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Citizens Project

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

Citizens Project is a voter registration group based in Colorado Springs, CO that was founded in 1993. As of 2019 they had $152,608 in revenue and $181,198 in assets.

Citizens Project spotlights issues. Citizens Project spotlights issues in the Pikes Peak region and mobilizes people to strengthen the traditional values of our nation: equal rights, individual freedoms, separation of church and state, civic engagemen...

EIN:
84-1241911
City:
State:
Website:
Founded:
1993
Type:
501(c)(3)
NTEE:
Revenue:
$152,608
Assets:
$181,198
Employees:
2
Fiscal year end:
December
Revenue trends:
Asset trends:

Program areas at Citizens Project

Civic Engagement Citizens Project provides election education resources for the community. The signature voter guide reaches more than 180,000 people by being published in the Colorado Springs Business Journal, Colorado Springs Independent, in other community newspapers, and online. Other nonpartisan election education programs include forums for candidates and to debate ballot measures. Each election Citizens Project engages underrepresented voters though get-out-the-vote work.

Separation of Church and State Citizens Project is a unique local resource on separation of church and state, particularly in the public schools. Citizens Project frequently facilitates seminars in public schools and universities on ensuring a religiously neutral learning environment.

Education/Advocacy Citizens Project runs ongoing programs to educate the community and advocate for our values. We watchdog local government and public schools to ensure that equality, diversity, and separation of church and state are being upheld. Programming is responsive to current events and seeks to localize issues of national importance. Activities range from hosting panel discussions or film screenings to urging local elected officials to uphold laws that protect equality. The Activist Network alerts citizens to speak out in a timely way on legislation at the state and local level. Publication of Legislative Report Card informs the community of how they are represented on issues that reflect their values. Over fifty "table captains" invite guests to learn about Citizens Project's efforts in the community and enjoy a meal together. It is also a fundraising event and as the end of the program, guests are invited to invest in the cause ...

Form 990s for Citizens Project

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Feb 14, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Mar 15, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Jan 18, 2018990View PDF
2015-12Apr 4, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Jan 29, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Citizens Project

Field2018
Total grants, contributions, etc.$145,485
Program services$40
Investment income and dividends$7,059
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$24
Total revenues$152,608

Vendors for Citizens Project

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Gregory JamiesonTax accounting2019-11-11
████████████Fundraising software2018-06-15
██████Fundraising software2018-06-15
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2018-06-15
█████████Content management system software2018-06-15

Personnel at Citizens Project

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Michael PearlmutterBoard Chair / Treasurer$0Feb. 14, 2020
Norm BouchardBoard Chair$0Dec. 31, 2018
███ ██████Secretary$0Dec. 31, 2018
███ █████Vice Chair$0Dec. 31, 2018
█████ ████Board Chair$0Jan. 10, 2018
███████ ██████Vice - Chair$0Dec. 31, 2016
████ ██████████Treasurer$0Dec. 31, 2016

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