Human Services : Multipurpose Human Service Organizations

New York Road Runners

Giving all people everywhere a reason to run

four stars

91.16

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 91.16 four stars
  Financial 87.50 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of youth participants at sites
222,750
Number of sites participating in Rising New York Road Runners programs.
1,327
Number of Run for the Future Participants
98
This impact information is current as of September 2019, 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

87.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
85.8%
  Administrative Expenses 13.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 0.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.43
  Program Expenses Growth 8.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 55.8%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $41,216,107
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $2,129,025
   Fundraising Events $811,739
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $248,302
Total Contributions $44,405,173
   Program Service Revenue $46,523,414
Total Primary Revenue $90,928,587
   Other Revenue $7,646,797
TOTAL REVENUE $98,575,384
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $82,557,448
   Administrative Expenses $12,043,207
   Fundraising Expenses $889,282
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $95,489,937
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $3,085,447
   
Net Assets $37,742,982

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$479,195 0.50% Michael Capiraso President, CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$487,105 0.51% Peter Ciaccia President, Events & RD

Mission

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.

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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