Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

National Urban League

Empowering communities. Changing lives.

four stars

92.14

80 Pine Street 9th Floor
New York, NY 10005
tel: (212) 558-5301   Web Site
EIN: 13-1840489

Board Leadership
Michael F. Neidorff
Chair

CEO
Marc H. Morial
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.14 four stars
  Financial 88.89 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Established in 1910, The Urban League is the nation's oldest and largest community based movement devoted to empowering African Americans to enter the economic and social mainstream. Today, the National Urban League, headquartered in New York City, spearheads the non-partisan efforts of its local affiliates. There are over 100 local affiliates of the National Urban League located in 35 states and the District of Columbia providing direct services to more than two million people nationwide through programs, advocacy and research. The mission of the Urban League movement is to enable African Americans to secure economic self-reliance, parity, power and civil rights.

Established in 1910, The Urban League is the nation's oldest and largest community based movement devoted to empowering African Americans to enter the economic and social mainstream. Today, the National Urban League, headquartered in New York City, spearheads the non-partisan efforts of its local affiliates. There are over 100 local affiliates of the National Urban League located in 35 states and the District of Columbia providing direct services to more than two million people nationwide through programs, advocacy and research. The mission of the Urban League movement is to enable African Americans to secure economic self-reliance, parity, power and civil rights.

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Financial

three stars

88.89

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
79.9%
  Administrative Expenses 13.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.58
  Program Expenses Growth 5.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 28.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Urban League on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Urban League on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $22,945,471
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,604,298
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $25,267,190
Total Contributions $49,816,959
   Program Service Revenue $7,779,617
Total Primary Revenue $57,596,576
   Other Revenue $1,992,599
TOTAL REVENUE $59,589,175
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $46,647,914
   Administrative Expenses $7,051,740
   Fundraising Expenses $3,846,473
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $57,546,127
   
Payments to Affiliates $25,000
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,043,048
   
Net Assets $49,474,223

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$880,000 1.52% Marc H. Morial President, CEO

Mission

Established in 1910, The Urban League is the nation's oldest and largest community based movement devoted to empowering African Americans to enter the economic and social mainstream. Today, the National Urban League, headquartered in New York City, spearheads the non-partisan efforts of its local affiliates. There are over 100 local affiliates of the National Urban League located in 35 states and the District of Columbia providing direct services to more than two million people nationwide through programs, advocacy and research. The mission of the Urban League movement is to enable African Americans to secure economic self-reliance, parity, power and civil rights.

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Charity Contact Info

National Urban League
80 Pine Street
9th Floor
New York, NY 10005
tel: (212) 558-5301
fax: (844) 506-0503
EIN: 13-1840489

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Board Leadership

Michael F. Neidorff
Chair

CEO

Marc H. Morial
President, CEO