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Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

National LGBTQ Task Force

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two stars

78.51

1325 Massachusetts Avenue, NW Suite 600
Washington, DC 20005
tel: (202) 393-5177   Web Site
EIN: 52-1624852

Board Leadership
Hez Norton & Suman Chakraborty
Co-Chairs

CEO
Rea Carey
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 78.51 two stars
  Financial 73.57 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 09/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1973, the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force Foundation (NGLTF) works to build the grassroots power of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community. We do this by training activists, equipping state and local organizations with the skills needed to organize broad-based campaigns to defeat anti-LGBT referenda and advance pro-LGBT legislation, and building the organizational capacity of our movement. Our Policy Institute, the movement's premier think tank, provides research and policy analysis to support the struggle for complete equality and to counter right-wing lies. As part of a broader social justice movement, we work to create a nation that respects the diversity of human expression and identity and creates opportunity for all.

Founded in 1973, the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force Foundation (NGLTF) works to build the grassroots power of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community. We do this by training activists, equipping state and local organizations with the skills needed to organize broad-based campaigns to defeat anti-LGBT referenda and advance pro-LGBT legislation, and building the organizational capacity of our movement. Our Policy Institute, the movement's premier think tank, provides research and policy analysis to support the struggle for complete equality and to counter right-wing lies. As part of a broader social justice movement, we work to create a nation that respects the diversity of human expression and identity and creates opportunity for all.

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Financial

two stars

73.57

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 09/01/2018 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)
80.0%
  Administrative Expenses 2.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 17.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.44
  Program Expenses Growth -2.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 22.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National LGBTQ Task Force on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National LGBTQ Task Force on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National LGBTQ Task Force (DC) 78.51 two stars
Center on Halsted (IL) 93.19 four stars
Human Rights Campaign Foundation (DC) 85.48 three stars
Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice (NY) 93.72 four stars
SAGE (NY) 91.03 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $7,586,968
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $198,075
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $7,785,043
   Program Service Revenue $532,544
Total Primary Revenue $8,317,587
   Other Revenue $584,723
TOTAL REVENUE $8,902,310
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,972,461
   Administrative Expenses $278,783
   Fundraising Expenses $1,035,310
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,286,554
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,615,756
   
Net Assets $3,484,012

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 09/01/2018 78.51 two stars
2016-06 02/01/2018 78.29 two stars
2015-06 10/01/2016 77.59 two stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 83.63 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 76.86 two stars
2013-06 07/01/2014 81.23 three stars
2012-06 06/01/2013 83.74 three stars
2011-06 05/01/2012 87.09 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 82.76 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 75.45 two stars
2009-06 10/01/2010 77.14 two stars
2008-06 08/01/2009 71.86 two stars
2007-06 11/01/2008 73.44 two stars
2006-06 07/01/2007 75.73 two stars
2005-06 09/01/2006 73.01 two stars
2004-06 02/01/2005 71.30 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 52-1624852
Name in IRS Master File NATIONAL LGBTQ TASK FORCE
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (431) Elimination of prejudice and discrimination (race, religion, sex, national origin, etc)
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, 1989
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
$241,366 3.31% Kimberly Carey Executive Director $935

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National LGBTQ Task Force (DC) 78.51 two stars
Center on Halsted (IL) 93.19 four stars
Equality California Institute (CA) 90.71 four stars
GLBTQ Legal Advocates & Defenders (GLAD) (MA) 91.26 four stars
Equality Florida Institute (FL) 92.03 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

National LGBTQ Task Force
1325 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Suite 600
Washington, DC 20005
tel: (202) 393-5177
fax: (202) 393-2241
EIN: 52-1624852

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Board Leadership

Hez Norton & Suman Chakraborty
Co-Chairs

CEO

Rea Carey
Executive Director

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