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Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

FAIR Federation for American Immigration Reform

Restoring common sense to America's immigration system

three stars

88.39

25 Massachusetts Avenue Suite 330
Washington, DC 20001
tel: (877) 627-3247   Web Site
EIN: 52-1136126

Board Leadership
Don Collins
Chair

CEO
Daniel Stein
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.39 three stars
  Financial 85.67 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

three stars

85.67

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

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)
76.4%
  Administrative Expenses 12.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.69
  Program Expenses Growth 0.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by FAIR Federation for American Immigration Reform on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by FAIR Federation for American Immigration Reform on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
FAIR Federation for American Immigration Reform (DC) 88.39 three stars
American Immigration Council (DC) 93.29 four stars
Wellstone Action Fund (MN) 89.49 three stars
Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund (CA) 87.27 three stars
Massachusetts Immigrant and Refugee Advocacy Coalition (MA) 88.14 three stars

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Founded in 1979, the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) is a national, public-interest, membership organization of concerned citizens who share a common belief that our nation's immigration policies must be reformed to serve the national interest. FAIR seeks to improve border security, stop illegal immigration, and promote immigration levels consistent with the national interest. FAIR's publications and research are used by academics and government officials in preparing new legislation. National and international media regularly turn to us to understand the latest immigration developments and to shed light on this complex subject. FAIR has been called to testify on immigration bills before Congress more than any organization in America.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $7,464,516
   Federated Campaigns $6,904
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $7,471,420
   Program Service Revenue $53,275
Total Primary Revenue $7,524,695
   Other Revenue $1,070,161
TOTAL REVENUE $8,594,856
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $4,694,228
   Administrative Expenses $868,075
   Fundraising Expenses $799,195
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,361,498
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,233,358
   
Net Assets $14,497,891

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
Media $1,381,786 27.6%
Government Relations $982,797 19.6%
Public Education $697,204 13.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 03/01/2017 88.39 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 90.02 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 85.35 three stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 92.52 four stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 95.48 four stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 92.43 four stars
2010-12 12/01/2011 93.64 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 88.91 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 95.44 four stars
2008-12 05/01/2010 92.60 four stars
2007-12 12/01/2008 88.67 three stars
2006-12 12/15/2007 81.75 three stars
2005-12 02/01/2007 81.10 three stars
2004-12 02/01/2006 80.80 three stars
2003-12 12/01/2004 72.58 two stars
2002-12 02/01/2004 75.26 two stars

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

EIN 52-1136126
Name in IRS Master File FEDERATION FOR AMERICAN IMMIGRATION REFORM
NTEE Code Q05
NTEE Classification Research Institutes and/or Public Policy Analysis
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (124) Study and research (non-scientific)
(559) Other matters
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 July, 1979
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, 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
$302,207 4.75% Daniel A. Stein President
Other Salaries of Note
$145,207 2.28% Robert Dane Executive Director

Founded in 1979, the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) is a national, public-interest, membership organization of concerned citizens who share a common belief that our nation's immigration policies must be reformed to serve the national interest. FAIR seeks to improve border security, stop illegal immigration, and promote immigration levels consistent with the national interest. FAIR's publications and research are used by academics and government officials in preparing new legislation. National and international media regularly turn to us to understand the latest immigration developments and to shed light on this complex subject. FAIR has been called to testify on immigration bills before Congress more than any organization in America.

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FAIR Federation for American Immigration Reform (DC) 88.39 three stars
National Coalition Against Censorship (NY) 92.22 four stars
Texas Civil Rights Project (TX) 85.65 three stars
Futures Without Violence (CA) 99.85 four stars
Acton Institute for the Study of Religion and Liberty (MI) 100.00 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

FAIR Federation for American Immigration Reform
25 Massachusetts Avenue
Suite 330
Washington, DC 20001
tel: (877) 627-3247
fax: (202) 387-3447
EIN: 52-1136126

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Board Leadership

Don Collins
Chair

CEO

Daniel Stein
President

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