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Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC)

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

PPIC is a public sector improvement organization based in San Francisco, CA that was founded in 1994. As of 2018 they had $13 million in revenue and $304 million in assets.

The Public Policy Institute of California is dedicated to informing and improving public policy in California through independent, objective, nonpartisan research. The institute was established in 1994 with an endowment from William R. Hewlett.

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Program areas at PPIC

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Form 990s for PPIC

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Mar 18, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Feb 22, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Mar 6, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Mar 2, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Apr 3, 2015990View PDF
...and six more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for PPIC

Total grants, contributions, etc.$7,534,564
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$2,633,991
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$-159,117
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$3,528,338
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$27,981
Total revenues$13,565,757

Vendors for PPIC

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Network for GoodFundraising software; Payment processing2019-09-22
██████████Marketing software; CRM software2019-09-22
█████████Content management system software2019-09-22
███ ██████████Survey$98,0802019-03-18
██████ ████████ ███ ███Tax accounting2019-03-18
███████████Web Consultant$129,6172019-03-18
█████ ██████ ████████Real Estate Property Management$128,3672019-03-18
...and two more vendors

Personnel at PPIC

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Mark BaldassarePresident and Chief Executive Officer-June 30, 2018
Barney Lew / Vice President of Finance and Administration and Chief Financial Officer-Feb. 22, 2018
█████ ███████Vice President of Finance and Administration and Chief Financial Officer-July 17, 2019
███████ █ ████Vice President-June 30, 2018
█████ ███ ██████Director of Media and Web-July 17, 2019
██████ ██████Director of Information Technology / Director of Information Sy-June 4, 2020
██████ █████Director of Digital Strategy-June 4, 2020
████ ████Director of Development-June 4, 2020
███████ █████Director of Publications-June 30, 2018
████ ██████Associate Survey Director-June 4, 2020
...and 18 more key personnel

Peer public sector reform and improvement organizations

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2The Commonwealth Foundation for Public Policy Alternatives (CF)501(c)(3)$5.7 millionHarrisburg, PA
3Protect Democracy Project501(c)(3)$6.9 millionWashington, DC
4Fraser Institute501(c)(3)$9.8 millionCanada,
5The Center for Global Enterprise501(c)(3)$5.0 millionNew York, NY
6Foreign Policy Association (FPA)501(c)(3)$4.6 millionNew York, NY
7California Council on Sci and Technology501(c)(3)$5.6 millionSacramento, CA
8Code for America501(c)(3)$15 millionSan Francisco, CA
9California Calls Education Fund501(c)(3)$5.9 millionLos Angeles, CA
10Center for Civic Education501(c)(3)$3.6 millionCalabasas, CA
11CalMatters501(c)(3)$3.5 millionSacramento, CA
12American Public Human Services Association501(c)(3)$9.4 millionArlington, VA
13Program on International Financial Systems501(c)(3)$4.1 millionCambridge, MA
14Local Government Commission501(c)(3)$7.5 millionSacramento, CA
15Giffords Law Center To Prevent Gun Violence501(c)(3)$5.1 millionSan Francisco, CA
16National Governors Association (NGA)501(c)(3)$19 millionWashington, DC
17Progressive Policy Institute (PPI)501(c)(3)$3.7 millionWashington, DC
18The Israel Project (TIP)501(c)(3)$4.8 millionWashington, DC
19Center of the American Experiment501(c)(3)$4.1 millionGolden Valley, MN
20Leadership Institute (LI)501(c)(3)$15 millionArlington, VA
21Committee for A Responsible Federal Budget501(c)(3)$5.8 millionWashington, DC
22Meridian Institute501(c)(3)$11 millionDillon, CO
23America's Voice Education Fund (AVEF)501(c)(3)$4.4 millionWashington, DC
24FreedomWorks Foundation501(c)(3)$7.1 millionWashington, DC
25Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW)501(c)(3)$5.4 millionWashington, DC