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New Venture Fund

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

New Venture Fund is a public sector improvement organization based in Washington, DC that was founded in 2006. As of 2019 they had $405 million in revenue and $422 million in assets.

Founded in october 2006, the New Venture Fund ("nvf") is a 501(c)(3) public charitable organization dedicated to supporting innovative and effective public interest projects. The organization currently manages programs, provides fiscal sponsorships to...

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Program areas at New Venture Fund

Nvf's civil rights, social action, and advocacy portfolio spans a broad spectrum of projects, including those which seek to protect the rights of citizens to political and social freedom and equality; inspire and implement New ideas and processes for the betterment of society; and foster public participation in the debate on important social issues to ensure that communities have a voice in public policies that impact their lives.

Nvf operates a variety of youth development and education-focused projects. These projects work in a range of areas to support the development of youth and improvement of education in the u.s., such as early learning in vulnerable populations, literacy, connected learning, support to teachers and other educational professionals, and advocacy for effective teaching practices and education reform. Our work primarily includes grantmaking, convenings, and strategic communications support.

Nvf's environmental programs focus on a range of conservation, climate, and energy issues in the u.s. and abroad. These issues include oceanand river conservation, alternative energy sources and reduction offossil fuels, protection of ocean life, wildlands conservation, ecological agriculture, and habitat restoration. Activities among these projects include grantmaking, communications, coordination among stakeholders, civic and media engagement, and public awareness campaigns.

Form 990s for New Venture Fund

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Jan 31, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Mar 15, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Jan 18, 2018990View PDF
2015-12Apr 14, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Mar 3, 2017990View PDF
...and six more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for New Venture Fund

Total grants, contributions, etc.$394,964,720
Program services$6,939,138
Investment income and dividends$2,403,729
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$203,126
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$770,550
Total revenues$405,281,263

Vendors for New Venture Fund

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Microsoft ServicesSoftware2020-12-02
██████Fundraising software2020-11-24
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-11-24
█████████Content management system software2020-11-24
███ ██ ███Tax accounting2020-01-31
███ ██████████ █████ ███Consulting$18,9482020-01-31
███ █████ ██ ███Consulting$21,9232020-01-31
████████ ████████Management Consulting Services$189,2032020-01-31
...and 20 more vendors

Personnel at New Venture Fund

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Lee BodnerPresident$267,850Jan. 31, 2020
Wil PriesterChief Financial Officer$0Dec. 31, 2018
██████ ██████Project Director$307,845Dec. 31, 2018
██████ ██████General Counsel$25,965July 17, 2019
█████ ███████Senior Director-July 17, 2019
████ ████████Board Chair$0Dec. 31, 2018
████ ███████Secretary$0Dec. 31, 2018
█████████ ██████Treasurer and Vice Chair$0Dec. 31, 2018
██████ ████████Past Chief Financial Officer$0Dec. 31, 2016
...and one more key personnel

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