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Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

NAACP Empowerment Programs, Inc.

Engaging in training, education, and advocacy to make democracy real in the United States, in partnership with the NAACP

two stars

72.19

4805 Mount Hope Drive Baltimore, MD 21215
tel: (410) 580-5777   Web Site
EIN: 13-1084135

Board Leadership
Leon W. Russell
Chair

CEO
Derrick Johnson
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 72.19 two stars
  Financial 74.58 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 70.00 two stars
This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

NAACP Empowerment Programs, Inc. is the c3 tax-deductible partner organization of the NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) engaging primarily in training, education, and advocacy.

The NAACP and NAACP Empowerment Programs work together at the national and local levels in pursuit of our longstanding mission: to ensure the political, educational, social and economic equality of rights of all persons and to eliminate racial hatred and racial discrimination. The result will be a stronger, unified voice on behalf of communities of color.

NAACP Empowerment Programs, Inc. is the c3 tax-deductible partner organization of the NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) engaging primarily in training, education, and advocacy.

The NAACP and NAACP Empowerment Programs work together at the national and local levels in pursuit of our longstanding mission: to ensure the political, educational, social and economic equality of rights of all persons and to eliminate racial hatred and racial discrimination. The result will be a stronger, unified voice on behalf of communities of color.

Financial

two stars

74.58

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

70.00

This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
75.7%
  Administrative Expenses 16.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.16
  Program Expenses Growth 7.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 74.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by NAACP Empowerment Programs, Inc. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by NAACP Empowerment Programs, Inc. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
NAACP Empowerment Programs, Inc. (MD) 72.19 two stars
Roger Baldwin Foundation of ACLU (IL) 91.67 four stars
State Voices (DC) 94.07 four stars
Community Catalyst (MA) 92.22 four stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $15,088,506
   Federated Campaigns $23,523
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $3,144,326
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $18,256,355
   Program Service Revenue $9,520,626
Total Primary Revenue $27,776,981
   Other Revenue $867,824
TOTAL REVENUE $28,644,805
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $22,397,277
   Administrative Expenses $7,228,251
   Fundraising Expenses $1,701,715
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $31,327,243
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-2,682,438
   
Net Assets $4,942,802

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 06/01/2021 72.19 two stars
2018-12 02/01/2020 80.51 three stars
2017-12 06/01/2019 76.20 two stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 75.18 two stars
2015-12 06/01/2017 73.67 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 77.81 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 10/01/2015 82.88 three stars
2012-12 06/01/2014 89.74 three stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 86.86 three stars
2011-12 02/01/2013 86.69 three stars
2010-12 12/01/2012 80.32 three stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 78.39 two stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 82.98 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 88.33 three stars
2008-12 07/01/2010 66.91 one star
2007-12 02/01/2009 53.79 zero star
2006-12 07/01/2008 55.30 one star
2005-12 03/01/2007 56.86 one star
2004-12 03/01/2006 52.61 zero star
2003-12 05/01/2005 74.65 two 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 13-1084135
Name in IRS Master File NAACP EMPOWERMENT PROGRAMS INC
NTEE Code R22
NTEE Classification Minority Rights
NTEE Type Civil Rights, Social Action, Advocacy
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (30) School, college, trade school, 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 Central - the organization is a parent (group ruling) and is not a church or 501(c)(1) organization.
Group Name NATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF COLORED PEOPLE
Ruling Date June, 1980
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
$331,001 1.05% Derrick Johnson President & CEO

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
NAACP Empowerment Programs, Inc. (MD) 72.19 two stars
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Anti-Defamation League (NY) 89.49 three stars
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Charity Contact Info

NAACP Empowerment Programs, Inc.
4805 Mount Hope Drive
Baltimore, MD 21215
tel: (410) 580-5777
EIN: 13-1084135

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Board Leadership

Leon W. Russell
Chair

CEO

Derrick Johnson
President, CEO

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