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Aspen Journalism

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

Aspen Journalism is a nonprofit publisher based in Aspen, CO that was founded in 2011. As of 2019 they had $209,475 in revenue and $46,646 in assets.

To produce investigative journalism in the local public interest. Aspen journalism's mission is to produce investigative journalism in the local public interest. Our work raises awareness and sparks action on relevant and important local and regional ...

EIN:
35-2400162
City:
Aspen
State:
Website:
Founded:
2011
Type:
501(c)(3)
NTEE:
Revenue:
$209,475
Assets:
$46,646
Employees:
0
Fiscal year end:
December
Revenue trends:
Asset trends:

Program areas at Aspen Journalism

Aspen Journalism is an independent nonprofit journalism organization, founded in 2011, and based in Aspen,Colorado. Our mission is to produce quality journalism, as well-informed citizens make better decisions. Our approach is both investigative and collaborative. Our coverage area radiates outward from Aspen to Snowmass Village, Pitkin, Eagle, Garfield, and Summit counties, the Western Slope, Colorado, and the West. Since 2011, we'vecovered water, education, land-use, local government, housing, transportation, energy, wealth, real estate, the ski industry, and development. In 2018, we published 74 in-depth stories, 70 of them about water issues in the Colorado River basin, which includes the Roaring Fork River basin. To inform our reporting, we attended 54 water meetings and events around Colorado. We produced sustained and impactful reporting on potential dams on Maroon Creek and Castle Creek tied to conditional water-storage reservoir rights, and we also continued in-depth coverage of key Colorado River issues, including statewide and ...

Form 990s for Aspen Journalism

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Jan 13, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Oct 16, 2018990EZView PDF
2017-12Sep 18, 2018990EZView PDF
2016-12Aug 29, 2017990EZView PDF
2015-12Jan 3, 2017990EZView PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Aspen Journalism

Field2018
Total grants, contributions, etc.$209,468
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$7
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$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$209,475

Vendors for Aspen Journalism

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
KimbiaFundraising software2020-03-11
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-03-11
██████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-03-11
█████████Content management system software2020-03-11
█████████Marketing software2020-03-11
█████ █████ ███ ███████ ███Tax accounting2018-09-18

Personnel at Aspen Journalism

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Brent Gardner-SmithExecutive Director and Editor$90,326Jan. 13, 2020
Brent Gardner SmithPast Executive Director-Sept. 26, 2014

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