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World Institute on Disability

Operationalizing Inclusion and Leading Global Disability Rights Since 1983

three stars

85.65

3075 Adeline Street Suite 155
Berkeley, CA 94703
tel: (510) 225-6400   Web Site
EIN: 94-2911623

Board Leadership
Kevin Foster
Chair

CEO
Marcie Roth
CEO and Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.65 three stars
  Financial 79.71 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The World Institute on Disability (WID) was established in 1983 as one of the first global disability rights organizations founded and continually led by people with disabilities. WID works to advance the rights and opportunities of over 1 billion people with disabilities worldwide, bringing research and policy into action and operationalizing inclusion. Our work centers around Digital Tools for Optimizing Community Living and Employment; Accessibility Solutions; and Excellence in Disability Inclusive Emergency Preparedness, Disaster Risk Reduction, and Climate Resilience. WID is a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization recognized by the US Internal Revenue Service.

The World Institute on Disability (WID) was established in 1983 as one of the first global disability rights organizations founded and continually led by people with disabilities. WID works to advance the rights and opportunities of over 1 billion people with disabilities worldwide, bringing research and policy into action and operationalizing inclusion. Our work centers around Digital Tools for Optimizing Community Living and Employment; Accessibility Solutions; and Excellence in Disability Inclusive Emergency Preparedness, Disaster Risk Reduction, and Climate Resilience. WID is a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization recognized by the US Internal Revenue Service.

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Financial

two stars

79.71

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 10/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
80.3%
  Administrative Expenses 18.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.47
  Program Expenses Growth 5.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 42.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by World Institute on Disability on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by World Institute on Disability on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
World Institute on Disability (CA) 85.65 three stars
Institute for Policy Studies (DC) 88.57 three stars
Institute for Women's Policy Research (DC) 90.59 four stars
Economic Policy Institute (DC) 90.90 four stars
Commonwealth Foundation (PA) 91.67 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $883,062
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $948,516
Total Contributions $1,831,578
   Program Service Revenue $10,832
Total Primary Revenue $1,842,410
   Other Revenue $84,409
TOTAL REVENUE $1,926,819
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,568,767
   Administrative Expenses $477,007
   Fundraising Expenses $29,129
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,074,903
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-148,084
   
Net Assets $995,454

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
Employment Policy and Economic Development $1,474,602 94.0%
International Policy and Development $93,725 6.0%
Health and Access Policy $440 < 0.1%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 10/01/2020 85.65 three stars
2018-12 09/01/2020 84.82 three stars
2018-12 02/01/2020 83.68 three stars
2017-12 12/21/2018 89.50 three stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 82.26 three stars
2015-12 02/01/2017 82.60 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 83.87 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 07/01/2015 77.71 two stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 88.94 three stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 89.79 three stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 90.79 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 78.92 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 12/22/2010 72.29 two stars
2008-12 03/01/2010 79.76 two stars
2007-06 10/01/2008 76.31 two stars
2006-06 04/01/2007 77.13 two stars
2005-06 09/01/2006 67.11 one star
2004-06 09/01/2005 84.04 three 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 94-2911623
Name in IRS Master File WORLD INSTITUTE ON DISABILITY
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 (160) Aid to the handicapped (see also 031)
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 September, 1983
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, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$149,619 7.21% Anita Aaron Executive Director

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World Institute on Disability (CA) 85.65 three stars
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CLASP (DC) 98.23 four stars
The Great Plains Institute (MN) 92.65 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

World Institute on Disability
3075 Adeline Street
Suite 155
Berkeley, CA 94703
tel: (510) 225-6400
fax: (510) 225-0477
EIN: 94-2911623

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Board Leadership

Kevin Foster
Chair

CEO

Marcie Roth
CEO and Executive Director

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