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International : Development and Relief Services

UCP Wheels for Humanity

increasing access to mobility for those in need

four stars

90.91

12750 Raymer Street Unit 4
North Hollywood, CA 91605
tel: (818) 255-0100   Web Site
EIN: 95-4581144

Board Leadership
Matthew Johnson
Chairman

CEO
Ronald S. Cohen
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.91 four stars
  Financial 87.50 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

three stars

87.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 12/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
92.8%
  Administrative Expenses 3.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.13
  Program Expenses Growth -3.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 17.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by UCP Wheels for Humanity on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by UCP Wheels for Humanity on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
UCP Wheels for Humanity (CA) 90.91 four stars
International Orthodox Christian Charities (MD) 92.92 four stars
Happy Hearts Fund (NY) 87.49 three stars
Kiwanis Children's Fund (IN) 87.86 three stars
SIGN Fracture Care International (WA) 97.17 four stars

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According to the World Health Organization, there are at least 59 million people in the world who need a wheelchair but don't have one. Founded in 1996, UCP Wheels for Humanity (UCP Wheels) provides appropriately fitted wheelchairs and quality of life services to children and adults with physical disabilities in developing countries. The organization also serves as an advocate and capacity-building partner to local organizations, so we can build sustainable, community-based systems that create long-term change. Over the course of its 17-year history UCP Wheels has worked in over 70 countries and touched the lives of more than 313,300 people.

UCP Wheels also benefits from the efforts of more than 300 volunteers annually, and in addition to monetary contributions, gratefully accepts used wheelchairs and other mobility equipment.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,686,003
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $2,114,950
Total Contributions $3,800,953
   Program Service Revenue $333,251
Total Primary Revenue $4,134,204
   Other Revenue $194,770
TOTAL REVENUE $4,328,974
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,797,040
   Administrative Expenses $184,188
   Fundraising Expenses $180,607
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,161,835
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $167,139
   
Net Assets $4,941,371

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

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Ratings History
UCP Wheels for Humanity has received 6 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 12/01/2016 90.91 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 93.57 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 12/01/2015 95.08 four stars
2013-06 02/01/2015 92.58 four stars
2012-06 11/01/2013 95.03 four stars
2011-06 11/06/2012 92.21 four stars
2010-06 02/01/2012 92.20 four stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 83.68 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 03/01/2011 97.10 four stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 95-4581144
Name in IRS Master File WHEELS FOR HUMANITY
NTEE Code E50
NTEE Classification Rehabilitative Medical Services
NTEE Type Health - General and Rehabilitative
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(160) Aid to the handicapped (see also 031)
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date August, 1996
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$104,028 2.49% Michael Allen Executive Director

According to the World Health Organization, there are at least 59 million people in the world who need a wheelchair but don't have one. Founded in 1996, UCP Wheels for Humanity (UCP Wheels) provides appropriately fitted wheelchairs and quality of life services to children and adults with physical disabilities in developing countries. The organization also serves as an advocate and capacity-building partner to local organizations, so we can build sustainable, community-based systems that create long-term change. Over the course of its 17-year history UCP Wheels has worked in over 70 countries and touched the lives of more than 313,300 people.

UCP Wheels also benefits from the efforts of more than 300 volunteers annually, and in addition to monetary contributions, gratefully accepts used wheelchairs and other mobility equipment.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
UCP Wheels for Humanity (CA) 90.91 four stars
Bikes Not Bombs (MA) 89.86 three stars
Assist International (CA) 91.45 four stars
Partners In Health (MA) 95.40 four stars
Indian Muslim Relief and Charities (CA) 91.08 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

UCP Wheels for Humanity
12750 Raymer Street
Unit 4
North Hollywood, CA 91605
tel: (818) 255-0100
fax: (818) 255-0233
EIN: 95-4581144

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Board Leadership

Matthew Johnson
Chairman

CEO

Ronald S. Cohen
Chief Executive Officer

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