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Consumer Reports (CR)

Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

CR is a consumer protection organization based in Yonkers, NY that was founded in 1936. As of 2018 they had $248 million in revenue and $417 million in assets.

For 80 years, Consumer Reports have provided evidence-based product testing and ratings, rigorous research, hard-hitting investigative journalism, public education, and steadfast policy action on behalf of consumers' interests.

Consumer Reports (CR) makes grants to other organizations, such as $80,000 to Consumer Federation of America (CFA) for "State and Local Grant Support"; $25,000 to Wikimedia New York City for "To Support Education and Outreach Efforts To Encourage Medical Students To Edit Medical Articles in Wikipedia."; and $25,000 to United States Public Interest Research Group Education Fund for "Support for Advocacy and Public Education Work on State and Federal Consumer Protection Issues.".

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Consumers Union Of United States.

(800) 333-0663
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Form 990s for CR

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-05May 14, 2019990View PDF
2017-05May 14, 2018990View PDF
2016-05Aug 17, 2017990View PDF
2015-05Jul 20, 2016990View PDF
2014-05May 15, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for CR

Total grants, contributions, etc.$28,650,376
Program services$205,372,594
Investment income and dividends$1,089,259
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$991,646
Net rental income$-8,929
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$12,355,093
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$248,450,039

Vendors for CR

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Engaging NetworksFundraising software; Advocacy software2020-03-02
██████Fundraising software2020-03-02
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-03-02
████ ███Tax accounting2019-04-02
████ ███████ ███Information Tech$5,724,7272018-05-01
████ ██████████ ███See Part Iv$180,7412018-05-01
██████ ███Search Engine Mkting$8,952,0692018-05-01
██████ ██████████████See Part Iv$33,8532018-05-01
...and 23 more vendors

Personnel at CR

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Marta L. TelladoPresident and Chief Executive Officer$663,378May 20, 2020
Leonora WienerSenior Vice President , Chief Operating Officer / Senior Vice President , Brand and Strategy$454,055May 20, 2020
████ █████Senior Vice President , Chief Financial Officer / Vice President and Chief Financial Officer$337,636May 20, 2020
██████ ███████Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer-May 20, 2020
█████ ███Vice President , Chief Digital Officer$394,327May 20, 2020
█████ ███████Chief Technology Officer-May 20, 2020
████ ███████Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer$316,077July 17, 2019
████ ██████Vice President , Chief Social Impact Officer / Vice President , Development-May 20, 2020
█████ █████████Editor in Chief , CR Magazine$292,311May 31, 2018
█████ ██ █████████Chief Scientific Officer-May 20, 2020
...and 18 more key personnel

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