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U.S., Inc.

Promoting and encouraging national unity.

two stars

77.17

1691 US 131 Highway Suite 2
Petoskey, MI 49770
tel: (231) 347-1171   Web Site
EIN: 38-2418377

Board Leadership
Dale M. Herder
Chair

CEO
KC McAlpin
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 77.17 two stars
  Financial 95.81 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 68.00 one star
This rating was published 05/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

U.S., Inc. is the parent organization of ProEnglish and The Social Contract Press. Founded by John Tanton in 1982, U.S. Inc. is an organization with broad charitable and educational purposes with projects related to conserving natural resources, studying illegal and legal immigration, promoting national unity and publishing a quarterly journal, called The Social Contract. U.S., Inc. and ProEnglish work to promote and encourage national unity by preservation of the English language and making it the official language of governmental operations. U.S., Inc. seeks to achieve its goals primarily through public education, research, and litigation.

U.S., Inc. is the parent organization of ProEnglish and The Social Contract Press. Founded by John Tanton in 1982, U.S. Inc. is an organization with broad charitable and educational purposes with projects related to conserving natural resources, studying illegal and legal immigration, promoting national unity and publishing a quarterly journal, called The Social Contract. U.S., Inc. and ProEnglish work to promote and encourage national unity by preservation of the English language and making it the official language of governmental operations. U.S., Inc. seeks to achieve its goals primarily through public education, research, and litigation.

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Financial

four stars

95.81

Accountability & Transparency

one star

68.00

This rating was published 05/01/2020 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)
79.1%
  Administrative Expenses 10.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.97
  Program Expenses Growth 12.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by U.S., Inc. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by U.S., Inc. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
U.S., Inc. (MI) 77.17 two stars
Atlas Network (VA) 90.29 four stars
California Food Policy Advocates (CA) 90.72 four stars
Safe Kids Worldwide (DC) 85.85 three stars
Alliance for Aging Research (DC) 90.66 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,163,450
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $7,693
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,171,143
   Program Service Revenue $29,889
Total Primary Revenue $2,201,032
   Other Revenue $49,051
TOTAL REVENUE $2,250,083
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,745,720
   Administrative Expenses $259,839
   Fundraising Expenses $197,102
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,202,661
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $47,422
   
Net Assets $1,909,681

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
Educational Programs Dealing with Immigration Policies $1,092,544 62.6%
English Educational Programs $611,085 35.0%
Promoting Conservation of Natural Resources and Wildlife $42,091 2.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 05/01/2020 77.17 two stars
2017-12 07/01/2019 76.89 two stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 75.70 two stars
2015-12 02/08/2017 79.56 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 78.74 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 77.37 two stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 80.14 three stars
2012-12 12/20/2013 75.75 two stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 74.12 two stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 72.53 two stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 75.47 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 87.06 three stars
2008-12 05/01/2010 96.10 four stars
2007-12 07/01/2009 98.49 four stars
2006-12 05/01/2008 95.83 four stars
2005-12 12/15/2006 90.72 four stars
2004-12 05/01/2006 72.96 two stars
2003-12 10/01/2005 72.80 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 38-2418377
Name in IRS Master File U S
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (521) Economic-political system of U.S.
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 August, 1982
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$111,673 5.06% Kenneth McAlpin Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
U.S., Inc. (MI) 77.17 two stars
The Land Institute (KS) 95.63 four stars
National Consumers League (DC) 86.24 three stars
The Center for Democracy & Technology (DC) 88.48 three stars
Center for Economic and Policy Research (DC) 91.85 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

U.S., Inc.
1691 US 131 Highway
Suite 2
Petoskey, MI 49770
tel: (231) 347-1171
fax: (231) 347-1185
EIN: 38-2418377

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Board Leadership

Dale M. Herder
Chair

CEO

KC McAlpin
President

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