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International : International Peace, Security, and Affairs (Grantmaking)

The Fund for Global Human Rights

Securing dignity and freedom for people worldwide

four stars

92.02

1301 Connecticut Avenue, NW Suite 400
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 347-7488   Web Site
EIN: 75-3029336

Board Leadership
Chris Canavan
Chair

CEO
Regan E. Ralph
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.02 four stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 08/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Fund for Global Human Rights is founded on the belief that securing basic freedoms worldwide requires effective, frontline organizations challenging abuse wherever it occurs. Thus the Fund for Global Human Rights works to ensure a strong, effective human rights community worldwide. Grants are awarded through a competitive and transparent grants process in areas strategically chosen to advance human rights conditions. Our grants support campaigns that otherwise might falter for lack of resources, bring financial stability to groups, and help organizations take their work to the next level in terms of visibility and impact.

The Fund for Global Human Rights is founded on the belief that securing basic freedoms worldwide requires effective, frontline organizations challenging abuse wherever it occurs. Thus the Fund for Global Human Rights works to ensure a strong, effective human rights community worldwide. Grants are awarded through a competitive and transparent grants process in areas strategically chosen to advance human rights conditions. Our grants support campaigns that otherwise might falter for lack of resources, bring financial stability to groups, and help organizations take their work to the next level in terms of visibility and impact.

Financial

four stars

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 08/01/2017 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)
91.1%
  Administrative Expenses 5.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.78
  Program Expenses Growth 15.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Fund for Global Human Rights on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Fund for Global Human Rights on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Fund for Global Human Rights (DC) 92.02 four stars
The Center for Victims of Torture (MN) 90.09 four stars
Polaris (DC) 96.46 four stars
MADRE (NY) 95.83 four stars
Human Rights Foundation (NY) 92.42 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $15,282,033
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $15,282,033
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $15,282,033
   Other Revenue $-2,848
TOTAL REVENUE $15,279,185
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $13,511,488
   Administrative Expenses $456,019
   Fundraising Expenses $562,274
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $14,529,781
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $749,404
   
Net Assets $9,998,131

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
Grant Distribution Program $13,511,488 100.0%

Ratings History
The Fund for Global Human Rights has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 08/01/2017 92.02 four stars
2015-06 08/01/2016 91.45 four stars
2015-06 07/01/2016 86.10 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 90.80 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 08/01/2015 90.94 four stars
2013-06 06/01/2014 89.08 three stars
2012-06 06/01/2013 89.17 three stars
2011-06 09/01/2012 86.32 three 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 75-3029336
Name in IRS Master File FUND FOR GLOBAL HUMAN RIGHTS
NTEE Code Q70
NTEE Classification International Human Rights
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
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 August, 2002
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013

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
$259,081 1.78% Regan Ralph Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Fund for Global Human Rights (DC) 92.02 four stars
Polaris (DC) 96.46 four stars
Unitarian Universalist Service Committee (MA) 96.19 four stars
Coalition Against Trafficking in Women (NY) 87.33 three stars
Women's Learning Partnership (MD) 91.16 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Fund for Global Human Rights
1301 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Suite 400
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 347-7488
fax: (202) 347-7487
EIN: 75-3029336

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Board Leadership

Chris Canavan
Chair

CEO

Regan E. Ralph
Executive Director

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