EIN 13-4174402

Foundation for the Defense of Democracies

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
66
Year formed
2001
Most recent tax filings
2019-12
Description
To conduct research and provide education on international terrorism - the most serious threat to the united states and other free, democratic nations. The organization produces independent analyses of global terrorism's intentions and capabilities, a...

Program areas at Foundation for the Defense of Democracies

Iran threat - provides policy research, analysis, and education addressing iran's support for terrorism and the pursuit of nuclear weapons.
Research - provides research on national security, international relations, terrorism, and related issues on a timely basis and in response to the political and societal environment.
Center on economic and financial power - examines how Democracies can use sanctions as economic coercion, deter illicit finance, and defend themselves against economic warfare.

Form 990s for Foundation for the Defense of Democracies

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-122021-02-22990View PDF
2018-122019-12-26990View PDF
2017-122019-02-21990View PDF
2016-122018-03-14990View PDF
2015-122017-04-11990View PDF
...and 6 more Form 990s

Who funds Foundation for the Defense of Democracies

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
Fidelity Investments Charitable Gift FundFor Grant Recipient's Exempt Purposes$3,061,940
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...and 47 more grants received

Grants made by Foundation for the Defense of Democracies

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
FDD ActionProgram Support$200,000

Financials for Foundation for the Defense of Democracies

RevenuesFYE 12/2019
Total grants, contributions, etc.$32,525,486
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$158,510
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$-38,223
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-7,072
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$14,092
Total revenues$32,652,793

Personnel at Foundation for the Defense of Democracies

NameTitleCompensation
Mark DubowitzChief Executive$569,786
William McCarthyChief Operating Officer$357,917
Toby DershowitzSenior Vice President for Government Relations and Strategy
 Subscribe to viewSenior Vice President for Research$408,581
 Subscribe to viewTransformative Cyber Innovation Lab Executive Director
...and 20 more key personnel

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Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$32,652,793
2019
Yearly growth
161.7%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$16,963,767
2019
Yearly growth
13.3%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$34,951,269
2019
Yearly growth
81.7%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
66
2019
Yearly growth
3.1%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
1800 M St NW No 800S
Washington, DC 20036
Metro area
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
Website URL
fdd.org/ 
Phone
(202) 207-0190
Facebook page
followFDD 
Twitter profile
@followfdd 
IRS details
EIN
13-4174402
Fiscal year end
December
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
2001
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
Q40: International Peace and Security
NAICS code, primary
813319: Social Advocacy Organizations
Parent/child status
Central organization