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Gulf of Mexico Alliance (GOMA)

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

GOMA is a cultural awareness organization based in Ocean Springs, MS that was founded in 2010. As of 2019 they had $27 million in revenue and $19 million in assets.

The mission of the Alliance is to enhance the ecological and economic health of the Gulf region by encouraging collaboration among government agencies, businesses, education providers and non-governmental organizations.

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Program areas at GOMA

Gulf of mexico research initiative - because the gulf of mexico was severely impacted by the 2010 deepwater horizon oil spill, goma was asked to provide independent administrative services in connection with a ten (10) year research program to be funded by bp exploration & production, inc. (bp). The program, known as the gulf of mexico research initiative (gri or gomri), will study the impacts of the 2010 deepwater horizon oil spill on the gulf of mexico ecosystem. The controlling document of the gomri is a master research agreement which identifies the independent administrative services required of goma in connection with research grants. The administrative services are the same types of services goma provides in connection with other research activities and public funds. Bp will reimburse goma expenses estimated to be about $8 million per year for administrative services and $18 million for pass-through research grants. While the bp reimbursement ...

Gulf of mexico alliance - the goma program accomplishes the mission of the entity through subgranting funds, educating through meetings and seminars, and other means to facilitate regional education and overall well being of the gulf of mexico.

Form 990s for GOMA

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Sep 13, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Oct 16, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Oct 25, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Dec 6, 2016990View PDF
2014-12Aug 18, 2015990View PDF
...and three more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for GOMA

Total grants, contributions, etc.$27,079,373
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$264,306
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$0
Total revenues$27,343,679

Vendors for GOMA

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Constant ContactMarketing software2019-08-16
█████ ███Fundraising software2019-08-16
██████████Fundraising software2019-08-16
█████████Content management system software2019-08-16
█████ ████████ ██████ ███ ███████Tax accounting2019-06-26
██████████ ███ █████ ██████████Gomri Grant Management$1,218,9702018-12-01
███████████ █████ ██████████ █ ████████Gomri Website Development and Maintenance$530,0902018-12-01
███████████ ███Gomri Documentary on Oil Spill Research$628,6592018-12-01
...and two more vendors

Personnel at GOMA

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Charles WilsonChief Science Officer$284,830Dec. 31, 2018
Chip KlineExecutive Director-Aug. 8, 2019
█████ ████Development Director-Aug. 8, 2019
████ ██████Research Initiative Gomri Program Director-Aug. 8, 2019
█████ ███████Director of State Lands-Aug. 8, 2019
██████ ██████Business Manager-Sept. 13, 2019
█████████ ██████Treasurer and Business Manager$67,500Dec. 31, 2018
███████████ █████Project Manager$120,224Dec. 31, 2018
██████ ███████Regional Program Manager-Aug. 8, 2019
█████ ████████Director of Florida Coastal Office$0Aug. 8, 2019
...and two more key personnel

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