Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

Make the Road New York

Promoting economic justice, equity and opportunity for all New Yorkers

three stars

86.98

301 Grove Street Brooklyn, NY 11237
tel: (718) 418-7690   Web Site
EIN: 11-3344389

Board Leadership
Ana Maria Archila & Gladys Puglla
Co-Chairs

CEO
Deborah Axt & Javier H. Valdés
Co-Executive Directors

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.98 three stars
  Financial 89.34 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Make the Road New York promotes economic justice, equity and opportunity for all New Yorkers through community and electoral organizing, strategic policy advocacy, leadership development, youth and adult education, and high quality legal and support services. Created in 2007 by the coming together of Make the Road by Walking and the Latin American Integration Center, Make the Road New York is an effort to build power for New York City's low-income and immigrant majority. Make the Road by Walking was founded in 1997 in a Bushwick church basement by local residents to address the potentially devastating effects of welfare reform on America's poor and immigrant communities.

Make the Road New York promotes economic justice, equity and opportunity for all New Yorkers through community and electoral organizing, strategic policy advocacy, leadership development, youth and adult education, and high quality legal and support services. Created in 2007 by the coming together of Make the Road by Walking and the Latin American Integration Center, Make the Road New York is an effort to build power for New York City's low-income and immigrant majority. Make the Road by Walking was founded in 1997 in a Bushwick church basement by local residents to address the potentially devastating effects of welfare reform on America's poor and immigrant communities.

Financial

three stars

89.34

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 04/01/2019 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)
84.5%
  Administrative Expenses 10.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.57
  Program Expenses Growth 8.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 49.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Make the Road New York on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Make the Road New York on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $12,491,281
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $74,457
   Fundraising Events $151,515
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $9,010,983
Total Contributions $21,728,236
   Program Service Revenue $161,332
Total Primary Revenue $21,889,568
   Other Revenue $120,134
TOTAL REVENUE $22,009,702
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $13,969,946
   Administrative Expenses $1,858,833
   Fundraising Expenses $929,246
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $16,758,025
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $5,251,677
   
Net Assets $8,918,768

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$120,365 0.71% Javier Valdes Co-Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$120,365 0.71% Deborah Axt Co-Executive Director

Mission

Make the Road New York promotes economic justice, equity and opportunity for all New Yorkers through community and electoral organizing, strategic policy advocacy, leadership development, youth and adult education, and high quality legal and support services. Created in 2007 by the coming together of Make the Road by Walking and the Latin American Integration Center, Make the Road New York is an effort to build power for New York City's low-income and immigrant majority. Make the Road by Walking was founded in 1997 in a Bushwick church basement by local residents to address the potentially devastating effects of welfare reform on America's poor and immigrant communities.

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Make the Road New York (NY) 86.98 three stars
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Charity Contact Info

Make the Road New York
301 Grove Street
Brooklyn, NY 11237
tel: (718) 418-7690
fax: (718) 418-9635
EIN: 11-3344389

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Board Leadership

Ana Maria Archila & Gladys Puglla
Co-Chairs

CEO

Deborah Axt & Javier H. Valdés
Co-Executive Directors