Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

Human Rights Campaign Foundation

Working for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender equal rights

three stars

85.48

1640 Rhode Island Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20036
tel: (800) 727-4723   Web Site
EIN: 52-1481896

Board Leadership
Joan Lau & Josh Miller
Co-Chairs

CEO
Chad Griffin
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.48 three stars
  Financial 80.71 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Through research, educational efforts and outreach, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation encourages gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender Americans to live their lives openly and seeks to change the hearts and minds of Americans to the side of equality. Programs funded in part or in full through the HRC Foundation include: The HRC Coming Out Project, which encourages GLBT and straight-supportive Americans to come out and live openly; The HRC Family Project, which empowers members of the GLBT community to take action to protect their families; The HRC Historically Black Colleges and Universities Outreach Program, which trains student activists to sustain dialogue, build viable student-led GLBT organizations; The HRC Religion and Faith Program, The HRC Research Center, and The HRC Workplace Project.

Through research, educational efforts and outreach, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation encourages gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender Americans to live their lives openly and seeks to change the hearts and minds of Americans to the side of equality. Programs funded in part or in full through the HRC Foundation include: The HRC Coming Out Project, which encourages GLBT and straight-supportive Americans to come out and live openly; The HRC Family Project, which empowers members of the GLBT community to take action to protect their families; The HRC Historically Black Colleges and Universities Outreach Program, which trains student activists to sustain dialogue, build viable student-led GLBT organizations; The HRC Religion and Faith Program, The HRC Research Center, and The HRC Workplace Project.

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Financial

three stars

80.71

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 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)
72.6%
  Administrative Expenses 14.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.76
  Program Expenses Growth 0.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 20.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Human Rights Campaign Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Human Rights Campaign Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $16,136,843
   Federated Campaigns $791,860
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $91,750
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $17,020,453
   Program Service Revenue $122,347
Total Primary Revenue $17,142,800
   Other Revenue $1,284,883
TOTAL REVENUE $18,427,683
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $12,259,207
   Administrative Expenses $2,476,544
   Fundraising Expenses $2,114,744
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $16,850,495
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,577,188
   
Net Assets $27,863,348

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$116,175 0.68% Chad Griffin President
Other Salaries of Note
$235,586 1.39% Mary Beth Maxwell Assistant Vice President

Mission

Through research, educational efforts and outreach, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation encourages gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender Americans to live their lives openly and seeks to change the hearts and minds of Americans to the side of equality. Programs funded in part or in full through the HRC Foundation include: The HRC Coming Out Project, which encourages GLBT and straight-supportive Americans to come out and live openly; The HRC Family Project, which empowers members of the GLBT community to take action to protect their families; The HRC Historically Black Colleges and Universities Outreach Program, which trains student activists to sustain dialogue, build viable student-led GLBT organizations; The HRC Religion and Faith Program, The HRC Research Center, and The HRC Workplace Project.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Human Rights Campaign Foundation (DC) 85.48 three stars
Los Angeles LGBT Center (CA) 94.28 four stars
Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice (NY) 93.32 four stars
GLSEN (NY) 85.16 three stars
Center on Halsted (IL) 93.19 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Human Rights Campaign Foundation
1640 Rhode Island Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (800) 727-4723
fax: (202) 347-5323
TTY: (202) 216-1572
EIN: 52-1481896

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Board Leadership

Joan Lau & Josh Miller
Co-Chairs

CEO

Chad Griffin
President