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Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

Alliance for Justice

Fighting for justice and equality for all

94.20

11 Dupont Circle, NW 5th floor
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 822-6070   Web Site
EIN: 52-1009973

Board Leadership
Paulette Meyer
Chair

CEO
Nan Aron
President

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.20
  Financial 91.81
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 02/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Alliance for Justice is a national association of 120 organizations, representing a broad array of groups committed to progressive values and the creation of an equitable, just, and free society. Since 1979, AFJ has been the leader in advocacy for a federal judiciary that advances core constitutional values, preserves human rights and access to the courts, and adheres to the even-handed administration of justice for all Americans. AFJ's work is divided into two main programs: our Justice Program, and our Bolder Advocacy program. Bolder Advocacy is the leading authority on the legal framework governing nonprofit advocacy.

Alliance for Justice is a national association of 120 organizations, representing a broad array of groups committed to progressive values and the creation of an equitable, just, and free society. Since 1979, AFJ has been the leader in advocacy for a federal judiciary that advances core constitutional values, preserves human rights and access to the courts, and adheres to the even-handed administration of justice for all Americans. AFJ's work is divided into two main programs: our Justice Program, and our Bolder Advocacy program. Bolder Advocacy is the leading authority on the legal framework governing nonprofit advocacy.

Financial

91.81

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
79.0%
  Administrative Expenses 16.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.18
  Program Expenses Growth 8.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 14.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Alliance for Justice on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Alliance for Justice on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Alliance for Justice (DC) 94.20
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RESIST, INC. (MA) 92.76

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $7,477,136
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $63,750
   Fundraising Events $230,135
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $7,771,021
   Program Service Revenue $339,319
Total Primary Revenue $8,110,340
   Other Revenue $294,207
TOTAL REVENUE $8,404,547
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,565,365
   Administrative Expenses $797,163
   Fundraising Expenses $197,509
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,560,037
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,844,510
   
Net Assets $11,881,214

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
Bolder Advocacy Program $3,010,742 65.9%
Justice Selection Program $1,358,376 29.8%
Community Engagement Partnerships $196,247 4.3%

Ratings History
Alliance for Justice has received 6 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 02/01/2021 94.20
2018-12 02/01/2020 90.37
2017-12 12/21/2018 95.83
2016-12 04/01/2018 90.66
2015-12 02/01/2017 91.09
2014-12 06/01/2016 90.59
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 85.58
2013-12 05/01/2015 93.91
2012-12 11/01/2013 97.05
2011-12 10/01/2012 90.26
2010-12 02/01/2012 87.81
2009-12 09/20/2011 82.95
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 75.61
2008-12 06/01/2010 73.42
2007-12 11/01/2008 80.29
2006-12 11/01/2007 82.24
2005-12 11/01/2006 92.96
2004-12 10/01/2005 86.94
2003-12 12/01/2004 97.98
2002-12 01/01/2004 96.39

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

EIN 52-1009973
Name in IRS Master File ALLIANCE FOR JUSTICE
NTEE Code R01
NTEE Classification Alliance/Advocacy Organizations
NTEE Type Civil Rights, Social Action, Advocacy
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (123) Discussion groups, forums, panels lectures, etc.
(124) Study and research (non-scientific)
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 October, 1974
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, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$230,975 4.15% Nan Aron President

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Alliance for Justice (DC) 94.20
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Charity Contact Info

Alliance for Justice
11 Dupont Circle, NW
5th floor
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 822-6070
EIN: 52-1009973

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Board Leadership

Paulette Meyer
Chair

CEO

Nan Aron
President

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