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Media Matters for America

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

Media Matters for America is a crime or legal aid research institute based in Washington, DC that was founded in 2003. As of 2019 they had $14 million in revenue and $5.3 million in assets.

Dedicated to comprehensively monitoring, analyzing, and correcting conservative misinformation in the u.s. media. Media matters for America is a web-based not-for-profit progressive research and information center dedicated to comprehensively monitori...

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Program areas at Media Matters for America

Media matters for america works to notify activists, journalists, pundits and the general public about instances of misinformation, providing them with the resources to rebut false claims and take direct action against offending media institutions.

Form 990s for Media Matters for America

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Jan 21, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Feb 21, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Jan 18, 2018990View PDF
2015-12Apr 11, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Feb 18, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Media Matters for America

Total grants, contributions, etc.$14,864,159
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$60,692
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$105
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-1,553
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$14,923,403

Vendors for Media Matters for America

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Google IncSoftware2020-03-16
██████Content management system software2020-03-02
██████ █████████ ███ ████████Tax accounting; Audit accounting2018-12-18
██████ █████ ███Professional Fundraising$1,445,2252017-12-01
███████ ██████Advisory Services$128,3752017-12-01
███████ ████Legal Fees$120,5462017-12-01
██████████ ████████Insurance agent or broker$1,6982016-12-31
████ █████████ █████████ ███ ███████ ███████Insurance2016-12-31
...and three more vendors

Personnel at Media Matters for America

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Pilar MartinezChief Financial Officer$119,871Dec. 31, 2017
Laura KeiterCommunications Director$116,840Dec. 31, 2017
██████ ███████Technology Director$123,000Dec. 31, 2017
██████ █████Research Director$145,850Dec. 31, 2017
████ ████████Senior Fellow$135,384Dec. 31, 2017
██████ ████████President$245,442Dec. 18, 2018
████ ██████████Secretary$0Dec. 31, 2017
█████ █████Chairman$278,566Dec. 31, 2017
█████ ████████Vice President$126,056Dec. 31, 2017
█████ ████Treasurer$0Dec. 31, 2017
...and four more key personnel

Peer crime and legal aid research and public policy institutes

1Police Executive Research Forum501(c)(3)$8.6 millionWashington, DC
2Police Foundation501(c)(3)$7.1 millionWashington, DC
3Washington Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights & Urban Affairs (WLC)501(c)(3)$5.4 millionWashington, DC
4Keystone Policy Center501(c)(3)$4.3 millionKeystone, CO
5Consensus Building Institute (CBI)501(c)(3)$5.7 millionCambridge, MA
6Sam501(c)(3)$3.8 millionAlexandria, VA
7National Center for State Courts (NCSC)501(c)(3)$73 millionWilliamsburg, VA
8Center for Effective Public Policy (CEPP)501(c)(3)$15 millionKensington, MD
9National White Collar Crime Center (NW3C)501(c)(3)$8.8 millionRichmond, VA
10Equal Justice Initiative (EJI)501(c)(3)$41 millionMontgomery, AL
11Washington Legal Foundation (WLF)501(c)(3)$3.7 millionWashington, DC
12American Immigration Council501(c)(3)$7.5 millionWashington, DC
13Families Against Mandatory Minimum (FAMM)501(c)(3)$4.0 millionWashington, DC
14Convergence Center for Policy Resolution501(c)(3)$5.8 millionWashington, DC
15United States Center for Safesport501(c)(3)$6.1 millionDenver, CO
16Municipal Research and Services Center of Washington (MRSC)501(c)(3)$3.7 millionSeattle, WA
17Texas Association Against Sexual Assault (TAASA)501(c)(3)$4.6 millionAustin, TX
18National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Legal Defense and Educational Fund (NAACPLDEF)501(c)(3)$22 millionNew York, NY
19The Philanthropy Roundtable501(c)(3)$8.3 millionWashington, DC
20Oceana501(c)(3)$51 millionWashington, DC
21Clean Water Fund (CWF)501(c)(3)$5.2 millionWashington, DC
22Frameworks Institute501(c)(3)$5.0 millionWashington, DC
23Chiefs for Change501(c)(3)$6.5 millionWashington, DC
2450can501(c)(3)$7.4 millionWashington, DC
25World Justice Project (WJP)501(c)(3)$9.2 millionWashington, DC