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Charity Name Project Vote Smart National Taxpayers Union Foundation Better Government Association MapLight The Campaign Legal Center
Location Des Moines, IA Washington, DC Chicago, IL Berkeley, CA Washington, DC
   
Overall Rating
 

(88.12)

(91.19)

(87.92)

(78.91)

(93.00)
   
Financial Rating
(92.45)

(94.17)

(83.40)

(74.23)

(90.11)
   
A&T Rating
(85.00)

(89.00)

(96.00)

(85.00)

(100.00)
   
Financial Metrics
Program Expenses 76.1% 82.1% 79.4% 77.3% 67.9%
Admin Expenses 12.9% 10.5% 7.2% 10.6% 22.6%
Fund Expenses 10.9% 7.2% 13.3% 12.0% 9.3%
Fund Efficiency $0.10 $0.06 $0.14 $0.19 $0.06
Program Growth 14.2% 27.3% -3.2% 1.4% 34.2%
Working Capital 2.65 2.44 1.00 0.22 2.36
Liabilitites to Assets 2.0% 31.2% 1.7% 26.1% 7.7%
Total Revenue $2,588,553 $723,706 $2,240,121 $1,837,371 $14,267,384
Total Expenses $1,306,658 $799,561 $2,984,355 $1,915,550 $7,430,324
Excess/Deficit $1,281,895 $-75,855 $-744,234 $-78,179 $6,837,060
Net Assets $3,709,660 $1,500,278 $3,257,023 $535,350 $14,393,784
CEO Compensation
% of Expenses
$74,055
5.66%
$36,364
4.54%
$261,000
8.74%
$207,849
10.85%
$294,110
3.95%
   
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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