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Scenic America

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

Scenic America is a public sector improvement organization based in Washington, DC that was founded in 1982. As of 2019 they had $803,870 in revenue and $744,285 in assets.

Scenic America preserves and enhances the visual character of America as the only national nonprofit organization that helps citizens safeguard the Scenic qualities of America's roadways, countryside, and communities.

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Program areas at Scenic America

Affiliate programs - fighting billboard blight; Scenic byways workshops; reducing visual intrusions; protecting open spaces; building a national Scenic conservation movement. Since 1982 Scenic America has stood alone as the principal proponent of the idea that many forms of outdoor advertising are blight on american landscape and disrupt the fundamental character of our communities.

Communications, media information, and youth education - education and research relating to conservation and preservation of the natural and urban Scenic environments. Scenic America provides a clearinghouse of information on visual and environmental issues through publications, its website, Scenic educational meetings, webinars and conferences, and the development of viewfinders, a web-based student curriculum.

Policy and advocacy - to develop public policy on national Scenic conservation issues. Scenic America works to be in a position to offer substantive technical and policy support to communities, organizations, governments, attorneys, and individuals seeking ways to control billboard blight and other visual intrusions and to combat the assaults on landscapes and cityscapes.

Form 990s for Scenic America

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-03Sep 20, 2019990View PDF
2018-03Oct 16, 2018990View PDF
2017-03Jul 2, 2018990View PDF
2016-03Aug 23, 2016990View PDF
2016-03Aug 22, 2016990View PDF
...and six more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Scenic America

Total grants, contributions, etc.$745,165
Program services$56,010
Investment income and dividends$2,695
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$0
Total revenues$803,870

Vendors for Scenic America

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
WordPressContent management system software2020-04-01
███████ ███████ ███ ███████ ███Tax accounting2019-07-19
██████ ████████████ ████████1$25,0002019-03-01

Personnel at Scenic America

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Mark FalzonePresident$163,600May 19, 2020
Stephan JalonBookkeeper-May 19, 2020
█████ ████Board Member$0May 19, 2020
███████ ██ ██████Treasurer$0May 19, 2020
████████ ██████ ████Vice - Chairperson$0May 19, 2020
████ ███████Chairman$0March 31, 2019

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