donations and administrative costs were 20% of revenues. OC has $3.3m in funding reserves, which cover 66% of annual program costs.
Financial RatiosFiscal year ending March
|Administrative costs as % of revenues||20.1%||20.4%||24.6%|
|Fundraising costs as % of donations||31.7%||29.1%||26.1%|
|Program cost coverage (%)||66.2%||68.0%||65.7%|
Summary Financial StatementsAll figures in $000s
|Business activities (net)||6||3||11|
|Cash flow from operations||(217)||162||254|