Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

Pro-Life Action League

Saving unborn children through education and non-violent direct action

75.61

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 75.61
  Financial 67.00
  Accountability & Transparency 90.00
This rating was published 12/23/2021 and includes data from FY2020, 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.

Financial

67.00

Accountability & Transparency

90.00

This rating was published 12/23/2021 and includes data from FY2020, 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)
74.5%
  Administrative Expenses 15.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.08
  Program Expenses Growth -6.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 59.3%
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 $741,660
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $741,660
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $741,660
   Other Revenue $10,211
TOTAL REVENUE $751,871
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $578,667
   Administrative Expenses $126,465
   Fundraising Expenses $90,400
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $795,532
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-43,661
   
Net Assets $74,281

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$117,946 14.82% 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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Pro-Life Action League (IL) 75.61
Students for Life of America (VA) 88.18
Americans United for Life (DC) 86.64
PROLIFE Across AMERICA (MN) 92.00
Concerned Women for America (VA) 85.14

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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