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Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

Life Issues Institute

Serving the educational needs of the pro-life movement

three stars

80.81

1821 West Galbraith Road Cincinnati, OH 45239
tel: (513) 729-3600   Web Site
EIN: 31-0814275

Board Leadership
Rich Bott
President

CEO
Bradley Mattes
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 80.81 three stars
  Financial 77.40 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Life Issues Institute is dedicated to changing hearts and minds of millions of people through education. Organizations and individuals around the world depend upon Life Issues Institute to provide the latest information and effective tools to protect innocent human life from womb to tomb. Our mission is to assure, through education, equal protection under the law for all living humans from the beginning of their biological life at fertilization until natural death. We have dedicated ourselves full-time to promoting and providing effective educational tools for the pro-life movement.

Life Issues Institute is dedicated to changing hearts and minds of millions of people through education. Organizations and individuals around the world depend upon Life Issues Institute to provide the latest information and effective tools to protect innocent human life from womb to tomb. Our mission is to assure, through education, equal protection under the law for all living humans from the beginning of their biological life at fertilization until natural death. We have dedicated ourselves full-time to promoting and providing effective educational tools for the pro-life movement.

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Financial

two stars

77.40

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 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)
75.9%
  Administrative Expenses 12.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.94
  Program Expenses Growth -24.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 11.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Life Issues Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Life Issues Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Life Issues Institute (OH) 80.81 three stars
PROLIFE Across AMERICA (MN) 91.16 four stars
Life Legal Defense Foundation (CA) 93.76 four stars
Care Net (VA) 93.31 four stars
Heartbeat International (OH) 87.60 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $501,141
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $501,141
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $501,141
   Other Revenue $227,759
TOTAL REVENUE $728,900
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $415,634
   Administrative Expenses $84,588
   Fundraising Expenses $118,088
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $618,310
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $110,590
   
Net Assets $672,950

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 06/01/2019 80.81 three stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 74.67 two stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 76.68 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 75.09 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 10/01/2015 72.29 two stars
2013-12 08/01/2015 84.12 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 76.44 two stars
2012-12 12/20/2013 77.68 two stars
2011-12 04/01/2013 76.82 two stars
2009-12 06/01/2012 83.57 three stars
2009-12 06/01/2012 83.57 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2007-12 12/01/2008 87.04 three stars
2006-12 05/01/2008 86.77 three stars
2005-12 10/01/2006 73.11 two stars
2004-12 10/01/2005 64.70 one star
2003-12 09/01/2004 59.81 one star

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

EIN 31-0814275
Name in IRS Master File LIFE ISSUES INSTITUTE
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (995) Described in section 509(a)(2) of the Code
(59) Other school related activities
(120) Publishing activities
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 September, 1972
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$90,620 14.65% Bradley J. Mattes President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Life Issues Institute (OH) 80.81 three stars
Care Net (VA) 93.31 four stars
Heartbeat International (OH) 87.60 three stars
PROLIFE Across AMERICA (MN) 91.16 four stars
Life Legal Defense Foundation (CA) 93.76 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Life Issues Institute
1821 West Galbraith Road
Cincinnati, OH 45239
tel: (513) 729-3600
fax: (513) 729-3636
EIN: 31-0814275

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Board Leadership

Rich Bott
President

CEO

Bradley Mattes
President

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