Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

National Coalition Against Censorship

Promoting freedom of thought, inquiry and expression and opposing censorship in all its forms

four stars

97.85

19 Fulton Street Suite 407
New York, NY 10038
tel: (212) 807-6222   Web Site
EIN: 13-3197949

Board Leadership
Jon Anderson
President

CEO
Chris Finan
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 97.85 four stars
  Financial 96.96 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The National Coalition Against Censorship (NCAC) is an alliance of more than 50 national non-profit organizations, including literary, artistic, religious, educational, professional, labor, and civil liberties groups. NCAC's mission is to promote freedom of thought, inquiry and expression and oppose censorship in all its forms. NCAC: educates the public and policy makers about threats to free expression, mobilizes them to take action to oppose censorship, and assist in those efforts, facilitates communications between local activists and national organizations, devises new educational, advocacy, and media strategies to create a more hospitable environment for free speech and artistic freedom. We collaborate with coalition partners to produce educational materials and events to meet the needs of their members. We promote grass roots activism by providing assistance, advice, and information to individuals and community groups around the country.

The National Coalition Against Censorship (NCAC) is an alliance of more than 50 national non-profit organizations, including literary, artistic, religious, educational, professional, labor, and civil liberties groups. NCAC's mission is to promote freedom of thought, inquiry and expression and oppose censorship in all its forms. NCAC: educates the public and policy makers about threats to free expression, mobilizes them to take action to oppose censorship, and assist in those efforts, facilitates communications between local activists and national organizations, devises new educational, advocacy, and media strategies to create a more hospitable environment for free speech and artistic freedom. We collaborate with coalition partners to produce educational materials and events to meet the needs of their members. We promote grass roots activism by providing assistance, advice, and information to individuals and community groups around the country.

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Financial

four stars

96.96

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 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)
86.1%
  Administrative Expenses 4.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.45
  Program Expenses Growth 9.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Coalition Against Censorship on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Coalition Against Censorship on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $411,415
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $28,550
   Fundraising Events $26,810
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $466,775
   Program Service Revenue $1,021
Total Primary Revenue $467,796
   Other Revenue $303,804
TOTAL REVENUE $771,600
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $997,309
   Administrative Expenses $47,025
   Fundraising Expenses $116,062
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,160,396
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-388,796
   
Net Assets $1,413,608

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$130,000 11.20% Christopher M. Finan Executive Director

Mission

The National Coalition Against Censorship (NCAC) is an alliance of more than 50 national non-profit organizations, including literary, artistic, religious, educational, professional, labor, and civil liberties groups. NCAC's mission is to promote freedom of thought, inquiry and expression and oppose censorship in all its forms. NCAC: educates the public and policy makers about threats to free expression, mobilizes them to take action to oppose censorship, and assist in those efforts, facilitates communications between local activists and national organizations, devises new educational, advocacy, and media strategies to create a more hospitable environment for free speech and artistic freedom. We collaborate with coalition partners to produce educational materials and events to meet the needs of their members. We promote grass roots activism by providing assistance, advice, and information to individuals and community groups around the country.

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National Coalition Against Censorship (NY) 97.85 four stars
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American Immigration Council (DC) 94.52 four stars
ACLU Foundation of Maryland (MD) 91.22 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

National Coalition Against Censorship
19 Fulton Street
Suite 407
New York, NY 10038
tel: (212) 807-6222
fax: (212) 807-6245
EIN: 13-3197949

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Board Leadership

Jon Anderson
President

CEO

Chris Finan
Executive Director