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Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

Louisville Urban League

Empowering People. Changing Lives.

four stars

90.18

1535 West Broadway Lousiville, KY 40203
tel: (502) 585-4622   Web Site
EIN: 61-0444771

Board Leadership
Lorrie Lee
Chairman

CEO
Sadiqa N. Reynolds
President/CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.18 four stars
  Financial 93.02 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 88.00 three stars
This rating was published 08/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

four stars

93.02

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

88.00

This rating was published 08/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
86.5%
  Administrative Expenses 10.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.77
  Program Expenses Growth 2.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Louisville Urban League on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Louisville Urban League on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Louisville Urban League (KY) 90.18 four stars
The NRA Foundation (VA) 89.40 three stars
Freedom From Religion Foundation (WI) 97.17 four stars
Headwaters Foundation for Social Justice (MN) 90.63 four stars
OneAmerica (WA) 89.30 three stars

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As an active partner, leader and catalyst, the Louisville Urban League assists African Americans, other minority groups, and the disadvantaged to attain social and economic equality and stability through direct services and advocacy. Through the years, the League has sought to create and implement programs to improve the socioeconomic conditions of minority-group and low-income individuals; to create an interaction with community leaders, public officials, other agencies, and the business sector; and to assume an advocacy and bridge-building role to promote understanding and greater racial harmony.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,059,977
   Federated Campaigns $302,687
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $627,292
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,619,816
Total Contributions $3,609,772
   Program Service Revenue $285,708
Total Primary Revenue $3,895,480
   Other Revenue $2,014
TOTAL REVENUE $3,897,494
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,947,411
   Administrative Expenses $392,015
   Fundraising Expenses $198,668
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,538,094
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $359,400
   
Net Assets $2,615,479

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
Employment Services Program $1,537,589 52.2%
Youth Development & Education Programs $656,771 22.3%
Center for Housing & Economics Empowerment $635,202 21.6%

Ratings History
Louisville Urban League has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 08/01/2017 90.18 four stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 91.45 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-06 04/01/2016 91.76 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 61-0444771
Name in IRS Master File LOUISVILLE URBAN LEAGUE
NTEE Code P22
NTEE Classification Urban League
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (59) Other school related activities
(328) Combat juvenile delinquency
(349) Other youth organization or 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 April, 1963
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012

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
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO
Other Salaries of Note
None reported -- Benjamin Richmond Former President, CEO

As an active partner, leader and catalyst, the Louisville Urban League assists African Americans, other minority groups, and the disadvantaged to attain social and economic equality and stability through direct services and advocacy. Through the years, the League has sought to create and implement programs to improve the socioeconomic conditions of minority-group and low-income individuals; to create an interaction with community leaders, public officials, other agencies, and the business sector; and to assume an advocacy and bridge-building role to promote understanding and greater racial harmony.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Louisville Urban League (KY) 90.18 four stars
National Immigration Forum (DC) 96.66 four stars
National Center for Youth Law (CA) 97.13 four stars
ACLU Foundation of Massachusetts (MA) 88.28 three stars
Indian Law Resource Center (MT) 86.84 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Louisville Urban League
1535 West Broadway
Lousiville, KY 40203
tel: (502) 585-4622
fax: (502) 585-2335
EIN: 61-0444771

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Board Leadership

Lorrie Lee
Chairman

CEO

Sadiqa N. Reynolds
President/CEO

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