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Special Olympics Arizona

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four stars

90.73

2100 South 75th Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85043
tel: (800) 289-4946   Web Site
EIN: 86-0307564

Board Leadership
Douglas Steele
Board Chair

CEO
Jamie Hackerman
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.73 four stars
  Financial 91.53 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 90.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of the Special Olympics Arizona is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for all children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community. The first Special Olympics Arizona competition in 1975 consisted of a one-day track and field event with 100 athletes and 20 volunteers. Today, Special Olympics Arizona offers 22 sports, 170 programs in 15 regional areas, and five statewide competitions for 9,100 athletes and, 1,300 Class A volunteers and 5,000 day-of-event volunteers on an annual basis.

The mission of the Special Olympics Arizona is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for all children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community. The first Special Olympics Arizona competition in 1975 consisted of a one-day track and field event with 100 athletes and 20 volunteers. Today, Special Olympics Arizona offers 22 sports, 170 programs in 15 regional areas, and five statewide competitions for 9,100 athletes and, 1,300 Class A volunteers and 5,000 day-of-event volunteers on an annual basis.

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Financial

four stars

91.53

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

90.00

This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
91.3%
  Administrative Expenses 3.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.04
  Program Expenses Growth 0.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Special Olympics Arizona on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
Joint Cost Allocation Adjustment applied. Learn more.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Special Olympics Arizona on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,107,911
   Federated Campaigns $61,996
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $347,375
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $561,232
Total Contributions $5,078,514
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $5,078,514
   Other Revenue $73,707
TOTAL REVENUE $5,152,221
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $4,009,829
   Administrative Expenses $216,905
   Fundraising Expenses $233,405
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,460,139
   
Payments to Affiliates $83,324
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $692,082
   
Net Assets $4,876,010

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$207,587 4.65% Tim Martin President, CEO

Mission

The mission of the Special Olympics Arizona is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for all children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community. The first Special Olympics Arizona competition in 1975 consisted of a one-day track and field event with 100 athletes and 20 volunteers. Today, Special Olympics Arizona offers 22 sports, 170 programs in 15 regional areas, and five statewide competitions for 9,100 athletes and, 1,300 Class A volunteers and 5,000 day-of-event volunteers on an annual basis.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Special Olympics Arizona (AZ) 90.73 four stars
Special Olympics Montana (MT) 96.16 four stars
Special Olympics Illinois (IL) 93.81 four stars
Special Olympics Delaware (DE) 88.10 three stars
Special Olympics Hawaii (HI) 92.65 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Special Olympics Arizona
2100 South 75th Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85043
tel: (800) 289-4946
fax: (602) 230-1110
EIN: 86-0307564

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Board Leadership

Douglas Steele
Board Chair

CEO

Jamie Hackerman
Chief Executive Officer