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New York Road Runners

Giving all people everywhere a reason to run

three stars

87.89

156 West 56th Street 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10019
tel: (646) 758-9656   Web Site
EIN: 13-2949483

Board Leadership
George Hirsch
Chairman

CEO
Michael Capiraso
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.89 three stars
  Financial 86.89 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 11/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1958, NYRR has grown from a local running club to the world's premier community running organization, whose mission is to help and inspire people through running. NYRR's commitment to New York City's five boroughs features races, community events, youth initiatives, school programs, and training resources that provide hundreds of thousands of people each year, from children to seniors, with the motivation, know-how, and opportunity to run for life. We are committed to the runners of tomorrow, passionately providing youth programs that educate and motivate more than 200,000 kids in communities in New York City, across the United States, and around the world. NYRR's premier event, the TCS New York City Marathon, features 50,000 participants, from the world's elite athletes to a wide range of recreational and charity runners, and is part of the World Marathon Majors, an alliance of the world's six biggest marathons that determines each year's top male and top female marathoner.

Founded in 1958, NYRR has grown from a local running club to the world's premier community running organization, whose mission is to help and inspire people through running. NYRR's commitment to New York City's five boroughs features races, community events, youth initiatives, school programs, and training resources that provide hundreds of thousands of people each year, from children to seniors, with the motivation, know-how, and opportunity to run for life. We are committed to the runners of tomorrow, passionately providing youth programs that educate and motivate more than 200,000 kids in communities in New York City, across the United States, and around the world. NYRR's premier event, the TCS New York City Marathon, features 50,000 participants, from the world's elite athletes to a wide range of recreational and charity runners, and is part of the World Marathon Majors, an alliance of the world's six biggest marathons that determines each year's top male and top female marathoner.

Financial

three stars

86.89

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 11/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
87.6%
  Administrative Expenses 11.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.41
  Program Expenses Growth 8.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 55.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by New York Road Runners on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by New York Road Runners on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
New York Road Runners (NY) 87.89 three stars
Little League Baseball (PA) 89.37 three stars
Good Sports (MA) 90.39 four stars
USTA Foundation (NY) 87.26 three stars
United States Rowing Association (NJ) 89.02 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $29,579,622
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $126,725
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $312,432
Total Contributions $30,018,779
   Program Service Revenue $45,988,376
Total Primary Revenue $76,007,155
   Other Revenue $4,678,615
TOTAL REVENUE $80,685,770
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $65,529,324
   Administrative Expenses $9,341,157
   Fundraising Expenses $869,130
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $75,739,611
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $4,946,159
   
Net Assets $30,453,437

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
Marathon $36,724,460 56.0%
Other Races and Programs $20,402,157 31.1%
Youth Services $7,427,413 11.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-03 11/01/2017 87.89 three stars
2015-03 07/01/2016 88.05 three stars
2014-03 06/01/2016 88.22 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-03 10/01/2015 90.10 four stars
2013-03 11/01/2014 85.74 three stars
2012-03 09/01/2013 93.33 four stars
2011-03 11/06/2012 93.48 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 13-2949483
Name in IRS Master File NEW YORK ROAD RUNNERS INC
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 (300) Amateur athletic association
(288) Other sports club
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 March, 2008
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End March
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • March, 2015
  • March, 2014
  • March, 2013
  • March, 2012
  • March, 2011

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

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$405,837 0.53% Michael Capiraso President, CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$415,556 0.54% Peter Ciaccia President, Events and RD
$359,882 0.47% Mary Wittenberg Former President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
New York Road Runners (NY) 87.89 three stars
Positive Coaching Alliance (CA) 90.95 four stars
National Ability Center (UT) 94.81 four stars
National Sports Center for the Disabled (CO) 88.66 three stars
Tigers Unlimited Foundation (AL) 88.81 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

New York Road Runners
156 West 56th Street
3rd Floor
New York, NY 10019
tel: (646) 758-9656
EIN: 13-2949483

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Board Leadership

George Hirsch
Chairman

CEO

Michael Capiraso
President, CEO

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