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International : Development and Relief Services

Vital Voices Global Partnership

Investing in women to improve the world

three stars

88.55

1625 Massachusetts Avenue, NW Suite 300
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 861-2625   Web Site
EIN: 52-2151557

Board Leadership
Beth Brooke-Marciniak
Chair of the Board

CEO
Alyse Nelson
President, CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.55 three stars
  Financial 83.81 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 2000, Vital Voices Global Partnership identifies, trains, and empowers emerging women leaders and social entrepreneurs around the globe, enabling them to create a better world for us all. We provide these women with the capacity, connections, and credibility they need to unlock their leadership potential. Vital Voices believes in the transformative value of women's participation in society. We invest in women who are creating economic opportunities, advancing political reform, and safeguarding human rights.

Founded in 2000, Vital Voices Global Partnership identifies, trains, and empowers emerging women leaders and social entrepreneurs around the globe, enabling them to create a better world for us all. We provide these women with the capacity, connections, and credibility they need to unlock their leadership potential. Vital Voices believes in the transformative value of women's participation in society. We invest in women who are creating economic opportunities, advancing political reform, and safeguarding human rights.

Results Information

Reported Results
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Total in 2016
Number of unique participants served
1,115
Number of applicants
2,062
Rate of enrollment
12
Percent of participants in two or more programs/initiatives
7
Number of Mentoring Walks
86
Number of attendees at Mentoring Walks
12,965
Number of people whom women leaders mentored
460
Number of people trained by women leaders
4,361
Number of people who attended a speech or presentation related to women's empowerment by a women leader
6,927
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Financial

three stars

83.81

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
84.7%
  Administrative Expenses 6.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.45
  Program Expenses Growth -0.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 12.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Vital Voices Global Partnership on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Vital Voices Global Partnership on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Vital Voices Global Partnership (DC) 88.55 three stars
ACCION International (MA) 89.54 three stars
Safe Water Network (NY) 93.60 four stars
Partners Worldwide (MI) 93.87 four stars
Shared Interest (NY) 89.75 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,494,464
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,775,456
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,726,995
Total Contributions $6,996,915
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $6,996,915
   Other Revenue $-492,921
TOTAL REVENUE $6,503,994
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $8,377,586
   Administrative Expenses $720,506
   Fundraising Expenses $772,594
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $9,870,686
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-3,366,692
   
Net Assets $4,691,687

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
Building Women Leaders' Capacity $4,329,784 51.7%
Strategic Investments $2,782,162 33.2%
Activating the Network $967,544 11.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 03/01/2018 88.55 three stars
2015-12 09/01/2017 90.99 four stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 90.74 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 92.49 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 87.63 three stars
2013-12 08/01/2015 94.81 four stars
2012-12 06/01/2014 91.79 four stars
2011-12 07/01/2013 94.23 four stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 94.06 four stars
2009-12 12/01/2011 96.08 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 89.08 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 96.33 four stars
2008-12 05/01/2010 94.32 four stars
2007-12 03/01/2009 95.42 four stars
2006-12 02/01/2008 65.36 one star
2005-12 02/01/2007 63.66 one star
2004-12 04/01/2006 72.23 two stars
2003-12 05/01/2005 75.93 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 52-2151557
Name in IRS Master File VITAL VOICES GLOBAL PARTNERSHIP INC
NTEE Code Q30
NTEE Classification International Development, Relief Services
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
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, 1999
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$204,750 2.07% Alyse Nelson President, CEO

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Charity Contact Info

Vital Voices Global Partnership
1625 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Suite 300
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 861-2625
EIN: 52-2151557

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Board Leadership

Beth Brooke-Marciniak
Chair of the Board

CEO

Alyse Nelson
President, CEO

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