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Center for American Progress (CAP)

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

CAP is a energy conservation organization based in Washington, DC that was founded in 2002. As of 2019 they had $44 million in revenue and $60 million in assets.

The Center for American Progress is an independent nonpartisan policy institute that is dedicated to improving the lives of all Americans, through bold, progressive ideas, as well as strong leadership and concerted action.

(202) 682-1611
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Program areas at CAP

Policy programs: public policy research and analysis was conducted in areas of energy and the environment, education, health care, immigration, open government, poverty, lgbt rights, and women's rights. In addition, the economic policy team conducted projects relating to middle class economics, tax fairness, housing, and post-secondary education. Cap's national security team worked on projects relating to chinese and middle eastern relations with the u.s.

Communications: the communications team educated the public and assisted the work of policy teams by providing press, communications, and events support.

External relations: the external relations department engaged in education of the public, policymakers, opinion leaders and advocates regarding public policy through a wide array of dissemination channels, including faith communities, campus organizations, print, and online media.

Form 990s for CAP

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Dec 4, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Nov 15, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Mar 14, 2018990View PDF
2015-12Jan 17, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Jan 10, 2017990View PDF
...and seven more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for CAP

Total grants, contributions, etc.$43,221,801
Program services$162,500
Investment income and dividends$674,627
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$5,105
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$-17,661
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$318,754
Total revenues$44,365,126

Vendors for CAP

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Microsoft ServicesSoftware2020-03-17
██████████CRM software2020-03-03
█████ ████Advocacy software; Fundraising software; Marketing software2020-03-03
██████ ███Tax accounting2019-09-20
███████ ██████ ███Consultant$120,0002018-12-01
█ █ █████████ ████████Public Opinion Research$267,0002018-12-01
████████████ ███Consultant$183,3342018-12-01
████████ █████Consultant$204,3652018-12-01
...and four more vendors

Personnel at CAP

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Gordon GrayChief Operating Officer$230,512Oct. 3, 2020
Allison PreissVice President, Communications-Oct. 3, 2020
████ ████Vice President, Digital Engagement-Oct. 3, 2020
█████ █████Vice President, Digital Strategy-Oct. 3, 2020
████ ██████Vice President, Technology Policy-Oct. 3, 2020
███████ ████████Senior Vice President, Energy and Environment Policy-Oct. 3, 2020
█████ █████████Vice President, Government Affairs-Oct. 3, 2020
████ ██████Executive Vice President, Policy-Oct. 3, 2020
█████ ████Vice President, Human Resources-Oct. 3, 2020
██████ █████Vice President, Health Policy; Senior Fellow-Oct. 3, 2020
...and 55 more key personnel

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