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

three stars

80.24

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

Board Leadership
Lara Granich & Mark Perrone
Co-Chairs

CEO
Sarita Gupta & Erica Smiley
Co-Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 80.24 three stars
  Financial 89.77 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 74.00 two stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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.

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Financial

three stars

89.77

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

74.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
81.5%
  Administrative Expenses 11.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.79
  Program Expenses Growth 2.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.1%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,837,695
   Federated Campaigns $862
   Membership Dues $42,159
   Fundraising Events $11,342
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,892,058
   Program Service Revenue $82,502
Total Primary Revenue $3,974,560
   Other Revenue $-16,591
TOTAL REVENUE $3,957,969
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,116,378
   Administrative Expenses $444,375
   Fundraising Expenses $272,492
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,833,245
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $124,724
   
Net Assets $3,088,771

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$60,000 1.56% Sarita Gupta Executive Director

Mission

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.

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Jobs with Justice (DC) 80.24 three stars
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Alliance for Justice (DC) 95.83 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

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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Board Leadership

Lara Granich & Mark Perrone
Co-Chairs

CEO

Sarita Gupta & Erica Smiley
Co-Executive Director