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John Locke Foundation

For truth, for freedom, and for the future of North Carolina

three stars

82.67

4800 Six Forks Road Suite 220
Raleigh, NC 27609
tel: (919) 828-3876   Web Site
EIN: 56-1656943

CEO
Kory Swanson
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 82.67 three stars
  Financial 78.10 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1990, The John Locke Foundation employs research, journalism, and outreach programs to transform government through competition, innovation, personal freedom, and personal responsibility. JLF seeks a better balance between the public sector and private institutions of family, faith, community, and enterprise.

Founded in 1990, The John Locke Foundation employs research, journalism, and outreach programs to transform government through competition, innovation, personal freedom, and personal responsibility. JLF seeks a better balance between the public sector and private institutions of family, faith, community, and enterprise.

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Financial

two stars

78.10

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
75.4%
  Administrative Expenses 11.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.33
  Program Expenses Growth -0.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by John Locke Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by John Locke Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,699,640
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,699,640
   Program Service Revenue $2,725
Total Primary Revenue $3,702,365
   Other Revenue $26,178
TOTAL REVENUE $3,728,543
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,847,106
   Administrative Expenses $330,090
   Fundraising Expenses $454,625
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,631,821
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $96,722
   
Net Assets $1,161,283

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$137,800 3.79% Kory Swanson President
Other Salaries of Note
$137,900 3.79% Rebecca Gray VP of Outreach

Mission

Founded in 1990, The John Locke Foundation employs research, journalism, and outreach programs to transform government through competition, innovation, personal freedom, and personal responsibility. JLF seeks a better balance between the public sector and private institutions of family, faith, community, and enterprise.

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Charity Contact Info

John Locke Foundation
4800 Six Forks Road
Suite 220
Raleigh, NC 27609
tel: (919) 828-3876
fax: (919) 821-5117
EIN: 56-1656943

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CEO

Kory Swanson
President & CEO