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National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Legal Defense and Educational Fund (NAACPLDEF)

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

NAACPLDEF is a legal aid society based in New York, NY that was founded in 1939. As of 2018 they had $22 million in revenue and $70 million in assets.

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Legal Defense and Educational Fund is America's premier legal organization fighting for racial justice through litigation, advocacy, and public education.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Naacp Legal Defense And Educ Fund.

(212) 965-2200
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Program areas at NAACPLDEF

The Legal Program provides legal assistance in connection with civil and human rights, including education equity, political participation, economic justice, and criminal justice

The Herbert Lehman Program offers grants, generally of $2,000 annually to U.S. citizens undergraduates and $10,000 annually to U.S. citizens law students. Preference is given to persons who are entering the first year of full-time study.

The Thurgood Marshall Institute is a multidisciplinary center within the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc. The Institute complements LDF's traditional litigation strengths and brings critical capabilities to the fight for racial justice, including research and targeted advocacy campaigns.

Form 990s for NAACPLDEF

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Jun 19, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Mar 14, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Jul 17, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Jul 12, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Feb 16, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for NAACPLDEF

Total grants, contributions, etc.$20,846,010
Program services$641,901
Investment income and dividends$786,452
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$248,110
Net income from fundraising events$-155,594
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$22,366,879

Vendors for NAACPLDEF

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Microsoft ServicesSoftware2019-08-28
█████ ████Advocacy software; Fundraising software; Marketing software2019-08-15
█████████Content management system software2019-08-15
████████ ███ █████ ███Tax accounting2019-05-15
██████ ███ ██████████ ███Fundraising Consultant; 80TH Anniversary Fundraiser$131,3802018-06-01
██████ ███████ ██████Special Events Consultant Nejad$55,6952018-06-01
████████ ██████████ ████████It Consultant$163,5252018-06-01
█████ ██████████████Web Gift Online Consultant; Direct Mail Web Gift Consultant; Direct Mail Consultant$711,7392018-06-01
...and two more vendors

Personnel at NAACPLDEF

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Kevin C ThomsonChief Financial Officer$181,178June 30, 2018
Melanie NewmanChief Communications Officer$141,421June 30, 2018
████████ ██ ███████Chief Development Officer$166,326June 30, 2018
█████████ █████President and Director - Counselnaacp Legal Defense and Education Fund, Inc.$340,782July 18, 2019
████ ███Director of Operations DC and Director O$179,817June 30, 2018
██████ ███████Director , Human Resources and Administrat$137,896June 30, 2018
█████ ███████Director of Tmi$162,475June 30, 2018
██████ ██ ██████Chairman of the Board$0July 18, 2019
█████ ████████Treasurer and Former Vice President, United Parcel Service$0June 30, 2018
███████ ██ ████████Secretary and Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright Us L.L.P.$0June 30, 2018
...and four more key personnel

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