Live Action

Summary

Live Action exists today to shift public opinion on the killing of preborn children and defend the rights of these most vulnerable among us. Through compelling educational media, human interest storytelling, and investigative reporting, we reveal the humanity of the preborn and expose the abortion industry exploiting women for profit.


Contact information

Mailing address:
2200 Wilson Blvd, Suite 102, PMB 111
Arlington, 22201

Website: https://www.liveaction.org/

Phone: (510) 854-9867

Email: info@liveaction.org


Organization details

EIN: 421764425

CEO/President: Lila Rose

Chairman: Lila Rose

Board size: 4

Founder:

Year founded:

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end:

Member of ECFA: No

Member of ECFA since:


Purpose

With the largest and most engaged online following in the pro-life movement, Live Action is leading the transformation to end this grave human rights abuse.


Mission statement

Live Action works to defend the human rights of the most vulnerable in society: preborn children. With the largest online reach in the pro-life movement, Live Action changes hearts and minds about abortion - inspiring the culture of life through national media campaigns, investigative reporting, and targeted youth education programs.


Statement of faith

Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Advocacy

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating349 of 43021 of 24
Fund acquisition rating383 of 43022 of 24
Resource allocation rating288 of 43018 of 24
Asset utilization rating228 of 43017 of 24

Financial ratios

Funding ratiosMedian % for
all ministries in
MW database
20172016201520142013
Return on fundraising efforts Return on fundraising efforts =
Fundraising expense /
Total contributions
7%15%11%8%7%9%
Fundraising cost ratio Fundraising cost ratio =
Fundraising expense /
Total revenue
6%15%11%8%7%9%
Contributions reliance Contributions reliance =
Total contributions /
Total revenue
95%100%99%100%98%100%
Fundraising expense ratio Fundraising expense ratio =
Fundraising expense /
Total expenses
6%14%13%12%13%10%
Other revenue reliance Other revenue reliance =
Total other revenue /
Total revenue
5%0%1%0%2%0%
 
Operating ratiosMedian % for
all ministries in
MW database
20172016201520142013
Program expense ratio Program expense ratio =
Program services /
Total expenses
83%79%81%80%77%76%
Spending ratio Spending ratio =
Total expenses /
Total revenue
99%109%87%69%52%89%
Program output ratio Program output ratio =
Program services /
Total revenue
81%86%70%55%40%68%
Savings ratio Savings ratio =
Surplus (deficit) /
Total revenue
1%-9%13%31%48%11%
Reserve accumulation rate Reserve accumulation rate =
Surplus (deficit) /
Net assets
3%-9%12%25%57%21%
General and admin ratio General and admin ratio =
Management and general expense /
Total expenses
10%7%6%8%10%13%
 
Investing ratiosMedian measure
for all ministries
in MW database
20172016201520142013
Total asset turnover Total asset turnover =
Total expenses /
Total assets
1.321.020.770.540.601.52
Degree of long-term investment Degree of long-term investment =
Total assets /
Total current assets
1.531.011.011.011.021.03
Current asset turnover Current asset turnover =
Total expenses /
Total current assets
2.531.030.780.550.611.58
 
Liquidity ratiosMedian measure
for all ministries
in MW database
20172016201520142013
Current ratio Current ratio =
Total current assets /
Total current liabilities
9.0923.1937.8284.2832.8019.93
Current liabilities ratio Current liabilities ratio =
Total current liabilities /
Total current assets
0.100.040.030.010.030.05
Liquid reserve level Liquid reserve level =
(Total current assets -
Total current liabilities) /
(Total expenses / 12)
4.0711.1714.9921.4818.977.24
 
Solvency ratiosMedian % for
all ministries in
MW database
20172016201520142013
Liabilities ratio Liabilities ratio =
Total liabilities /
Total assets
10%4%3%1%3%5%
Debt ratio Debt ratio =
Debt /
Total assets
0%0%0%0%0%0%
Reserve coverage ratio Reserve coverage ratio =
Net assets /
Total expenses
63%94%126%181%161%62%

Financials

Balance sheet
 
Assets20172016201520142013
Cash$3,267,778$3,498,180$2,518,219$1,333,112$975,504
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$0$1,514$506,782$965,593$8,806
Short-term investments$968$0$0$0$0
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$3,268,746$3,499,694$3,025,001$2,298,705$984,310
Long-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$19,723$28,647$35,680$37,104$33,711
Other long-term assets$4,500$3,600$3,600$0$0
Total long-term assets$24,223$32,247$39,280$37,104$33,711
Total assets$3,292,969$3,531,941$3,064,281$2,335,809$1,018,021
 
Liabilities20172016201520142013
Payables and accrued expenses$140,952$92,527$35,892$70,074$49,390
Other current liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Total current liabilities$140,952$92,527$35,892$70,074$49,390
Debt$0$0$0$0$0
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Total long-term liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Total liabilities$140,952$92,527$35,892$70,074$49,390
 
Net assets20172016201520142013
Unrestricted$3,152,017$3,439,414$2,547,152$1,303,337$968,631
Temporarily restricted$0$0$481,237$962,398$0
Permanently restricted$0$0$0$0$0
Net assets$3,152,017$3,439,414$3,028,389$2,265,735$968,631
 
Revenues and expenses
 
Revenue20172016201520142013
Total contributions$3,066,257$3,112,275$2,433,327$2,655,855$1,747,163
Program service revenue$4,596$26,306$5,750$20,273$0
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$1,254$701($6,448)$584$1,882
Other revenue$0$0$0$29,817$0
Total other revenue$5,850$27,007($698)$50,674$1,882
Total revenue$3,072,107$3,139,282$2,432,629$2,706,529$1,749,045
 
Expenses20172016201520142013
Program services$2,657,224$2,210,362$1,335,883$1,081,279$1,182,882
Management and general$234,786$166,739$133,078$140,132$204,861
Fundraising$467,478$351,157$201,014$188,013$162,678
Total expenses$3,359,488$2,728,258$1,669,975$1,409,424$1,550,421
 
Change in net assets20172016201520142013
Surplus (deficit)($287,381)$411,024$762,654$1,297,105$198,624
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets($287,381)$411,024$762,654$1,297,105$198,624

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