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Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

Life Issues Institute

Serving the educational needs of the pro-life movement

two stars

76.68

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 76.68 two stars
  Financial 86.32 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 70.00 two stars
This rating was published 03/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

three stars

86.32

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

70.00

This rating was published 03/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
80.9%
  Administrative Expenses 12.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.62
  Program Expenses Growth -11.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.6%
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) 76.68 two stars
Life Legal Defense Foundation (CA) 88.76 three stars
Population Connection (DC) 97.23 four stars
PROLIFE Across AMERICA (MN) 85.85 three stars
Heartbeat International (OH) 85.57 three stars

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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.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $775,412
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $775,412
   Program Service Revenue $2,150
Total Primary Revenue $777,562
   Other Revenue $91,656
TOTAL REVENUE $869,218
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $695,156
   Administrative Expenses $101,744
   Fundraising Expenses $64,541
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $861,441
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $7,777
   
Net Assets $694,350

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
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]
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, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$85,576 9.93% Bradley J. Mattes President, CEO

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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Life Issues Institute (OH) 76.68 two stars
Life Legal Defense Foundation (CA) 88.76 three stars
Heartbeat International (OH) 85.57 three stars
Population Connection (DC) 97.23 four stars
PROLIFE Across AMERICA (MN) 85.85 three 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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