Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

National Council of Negro Women

Leading, developing and advocating for women of African descent

three stars

83.48

633 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20004
tel: (202) 737-0120   Web Site
EIN: 53-0173054

Board Leadership
Johnnetta Betsch Cole
National Chair and President

CEO
Janice L. Mathis
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.48 three stars
  Financial 95.95 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 77.00 two stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1935, the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) is a council of 39 affiliated national African American women's organizations and over 240 sections - connecting nearly four million women worldwide. Our mission is to lead, develop and advocate for women of African descent as they support their families and communities. We fulfill our mission through research, advocacy and national and community-based health, education and economic empowerment services and programs in the United States and Africa. Through section and affiliate volunteers in 34 states, NCNW addresses local needs while impacting communities nationwide.

Founded in 1935, the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) is a council of 39 affiliated national African American women's organizations and over 240 sections - connecting nearly four million women worldwide. Our mission is to lead, develop and advocate for women of African descent as they support their families and communities. We fulfill our mission through research, advocacy and national and community-based health, education and economic empowerment services and programs in the United States and Africa. Through section and affiliate volunteers in 34 states, NCNW addresses local needs while impacting communities nationwide.

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Financial

four stars

95.95

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

77.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 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)
79.6%
  Administrative Expenses 9.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 5.50
  Program Expenses Growth 13.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Council of Negro Women on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Council of Negro Women on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,810,617
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $674,110
   Fundraising Events $194,828
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,679,555
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,679,555
   Other Revenue $1,366,653
TOTAL REVENUE $4,046,208
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,743,920
   Administrative Expenses $225,610
   Fundraising Expenses $225,610
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,195,140
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,851,068
   
Net Assets $9,974,829

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$160,000 7.28% Janice Mathis Executive Director

Mission

Founded in 1935, the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) is a council of 39 affiliated national African American women's organizations and over 240 sections - connecting nearly four million women worldwide. Our mission is to lead, develop and advocate for women of African descent as they support their families and communities. We fulfill our mission through research, advocacy and national and community-based health, education and economic empowerment services and programs in the United States and Africa. Through section and affiliate volunteers in 34 states, NCNW addresses local needs while impacting communities nationwide.

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Charity Contact Info

National Council of Negro Women
633 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20004
tel: (202) 737-0120
EIN: 53-0173054

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Board Leadership

Johnnetta Betsch Cole
National Chair and President

CEO

Janice L. Mathis
Executive Director