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American Botanical Council (ABC)

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

ABC is a consumer protection organization based in Austin, TX that was founded in 1988. As of 2018 they had $2.4 million in revenue and $1.3 million in assets.

Since 1988, the American Botanical Council (ABC) has been educating consumers, healthcare professionals, researchers, educators, industry and the media on the safe and effective use of herbs and medicinal plants.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Herbal Medicine Institute.

EIN:
74-2518542
City:
State:
Website:
Phone:
(512) 926-4900
Facebook:
Twitter:
Founded:
1988
Type:
501(c)(3)
NTEE:
Revenue:
$2,482,558
Assets:
$1,309,222
Employees:
19
Fiscal year end:
October
Revenue trends:
Asset trends:

Program areas at ABC

American botanical council (abc) is a nonprofit, member-supported organization whose mission is to provide education using science-based and traditional information to promote responsible use of herbal medicine - serving the public, researchers, educators, healthcare professionals, industry, and media.

Form 990s for ABC

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-10Jul 23, 2019990View PDF
2017-10Oct 16, 2018990View PDF
2016-10Jun 21, 2017990View PDF
2015-10Jun 28, 2016990View PDF
2014-10Sep 3, 2015990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for ABC

Field2018
Total grants, contributions, etc.$2,263,552
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$14
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
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$2,629
Miscellaneous revenues$216,363
Total revenues$2,482,558

Vendors for ABC

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
BlackbaudFundraising software; CRM software; Marketing software2020-07-30
██████Fundraising software2020-07-30
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-07-30
██████████ ███████ ██████ ██Tax accounting2019-05-03
███████It Web Design Consulting$150,0002018-10-01

Personnel at ABC

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Mark BlumenthalExecutive Director$193,359June 20, 2019
Peggy BrevoortBoard Vice President$0Aug. 8, 2019
██████ █ ███████Board Chair$0Oct. 31, 2018
████ █████████Treasurer$0Oct. 31, 2018
███████ █████Trustee$0Oct. 31, 2018

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