Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

RESIST, INC.

Funding social change since 1967

86.12

PO Box 301240 Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
tel: (617) 623-5110   Web Site
EIN: 04-2433182

Board Leadership
Lawrence Barriner II
Chair

CEO
Kendra Hicks
Co-Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.12
  Financial 83.75
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00
This rating was published 12/23/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Resist, founded 1967, is a progressive foundation that supports grassroots organizing for peace, economic, social, racial, and environmental justice, and provides political education for social change activism. For 51 years, Resist has funded groups that challenge reactionary government policies, corporate arrogance, and right-wing fanaticism through organizing, education and action. Today, Resist remains committed to radical social change, and the activist groups that are funded reflect Resist's goal of a much more equitable distribution of wealth and power both within and between nations. Resist funds groups in the US who struggle towards a broad vision of social justice, while continuing to oppose political and institutional oppression.

Resist, founded 1967, is a progressive foundation that supports grassroots organizing for peace, economic, social, racial, and environmental justice, and provides political education for social change activism. For 51 years, Resist has funded groups that challenge reactionary government policies, corporate arrogance, and right-wing fanaticism through organizing, education and action. Today, Resist remains committed to radical social change, and the activist groups that are funded reflect Resist's goal of a much more equitable distribution of wealth and power both within and between nations. Resist funds groups in the US who struggle towards a broad vision of social justice, while continuing to oppose political and institutional oppression.

Financial

83.75

Accountability & Transparency

89.00

This rating was published 12/23/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
71.9%
  Administrative Expenses 7.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 20.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.86
  Program Expenses Growth 13.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by RESIST, INC. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by RESIST, INC. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,909,138
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,909,138
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,909,138
   Other Revenue $36,472
TOTAL REVENUE $1,945,610
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,158,770
   Administrative Expenses $92,315
   Fundraising Expenses $290,493
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,541,578
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $404,032
   
Net Assets $1,207,516

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$76,186 4.94% Kendra Hicks Co-Director

Mission

Resist, founded 1967, is a progressive foundation that supports grassroots organizing for peace, economic, social, racial, and environmental justice, and provides political education for social change activism. For 51 years, Resist has funded groups that challenge reactionary government policies, corporate arrogance, and right-wing fanaticism through organizing, education and action. Today, Resist remains committed to radical social change, and the activist groups that are funded reflect Resist's goal of a much more equitable distribution of wealth and power both within and between nations. Resist funds groups in the US who struggle towards a broad vision of social justice, while continuing to oppose political and institutional oppression.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
RESIST, INC. (MA) 86.12
ACLU Foundation of Southern California (CA) 94.54
Bend the Arc: A Jewish Partnership for Justice (NY) 87.22
ACLU Foundation of Texas (TX) 85.62
Alliance for Justice (DC) 94.20

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Charity Contact Info

RESIST, INC.
PO Box 301240
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
tel: (617) 623-5110
EIN: 04-2433182

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Board Leadership

Lawrence Barriner II
Chair

CEO

Kendra Hicks
Co-Director