Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

Families Against Mandatory Minimums Foundation

Families for Justice Reform

four stars

92.22

1100 H Street NW Suite 1000
Washington, DC 20005
tel: (202) 822-6700   Web Site
EIN: 52-1750246

Board Leadership
Julie Stewart
Chair

CEO
Kevin Ring
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.22 four stars
  Financial 100.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

FAMM is the national voice for fair sentencing laws and prison policies. We shine a light on the human face of incarceration, advocate for state and federal sentencing reform, and mobilize thousands of individuals and families whose lives are adversely affected by unjust sentences and harmful prison policies. FAMM's vision is a nation in which sentencing is individualized, humane, and sufficient but not greater than necessary to impose just punishment, secure public safety, and support successful rehabilitation and reentry. FAMM's national membership includes prisoners and their families, attorneys, judges, criminal justice experts and concerned citizens.

FAMM is the national voice for fair sentencing laws and prison policies. We shine a light on the human face of incarceration, advocate for state and federal sentencing reform, and mobilize thousands of individuals and families whose lives are adversely affected by unjust sentences and harmful prison policies. FAMM's vision is a nation in which sentencing is individualized, humane, and sufficient but not greater than necessary to impose just punishment, secure public safety, and support successful rehabilitation and reentry. FAMM's national membership includes prisoners and their families, attorneys, judges, criminal justice experts and concerned citizens.

Impact Information

GuideStar is Charity Navigator's trusted partner in sharing information on how this organization seeks impact.  GuideStar has recognized this organization with a Gold Seal of Transparency for voluntarily and publicly describing their goals, strategies, and accomplishments.  Learn More about Impact Information.
Charting Impact

What is your organization aiming to accomplish?

What are your strategies for making this happen?

What are your organization's capabilities for doing this?

How will your organization know if you are making progress?

What have and haven't you accomplished so far?

This impact information is current as of March 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 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)
85.7%
  Administrative Expenses 6.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.46
  Program Expenses Growth 26.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Families Against Mandatory Minimums Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Families Against Mandatory Minimums Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,991,502
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,991,502
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,991,502
   Other Revenue $19,388
TOTAL REVENUE $4,010,890
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,900,202
   Administrative Expenses $123,705
   Fundraising Expenses $213,840
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,237,747
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $773,143
   
Net Assets $3,943,010

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$164,385 5.07% Kevin Ring President

Mission

FAMM is the national voice for fair sentencing laws and prison policies. We shine a light on the human face of incarceration, advocate for state and federal sentencing reform, and mobilize thousands of individuals and families whose lives are adversely affected by unjust sentences and harmful prison policies. FAMM's vision is a nation in which sentencing is individualized, humane, and sufficient but not greater than necessary to impose just punishment, secure public safety, and support successful rehabilitation and reentry. FAMM's national membership includes prisoners and their families, attorneys, judges, criminal justice experts and concerned citizens.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Families Against Mandatory Minimums Foundation (DC) 92.22 four stars
Ella Baker Center for Human Rights (CA) 89.69 three stars
People's Action Institute (IL) 89.57 three stars
ALIGN: The Alliance for a Greater New York (NY) 88.23 three stars
Asian Americans Advancing Justice Los Angeles (CA) 92.02 four stars

Compare These Charities (Highly Rated)

Charity Contact Info

Families Against Mandatory Minimums Foundation
1100 H Street NW
Suite 1000
Washington, DC 20005
tel: (202) 822-6700
fax: (202) 822-6704
EIN: 52-1750246

Visit Web Site

Board Leadership

Julie Stewart
Chair

CEO

Kevin Ring
President