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Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

Every Voice Center

Empowering Everyday People

four stars

95.09

1211 Connecticut Avenue NW Suite 600
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 640-5600   Web Site
EIN: 52-2003442

Board Leadership
Cathy Duvall
Board Chair

CEO
Nick Nyhart
President

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.09 four stars
  Financial 94.34 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Every Voice Center (formerly Public Campaign) is a non-partisan organization dedicated to sweeping reform that aims to dramatically reduce the role of big special interest money in American politics. Every Voice Center is laying the foundation for reform by working with a broad range of organizations - including local community groups - around the country that are fighting for change in their states and national organizations whose members are not fairly represented under the current system. Together we are building a network of national and state-based efforts to create a powerful national force for federal and state campaign reform.

Every Voice Center (formerly Public Campaign) is a non-partisan organization dedicated to sweeping reform that aims to dramatically reduce the role of big special interest money in American politics. Every Voice Center is laying the foundation for reform by working with a broad range of organizations - including local community groups - around the country that are fighting for change in their states and national organizations whose members are not fairly represented under the current system. Together we are building a network of national and state-based efforts to create a powerful national force for federal and state campaign reform.

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Financial

four stars

94.34

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 04/01/2018 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)
82.7%
  Administrative Expenses 9.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.37
  Program Expenses Growth 21.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Every Voice Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Every Voice Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Every Voice Center (DC) 95.09 four stars
Democracy North Carolina (NC) 86.44 three stars
Project On Government Oversight (DC) 92.76 four stars
National Taxpayers Union Foundation (DC) 89.86 three stars
MapLight (CA) 94.48 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,434,073
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,434,073
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,434,073
   Other Revenue $1,804
TOTAL REVENUE $3,435,877
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,654,593
   Administrative Expenses $277,458
   Fundraising Expenses $255,921
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,187,972
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $247,905
   
Net Assets $1,076,347

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
Educate the Public $1,429,526 53.8%
Educate Influential Figures $795,460 30.0%
National Campaign Finance Reform Support $429,607 16.2%

Ratings History
Every Voice Center has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 04/01/2018 95.09 four stars
2015-12 06/01/2017 90.55 four stars
2014-12 07/01/2016 92.06 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 90.67 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 10/01/2015 89.62 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 83.82 three stars
2012-12 03/01/2014 93.24 four stars
2011-12 07/01/2013 82.01 three stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 86.12 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 72.94 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 06/01/2011 62.38 one star
2008-12 07/01/2010 72.28 two stars
2007-12 04/01/2009 81.21 three stars
2006-12 04/01/2008 92.26 four stars
2005-12 07/01/2007 74.68 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 52-2003442
Name in IRS Master File EVERY VOICE CENTER
NTEE Code W20
NTEE Classification Government and Public Administration
NTEE Type Public, Society Benefit - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(125) Giving information or opinion (see also Advocacy)
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 March, 1997
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
$176,228 5.52% Nicholas Nyhart President/CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Every Voice Center (DC) 95.09 four stars
Common Cause Education Fund (DC) 96.66 four stars
Medicare Rights Center (NY) 91.45 four stars
Project On Government Oversight (DC) 92.76 four stars
Goldwater Institute (AZ) 89.12 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Every Voice Center
1211 Connecticut Avenue NW
Suite 600
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 640-5600
fax: (202) 640-5601
EIN: 52-2003442

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Board Leadership

Cathy Duvall
Board Chair

CEO

Nick Nyhart
President

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