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Outdoors for All Foundation

Enriching the quality of life for children and adults with disability through outdoor recreation.

three stars

88.20

6344 NE 74th Street Suite 102
Seattle, WA 98115
tel: (206) 838-6030   Web Site
EIN: 91-1085999

Board Leadership
Erik Swenson
President

CEO
Ed Bronsdon
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.20 three stars
  Financial 85.37 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Outdoors for All Foundation works to enrich the quality of life for children and adults with disability through outdoor recreation. Founded in 1979 in the Pacific Northwest, Outdoors for All is a national leader in delivering adaptive and therapeutic recreation for children and adults with disabilities. Each year more than 2,400 individuals exercise their abilities thanks to the training and support of more than 700 volunteers. Outdoors for All enriches the lives of individuals with disabilities and families and helps them to get out and enjoy the great outdoors. Outdoors for All's programs includes snowboarding, snowshoeing, cross country and downhill skiing, cycling, hiking, yoga, kayaking, day camps, rock-climbing, camping and custom events.

Outdoors for All Foundation works to enrich the quality of life for children and adults with disability through outdoor recreation. Founded in 1979 in the Pacific Northwest, Outdoors for All is a national leader in delivering adaptive and therapeutic recreation for children and adults with disabilities. Each year more than 2,400 individuals exercise their abilities thanks to the training and support of more than 700 volunteers. Outdoors for All enriches the lives of individuals with disabilities and families and helps them to get out and enjoy the great outdoors. Outdoors for All's programs includes snowboarding, snowshoeing, cross country and downhill skiing, cycling, hiking, yoga, kayaking, day camps, rock-climbing, camping and custom events.

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Financial

three stars

85.37

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 10/01/2019 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)
68.8%
  Administrative Expenses 13.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 17.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.19
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.96
  Program Expenses Growth 9.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Outdoors for All Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Outdoors for All Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Outdoors for All Foundation (WA) 88.20 three stars
Achilles International (NY) 89.02 three stars
Nantucket Community Sailing (MA) 92.12 four stars
US Bobsled and Skeleton Federation (NY) 94.02 four stars
Israel Tennis & Education Centers Foundation (NY) 87.01 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,561,555
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $345,085
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $18,000
Total Contributions $2,924,640
   Program Service Revenue $671,937
Total Primary Revenue $3,596,577
   Other Revenue $63,005
TOTAL REVENUE $3,659,582
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,518,875
   Administrative Expenses $356,763
   Fundraising Expenses $469,041
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,344,679
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,314,903
   
Net Assets $2,841,355

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
Day Camps $1,324,815 87.2%
Injured Veterans and Wounded Warriors $92,965 6.1%
Events $101,095 6.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-09 10/01/2019 88.20 three stars
2017-09 12/21/2018 85.25 three stars
2016-09 03/01/2018 84.23 three stars
2015-09 08/01/2017 83.76 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 91-1085999
Name in IRS Master File OUTDOORS FOR ALL FOUNDATION
NTEE Code N20
NTEE Classification Recreational and Sporting Camps
NTEE Type Recreation, Sports, Leisure, Athletics
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (30) School, college, trade school, etc.
(31) Special school for the blind, handicapped, etc
Foundation Status School 170(b)(1)(A)(ii)
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 November, 1979
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2018
  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$126,832 5.40% Ed Bronsdon Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Outdoors for All Foundation (WA) 88.20 three stars
United States Soccer Foundation (DC) 91.06 four stars
Maccabi USA/Sports for Israel (PA) 87.01 three stars
Higher Ground (ID) 96.46 four stars
The Armory Foundation (NY) 93.89 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Outdoors for All Foundation
6344 NE 74th Street
Suite 102
Seattle, WA 98115
tel: (206) 838-6030
fax: (206) 838-6035
EIN: 91-1085999

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Board Leadership

Erik Swenson
President

CEO

Ed Bronsdon
Executive Director

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