Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

Bet Tzedek

Justice for all

four stars

91.17

3250 Wilshire Blvd, 13th Floor Los Angeles, CA 90010
tel: (323) 939-0506   Web Site
EIN: 23-7304205

Board Leadership
Meryl Chae
Chairperson

CEO
Jessie Kornberg
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.17 four stars
  Financial 89.66 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Providing free legal services to those that need them most.

Providing free legal services to those that need them most.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of clients assisted with legal needs
41,500
Number of volunteers
60,000
Number of small businesses and entrepreneurs represented in our Small Business Development Program.
82
Number of clients seeking legal representation in our Preventing and Ending Homelessness Project.
216
Dollar amount of stolen wages won for low-wage workers.
5,700,000
Number of individuals served through our Transgender Legal Name and Gender Marker Clinics
407
This impact information is current as of January 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

three stars

89.66

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 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)
80.0%
  Administrative Expenses 11.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.93
  Program Expenses Growth 6.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 10.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Bet Tzedek on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Bet Tzedek on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,010,725
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $2,099,148
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,925,552
Total Contributions $9,035,425
   Program Service Revenue $111,146
Total Primary Revenue $9,146,571
   Other Revenue $256,574
TOTAL REVENUE $9,403,145
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,662,172
   Administrative Expenses $867,501
   Fundraising Expenses $647,474
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,177,147
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,225,998
   
Net Assets $11,173,472

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$215,000 2.62% Jessica Kornberg President, CEO

Mission

Providing free legal services to those that need them most.

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Charity Contact Info

Bet Tzedek
3250 Wilshire Blvd, 13th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90010
tel: (323) 939-0506
fax: (323) 549-5880
EIN: 23-7304205

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Board Leadership

Meryl Chae
Chairperson

CEO

Jessie Kornberg
President, CEO