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PEOPLE'S Action is a voter registration group based in Chicago, IL that was founded in 2008. As of 2019 they had $2.5 million in revenue and $1.4 million in assets.

People's Action is organized to promote economic, racial and social equity through national, regional and local advocacy campaigns. People's Action focused on advancing affordable health care and prescription drugs, tax fairness and fair immigration r...

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Community Organizations In Action.

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Program areas at PEOPLE'S Action

See schedule oissue advocacy: People's Action conducted advocacy through street canvassing, phone calls, emails and public events to support a national agenda for low and moderate-income people. Programs focused on public education on policies that advance racial justice and corporate accountability. Criminal justice - conducted issue campaigns to educate the public about the role of prosecutors and the importance of holding them accountable. These activities were organized in cities most ravaged by mass incarceration particularly by focusing on the disproportionate mass incarceration of black people and people of color. Key accomplishments1) a significant reduction in the number of people incarcerated in the country2) expand access to affordable and quality health care3) increase access to affordable and quality housing4) advance policies that protect the environment and as a result the health and happiness of communities impacted by dirty energy

Form 990s for PEOPLE'S Action

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Feb 6, 2020990OView PDF
2017-12Mar 15, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Jan 18, 2018990View PDF
2015-12Aug 26, 2016990OView PDF
2014-12Nov 25, 2015990EOView PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for PEOPLE'S Action

Total grants, contributions, etc.$2,504,929
Program services$64,314
Investment income and dividends$16
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$0
Total revenues$2,569,259

Vendors for PEOPLE'S Action

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Google IncSoftware2020-03-17
█████████Content management system software2020-03-05
████ ███ ███Tax accounting2019-11-14

Personnel at PEOPLE'S Action

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
George GoehlExecutive Director$0July 31, 2019
Maria Elena LetonaVice President and Board Member$0July 31, 2019
█████ ███████Secretary and Board Member$0July 31, 2019
███ ███████President and Board Member$0Dec. 31, 2016
██████ ████Past Executive Director$0Dec. 31, 2016
████ █████Treasurer and Board Member$0Dec. 31, 2016

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