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Positive Coaching Alliance

Transforming youth sports so sports can transform youth

four stars

90.95

1001 North Rengstorff Avenue Suite 100
Mountain View, CA 94043
tel: (866) 725-0024   Web Site
EIN: 77-0485946

Board Leadership
Gary Petersmeyer
Board Chair

CEO
Jim Thompson
Founder and Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.95 four stars
  Financial 87.57 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Positive Coaching Alliance (PCA) is a national non-profit organization founded within Stanford University's Athletic Department in 1998 with the mission to transform the culture of youth sports so every youth athlete has a positive, character-building experience. During the last 12 years, PCA has impacted more than 4 million youth through partnerships with more than 1,700 youth sports organizations, leagues, schools and cities nationwide. PCA has presented over 9,000 workshops, training more than 430,000 coaches, parents, organization leaders and athletes. PCA's Double-Goal Coach® curriculum helps coaches adapt the model that the first goal is winning and the second, more important goal is teaching life lessons through sports. PCA material for Second-Goal Parents™ trains parents to focus on children's life lessons and not the scoreboard. PCA's Triple-Impact Competitor™ program develops youth who are committed to improving themselves, their teammates and their sport as a whole.

Positive Coaching Alliance (PCA) is a national non-profit organization founded within Stanford University's Athletic Department in 1998 with the mission to transform the culture of youth sports so every youth athlete has a positive, character-building experience. During the last 12 years, PCA has impacted more than 4 million youth through partnerships with more than 1,700 youth sports organizations, leagues, schools and cities nationwide. PCA has presented over 9,000 workshops, training more than 430,000 coaches, parents, organization leaders and athletes. PCA's Double-Goal Coach® curriculum helps coaches adapt the model that the first goal is winning and the second, more important goal is teaching life lessons through sports. PCA material for Second-Goal Parents™ trains parents to focus on children's life lessons and not the scoreboard. PCA's Triple-Impact Competitor™ program develops youth who are committed to improving themselves, their teammates and their sport as a whole.

Financial

three stars

87.57

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 03/01/2017 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)
76.5%
  Administrative Expenses 8.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 15.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.04
  Program Expenses Growth 27.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 19.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Positive Coaching Alliance on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Positive Coaching Alliance on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Positive Coaching Alliance (CA) 90.95 four stars
US Bobsled and Skeleton Federation (NY) 87.07 three stars
Challenged Athletes Foundation (CA) 90.31 four stars
Adaptive Sports Foundation (NY) 88.13 three stars
USTA Foundation (NY) 87.26 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $8,159,426
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $942,152
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $9,101,578
   Program Service Revenue $2,485,488
Total Primary Revenue $11,587,066
   Other Revenue $-228,752
TOTAL REVENUE $11,358,314
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,307,646
   Administrative Expenses $695,035
   Fundraising Expenses $1,029,187
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,031,868
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $3,326,446
   
Net Assets $7,009,551

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.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Program Delivery $2,084,720 33.1%
Partnership Sales $1,927,523 30.6%
Training Fulfillment $1,489,499 23.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-08 03/01/2017 90.95 four stars
2014-08 06/01/2016 85.82 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-08 11/01/2015 91.56 four stars
2013-08 04/01/2015 83.64 three stars
2012-08 12/20/2013 79.97 two stars
2011-08 12/01/2012 82.11 three stars
2010-08 09/20/2011 73.31 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-08 02/01/2011 81.90 three stars
2008-08 04/01/2010 70.00 two stars
2007-08 12/17/2008 90.54 four stars
2006-08 12/15/2007 92.74 four stars
2005-08 05/01/2007 87.04 three 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 77-0485946
Name in IRS Master File POSITIVE COACHING ALLIANCE
NTEE Code B99
NTEE Classification Education N.E.C.
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
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 July, 1999
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End August
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • August, 2015
  • August, 2014
  • August, 2013
  • August, 2012
  • August, 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
$171,830 2.13% James Thompson Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$174,449 2.17% David Shapiro Chief Revenue Officer

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Positive Coaching Alliance (CA) 90.95 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

Positive Coaching Alliance
1001 North Rengstorff Avenue
Suite 100
Mountain View, CA 94043
tel: (866) 725-0024
fax: (650) 969-1650
EIN: 77-0485946

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Board Leadership

Gary Petersmeyer
Board Chair

CEO

Jim Thompson
Founder and Chief Executive Officer

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