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American Association of People with Disabilities

Promoting equal opportunity, economic power, independent living and political participation

four stars

91.35

2013 H Street, NW 5th Floor
Washington, DC 20006
tel: (800) 840-8844   Web Site
EIN: 52-1930174

Board Leadership
Ted Kennedy, Jr.
Chair

CEO
Maria Town
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.35 four stars
  Financial 87.77 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD) is a convener, connector, and catalyst for change, increasing the political and economic power of people with disabilities. As a national cross-disability rights organization, AAPD advocates for full civil rights for the over 60 million Americans with disabilities by promoting equal opportunity, economic power, independent living, and political participation.

The American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD) is a convener, connector, and catalyst for change, increasing the political and economic power of people with disabilities. As a national cross-disability rights organization, AAPD advocates for full civil rights for the over 60 million Americans with disabilities by promoting equal opportunity, economic power, independent living, and political participation.

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Financial

three stars

87.77

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
77.5%
  Administrative Expenses 13.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.92
  Program Expenses Growth 4.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 20.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Association of People with Disabilities on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Association of People with Disabilities on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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American Association of People with Disabilities (DC) 91.35 four stars
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Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law (NY) 91.92 four stars
The Sikh Coalition (NY) 94.90 four stars
Mujeres Unidas Y Activas (CA) 89.38 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,261,792
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $541,117
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $23,750
Total Contributions $1,826,659
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,826,659
   Other Revenue $42,584
TOTAL REVENUE $1,869,243
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,277,055
   Administrative Expenses $200,372
   Fundraising Expenses $125,809
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,603,236
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $266,007
   
Net Assets $1,392,200

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
Summer Internship Program $437,582 34.3%
External Affairs $326,070 25.5%
Leadership Awards and Gala $216,755 17.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 10/01/2019 91.35 four stars
2017-12 02/01/2019 81.67 three stars
2016-12 07/01/2018 85.65 three stars
2016-12 06/01/2018 84.31 three stars
2016-12 12/01/2017 81.17 three stars
2015-12 12/01/2016 80.49 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 77.63 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 77.90 two stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 80.60 three stars
2012-12 06/01/2014 87.57 three stars
2011-12 04/01/2013 88.20 three stars
2010-12 11/06/2012 79.78 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 52-1930174
Name in IRS Master File AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES
NTEE Code A99
NTEE Classification Arts, Culture, and Humanities N.E.C.
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
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
(123) Discussion groups, forums, panels lectures, etc.
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 February, 1996
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$180,961 11.28% Helena Berger President & CEO

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Association of People with Disabilities (DC) 91.35 four stars
Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (PA) 95.90 four stars
American Civil Liberties Union of Montana Foundation (MT) 88.87 three stars
Urban League of Greater Madison (WI) 86.68 three stars
Young America's Foundation (VA) 90.51 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

American Association of People with Disabilities
2013 H Street, NW
5th Floor
Washington, DC 20006
tel: (800) 840-8844
TTY: (800) 840-8844
EIN: 52-1930174

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Board Leadership

Ted Kennedy, Jr.
Chair

CEO

Maria Town
President and CEO

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