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Research and Public Policy : Social and Public Policy Research

Partnership for Public Service

Leading innovation in government

four stars

92.92

1100 New York Avenue Suite 200 East
Washington, DC 20005
tel: (202) 775-9111   Web Site
EIN: 06-1540513

Board Leadership
Tom A. Bernstein
Chairman

CEO
Max Stier
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.92 four stars
  Financial 90.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 05/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
88.5%
  Administrative Expenses 3.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.20
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.50
  Program Expenses Growth 10.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 30.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Partnership for Public Service on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Partnership for Public Service on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Partnership for Public Service (DC) 92.92 four stars
Center on Policy Initiatives (CA) 88.73 three stars
RESULTS Educational Fund (DC) 94.34 four stars
Foundation for Economic Education (GA) 91.45 four stars
The Federalist Society for Law and Public Policy Studies (DC) 93.84 four stars

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The Partnership for Public Service works to revitalize our federal government by inspiring a new generation to serve and by transforming the way government works. Building, energizing and maintaining a high-quality workforce is the key to success for any organization - and the federal government is no exception. We believe that by strengthening the civil service, we help government work better to serve the needs of all 310 million Americans. As a nonprofit, nonpartisan, mission-driven organization, we bring unique characteristics to that effort, including third-party credibility, continuity, a strong ability to convene across sectors and a passion for change.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,801,919
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $560,652
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $6,362,571
   Program Service Revenue $7,083,187
Total Primary Revenue $13,445,758
   Other Revenue $948,648
TOTAL REVENUE $14,394,406
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $12,710,084
   Administrative Expenses $334,002
   Fundraising Expenses $970,962
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $14,015,048
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $379,358
   
Net Assets $17,834,270

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Government Fellows Program $2,399,666 18.9%
Samuel J. Heyman Awards $600,876 4.7%
Department of Education Program $517,215 4.1%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 05/01/2017 92.92 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 87.36 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 85.45 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 79.75 two stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 88.23 three stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 92.09 four stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 06-1540513
Name in IRS Master File PARTNERSHIP FOR PUBLIC SERVICE INC
NTEE Code J05
NTEE Classification Research Institutes and/or Public Policy Analysis
NTEE Type Employment, Job-Related
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date September, 1999
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$405,000 2.88% Max Stier President & Chief Executive Officer

The Partnership for Public Service works to revitalize our federal government by inspiring a new generation to serve and by transforming the way government works. Building, energizing and maintaining a high-quality workforce is the key to success for any organization - and the federal government is no exception. We believe that by strengthening the civil service, we help government work better to serve the needs of all 310 million Americans. As a nonprofit, nonpartisan, mission-driven organization, we bring unique characteristics to that effort, including third-party credibility, continuity, a strong ability to convene across sectors and a passion for change.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Partnership for Public Service (DC) 92.92 four stars
Center for Food Safety (DC) 90.58 four stars
Northeast Organic Farming Association of Vermont (VT) 90.36 four stars
New America Foundation (DC) 88.61 three stars
Tax Foundation (DC) 87.15 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Partnership for Public Service
1100 New York Avenue
Suite 200 East
Washington, DC 20005
tel: (202) 775-9111
fax: (202) 775-8885
EIN: 06-1540513

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Board Leadership

Tom A. Bernstein
Chairman

CEO

Max Stier
President and CEO

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