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Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

The Sikh Coalition

Working towards the realization of civil and human rights for all people

four stars

93.63

50 Broad Street Suite 504
New York, NY 10004
tel: (212) 655-3095   Web Site
EIN: 22-3834037

Board Leadership
Narinder Singh
Executive Chairman

CEO
Satjeet Kaur
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.63 four stars
  Financial 94.34 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

For 15 years, the Sikh Coalition has defended Sikh civil liberties in the courtroom, classroom, community and halls of Congress. Whether it's working to secure safer schools, prevent hate and discrimination, create equal employment opportunities, or empower local Sikh communities, the Sikh Coalition's goal is working towards a world where Sikhs, and other religious minorities in America, may freely practice their faith without bias and discrimination.

For 15 years, the Sikh Coalition has defended Sikh civil liberties in the courtroom, classroom, community and halls of Congress. Whether it's working to secure safer schools, prevent hate and discrimination, create equal employment opportunities, or empower local Sikh communities, the Sikh Coalition's goal is working towards a world where Sikhs, and other religious minorities in America, may freely practice their faith without bias and discrimination.

Financial

four stars

94.34

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 06/01/2021 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)
82.7%
  Administrative Expenses 6.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.87
  Program Expenses Growth 13.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Sikh Coalition on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Sikh Coalition on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Sikh Coalition (NY) 93.63 four stars
National Low Income Housing Coalition (DC) 92.02 four stars
The Voter Participation Center (DC) 89.37 three stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,960,681
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $52,478
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,013,159
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,013,159
   Other Revenue $28,028
TOTAL REVENUE $2,041,187
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,821,065
   Administrative Expenses $129,118
   Fundraising Expenses $226,999
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,177,182
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-135,995
   
Net Assets $2,189,863

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
Legal Program $561,906 30.9%
Community Relations Program $505,722 27.8%
Government Advocacy $422,442 23.2%

Ratings History
The Sikh Coalition has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 06/01/2021 93.63 four stars
2018-12 02/01/2020 94.90 four stars
2017-12 03/01/2019 89.79 three stars
2017-12 02/01/2019 89.41 three stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 87.56 three stars
2015-12 12/22/2017 93.03 four stars
2015-12 11/01/2017 91.02 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 22-3834037
Name in IRS Master File SIKH COALITION INC
NTEE Code R60
NTEE Classification Civil Liberties Advocacy
NTEE Type Civil Rights, Social Action, Advocacy
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 June, 2003
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$125,460 5.76% Satjeet Kaur Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$127,390 5.85% Mark Reading-Smith Director of Communications

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Sikh Coalition (NY) 93.63 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

The Sikh Coalition
50 Broad Street
Suite 504
New York, NY 10004
tel: (212) 655-3095
EIN: 22-3834037

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Board Leadership

Narinder Singh
Executive Chairman

CEO

Satjeet Kaur
Executive Director

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