Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

Texas Civil Rights Project

Legal advocacy to empower Texas communities and create policy change

four stars

95.01

1405 Montopolis Drive Austin, TX 78741
tel: (512) 474-5073   Web Site
EIN: 74-1995879

Board Leadership
Kenneth S. Marks
Chair of the Board

CEO
Mimi Marziani
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.01 four stars
  Financial 99.11 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Texas Civil Rights Project uses legal advocacy to empower Texas communities and create policy change.

In its twenty-five year history, TCRP has brought thousands of strategic lawsuits, defending voting rights, fighting institutional discrimination, and reforming systems of criminal justice. Today - with dozens of high-caliber attorneys and professionals in Austin, Dallas, El Paso, Houston and the Rio Grande Valley, and an extensive network of pro bono counsel and community allies - TCRP is among the most influential civil rights organizations in the Lone Star State.

The Texas Civil Rights Project uses legal advocacy to empower Texas communities and create policy change.

In its twenty-five year history, TCRP has brought thousands of strategic lawsuits, defending voting rights, fighting institutional discrimination, and reforming systems of criminal justice. Today - with dozens of high-caliber attorneys and professionals in Austin, Dallas, El Paso, Houston and the Rio Grande Valley, and an extensive network of pro bono counsel and community allies - TCRP is among the most influential civil rights organizations in the Lone Star State.

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Financial

four stars

99.11

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 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)
81.9%
  Administrative Expenses 13.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.68
  Program Expenses Growth 12.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Texas Civil Rights Project on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Texas Civil Rights Project on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $9,249,009
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $140,599
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $9,389,608
   Program Service Revenue $52,780
Total Primary Revenue $9,442,388
   Other Revenue $-43,290
TOTAL REVENUE $9,399,098
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,302,135
   Administrative Expenses $452,571
   Fundraising Expenses $228,897
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,983,603
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $6,415,495
   
Net Assets $9,168,781

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$127,500 4.27% Mimi Marziani President

Mission

The Texas Civil Rights Project uses legal advocacy to empower Texas communities and create policy change.

In its twenty-five year history, TCRP has brought thousands of strategic lawsuits, defending voting rights, fighting institutional discrimination, and reforming systems of criminal justice. Today - with dozens of high-caliber attorneys and professionals in Austin, Dallas, El Paso, Houston and the Rio Grande Valley, and an extensive network of pro bono counsel and community allies - TCRP is among the most influential civil rights organizations in the Lone Star State.

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Alliance for Justice (DC) 90.37 four stars
American Civil Liberties Union of Ohio Foundation (OH) 88.13 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Texas Civil Rights Project
1405 Montopolis Drive
Austin, TX 78741
tel: (512) 474-5073
EIN: 74-1995879

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Board Leadership

Kenneth S. Marks
Chair of the Board

CEO

Mimi Marziani
President