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Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

Michigan Paralyzed Veterans of America

Making a difference

96.66

46701 Commerce Center Drive Plymouth, MI 48170
tel: (248) 476-9000   Web Site
EIN: 38-6120911

Board Leadership
Michael Harris
President

CEO
Jaclyn Kochis
Executive Director

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  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.66
  Financial 97.50
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00
This rating was published 07/01/2022 and includes data from FY2021, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of Michigan Paralyzed Veterans of America (MVPA) is to enhance the lives of veterans with spinal cord injury or disease as well as all citizens with disabilities, by advocating for civil rights, assuring quality health care, supporting continued research and education, and encouraging independence and healthy living through various health, sports and recreational programs. MPVA shall continue striving to remain at the forefront of both veterans' benefits services and disability rights, while working toward a better quality of life for all American citizens.

The mission of Michigan Paralyzed Veterans of America (MVPA) is to enhance the lives of veterans with spinal cord injury or disease as well as all citizens with disabilities, by advocating for civil rights, assuring quality health care, supporting continued research and education, and encouraging independence and healthy living through various health, sports and recreational programs. MPVA shall continue striving to remain at the forefront of both veterans' benefits services and disability rights, while working toward a better quality of life for all American citizens.

Financial

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

96.00

This rating was published 07/01/2022 and includes data from FY2021, 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)
86.9%
  Administrative Expenses 6.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.65
  Program Expenses Growth 13.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Michigan Paralyzed Veterans of America on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Michigan Paralyzed Veterans of America on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Michigan Paralyzed Veterans of America (MI) 96.66
Paralyzed Veterans of America New England Chapter (MA) 91.38
Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation (SC) 91.65
Pat Tillman Foundation (IL) 90.18
Paralyzed Veterans of America Wisconsin Chapter (WI) 92.84

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $50,504
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $149,386
   Government Grants $19,000
Total Contributions $218,890
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $218,890
   Other Revenue $235,326
TOTAL REVENUE $454,216
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $332,128
   Administrative Expenses $23,038
   Fundraising Expenses $23,439
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $378,605
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $75,611
   
Net Assets $1,668,178

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
Services to Members $226,531 68.2%
Advocacy Program $53,069 16.0%
Newsletter $52,528 15.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2021-09 07/01/2022 96.66
2020-09 12/01/2021 87.11
2019-09 12/01/2020 79.04
2018-09 09/03/2019 72.49
2017-09 08/01/2018 76.54
2016-09 11/01/2017 76.74
2014-09 06/01/2016 68.18
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 11/01/2015 63.25
2013-09 11/01/2014 64.41
2012-09 09/01/2013 67.92
2011-09 12/20/2012 66.70

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

EIN 38-6120911
Name in IRS Master File PARALYZED VETERANS OF AMERICA
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (907) Veterans activities
(161) Scientific research (diseases)
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 Subordinate - the organization is a subordinate in a group ruling.
Group Name PARALYZED VETERANS OF AMERICA
Ruling Date October, 1955
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • September, 2018
  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$80,000 21.13% Jaclyn Kochis Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Michigan Paralyzed Veterans of America (MI) 96.66
Paralyzed Veterans of America New England Chapter (MA) 91.38
Paralyzed Veterans of America Wisconsin Chapter (WI) 92.84
Pat Tillman Foundation (IL) 90.18
Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (NY) 86.76

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Charity Contact Info

Michigan Paralyzed Veterans of America
46701 Commerce Center Drive
Plymouth, MI 48170
tel: (248) 476-9000
fax: (248) 476-9545
EIN: 38-6120911

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Board Leadership

Michael Harris
President

CEO

Jaclyn Kochis
Executive Director

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