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Human Services : Social Services

East Bay Alliance for A Sustainable Economy

Workers and communities building power

four stars

91.25

900 Alice Street Suite 300
Oakland, CA 94607
tel: (510) 893-7106   Web Site
EIN: 94-3314108

Board Leadership
Danielle Mahones
President

CEO
Kate O'Hara
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.25 four stars
  Financial 94.34 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 02/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

East Bay Alliance for A Sustainable Economy advances economic, racial, and social justice by building a just economy in the East Bay based on good jobs and healthy communities. We address the root causes of economic injustice by developing strategic alliances among community, faith, and labor to build power and create change with low-income workers and communities of color.

East Bay Alliance for A Sustainable Economy advances economic, racial, and social justice by building a just economy in the East Bay based on good jobs and healthy communities. We address the root causes of economic injustice by developing strategic alliances among community, faith, and labor to build power and create change with low-income workers and communities of color.

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Financial

four stars

94.34

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 02/01/2019 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)
82.1%
  Administrative Expenses 6.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.17
  Program Expenses Growth 7.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by East Bay Alliance for A Sustainable Economy on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by East Bay Alliance for A Sustainable Economy on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
East Bay Alliance for A Sustainable Economy (CA) 91.25 four stars
Npower (NY) 95.50 four stars
Upwardly Global (CA) 87.98 three stars
Capital IDEA (TX) 89.99 three stars
Jobs for the Future (MA) 91.35 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,614,872
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,564
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $107,371
Total Contributions $1,723,807
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,723,807
   Other Revenue $64,948
TOTAL REVENUE $1,788,755
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,107,161
   Administrative Expenses $64,604
   Fundraising Expenses $119,144
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,290,909
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $497,846
   
Net Assets $2,610,277

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
Revive Oakland $550,836 49.8%
Income Inequality Public Education $528,941 47.8%
Faith Alliance for a Moral Economy $27,384 2.5%

Ratings History
East Bay Alliance for A Sustainable Economy has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 02/01/2019 91.25 four stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 91.62 four stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 91.49 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 88.42 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 86.90 three stars
2013-12 04/01/2015 81.65 three stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 81.80 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 94-3314108
Name in IRS Master File EAST BAY ALLIANCE FOR A SUSTAINABLE ECONOMY
NTEE Code W05
NTEE Classification Research Institutes and/or Public Policy Analysis
NTEE Type Public, Society Benefit - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
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 September, 1999
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$79,236 6.13% Katherine O'Hara Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
East Bay Alliance for A Sustainable Economy (CA) 91.25 four stars
MERS Missouri Goodwill Industries (MO) 88.08 three stars
Careers through Culinary Arts Program (C-CAP) (NY) 85.90 three stars
Capital IDEA (TX) 89.99 three stars
Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin (WI) 89.39 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

East Bay Alliance for A Sustainable Economy
900 Alice Street
Suite 300
Oakland, CA 94607
tel: (510) 893-7106
fax: (510) 893-7010
EIN: 94-3314108

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Board Leadership

Danielle Mahones
President

CEO

Kate O'Hara
Executive Director

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