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World Sport Chicago

Dreams play here

zero star

52.89

307 North Michigan Avenue Suite 500
Chicago, IL 60601
tel: (312) 861-4850   Web Site
EIN: 20-8845277

Board Leadership
Patrick G. Ryan
Chairman

CEO
Kam Buckner
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 52.89 zero star
  Financial 47.50 zero star
  Accountability & Transparency 59.00 one star
This rating was published 07/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of World Sport Chicago is to support community leadership toward equitable access to play and sport in Chicago. World Sport Chicago accomplishes this through our core principles, which guide our work. Our organization strives to mobilize leaders from within the communities we serve, act on the long-view, creating long term, systemic change, create programs with child-like wonder, using any and every resource available, and serve with authenticity, developing real and vibrant connections with the communities of Chicago.

The mission of World Sport Chicago is to support community leadership toward equitable access to play and sport in Chicago. World Sport Chicago accomplishes this through our core principles, which guide our work. Our organization strives to mobilize leaders from within the communities we serve, act on the long-view, creating long term, systemic change, create programs with child-like wonder, using any and every resource available, and serve with authenticity, developing real and vibrant connections with the communities of Chicago.

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Financial

zero star

47.50

Accountability & Transparency

one star

59.00

This rating was published 07/01/2020 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)
37.6%
  Administrative Expenses 50.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.37
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.11
  Program Expenses Growth -5.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 33.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by World Sport Chicago on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by World Sport Chicago on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
World Sport Chicago (IL) 52.89 zero star
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kentuckiana (KY) 88.39 three stars
Rancho Cielo Youth Campus (CA) 88.14 three stars
Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Gaston (NC) 92.20 four stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Midlands (NE) 91.79 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $383,654
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $383,654
   Program Service Revenue $121,712
Total Primary Revenue $505,366
   Other Revenue $407,746
TOTAL REVENUE $913,112
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $757,995
   Administrative Expenses $1,033,352
   Fundraising Expenses $182,678
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,974,025
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,060,913
   
Net Assets $159,009

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
Up2Us Sports $500,000 66.0%
PlayStreets Chicago $160,971 21.2%
Community Outreach and Sports Programs $89,923 11.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 07/01/2020 52.89 zero star
2017-12 06/01/2019 60.71 one star
2016-12 06/01/2018 73.12 two stars
2015-12 07/01/2017 77.66 two stars
2014-12 12/21/2016 82.78 three 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 20-8845277
Name in IRS Master File WORLD SPORT CHICAGO
NTEE Code N70
NTEE Classification Amateur Sports Competitions
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 April, 2008
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$364,159 18.44% Kam Buckner Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
World Sport Chicago (IL) 52.89 zero star
Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Wyoming (WY) 86.34 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Alabama (AL) 100.00 four stars
Boys & Girls Club of Stamford (CT) 87.52 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of the Midlands (NE) 86.82 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

World Sport Chicago
307 North Michigan Avenue
Suite 500
Chicago, IL 60601
tel: (312) 861-4850
fax: (312) 861-4801
EIN: 20-8845277

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Board Leadership

Patrick G. Ryan
Chairman

CEO

Kam Buckner
Executive Director

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