Health : Diseases, Disorders, and Disciplines

United Ability

Achievement in ability. United in purpose.

four stars

95.72

100 Oslo Circle Birmingham, AL 35211
tel: (205) 944-3900   Web Site
EIN: 63-0307960

Board Leadership
Allen Bolton
Chair

CEO
Gary Edwards
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.72 four stars
  Financial 95.47 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Ability provides innovative services connecting people with disabilities to their communities and empowering individuals to live full and meaningful lives. Founded in 1948 by individuals who cared about the quality of life for people with cerebral palsy, United Ability provides services and programs for infants, children and adults with disabilities and their families. We address physical and health needs, encourage their educational development and offer opportunities for true integration into the community.

United Ability provides innovative services connecting people with disabilities to their communities and empowering individuals to live full and meaningful lives. Founded in 1948 by individuals who cared about the quality of life for people with cerebral palsy, United Ability provides services and programs for infants, children and adults with disabilities and their families. We address physical and health needs, encourage their educational development and offer opportunities for true integration into the community.

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Financial

four stars

95.47

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 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)
94.5%
  Administrative Expenses 1.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.31
  Program Expenses Growth 4.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Ability on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Ability on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $570,582
   Federated Campaigns $756,574
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $337,536
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $6,094,107
Total Contributions $7,758,799
   Program Service Revenue $3,431,972
Total Primary Revenue $11,190,771
   Other Revenue $129,803
TOTAL REVENUE $11,320,574
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $11,550,578
   Administrative Expenses $140,634
   Fundraising Expenses $472,071
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $12,163,283
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-842,709
   
Net Assets $40,506,667

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$114,115 0.93% Gary Edwards Executive Director/CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$243,954 2.00% Charles Law Medical Director
$159,028 1.30% Tina Shaddix COO
$133,925 1.10% Amanda Warren CFO

Mission

United Ability provides innovative services connecting people with disabilities to their communities and empowering individuals to live full and meaningful lives. Founded in 1948 by individuals who cared about the quality of life for people with cerebral palsy, United Ability provides services and programs for infants, children and adults with disabilities and their families. We address physical and health needs, encourage their educational development and offer opportunities for true integration into the community.

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Charity Contact Info

United Ability
100 Oslo Circle
Birmingham, AL 35211
tel: (205) 944-3900
fax: (205) 944-3916
EIN: 63-0307960

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Board Leadership

Allen Bolton
Chair

CEO

Gary Edwards
Chief Executive Officer