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Against The Stream Buddhist Meditation Society

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Against The Stream Buddhist Meditation Society is a buddhist organization based in Los Angeles, CA that was founded in 2008. As of 2016 they had $1.3 million in revenue and $400,066 in assets.

Against the Stream was founded to make the teachings of Buddha available to all who are interested. We wish to create and sustain communities of healthy, accountable, wise and compassionate people from every walk of life. We welcome people from all ra...

EIN:
26-1351397
City:
State:
Website:
Founded:
2008
Type:
501(c)(3)
NTEE:
Revenue:
$1,319,745
Assets:
$400,066
Employees:
6
Fiscal year end:
December

Program areas at Against The Stream Buddhist Meditation Society

2015 is in the books and all we can say is "What a year!" Our SF Center opened in April and has quickly become a dharma hub in the Bay Area. Our 2 centers in LA continue to provide a variety of weekly classes, daylongs, series and year-long programs. Thousands of people come through our doors each month, and countless others are part of our virtual community connected through retreats, podcasts and social medial. In October, 12 teachers graduated from our most recent ATS Teacher Training program and are in LA, SF, NY, Boston and other places int he US and Europe sharing the dharma with all who are interested. We started advanced Facilitator Training and a Mentor Training program. We received a $15,000 Hemera Foundation Grant which provided fellowships to our retreats for teachers and others working in K-12 schools. We're proud to announce that we're the recipient of ...

Form 990s for Against The Stream Buddhist Meditation Society

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2015-12Mar 3, 2017990View PDF

Financials for Against The Stream Buddhist Meditation Society

Field2015
Total grants, contributions, etc.$193,540
Program services$1,091,770
Investment income and dividends$0
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$25,665
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$8,598
Miscellaneous revenues$172
Total revenues$1,319,745

Vendors for Against The Stream Buddhist Meditation Society

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
PayPalFundraising software; Payment processing2019-12-13
███████████Content management system software2019-12-13
███████ █████████Tax accounting2017-03-03

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