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National People's Action

Working to advance a national economic and racial justice agenda.

four stars

90.09

810 North Milwaukee Avenue Chicago, IL 60642
tel: (312) 243-3035   Web Site
EIN: 36-2755109

Board Leadership
Jay Johnson
President

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.09 four stars
  Financial 99.62 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 86.00 three stars
This rating was published 06/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1972, National People's Action (NPA) is a network of grassroots organizations with a fierce reputation for direct action from across the country that work to advance a national economic and racial justice agenda. NPA has over 200 organizers working to unite everyday people in cities, towns, and rural communities throughout the United States through direct-action, house meetings and community organizing. NPA staffs and supports three local, state and national campaigns in support of economic and racial justice: bank accountability, housing justice, and immigrant and worker's rights.

Founded in 1972, National People's Action (NPA) is a network of grassroots organizations with a fierce reputation for direct action from across the country that work to advance a national economic and racial justice agenda. NPA has over 200 organizers working to unite everyday people in cities, towns, and rural communities throughout the United States through direct-action, house meetings and community organizing. NPA staffs and supports three local, state and national campaigns in support of economic and racial justice: bank accountability, housing justice, and immigrant and worker's rights.

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Financial

four stars

99.62

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

86.00

This rating was published 06/01/2018 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)
83.7%
  Administrative Expenses 9.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.36
  Program Expenses Growth 27.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National People's Action on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National People's Action on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National People's Action (IL) 90.09 four stars
National Immigration Forum (DC) 94.18 four stars
Institute for Justice (VA) 97.70 four stars
Alliance for Justice (DC) 90.66 four stars
Treatment Advocacy Center (VA) 86.14 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $13,482,237
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $13,482,237
   Program Service Revenue $239,649
Total Primary Revenue $13,721,886
   Other Revenue $58,031
TOTAL REVENUE $13,779,917
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,719,306
   Administrative Expenses $859,507
   Fundraising Expenses $482,042
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,060,855
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $6,719,062
   
Net Assets $11,018,171

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
Capacity Building Program $2,897,520 50.7%
Campaign $2,154,986 37.7%
Training & Consulting Program $303,774 5.3%
Movement Politics $164,502 2.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 06/01/2018 90.09 four stars
2015-12 07/01/2017 87.17 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 84.50 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 08/01/2015 78.34 two stars
2012-12 10/01/2014 89.08 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 36-2755109
Name in IRS Master File PEOPLES ACTION INSTITUTE
NTEE Code S16
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (161) Scientific research (diseases)
(180) Contact or sponsored scientific research for industry
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 October, 1973
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

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
$107,635 1.52% George Goehl Co-Director
Other Salaries of Note
$62,417 0.88% LeeAnn Hall Co-Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National People's Action (IL) 90.09 four stars
A.J. Muste Memorial Institute (NY) 88.22 three stars
Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press (DC) 89.28 three stars
American Humanist Association (DC) 93.41 four stars
Compassion & Choices (CO) 96.56 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

National People's Action
810 North Milwaukee Avenue
Chicago, IL 60642
tel: (312) 243-3035
EIN: 36-2755109

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Board Leadership

Jay Johnson
President

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