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People's Action Institute

Taking Action, Making Change.

one star

65.85

3518 South Edmunds Street Seattle, WA 98118
tel: (206) 568-5400   Web Site
EIN: 91-1635554

Board Leadership
Maria Elena Letona
President

CEO
LeeAnn Hall
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 65.85 one star
  Financial 82.50 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 55.00 one star
This rating was published 12/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Alliance for a Just Society's mission is to execute regional and national campaigns and build strong state affiliate organizations and partnerships that address economic, racial, and social inequities. This is the core idea of the Alliance: to give grassroots organizations, research groups, media organizations and educators the ability to work together, each doing what we have the experience and expertise to do best. Our vision for the Alliance is a multifaceted national organization that includes grassroots and progressive organizations with particular expertise working together to address economic, racial, and social inequality.

The Alliance for a Just Society's mission is to execute regional and national campaigns and build strong state affiliate organizations and partnerships that address economic, racial, and social inequities. This is the core idea of the Alliance: to give grassroots organizations, research groups, media organizations and educators the ability to work together, each doing what we have the experience and expertise to do best. Our vision for the Alliance is a multifaceted national organization that includes grassroots and progressive organizations with particular expertise working together to address economic, racial, and social inequality.

Financial

three stars

82.50

Accountability & Transparency

one star

55.00

This rating was published 12/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
85.7%
  Administrative Expenses 8.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.12
  Program Expenses Growth 30.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 45.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by People's Action Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by People's Action Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
People's Action Institute (WA) 65.85 one star
American Jewish Committee (NY) 88.34 three stars
American Civil Liberties Union Foundation (NY) 94.07 four stars
Urban League of Greater Oklahoma City (OK) 86.19 three stars
American Family Association (MS) 91.16 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $910,403
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $376,960
Total Contributions $1,287,363
   Program Service Revenue $20,710
Total Primary Revenue $1,308,073
   Other Revenue $2,030
TOTAL REVENUE $1,310,103
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,300,833
   Administrative Expenses $188,904
   Fundraising Expenses $157,302
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,647,039
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-3,336,936
   
Net Assets $385,307

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
Restructuring $2,733,240 63.6%
Research, Policy and Communications $578,187 13.4%
Fair Work Center $516,798 12.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 12/01/2017 65.85 one star
2015-12 12/01/2016 87.63 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 89.10 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 86.44 three stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 92.09 four stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 92.13 four 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 91-1635554
Name in IRS Master File PEOPLES ACTION FUND
NTEE Code S21
NTEE Classification Community Coalitions
NTEE Type Community Improvement, Capacity Building
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(126) Apprentice training
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, 1994
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, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

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
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$25,667 0.55% Michaelynn Hawk Project Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
People's Action Institute (WA) 65.85 one star
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Operation HOPE (CA) 92.14 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

People's Action Institute
3518 South Edmunds Street
Seattle, WA 98118
tel: (206) 568-5400
fax: (206) 568-5444
EIN: 91-1635554

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Board Leadership

Maria Elena Letona
President

CEO

LeeAnn Hall
Executive Director

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