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North Carolina Justice Center

Opportunity and Prosperity for All

four stars

92.22

224 South Dawson Street Raleigh, NC 27601
tel: (919) 856-3185   Web Site
EIN: 56-1348186

Board Leadership
Dr. Eric Mansfield and Leslie Winner
Co-Chairs

CEO
Rick Glazier
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.22 four stars
  Financial 100.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The North Carolina Justice Center is a research and advocacy organization that works to eliminate poverty in North Carolina by ensuring that every household in the state has access to the resources, services and fair treatment it needs to achieve economic security. Our success in advocating for North Carolina's low-income and marginalized communities stems from our unique five-strategy approach, which enables us to attack problems with the most effective tools. As per this approach, we focus our energies on litigation, public policy advocacy, research, community outreach, and communications.

The North Carolina Justice Center is a research and advocacy organization that works to eliminate poverty in North Carolina by ensuring that every household in the state has access to the resources, services and fair treatment it needs to achieve economic security. Our success in advocating for North Carolina's low-income and marginalized communities stems from our unique five-strategy approach, which enables us to attack problems with the most effective tools. As per this approach, we focus our energies on litigation, public policy advocacy, research, community outreach, and communications.

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Financial

four stars

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 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)
89.8%
  Administrative Expenses 6.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.09
  Program Expenses Growth 10.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by North Carolina Justice Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by North Carolina Justice Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
North Carolina Justice Center (NC) 92.22 four stars
The Aspen Institute (DC) 94.32 four stars
Partnership for Public Service (DC) 96.46 four stars
National Institute on Money in State Politics (MT) 94.78 four stars
National Consumers League (DC) 86.45 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,718,810
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $59,274
Total Contributions $4,778,084
   Program Service Revenue $114,219
Total Primary Revenue $4,892,303
   Other Revenue $116,580
TOTAL REVENUE $5,008,883
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,939,813
   Administrative Expenses $378,061
   Fundraising Expenses $226,411
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,544,285
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-535,402
   
Net Assets $5,387,229

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
Budget & Tax Center $886,911 18.0%
Policy Watch $862,729 17.5%
Housing & Consumer Protection $687,656 13.9%

Ratings History
North Carolina Justice Center has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 06/01/2019 92.22 four stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 90.60 four stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 88.22 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 89.94 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 03/01/2016 83.81 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 56-1348186
Name in IRS Master File NORTH CAROLINA JUSTICE CENTER
NTEE Code P99
NTEE Classification Human Services - Multipurpose and Other N.E.C.
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (462) Legal aid to indigents
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 June, 1984
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
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$130,698 2.35% Rick Glazier Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
North Carolina Justice Center (NC) 92.22 four stars
Tobin Project (MA) 89.79 three stars
RESULTS Educational Fund (DC) 92.82 four stars
Reason Foundation (CA) 95.47 four stars
Cato Institute (DC) 89.37 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

North Carolina Justice Center
224 South Dawson Street
Raleigh, NC 27601
tel: (919) 856-3185
fax: (919) 856-2175
EIN: 56-1348186

Mail donations to:
Attn: Kim-Marie McLellan, NC Justice Center
P.O. Box 28068
Raleigh, NC 27611

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Board Leadership

Dr. Eric Mansfield and Leslie Winner
Co-Chairs

CEO

Rick Glazier
Executive Director

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