Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

People's Action Institute

Working to advance a national economic and racial justice agenda.

three stars

89.85

2125 West North Ave Chicago, IL 60647
tel: (312) 243-3035   Web Site
EIN: 36-2755109

Board Leadership
Maria Elena Letona
President

CEO
George Goehl
Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.85 three stars
  Financial 96.87 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 86.00 three stars
This rating was published 05/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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

96.87

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

86.00

This rating was published 05/01/2019 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)
82.8%
  Administrative Expenses 9.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.05
  Program Expenses Growth 33.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 16.2%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,975,771
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $6,975,771
   Program Service Revenue $426,938
Total Primary Revenue $7,402,709
   Other Revenue $48,534
TOTAL REVENUE $7,451,243
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $8,839,893
   Administrative Expenses $1,047,817
   Fundraising Expenses $856,529
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $10,744,239
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-3,292,996
   
Net Assets $7,725,175

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$107,665 1.00% George Goehl Co-Director
Other Salaries of Note
$107,396 0.99% LeeAnn Hall Co-Director

Mission

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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Charity Contact Info

People's Action Institute
2125 West North Ave
Chicago, IL 60647
tel: (312) 243-3035
EIN: 36-2755109

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Board Leadership

Maria Elena Letona
President

CEO

George Goehl
Director