EIN 73-1628382

Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC)

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
149
Year formed
2002
Most recent tax filings
2019-12
Description
BPC's mission is to works to address the key challenges facing the nation and pave the way for tomorrow's policy debates.

Program areas at BPC

Economic Policy - the economic Policy program includes the economic Policy project, the infrastructure Policy project, the immigration Policy project, the higher education project, and the evidence-based policymaking initiative:economic Policy projectthe economic Policy project's work responds to the challenges facing the domestic economy by strengthening retirement security and personal savings, promoting a financial system that best serves main street businesses andconsumers, securing economic opportunities for the future, and dealing with our nation's exploding debtinfrastructure Policy projectcommunities across the united states face a severe shortage of affordable homes and a growing need to repair, replace, and modernize their critical infrastructure. The infrastructure Policy project is focused on helping policymakers respond with Bipartisan and consensus-driven solutions, working to ensure every family has a decent, affordable home and access to jobs and opportunities.immigration Policy projectbpc's immigration Policy project focuses on practical legislative solutions that address our nation's immigration system as a whole, enhancing flexibility, promoting fairness, and aligning with america's needs and values.higher education projectbpc is focused on developing policies that promote affordability, incentivize improvements in student outcomes, and reduce equity gaps, with the goal of ensuring that the postsecondary system is broadly accessible to every american and provides students with a positive return on their investment.
Governance the governance program includes the congress project, the elections project, governmental studies and campus free expression:the congress projectbpc's congress project holds the legislative branch accountable by tracking the functioning of congress through the healthy congress index and strives to build better relationships between lawmakers of different parties. Under the american congressional exchange program, part of the congress project, members of congress who participate agree to visit, for one weekend, a member of the opposite party in that member's district. That member, in turn, reciprocates the following year or when schedules permit.the elections projectfree and fair elections are critical to the health of democracy, and voting is the most important expression of a citizen's democratic rights. The elections project strives to improve the voting experience for all americans, allowing citizens and engaged communities to register to vote, cast their ballots, and have their votes accurately counted.governmental studiesgovernmental studies addresses long term and large structural issues in american politics such as technology and politics; the electoral college; how recounts, election disputes, and other disagreements about elections might be resolved; presidential succession; and continuity of government.campus free expressioncolleges and universities have a special role in our democracy in preparing the next generation for thoughtful citizenship and leadership, introducing them to a wide range of issues, and teaching them the values of mutual respect and principled disagreement. The campus free expression project convenes campus leaders with expertise in developing and implementing policies and programs that encourage the open, and respectful exchange of ideas.
Health - the health program includes the future of health care project, the health innovation initiative and the prevention initiative:the future of health care project bpc is intensifying its efforts to serve as a resource to policymakers and to develop effective and politically viable solutions to our nation's health care challenges. Bpc has convened a Bipartisan group of leading national healthpolicy experts to identify a path forward for a consensus approach to improving health care in the united states. The future of health care project focuses on coverage and access to care, delivery system reform, cost containment, chronic and long-term care, and rural and behavioral health.health innovation initiativethe health innovation initiative works with experts and stakeholders across every sector of health care to develop viable Policy options to accelerate innovation and the use of the technology to improve health and the cost, quality and patient experience of care.prevention initiativebpc's prevention initiative focuses on clinical and community prevention, upstream determinants of health, and the infrastructure networks necessary for both health promotion and public health emergency preparedness and response. In 2018 and 2019, the prevention initiative focused on the two most important public health issues of our time the opioid addiction epidemic and the obesity crisis.

Form 990s for BPC

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-122021-03-31990View PDF
2018-122020-01-15990View PDF
2017-122019-02-21990View PDF
2016-122018-01-18990View PDF
2015-122017-04-11990View PDF
...and 5 more Form 990s

Who funds Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC)

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
Fidelity Investments Charitable Gift FundFor Grant Recipient's Exempt Purposes$1,600,500
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...and 28 more grants received

Grants made by BPC

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
American Flood CoalitionAdaptation Working Group$175,000

Financials for BPC

RevenuesFYE 12/2019
Total grants, contributions, etc.$21,305,423
Program services$423,700
Investment income and dividends$217,457
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$1,240
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$676,412
Total revenues$22,624,232

Personnel at BPC

NameTitleCompensation
Jason GrumetPresident and Chief Executive Officer$437,234
Kathy Roth-DouquetChair , Task Force on Defense Personnel; Chief Executive Officer of Blue Star Families
Julie AndersonChief Operating Officer / Senior Vice President$260,111
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 Subscribe to viewFounder; Former Senate Majority Leader / Founder , Former Senate Majority Leader
...and 37 more key personnel

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Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$22,624,232
2019
Yearly growth
11%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$21,725,239
2019
Yearly growth
6.9%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$28,109,163
2019
Yearly growth
15.8%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
149
2019
Yearly growth
20.2%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
1225 I Street NW No 1000
Washington, DC 20005
Metro area
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
Website URL
bipartisanpolicy.org/ 
Facebook page
BipartisanPolicyCenter 
Twitter profile
@bpc_bipartisan 
IRS details
EIN
73-1628382
Fiscal year end
December
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
2002
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
W05: Public and Societal Benefit Research Institutes and Public Policy Analysis
NAICS code, primary
813319: Social Advocacy Organizations
Parent/child status
Central organization