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Charity Name Public Citizen Foundation Project Vote Smart Project On Government Oversight Better Government Association MapLight
Location Washington, DC Des Moines, IA Washington, DC Chicago, IL Berkeley, CA
   
Overall Rating
 
three stars
(86.29)
three stars
(86.14)
four stars
(92.86)
four stars
(95.53)
four stars
(92.18)
   
Financial Rating three stars
(81.03)
four stars
(95.19)
three stars
(89.91)
four stars
(95.12)
three stars
(89.70)
   
A&T Rating four stars
(96.00)
three stars
(81.00)
four stars
(100.00)
four stars
(96.00)
four stars
(96.00)
   
Financial Metrics
Program Expenses 80.1% 83.5% 83.3% 76.7% 75.2%
Admin Expenses 8.8% 10.3% 5.7% 15.8% 8.7%
Fund Expenses 11.0% 6.0% 10.9% 7.3% 16.0%
Fund Efficiency $0.13 $0.06 $0.10 $0.05 $0.13
Program Growth 0.4% 2.6% 4.9% 16.2% 34.3%
Working Capital 0.84 1.79 1.21 1.65 1.13
Liabilitites to Assets 28.2% 1.3% 14.7% 3.1% 5.6%
Total Revenue $10,501,162 $1,244,272 $3,598,462 $4,376,597 $2,087,979
Total Expenses $10,103,175 $1,467,137 $2,778,941 $2,745,952 $1,876,711
Excess/Deficit $397,987 $-222,865 $819,521 $1,630,645 $211,268
Net Assets $8,594,011 $2,964,419 $3,158,119 $3,896,306 $1,796,839
CEO Compensation
% of Expenses
$139,606
1.38%
$84,004
5.72%
$132,990
4.78%
$235,000
8.55%
$186,894
9.95%
   
Accountability & Transparency Metrics
Information Provided on the Form 990      
Independent Voting Board Members
No Material diversion of assets
Audited financials prepared by independent accountant
Does Not Provide Loan(s) to or Receive Loan(s) From related parties
Documents Board Meeting Minutes
Provided copy of Form 990 to organization's governing body in advance of filing
Conflict of Interest Policy
Whistleblower Policy
Records Retention Policy
CEO listed with salary
Process for determining CEO compensation
Does Not Compensate Any Board Members
Does the charity's website include readily accessible information about the following:
Donor Privacy Policy
Board Members Listed
Audited Financials
Form 990
Key staff listed
       

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