Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

Pro-Life Action League

Saving unborn children through education and non-violent direct action

three stars

84.39

6160 North Cicero Avenue Suite 600
Chicago, IL 60646
tel: (773) 777-2900   Web Site
EIN: 36-3081086

CEO
Eric J. Scheidler
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.39 three stars
  Financial 80.32 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 90.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Pro-Life Action League was founded by Joseph M. Scheidler in 1980 with the aim of saving unborn children through non-violent direct action. Some of the Pro-Life Action League's key activities include: abortion clinic presence, public protest, confronting the abortionists, promoting and defending activism, broadcasting the pro-life message, and youth outreach. The Pro-Life Action League seeks to influence public opinion on the issue of abortion and related life issues. Additional activities to support this goal include a private phone hotline message, articles published in various publications available to the public, as well as our own newspaper, Pro-Life Action News.

The Pro-Life Action League was founded by Joseph M. Scheidler in 1980 with the aim of saving unborn children through non-violent direct action. Some of the Pro-Life Action League's key activities include: abortion clinic presence, public protest, confronting the abortionists, promoting and defending activism, broadcasting the pro-life message, and youth outreach. The Pro-Life Action League seeks to influence public opinion on the issue of abortion and related life issues. Additional activities to support this goal include a private phone hotline message, articles published in various publications available to the public, as well as our own newspaper, Pro-Life Action News.

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Financial

three stars

80.32

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

90.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 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)
77.4%
  Administrative Expenses 14.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.13
  Program Expenses Growth -1.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pro-Life Action League on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pro-Life Action League on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $803,530
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $803,530
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $803,530
   Other Revenue $19,600
TOTAL REVENUE $823,130
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $686,360
   Administrative Expenses $135,840
   Fundraising Expenses $72,065
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $894,265
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-71,135
   
Net Assets $123,190

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$117,630 13.15% Eric J. Scheidler Executive Director

Mission

The Pro-Life Action League was founded by Joseph M. Scheidler in 1980 with the aim of saving unborn children through non-violent direct action. Some of the Pro-Life Action League's key activities include: abortion clinic presence, public protest, confronting the abortionists, promoting and defending activism, broadcasting the pro-life message, and youth outreach. The Pro-Life Action League seeks to influence public opinion on the issue of abortion and related life issues. Additional activities to support this goal include a private phone hotline message, articles published in various publications available to the public, as well as our own newspaper, Pro-Life Action News.

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Pro-Life Action League (IL) 84.39 three stars
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Priests for Life (FL) 87.11 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Pro-Life Action League
6160 North Cicero Avenue
Suite 600
Chicago, IL 60646
tel: (773) 777-2900
fax: (773) 777-3061
EIN: 36-3081086

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CEO

Eric J. Scheidler
Executive Director