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Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

American Association of People with Disabilities

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

95.53

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 95.53
  Financial 94.44
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00
This rating was published 08/03/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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.

Financial

94.44

Accountability & Transparency

97.00

This rating was published 08/03/2021 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)
81.4%
  Administrative Expenses 11.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.03
  Program Expenses Growth 8.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 26.9%
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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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Association of People with Disabilities (DC) 95.53
Urban League of Greater Oklahoma City (OK) 86.31
Race Forward (NY) 89.11
FairVote (MD) 96.14
Centurion Ministries (NJ) 95.09

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,289,505
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $548,975
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,838,480
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,838,480
   Other Revenue $-35,281
TOTAL REVENUE $1,803,199
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,382,171
   Administrative Expenses $179,460
   Fundraising Expenses $118,850
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,680,481
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $122,718
   
Net Assets $1,603,884

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 $408,629 29.6%
Leadership Awards and Gala $229,022 16.6%
External Affairs $401,048 29.0%

Ratings History
American Association of People with Disabilities has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 08/03/2021 95.53
2018-12 10/01/2019 91.35
2017-12 02/01/2019 81.67
2016-12 07/01/2018 85.65
2016-12 06/01/2018 84.31
2016-12 12/01/2017 81.17
2015-12 12/01/2016 80.49
2014-12 06/01/2016 77.63
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 77.90
2013-12 07/01/2015 80.60
2012-12 06/01/2014 87.57
2011-12 04/01/2013 88.20
2010-12 11/06/2012 79.78

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)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$71,238 4.23% Maria Town President & CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$117,188 6.97% Helena Berger Former President & CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Association of People with Disabilities (DC) 95.53
Alliance Defending Freedom (AZ) 86.07
Highlander Research and Education Center (TN) 89.39
Urban League of Nebraska (NE) 88.90
Bend the Arc: A Jewish Partnership for Justice (NY) 87.22

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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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