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Arc of the United States

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Arc of the United States is a developmentally disabled center based in Washington, DC that was founded in 2000. As of 2018 they had $8.4 million in revenue and $16 million in assets.

The Arc promotes and protects the human rights of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and actively supports their full inclusion and participation in the community throughout their lifetimes.

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Program areas at Arc of the United States

Program innovation: the arc is constantly striving to improve the quality of life for people with i/dd and their families, including by promoting the development of best practices in programs, services and supports for people with idd. The arc's special projects advance the field of programs, services and supports for people with i/dd and their families as follows:the arc's autism now! National autism resource and information center provided members of the public with quality information about autism spectrum disorder, as well as with practical guidance to support people with asd, and their families, to participate in all aspects of community life. The arc's down syndrome new mexico fund provided for the education, care and support of people with down syndrome in that state. The [email protected] program supported people with i/dd who are unemployed to find and retain jobs with private, government and nonprofit sector employers and educated and supported employers ...

Chapter leadership, volunteer & professional development: the arc supported a network of about 650 affiliated state and local chapters that advocated on behalf of, and provided services and supports for people with i/dd and their families. The arc promoted best practices in nonprofit governance and management of nonprofits by promoting an ethics and accountability code - standards for excellence - for chapters to use to benchmark their operations and by providing extensive educational resources to support improvement. The arc provided guidance in the areas of governance, program planning and evaluation, financial management, human resources management, transparency and accountability, fundraising and more.the arc also promoted best practices in programs, services and supports for people with i/dd. The arc kept chapters informed of critical information and developments in the field, including in subject areas such as early intervention, integrated education, transition, supported employment, supported and independent living, health care, financial planning and ...

Public policy: the arc advocated to promote and protect the civil rights and human rights of people with i/dd and for funding and support for the programs, services and supports that enable them to be fully included in all aspects of community life. The arc monitored developments in federal public policy, including legislation, regulations, administrative actions, litigation and judicial decisions, of importance to people with i/dd and their families. The arc regularly informed chapter leaders, government officials, the media, leaders of other nonprofits and other interested parties of developments in the field through a weekly email newsletter, periodic special reports and alerts and content posted to the arc's website. Educational and advocacy activities focused on a broad range of topics, such as health care, education, employment, civil rights, criminal justice, housing and more.the arc also regularly educated and informed elected and appointed government officials about the needs, interests and concerns ...

Form 990s for Arc of the United States

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Dec 27, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Sep 12, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Oct 2, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Nov 7, 2016990View PDF
2014-12Jun 22, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Arc of the United States

Total grants, contributions, etc.$4,326,031
Program services$3,539,336
Investment income and dividends$230,285
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$103,550
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$216,120
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$-1,713
Miscellaneous revenues$7,052
Total revenues$8,420,661

Vendors for Arc of the United States

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
CQ Roll CallAdvocacy software2019-09-07
████████ ███████Marketing software2019-09-07
█████████ ████████Software2019-09-07
█████████Content management system software2019-09-07
██████ █████████ ███ ████████Tax accounting; Audit accounting2018-09-06
████████Design Printing and Mailing$242,2472017-12-01
███ ███████████Website Design$151,3992017-12-01
███ ████████ █████Graphic Design$110,1702017-12-01

Personnel at Arc of the United States

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Peter BernsChief Executive Officer$471,451Jan. 9, 2019
Feng ZhangFinance Director-May 4, 2017
█████ ████████Vice President$0July 12, 2019

Peer developmentally disabled centers

1Quality Trust for Individuals with Disabilities501(c)(3)$2.1 millionWashington, DC
2National Disability Institute (NDI)501(c)(3)$4.2 millionWashington, DC
3The Arc Of New Jersey501(c)(3)$4.0 millionNorth Brunswick, NJ
4Arc Michigan501(c)(3)$3.3 millionLansing, MI
5The Arc Greater Twin Cities501(c)(3)$10 millionSt Paul, MN
6Disability Rights Wisconsin501(c)(3)$5.7 millionMadison, WI
7California Foundation for Independent Living Centers (CFILC)501(c)(3)$2.4 millionSacramento, CA
8Michigan Protection and Advocacy Service (MPAS)501(c)(3)$3.6 millionLansing, MI
9Maryland Disability Law Center (MDLC)501(c)(3)$2.8 millionBaltimore, MD
10Vermont Center for Independent Living501(c)(3)$2.5 millionMontpelier, VT
11Equip for Equality (EFE)501(c)(3)$6.7 millionChicago, IL
12Access Living of Metropolitan Chicago501(c)(3)$7.2 millionChicago, IL
13Hills and Dales Child Development Center501(c)(3)$15 millionDubuque, IA
14Little Red Hen Nursery501(c)(3)$2.5 millionChico, CA
15The Arc of South Norfolk501(c)(3)$7.4 millionWestwood, MA
16Child Development Center (CDC)501(c)(3)$3.9 millionMissoula, MT
17J Arthur Trudeau Memorial Center501(c)(3)$26 millionWarwick, RI
18The Arc Davidson County and Greater Nashville501(c)(3)$2.8 millionNashville, TN
19The Arc of Indiana501(c)(3)$3.1 millionIndianapolis, IN
20The Arc of Northeastern Pennsylvania501(c)(3)$8.1 millionScranton, PA
21The Arc Minnesota501(c)(3)$11 millionSt Paul, MN
22Center for Independence of the Disabled New York (CIDNY)501(c)(3)$15 millionBrooklyn, NY
23Tennessee Disability Coalition501(c)(3)$2.3 millionNashville, TN
24The Arc of Washington State501(c)(3)$2.1 millionOlympia, WA
25Center for Independence of the Disabled in New York (CIDNY)501(c)(3)$6.9 millionNew York, NY

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