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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

Power to Decide

The campaign to prevent unplanned pregnancy

four stars

91.21

1776 Massachusetts Avenue, NW Suite 200
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 478-8500   Web Site
EIN: 52-1974611

Board Leadership
Stephen A. Weiswasser
Chair

CEO
Ginny Ehrlich
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.21 four stars
  Financial 90.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1996, Power to Decide, the campaign to prevent unplanned pregnancy, seeks to improve the lives and future prospects of children and families by helping to ensure that children are born into families who are committed to and ready for the demanding task of raising the next generation.

Founded in 1996, Power to Decide, the campaign to prevent unplanned pregnancy, seeks to improve the lives and future prospects of children and families by helping to ensure that children are born into families who are committed to and ready for the demanding task of raising the next generation.

Financial

four stars

90.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 11/01/2018 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)
87.2%
  Administrative Expenses 8.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.43
  Program Expenses Growth 2.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Power to Decide on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Power to Decide on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Power to Decide (DC) 91.21 four stars
Masonic Home of Georgia (GA) 89.39 three stars
Children's Advocacy Center of Southwest Florida (FL) 90.46 four stars
Boys and Girls Country of Houston, Inc. (TX) 89.16 three stars
Georgia Center for Child Advocacy (GA) 91.26 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,886,174
   Federated Campaigns $3,654
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,880,713
Total Contributions $8,770,541
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $8,770,541
   Other Revenue $673,005
TOTAL REVENUE $9,443,546
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $11,115,451
   Administrative Expenses $1,090,366
   Fundraising Expenses $600,442
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $12,806,259
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-3,362,713
   
Net Assets $27,848,959

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
Marketing and Communications $5,997,583 53.9%
Partnerships & Special Initiatives $1,562,850 14.1%
Systems and Practices $1,224,209 11.0%

Ratings History
Power to Decide has received 12 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 11/01/2018 91.21 four stars
2016-12 12/01/2017 90.94 four stars
2015-12 12/01/2016 92.38 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 94.77 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 09/01/2015 94.08 four stars
2013-12 02/01/2015 92.05 four stars
2012-12 11/01/2013 92.06 four stars
2011-12 11/06/2012 99.26 four stars
2010-12 09/20/2011 98.43 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 10/01/2010 99.03 four stars
2008-12 04/01/2010 98.51 four stars
2007-12 12/01/2008 98.72 four stars
2006-12 07/01/2008 92.28 four stars
2005-12 08/01/2007 72.53 two 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 52-1974611
Name in IRS Master File THE NATIONAL CAMPAIGN TO PREVENT TEEN AND UNPLANNED PREGNANCY
NTEE Code P30
NTEE Classification Children's, Youth Services
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(149) Other instruction and training
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 August, 1996
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • 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
$373,619 2.91% Virginia Ehrlich Chief Executive Officer
Other Salaries of Note
$1,000 0.00% Kimberly Dawn Wisdom Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Power to Decide (DC) 91.21 four stars
Marathon Kids (TX) 94.55 four stars
Neighborhood House, Louisville (KY) 92.17 four stars
Voices For Children Foundation, Inc. (FL) 92.95 four stars
Old Newsboys' Goodfellow Fund of Detroit (MI) 91.22 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Power to Decide
1776 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Suite 200
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 478-8500
fax: (202) 478-8588
EIN: 52-1974611

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Board Leadership

Stephen A. Weiswasser
Chair

CEO

Ginny Ehrlich
Chief Executive Officer

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