Human Services : Children's and Family Services

Parents Television Council

Because our children are watching

two stars

72.51

707 Wilshire Boulevard Suite 2075
Los Angeles, CA 90017
tel: (800) 882-6868   Web Site
EIN: 95-4819071

Board Leadership
Don Noblitt
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Tim Winter
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 72.51 two stars
  Financial 65.55 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 82.00 three stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Parents Television Council (PTC) was founded in 1995 to ensure that children are not constantly assaulted by sex, violence and profanity on television and in other media. Our national grassroots organization has more than 1.3 million members across the United States, and works with television producers, broadcasters, networks and sponsors in an effort to stem the flow of harmful and negative messages targeted to children. We are a nonpartisan organization that works with government officials to enforce broadcast decency standards. Most importantly, the PTC produces critical research and publications documenting the increase in sex, violence and profanity in entertainment. This information is provided free of charge so parents can make informed viewing choices for their own families.

The Parents Television Council (PTC) was founded in 1995 to ensure that children are not constantly assaulted by sex, violence and profanity on television and in other media. Our national grassroots organization has more than 1.3 million members across the United States, and works with television producers, broadcasters, networks and sponsors in an effort to stem the flow of harmful and negative messages targeted to children. We are a nonpartisan organization that works with government officials to enforce broadcast decency standards. Most importantly, the PTC produces critical research and publications documenting the increase in sex, violence and profanity in entertainment. This information is provided free of charge so parents can make informed viewing choices for their own families.

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Financial

one star

65.55

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

82.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 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)
78.2%
  Administrative Expenses 4.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 17.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.17
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.03
  Program Expenses Growth -6.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 78.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Parents Television Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Parents Television Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,207,117
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,207,117
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,207,117
   Other Revenue $3,105
TOTAL REVENUE $2,210,222
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,869,113
   Administrative Expenses $112,111
   Fundraising Expenses $359,089
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,340,313
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-130,091
   
Net Assets $80,793

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$184,600 7.88% Timothy Winter President

Mission

The Parents Television Council (PTC) was founded in 1995 to ensure that children are not constantly assaulted by sex, violence and profanity on television and in other media. Our national grassroots organization has more than 1.3 million members across the United States, and works with television producers, broadcasters, networks and sponsors in an effort to stem the flow of harmful and negative messages targeted to children. We are a nonpartisan organization that works with government officials to enforce broadcast decency standards. Most importantly, the PTC produces critical research and publications documenting the increase in sex, violence and profanity in entertainment. This information is provided free of charge so parents can make informed viewing choices for their own families.

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Charity Contact Info

Parents Television Council
707 Wilshire Boulevard
Suite 2075
Los Angeles, CA 90017
tel: (800) 882-6868
fax: (213) 403-1301
EIN: 95-4819071

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Board Leadership

Don Noblitt
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Tim Winter
President