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United States Luge Association

Providing for the achievement of excellence in the sport of luge

two stars

76.99

57 Church Street Lake Placid, NY 12946
tel: (518) 523-2071   Web Site
EIN: 14-1638206

Board Leadership
Dwight Bell
President

CEO
Jim Leahy
CEO, Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 76.99 two stars
  Financial 68.47 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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

Financial

one star

68.47

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 08/01/2017 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)
74.4%
  Administrative Expenses 8.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 17.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.21
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.10
  Program Expenses Growth 1.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 26.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United States Luge Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United States Luge Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United States Luge Association (NY) 76.99 two stars
National Sports Center for the Disabled (CO) 88.66 three stars
Maccabi USA/Sports for Israel (PA) 91.07 four stars
PeacePlayers International (DC) 87.94 three stars
United States Equestrian Team Foundation (NJ) 89.95 three stars

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Chartered in 1979, the United States Luge Association (USLA) - also known as USA Luge - is an Olympic class member organization of the United States Olympic Committee and is the National Governing Body for the sport of luge in the United States. It is our mission to provide for the achievement of excellence in the sport of luge, with the highest degree of sportsmanship, honor, dedication and victory as the standard. It is the responsibility of USA Luge to prepare, train and equip the United States National Luge Team for international and Olympic competition, as well as promote the growth of the sport nationwide.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,712,455
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $49,116
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $40,493
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,802,064
   Program Service Revenue $381,921
Total Primary Revenue $2,183,985
   Other Revenue $146,800
TOTAL REVENUE $2,330,785
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,680,289
   Administrative Expenses $188,292
   Fundraising Expenses $548,890
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,417,471
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-86,686
   
Net Assets $1,598,290

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
National Teams $1,334,873 79.4%
Athlete Development $266,675 15.9%
Recruitment $72,602 4.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 08/01/2017 85.11 three stars
2015-06 08/01/2017 85.11 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 85.42 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 12/01/2015 83.63 three stars
2013-06 12/22/2014 78.46 two stars
2012-06 08/01/2013 74.86 two stars
2011-06 05/01/2012 75.94 two stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 75.89 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 08/01/2010 70.40 two stars
2008-06 09/01/2009 63.19 one star
2007-06 06/01/2008 82.05 three stars
2006-06 06/01/2007 73.83 two stars
2005-06 06/01/2006 67.08 one star
2004-06 11/01/2005 60.74 one star

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

EIN 14-1638206
Name in IRS Master File UNITED STATES LUGE ASSOCIATION 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 (300) Amateur athletic association
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 May, 1994
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End August
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • August, 2016
  • August, 2015
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013

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
$131,787 5.45% James Leahy Chief Executive Officer

Chartered in 1979, the United States Luge Association (USLA) - also known as USA Luge - is an Olympic class member organization of the United States Olympic Committee and is the National Governing Body for the sport of luge in the United States. It is our mission to provide for the achievement of excellence in the sport of luge, with the highest degree of sportsmanship, honor, dedication and victory as the standard. It is the responsibility of USA Luge to prepare, train and equip the United States National Luge Team for international and Olympic competition, as well as promote the growth of the sport nationwide.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United States Luge Association (NY) 76.99 two stars
Nantucket Community Sailing (MA) 86.96 three stars
Challenged Athletes Foundation (CA) 90.31 four stars
Adaptive Sports Foundation (NY) 88.13 three stars
New York Road Runners (NY) 87.89 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

United States Luge Association
57 Church Street
Lake Placid, NY 12946
tel: (518) 523-2071
fax: (518) 523-4106
EIN: 14-1638206

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Board Leadership

Dwight Bell
President

CEO

Jim Leahy
CEO, Executive Director

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