International : International Peace, Security, and Affairs

Polaris

For a world without slavery

94.28

P.O. Box 65323 Washington, DC 20035
tel: (202) 745-1001   Web Site
EIN: 03-0391561

Board Leadership
Thomas P. Lockerby
Chairperson

CEO
Bradley Myles
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.28
  Financial 92.50
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

92.50

Accountability & Transparency

97.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
87.0%
  Administrative Expenses 5.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.92
  Program Expenses Growth 34.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 24.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Polaris on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Polaris on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,005,861
   Federated Campaigns $65,162
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,434,224
Total Contributions $7,505,247
   Program Service Revenue $187,224
Total Primary Revenue $7,692,471
   Other Revenue $22,720
TOTAL REVENUE $7,715,191
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,712,537
   Administrative Expenses $216,409
   Fundraising Expenses $552,255
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,481,201
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,233,990
   
Net Assets $5,341,619

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$153,835 2.37% Bradley Myles Executive Director and CEO

Mission

Polaris Project is a leading organization in the global fight against human trafficking and modern-day slavery. Named after the North Star "Polaris" that guided slaves to freedom along the Underground Railroad, Polaris Project is transforming the way that individuals and communities respond to human trafficking, in the U.S. and globally.

By successfully pushing for stronger federal and state laws, operating the National Human Trafficking Resource Center hotline (1-888-373-7888), conducting trainings, and providing vital services to victims of trafficking, Polaris Project creates long-term solutions that move our society closer to a world without slavery.

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Charity Contact Info

Polaris
P.O. Box 65323
Washington, DC 20035
tel: (202) 745-1001
fax: (202) 745-1119
EIN: 03-0391561

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Board Leadership

Thomas P. Lockerby
Chairperson

CEO

Bradley Myles
Chief Executive Officer

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