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Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

Jobs with Justice

Improving working people's standard of living, fighting for job security, and protecting workers' right to organize

four stars

91.91

1616 P Street NW Suite 150
Washington, DC 20005
tel: (202) 393-1044   Web Site
EIN: 52-1865575

CEO
Sarita Gupta
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.91 four stars
  Financial 96.90 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 06/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Jobs with Justice (JwJ) engages workers and allies in campaigns to win justice in workplaces and in communities where working families live. JwJ was founded in 1987 with the vision of lifting up workers' rights struggles as part of a larger campaign for economic and social justice. We believe in long-term multi-issue coalition building, grassroots base-building and organizing and strategic militant action as the foundation for building a grassroots movement, and we believe that by engaging a broad community of allies, we can win bigger victories. We reach working people through the organizations that represent them - unions, congregations, community organizations - and directly as JwJ activists. Nearly 100,000 people have signed the JwJ pledge to be there at least five times a year for someone else's struggle as well as their own.

Jobs with Justice (JwJ) engages workers and allies in campaigns to win justice in workplaces and in communities where working families live. JwJ was founded in 1987 with the vision of lifting up workers' rights struggles as part of a larger campaign for economic and social justice. We believe in long-term multi-issue coalition building, grassroots base-building and organizing and strategic militant action as the foundation for building a grassroots movement, and we believe that by engaging a broad community of allies, we can win bigger victories. We reach working people through the organizations that represent them - unions, congregations, community organizations - and directly as JwJ activists. Nearly 100,000 people have signed the JwJ pledge to be there at least five times a year for someone else's struggle as well as their own.

Financial

four stars

96.90

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 06/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
82.9%
  Administrative Expenses 10.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.79
  Program Expenses Growth 9.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jobs with Justice on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jobs with Justice on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jobs with Justice (DC) 91.91 four stars
Pacific Justice Institute (CA) 92.60 four stars
Centurion Ministries (NJ) 90.99 four stars
LatinoJustice PRLDEF (NY) 91.08 four stars
Rock the Vote (DC) 85.55 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,089,959
   Federated Campaigns $3,584
   Membership Dues $47,202
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,140,745
   Program Service Revenue $189,347
Total Primary Revenue $3,330,092
   Other Revenue $7,668
TOTAL REVENUE $3,337,760
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,147,298
   Administrative Expenses $415,075
   Fundraising Expenses $249,364
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,811,737
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-473,977
   
Net Assets $2,964,090

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
Building and Supporting Coalitions $1,308,090 41.6%
Workers' Rights Campaigns $1,101,816 35.0%
Developing Leaders and Activists $396,474 12.6%

Ratings History
Jobs with Justice has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 06/01/2018 91.91 four stars
2015-12 07/01/2017 91.91 four stars
2014-12 07/01/2016 86.39 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 81.49 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 06/01/2015 91.64 four stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 94.03 four stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 89.82 three stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 86.36 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 88.55 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 85.40 three stars
2008-12 04/01/2010 85.89 three stars
2007-12 06/01/2009 88.32 three stars
2006-12 02/01/2008 44.15 zero star
2005-12 02/01/2007 68.67 one star

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

EIN 52-1865575
Name in IRS Master File JOBS WITH JUSTICE EDUCATION FUND
NTEE Code J01
NTEE Classification Alliance/Advocacy Organizations
NTEE Type Employment, Job-Related
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (124) Study and research (non-scientific)
(994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
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 Central - the organization is a parent (group ruling) and is not a church or 501(c)(1) organization.
Group Name JOBS WITH JUSTICE EDUCATION FUND
Ruling Date October, 2005
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, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$55,661 1.46% Sarita Gupta Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jobs with Justice (DC) 91.91 four stars
Advancement Project (CA) 88.06 three stars
Pacific Justice Institute (CA) 92.60 four stars
Headwaters Foundation for Social Justice (MN) 85.28 three stars
Roger Baldwin Foundation of ACLU (IL) 92.22 four stars

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Jobs with Justice
1616 P Street NW
Suite 150
Washington, DC 20005
tel: (202) 393-1044
fax: (202) 822-2168
EIN: 52-1865575

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CEO

Sarita Gupta
Executive Director

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