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Pennsylvania Family Institute

Strengthening families by restoring to public life the traditional, foundational principles and values essential for the well-being of society

three stars

82.37

23 North Front Street Harrisburg, PA 17101
tel: (717) 545-0600   Web Site
EIN: 23-2569197

Board Leadership
Kent Martin
Chairman

CEO
Michael Geer
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 82.37 three stars
  Financial 80.09 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Mission of the Pennsylvania Family Institute is to strengthen families by restoring to public life the traditional, foundational principles and values essential for the well-being of society. They are a research and education organization devoted to restoring these values to the state and nation by analyzing public policies and cultural trends for their impact on the family. They produce policy reports, promote responsible citizenship and work to promote unity among pro-family groups. The organization was founded in 1989.

The Mission of the Pennsylvania Family Institute is to strengthen families by restoring to public life the traditional, foundational principles and values essential for the well-being of society. They are a research and education organization devoted to restoring these values to the state and nation by analyzing public policies and cultural trends for their impact on the family. They produce policy reports, promote responsible citizenship and work to promote unity among pro-family groups. The organization was founded in 1989.

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Financial

three stars

80.09

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
76.0%
  Administrative Expenses 18.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.28
  Program Expenses Growth 1.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 25.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pennsylvania Family Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pennsylvania Family Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Pennsylvania Family Institute (PA) 82.37 three stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,463,245
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,463,245
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,463,245
   Other Revenue $33,333
TOTAL REVENUE $1,496,578
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,188,657
   Administrative Expenses $297,582
   Fundraising Expenses $62,833
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,549,072
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-52,494
   
Net Assets $415,445

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
Educational Funds $898,484 75.6%
Expansion of Educational Options/Parental Choice $290,173 24.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 04/01/2019 82.37 three stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 83.16 three stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 80.17 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 85.01 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 03/01/2016 84.79 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 74.49 two stars
2012-12 03/01/2014 76.95 two stars
2011-12 07/01/2013 70.28 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 23-2569197
Name in IRS Master File PENNSYLVANIA FAMILY INSTITUTE
NTEE Code P01
NTEE Classification Alliance/Advocacy Organizations
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (124) Study and research (non-scientific)
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, 1990
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, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$141,418 9.12% Michael Geer President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Pennsylvania Family Institute (PA) 82.37 three stars
Ballotpedia (WI) 89.93 three stars
Alliance for Justice (DC) 95.83 four stars
NumbersUSA Education and Research Foundation (VA) 98.23 four stars
State Voices (DC) 94.07 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Pennsylvania Family Institute
23 North Front Street
Harrisburg, PA 17101
tel: (717) 545-0600
fax: (717) 545-8107
EIN: 23-2569197

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Board Leadership

Kent Martin
Chairman

CEO

Michael Geer
President

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