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Gordon Research Conferences (GRC)

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

GRC is a biological research center based in West Kingston, RI that was founded in 2009. As of 2019 they had $50 million in revenue and $71 million in assets.

Gordon Research Conferences are a group of prestigious international scientific conferences organized by a non-profit organization of the same name. The conference topics cover frontier research in the biological, chemical, and physical sciences.

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Program areas at GRC

The Gordon Research Conferences promote discussions and the free exchange of ideas at the Research frontiers of the biological, chemical and physical sciences. Scientists with common professional interests come together for a full week of intense discussion and examination of the most advanced aspects of their field. These Conferences provide a valuable means of disseminating information and ideas in a way that cannot be achieved through the usual channels of communication - publications and presentations at large scientific meetings. During the year there were 196 Conferences as well as 166 Gordon Research seminars held.

Form 990s for GRC

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-10Sep 10, 2020990View PDF
2018-10Apr 15, 2019990View PDF
2017-10Apr 10, 2018990View PDF
2016-10Aug 10, 2017990View PDF
2015-10Jul 21, 2016990View PDF
...and six more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for GRC

Total grants, contributions, etc.$9,632,195
Program services$38,099,700
Investment income and dividends$2,205,509
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$682,517
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$13,191
Total revenues$50,633,112

Vendors for GRC

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
KPMG LLPTax accounting; Audit accounting2020-09-10
█████████ ████████Software2020-03-17
██████ ███Consulting Firm$117,0372019-10-01
█████ █████ ███Legal Services$132,0202019-10-01

Personnel at GRC

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Sarah BlendermannChief Operating Officer$378,855Oct. 31, 2019
Taryn Groves MoranTreasurer and Chief Financial Officer$286,563Sept. 10, 2020
█████ █████It Manager$193,284Oct. 31, 2019
███████ █████████Conf Operations and Grants Manager$166,917Oct. 31, 2019
█████████ ██████Program Manager$168,181Oct. 31, 2019
███████████ ██████Secretary$0Oct. 31, 2019
█████ ██████Treasurer and Finance Operations Manager$157,671Oct. 31, 2015

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