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Renewable Fuels Association (RFA)

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

RFA is a trade / professional association based in Washington, DC that was founded in 1980. As of 2019 they had $8.4 million in revenue and $3.7 million in assets.

The Renewable Fuels Association's mission is to advance the development, production, and use of ethanol fuel by strengthening America's ethanol industry and raising awareness about the benefits of renewable fuels.

(202) 289-3835
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Program areas at RFA

Provided members with numerous reports and studies on public policy, economic impacts, and public health and the environment.

The rfa's annual industry outlook is produced and provides the public with information regarding the Renewable Fuels industry.

Provide members with weekly updates on technical, legislative, marketing, co-products, vehicles, and other areas related to Renewable Fuels.

Form 990s for RFA

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-09Oct 9, 2020990View PDF
2018-09Oct 18, 2019990View PDF
2017-09Oct 16, 2018990View PDF
2016-09Oct 27, 2017990OView PDF
2015-09Dec 21, 2016990OView PDF
...and six more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for RFA

Total grants, contributions, etc.$449,760
Program services$7,914,850
Investment income and dividends$483
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$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$82,767
Total revenues$8,447,860

Vendors for RFA

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
RSM Us LLPTax accounting2020-10-09
█████████Content management system software2020-06-26
█████ ███ █████ ██ ███Legal$145,0002019-09-01
█████████ ████████ ████ ███████ ███Legal$450,3092019-09-01
███ ██████ ███ ████████ ███Consulting$150,0372019-09-01
███ ███████ ███Media Relations$122,5522019-09-01
█████████ ████████Software2019-03-05
███████ ███████ ███Tax accounting2015-10-05

Personnel at RFA

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Geoff CooperPresident and Chief Executive Officer$251,717Oct. 9, 2020
Jessica BennettVice President , External Affairs$185,250Sept. 25, 2020
█████ █████Vice President , Regulatory Affairs$156,000Sept. 25, 2020
██████ ██████Director of Market Development-Sept. 25, 2020
█████████ █ ██████Director , Market Development$148,750Sept. 30, 2019
██████ █ █████Director , Communications$123,125Sept. 30, 2019
████ ██████Director , Special Projects and Events-Sept. 25, 2020
██████ ███████General Counsel$232,139Sept. 25, 2020
██████ ████Techincal Director$112,500Sept. 30, 2018
█████ ████Market Development Manager-Sept. 25, 2020
...and seven more key personnel

Peer trade / professional associations and chambers of commerce

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2National Association for State Community Services Programs (NASCSP)501(c)(6)$2.6 millionWashington, DC
3National Petroleum Council (NPC)501(c)(6)$5.1 millionWashington, DC
4Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA)501(c)(6)$15 millionWashington, DC
5Electric Power Supply Association (EPSA)501(c)(6)$3.3 millionWashington, DC
6Association of Oil Pipe Lines (AOPL)501(c)(6)$4.1 millionWashington, DC
7INGAA Foundation501(c)(6)$2.7 millionWashington, DC
8American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI)501(c)(6)$22 millionWashington, DC
9District of Columbia Hospital Association (DCHA)501(c)(6)$2.9 millionWashington, DC
10National Hydropower Association (NHA)501(c)(6)$3.6 millionWashington, DC
11Interstate Natural Gas Association of America (INGAA)501(c)(6)$8.7 millionWashington, DC
12Energy Storage Association (ESA)501(c)(6)$4.2 millionWashington, DC
13Financial Services Roundtable (FSR)501(c)(6)$22 millionWashington, DC
14Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA)501(c)(6)$24 millionWashington, DC
15Institute of International Finance (IIF)501(c)(6)$34 millionWashington, DC
16Medical Device MANUFACTURERS Association (MDMA)501(c)(6)$4.4 millionWashington, DC
17Independent Petroleum Association of America (IPAA)501(c)(6)$9.7 millionWashington, DC
18National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce -- NGLCC (NGLCC)501(c)(6)$5.8 millionWashington, DC
19Computer and Communications Industry Association (CCIA)501(c)(6)$9.2 millionWashington, DC
20American Road and Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA)501(c)(6)$8.6 millionWashington, DC
21Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO)501(c)(6)$5.6 millionWashington, DC
22Sugar Association501(c)(6)$4.0 millionWashington, DC
23Farm Credit Council501(c)(6)$10 millionWashington, DC
24American Gaming Association (AGA)501(c)(6)$18 millionWashington, DC
25District of Columbia Chamber of Commerce501(c)(6)$2.6 millionWashington, DC