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Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

Leadership Conference on Civil Rights Education Fund

The nation's premier civil & human rights coalition

three stars

87.36

1629 K Street, NW 10th Floor
Washington, DC 20006
tel: (202) 466-3434   Web Site
EIN: 23-7026895

Board Leadership
William Robinson
Chair

CEO
Wade Henderson
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.36 three stars
  Financial 85.91 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights is a coalition charged by its diverse membership of more than 200 national organizations to promote and protect the civil and human rights of all persons in the United States. Through advocacy and outreach to targeted constituencies, The Leadership Conference works toward the goal of a more open and just society - an America as good as its ideals. The Leadership Conference Education Fund builds public will for federal policies that promote and protect the civil and human rights of all persons in the United States. The Education Fund's campaigns empower and mobilize advocates around the country to push for progressive change in the United States.

The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights is a coalition charged by its diverse membership of more than 200 national organizations to promote and protect the civil and human rights of all persons in the United States. Through advocacy and outreach to targeted constituencies, The Leadership Conference works toward the goal of a more open and just society - an America as good as its ideals. The Leadership Conference Education Fund builds public will for federal policies that promote and protect the civil and human rights of all persons in the United States. The Education Fund's campaigns empower and mobilize advocates around the country to push for progressive change in the United States.

Financial

three stars

85.91

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 12/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
72.0%
  Administrative Expenses 21.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.06
  Program Expenses Growth 4.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 13.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Leadership Conference on Civil Rights Education Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Leadership Conference on Civil Rights Education Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Leadership Conference on Civil Rights Education Fund (DC) 87.36 three stars
National Black Child Development Institute (MD) 86.73 three stars
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The Sikh Coalition (NY) 91.02 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,193,395
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $264,269
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $6,457,664
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $6,457,664
   Other Revenue $274,873
TOTAL REVENUE $6,732,537
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,456,382
   Administrative Expenses $1,555,585
   Fundraising Expenses $465,176
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,477,143
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $255,394
   
Net Assets $7,381,041

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
Americans for Financial Reform $1,024,669 23.0%
Education Equity $871,509 19.6%
Transportation Equity $287,649 6.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 12/01/2016 87.36 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 90.30 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 89.31 three stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 90.49 four stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 79.34 two stars
2011-12 05/01/2013 74.44 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 23-7026895
Name in IRS Master File LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE EDUCATION FUND INC
NTEE Code W70
NTEE Classification Leadership Development
NTEE Type Public, Society Benefit - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (430) Defense of human and civil rights
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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, 1971
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$265,411 4.09% Wade Henderson President, CEO

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Charity Contact Info

Leadership Conference on Civil Rights Education Fund
1629 K Street, NW
10th Floor
Washington, DC 20006
tel: (202) 466-3434
fax: (202) 466-3435
EIN: 23-7026895

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Board Leadership

William Robinson
Chair

CEO

Wade Henderson
President and CEO

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