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Human Rights Initiative

Because Immigrant Rights are Human Rights

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three stars

89.37

2801 Swiss Avenue Dallas, TX 75204
tel: (214) 855-0520   Web Site
EIN: 75-2842602

Board Leadership
Aubrey Lavery Meyers
Board Chair

CEO
Bill Holston
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.37 three stars
  Financial 85.52 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1999, Human Rights Initiative of North Texas (HRI) provides legal and support services to refugees and immigrants who have suffered human rights abuses, advocates for justice and promotes international human rights. HRI represents immigrant victims of violence. Our clients include victims of human rights abuses seeking asylum in the United States, victims of human trafficking, victims of spousal or child abuse at the hands of a U.S. citizen or Permanent Resident, immigrant children who flee from violence and travel to the U.S. alone, or immigrant children that have been abused, abandoned or neglected by their parents in the U.S.

Founded in 1999, Human Rights Initiative of North Texas (HRI) provides legal and support services to refugees and immigrants who have suffered human rights abuses, advocates for justice and promotes international human rights. HRI represents immigrant victims of violence. Our clients include victims of human rights abuses seeking asylum in the United States, victims of human trafficking, victims of spousal or child abuse at the hands of a U.S. citizen or Permanent Resident, immigrant children who flee from violence and travel to the U.S. alone, or immigrant children that have been abused, abandoned or neglected by their parents in the U.S.

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Financial

three stars

85.52

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 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)
95.3%
  Administrative Expenses 1.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.24
  Program Expenses Growth -1.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Human Rights Initiative on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Human Rights Initiative on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Human Rights Initiative (TX) 89.37 three stars
Global Fund for Women (CA) 91.84 four stars
MADRE (NY) 95.83 four stars
Beyond Borders (DC) 92.90 four stars
HIAS (MD) 91.94 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,681,443
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $160,808
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,842,251
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,842,251
   Other Revenue $8,440
TOTAL REVENUE $3,850,691
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,671,886
   Administrative Expenses $81,989
   Fundraising Expenses $163,976
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,917,851
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-67,160
   
Net Assets $1,468,364

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
2018-06 06/01/2019 89.37 three stars
2018-06 05/01/2019 88.30 three stars
2018-06 04/01/2019 85.25 three stars
2017-06 05/01/2018 92.24 four stars
2016-06 06/01/2017 91.74 four stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 93.32 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-06 02/01/2016 93.19 four stars
2014-06 02/01/2015 91.31 four 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 75-2842602
Name in IRS Master File HUMAN RIGHTS INITIATIVE OF NORTH TEXAS INC
NTEE Code P84
NTEE Classification Ethnic, Immigrant Centers, Services
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
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 January, 2000
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
$84,370 2.15% William Holston Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Human Rights Initiative (TX) 89.37 three stars
HIAS (MD) 91.94 four stars
Liberty in North Korea (CA) 88.50 three stars
V-Day (CA) 93.37 four stars
The Citizens Foundation, USA (IL) 96.46 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Human Rights Initiative
2801 Swiss Avenue
Dallas, TX 75204
tel: (214) 855-0520
fax: (214) 855-0793
EIN: 75-2842602

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Board Leadership

Aubrey Lavery Meyers
Board Chair

CEO

Bill Holston
Executive Director

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