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Third Way Institute

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

Third Way Institute is a energy conservation organization based in Washington, DC that was founded in 2006. As of 2019 they had $8.4 million in revenue and $18 million in assets.

Third Way is a Washington, D.C.-based public policy think tank founded in 2005. The think tank develops political and policy ideas, conducts public opinion research, and hosts an array of public events, issues briefings and more.

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Program areas at Third Way Institute

Third way institute supports the development of educational materials and events on the policy challenges faced by america, focusing on a wide variety of policy issues. Clean energyin 2018, the institute supported a series of exempt activities of third way's clean energy program, including: 1. Advocating for clean energy innovation as a path to zero-carbon emissions goals via a broad inclusive agenda, meeting with leaders at ngos, department of energy staff, briefing policy makers, and developing products to help policymakers understand the local and regional opportunities clean energy provides; 2. Expanding the role for advanced nuclear in the larger climate policy arena moving the conversation by organizing the first advanced nuclear event at the clean energy ministerial, hosting our "future of nuclear" events which brought together experts outside nuclear, engaging communities and to spur technological advancement and generating a boston globe editorial to keep its nuclear plant;3. Coordinating environmental and ...

Form 990s for Third Way Institute

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Jun 19, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Nov 15, 2018990View PDF
2017-12Jul 18, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Sep 7, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Sep 28, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Third Way Institute

Total grants, contributions, etc.$8,082,250
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$111,971
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$262,878
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$8,457,099

Vendors for Third Way Institute

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
KimbiaFundraising software2020-03-04
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-03-04
█████ ███████ ███ ███████ ██Tax accounting2019-05-29
███████ ███████ ███Tax accounting2014-10-14

Personnel at Third Way Institute

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Brenda BetheaVice President of Business Operations$28,212Dec. 31, 2018
Jim KesslerSenior Vice President for Policy-May 31, 2018
████ ███████Senior Vice President for Public Affairs-May 31, 2018
█████ ████Senior Vice President for Strategy and Leadership Development$19,257Dec. 31, 2018
████ ███████Vice President for the Economic Program-May 31, 2018
████ █████Vice President for the Clean Energy Program-May 31, 2018
█████ ██████Vice President for the National Security Program-May 31, 2018
████████ █████President$33,997May 29, 2019
█████ █████████Director of Development and External Affairs-May 31, 2018
███████ ███████Secretary$15,454Dec. 31, 2018
...and two more key personnel

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