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Randall's Island Park Alliance

Realizing Randall's Island's unique potential

92.12

24 West 61st Street 4th Floor
New York, NY 10023
tel: (212) 830-7722   Web Site
EIN: 13-3787630

Board Leadership
Jerome L. Goldman & Nancy F. Neff
Co-Chairs

CEO
Aimee Boden
President & Park Administrator

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.12
  Financial 89.28
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

89.28

Accountability & Transparency

97.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
82.5%
  Administrative Expenses 9.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.17
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.80
  Program Expenses Growth 11.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 10.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Randall's Island Park Alliance on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Randall's Island Park Alliance on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Randall's Island Park Alliance (NY) 92.12
Friends of the High Line (NY) 90.37
Central Park Conservancy (NY) 95.53
Madison Square Park Conservancy (NY) 91.21
San Francisco Parks Alliance (CA) 95.45

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Randall's Island Park Alliance (RIPA), formerly known as the Randall's Island Sports Foundation (RISF), was founded in 1992 as a public-private partnership to work on behalf of Randall's Island Park, located in the East River between East Harlem, the South Bronx and Astoria, Queens.
The Alliance works with the City and local communities to provide an innovative and exciting destination through a wide range of sports venues, cultural events and environmental exploration. As the dedicated steward of Randall's Island Park, the Alliance sustains, maintains, develops and programs the Park to support the wellbeing of all New Yorkers.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,364,150
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,241,276
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,605,426
   Program Service Revenue $4,903,514
Total Primary Revenue $8,508,940
   Other Revenue $10,575
TOTAL REVENUE $8,519,515
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,152,541
   Administrative Expenses $736,359
   Fundraising Expenses $553,067
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,441,967
   
Payments to Affiliates $104,470
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,077,548
   
Net Assets $5,883,722

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
Maintenance of Randall's Island Park $4,460,741 72.5%
Field Development Project $876,695 14.2%
Athletic and Environmental Programming $815,105 13.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 92.12
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 93.13
2013-12 08/01/2015 83.31
2012-12 05/01/2014 90.76
2011-12 07/01/2013 80.65
2010-12 04/01/2012 86.94
2009-12 09/20/2011 78.64
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 70.88
2008-12 06/01/2010 74.55
2007-12 05/01/2009 70.99
2006-12 04/01/2008 91.17
2005-12 03/01/2007 93.29
2004-12 04/01/2006 91.68
2003-12 04/01/2005 89.42

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 13-3787630
Name in IRS Master File RANDALLS ISLAND PARK ALLIANCE INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(297) Community recreational facilities (park, playground, etc)
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 October, 1994
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, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011
  • December, 2010

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
$64,751 0.87% Aimee Boden President, Park Administrator $118,361
Other Salaries of Note
$173,138 2.32% Deborah Maher Vice President, General Counsel --
$118,440 1.59% Deborah Unger Director of Turf --

Randall's Island Park Alliance (RIPA), formerly known as the Randall's Island Sports Foundation (RISF), was founded in 1992 as a public-private partnership to work on behalf of Randall's Island Park, located in the East River between East Harlem, the South Bronx and Astoria, Queens.
The Alliance works with the City and local communities to provide an innovative and exciting destination through a wide range of sports venues, cultural events and environmental exploration. As the dedicated steward of Randall's Island Park, the Alliance sustains, maintains, develops and programs the Park to support the wellbeing of all New Yorkers.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Randall's Island Park Alliance (NY) 92.12
Houston Parks Board (TX) 97.17
Central Park Conservancy (NY) 95.53
LAND studio (OH) 92.22
Seattle Parks Foundation (WA) 96.19

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Charity Contact Info

Randall's Island Park Alliance
24 West 61st Street
4th Floor
New York, NY 10023
tel: (212) 830-7722
fax: (212) 830-7710
EIN: 13-3787630

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Board Leadership

Jerome L. Goldman & Nancy F. Neff
Co-Chairs

CEO

Aimee Boden
President & Park Administrator

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