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    Project Veritas

    Project Veritas

     

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    501(c)(3) organization

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    https://www.projectveritas.com/

    1214 Boston Post Road
    No. 148
    Mamaroneck NY 10543

    914-908-2300


    Mamaroneck NY | IRS ruling year: 2011 | EIN: 27-2894856  

     

    Organization Mission

    Project Veritas mission is to investigate and expose corruption, dishonesty, self-dealing, waste, fraud, and other misconduct in both public and private institutions ... (More)

     


    Rating Information

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    Great


    This charity's score is 92%, earning it a Four-Star rating.


    This overall score is calculated entirely from a single beacon score, weighted as follows: 100% Accountability & Finance. Learn more about our criteria and methodology.

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    Historical Ratings  
    alert icon Review Before Proceeding - Reported Matter of Concern

    On December 12, 2023, The Guardian reported on the operations of Project Veritas in an article titled, "Project Veritas chief resigns over alleged ‘evidence of past illegality’." For more information, please see The Guardian article.

    • On December 12, 2022, The New York Times published an article titled "Project Veritas Says It Provided $20,500 in ‘Excess Benefit’ to Its Founder." For more information, please see The New York Times article
    • On September 21, 2023, CBS News published an article titled "Project Veritas, founded by James O'Keefe, is laying off workers and pausing fundraising." For more information, please see CBS News article

    For more information about our alerts methodology, see here.

    Rating Report

    • Impact & Results
    • Accountability & Finance
    • Culture & Community
    • Leadership & Adaptability
    Accountability & Finance
    Impact & ResultsAccountability & FinanceCulture & CommunityLeadership & Adaptability

     

    Accountability & Finance

     

    Score

    92

    Most Recent Fiscal Year:
    FY 2021

    This beacon provides an assessment of a charity's financial health (financial efficiency, sustainability, and trustworthiness) and its commitment to governance practices and policies.

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    Key Accountability Metrics

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    Majority Independent Board Members - 66% independent members10 out of 10 points  
    Independent Board Size - 2 independent members0 out of 10 points  
    Financial Statements - Audit and Oversight Committee20 out of 20 points  
    Material Diversion of Assets - None20 out of 20 points  

    Tax Form Disclosures and Policies

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    Website Listed on Tax Form - Listed5 out of 5 points  
    Conflict of Interest Policy - Listed5 out of 5 points  
    Whistleblower Policy - Listed5 out of 5 points  
    Document Retention and Destruction - Listed5 out of 5 points  
    Documents Board Meeting Minutes - Yes5 out of 5 points  
    Tax Form Distributed to Board Before Filing - Listed5 out of 5 points  
    Loans to/from Officers - Missing5 out of 5 points  

    Website Disclosures

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    Tax Form Posted on Nonprofit's Website - Missing0 out of 5 points  

    Financial Metrics

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    Liabilities to Assets: Ratio - 13.75%25 out of 25 points  
    Program Expense: Ratio - 73.31%25 out of 25 points  
    Fundraising Efficiency: Ratio - $0.0525 out of 25 points  
    Working Capital: Ratio - 0.73 years25 out of 25 points  

    Additional Information

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    Salary of Key Persons - Data Available  
    IRS Published Data (Business Master File) - Data Available  
    Data Sources (IRS Forms 990) - Data Available  

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