EIN 42-1079227

Iowa Legal Aid

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
189
State
Year formed
1977
Most recent tax filings
2020-12-01
NTEE code, primary
Description
To provide general civil Legal services. Iowa Legal Aid makes hope, dignity, and justice a reality for thousands of low-income iowans every year. Through critical Legal assistance and education, we protect the fundamental rights of our clients. Iowa L...
Total revenues
$12,176,946
2020
Total expenses
$10,981,321
2020
Total assets
$13,421,867
2020
Num. employees
189
2020

Program areas at Iowa Legal Aid

Iowa Legal Aid has been meeting the civil Legal needs of low-income iowans for more than forty years. We make hope, dignity and justice possible for more than 32,000 iowans every year. With ten regional offices, Iowa Legal Aid serves clients in every county in the state of Iowa. Our free Legal assistance helps at-risk families to live safely and obtain income security, housing stability and access to healthcare. Our effective and innovative strategic initiatives are a critical lifeline for communities in need such as disaster victims, children, seniors, veterans, domestic violence survivors, and people with disabilities.

Who funds Iowa Legal Aid

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
Legal Services Corporation (LSC)Civil Legal Aid$2,508,471
United Way of Central IowaIowa Legal Aid Civil Legal Assistance and Covid Support$244,150
National Philanthropic TrustHuman Services$125,000
...and 42 more grants received totalling $3,604,927
Federal funding details
Federal agencyProgram nameAmount
Legal Services CorporationLEGAL SERVICES CORPORATION$3,238,496
Department of Housing and Urban DevelopmentEMERGENCY SOLUTIONS GRANT PROGRAM$325,000
Department of Health and Human ServicesSPECIAL PROGRAMS FOR THE AGING_TITLE III, PART B_GRANTS FOR SUPPORTIVE SERVICES AND SENIOR CENTERS$320,141
...and 22 more federal grants / contracts

Personnel at Iowa Legal Aid

NameTitleCompensation
Jackie PullenChief Financial Officer
Nicholas SmithbergExecutive Director$107,064
Nick SmithbergPast Executive Director
Jodi BakerDeputy Director , Finance and Operations$52,855
Richard DavidsonVice President$0
...and 10 more key personnel

Financials for Iowa Legal Aid

RevenuesFYE 12/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$12,064,769
Program services$25,158
Investment income and dividends$85,487
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-4,176
Net income from fundraising events$5,708
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$12,176,946

Form 990s for Iowa Legal Aid

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2020-122021-09-03990View PDF
2019-122021-02-17990View PDF
2018-122019-10-25990View PDF
2017-122019-02-21990View PDF
2016-122017-11-18990View PDF
...and 6 more Form 990s
Data update history
August 3, 2022
Received grants
Identified 10 new grant, including a grant for $124,964 from United Way of East Central Iowa (UWECI)
June 25, 2022
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2020
October 3, 2021
Received grants
Identified 23 new grant, including a grant for $2,508,471 from Legal Services Corporation (LSC)
August 22, 2021
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2019
June 17, 2021
Updated personnel
Identified 4 new personnel
Nonprofit Types
Social advocacy organizationsCrime and legal aid organizationsLegal service nonprofitsSenior centersHeadquarter / parent organizationsCharities
Issues
Human servicesCrime and lawLegal services
Characteristics
Political advocacyLobbyingFundraising eventsState / local levelReceives government fundingEndowed supportCommunity engagement / volunteeringFundraising races, competitions, and tournamentsTax deductible donations
General information
Address
1111 9th St No 230
Des Moines, IA 50314
Metro area
Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA
County
Polk County, IA
Website URL
iowalegalaid.org/ 
Phone
(515) 243-2151
Facebook page
iowa.legal.aid 
IRS details
EIN
42-1079227
Fiscal year end
December
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
1977
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
I80: Legal Services
NAICS code, primary
813319: Social Advocacy Organizations
Parent/child status
Central organization
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