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The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press

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

The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press is a legal aid society based in Washington, DC that was founded in 1970. As of 2019 they had $4.1 million in revenue and $14 million in assets.

To protect The right to gather and distribute news; to keep government accountable by ensuring access to public records, meetings and courtrooms; and to preserve The principles of free speech and unfettered Press, as guaranteed by The first amendment ...

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Program areas at The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press

The Committee provides around-the-clock, pro bono services to all news media. It offers free legal assistance and research to journalists and attorneys, files amicus briefs, publishes numerous handbooks and materials, and speaks out against threats to The Freedom of The Press. The Committee undertakes legal defense and research projects in all areas of media law and assists journalists and news organizations with Freedom of information and access-to-court cases. As such, The legal defense and research program includes The following:publications - The Committee publishes a quarterly digital magazine, a blog, and various guidebooks for gathering and disseminating The news. The Committee's internet website provides content on media law and journalism, which is updated on a daily basis. Fellowship/internship programs - The Committee offers law fellowships for recent law school graduates and an internship program for journalism and law students each summer and during an academic media for open government (formerly, ...

Form 990s for The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Feb 6, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Oct 16, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Oct 25, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Jan 10, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Sep 9, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press

Total grants, contributions, etc.$3,661,589
Program services$62,156
Investment income and dividends$226,149
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$191,291
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$4,141,185

Vendors for The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
WordPressContent management system software2020-06-16
█████████Marketing software2020-06-16
█████ ███████ ███ ███████ ██Tax accounting2020-02-06
██████ ███Software2019-03-05
███ ██████Gala Venue$125,7072018-12-01

Personnel at The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Bruce D. BrownExecutive Director$185,176Sept. 29, 2020
Kirsten PooleDirector of Business Operations-Sept. 29, 2020
████ ██████Communications Director-Sept. 29, 2020
████ ████Policy Director-Aug. 8, 2019
████████ ██████Director of Development-Sept. 29, 2020
████ ███████Technology and Press Freedom Project Director-Sept. 29, 2020
█████ ████████Legal Director-Sept. 29, 2020
██████ ████Senior Communications Manager / Communications Manager Y in-Sept. 29, 2020
█████ ████████Vice Chairman$0Dec. 31, 2018
███████ █████ ████████ ████Then Vice Chair$0Dec. 31, 2018
...and five more key personnel

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