FUND FOR WOMENS EQUALITY INC

Address
1875 K ST NW STE 400
WASHINGTON, DC 20006-1265
Contact
Website: http://fundforwomensequality.org
Phone: +1 (202) 459-9939
Nonprofit
NTEE: R24 - Women's Rights
EIN: 47-1180199

Mission

FUND FOR WOMEN'S EQUALITY PROMOTES LEGAL AND LIVED EQUALITY FOR WOMEN IN THE US BY INCREASING PUBLIC UNDERSTANDING OF THE NEED FOR FAIR AND EQUAL TREATMENT OF WOMEN.
 2017201620152014
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation2014
Subsection code03
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Metropolitan statistical area8872
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Number of employees 1  
Personnel
Jenkins, Carol
Title DIRECTOR  
Name of key/compensated person CAROL JENKINS  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True  
Average hours per week working for org 1.000  
Reportable compensation from org $0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00  
Neuwirth, Jessica
Title PRESIDENT DIRECTORPRESIDENTPRESIDENT
Name of key/compensated person JESSICA NEUWIRTHJESSICA NEUWIRTHJESSICA NEUWIRTH
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True  
Average hours per week working for org 10.00  
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00  
Steinem, Gloria
Title DIRECTOR  
Name of key/compensated person GLORIA STEINEM  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True  
Average hours per week working for org 1.000  
Reportable compensation from org $0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00  
Syms, Marcy
Title DIRECTOR  
Name of key/compensated person MARCY SYMS  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True  
Average hours per week working for org 1.000  
Reportable compensation from org $0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00  
Vullo, Maria
Title CHAIR SECRETARYSecretarySecretary
Name of key/compensated person MARIA VULLOMaria VulloMaria Vullo
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True  
Average hours per week working for org 1.000  
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00  
Young, Elizabeth
Title TREASURER DIRECTORTreasurerTreasurer
Name of key/compensated person ELIZABETH YOUNGElizabeth YoungElizabeth Young
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True  
Average hours per week working for org 1.000  
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00  
Younger, Teresa
Title DIRECTOR  
Name of key/compensated person TERESA YOUNGER  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True  
Average hours per week working for org 1.000  
Reportable compensation from org $0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00  
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activities THE ORGANIZATION PROMOTES LEGAL AND LIVED EQUALITY FOR WOMEN IN THE US BY INCREASING PUBLIC UNDERSTANDING FOR FAIREQUAL TREATMENT OF WOMEN  
Primary exempt purpose  constitutional provision on sex equalityconstitutional provision on sex equality
Program service expenses, total $123,315.00$49,953.00$23,671.00
Programs, including revenue & expenses
COMMUNICATIONS: THE FUND FOR WOMEN'S EQUALITY (FFWE) IS SPREADING AWARENESS THROUGH THE DEVELOPMENT OF A FORMAL COMMUNICATIONS EFFORT. THROUGH POLLING AND STRATEGIC MESSAGE TESTING, FFWE IS WORKING TO GALVANIZE BROAD SUPPORT FROM THE GENERAL PUBLIC. FFWE HAS DEVELOPED A STRONG FOLLOWING ON SOCIAL MEDIA AND PLANS TO DEVELOP TOOLS THAT CAN BE EASILY SHARED, SUCH AS PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTS (PSAS) AND CREATE CAMPAIGN VIDEOS FEATURING KNOWN INFLUENCERS. THIS CAN HELP FFWE SHARE ITS MISSION WITH A NEW AUDIENCE ON THE ISSUE OF GENDER EQUALITY.
Program expenses $45,500.00  
Program description COMMUNICATIONS: THE FUND FOR WOMEN'S EQUALITY (FFWE) IS SPREADING AWARENESS THROUGH THE DEVELOPMENT OF A FORMAL COMMUNICATIONS EFFORT. THROUGH POLLING AND STRATEGIC MESSAGE TESTING, FFWE IS WORKING TO GALVANIZE BROAD SUPPORT FROM THE GENERAL PUBLIC. FFWE HAS DEVELOPED A STRONG FOLLOWING ON SOCIAL MEDIA AND PLANS TO DEVELOP TOOLS THAT CAN BE EASILY SHARED, SUCH AS PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTS (PSAS) AND CREATE CAMPAIGN VIDEOS FEATURING KNOWN INFLUENCERS. THIS CAN HELP FFWE SHARE ITS MISSION WITH A NEW AUDIENCE ON THE ISSUE OF GENDER EQUALITY.  
