EIN 81-4985512

The Bail Project

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
92
City
Year formed
2016
Most recent tax filings
2020-06
NTEE code, primary
Description
The Bail Project is a national nonprofit organization that pays bail for people in need, reuniting families and restoring the presumption of innocence. We post bail on behalf of our clients and then help them return to court by providing reminders of ...

Program areas at The Bail Project

In FY20, The Bail Project, Inc. marked three years of expansion with ongoing bailout operations in more than 20 jurisdictions across America and nearly 12,000 individuals helped. Working with over 140 local partners across its sites to connect clients to voluntary social services and resources upon release, The Bail Projects community-based teams posted over $15.8 million in bail assistance and provided court notifications and other support to help clients make nearly 16,000 court appearances in FY20 alone. In addition to further demonstrating its model of Community Release with Support, the organization released its policy roadmap, "After Cash Bail," outlining five principles to guide pretrial reform beyond the elimination of cash bail.

Form 990s for The Bail Project

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-062020-10-06990View PDF
2018-062019-05-14990View PDF

Who funds The Bail Project

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
Blue Meridian PartnersTo Support Scaling Plan$8,000,000
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...and 45 more grants received

Grants made by The Bail Project

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Operation RestorationTo Provide Funding for Personnel To Operate Charitable Bail Fund.$48,172
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Financials for The Bail Project

RevenuesFYE 06/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$41,731,727
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$106,897
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$9,998
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$72,088
Total revenues$41,920,710

Personnel at The Bail Project

NameTitleCompensation
Robin SteinbergBoard Member and Chief Executive Officer$303,360
Robin Steinberg CeoChief Executive Officer
Zachary Herz-RoipheChief Financial Officer and Asst Secretary$89,684
 Subscribe to viewChief of Staff$107,784
 Subscribe to viewDirector of Communications$126,851
...and 5 more key personnel

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Southern Poverty Law CenterMontgomery, AL$132,918,576
Kids in Need of Defense (KIND)Washington, DC$24,764,448
California Appellate Project in San Francisco (CAP-SF)San Francisco, CA$11,152,993
Animal Legal Defense FundCotati, CA$13,913,508
National Consumer Law Center (NCLC)Boston, MA$11,192,382
Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law (LCCRUL)Washington, DC$13,212,011
Equal Justice Initiative (EJI)Montgomery, AL$35,379,107
Brooklyn Defender Services (BDS)Brooklyn, NY$61,487,118
New York City Criminal Justice Agency (CJA)New York, NY$27,320,776
Defender Association of PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia, PA$74,486,316
EarthjusticeSan Francisco, CA$146,974,685
Puerto Rico Legal Services (SLPR)San Juan, PR$17,071,490
International Refugee Assistance Project (IRAP)New York, NY$13,122,507
Human Rights FirstNew York, NY$14,333,972
Pacific Legal Foundation (PLF)Sacramento, CA$16,552,123
National Immigration Law CenterWashington, DC$18,416,802
Center for Law and Social PolicyWashington, DC$11,001,248
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Legal Defense and Educational Fund (NAACPLDEF)New York, NY$37,292,472
Formerly Clark County Legal Service (LACSN)Las Vegas, NV$21,876,631
Legal Aid of West Virginia (LAWV)Charleston, WV$10,986,786
Legal Action of WisconsinMilwaukee, WI$11,240,093
Bronx Legal ServicesNew York, NY$21,104,005
Mobilization for Justice (MFY)New York, NY$15,897,309
Manhattan Legal ServicesNew York, NY$13,733,182
Inner City Law Center (ICLC)Los Angeles, CA$14,744,471
Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$41,920,710
2020
Yearly growth
180.3%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$9,042,321
2020
Yearly growth
87.7%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$63,446,548
2020
Yearly growth
99.7%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
92
2020
Yearly growth
119%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
PO Box 750
Venice, CA 90294
Metro area
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA
Website URL
bailproject.org/ 
Phone
(323) 366-0799
IRS details
EIN
81-4985512
Fiscal year end
June
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
2016
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
I80: Legal Services
NAICS code, primary
624190: Individual and Family Services
Parent/child status
Independent