Human Services : Social Services

Women Employed

Mobilizing people and organizations to expand educational and employment opportunities for America's working women

three stars

82.14

65 East Wacker Place Suite 1500
Chicago, IL 60601
tel: (312) 782-3902   Web Site
EIN: 36-2969526

Board Leadership
Lisa J. Pattis
Chair

CEO
Cherita Ellens
Interim CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 82.14 three stars
  Financial 77.27 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of Women Employed is to improve the economic status of women and remove barriers to economic equity. Women Employed has one passion: to make life better for working women. We believe that all women deserve full and fair economic opportunities. That means better career options and higher pay, more opportunities for training and education, and strict enforcement of fair employment laws. Women Employed is a leading national advocate for women's economic advancement. We analyze workplace issues, educate policy makers, and build support to improve opportunities and incomes. Since 1973, Women Employed has fought to outlaw pay discrimination, pregnancy discrimination and sexual harassment and to strengthen federal equal opportunity policies and work/family benefits.

The mission of Women Employed is to improve the economic status of women and remove barriers to economic equity. Women Employed has one passion: to make life better for working women. We believe that all women deserve full and fair economic opportunities. That means better career options and higher pay, more opportunities for training and education, and strict enforcement of fair employment laws. Women Employed is a leading national advocate for women's economic advancement. We analyze workplace issues, educate policy makers, and build support to improve opportunities and incomes. Since 1973, Women Employed has fought to outlaw pay discrimination, pregnancy discrimination and sexual harassment and to strengthen federal equal opportunity policies and work/family benefits.

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Financial

two stars

77.27

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 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)
74.1%
  Administrative Expenses 9.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 16.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.83
  Program Expenses Growth 0.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Women Employed on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Women Employed on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,647,412
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $359,505
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,006,917
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,006,917
   Other Revenue $94,443
TOTAL REVENUE $2,101,360
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,711,150
   Administrative Expenses $232,600
   Fundraising Expenses $411,199
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,354,949
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-253,589
   
Net Assets $1,909,945

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$85,162 3.61% Sharmili Majmudar Interim CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$150,141 6.37% Iliana A. Mora Former Executive Director

Mission

The mission of Women Employed is to improve the economic status of women and remove barriers to economic equity. Women Employed has one passion: to make life better for working women. We believe that all women deserve full and fair economic opportunities. That means better career options and higher pay, more opportunities for training and education, and strict enforcement of fair employment laws. Women Employed is a leading national advocate for women's economic advancement. We analyze workplace issues, educate policy makers, and build support to improve opportunities and incomes. Since 1973, Women Employed has fought to outlaw pay discrimination, pregnancy discrimination and sexual harassment and to strengthen federal equal opportunity policies and work/family benefits.

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Charity Contact Info

Women Employed
65 East Wacker Place
Suite 1500
Chicago, IL 60601
tel: (312) 782-3902
fax: (312) 782-5249
EIN: 36-2969526

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Board Leadership

Lisa J. Pattis
Chair

CEO

Cherita Ellens
Interim CEO