THE PROGRAM TO END PARKINSONS

Address
8383 WILSHIRE BLVD STE 400
BEVERLY HILLS, CA 90211
Contact
Phone: +1 (310) 271-0300
Nonprofit
NTEE: G50 - Nerve, Muscle and Bone Diseases
EIN: 95-4558215

Primary exempt purpose

With more than a million diagnosed sufferers in the United States and untold more who haven't yet been diagnosed, Parkinson's is biggest "orphan" disease this country has ever seen. Alzheimer's - which claims two to three times as many victims - receives more than ten times the government funding as Parkinson's for research and considerably more than that from private sources. None of the various Parkinson's Foundations are dedicated exclusively to funding research into the cure, focusing more on a broader spectrum of worthwhile goals including managing patients with the disease and the therapies which can mitigate and grant symptomatic relief.Meanwhile, according to many experts in the field, Parkinson's is the neurological disease closest to being cured. Ground breaking research into transplanting tissue into the brain has reversed a basic tenet of medicine - held to be a truth until recently - that the brain cannot be repaired. The part of the brain which Parkinson's attacks, the su
 201420132010
Basic features of the organization
Subsection501(c)(3)
Organization typeCorporation
Metropolitan statistical area4472
Human resources, including compensation
Personnel
Alexander, Lester
TitleSecretary/ CFOSecretary/ CFO 
Name of key/compensated personLESTER ALEXANDERLESTER ALEXANDER 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrue 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 
Enright, Don
TitlePresidentPresident 
Name of key/compensated personDON ENRIGHTDON ENRIGHT 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrue 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 
Leiter, Howard
TitleDirectorDirector 
Name of key/compensated personHOWARD LEITERHOWARD LEITER 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrue 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 
Purpose: mission, activities & accomplishments
Primary exempt purposeWith more than a million diagnosed sufferers in the United States and untold more who haven't yet been diagnosed, Parkinson's is biggest "orphan" disease this country has ever seen. Alzheimer's - which claims two to three times as many victims - receives more than ten times the government funding as Parkinson's for research and considerably more than that from private sources. None of the various Parkinson's Foundations are dedicated exclusively to funding research into the cure, focusing more on a broader spectrum of worthwhile goals including managing patients with the disease and the therapies which can mitigate and grant symptomatic relief.Meanwhile, according to many experts in the field, Parkinson's is the neurological disease closest to being cured. Ground breaking research into transplanting tissue into the brain has reversed a basic tenet of medicine - held to be a truth until recently - that the brain cannot be repaired. The part of the brain which Parkinson's attacks, the suWith more than a million diagnosed sufferers in the United States and untold more who haven't yet been diagnosed, Parkinson's is biggest "orphan" disease this country has ever seen. Alzheimer's - which claims two to three times as many victims - receives more than ten times the government funding as Parkinson's for research and considerably more than that from private sources. None of the various Parkinson's Foundations are dedicated exclusively to funding research into the cure, focusing more on a broader spectrum of worthwhile goals including managing patients with the disease and the therapies which can mitigate and grant symptomatic relief.Meanwhile, according to many experts in the field, Parkinson's is the neurological disease closest to being cured. Ground breaking research into transplanting tissue into the brain has reversed a basic tenet of medicine - held to be a truth until recently - that the brain cannot be repaired. The part of the brain which Parkinson's attacks, the su 
Program expenses (total)$10.00$20.00 
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$134.00$34.00 
Program service revenue (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00
Revenue from contributions (total)$134.00$34.00$0.00
Gross receipts$134.00$34.00 
Other types of revenue
Net rental income$0.00 $0.00
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$11,211.00$11,077.00$11,062.00
Total assets, beginning of year$11,077.00$11,043.00 
Total liabilities$20.00$20.00$0.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$20.00  
Net assets$11,191.00$11,057.00 
Governance and accountability
Tax year start date2014-01-012013-01-01 
Tax year end date2014-12-312013-12-31 
Accounting methodAccrualAccrual 
Metadata about the filing
E-return type990EZ990EZ 
Date e-filing submitted2016-02-022014-12-04 
IRS schema version2014v5.02013v3.1 
Filing identifier201533149349201858201413149349200441 
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