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Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

National Right to Life Educational Trust Fund

Educating Americans on abortion, infanticide, and euthanasia

one star

69.70

512 Tenth Street, NW Washington, DC 20004
tel: (202) 626-8800   Web Site
EIN: 52-1241126

Board Leadership
Geline B. Williams
Chairman of the Board

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 69.70 one star
  Financial 73.92 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 66.00 one star
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The National Right to Life Educational Trust Fund has been the leader of a huge nationwide outreach to educate Americans about the grave threat posed to vulnerable people by abortion, infanticide, and euthanasia. National Right to Life Educational Trust Fund: provides general public information in the form of reference materials and-pro life educational materials; develops pro-life strategy to overturn Roe v. Wade; publishes National Right to Life News, a newsletter covering news on pro-life education; and prepares administrative and educational material for state right-to-life organizations.

The National Right to Life Educational Trust Fund has been the leader of a huge nationwide outreach to educate Americans about the grave threat posed to vulnerable people by abortion, infanticide, and euthanasia. National Right to Life Educational Trust Fund: provides general public information in the form of reference materials and-pro life educational materials; develops pro-life strategy to overturn Roe v. Wade; publishes National Right to Life News, a newsletter covering news on pro-life education; and prepares administrative and educational material for state right-to-life organizations.

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Financial

two stars

73.92

Accountability & Transparency

one star

66.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 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)
72.5%
  Administrative Expenses 19.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.88
  Program Expenses Growth -7.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 67.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Right to Life Educational Trust Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Right to Life Educational Trust Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Right to Life Educational Trust Fund (DC) 69.70 one star
Life Legal Defense Foundation (CA) 93.76 four stars
PROLIFE Across AMERICA (MN) 91.16 four stars
Couple to Couple League (OH) 86.15 three stars
Care Net (VA) 93.31 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,485,724
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $164,050
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,649,774
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,649,774
   Other Revenue $313,919
TOTAL REVENUE $1,963,693
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,285,115
   Administrative Expenses $427,021
   Fundraising Expenses $195,607
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,907,743
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $55,950
   
Net Assets $1,688,255

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
State Education Development $565,321 44.0%
General Public Information $250,563 19.5%
National Right to Life News $177,253 13.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-04 08/01/2019 69.70 one star
2017-04 08/01/2018 70.05 two stars
2016-04 08/01/2017 68.01 one star
2015-04 06/01/2016 71.08 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-04 12/22/2015 68.03 one star
2014-04 08/01/2015 64.80 one star
2013-04 11/01/2014 67.66 one star
2012-04 06/01/2013 71.94 two stars
2011-04 03/01/2012 72.29 two stars
2010-04 09/20/2011 75.89 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-04 07/01/2011 82.85 three stars
2009-04 06/01/2010 88.15 three stars
2008-04 02/01/2009 73.09 two stars
2007-04 04/01/2008 74.18 two stars
2006-04 02/01/2007 63.66 one star
2005-04 03/01/2006 67.94 one star
2004-04 01/05/2005 71.88 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 52-1241126
Name in IRS Master File NATIONAL RIGHT TO LIFE COMMITTEE EDUCATIONAL TRUST FUND
NTEE Code R62
NTEE Classification Right to Life
NTEE Type Civil Rights, Social Action, Advocacy
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (124) Study and research (non-scientific)
(125) Giving information or opinion (see also Advocacy)
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 March, 1983
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End April
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • April, 2017
  • April, 2016
  • April, 2015
  • April, 2014
  • April, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
Not compensated -- David N. O'Steen Executive Director $114,500
Other Salaries of Note
$51,900 2.72% Darla St. Martin Director $51,900
$41,500 2.17% Brian Johnston Director $41,500
$27,000 1.41% Carol Tobias President NRTL $27,000
$21,500 1.12% Raimundo Rojas Director-At-Large $21,500

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Right to Life Educational Trust Fund (DC) 69.70 one star
Couple to Couple League (OH) 86.15 three stars
Life Legal Defense Foundation (CA) 93.76 four stars
Heartbeat International (OH) 87.60 three stars
Care Net (VA) 93.31 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

National Right to Life Educational Trust Fund
512 Tenth Street, NW
Washington, DC 20004
tel: (202) 626-8800
EIN: 52-1241126

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Board Leadership

Geline B. Williams
Chairman of the Board

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