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Adaptive Sports Foundation

A place where all abilities shine

three stars

88.70

100 Silverman Way Windham, NY 12496
tel: (518) 734-5070   Web Site
EIN: 14-1823155

Board Leadership
Vince Passione
Chair

CEO
Ray Curtis
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.70 three stars
  Financial 84.03 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Adaptive Sports Foundation's (ASF) mission is to empower lives through adaptive sports. ASF provides profound and life changing experiences for children and adults with physical and cognitive disabilities and chronic illnesses through outdoor physical activity, education, support and community. ASF students are five years of age and older and live with disabilities ranging from relatively mild learning disabilities to more severe disabilities such as paralysis, autism, amputation, cerebral palsy and traumatic brain injury. Founded in 1984, the Foundation's work promotes physical activity for children and adults with disabilities by offering winter programs, a summer program, and competition programs.

The Adaptive Sports Foundation's (ASF) mission is to empower lives through adaptive sports. ASF provides profound and life changing experiences for children and adults with physical and cognitive disabilities and chronic illnesses through outdoor physical activity, education, support and community. ASF students are five years of age and older and live with disabilities ranging from relatively mild learning disabilities to more severe disabilities such as paralysis, autism, amputation, cerebral palsy and traumatic brain injury. Founded in 1984, the Foundation's work promotes physical activity for children and adults with disabilities by offering winter programs, a summer program, and competition programs.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2019
Number of lessons taught
3,490
Number of new clients within the past 12 months
199
Number of volunteers
260
Number of participants attending course/session/workshop
2,036
This impact information is current as of August 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

three stars

84.03

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2020 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)
75.4%
  Administrative Expenses 13.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.96
  Program Expenses Growth -0.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 10.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Adaptive Sports Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Adaptive Sports Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Constituent Voice

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How is the organization collecting feedback?
SMS text surveys, Electronic surveys (by email, tablet, etc), Focus groups or interviews (by phone or in person), Community meetings or town halls, Constituent (client or resident, etc) advisory committees
How is the organization using feedback?
To identify and remedy poor client service experiences, To identify bright spots and enhance positive service experiences, To make fundamental changes to our programs and/or operations, To inform the development of new programs/projects, To strengthen relationships with the people we serve
With whom is the organization sharing feedback?
The people we serve, Our staff, Our board, Our funders, Our community partners
What challenges does the organization face when collecting feedback?
It is difficult to get the people we serve to respond to requests for feedback, We don't have the right technology to collect and aggregate feedback efficiently, Staff find it hard to prioritize feedback collection and review due to lack of time, It is difficult to identify actionable feedback
Describe a recent change in your organization that resulted from feedback.
Our volunteers asked for a more streamlined process for on boarding paperwork, lesson evaluation submission and more online training options We were able to more 90% of our paperwork for volunteers online, our lesson evaluations were moved from paper to an online form filled out via iPads made available to the volunteers at the end of lessons and more online and remote training options were made available Participants/Caregivers asked for more online options when making reservations which we were able to accommodate making the lesson reservation process more user friendly We used upgrades in technology to make the check in process easier as well as started a ambassador program to help new students and families navigate the lesson check in process easier
This Constituent Voice information is provided to us by Candid. At this time, Constituent Voice information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Adaptive Sports Foundation (NY) 88.70 three stars
United States Soccer Foundation (DC) 91.06 four stars
United States Equestrian Team Foundation (NJ) 90.80 four stars
United States Olympic Committee (CO) 92.04 four stars
Bike Works Seattle (WA) 94.40 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $992,199
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $142,500
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,134,699
   Program Service Revenue $197,665
Total Primary Revenue $1,332,364
   Other Revenue $575,493
TOTAL REVENUE $1,907,857
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,380,256
   Administrative Expenses $241,910
   Fundraising Expenses $187,054
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,809,220
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $98,637
   
Net Assets $6,804,904

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
Winter and Summer Recreational Programs $1,380,256 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 06/01/2020 88.70 three stars
2018-06 08/01/2019 88.84 three stars
2017-06 06/01/2018 91.27 four stars
2016-06 07/01/2017 88.13 three stars
2015-06 07/01/2016 92.82 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 92.44 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 08/01/2015 92.34 four stars
2013-06 05/01/2014 95.61 four stars
2012-06 04/01/2013 94.04 four 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 14-1823155
Name in IRS Master File ADAPTIVE SPORTS FOUNDATION INC
NTEE Code N20
NTEE Classification Recreational and Sporting Camps
NTEE Type Recreation, Sports, Leisure, Athletics
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
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 June, 2000
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
$104,797 5.79% Todd Munn Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Adaptive Sports Foundation (NY) 88.70 three stars
United States Equestrian Team Foundation (NJ) 90.80 four stars
Nantucket Community Sailing (MA) 92.37 four stars
National High School Rodeo Association (CO) 85.85 three stars
Outdoors for All Foundation (WA) 88.20 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Adaptive Sports Foundation
100 Silverman Way
Windham, NY 12496
tel: (518) 734-5070
fax: (518) 734-6740
EIN: 14-1823155

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 266
Windham, NY 12496

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Board Leadership

Vince Passione
Chair

CEO

Ray Curtis
Executive Director

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