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World Institute on Disability

Helping people with disabilities enjoy increased opportunities to live independently

three stars

83.68

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
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.68 three stars
  Financial 79.71 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The World Institute on Disability is an internationally recognized public policy center organized by and for people with disabilities. It works to strengthen the disability movement through research, training, advocacy and public education to help people with disabilities throughout the world enjoy increased opportunities to live independently. Founded in 1983 by leaders of the Independent Living Movement, WID's work focuses on issues and problems that directly affect people's ability to live full and independent lives. WID's programs address employment, economic development and financial stability issues; conduct research and policy analysis on personal assistance services, accessible health care, technology and other topics; and provide assistance to NGOs and disabled leaders in developing countries.

The World Institute on Disability is an internationally recognized public policy center organized by and for people with disabilities. It works to strengthen the disability movement through research, training, advocacy and public education to help people with disabilities throughout the world enjoy increased opportunities to live independently. Founded in 1983 by leaders of the Independent Living Movement, WID's work focuses on issues and problems that directly affect people's ability to live full and independent lives. WID's programs address employment, economic development and financial stability issues; conduct research and policy analysis on personal assistance services, accessible health care, technology and other topics; and provide assistance to NGOs and disabled leaders in developing countries.

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Financial

two stars

79.71

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 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.
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

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$149,619 7.21% Anita Aaron Executive Director

Mission

The World Institute on Disability is an internationally recognized public policy center organized by and for people with disabilities. It works to strengthen the disability movement through research, training, advocacy and public education to help people with disabilities throughout the world enjoy increased opportunities to live independently. Founded in 1983 by leaders of the Independent Living Movement, WID's work focuses on issues and problems that directly affect people's ability to live full and independent lives. WID's programs address employment, economic development and financial stability issues; conduct research and policy analysis on personal assistance services, accessible health care, technology and other topics; and provide assistance to NGOs and disabled leaders in developing countries.

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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
Executive Director