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United States Rowing Association

To support and promote the sport of rowing.

three stars

89.02

2 Wall Street Princeton, NJ 08540
tel: (800) 314-4769   Web Site
EIN: 23-6275472

Board Leadership
Marcia Hooper
Board Chair

CEO
Glenn Merry
Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.02 three stars
  Financial 85.00 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The United States Rowing Association (USRowing) provides ongoing opportunities to achieve excellence in rowing in the United States. USRowing works to steadily increase awareness of rowing; consistently grow lifetime participation in rowing; provide education on rowing safety, healthy training methods, and effective rowing technique; provide standards for all rowers of safe, fair racing; and continually improve performance at the Olympic Games. USRowing selects, trains, and manages the teams that represent the U.S. in international competition including the world championships, Pan American Games and Olympics. More than 16,000 individuals and 1,100 organizations strong, USRowing serves and promotes the sport on all levels of competition.

The United States Rowing Association (USRowing) provides ongoing opportunities to achieve excellence in rowing in the United States. USRowing works to steadily increase awareness of rowing; consistently grow lifetime participation in rowing; provide education on rowing safety, healthy training methods, and effective rowing technique; provide standards for all rowers of safe, fair racing; and continually improve performance at the Olympic Games. USRowing selects, trains, and manages the teams that represent the U.S. in international competition including the world championships, Pan American Games and Olympics. More than 16,000 individuals and 1,100 organizations strong, USRowing serves and promotes the sport on all levels of competition.

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Financial

three stars

85.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 02/01/2018 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)
94.0%
  Administrative Expenses 1.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.01
  Program Expenses Growth 15.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 76.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United States Rowing Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United States Rowing Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United States Rowing Association (NJ) 89.02 three stars
Good Sports (MA) 96.55 four stars
United States Golf Association (NJ) 89.75 three stars
USTA Foundation (NY) 87.44 three stars
Little League Baseball (PA) 86.96 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,871,255
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $258,756
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $5,130,011
   Program Service Revenue $5,058,279
Total Primary Revenue $10,188,290
   Other Revenue $205,404
TOTAL REVENUE $10,393,694
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $9,803,561
   Administrative Expenses $145,926
   Fundraising Expenses $527,329
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $10,476,816
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-83,122
   
Net Assets $348,426

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
Financing, Equipment, and Resources for Rowing Team $4,960,201 50.6%
Regattas, Conference, and Other Promotional Events $4,408,421 45.0%
Support for Programmatic Activities $434,939 4.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 02/01/2018 89.02 three stars
2015-12 12/01/2016 89.02 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 89.02 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 92.52 four stars
2013-12 04/01/2015 89.61 three stars
2012-12 12/01/2013 93.95 four stars
2011-12 08/01/2013 93.24 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 23-6275472
Name in IRS Master File UNITED STATES ROWING ASSOCIATION
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
(298) Training in sports
(317) Other sports or athletic 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 September, 1974
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$176,476 1.68% Glenn Merry Chief Executive Officer
Other Salaries of Note
$216,734 2.06% Thomas Terhaar Coach

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United States Rowing Association (NJ) 89.02 three stars
Adaptive Sports Foundation (NY) 91.27 four stars
USTA Foundation (NY) 87.44 three stars
Good Sports (MA) 96.55 four stars
Challenged Athletes Foundation (CA) 87.60 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

United States Rowing Association
2 Wall Street
Princeton, NJ 08540
tel: (800) 314-4769
fax: (609) 924-1578
EIN: 23-6275472

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Board Leadership

Marcia Hooper
Board Chair

CEO

Glenn Merry
Chief Executive Officer

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