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Cato Institute

Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Cato Institute is a public co-ops or veteran organization research institute based in Washington, DC that was founded in 1974. As of 2019 they had $30 million in revenue and $84 million in assets.

The Cato Institute seeks to broaden the parameters of public policy debate to allow consideration of the traditional American principles of limited government, individual liberty, free markets and peace.

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Form 990s for Cato Institute

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-03Dec 20, 2019990View PDF
2018-03Dec 22, 2018990View PDF
2017-03Mar 14, 2018990View PDF
2016-03Jun 29, 2017990View PDF
2015-03Feb 4, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Cato Institute

Total grants, contributions, etc.$28,389,412
Program services$386,600
Investment income and dividends$959,136
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$45,307
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$28,612
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$157,144
Miscellaneous revenues$294,907
Total revenues$30,261,118

Vendors for Cato Institute

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
DrupalContent management system software2020-06-24
███████Marketing software; CRM software; Content management system software2020-06-24
███████████ ███Tax accounting2018-12-03
███ ███████████ ███Janitorial Services$103,8252018-03-01
████ ████████Building Repairs and Maintenance$137,1572018-03-01
████████████ ████████████ ███Copy Editing and Proofreading$105,4302018-03-01
██████ ███████ ████Insurance2017-12-31
████ █████████ ███████ ██ █████ ███████Insurance2017-12-31
...and nine more vendors

Personnel at Cato Institute

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Marissa DelgadoVice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer-Sept. 23, 2020
Steve KurtzVice President and Chief Digital Officer-Sept. 23, 2020
█████ █████Chief of Staff-Sept. 23, 2020
███ █████████Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer$210,254Jan. 31, 2018
█████████ ███████Vice President for Communications-Sept. 23, 2020
█████ ██Vice President, Events and Conferences-Sept. 23, 2020
██████ ████████Vice President of Initiatives-Sept. 23, 2020
███████ ████████Managing Director-Sept. 23, 2020
██████ ████Director of Web Communications-Sept. 23, 2020
█████ ██████Director of Media Relations-Sept. 23, 2020
...and 23 more key personnel

Peer public co-ops and veteran organization research and public policy institutes

1Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC)501(c)(3)$20 millionWashington, DC
2National Governors Association (NGA)501(c)(3)$19 millionWashington, DC
3American Enterprise Institute501(c)(3)$51 millionWashington, DC
4Family Research Council (FRC)501(c)(3)$17 millionWashington, DC
5Washington Institute for Near East Policy (WINEP)501(c)(3)$15 millionWashington, DC
6Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars501(c)(3)$28 millionWashington, DC
7Hudson Institute501(c)(3)$48 millionWashington, DC
8New America501(c)(3)$36 millionWashington, DC
9Good Reason Houston501(c)(3)$8.8 millionHouston, TX
10United State Global Leadership Coalition (USGLC)501(c)(3)$8.3 millionWashington, DC
11The Brookings Institution501(c)(3)$103 millionWashington, DC
12Center for Global Development (CGD)501(c)(3)$15 millionWashington, DC
13Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)501(c)(3)$45 millionWashington, DC
14The Heritage Foundation501(c)(3)$81 millionWashington, DC
15Peter G Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE)501(c)(3)$19 millionWashington, DC
16Federation for American Immigration Reform501(c)(3)$12 millionWashington, DC
17International Republican Institute (IRI)501(c)(3)$76 millionWashington, DC
18Atlantic Council of the United States501(c)(3)$29 millionWashington, DC
19National Center for Learning Disabilities501(c)(3)$15 millionWashington, DC
20The Aspen Institute501(c)(3)$134 millionWashington, DC
21Council for a Strong America501(c)(3)$11 millionWashington, DC
22National Democratic Institute for International Affairs501(c)(3)$128 millionWashington, DC
23Campaign Legal Center501(c)(3)$7.9 millionWashington, DC
24Common Cause Education Fund501(c)(3)$8.6 millionWashington, DC
25Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC)501(c)(3)$13 millionSan Francisco, CA