Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

SAGE

We refuse to be Invisible.

four stars

91.03

305 Seventh Avenue 15th Floor
New York, NY 10001
tel: (212) 741-2247   Web Site
EIN: 13-2947657

Board Leadership
Elizabeth Schwartz & Douglas E. Harris
Co-Chairs

CEO
Michael Adams
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.03 four stars
  Financial 87.68 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

SAGE is the world's oldest and largest non-profit agency dedicated to serving and advocating for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender seniors. Since its inception, SAGE has pioneered programs and services for seniors in the LGBT community, provided technical assistance and training to expand opportunities for LGBT older people across the country, and provided a national voice on LGBT aging issues.

SAGE is the world's oldest and largest non-profit agency dedicated to serving and advocating for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender seniors. Since its inception, SAGE has pioneered programs and services for seniors in the LGBT community, provided technical assistance and training to expand opportunities for LGBT older people across the country, and provided a national voice on LGBT aging issues.

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Financial

three stars

87.68

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 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)
76.9%
  Administrative Expenses 9.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.28
  Program Expenses Growth 11.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 38.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by SAGE on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by SAGE on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $8,017,186
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $40,894
   Fundraising Events $768,201
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $4,046,161
Total Contributions $12,872,442
   Program Service Revenue $433,875
Total Primary Revenue $13,306,317
   Other Revenue $159,713
TOTAL REVENUE $13,466,030
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $8,270,002
   Administrative Expenses $984,204
   Fundraising Expenses $1,499,542
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $10,753,748
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,712,282
   
Net Assets $12,695,889

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$279,801 2.60% Michael Adams Chief Executive Officer

Mission

SAGE is the world's oldest and largest non-profit agency dedicated to serving and advocating for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender seniors. Since its inception, SAGE has pioneered programs and services for seniors in the LGBT community, provided technical assistance and training to expand opportunities for LGBT older people across the country, and provided a national voice on LGBT aging issues.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
SAGE (NY) 91.03 four stars
Center on Halsted (IL) 93.19 four stars
Genders & Sexualities Alliance Network (CA) 85.88 three stars
Human Rights Campaign Foundation (DC) 85.48 three stars
Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice (NY) 93.72 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

SAGE
305 Seventh Avenue
15th Floor
New York, NY 10001
tel: (212) 741-2247
fax: (212) 366-1947
EIN: 13-2947657

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Board Leadership

Elizabeth Schwartz & Douglas E. Harris
Co-Chairs

CEO

Michael Adams
Chief Executive Officer