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Women's Sports Foundation

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

three stars

81.75

247 West 30th Street 5th Floor
Nw York, NY 10001
tel: (800) 227-3988   Web Site
EIN: 23-7380557

Board Leadership
Angela Hucles and Kathryn Olson
Co-Chairs

CEO
Deborah Antoine
Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 81.75 three stars
  Financial 74.51 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Women's Sports Foundation was established in 1974 by tennis legend Billie Jean King to advance the lives of women and girls through sports and physical activity. Our mission today - we are dedicated to creating leaders by ensuring girls access to sports. We provide financial fuel to aspiring champion athletes. We fund groundbreaking research. We educate. We advocate. And we help communities get girls active.

The Women's Sports Foundation was established in 1974 by tennis legend Billie Jean King to advance the lives of women and girls through sports and physical activity. Our mission today - we are dedicated to creating leaders by ensuring girls access to sports. We provide financial fuel to aspiring champion athletes. We fund groundbreaking research. We educate. We advocate. And we help communities get girls active.

Financial

two stars

74.51

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 04/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
65.8%
  Administrative Expenses 18.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 15.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.82
  Program Expenses Growth -10.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.1%
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.

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Women's Sports Foundation (NY) 81.75 three stars
Tigers Unlimited Foundation (AL) 87.25 three stars
PeacePlayers International (DC) 89.69 three stars
Tiger Athletic Foundation (LA) 90.56 four stars
Challenged Athletes Foundation (CA) 87.60 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,811,963
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,062,257
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,874,220
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,874,220
   Other Revenue $-180,431
TOTAL REVENUE $3,693,789
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,649,397
   Administrative Expenses $466,716
   Fundraising Expenses $282,385
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,398,498
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,295,291
   
Net Assets $5,188,019

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 $811,469 49.2%
Grants $410,672 24.9%
Research $248,198 15.0%
Advocacy $179,058 10.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 04/01/2018 81.75 three stars
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, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$131,805 5.49% Deborah Larkin CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$25,000 1.04% Billie Jean King Founder

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Women's Sports Foundation (NY) 81.75 three stars
United States Soccer Foundation (DC) 93.01 four stars
Good Sports (MA) 96.55 four stars
The Armory Foundation (NY) 94.66 four stars
United States Golf Association (NJ) 89.75 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Women's Sports Foundation
247 West 30th Street
5th Floor
Nw York, NY 10001
tel: (800) 227-3988
fax: (212) 967-2757
EIN: 23-7380557

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Board Leadership

Angela Hucles and Kathryn Olson
Co-Chairs

CEO

Deborah Antoine
Chief Executive Officer

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