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Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

Immigrant Law Center of Minnesota

Taking action to make immigration systems work for all

four stars

94.07

450 North Syndicate Street Suite 200
Saint Paul, MN 55104
tel: (651) 641-1011   Web Site
EIN: 41-0909036

Board Leadership
Irma Marquez Trapero
Board President

CEO
Lenore Millibergity
Interim Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.07 four stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Immigrant Law Center of Minnesota (ICLM) envisions a country in which immigrants are accepted and valued as full participants in the community. ICLM enhances opportunities for immigrants and refugees through legal representation for low-income individuals, and through education and advocacy with diverse communities. We bring our full legal passion, dedicated attention and highest quality service to our low-income immigrant/ refugee clients and their families. We value relationships with the communities we serve and seek to express their full potential and contributions through our work together. We believe in taking action to make immigration systems work for all.

The Immigrant Law Center of Minnesota (ICLM) envisions a country in which immigrants are accepted and valued as full participants in the community. ICLM enhances opportunities for immigrants and refugees through legal representation for low-income individuals, and through education and advocacy with diverse communities. We bring our full legal passion, dedicated attention and highest quality service to our low-income immigrant/ refugee clients and their families. We value relationships with the communities we serve and seek to express their full potential and contributions through our work together. We believe in taking action to make immigration systems work for all.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of community events or trainings held and attendance
5,400
Number of clients served
4,270
Number of volunteers
482
This impact information is current as of October 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 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)
85.1%
  Administrative Expenses 5.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.73
  Program Expenses Growth 19.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Immigrant Law Center of Minnesota on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Immigrant Law Center of Minnesota on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Immigrant Law Center of Minnesota (MN) 94.07 four stars
Chicago Bar Foundation (IL) 88.90 three stars
Northwest Immigrant Rights Project (WA) 92.21 four stars
Justice in Aging (DC) 98.14 four stars
Prairie State Legal Services (IL) 91.97 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,307,474
   Federated Campaigns $162,000
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $37,151
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,012,137
Total Contributions $2,518,762
   Program Service Revenue $14,922
Total Primary Revenue $2,533,684
   Other Revenue $7,714
TOTAL REVENUE $2,541,398
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,253,463
   Administrative Expenses $164,249
   Fundraising Expenses $183,722
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,601,434
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-60,036
   
Net Assets $1,590,251

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
New Beginnings Project $373,518 16.6%
General Legal Services $332,693 14.8%
Community Defense Project $279,133 12.4%

Ratings History
Immigrant Law Center of Minnesota has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 09/03/2019 94.07 four stars
2017-12 09/01/2018 95.32 four stars
2016-12 12/22/2017 91.92 four stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 94.91 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 93.08 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 92.74 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 41-0909036
Name in IRS Master File IMMIGRANT LAW CENTER OF MINNESOTA INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (430) Defense of human and civil rights
(59) Other school related activities
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, 1967
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, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$99,523 3.82% John Keller Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Immigrant Law Center of Minnesota (MN) 94.07 four stars
Neighborhood Legal Services Program (DC) 86.65 three stars
Bet Tzedek (CA) 91.17 four stars
Center for Constitutional Rights (NY) 91.62 four stars
Legal Information for Families Today (LIFT) (NY) 89.59 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Immigrant Law Center of Minnesota
450 North Syndicate Street
Suite 200
Saint Paul, MN 55104
tel: (651) 641-1011
fax: (651) 641-1131
EIN: 41-0909036

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Board Leadership

Irma Marquez Trapero
Board President

CEO

Lenore Millibergity
Interim Executive Director

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