Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

RESIST, INC.

Funding social change since 1967

three stars

84.32

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 84.32 three stars
  Financial 78.03 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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.

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Financial

two stars

78.03

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
69.6%
  Administrative Expenses 8.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 22.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.21
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.57
  Program Expenses Growth 9.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 11.5%
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 $1,433,032
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,433,032
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,433,032
   Other Revenue $21,618
TOTAL REVENUE $1,454,650
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $992,526
   Administrative Expenses $100,340
   Fundraising Expenses $296,035
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,388,901
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $65,749
   
Net Assets $729,426

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$72,834 5.24% 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 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