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Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

Northwest Immigrant Rights Project

Immigrant Rights are Human Rights

four stars

91.42

615 Second Avenue, Suite 400 Seattle, WA 98104
tel: (800) 445-5771   Web Site
EIN: 91-1393082

Board Leadership
Omar Riojas
President

CEO
Jorge L. Barón
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.42 four stars
  Financial 94.88 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

94.88

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
80.8%
  Administrative Expenses 9.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.99
  Program Expenses Growth 4.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Northwest Immigrant Rights Project on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Northwest Immigrant Rights Project on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Northwest Immigrant Rights Project (WA) 91.42 four stars
Legal Aid of Western Missouri (MO) 88.51 three stars
Kentucky Bar Foundation (KY) 91.79 four stars
Lawyers Alliance for New York (NY) 87.62 three stars
National Center for Law and Economic Justice (NY) 94.42 four stars

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Northwest Immigrant Rights Project (NIRP) promotes justice by defending and advancing the rights of immigrants through direct legal services, systemic advocacy, and community education. Each year, NWIRP provides direct legal assistance in immigration matters to over 10,000 low-income people from over 150 countries, speaking over 60 different languages and dialects. NWIRP also strives to achieve systemic change to policies and practices affecting immigrants through impact litigation, public policy work, and community education. NWIRP serves the community from four offices in Washington State in Seattle, Granger, Tacoma, and Wenatchee.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,267,234
   Federated Campaigns $56,968
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $195,855
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $907,149
Total Contributions $6,427,206
   Program Service Revenue $84,924
Total Primary Revenue $6,512,130
   Other Revenue $-48,981
TOTAL REVENUE $6,463,149
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,706,649
   Administrative Expenses $333,616
   Fundraising Expenses $336,237
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,376,502
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $3,086,647
   
Net Assets $6,114,139

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
VAWA- Victim Assistance $788,466 29.1%
Detention $503,966 18.6%
Family Services $406,182 15.0%

Ratings History
Northwest Immigrant Rights Project has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 91.42 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 11/01/2015 90.12 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 91-1393082
Name in IRS Master File NORTHWEST IMMIGRANTS RIGHTS PROJECT
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
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, 1992
Filing Requirement 990 - Required to file Form 990-N - Income less than $50,000 per year
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011
  • December, 2010

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
$85,000 2.51% Jorge L. Baron Executive Director

Northwest Immigrant Rights Project (NIRP) promotes justice by defending and advancing the rights of immigrants through direct legal services, systemic advocacy, and community education. Each year, NWIRP provides direct legal assistance in immigration matters to over 10,000 low-income people from over 150 countries, speaking over 60 different languages and dialects. NWIRP also strives to achieve systemic change to policies and practices affecting immigrants through impact litigation, public policy work, and community education. NWIRP serves the community from four offices in Washington State in Seattle, Granger, Tacoma, and Wenatchee.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Northwest Immigrant Rights Project (WA) 91.42 four stars
Tahirih Justice Center (VA) 88.98 three stars
Public Justice Center (MD) 87.55 three stars
Support Center for Child Advocates (PA) 91.54 four stars
New York Lawyers for the Public Interest (NY) 90.27 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Northwest Immigrant Rights Project
615 Second Avenue, Suite 400
Seattle, WA 98104
tel: (800) 445-5771
EIN: 91-1393082

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Board Leadership

Omar Riojas
President

CEO

Jorge L. Barón
Executive Director

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