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Institute for Local Self Reliance

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

Institute for Local Self Reliance is a energy conservation organization based in Washington, DC that was founded in 1974. As of 2018 they had $2.2 million in revenue and $1.9 million in assets.

To provide the conceptual framework, strategies, and information to aid the creation of ecologically-sound and economically equitable communities. The Institute works with citizens, activists, policymakers and entrepreneurs to design systems, policies...

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Program areas at Institute for Local Self Reliance

Composting for community - the composting for community project is advancing locally based composting in order to create jobs, enhance soils, protect the climate, and reduce waste.

Energy democracy - empowers Local communities through direct technical assistance, strategic advice and policy toolkits. Challenges the power of incumbent, often monopoly, corporations that control the energy system by advancing campaigns and policies to increase the releative power of communities

Community broadband networks - the goal of the community broadband networks initiative is to promote locally owned, democratically accountable networks offering universal access to fast, affordable, and reliable internet connections in order to improve everyone's ability to communicate.

Form 990s for Institute for Local Self Reliance

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Sep 14, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Jun 14, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Aug 3, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Jul 8, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Dec 3, 2014990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Institute for Local Self Reliance

Total grants, contributions, etc.$2,196,413
Program services$57,808
Investment income and dividends$1,094
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$2,255,315

Vendors for Institute for Local Self Reliance

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
BlackbaudAdvocacy software2020-03-07
██████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-03-07
█████Fundraising software2020-03-07
█████████Content management system software2020-03-07
█████ ███Fundraising software2020-03-07
█████████Marketing software2020-03-07
██████████Fundraising software2020-03-07
███████ ███████ ███ █████ ███Tax accounting2019-05-12

Personnel at Institute for Local Self Reliance

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Stacy MitchellCo - Director and Director, Independent Business Initiative$94,346July 20, 2020
Christopher MitchellDirector, Community Broadband Networks Initiative-July 20, 2020
██████ ██████Communications Director-July 20, 2020
████ ██████Development Director-July 20, 2020
█████ █████Director, Macredo Project-July 20, 2020
█████ ██████ ████████████Operations Manager-July 20, 2020
███████ ███ ██████Communications Manager-July 20, 2020
█████ ███████Project Manager, Composting for Community Initiative and Neighborhood-July 20, 2020
█████ ██████Vice President$60,060July 20, 2020
████ ███████Director, Waste To Wealth Initiative$77,064July 20, 2020
...and six more key personnel

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