Non-profit

Legal Momentum

Location:

NEW YORK, NY

Tax ID:

23-7085442

Tax-Exempt Status:

501(c)(3)

Budget (2016):

Revenue: $2,730,572
Expenses: $2,585,286
Assets: $2,880,203

In 1970, the National Organization for Women (NOW) incorporated the NOW Legal Defense and Education Fund as a separate national 501(c)(3) organization to carry out their legal advocacy efforts. This organization was renamed Legal Momentum in 2004.[1]

In 2016, Legal Momentum spent $2.6 million in support of their legal and judicial education programs. Legal Momentum used litigation and advocacy efforts to focus on issues such as occupational segregation, dating violence in schools, and other issues in line with NOW’s overall vision.[2]

In 2016, Legal Momentum received $450,000 in government grants, including a grant from the U.S. Office of Violence Against Women. [3]

References

  1. https://www.legalmomentum.org/history
  2. “Return of Organization Exempt from Income Tax: Legal Momentum. Schedule O.” Guidestar. 2016. Accessed November 3, 2017. https://www.guidestar.org/profile/23-7085442
  3. “Return of Organization Exempt from Income Tax: Legal Momentum. Part VIII.” Guidestar. 2016. Accessed November 3, 2017. https://www.guidestar.org/profile/23-7085442
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Nonprofit Information

  • Accounting Period: June - May
  • Tax Exemption Received: May 1, 1971

  • Available Filings

    Period Form Type Total revenue Total functional expenses Total assets (EOY) Total liabilities (EOY) Unrelated business income? Total contributions Program service revenue Investment income Comp. of current officers, directors, etc. Form 990
    2016 Jun Form 990 $2,730,572 $2,585,286 $2,880,203 $264,444 N $2,392,967 $143,483 $19,890 $255,073
    2015 Jun Form 990 $2,961,343 $2,642,853 $2,662,642 $187,453 N $2,738,591 $67,908 $33,654 $716,833 PDF
    2014 Jun Form 990 $2,783,303 $3,330,795 $2,479,420 $288,561 N $2,457,710 $23,867 $33,157 $600,654 PDF
    2013 Jun Form 990 $2,002,481 $3,539,160 $3,170,155 $473,021 N $1,632,718 $34,786 $34,977 $706,176 PDF
    2012 Jun Form 990 $3,925,608 $3,201,892 $4,773,695 $582,263 N $3,515,516 $0 $34,162 $504,960 PDF
    2011 Jun Form 990 $4,776,275 $3,920,331 $4,169,498 $670,069 N $4,388,272 $0 $19,379 $597,820 PDF

    Additional Filings (PDFs)

    Legal Momentum

    16 EAST 34TH STREET 6TH FLOOR
    NEW YORK, NY 10016-4310