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Largest/examples R - Search R - Civil Rights, Social Action & Advocacy

Private nonprofit organizations whose primary purpose is to protect and promote the broad civil rights of groups and civil liberties of individuals, to work for the realization of specific social or political goals or to encourage the participation of people in the public policy debate.

Scope notes: USE Major Group R for legal rights organizations that use the courts to secure civil rights and liberties; USE Legal Services (I80) for organizations that focus on or provide legal services to individuals.

Includes: Organizations that work to improve relations between racial, ethnic, and cultural groups; advocacy and citizen action groups that work to change public policy and opinion in a variety of areas; organizations that use courts to protect and enlarge civil rights and liberties; and organizations that promote voter education and registration.

Excludes: Animal rights groups, (see D-Animal Related); or groups using advocacy as a method to achieve goals in a particular subject area such as food, housing and education. In these cases, use the common code 01 in the appropriate major group area.

See also: Common Code 01

NAICS: 813319   Largest/examples R01 - Search R01 - Alliances & Advocacy

Organizations whose activities focus on influencing public policy within the Civil Rights, Social Action, Advocacy major group area. Includes a variety of activities from public education and influencing public opinion to lobbying national and state legislatures.

Key words: Lobbying; Public Awareness

NAICS: 541618   Largest/examples R02 - Search R02 - Management & Technical Assistance

Consultation, training, and other forms of management assistance services to nonprofit groups within the Civil Rights, Social Action, Advocacy major group area.

NAICS: 813920   Largest/examples R03 - Search R03 - Professional Societies & Associations

Learned societies, professional councils, and other organizations that bring together individuals or organizations with a common professional or vocational interest within the Civil Rights, Social Action, Advocacy major group area.

Scope notes: Includes: Accreditation Boards;

NAICS: 541720   Largest/examples R05 - Search R05 - Research Institutes & Public Policy Analysis

Organizations whose primary purpose is to conduct research and/or public policy analysis within the Civil Rights, Social Action, Advocacy major group area.

NAICS: 813219   Largest/examples R11 - Search R11 - Single Organization Support

Organizations existing as a fund-raising entity for a single institution within the Civil Rights, Social Action & Advocacy major group area.

NAICS: 813219   Largest/examples R12 - Search R12 - Fund Raising & Fund Distribution

Organizations that raise and distribute funds for multiple organizations within the Civil Rights, Social Action, Advocacy major group area.

NAICS: 813219   Largest/examples R19 - Search R19 - Support N.E.C.

Organizations that provide all forms of support except for financial assistance or fund raising for other organizations in the Civil Rights, Social Action, Advocacy major group area.

NAICS: 813311   Largest/examples: R20 - R2 - Search R20 - Civil Rights

Organizations that work for the passage and enforcement of laws or other social measures that will more effectively protect the rights of specific groups. Use this code for organizations that broadly address civil rights and advocacy issues or which focus on populations not specified below.

Key words: Discrimination of Specific Groups; Equal Rights; Immigrant Rights; Legal Rights; Refugee Rights

Scope notes: Use this code for organizations that broadly address civil rights and advocacy issues or which focus on populations not specified below.

Excludes: Refugee resettlement programs and centers for immigrants in the United States. Use Ethnic & Immigrant Centers (P84). For organizations that deal broadly with refugee issues outside the United States, use International Migration & Refugee Issues (Q71).

NAICS: 541720   Largest/examples R21 - Search R21 - Immigrants' Rights(Draft Code - not for internal IRS use)

Organizations that support the passage and enforcement of laws and other social measures which protect the rights and interests of individuals who have newly arrived in the country or which govern the process by which individuals and families are granted permission to immigrate.

NAICS: 813311   Largest/examples R22 - Search R22 - Minority Rights

Organizations that support the passage and enforcement of laws and other social measures that protect and promote the rights and interests of one or more specific ethnic groups or individuals who have a common national origin. Use this code for organizations like the NAACP and La Raza.

Key words: African American Rights; Asian American Rights; Congress of Racial Equality; CORE; Ethnic Groups Rights; Hispanic Rights; La Raza; Latino Rights; NAACP; Native American Rights; Racial Equality; SCLC; Southern Christian Leadership Conference

NAICS: 813311   Largest/examples R23 - Search R23 - Disabled Persons Rights

Organizations that support the passage and enforcement of laws or other social measures that protect the rights of people who have disabilities and maximize their ability to enjoy the same opportunities, resources and privileges as the mainstream population.

Key words: Disability Rights; Handicapped Persons Rights; Handicapped Rights

NAICS: 813311   Largest/examples R24 - Search R24 - Womens Rights

Organizations that support the passage and enforcement of laws and other social measures that protect and promote the rights and interests of women.

Key words: Sexual Equality; Womens Economic Empowerment

NAICS: 813311   Largest/examples R25 - Search R25 - Seniors Rights

Organizations that support the passage and enforcement of laws and other social measures that protect and promote the rights of older adults.

Key words: Age Discrimination

NAICS: 813311   Largest/examples R26 - Search R26 - Lesbian & Gay Rights

Organizations that support the passage and enforcement of laws and other social measures that protect and promote the rights and interests of individuals who are gay, lesbian, bisexual, or transgender.

Key words: Gay Rights; Homosexual Rights; Lesbian Rights

Scope notes: DRAFT (1/2007): This code may also be used for organizations OPPOSED to gay rights.

