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Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

American Nonsmokers' Rights Foundation

Defending your right to breathe smoke free air since 1976

four stars

92.13

2530 San Pablo Avenue Suite J
Berkeley, CA 94702
tel: (510) 841-3032   Web Site
EIN: 94-2922136

Board Leadership
Kirk Kleinschmidt
President

CEO
Cynthia Hallett
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.13 four stars
  Financial 92.27 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

American Nonsmokers' Rights Foundation (ANR Foundation) is a non-lobbying, educational organization which creates comprehensive programs for youth of all ages on issues of smoking prevention, the benefits of smoke free air, and the right to breathe smoke free air. The sister organization to Americans for Nonsmokers' Rights, the ANR Foundation provides educational resources for schools, health departments, medical organizations, and others interested in the issues surrounding smoking and secondhand smoke. Our goals are to raise a smokefree generation that rejects tobacco use and tobacco industry manipulation and interference tactics, and to educate the community about the health effects of secondhand smoke and the benefits of smokefree environments.

American Nonsmokers' Rights Foundation (ANR Foundation) is a non-lobbying, educational organization which creates comprehensive programs for youth of all ages on issues of smoking prevention, the benefits of smoke free air, and the right to breathe smoke free air. The sister organization to Americans for Nonsmokers' Rights, the ANR Foundation provides educational resources for schools, health departments, medical organizations, and others interested in the issues surrounding smoking and secondhand smoke. Our goals are to raise a smokefree generation that rejects tobacco use and tobacco industry manipulation and interference tactics, and to educate the community about the health effects of secondhand smoke and the benefits of smokefree environments.

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Financial

four stars

92.27

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 05/01/2018 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)
84.2%
  Administrative Expenses 10.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.42
  Program Expenses Growth 16.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 28.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Nonsmokers' Rights Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Nonsmokers' Rights Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Nonsmokers' Rights Foundation (CA) 92.13 four stars
Families Against Mandatory Minimums Foundation (DC) 97.12 four stars
Acton Institute for the Study of Religion and Liberty (MI) 99.01 four stars
Asian Americans Advancing Justice (DC) 90.91 four stars
NumbersUSA (VA) 94.74 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,989,460
   Federated Campaigns $7,427
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $313,138
Total Contributions $2,310,025
   Program Service Revenue $122,063
Total Primary Revenue $2,432,088
   Other Revenue $64,319
TOTAL REVENUE $2,496,407
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,373,550
   Administrative Expenses $284,986
   Fundraising Expenses $190,350
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,848,886
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-352,479
   
Net Assets $1,162,953

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
Public Information and Technical Assistance $1,716,327 72.3%
Databases and Infrastructure Development $657,223 27.7%

Ratings History
American Nonsmokers' Rights Foundation has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 05/01/2018 92.13 four stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 91.45 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 93.91 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 03/01/2016 94.38 four stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 91.77 four stars
2012-12 11/01/2013 93.81 four stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 88.32 three stars
2010-12 12/23/2011 81.55 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 80.85 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 12/22/2010 75.25 two stars
2008-12 07/01/2010 85.05 three stars
2007-12 04/01/2009 95.40 four stars
2006-12 07/01/2008 92.50 four stars
2005-12 08/01/2007 90.42 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 94-2922136
Name in IRS Master File AMERICAN NONSMOKERS RIGHTS FOUNDATION
NTEE Code R6X
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 (351) Combating or preventing pollution (air, water, etc)
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 January, 1984
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
$142,884 5.01% Cynthia Hallett Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Nonsmokers' Rights Foundation (CA) 92.13 four stars
NumbersUSA (VA) 94.74 four stars
American Civil Liberties Union of Ohio Foundation (OH) 86.59 three stars
American Jewish Committee (NY) 89.28 three stars
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Charity Contact Info

American Nonsmokers' Rights Foundation
2530 San Pablo Avenue
Suite J
Berkeley, CA 94702
tel: (510) 841-3032
fax: (510) 841-3071
EIN: 94-2922136

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Board Leadership

Kirk Kleinschmidt
President

CEO

Cynthia Hallett
Executive Director

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