EDUCATIONAL EVENTS: THE FUND FOR WOMEN'S EQUALITY (FFWE) ORGANIZED SEVERAL SUCCESSFUL EDUCATIONAL EVENTS, INCLUDING A NIGHT OF COMEDY WITH JANE FONDA AND SCREENINGS OF THE FILM EQUAL MEANS EQUAL. THESE EVENTS HELPED BRING ATTENTION TO THE TOPIC OF CONSTITUTIONAL EQUALITY AND PRODUCED VIDEO FOOTAGE THAT WAS USED TO CREATE EDUCATIONAL VIDEOS THAT ARE AVAILABLE TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC TO USE.
Program expenses $25,694.00  
Program description EDUCATIONAL EVENTS: THE FUND FOR WOMEN'S EQUALITY (FFWE) ORGANIZED SEVERAL SUCCESSFUL EDUCATIONAL EVENTS, INCLUDING A NIGHT OF COMEDY WITH JANE FONDA AND SCREENINGS OF THE FILM EQUAL MEANS EQUAL. THESE EVENTS HELPED BRING ATTENTION TO THE TOPIC OF CONSTITUTIONAL EQUALITY AND PRODUCED VIDEO FOOTAGE THAT WAS USED TO CREATE EDUCATIONAL VIDEOS THAT ARE AVAILABLE TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC TO USE.  
PUBLIC EDUCATION: THE FUND FOR WOMEN'S EQUALITY (FFWE) HAS INCREASED AWARENESS ON THE NEED FOR CONSTITUTIONAL EQUALITY THROUGH ITS PUBLIC EDUCATION PROGRAMMATIC EFFORTS. FFWE RELEASED A NATIONALLY REPRESENTATIVE POLL SHOWING OVERWHELMING SUPPORT FOR CONSTITUTIONAL EQUALITY. THAT RESEARCH HAS BEEN DISSEMINATED WIDELY AND CITED IN EDUCATIONAL MATERIALS, ARTICLES AND PRESENTATIONS. FFWE BOARD AND STAFF HAVE GIVEN PRESENTATIONS TO HELP CREATE SUPPORT ACROSS GEOGRAPHIC AND DEMOGRAPHICALLY DIVERSE POPULATIONS.
Program expenses $52,121.00  
Program description PUBLIC EDUCATION: THE FUND FOR WOMEN'S EQUALITY (FFWE) HAS INCREASED AWARENESS ON THE NEED FOR CONSTITUTIONAL EQUALITY THROUGH ITS PUBLIC EDUCATION PROGRAMMATIC EFFORTS. FFWE RELEASED A NATIONALLY REPRESENTATIVE POLL SHOWING OVERWHELMING SUPPORT FOR CONSTITUTIONAL EQUALITY. THAT RESEARCH HAS BEEN DISSEMINATED WIDELY AND CITED IN EDUCATIONAL MATERIALS, ARTICLES AND PRESENTATIONS. FFWE BOARD AND STAFF HAVE GIVEN PRESENTATIONS TO HELP CREATE SUPPORT ACROSS GEOGRAPHIC AND DEMOGRAPHICALLY DIVERSE POPULATIONS.  
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$557,194.00$404,576.00$176,250.00$106,879.00
Revenue from contributions (total) $404,576.00$170,000.00$106,879.00
Investment income, current yr $0.00  
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr $404,576.00  
Other revenue, current yr $0.00  
Program service revenue (total)  $0.00$0.00
Sources of contributions
Revenue from fundraising events $84,200.00  
Revenue from all other contributions $320,376.00  
Other types of revenue
Net rental income  $0.00$0.00
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all $233,174.00  
Total functional expenses: program service  $191,156.00  
Total functional expenses: management and general $14,074.00  
Total functional expenses: fundraising $27,944.00  
Fees for services
Lobbying fees (total) $38,905.00  
Fundraising service fees (total) $0.00  
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$582,926.00$294,281.00$122,650.00$60,744.00
Total assets, beginning of year $122,650.00$60,744.00$0.00
Total liabilities $2,251.00$2,021.00$1,103.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year $2,021.00$1,103.00$0.00
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr $292,030.00  
Net assets $292,030.00$120,629.00$59,641.00
Net assets, beginning of year $120,629.00  
Other assets $1,925.00  
Cash: non-interest bearing $292,102.00  
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year $122,079.00  
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses $171,402.00  
Advertising (total) $212.00  
Accounts payable & accrued expenses $2,251.00  
Total net assets or fund balances $292,030.00  
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members 7  
Number of independent voting members 7  
Accrual accounting TrueTrueTrue
Tax year start date 2016-01-012015-01-012014-01-01
Tax year end date2017-12-012016-12-012015-12-012014-12-01
Indicators for schedules (selected)
Lobbied True  
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF 990990EZ990EZ
Reason for form submission
Address change True  
IRS schema version 2016v3.02015v2.12014v5.0
Filing identifier 201721359349300002201601329349200040201521359349200942
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