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Sports World, Inc.

You're not born a WINNER, you're not born a LOSER, you're born a CHOOSER!

one star

65.53

1919 South Post Road Indianapolis, IN 46239
tel: (800) 832-6546   Web Site
EIN: 23-7073822

Board Leadership
Steve Miller
Chairman

CEO
Tim Kirchmer
Executive Vice President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 65.53 one star
  Financial 61.58 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 70.00 two stars
This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Sports World, Inc. sends former professional athletes to share personal life experiences with students, helping them to recognize the consequences of their choices while challenging them with the message of hope. For over 40 years, the Sports World program is proven to help students make positive choices and to get help for their problems. After each program, students are encouraged to seek help from school counselors and adults they trust for issues such as suicidal thoughts, drug and alcohol use, and abusive relationships. The Pro Speakers challenge students to set positive goals and take responsibility for their choices.

Sports World, Inc. sends former professional athletes to share personal life experiences with students, helping them to recognize the consequences of their choices while challenging them with the message of hope. For over 40 years, the Sports World program is proven to help students make positive choices and to get help for their problems. After each program, students are encouraged to seek help from school counselors and adults they trust for issues such as suicidal thoughts, drug and alcohol use, and abusive relationships. The Pro Speakers challenge students to set positive goals and take responsibility for their choices.

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Financial

one star

61.58

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

70.00

This rating was published 11/01/2019 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)
64.3%
  Administrative Expenses 28.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.01
  Program Expenses Growth -8.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 83.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Sports World, Inc. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Sports World, Inc. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,069,492
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,069,492
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,069,492
   Other Revenue $109
TOTAL REVENUE $1,069,601
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $585,351
   Administrative Expenses $566,205
   Fundraising Expenses $13,161
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,164,717
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-95,116
   
Net Assets $16,883

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO

Mission

Sports World, Inc. sends former professional athletes to share personal life experiences with students, helping them to recognize the consequences of their choices while challenging them with the message of hope. For over 40 years, the Sports World program is proven to help students make positive choices and to get help for their problems. After each program, students are encouraged to seek help from school counselors and adults they trust for issues such as suicidal thoughts, drug and alcohol use, and abusive relationships. The Pro Speakers challenge students to set positive goals and take responsibility for their choices.

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Charity Contact Info

Sports World, Inc.
1919 South Post Road
Indianapolis, IN 46239
tel: (800) 832-6546
fax: (317) 662-2001
EIN: 23-7073822

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Board Leadership

Steve Miller
Chairman

CEO

Tim Kirchmer
Executive Vice President