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Marijuana Policy Project (MPP)

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

MPP is a public sector improvement organization based in Washington, DC that was founded in 1995. As of 2019 they had $1.7 million in revenue and $197,649 in assets.

MPP's mission is to regulate marijuana similarly to alcohol in the United States. To this end, MPP pursues four strategies: (1) increase public support for non-punitive, non-coercive marijuana policies; (2) identify and activate supporters of non-puni...

Type:
501(c)(4)
NTEE:
Revenue:
$1,742,760
Assets:
$197,649
Employees:
31
Fiscal year end:
December
Revenue trends:
Asset trends:

Program areas at MPP

State & federal legalization initiatives - mpp works in both arenas to increase public support for non-punitive, non-coercive Marijuana policies, identify and activate supporters of non-punitive,non-coercive Marijuana policies, and change laws.

State legalization initiatives Illinois - worked in partnership with a coalition of local allies to increase public support for non-punitive, non-coercive Marijuana policies, identify and activate supporters, and change laws.

State legalization initiatives Michigan - worked in partnership with a coalition of local allies in the state to place Marijuana decriminalization initiative on the state ballot.

Form 990s for MPP

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Feb 13, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Dec 22, 2018990View PDF
2016-12May 7, 2018990OView PDF
2015-12Apr 18, 2017990OView PDF
2015-12Apr 7, 2017990OView PDF
...and six more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for MPP

Field2018
Total grants, contributions, etc.$1,739,965
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$0
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$2,795
Total revenues$1,742,760

Vendors for MPP

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Google IncSoftware2020-03-17
█████ ████Advocacy software; Fundraising software; Marketing software2020-03-03
█████████Content management system software2020-03-03
█████ ███████ ███ ███████ ██Tax accounting2020-02-13

Personnel at MPP

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Natasha OlingerChief of Staff$109,527Dec. 31, 2018
Steven W HawkinsExecutive Director$74,867Feb. 13, 2020
██████ ██████Director of Federal Policies$94,782Dec. 31, 2018
█████ ███████Director of State Policies$67,391Dec. 31, 2018
████ ████Treasurer$0Dec. 31, 2018
███████ ██████Vice Chair$0Dec. 31, 2018
████ ███████Acting Secretary$0Dec. 31, 2018
████ ██████Chair$0Dec. 31, 2018
███ ██████Past Executive Director-Sept. 18, 2017
██████ ████Vice Chair of Board$0Dec. 31, 2015
...and three more key personnel

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