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Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

Pride Foundation

Building a Foundation for All

four stars

97.09

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

Board Leadership
Steven Wakefield
President

CEO
Katie Carter
Acting CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 97.09 four stars
  Financial 99.05 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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

99.05

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 02/01/2019 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)
81.7%
  Administrative Expenses 9.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.72
  Program Expenses Growth 13.0%
  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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Pride Foundation (WA) 97.09 four stars
Equality California Institute (CA) 90.71 four stars
GLBTQ Legal Advocates & Defenders (GLAD) (MA) 90.21 four stars
Center on Halsted (IL) 93.19 four stars
The Center on Colfax (CO) 85.48 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,934,698
   Federated Campaigns $103,155
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $90,204
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $5,128,057
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $5,128,057
   Other Revenue $2,751,688
TOTAL REVENUE $7,879,745
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,516,967
   Administrative Expenses $394,612
   Fundraising Expenses $369,415
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,280,994
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $3,598,751
   
Net Assets $35,891,279

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 $1,943,113 55.2%
Education & Outreach $938,344 26.7%
Scholarship Program $635,510 18.1%

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

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
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, 2018
  • March, 2017
  • March, 2016
  • March, 2015
  • March, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$147,404 3.44% Kris Hermanns CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Pride Foundation (WA) 97.09 four stars
Equality California Institute (CA) 90.71 four stars
Center on Halsted (IL) 93.19 four stars
The San Diego LGBT Community Center (CA) 88.43 three stars
Affirmations (MI) 88.23 three 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

Steven Wakefield
President

CEO

Katie Carter
Acting CEO

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