Americans United for Life

Summary

Americans United for Life protects and defends human life from conception to natural death through vigorous legislative, judicial, and educational efforts.


Contact information

Mailing address:
1150 Connecticut Avenue NW, Suite 500
Washington D.C., 20036

Website: https://aul.org/

Phone: (202) 289-1478

Email: info@aul.org


Organization details

EIN: 363906065

CEO/President: Catherine Glenn Foster

Chairman: Jay Cunningham

Board size: 5

Founder: Brent Bozell

Year founded:

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 06/30

Member of ECFA: No

Member of ECFA since:


Purpose

Americans United for Life uses a proven three-pronged strategy-Education, Legislation, and Litigation-to protect life through the law. Our comprehensive, beginning-to-end approach is reducing abortions and helping state after state become more pro-life every year.


Mission statement

Americans United for Life is the legal architect of the pro-life movement. We are accumulating victories, building momentum, and advancing a culture of life in America. Our work takes us from state legislatures to Capitol Hill and American courtrooms. We are using life-affirming laws and policies as a vehicle to restore a culture of life in America.


Statement of faith

Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Advocacy

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating388 of 43024 of 24
Fund acquisition rating420 of 43024 of 24
Resource allocation rating388 of 43024 of 24
Asset utilization rating198 of 43016 of 24

Financial ratios

Funding ratiosMedian % for
all ministries in
MW database
20182017201620152014
Return on fundraising efforts Return on fundraising efforts =
Fundraising expense /
Total contributions
7%24%29%16%21%34%
Fundraising cost ratio Fundraising cost ratio =
Fundraising expense /
Total revenue
6%24%23%16%21%34%
Contributions reliance Contributions reliance =
Total contributions /
Total revenue
95%100%79%100%100%100%
Fundraising expense ratio Fundraising expense ratio =
Fundraising expense /
Total expenses
6%20%23%20%23%24%
Other revenue reliance Other revenue reliance =
Total other revenue /
Total revenue
5%0%21%0%0%0%
 
Operating ratiosMedian % for
all ministries in
MW database
20182017201620152014
Program expense ratio Program expense ratio =
Program services /
Total expenses
82%71%68%71%72%72%
Spending ratio Spending ratio =
Total expenses /
Total revenue
99%121%100%77%89%139%
Program output ratio Program output ratio =
Program services /
Total revenue
81%87%68%55%64%100%
Savings ratio Savings ratio =
Surplus (deficit) /
Total revenue
1%-21%0%23%11%-39%
Reserve accumulation rate Reserve accumulation rate =
Surplus (deficit) /
Net assets
3%-27%0%48%36%-133%
General and admin ratio General and admin ratio =
Management and general expense /
Total expenses
10%9%9%8%5%4%
 
Investing ratiosMedian measure
for all ministries
in MW database
20182017201620152014
Total asset turnover Total asset turnover =
Total expenses /
Total assets
1.321.340.971.482.563.40
Degree of long-term investment Degree of long-term investment =
Total assets /
Total current assets
1.531.031.071.131.391.63
Current asset turnover Current asset turnover =
Total expenses /
Total current assets
2.531.391.031.683.555.55
 
Liquidity ratiosMedian measure
for all ministries
in MW database
20182017201620152014
Current ratio Current ratio =
Total current assets /
Total current liabilities
9.1015.267.1819.244.872.22
Current liabilities ratio Current liabilities ratio =
Total current liabilities /
Total current assets
0.100.070.140.050.210.45
Liquid reserve level Liquid reserve level =
(Total current assets -
Total current liabilities) /
(Total expenses / 12)
4.068.0910.026.782.691.19
 
Solvency ratiosMedian % for
all ministries in
MW database
20182017201620152014
Liabilities ratio Liabilities ratio =
Total liabilities /
Total assets
10%11%17%9%15%28%
Debt ratio Debt ratio =
Debt /
Total assets
0%0%0%0%0%0%
Reserve coverage ratio Reserve coverage ratio =
Net assets /
Total expenses
64%66%85%62%33%21%

Financials

Balance sheet
 
Assets20182017201620152014
Cash$1,472,186$1,839,281$1,838,608$696,021$292,821
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$494,499$662,200$292,204$389,925$399,160
Short-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$1,966,685$2,501,481$2,130,812$1,085,946$691,981
Long-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$6,523$8,487$19,597$30,903$37,471
Other long-term assets$59,263$161,482$265,950$390,263$400,074
Total long-term assets$65,786$169,969$285,547$421,166$437,545
Total assets$2,032,471$2,671,450$2,416,359$1,507,112$1,129,526
 
Liabilities20182017201620152014
Payables and accrued expenses$128,886$328,859$110,735$221,492$304,160
Other current liabilities$0$19,653$0$1,531$7,224
Total current liabilities$128,886$348,512$110,735$223,023$311,384
Debt$0$0$0$0$0
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$100,079$118,150$104,148$2,000$2,000
Total long-term liabilities$100,079$118,150$104,148$2,000$2,000
Total liabilities$228,965$466,662$214,883$225,023$313,384
 
Net assets20182017201620152014
Unrestricted$1,758,789$2,160,071$2,156,759$1,237,372$771,425
Temporarily restricted$44,717$44,717$44,717$44,717$44,717
Permanently restricted$0$0$0$0$0
Net assets$1,803,506$2,204,788$2,201,476$1,282,089$816,142
 
Revenues and expenses
 
Revenue20182017201620152014
Total contributions$2,238,016$2,029,206$4,631,121$4,308,885$2,753,721
Program service revenue$0$0$2,612$10$2,460
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$2,429$3,112$4,284$10,161($3)
Other revenue$6,796$550,530$0$0$0
Total other revenue$9,225$553,642$6,896$10,171$2,457
Total revenue$2,247,241$2,582,848$4,638,017$4,319,056$2,756,178
 
Expenses20182017201620152014
Program services$1,944,696$1,757,669$2,548,985$2,768,181$2,763,991
Management and general$241,358$235,541$296,253$198,871$152,635
Fundraising$541,098$586,326$732,167$886,057$924,287
Total expenses$2,727,152$2,579,536$3,577,405$3,853,109$3,840,913
 
Change in net assets20182017201620152014
Surplus (deficit)($479,911)$3,312$1,060,612$465,947($1,084,735)
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets($479,911)$3,312$1,060,612$465,947($1,084,735)

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