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National Association of Railroad Passengers (NARP)

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

NARP is a trade / professional association based in Washington, DC that was founded in 1967. As of 2019 they had $1.3 million in revenue and $1.9 million in assets.

The National Association of Railroad Passengers (NARP) is the largest national membership advocacy organization for train and rail transit passengers.

(202) 408-8362
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Program areas at NARP

Research: continuing research regarding rail passenger operations, services, routes and schedules, and proposed changes thereto; current and proposed rail passenger legislation, regulations, and policies; passenger Railroad management and financial issues; and specific service related questions and concerns of our members and the general public.

Social betterment: direct contact with passenger Railroad management, legislators and other government officials for the purposes of promoting policies, procedures and services we deem most favorable to the interests of rail Passengers and (in a few cases) helping to resolve passenger complaints with amtrak management. We submitted statements for the record of various congressional hearings (including the appropriate house and senate appropriations subcommittees) and tesitified at authorization and/or oversight hearings at the request of legislators, to encourage and promote the development of a more balanced u.s. transportation system.

Education: communication with our members and the general public through our newsletter, news media, pamphlets, weekly online rail news summary, website and public meetings regarding rail passenger operations, services, routes and schedules and proposed changes thereto; current and proposed rail passenger legislation, regulations, and policies; passenger Railroad management and financial issues; specific service-related questions and concerns of our members and the general public.

Form 990s for NARP

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Nov 25, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Dec 22, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Sep 21, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Jan 10, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Aug 6, 2015990View PDF
...and six more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for NARP

Total grants, contributions, etc.$1,222,049
Program services$104,482
Investment income and dividends$48,140
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-524
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$1,374,147

Vendors for NARP

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Microsoft ServicesSoftware2019-08-28
█████████Marketing software2019-08-16
█████ █████ ███ ██████████ ███Tax accounting2019-07-31

Personnel at NARP

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Jim MathewsPresident and Chief Executive Officer-Sept. 4, 2019
Bruce B. BeckerVice President of Operations$0Sept. 4, 2019
████ ██████████Vice President of Policy-Sept. 4, 2019
█████ █████ █████ ███████Director of Policy Research-March 22, 2018
██████ █████Director of Resource Development-Sept. 4, 2019
███████ ██████Director Customer Advisory Committee Services-Sept. 4, 2019
████████ █████Office Manager-Sept. 4, 2019
███ ████████Membership Manager-Sept. 4, 2019
████ █████Former President$130,769Sept. 11, 2019
█████ ███████President$175,157Nov. 25, 2019
...and 12 more key personnel

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