International : International Peace, Security, and Affairs

Equality Now

Working to end violence and discrimination against women and girls

four stars

90.72

125 Maiden Lane 9th Floor, Suite B
New York, NY 10038
tel: (212) 586-0906   Web Site
EIN: 13-3660566

Board Leadership
Patricia Amira
Chair

CEO
Yasmeen Hassan
Global Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.72 four stars
  Financial 92.85 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Equality Now was founded in 1992 to work for the protection and promotion of the human rights of women around the world. Working with national human rights organizations and individual activists, Equality Now documents violence and discrimination against women and mobilizes international action to support their efforts to stop these human rights abuses. Through its Women's Action Network of concerned groups and individuals around the world, Equality Now distributes information about human rights violations; takes action to protest these violations; and brings public attention to human rights violations against women.

Equality Now was founded in 1992 to work for the protection and promotion of the human rights of women around the world. Working with national human rights organizations and individual activists, Equality Now documents violence and discrimination against women and mobilizes international action to support their efforts to stop these human rights abuses. Through its Women's Action Network of concerned groups and individuals around the world, Equality Now distributes information about human rights violations; takes action to protest these violations; and brings public attention to human rights violations against women.

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Financial

four stars

92.85

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 06/01/2020 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)
77.5%
  Administrative Expenses 12.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.86
  Program Expenses Growth 21.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Equality Now on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Equality Now on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,273,278
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,099,084
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $6,372,362
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $6,372,362
   Other Revenue $62,019
TOTAL REVENUE $6,434,381
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,591,855
   Administrative Expenses $1,056,946
   Fundraising Expenses $648,419
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,297,220
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,862,839
   
Net Assets $10,870,753

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$184,942 2.22% Yasmeen Hassan Global Executive Director

Mission

Equality Now was founded in 1992 to work for the protection and promotion of the human rights of women around the world. Working with national human rights organizations and individual activists, Equality Now documents violence and discrimination against women and mobilizes international action to support their efforts to stop these human rights abuses. Through its Women's Action Network of concerned groups and individuals around the world, Equality Now distributes information about human rights violations; takes action to protest these violations; and brings public attention to human rights violations against women.

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The Fund for Global Human Rights (DC) 88.73 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Equality Now
125 Maiden Lane
9th Floor, Suite B
New York, NY 10038
tel: (212) 586-0906
fax: (212) 586-1611
EIN: 13-3660566

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Board Leadership

Patricia Amira
Chair

CEO

Yasmeen Hassan
Global Executive Director