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Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

PFLAG

Parents, families and friends of lesbians and gays

88.48

1625 K Street NW Suite 700
Washington, DC 20006
tel: (202) 467-8180   Web Site
EIN: 95-3750694

Board Leadership
Kathy Godwin
President

CEO
Brian K. Bond
Executive Director

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  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.48
  Financial 83.71
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 10/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1972, PFLAG (Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays) promotes the health and well-being of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender persons, their families and friends through: support, to cope with an adverse society; education, to enlighten an ill-informed public; and advocacy, to end discrimination and to secure equal civil rights. PFLAG provides opportunity for dialogue about sexual orientation and gender identity, and acts to create a society that is healthy and respectful of human diversity.

Founded in 1972, PFLAG (Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays) promotes the health and well-being of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender persons, their families and friends through: support, to cope with an adverse society; education, to enlighten an ill-informed public; and advocacy, to end discrimination and to secure equal civil rights. PFLAG provides opportunity for dialogue about sexual orientation and gender identity, and acts to create a society that is healthy and respectful of human diversity.

Financial

83.71

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 10/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, 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)
63.0%
  Administrative Expenses 18.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 18.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.15
  Program Expenses Growth 11.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by PFLAG on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by PFLAG on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
PFLAG (DC) 88.48
Center on Halsted (IL) 90.24
Pride Foundation (WA) 97.11
Out & Equal Workplace Advocates (CA) 94.93
GLBTQ Legal Advocates & Defenders (GLAD) (MA) 91.32

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,353,426
   Federated Campaigns $70,329
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $5,423,755
   Program Service Revenue $278,480
Total Primary Revenue $5,702,235
   Other Revenue $51,156
TOTAL REVENUE $5,753,391
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,868,950
   Administrative Expenses $503,416
   Fundraising Expenses $559,718
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,932,084
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,821,307
   
Net Assets $6,060,935

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
Education and Advocacy $1,121,456 60.0%
Chapter Network $747,494 40.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2020-09 10/01/2021 88.48
2019-09 03/01/2021 79.90
2018-09 09/03/2019 82.77
2017-09 08/01/2018 83.13
2016-09 03/01/2018 86.31
2015-09 02/01/2017 86.73
2014-09 06/01/2016 90.56
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 11/01/2015 91.62
2013-09 11/01/2014 92.96
2012-09 09/01/2013 77.83
2011-09 11/06/2012 73.69
2010-09 09/20/2011 82.43
 
CN 1.0
2009-09 12/22/2010 87.70
2008-09 10/01/2009 85.70
2007-09 11/01/2008 81.77
2006-09 11/01/2007 63.98
2005-09 10/01/2006 61.97
2004-09 12/01/2005 69.13
2003-09 06/01/2005 71.68

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

EIN 95-3750694
Name in IRS Master File PFLAG INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (123) Discussion groups, forums, panels lectures, 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 Central - the organization is a parent (group ruling) and is not a church or 501(c)(1) organization.
Group Name PARENTS FAMILIES AND FRIENDS OF LESBIANS AND GAYS INC
Ruling Date March, 1994
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • September, 2018
  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$173,144 5.90% Brian Bond Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
PFLAG (DC) 88.48
National Center for Transgender Equality (DC) 91.83
The Center on Colfax (CO) 88.46
GLBTQ Legal Advocates & Defenders (GLAD) (MA) 91.32
Los Angeles LGBT Center (CA) 92.60

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Charity Contact Info

PFLAG
1625 K Street NW
Suite 700
Washington, DC 20006
tel: (202) 467-8180
fax: (202) 467-8194
EIN: 95-3750694

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Board Leadership

Kathy Godwin
President

CEO

Brian K. Bond
Executive Director

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