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Health : Diseases, Disorders, and Disciplines

Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

A Life Without Limits for Children with Hearing Loss

82.97

3417 Volta Place, NW Washington, DC 20007
tel: (202) 337-5220   Web Site
EIN: 53-0196644

Board Leadership
Catharine McNally
Chair

CEO
Emilio Alonso-Mendoza
Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 82.97
  Financial 76.97
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00
This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Working globally to ensure that people who are deaf and hard of hearing can hear and talk.

We want all families to be informed and supported, professionals to be appropriately qualified to teach and help children with hearing loss, public policy leaders to effectively address the needs of people with hearing loss, and communities to be empowered to help their neighbors with hearing loss succeed.

Working globally to ensure that people who are deaf and hard of hearing can hear and talk.

We want all families to be informed and supported, professionals to be appropriately qualified to teach and help children with hearing loss, public policy leaders to effectively address the needs of people with hearing loss, and communities to be empowered to help their neighbors with hearing loss succeed.

Financial

76.97

Accountability & Transparency

93.00

This rating was published 06/01/2021 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)
74.4%
  Administrative Expenses 10.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.20
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.73
  Program Expenses Growth -3.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 12.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (DC) 82.97
San Diego Center for the Blind (CA) 89.82
Prevent Blindness (IL) 89.68
Hearing Loss Association of America (MD) 94.15

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $877,599
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $39,820
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $6,450
Total Contributions $923,869
   Program Service Revenue $170,616
Total Primary Revenue $1,094,485
   Other Revenue $227,000
TOTAL REVENUE $1,321,485
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,424,721
   Administrative Expenses $468,918
   Fundraising Expenses $435,973
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,329,612
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-2,008,127
   
Net Assets $10,109,233

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
Communications and Publications $624,702 25.8%
Financial Aid $544,602 22.5%
Education & Training $500,836 20.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 06/01/2021 82.97
2018-12 03/01/2020 88.55
2017-12 03/01/2019 81.88
2016-12 05/01/2018 85.62
2015-12 06/01/2017 85.06
2014-12 06/01/2016 89.64
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 84.68
2013-12 07/01/2015 87.79
2012-12 02/01/2014 83.72
2011-12 07/01/2013 83.45

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 53-0196644
Name in IRS Master File ALEXANDER GRAHAM BELL ASSOCIATION FOR THE DEAF AND HARD OF HEARING
NTEE Code P03
NTEE Classification Professional Societies, Associations
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (59) Other school related activities
(160) Aid to the handicapped (see also 031)
(61) Library
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 October, 1951
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, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
$241,063 7.23% Emilio Alonso-Mendoza Chief Executive Officer $34,438

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (DC) 82.97
Hearing Loss Association of America (MD) 94.15
Prevent Blindness (IL) 89.68
San Diego Center for the Blind (CA) 89.82

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Charity Contact Info

Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
3417 Volta Place, NW
Washington, DC 20007
tel: (202) 337-5220
fax: (202) 337-8314
TTY: (202) 337-5221
EIN: 53-0196644

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Board Leadership

Catharine McNally
Chair

CEO

Emilio Alonso-Mendoza
Chief Executive Officer

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