Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

Citizens United Foundation

Informing the American people about public policy issues which relate to traditional American values

one star

60.64

1006 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE Washington, DC 20003
tel: (202) 547-5420   Web Site
EIN: 54-1626748

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 60.64 one star
  Financial 58.42 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 63.00 one star
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Established in 1992, Citizens United Foundation (CUF) is dedicated to informing the American people about public policy issues which relate to traditional American values, including: the Constitution as the supreme limit on federal power, a strong national defense as the primary role of the federal government; free enterprise as the economic system that has enabled the American people to attain and maintain an historically high standard of living; belief in God and Judeo/Christian values as the fundamental attribute of our way of life; and the recognition of the family as the basic social unit of our society.

Established in 1992, Citizens United Foundation (CUF) is dedicated to informing the American people about public policy issues which relate to traditional American values, including: the Constitution as the supreme limit on federal power, a strong national defense as the primary role of the federal government; free enterprise as the economic system that has enabled the American people to attain and maintain an historically high standard of living; belief in God and Judeo/Christian values as the fundamental attribute of our way of life; and the recognition of the family as the basic social unit of our society.

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Financial

one star

58.42

Accountability & Transparency

one star

63.00

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)
45.8%
  Administrative Expenses 9.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 44.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.42
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.67
  Program Expenses Growth 2.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 30.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Citizens United Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Citizens United Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,543,313
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $5,543,313
   Program Service Revenue $9,480
Total Primary Revenue $5,552,793
   Other Revenue $176,656
TOTAL REVENUE $5,729,449
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,779,681
   Administrative Expenses $360,926
   Fundraising Expenses $2,043,996
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,184,603
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,544,846
   
Net Assets $2,599,364

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
$211,282 5.04% David Bossie President $307,270

Mission

Established in 1992, Citizens United Foundation (CUF) is dedicated to informing the American people about public policy issues which relate to traditional American values, including: the Constitution as the supreme limit on federal power, a strong national defense as the primary role of the federal government; free enterprise as the economic system that has enabled the American people to attain and maintain an historically high standard of living; belief in God and Judeo/Christian values as the fundamental attribute of our way of life; and the recognition of the family as the basic social unit of our society.

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Citizens United Foundation (DC) 60.64 one star
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Community Catalyst (MA) 89.38 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Citizens United Foundation
1006 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003
tel: (202) 547-5420
fax: (202) 547-5421
EIN: 54-1626748

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