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Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

Equality Florida Institute

Securing Equality & Justice for Florida's Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community

four stars

92.38

P.O. Box 13184 St. Petersburg, FL 33733
tel: (813) 870-3735   Web Site
EIN: 59-3435235

Board Leadership
Jon Harris Maurer & Meryl C. Friedman
Co-Chairs

CEO
Nadine Smith
Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.38 four stars
  Financial 90.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Equality Florida Institute is a part of Equality Florida, the largest civil rights organization dedicated to securing full equality for Florida's lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community. Through education, grassroots organizing, coalition building, and lobbying, we are changing Florida so that no one suffers harassment or discrimination on the basis of their sexual orientation or gender identity.

Equality Florida Institute is a part of Equality Florida, the largest civil rights organization dedicated to securing full equality for Florida's lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community. Through education, grassroots organizing, coalition building, and lobbying, we are changing Florida so that no one suffers harassment or discrimination on the basis of their sexual orientation or gender identity.

Financial

four stars

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 04/01/2018 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)
88.4%
  Administrative Expenses 3.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.17
  Program Expenses Growth 119.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 23.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Equality Florida Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
Joint Cost Allocation Adjustment applied. Learn more.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Equality Florida Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Equality Florida Institute (FL) 92.38 four stars
Keshet (MA) 87.84 three stars
Center on Halsted (IL) 97.46 four stars
Equality California Institute (CA) 86.41 three stars
Lambda Legal (NY) 89.56 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $12,638,799
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $60,472
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $12,699,271
   Program Service Revenue $463,743
Total Primary Revenue $13,163,014
   Other Revenue $13,088
TOTAL REVENUE $13,176,102
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $11,204,528
   Administrative Expenses $303,954
   Fundraising Expenses $859,941
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $12,368,423
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $807,679
   
Net Assets $983,991

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
Mobilization $9,544,704 82.7%
Outreach $662,435 5.7%
Education $660,559 5.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 04/01/2018 92.38 four stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 84.83 three stars
2014-12 08/01/2016 84.15 three stars
2014-12 06/13/2016 83.31 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 59-3435235
Name in IRS Master File EQUALITY FLORIDA INSTITUTE INC
NTEE Code R30
NTEE Classification Intergroup, Race Relations
NTEE Type Civil Rights, Social Action, Advocacy
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(431) Elimination of prejudice and discrimination (race, religion, sex, national origin, etc)
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 July, 1997
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
$130,560 1.05% Nadine Smith CEO $14,507

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Equality Florida Institute (FL) 92.38 four stars
Center on Halsted (IL) 97.46 four stars
Keshet (MA) 87.84 three stars
Out & Equal Workplace Advocates (CA) 89.54 three stars
The Trevor Project (CA) 90.34 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Equality Florida Institute
P.O. Box 13184
St. Petersburg, FL 33733
tel: (813) 870-3735
EIN: 59-3435235

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Board Leadership

Jon Harris Maurer & Meryl C. Friedman
Co-Chairs

CEO

Nadine Smith
Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder

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