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Clarion Project

Challenging ideological extremism, promoting human rights

two stars

77.06

2020 Pennsylvania Avenue NW Suite 395
Washington, DC 20006
tel: (888) 610-2221   Web Site
EIN: 20-5845679

Board Leadership
Robert Shore
President

CEO
Richard Green
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 77.06 two stars
  Financial 80.62 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 74.00 two stars
This rating was published 08/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Clarion Project is a non-profit organization that educates the public about the dangers of ideological extremism. Clarion's award-winning films, seen by more than 120-million people, expose how extremists use terrorism, murder, subjugation of women, indoctrination of children, religious persecution and widespread human rights abuses - to threaten the West. The ClarionProject.org web site delivers news, expert analysis, videos, and unique perspectives about ideological extremism while giving a platform to human rights activists to speak out against toxic ideologies.

Clarion Project is a non-profit organization that educates the public about the dangers of ideological extremism. Clarion's award-winning films, seen by more than 120-million people, expose how extremists use terrorism, murder, subjugation of women, indoctrination of children, religious persecution and widespread human rights abuses - to threaten the West. The ClarionProject.org web site delivers news, expert analysis, videos, and unique perspectives about ideological extremism while giving a platform to human rights activists to speak out against toxic ideologies.

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Financial

three stars

80.62

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

74.00

This rating was published 08/01/2020 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)
70.6%
  Administrative Expenses 11.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 17.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.98
  Program Expenses Growth 3.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Clarion Project on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Clarion Project on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Clarion Project (DC) 77.06 two stars
The Brookings Institution (DC) 85.05 three stars
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Public Agenda (NY) 89.54 three stars
Tobin Project (MA) 87.60 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,654,454
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,654,454
   Program Service Revenue $44,893
Total Primary Revenue $2,699,347
   Other Revenue $12,298
TOTAL REVENUE $2,711,645
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,680,835
   Administrative Expenses $314,919
   Fundraising Expenses $440,711
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,436,465
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $275,180
   
Net Assets $2,349,997

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
Launch of Faithkeepers $1,680,835 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 08/01/2020 77.06 two stars
2018-12 06/01/2020 72.93 two stars
2017-12 04/01/2019 63.65 one star
2016-12 06/01/2018 66.30 one star
2015-12 08/01/2017 64.30 one star

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 20-5845679
Name in IRS Master File CLARION PROJECT INC
NTEE Code A32
NTEE Classification Television
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Educational 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 July, 2007
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$125,196 5.13% Richard Green Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Clarion Project (DC) 77.06 two stars
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Charity Contact Info

Clarion Project
2020 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Suite 395
Washington, DC 20006
tel: (888) 610-2221
EIN: 20-5845679

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Board Leadership

Robert Shore
President

CEO

Richard Green
Executive Director

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