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Illinois Equal Justice Foundation (IEJF)

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

IEJF is a organizations supporting multiple crime or legal aid nonprofit based in Chicago, IL that was founded in 2000. As of 2019 they had $1.5 million in revenue and $2.3 million in assets.

To distribute funding appropriated by the state of Illinois to effective not-for-profit legal aid organizations. These funds directly help low-income families, victims of domestic violence, veterans and seniors address their legal crises.

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Program areas at IEJF

Grants are made to Illinois not-for-profit organizations that provide legal assistance and advice to Illinois residents. The Organization acts as a clearing house to provide research, training, and technical legal assistance. During the fiscal year ended 6/30/17, grants were made to 33 organizations, 32 of which are as shown on Schedule I.

Form 990s for IEJF

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-06Dec 20, 2019990View PDF
2018-06Nov 15, 2018990View PDF
2017-06Dec 1, 2017990View PDF
2016-06Jan 18, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Jan 28, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for IEJF

Total grants, contributions, etc.$1,536,668
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$16,051
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$5
Total revenues$1,552,724

Vendors for IEJF

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
WordPressContent management system software2020-06-16
████████ ████████████Software2020-06-16
█████████ ████████Software2020-04-23
███████ ███ █████ ███Tax accounting2018-10-17

Personnel at IEJF

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Lauren MeachumTreasurer$0Sept. 23, 2020
Joseph J. TorresPresident$0July 14, 2019
███████ ██ █████Immediate Past President$0July 14, 2019
████████ █ ████Secretary$0June 30, 2017
██████ ███████ █████████Executive Director$110,942June 30, 2017

Peer organizations supporting multiple crime and legal aid nonprofits

1United American Patriots501(c)(3)$4.4 millionAlexandria, VA
2Michigan State Bar Foundation (MSBF)501(c)(3)$4.6 millionLansing, MI
3Tennessee Bar Foundation501(c)(3)$1.5 millionNashville, TN
4The South Carolina Bar Foundation501(c)(3)$2.6 millionColumbia, SC
5Hawaii Justice Foundation501(c)(3)$1.6 millionHonolulu, HI
6The Fund for Legal Aid501(c)(3)$1.3 millionMinneapolis, MN
7Van Loben Sels / RembeRock Foundation501(c)(3)$1.4 millionSan Francisco, CA
8Skadden Foundation501(c)(3)$7.0 millionWhite Plains, NY
9Delaware Bar Foundation501(c)(3)$1.6 millionWilmington, DE
10Massachusetts Bar Foundation (MBF)501(c)(3)$2.5 millionBoston, MA
11Vermont Bar Foundation501(c)(3)$1.1 millionMontpelier, VT
12Los Angeles Police Foundation (LAPF)501(c)(3)$5.5 millionLos Angeles, CA
13Roger L Von Amelunxen Foundation501(c)(3)$468,056Jamaica, NY
14Police Unity Tour501(c)(3)$3.9 millionFlorham Park, NJ
15Answer the call / Ny Police and Fire Widows' & Children's Benefit Fundinc501(c)(3)$6.1 millionNew York, NY
16The Cleveland Police Foundation501(c)(3)$669,663Cleveland, OH
17Realities for Children Charities501(c)(3)$829,409Fort Collins, CO
18Arians Family Foundation501(c)(3)$517,681Chandler, AZ
19Marine Corps-Law Enforcement Foundation (MC-LEF)501(c)(3)$3.1 millionTuckahoe, NY
20Access To Justice Foundation501(c)(3)$502,201Lexington, KY
21Josephine County Defense Lawyers501(c)(3)$1.4 millionGrants Pass, OR
22Wisconsin Trust Account Foundation501(c)(3)$2.2 millionMadison, WI
23Little Angel Perpetual Charitable Trust Dated June 25 2001501(c)(3)$704,510Oak Brook, IL
24Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction (CALI)501(c)(3)$1.6 millionChicago, IL
25Friends of the Legal Services Corporation501(c)(3)$2.2 millionWashington, DC