EIN 71-0914032

PowerSwitch Action

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The Partnership for Working Families is a national network of leading regional advocacy organizations who support innovative solutions to their nation’s economic and environmental problems.
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Partnership for Working Families
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Program areas at PowerSwitch Action

Powerswitch Action: provide assistance to organizations building local power for good jobs, thriving communities, a healthy environment, and vibrant democracy.
Green workers alliance: brings together employees in a wide range of green jobs to advocate for policies that both fight climate change and increase the number of good, clean jobs.
In the public interest: a comprehensive research and policy center committed to promoting the values, vision and agenda for the common good and democratic control of public goods and services.

Grants made by PowerSwitch Action

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Philadelphians Organized To Witness Empower and Rebuild (POWER)Cap. Build, Climate, House, WMTC,$460,000
East Bay Alliance for A Sustainable Economy (EBASE)California, Housing WMTC$408,333
Grassroots CollaborativeClimate, Housing, Shared$358,333
...and 31 more grants made totalling $5,774,051

Who funds PowerSwitch Action

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF)78047 Expanding the Partnership for Working Families Affiliates' Capacity To Advance Housing Justice and Its Network's Base-Building Capacity$1,666,667
The Ford FoundationGeneral Support and Core Support for Institutional Strengthening$1,600,000
The JPB FoundationEnvironmental Justice: Finding Freedom at the Intersection of Movements$1,000,000
...and 32 more grants received totalling $9,120,647

Personnel at PowerSwitch Action

Lena Pervez AfridiChief of Staff
Lauren JacobsExecutive Director$150,000
Barbara FinninFinance and Operations Director$130,000
Jeff BarreraCommunications Director
Sharhrzad HabibiResrch and Policy Director$98,200
...and 17 more key personnel

Financials for PowerSwitch Action

RevenuesFYE 12/2022
Total grants, contributions, etc.$12,537,920
Program services$118,026
Investment income and dividends$27,482
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$2,125
Total revenues$12,685,553

Form 990s for PowerSwitch Action

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2022-122023-11-14990View PDF
2021-122022-11-09990View PDF
2020-122021-10-11990View PDF
2019-122020-12-03990View PDF
2018-122019-10-11990View PDF
...and 8 more Form 990s

Organizations like PowerSwitch Action

PolicyLinkOakland, CA$46,107,101
National CAPACDWashington, DC$7,680,530
Valley VisionSacramento, CA$3,489,872
Blueprint North CarolinaDurham, NC$12,241,257
Faith in Action NetworkOakland, CA$37,999,794
Northwest Bronx Community and Clergy CoalitionBronx, NY$6,440,951
Citizens Committee for New York CityNew York, NY$3,702,512
HockingAthensPerry Community Action (HAPCAP)Glouster, OH$35,218,178
Alliance for Downtown New YorkNew York, NY$22,676,926
Prosperity NowWashington, DC$17,231,034
Data update history
January 29, 2024
Updated personnel
Identified 8 new personnel
January 22, 2024
Updated personnel
Identified 6 new personnel
January 15, 2024
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2022
January 1, 2024
Used new vendors
Identified 2 new vendors, including , and
December 25, 2023
Received grants
Identified 11 new grant, including a grant for $1,666,667 from Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF)
Nonprofit Types
Social advocacy organizationsBusiness and community development organizationsHeadquarter / parent organizationsCharities
Community improvement
Political advocacyLobbyingTax deductible donations
General information
1305 Franklin St Ste 501
Oakland, CA 94612
Metro area
San Francisco-Oakland-Berkeley, CA
Alameda County, CA
Website URL
(510) 201-0081
Facebook page
Twitter profile
IRS details
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Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
S20: Community, Neighborhood Development, Improvement
NAICS code, primary
813319: Social Advocacy Organizations
Parent/child status
Central organization
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