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Institute for Women's Policy Research

Strengthening families, communities, and societies

four stars

97.87

1200 18th Street NW Suite 301
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 785-5100   Web Site
EIN: 52-1549572

Board Leadership
Lorretta Johnson
Chairperson

CEO
C. Nicole Mason
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 97.87 four stars
  Financial 100.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Institute for Women's Policy Research (IWPR) conducts rigorous research and disseminates its findings to address the needs of women, promote public dialogue, and strengthen families, communities, and societies. IWPR focuses on issues of poverty and welfare, employment and earnings, work and family issues, health and safety, and women's civic and political participation. The Institute works with policymakers, scholars, and public interest groups around the country to design, execute, and disseminate research that illuminates economics and social policy issues affecting women and families, and to build a network of individuals and organizations that conduct and use women-oriented policy research.

The Institute for Women's Policy Research (IWPR) conducts rigorous research and disseminates its findings to address the needs of women, promote public dialogue, and strengthen families, communities, and societies. IWPR focuses on issues of poverty and welfare, employment and earnings, work and family issues, health and safety, and women's civic and political participation. The Institute works with policymakers, scholars, and public interest groups around the country to design, execute, and disseminate research that illuminates economics and social policy issues affecting women and families, and to build a network of individuals and organizations that conduct and use women-oriented policy research.

Financial

four stars

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 05/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
85.8%
  Administrative Expenses 12.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.10
  Program Expenses Growth 15.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Institute for Women's Policy Research on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Institute for Women's Policy Research on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Institute for Women's Policy Research (DC) 97.87 four stars
Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy (MN) 87.92 three stars
The Federalist Society for Law and Public Policy Studies (DC) 92.22 four stars
Center for the New Economy (PR) 91.99 four stars
Council for a Strong America (DC) 92.02 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,650,085
   Federated Campaigns $3,898
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $184,768
Total Contributions $4,838,751
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $4,838,751
   Other Revenue $17,831
TOTAL REVENUE $4,856,582
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,555,829
   Administrative Expenses $239,425
   Fundraising Expenses $56,065
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,851,319
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,005,263
   
Net Assets $4,149,381

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
Employment, Education, and Economic Change $1,410,524 39.7%
Work & Family $1,191,135 33.5%
Poverty & Income Security $338,938 9.5%

Ratings History
Institute for Women's Policy Research has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 05/01/2021 97.87 four stars
2019-06 04/01/2021 92.92 four stars
2017-12 11/01/2019 90.59 four stars
2017-12 06/01/2019 75.85 two stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 86.79 three stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 92.02 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 89.80 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 09/01/2015 83.24 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 80.40 three stars
2012-12 06/01/2014 88.45 three stars
2011-12 10/01/2013 87.68 three stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 87.36 three stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 90.32 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 83.60 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 79.59 two stars
2008-12 06/01/2010 98.78 four stars
2007-12 05/01/2009 99.19 four stars
2006-12 05/01/2008 96.77 four stars
2005-12 05/01/2007 68.46 one star

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 52-1549572
Name in IRS Master File INSTITUTE FOR WOMENS POLICY RESEARCH
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (199) Other scientific research activities
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 December, 1988
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$203,497 5.28% Heidi Hartmann President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Institute for Women's Policy Research (DC) 97.87 four stars
Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy (DC) 94.74 four stars
The Federalist Society for Law and Public Policy Studies (DC) 92.22 four stars
National Consumers League (DC) 88.78 three stars
World Institute on Disability (CA) 85.65 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Institute for Women's Policy Research
1200 18th Street NW
Suite 301
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 785-5100
fax: (202) 833-4362
EIN: 52-1549572

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Board Leadership

Lorretta Johnson
Chairperson

CEO

C. Nicole Mason
President, CEO

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