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National Wheelchair Basketball Association

We lead, we inspire, we win

three stars

82.48

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

Board Leadership
Tim Fox
President

CEO
Will Waller
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 82.48 three stars
  Financial 75.55 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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.

Financial

two stars

75.55

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 05/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
78.2%
  Administrative Expenses 12.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.21
  Program Expenses Growth -9.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 33.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Wheelchair Basketball Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Wheelchair Basketball Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $364,641
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $293,500
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $658,141
   Program Service Revenue $360,019
Total Primary Revenue $1,018,160
   Other Revenue $1,167
TOTAL REVENUE $1,019,327
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $713,856
   Administrative Expenses $89,043
   Fundraising Expenses $76,871
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $879,770
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $139,557
   
Net Assets $223,989

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 $456,133 63.9%
National Teams Activities $257,723 36.1%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 05/01/2021 82.48 three stars
2018-12 05/01/2020 76.78 two stars
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)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$75,000 8.52% Will Waller Executive Director

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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

Tim Fox
President

CEO

Will Waller
Chief Executive Officer

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