NAICS: 541720   Largest/examples R27 - Search R27 - Patients' Rights(Draft Code - not for internal IRS use)

Organizations that support the passage and enforcement of laws and other social measures that protect and promote the rights and interests of patients.

NAICS: 813311   Largest/examples R28 - Search R28 - Children's Rights

Organizations that support the passage and enforcement of laws and other social measures that protect and promote the rights and interests of children and youth.

Key words: CASA; Child Advocacy; Court Appointed Special Advocates;

Scope notes: Excludes: Organizations that provide children’s and youth services (use Children’s & Youth Services P30); and organizations that deal specifically with the prevention of child abuse (Use Child Abuse Prevention I72).

For users whose NTEE-CC system has not enabled this code, USE R20.

Coded added 5/2005

NAICS: 541720   Largest/examples R29 - Search R29 - Employee & Workers' Rights(Draft Code - not for internal IRS use)

Organizations that support the passage and enforcement of laws and other social measures that protect and promote the rights of groups of workers and employees.

Scope notes: Excludes: Unions, employee associations and employee clubs. USE Labor Unions (J40)

NAICS: 813311   Largest/examples: R30 - R3 - Search R30 - Intergroup & Race Relations

Organizations that work for increased harmony and understanding among diverse groups in the community and to reduce or eliminate tensions and violence based on age, gender, race, color, sexual preference, creed, national origin, income level or stereotypical identification.

Key words: Diversity Training; Intergroup Relations; Multicultural Understanding; Race Relations

Scope notes: Excludes: Political parties and other political action groups. Use Government & Public Administration (W20).

See also: Dispute Resolution, Mediations Services; Personal Social Services

NAICS: 813311   Largest/examples: R40 - R4 - Search R40 - Voter Education & Registration

Organizations that encourage citizens to participate in the political process, in a nonpartisan manner, by providing opportunities for political involvement, access to public officials, information that is necessary to make informed decisions at the ballot box or assistance in registering to vote.

Key words: Election Regulation; League of Women Voters; Voter Education; Voter Participation; Voter Registration; Voter Turnout

Scope notes: Excludes: Organizations that focus on issues relating to clean elections. Use Government & Public Administration (W20). Organizations that encourage citizen participation in community affairs. Use Citizen Participation (W24).

See also: Citizen Participation; Government and Public Administration

NAICS: 813311   Largest/examples: R60 - R6 - Search R60 - Civil Liberties

Organizations that protect the rights of people guaranteed by the Constitution and promote the passage of laws or other social measures that extend individual rights or more effectively protect them. Use this code for organizations that advocate for a wide variety of civil liberties or for specific rights that are not specified below.

Key words: Academic Freedom; Bill of Rights; Civil Liberties; Constitutional Rights; Criminal Rights; Cyber-Liberties; Death Penalty Advocacy; Death Penalty Issues; Due Process; Freedom of Association; Freedom of Information; Freedom of Religion; Gun Control Advocacy; Legal Rights; Library Censorship; Political Rights; Right of Assembly; Right to Bear Arms; Right to Privacy

Scope notes: Includes: Death penalty issues; Due process; Freedom of information; Freedom of religion; and the Right to privacy.

See also: Legal Services

NAICS: 813311   Largest/examples R61 - Search R61 - Reproductive Rights

Organizations that support the passage and enforcement of laws and other social measures which preserve a womans right to terminate her pregnancy.

Key words: Abortion Rights; Pro-Choice Advocacy; Right to Choose

Scope notes: Excludes: Organizations that provide pregnancy-related services. Use Reproductive Health Care (E40) or Family Planning (E42).

See also: Family Planning Centers; Right to Life

NAICS: 813311   Largest/examples R62 - Search R62 - Right to Life

Organizations that support the passage of legislation which assigns legal rights to the unborn and seeks to criminalize the termination of unwanted pregnancies.

Key words: Anti-Abortion; Fetal Rights; Pro-Life Advocacy

Scope notes: Excludes: Organizations that provide pregnancy-related services. Use Reproductive Health Care (E40) or Family Planning (E42). Organizations that provide adoption services. Use Adoption (P31).

See also: Reproductive Rights

NAICS: 813311   Largest/examples R63 - Search R63 - Censorship, Freedom of Speech & Press

Organizations that support the right of the press to freedom of expression without censorship or other restrictions by government and/or which support the right of the media to maintain confidential sources.

Key words: Anti-Censorship Advocacy; Censorship; Cyber-Liberties; Freedom of Speech; Free Speech; Freedom of the Press; Library Censorship

NAICS: 541720   Largest/examples R65 - Search R65 - Freedom of Religion Issues(Draft Code - not for internal IRS use)

Organizations that support the passage of legislation and other social measures that protect or extend the rights of individuals to conduct their lives according to the precepts of their faith.

NAICS: 813311   Largest/examples R67 - Search R67 - Right to Die & Euthanasia

Organizations that support the right of people who may be terminally ill to end their own lives in a planned manner either by active means or by the removal of life-support systems.

Key words: Assisted Suicide; Death with Dignity; Do Not Resuscitate Orders; Doctor Assisted Death; Doctor Assisted Suicide; Euthanasia; Hemlock Society; Living Wills; Mercy Killings; Physician Assisted Death; Physician Assisted Suicide; Rationale Suicide; Right to Die

NAICS: 813311   Largest/examples R99 - Search R99 - Civil Rights, Social Action & Advocacy N.E.C.

Use this code for organizations that clearly provide civil rights, social action or advocacy services where the major purpose is unclear enough that a more specific code cannot be accurately assigned.