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Pride Foundation

Building a Foundation for All

four stars

97.11

2014 E. Madison St Suite 300
Seattle, WA 98122
tel: (800) 735-7287   Web Site
EIN: 91-1325007

Board Leadership
Brandy Pirtle-Guiney
President

CEO
Katie Carter
CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 97.11 four stars
  Financial 99.17 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Pride Foundation was founded in late 1985 by four committed individuals, who believed that the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community needed its own philanthropic organization. The foundation inspires giving to expand opportunities and advance full equality for LGBTQ people across the Northwest. It envisions a world in which all LGBTQ youth, adults, and families enjoy the freedom to live safely, openly, and genuinely.

Pride Foundation was founded in late 1985 by four committed individuals, who believed that the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community needed its own philanthropic organization. The foundation inspires giving to expand opportunities and advance full equality for LGBTQ people across the Northwest. It envisions a world in which all LGBTQ youth, adults, and families enjoy the freedom to live safely, openly, and genuinely.

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Financial

four stars

99.17

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 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)
82.1%
  Administrative Expenses 10.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.78
  Program Expenses Growth 10.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pride Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pride Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Pride Foundation (WA) 97.11 four stars
The Trevor Project (CA) 97.25 four stars
GLSEN (NY) 85.16 three stars
National Center for Transgender Equality (DC) 93.52 four stars
Keshet (MA) 89.20 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,255,284
   Federated Campaigns $61,014
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $86,020
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,402,318
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,402,318
   Other Revenue $997,137
TOTAL REVENUE $3,399,455
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,500,205
   Administrative Expenses $503,680
   Fundraising Expenses $282,772
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,286,657
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-887,202
   
Net Assets $37,109,256

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
Granting Program $1,835,858 52.4%
Education & Outreach $928,954 26.5%
Scholarship Program $735,393 21.0%

Ratings History
Pride Foundation has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-03 03/01/2020 97.11 four stars
2018-03 02/01/2019 97.09 four stars
2017-03 03/01/2018 97.29 four stars
2016-03 02/01/2017 90.26 four stars
2015-03 06/01/2016 90.85 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-03 08/01/2015 87.95 three stars
2013-03 08/01/2014 95.36 four stars
2013-03 02/01/2014 94.57 four stars
2012-03 06/01/2013 84.21 three stars
2011-03 11/06/2012 82.32 three stars
2011-03 05/01/2012 80.79 three stars
2010-03 09/20/2011 93.03 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-03 07/01/2011 88.76 three stars
2009-03 08/01/2010 77.22 two 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 91-1325007
Name in IRS Master File PRIDE FOUNDATION
NTEE Code R26
NTEE Classification Lesbian, Gay Rights
NTEE Type Civil Rights, Social Action, Advocacy
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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 May, 1986
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End March
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • March, 2019
  • March, 2018
  • March, 2017
  • March, 2016
  • March, 2015
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$134,087 3.12% Kris Hermanns CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Pride Foundation (WA) 97.11 four stars
OutRight Action International (NY) 85.97 three stars
Equality Florida Institute (FL) 90.97 four stars
GLBTQ Legal Advocates & Defenders (GLAD) (MA) 91.26 four stars
GLAAD Inc. (NY) 91.44 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Pride Foundation
2014 E. Madison St
Suite 300
Seattle, WA 98122
tel: (800) 735-7287
EIN: 91-1325007

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Board Leadership

Brandy Pirtle-Guiney
President

CEO

Katie Carter
CEO

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