EIN 30-0192708

Center for American Progress Action Fund

IRS 501(c) type
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The Center for American Progress Action Fund is dedicated to improving the lives of all Americans, through bold, progressive ideas, as well as strong leadership and concerted action.
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Program areas at Center for American Progress Action Fund

OUTREACH AND ADVOCACY: The Outreach and Advocacy Department advocated for major legislative priorities such as the American Rescue Plan, Infrastructure Investment & Jobs Act, and the Inflation Reduction Act. The department conducted extensive message research, created digital content, and worked with a wide range of partners (organizations and elected officials) to advance these legislative priorities into law.
COMMUNICATIONS: Advanced progressive ideas and messages through communications and expanded use of digital and social media as well as traditional news media. Addressed timely public policy and political issues through rapid response and analysis. Major accomplishments included shaping the messaging around a progressive economic agenda, tackling the climate crisis, and restoring voting rights.
POLICY PROGRAMS: Public policy research and analysis was conducted across five cross-cutting priorities: Democracy, Economy, Climate, Racial Equity and Justice, and Health.
Executive office

Grants made by Center for American Progress Action Fund

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Fund for A Better FutureEducational$1,388,021
Center for American Progress (CAP)Educational$196,453
Sixteen Thirty FundEducational$30,000
...and 1 more grant made

Who funds Center for American Progress Action Fund

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
Center for American Progress (CAP)Public Education &$6,549,896
Energy Action Fund (GTAF)To Support Clean Energy Policy Advancement in the States.$1,250,000
Fund for A Better FutureGeneral Support$1,000,000
...and 6 more grants received

Personnel at Center for American Progress Action Fund

Patrick GaspardChief Executive Officer, Center for American Progress Action Fund
Kevin TorunoChief Financial Officer
Mara PellittieriEditor - In - Chief, Talkpoverty
Marc JarsulicSenior Fellow; Chief Economist
Daniella Gibbs LegerExecutive Vice President, Communications and Strategy
...and 58 more key personnel

Financials for Center for American Progress Action Fund

RevenuesFYE 12/2021
Total grants, contributions, etc.$12,848,683
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$442
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$5,401
Total revenues$12,854,526

Form 990s for Center for American Progress Action Fund

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2020-122021-09-17990View PDF
2019-122021-06-08990View PDF
2018-122019-10-31990View PDF
2017-122018-11-15990View PDF
2016-122018-03-14990View PDF
...and 8 more Form 990s

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Data update history
October 3, 2022
Used new vendors
Identified 5 new vendors, including , , , , and
August 3, 2022
Received grants
Identified 3 new grant, including a grant for $6,907,944 from Center for American Progress (CAP)
April 27, 2022
Updated personnel
Identified 35 new personnel
April 8, 2022
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2020
October 4, 2021
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2019
Nonprofit Types
Social advocacy organizationsPublic sector nonprofits
Public policyVoting rights
Political advocacyNational level
General information
1333 H St NW Suite 100e
Washington, DC 20005
Metro area
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
District of Columbia, DC
Website URL
(202) 682-1611
Facebook page
Twitter profile
IRS details
Fiscal year end
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
W20: Government and Public Administration
NAICS code, primary
813319: Social Advocacy Organizations
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