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Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

Kentucky Coalition

To promote active citizen participation in the democratic process

three stars

85.43

PO Box 1450 London, KY 40743
tel: (606) 878-2161   Web Site
EIN: 31-1113237

Board Leadership
Dana Beasley Brown
Chair

CEO
Burt Lauderdale
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.43 three stars
  Financial 90.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 82.00 three stars
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

four stars

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

82.00

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)
87.7%
  Administrative Expenses 6.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.27
  Program Expenses Growth -6.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Kentucky Coalition on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Kentucky Coalition on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Kentucky Coalition (KY) 85.43 three stars
Colorado Children's Campaign (CO) 88.83 three stars
ACLU Foundation of Maryland (MD) 90.92 four stars
Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (PA) 97.10 four stars
FAIR Federation for American Immigration Reform (DC) 88.39 three stars

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The Kentucky Coalition exists to support the research and education activities of Kentuckians For The Commonwealth, a statewide citizens' organization working for a new balance of power and a just society by using direct action to challenge and change unfair political, economic and social systems. We provide research, leadership training and communication that informs and inspires effective action.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,180,960
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,180,960
   Program Service Revenue $29,735
Total Primary Revenue $1,210,695
   Other Revenue $82,859
TOTAL REVENUE $1,293,554
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,549,848
   Administrative Expenses $144,713
   Fundraising Expenses $83,394
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,777,955
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-484,401
   
Net Assets $4,170,324

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
Leadership Development $863,056 55.7%
Support for Citizen Groups $317,282 20.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 85.43 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 80.28 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 85.00 three stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 80.85 three 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 31-1113237
Name in IRS Master File KENTUCKY COALITION INC
NTEE Code W70
NTEE Classification Leadership Development
NTEE Type Public, Society Benefit - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Educational 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]
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, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011
  • December, 2010

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
Not compensated -- Burt Lauderdale Executive Director $75,888

The Kentucky Coalition exists to support the research and education activities of Kentuckians For The Commonwealth, a statewide citizens' organization working for a new balance of power and a just society by using direct action to challenge and change unfair political, economic and social systems. We provide research, leadership training and communication that informs and inspires effective action.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Kentucky Coalition (KY) 85.43 three stars
Latino Policy Forum (IL) 86.10 three stars
Simon Wiesenthal Center (CA) 91.88 four stars
Compassion & Choices (CO) 95.67 four stars
ACLU Foundation of Maryland (MD) 90.92 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Kentucky Coalition
PO Box 1450
London, KY 40743
tel: (606) 878-2161
fax: (606) 878-5714
EIN: 31-1113237

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Board Leadership

Dana Beasley Brown
Chair

CEO

Burt Lauderdale
Executive Director

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