Nonprofit

The Legal Aid Society

New York, NY, US • https://www.legal-aid.org

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Mission

The Legal Aid Society is a private, not-for-profit legal services organization, the oldest and largest in the nation, dedicated since 1876 to providing quality legal representation to low-income New Yorkers. It is dedicated to one simple but powerful belief: that no New Yorker should be denied access to justice because of poverty. During the year, the society handled more than 201,300 individual cases and matters and provided a comprehensive range of legal services in three areas: the civil, criminal and juvenile rights practices. Unlike the society's criminal and juvenile rights practices, which are legally mandated and supported by the government, the civil practice relies heavily on private contributions.

Communities Served

New York City

Service Range

Local/Regional

Founded

1876

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13-5562265

Total Revenue

EIN:
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Total Revenue:
Dollars In. The total amount of money the organization received across revenue streams (cash, grants, program service fees, investment income, etc.).

Total Expenses:
Dollars Out. The amount of money the organization spent during the tax year reported. It can be helpful for donors to understand what a meaningful gift to the organization would be.

Net Assets:
The amount of cash an organization has after expenses and liabilities. A financially healthy nonprofit has a positive balance and reflects a healthy cushion relative to expense budget and total revenue size.

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$330,763,746

Total Expenses

EIN:
Employer Identification Number. Use this to document your donations at tax time or to research a nonprofit.

Total Revenue:
Dollars In. The total amount of money the organization received across revenue streams (cash, grants, program service fees, investment income, etc.).

Total Expenses:
Dollars Out. The amount of money the organization spent during the tax year reported. It can be helpful for donors to understand what a meaningful gift to the organization would be.

Net Assets:
The amount of cash an organization has after expenses and liabilities. A financially healthy nonprofit has a positive balance and reflects a healthy cushion relative to expense budget and total revenue size.

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$322,197,200

Net Assets

EIN:
Employer Identification Number. Use this to document your donations at tax time or to research a nonprofit.

Total Revenue:
Dollars In. The total amount of money the organization received across revenue streams (cash, grants, program service fees, investment income, etc.).

Total Expenses:
Dollars Out. The amount of money the organization spent during the tax year reported. It can be helpful for donors to understand what a meaningful gift to the organization would be.

Net Assets:
The amount of cash an organization has after expenses and liabilities. A financially healthy nonprofit has a positive balance and reflects a healthy cushion relative to expense budget and total revenue size.

Sponsors - (c)(3) organizations:
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We've identified sponsors who meet our values-aligned criteria and aggregated the organizations supported by these sponsors to create our nonprofit directory. See our complete vetting criteria here.

-$19,826,903

Sponsors

EIN:
Employer Identification Number. Use this to document your donations at tax time or to research a nonprofit.

Total Revenue:
Dollars In. The total amount of money the organization received across revenue streams (cash, grants, program service fees, investment income, etc.).

Total Expenses:
Dollars Out. The amount of money the organization spent during the tax year reported. It can be helpful for donors to understand what a meaningful gift to the organization would be.

Net Assets:
The amount of cash an organization has after expenses and liabilities. A financially healthy nonprofit has a positive balance and reflects a healthy cushion relative to expense budget and total revenue size.

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Borealis Philanthropy

Financials sourced from IRS Form 990 (2020)

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Communities Served

New York City

Service Range

Local/Regional

Founded

1876

EIN

EIN:
Employer Identification Number. Use this to document your donations at tax time or to research a nonprofit.

Total Revenue:
Dollars In. The total amount of money the organization received across revenue streams (cash, grants, program service fees, investment income, etc.).

Total Expenses:
Dollars Out. The amount of money the organization spent during the tax year reported. It can be helpful for donors to understand what a meaningful gift to the organization would be.

Net Assets:
The amount of cash an organization has after expenses and liabilities. A financially healthy nonprofit has a positive balance and reflects a healthy cushion relative to expense budget and total revenue size.

Sponsors - (c)(3) organizations:
A donor, family or community foundation, or philanthropic intermediary that provides grants to nonprofit organizations.

We've identified funders who meet our values-aligned criteria and aggregated the organizations supported by these funders to create our nonprofit directory. See our complete vetting criteria here.

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  • partners with and advocates for organizations working on related issues

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13-5562265

Total Revenue

EIN:
Employer Identification Number. Use this to document your donations at tax time or to research a nonprofit.

Total Revenue:
Dollars In. The total amount of money the organization received across revenue streams (cash, grants, program service fees, investment income, etc.).

