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New York BBB Wise Giving Report for
Cerebral Palsy Associations of NYS

A BBB Accredited charity


  • Meets all standards

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Cerebral Palsy Associations of NYS
Formerly known as:
(formerly United Cerebral Palsy Associations of NYS, Inc.)
also known as: (formerly United Cerebral Palsy Associations of NYS, Inc.)
330 West 34th Street
15th Floor
New York, NY 10001
Web Site:
Year, State Incorporated:
1946, New York
Able2, Aspire of Western New York, Center for Disability Services, Cerebral Palsy of the North Country, Cerebral Palsy of Ulster County, Cerebral Palsy of Westchester, CP of NYS Affilliate Services Office, CP Rochester, E. John Gavras Center, Enable, Franziska Racker Centers, Handicapped Childrens Association of Southern New York, Happiness House, Hudson Valley Cerebral Palsy Association, Inspire of Orange County, Jawonio, Metro Services, CP of NYS, Niagara Cerebral Palsy, Prospect Center, Queens Centers for Progress, The Center for Discovery, UCP of NYC, United Cerebral Palsy Association of Nassau County Inc., United Cerebral Palsy of Suffolk, Upstate Cerebral Palsy
Stated Purpose:
" The Mission of Cerebral Palsy Associations of New York State (CP of NYS) is to advocate and provide direct services for individuals with cerebral palsy and other significant disabilities, and their families, throughout New York State, in order to promote lifelong opportunities and choices for independence, inclusion and enhanced quality of life. Through our Metropolitan Services, we offer Residential, Clinic, Day Program and other services in all five boroughs of New York City. "

Evaluation Conclusions

Cerebral Palsy Associations of NYS meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.


"CP of NYS is a broad-based, multi-service organization encompassing 24 affiliates and 18,000 employees providing services and programs for more than 100,000 individuals with cerebral palsy and developmental disabilities, as well as resources for families. CP of NYS works with the State of New York to enhance the quality of life for people with disabilities and their families. Our affiliates provide a wide variety of programs, including community living opportunities, Day Habilitation and Day Treatment programs, Early Intervention, Preschool and School Age Special Education, and Family Support Services which help thousands of families care for a loved one with a disability. Through our Metropolitan Services, we offer Residential, Clinic, Day Program and other services in all five boroughs of New York City."


Chief Executive Officer:
Ms. Susan Constantino, President & CEO
Chair of the Board:
Mr. Thomas Caserta
Board Size:
Paid Staff Size:

*Compensation includes annual salary and, if applicable, benefit plans, expense accounts, and other allowances.

Fund Raising

Method(s) Used:

Fund raising costs were 0% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $525,882, are donations received as a result of fund raising activities.)

Tax Status

This organization is tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. It is eligible to receive contributions deductible as charitable donations for federal income tax purposes.


The following information is based on Cerebral Palsy Associations of NYS' Audited Consolidated Financial Statements for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2012.

Source of Funds  

Medicaid fees


Other program income


Affiliate services and conference


Grants and fees




Total Income


Program Expenses  

Residential services


Day services




Affiliate services and conference



Total Program Expenses:
Administrative Expenses

Total expenses

Income in Excess of Expenses




Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses

Programs: 94%    Administrative 6% 
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Beginning net assets $23,219,971
Ending net assets 23,422,833
Total liabilities 33,482,967

Total assets



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