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PCI Media Impact

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four stars

92.32

777 United Nations Plaza 5th Floor
New York, NY 10017
tel: (212) 687-3366   Web Site
EIN: 13-3280193

Board Leadership
Lynne Yeannakis
Chair

CEO
Sean Southey
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.32 four stars
  Financial 89.91 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

PCI-Media Impact, formerly Population Communications International, works to improve health, promote human rights and bring social advancement through the use of creative media. Founded in 1985, PCI-Media Impact has trained hundreds of organizations and community leaders in the effective use of media and broadcast more than 242 productions in 27 countries, including radio and television serial dramas, comic books, documentaries and public service announcements. PCI-Media Impact's programs carry research-based and culturally sensitive messages that catalyze measurable personal and community action.

PCI-Media Impact, formerly Population Communications International, works to improve health, promote human rights and bring social advancement through the use of creative media. Founded in 1985, PCI-Media Impact has trained hundreds of organizations and community leaders in the effective use of media and broadcast more than 242 productions in 27 countries, including radio and television serial dramas, comic books, documentaries and public service announcements. PCI-Media Impact's programs carry research-based and culturally sensitive messages that catalyze measurable personal and community action.

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Financial

three stars

89.91

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 12/01/2018 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)
84.7%
  Administrative Expenses 11.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.40
  Program Expenses Growth 12.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 22.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by PCI Media Impact on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by PCI Media Impact on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
PCI Media Impact (NY) 92.32 four stars
Shared Hope International (WA) 90.90 four stars
World Jewish Congress - American Section (ME) 94.53 four stars
Unitarian Universalist Service Committee (MA) 96.26 four stars
Physicians for Human Rights (NY) 92.60 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,928,338
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $70,413
Total Contributions $4,998,751
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $4,998,751
   Other Revenue $34,676
TOTAL REVENUE $5,033,427
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,915,940
   Administrative Expenses $565,129
   Fundraising Expenses $200,906
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,681,975
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $351,452
   
Net Assets $1,885,008

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
Mozambique - Black Gold Synopsis $821,152 21.0%
UNEP Project $687,976 17.6%
PSS Collective $547,552 14.0%

Ratings History
PCI Media Impact has received 8 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 12/01/2018 92.32 four stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 93.98 four stars
2015-12 02/01/2017 93.98 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 91.81 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 94.59 four stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 94.29 four stars
2012-12 12/01/2013 91.55 four stars
2012-12 11/01/2013 91.28 four stars
2011-12 10/01/2012 90.09 four stars
2010-12 02/01/2012 90.66 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 84.81 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 78.73 two stars
2008-12 02/01/2010 64.19 one star
2007-12 12/01/2008 82.19 three stars
2006-12 11/01/2007 59.14 one star
2005-12 12/01/2006 68.94 one star
2004-12 01/01/2006 66.90 one star
2003-12 11/01/2004 64.99 one star
2002-12 11/01/2003 87.82 three stars
2001-12 10/15/2002 72.90 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 13-3280193
Name in IRS Master File PCI-MEDIA IMPAT INC
NTEE Code Q19
NTEE Classification Nonmonetary Support N.E.C.
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (120) Publishing activities
(125) Giving information or opinion (see also Advocacy)
(541) Population control
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 August, 1985
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$182,233 3.89% Sean Southey Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
PCI Media Impact (NY) 92.32 four stars
EarthRights International (DC) 99.01 four stars
Women's Learning Partnership (MD) 91.36 four stars
International Center for Journalists (DC) 94.30 four stars
A Jewish Voice for Peace (CA) 85.64 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

PCI Media Impact
777 United Nations Plaza
5th Floor
New York, NY 10017
tel: (212) 687-3366
fax: (212) 661-4188
EIN: 13-3280193

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Board Leadership

Lynne Yeannakis
Chair

CEO

Sean Southey
Chief Executive Officer

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