Total Expenses:
Dollars Out. The amount of money the organization spent during the tax year reported. It can be helpful for donors to understand what a meaningful gift to the organization would be.

Net Assets:
The amount of cash an organization has after expenses and liabilities. A financially healthy nonprofit has a positive balance and reflects a healthy cushion relative to expense budget and total revenue size.

Sponsors - (c)(3) organizations:
A donor, family or community foundation, or philanthropic intermediary that provides grants to nonprofit organizations.

We've identified funders who meet our values-aligned criteria and aggregated the organizations supported by these funders to create our nonprofit directory. See our complete vetting criteria here.

Sponsors - (c)(4) organizations:
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  • partners with and advocates for organizations working on related issues

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$330,763,746

Total Expenses

EIN:
Employer Identification Number. Use this to document your donations at tax time or to research a nonprofit.

Total Revenue:
Dollars In. The total amount of money the organization received across revenue streams (cash, grants, program service fees, investment income, etc.).

Total Expenses:
Dollars Out. The amount of money the organization spent during the tax year reported. It can be helpful for donors to understand what a meaningful gift to the organization would be.

Net Assets:
The amount of cash an organization has after expenses and liabilities. A financially healthy nonprofit has a positive balance and reflects a healthy cushion relative to expense budget and total revenue size.

Sponsors - (c)(3) organizations:
A donor, family or community foundation, or philanthropic intermediary that provides grants to nonprofit organizations.

We've identified funders who meet our values-aligned criteria and aggregated the organizations supported by these funders to create our nonprofit directory. See our complete vetting criteria here.

Sponsors - (c)(4) organizations:
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  • provides grants to nonprofit organizations, and/or
  • partners with and advocates for organizations working on related issues

We've identified sponsors who meet our values-aligned criteria and aggregated the organizations supported by these sponsors to create our nonprofit directory. See our complete vetting criteria here.

$322,197,200

Net Assets

EIN:
Employer Identification Number. Use this to document your donations at tax time or to research a nonprofit.

Total Revenue:
Dollars In. The total amount of money the organization received across revenue streams (cash, grants, program service fees, investment income, etc.).

Total Expenses:
Dollars Out. The amount of money the organization spent during the tax year reported. It can be helpful for donors to understand what a meaningful gift to the organization would be.

Net Assets:
The amount of cash an organization has after expenses and liabilities. A financially healthy nonprofit has a positive balance and reflects a healthy cushion relative to expense budget and total revenue size.

Sponsors - (c)(3) organizations:
A donor, family or community foundation, or philanthropic intermediary that provides grants to nonprofit organizations.

We've identified funders who meet our values-aligned criteria and aggregated the organizations supported by these funders to create our nonprofit directory. See our complete vetting criteria here.

Sponsors - (c)(4) organizations:
A nonprofit organization or philanthropic intermediary that

  • provides grants to nonprofit organizations, and/or
  • partners with and advocates for organizations working on related issues

We've identified sponsors who meet our values-aligned criteria and aggregated the organizations supported by these sponsors to create our nonprofit directory. See our complete vetting criteria here.

-$19,826,903

Sponsors

EIN:
Employer Identification Number. Use this to document your donations at tax time or to research a nonprofit.

Total Revenue:
Dollars In. The total amount of money the organization received across revenue streams (cash, grants, program service fees, investment income, etc.).

Total Expenses:
Dollars Out. The amount of money the organization spent during the tax year reported. It can be helpful for donors to understand what a meaningful gift to the organization would be.

Net Assets:
The amount of cash an organization has after expenses and liabilities. A financially healthy nonprofit has a positive balance and reflects a healthy cushion relative to expense budget and total revenue size.

Sponsors - (c)(3) organizations:
A donor, family or community foundation, or philanthropic intermediary that provides grants to nonprofit organizations.

We've identified funders who meet our values-aligned criteria and aggregated the organizations supported by these funders to create our nonprofit directory. See our complete vetting criteria here.

Sponsors - (c)(4) organizations:
A nonprofit organization or philanthropic intermediary that

  • provides grants to nonprofit organizations, and/or
  • partners with and advocates for organizations working on related issues

We've identified sponsors who meet our values-aligned criteria and aggregated the organizations supported by these sponsors to create our nonprofit directory. See our complete vetting criteria here.

Borealis Philanthropy

Financials sourced from IRS Form 990 (2020)

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