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National Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association (NLGJA)

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

NLGJA is a lgbt rights organization based in Washington, DC that was founded in 1990. As of 2019 they had $874,655 in revenue and $602,649 in assets.

Opposing all forms of workplace bias and providing professional development to its members who are Journalists, media professionals, educators, and students working from within the news industry to foster fair and accurate coverage of lgbt issues. Pro...

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Program areas at NLGJA

The National convention program: this program attracts attendees from across the united states and canada for three days of skills training, professional development, and networking. The convention program also includes a career and community expo, a training program for journalism students, and the official announcement of new inductees to nlgja's lgbtq journalism hall of fame and excellence in journalism awards.

Student programs: nlgja supports several key benefits under it's student program. Student connect, which brings together up to 12 college-age students for a week-long professional training. Under this program it also offers several educational scholarships and mentoring opportunities.

In an effort to help Journalists increase awareness and to help decrease the stigma of hiv & aids, nlgja works with the centers for disease control and partners to provide training for Journalists covering hiv & aids. Additionally, resources such as fact sheets, tips and statistics are compiled to help Journalists cover these topics.

Form 990s for NLGJA

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Feb 3, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Feb 21, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Jan 18, 2018990View PDF
2015-12Feb 22, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Feb 2, 2016990View PDF
...and six more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for NLGJA

Total grants, contributions, etc.$498,719
Program services$375,731
Investment income and dividends$2,957
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$-2,752
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$874,655

Vendors for NLGJA

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
WordPressContent management system software2020-06-18
██████████████Association management software; CRM software; Content management system software; Marketing software2020-06-18
███████ ███████████ ███████████Tax accounting2020-02-03

Personnel at NLGJA

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Adam K PawlusExecutive Director$101,927Feb. 3, 2020
Jen ChristensenVice President$0Feb. 17, 2020
███ ██████Treasurer$0Feb. 17, 2020
████ ███████Secretary$0Feb. 17, 2020
██████ ███████Past Treasurer$0Dec. 31, 2018

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