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Women's Sports Foundation

Advancing the lives of girls and women through sports and physical activity

three stars

84.37

1899 Hempstead Turnpike Suite 400
East Meadow, NY 11554
tel: (800) 227-3988   Web Site
EIN: 23-7380557

Board Leadership
Sandra Vivas and Madeline Weinstein
Co-Chairs

CEO
Deborah Antoine
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.37 three stars
  Financial 78.27 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

two stars

78.27

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 05/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
70.2%
  Administrative Expenses 13.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 16.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.34
  Program Expenses Growth -18.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Women's Sports Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Women's Sports Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Women's Sports Foundation (NY) 84.37 three stars
Tigers Unlimited Foundation (AL) 88.81 three stars
US Bobsled and Skeleton Federation (NY) 94.04 four stars
Coaching Corps (CA) 92.52 four stars
National Rowing Foundation (CT) 89.16 three stars

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The Women's Sports Foundation is an educational organization founded in 1974 by tennis legend Billie Jean King. Our mission is to advance the lives of girls and women through sports and physical activity. One of the top five public grant-giving women's funds in the United States, the Foundation distributes $10,000-20,000 per week from operating dollars to provide opportunities for socioeconomically underprivileged and inactive girls to participate in sports and physical activity. The Foundation works for equal opportunity for our daughters to play sports so they, too, can derive the psychological, physiological and sociological benefits of sports participation.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,559,659
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $566,155
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,125,814
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,125,814
   Other Revenue $41,438
TOTAL REVENUE $2,167,252
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,640,373
   Administrative Expenses $475,767
   Fundraising Expenses $393,796
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,509,936
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-342,684
   
Net Assets $4,257,887

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
Educational Programs $857,137 52.3%
Grant Distribution $462,993 28.2%
Advocacy $102,981 6.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 05/01/2017 84.37 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 84.41 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 07/01/2015 78.94 two stars
2012-12 12/20/2013 76.95 two stars
2011-12 11/06/2012 74.21 two stars
2010-12 12/01/2011 79.37 two stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 79.84 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 10/01/2010 71.70 two stars
2008-12 03/01/2010 90.76 four stars
2007-12 11/01/2008 95.37 four stars
2006-12 02/01/2008 90.36 four stars
2005-12 02/01/2007 90.65 four stars
2004-12 03/01/2006 88.07 three stars
2003-12 03/01/2005 91.65 four 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 23-7380557
Name in IRS Master File WOMENS SPORTS FOUNDATION
NTEE Code N12
NTEE Classification Fund Raising and/or Fund Distribution
NTEE Type Recreation, Sports, Leisure, Athletics
Classification Literary Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (40) Scholarships (other)
(298) Training in sports
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 June, 1974
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, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

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
$198,395 7.90% Deborah Larkin CEO

The Women's Sports Foundation is an educational organization founded in 1974 by tennis legend Billie Jean King. Our mission is to advance the lives of girls and women through sports and physical activity. One of the top five public grant-giving women's funds in the United States, the Foundation distributes $10,000-20,000 per week from operating dollars to provide opportunities for socioeconomically underprivileged and inactive girls to participate in sports and physical activity. The Foundation works for equal opportunity for our daughters to play sports so they, too, can derive the psychological, physiological and sociological benefits of sports participation.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Women's Sports Foundation (NY) 84.37 three stars
Positive Coaching Alliance (CA) 90.95 four stars
US Bobsled and Skeleton Federation (NY) 94.04 four stars
The Armory Foundation (NY) 99.76 four stars
Adaptive Sports Foundation (NY) 92.82 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Women's Sports Foundation
1899 Hempstead Turnpike
Suite 400
East Meadow, NY 11554
tel: (800) 227-3988
fax: (516) 542-0095
EIN: 23-7380557

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Board Leadership

Sandra Vivas and Madeline Weinstein
Co-Chairs

CEO

Deborah Antoine
Chief Executive Officer

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