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National Wheelchair Basketball Association

We lead, we inspire, we win

two stars

74.34

1130 Elkton Street Suite A
Colorado Springs, CO 80907
tel: (719) 266-4082   Web Site
EIN: 36-2884730

Board Leadership
Sarah Castle
President

CEO
Will Waller
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 74.34 two stars
  Financial 66.97 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1948, the National Wheelchair Basketball Association (NWBA) provides qualified individuals with physical disabilities the opportunity to play, learn and compete in the sport of wheelchair basketball. NWBA's core values will guide us in achieving our vision and mission: we value unequivocal excellence in all aspects of the organization; we strive for excellence with integrity and respect; we recognize our rich tradition as a solid foundation; we celebrate the development of our members and our community; and we believe in the pursuit of competitive excellence always.

Founded in 1948, the National Wheelchair Basketball Association (NWBA) provides qualified individuals with physical disabilities the opportunity to play, learn and compete in the sport of wheelchair basketball. NWBA's core values will guide us in achieving our vision and mission: we value unequivocal excellence in all aspects of the organization; we strive for excellence with integrity and respect; we recognize our rich tradition as a solid foundation; we celebrate the development of our members and our community; and we believe in the pursuit of competitive excellence always.

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Financial

one star

66.97

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
74.4%
  Administrative Expenses 14.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.12
  Program Expenses Growth -7.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 65.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Wheelchair Basketball Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
Joint Cost Allocation Adjustment applied. Learn more.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Wheelchair Basketball Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Wheelchair Basketball Association (CO) 74.34 two stars
The Armory Foundation (NY) 93.89 four stars
New York Road Runners (NY) 91.16 four stars
The LPGA Foundation (FL) 86.16 three stars
Good Sports (MA) 97.17 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $573,036
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $154,375
   Fundraising Events $15,450
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $742,861
   Program Service Revenue $148,241
Total Primary Revenue $891,102
   Other Revenue $33,965
TOTAL REVENUE $925,067
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $858,128
   Administrative Expenses $193,839
   Fundraising Expenses $154,729
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,206,696
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-281,629
   
Net Assets $163,690

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
Promote Wheelchair Basketball $858,128 94.9%
Raise Public Awareness About Wheelchair Basketball $46,344 5.1%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 08/01/2019 74.34 two stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 79.94 two stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 83.05 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 83.09 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 85.49 three stars
2013-12 12/22/2014 81.01 three stars
2012-06 08/01/2013 74.68 two stars
2011-06 05/01/2012 69.20 one star
2010-06 12/01/2011 62.98 one star
2010-06 09/20/2011 61.30 one star
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 57.11 one star
2009-06 05/01/2010 56.66 one star
2007-06 05/01/2008 58.40 one star
2006-06 07/01/2007 71.06 two 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 36-2884730
Name in IRS Master File NATIONAL WHEELCHAIR BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (300) Amateur athletic association
(160) Aid to the handicapped (see also 031)
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 February, 1977
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
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$75,500 6.25% Anthony Bartkowski Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$46,788 3.87% James Scherr Former Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Wheelchair Basketball Association (CO) 74.34 two stars
Women's Sports Foundation (NY) 92.93 four stars
Coaching Corps (CA) 90.46 four stars
Adaptive Sports Foundation (NY) 88.84 three stars
USTA Foundation (NY) 96.66 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

National Wheelchair Basketball Association
1130 Elkton Street
Suite A
Colorado Springs, CO 80907
tel: (719) 266-4082
fax: (719) 266-4876
EIN: 36-2884730

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Board Leadership

Sarah Castle
President

CEO

Will Waller
Executive Director

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