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US Bobsled and Skeleton Federation

Achieving sustained competitive excellence

four stars

92.99

1631 Mesa Avenue Copper Building, Suite A
Colorado Springs, CO 80906
tel: (719) 636-1513   Web Site
EIN: 16-1172380

Board Leadership
Bob Bergbauer
Chair

CEO
Aron McGuire
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.99 four stars
  Financial 90.93 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of the US Bobsled and Skeleton Federation is to enable United States athletes to achieve sustained competitive excellence in Olympic competition and to promote and grow the sports of bobsled and skeleton in the United States.

The mission of the US Bobsled and Skeleton Federation is to enable United States athletes to achieve sustained competitive excellence in Olympic competition and to promote and grow the sports of bobsled and skeleton in the United States.

Financial

four stars

90.93

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 11/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
79.7%
  Administrative Expenses 18.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.66
  Program Expenses Growth 5.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by US Bobsled and Skeleton Federation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by US Bobsled and Skeleton Federation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,816,025
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $66,915
   Government Grants $41,738
Total Contributions $2,924,678
   Program Service Revenue $158,692
Total Primary Revenue $3,083,370
   Other Revenue $1,806
TOTAL REVENUE $3,085,176
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,707,837
   Administrative Expenses $621,212
   Fundraising Expenses $124,990
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,454,039
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-368,863
   
Net Assets $3,739,553

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
Men's Bobsled $684,977 25.3%
Athlete Expense $639,973 23.6%
Women's Bobsled $483,003 17.8%

Ratings History
US Bobsled and Skeleton Federation has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 11/01/2020 92.99 four stars
2018-06 07/01/2019 94.02 four stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 91.54 four stars
2016-06 07/01/2017 87.07 three stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 94.04 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-06 03/01/2016 91.96 four stars
2014-06 08/01/2015 92.81 four stars
2013-06 05/01/2014 83.10 three stars
2012-06 05/01/2013 84.01 three stars
2011-06 12/01/2012 79.97 two 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 16-1172380
Name in IRS Master File USA BOBSLED SKELETON INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (300) Amateur athletic association
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 May, 1982
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$180,133 5.21% Darrin Steele CEO

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Charity Contact Info

US Bobsled and Skeleton Federation
1631 Mesa Avenue
Copper Building, Suite A
Colorado Springs, CO 80906
tel: (719) 636-1513
fax: (518) 523-9491
EIN: 16-1172380

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Board Leadership

Bob Bergbauer
Chair

CEO

Aron McGuire
Chief Executive Officer

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