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National Women's Health Network

A voice for women, a network for change

four stars

93.21

1413 K Street NW 4th Floor
Washington, DC 20005
tel: (202) 682-2640   Web Site
EIN: 52-1081261

Board Leadership
Mia Kim Sullivan
Chair

CEO
Cindy Pearson
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.21 four stars
  Financial 93.43 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The National Women's Health Network (NWHN) was founded in 1975 to give women a greater voice within the healthcare system. NWHN is a membership-based organization supported by 8,000 individuals and organizations nationwide. We do not accept financial support from pharmaceutical companies, tobacco companies or medical device manufacturers. The National Women's Health Network improves the health of all women by developing and promoting a critical analysis of health issues in order to affect policy and support consumer decision-making. The Network aspires to a health care system that is guided by social justice and reflects the needs of diverse women.

The National Women's Health Network (NWHN) was founded in 1975 to give women a greater voice within the healthcare system. NWHN is a membership-based organization supported by 8,000 individuals and organizations nationwide. We do not accept financial support from pharmaceutical companies, tobacco companies or medical device manufacturers. The National Women's Health Network improves the health of all women by developing and promoting a critical analysis of health issues in order to affect policy and support consumer decision-making. The Network aspires to a health care system that is guided by social justice and reflects the needs of diverse women.

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Financial

four stars

93.43

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 03/01/2018 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)
83.5%
  Administrative Expenses 9.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.58
  Program Expenses Growth 8.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Women's Health Network on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
Joint Cost Allocation Adjustment applied. Learn more.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Women's Health Network on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $955,171
   Federated Campaigns $2,516
   Membership Dues $156,019
   Fundraising Events $37,430
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,151,136
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,151,136
   Other Revenue $-7,077
TOTAL REVENUE $1,144,059
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $1,137,500
   Administrative Expenses $140,979
   Fundraising Expenses $102,457
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,380,936
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-236,877
   
Net Assets $823,248

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
Health Policy Activities $566,157 48.4%
Women's Health Voice $337,869 28.9%
Member Services $222,818 19.1%
Helen Rodriguez-Trias Women's Health Leadership Development Program $42,124 3.6%

Ratings History
National Women's Health Network has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 03/01/2018 93.21 four stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 93.78 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 93.63 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 88.22 three stars
2014-12 12/22/2015 85.19 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 92.83 four stars
2012-12 12/20/2013 80.74 three stars
2011-12 09/01/2012 93.04 four stars
2010-12 12/01/2011 93.53 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 86.82 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 10/01/2010 85.69 three stars
2007-12 12/17/2008 80.39 three stars
2006-12 10/01/2007 88.95 three stars
2005-12 02/01/2007 96.04 four 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 52-1081261
Name in IRS Master File NATIONAL WOMENS HEALTH NETWORK INC
NTEE Code E99
NTEE Classification Health - General and Rehabilitative N.E.C.
NTEE Type Health - General and Rehabilitative
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (124) Study and research (non-scientific)
(531) Medical care service
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 July, 1977
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
$90,447 6.54% Cynthia A. Pearson Executive Director

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Charity Contact Info

National Women's Health Network
1413 K Street NW
4th Floor
Washington, DC 20005
tel: (202) 682-2640
fax: (202) 682-2648
EIN: 52-1081261

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Board Leadership

Mia Kim Sullivan
Chair

CEO

Cindy Pearson
Executive Director

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