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United States Soccer Foundation

Soccer for Social Change

four stars

95.59

1211 Connecticut Avenue, NW Suite 500
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 872-9277   Web Site
EIN: 36-3976313

Board Leadership
Charles D. Stimson
Chairman

CEO
Ed Foster-Simeon
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.59 four stars
  Financial 93.77 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

four stars

93.77

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2016 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)
80.7%
  Administrative Expenses 14.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 5.08
  Program Expenses Growth 16.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 10.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United States Soccer Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United States Soccer Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United States Soccer Foundation (DC) 95.59 four stars
Higher Ground Sun Valley (ID) 96.66 four stars
Challenged Athletes Foundation (CA) 90.31 four stars
Adaptive Sports Foundation (NY) 92.82 four stars
National Rowing Foundation (CT) 89.16 three stars

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The mission of the U.S. Soccer Foundation is to enhance, assist and grow the sport of soccer in the United States with a special emphasis on underserved communities. We view soccer as a powerful vehicle for social change. By supporting the development of places to play, places to grow and places to learn, our goal is to ensure that children in underserved communities have easy and affordable access to quality soccer programs that support their physical and personal development.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,455,773
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $2,387,054
Total Contributions $5,842,827
   Program Service Revenue $332,655
Total Primary Revenue $6,175,482
   Other Revenue $947,262
TOTAL REVENUE $7,122,744
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $8,309,695
   Administrative Expenses $1,433,692
   Fundraising Expenses $692,935
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $10,436,322
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-3,313,578
   
Net Assets $46,252,436

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
Grant Distribution $7,188,687 86.5%
Public Awareness $786,692 9.5%
Public Advocacy $334,316 4.0%

Ratings History
United States Soccer Foundation has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 11/01/2016 95.59 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 95.48 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 02/01/2016 88.06 three stars
2014-06 09/01/2015 87.07 three stars
2013-06 07/01/2014 96.83 four stars
2012-06 10/01/2013 90.56 four stars
2011-06 09/01/2012 86.45 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 36-3976313
Name in IRS Master File UNITED STATES SOCCER FEDERATION FOUNDATION INC
NTEE Code N70
NTEE Classification Amateur Sports Competitions
NTEE Type Recreation, Sports, Leisure, Athletics
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (995) Described in section 509(a)(2) of the Code
(288) Other sports club
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 January, 1995
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
$333,488 3.19% Edward Foster-Simeon President & CEO

The mission of the U.S. Soccer Foundation is to enhance, assist and grow the sport of soccer in the United States with a special emphasis on underserved communities. We view soccer as a powerful vehicle for social change. By supporting the development of places to play, places to grow and places to learn, our goal is to ensure that children in underserved communities have easy and affordable access to quality soccer programs that support their physical and personal development.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United States Soccer Foundation (DC) 95.59 four stars
United States Luge Association (NY) 85.42 three stars
United States Olympic Committee (CO) 85.20 three stars
National Sports Center for the Disabled (CO) 88.66 three stars
Good Sports (MA) 90.39 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United States Soccer Foundation
1211 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Suite 500
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 872-9277
fax: (202) 872-6655
EIN: 36-3976313

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Board Leadership

Charles D. Stimson
Chairman

CEO

Ed Foster-Simeon
President, CEO

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