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International Labor Rights Forum

When workers rise up for change, we're there in solidarity.

three stars

85.40

1634 I Street NW, Suite 1000 Washington, DC 20006
tel: (202) 347-4100   Web Site
EIN: 52-1497461

Board Leadership
Ashwini Sukthankar
President

CEO
Jennifer Rosenbaum
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.40 three stars
  Financial 82.54 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 08/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

International Labor Rights Forum (ILRF) is a human rights organization that advances dignity and justice for workers in the global economy. We are dedicated to achieving dignity and justice for workers worldwide. We work with trade unions, faith-based organizations, and community groups to support workers and their families. We lead on initiatives such as making apparel factories safe in Bangladesh; stopping the exploitation of children in the cotton fields of Uzbekistan; increasing the income of farm workers in the cocoa fields of West Africa; developing labor law clinics in China; and supporting threatened union leaders in Latin America's banana sector.

International Labor Rights Forum (ILRF) is a human rights organization that advances dignity and justice for workers in the global economy. We are dedicated to achieving dignity and justice for workers worldwide. We work with trade unions, faith-based organizations, and community groups to support workers and their families. We lead on initiatives such as making apparel factories safe in Bangladesh; stopping the exploitation of children in the cotton fields of Uzbekistan; increasing the income of farm workers in the cocoa fields of West Africa; developing labor law clinics in China; and supporting threatened union leaders in Latin America's banana sector.

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Financial

three stars

82.54

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 08/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
78.4%
  Administrative Expenses 15.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.32
  Program Expenses Growth 4.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 22.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by International Labor Rights Forum on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by International Labor Rights Forum on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
International Labor Rights Forum (DC) 85.40 three stars
International Women's Health Coalition (NY) 93.29 four stars
HIAS (MD) 87.45 three stars
Human Rights Foundation (NY) 85.55 three stars
Human Rights Watch (NY) 85.73 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,045,215
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $93,772
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $521,037
Total Contributions $1,660,024
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,660,024
   Other Revenue $87,037
TOTAL REVENUE $1,747,061
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,587,874
   Administrative Expenses $420,468
   Fundraising Expenses $57,230
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,065,572
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-318,511
   
Net Assets $722,296

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
Rights at Work $1,108,687 69.8%
Child and Forced Labor $356,732 22.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 08/01/2020 85.40 three stars
2017-12 04/01/2020 90.91 four 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 52-1497461
Name in IRS Master File INTERNATIONAL LABOR RIGHTS FORUM
NTEE Code Q70
NTEE Classification International Human Rights
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (518) U.S. foreign policy
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 June, 1987
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
$120,345 5.82% Judith Gearhart Executive Director

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International Labor Rights Forum (DC) 85.40 three stars
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Charity Contact Info

International Labor Rights Forum
1634 I Street NW, Suite 1000
Washington, DC 20006
tel: (202) 347-4100
fax: (202) 347-4885
EIN: 52-1497461

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Board Leadership

Ashwini Sukthankar
President

CEO

Jennifer Rosenbaum
Executive Director

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