Human Services : Social Services

National Council on Aging

Improving the lives of older Americans

three stars

88.48

251 Eighteenth Street, S. Suite 500
Arlington, VA 22202
tel: (571) 527-3900   Web Site
EIN: 13-1932384

Board Leadership
James Knickman
Chair

CEO
James P. Firman
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.48 three stars
  Financial 83.72 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The National Council on Aging (NCOA) is a service and advocacy organization headquartered in Washington, DC. That works to improve the lives of older Americans. NCOA is a national voice for older adults - especially those who are vulnerable and disadvantaged -- and the community organizations that serve them. NCOA brings together non-profit organizations, businesses and government to develop creative solutions that improve the lives of all older adults. NCOA works with thousands of organizations across the country to help seniors live independently, find jobs and benefits, improve their health, live independently and remain active in their communities.

The National Council on Aging (NCOA) is a service and advocacy organization headquartered in Washington, DC. That works to improve the lives of older Americans. NCOA is a national voice for older adults - especially those who are vulnerable and disadvantaged -- and the community organizations that serve them. NCOA brings together non-profit organizations, businesses and government to develop creative solutions that improve the lives of all older adults. NCOA works with thousands of organizations across the country to help seniors live independently, find jobs and benefits, improve their health, live independently and remain active in their communities.

Financial

three stars

83.72

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 09/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
94.6%
  Administrative Expenses 4.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 0.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.08
  Program Expenses Growth 8.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 66.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Council on Aging on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Council on Aging on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,992,490
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $170,025
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $40,855,858
Total Contributions $44,018,373
   Program Service Revenue $5,282,547
Total Primary Revenue $49,300,920
   Other Revenue $62,276
TOTAL REVENUE $49,363,196
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $49,313,549
   Administrative Expenses $2,354,870
   Fundraising Expenses $385,317
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $52,053,736
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-2,690,540
   
Net Assets $4,027,257

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$293,838 0.56% James P. Firman President, CEO

Mission

The National Council on Aging (NCOA) is a service and advocacy organization headquartered in Washington, DC. That works to improve the lives of older Americans. NCOA is a national voice for older adults - especially those who are vulnerable and disadvantaged -- and the community organizations that serve them. NCOA brings together non-profit organizations, businesses and government to develop creative solutions that improve the lives of all older adults. NCOA works with thousands of organizations across the country to help seniors live independently, find jobs and benefits, improve their health, live independently and remain active in their communities.

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Charity Contact Info

National Council on Aging
251 Eighteenth Street, S.
Suite 500
Arlington, VA 22202
tel: (571) 527-3900
fax: (571) 527-3901
EIN: 13-1932384

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Board Leadership

James Knickman
Chair

CEO

James P. Firman
President, CEO