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Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

National People's Action

Working to advance a national economic and racial justice agenda.

three stars

87.17

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

Board Leadership
Eugene Barnes
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.17 three stars
  Financial 97.81 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 82.00 three stars
This rating was published 07/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

four stars

97.81

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

82.00

This rating was published 07/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
87.0%
  Administrative Expenses 6.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.28
  Program Expenses Growth 4.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.6%
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) 87.17 three stars
American Nonsmokers' Rights Foundation (CA) 91.45 four stars
ACLU Foundation of Massachusetts (MA) 88.28 three stars
UnidosUS (DC) 92.83 four stars
The Florida Bar Foundation (FL) 85.39 three stars

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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.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,476,395
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $6,476,395
   Program Service Revenue $219,008
Total Primary Revenue $6,695,403
   Other Revenue $907
TOTAL REVENUE $6,696,310
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,622,024
   Administrative Expenses $259,373
   Fundraising Expenses $271,462
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,152,859
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,543,451
   
Net Assets $4,299,109

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
Campaign $1,870,122 51.6%
Capacity Building Program $1,338,261 36.9%
Training & Consulting Program $355,550 9.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
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, 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
$103,281 2.48% George Goehl Executive Director

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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National People's Action (IL) 87.17 three stars
American Nonsmokers' Rights Foundation (CA) 91.45 four stars
Alliance for Justice (DC) 91.09 four stars
Center for Individual Rights (DC) 93.91 four stars
WAND Education Fund (MA) 89.92 three 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

Eugene Barnes
President

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