EIN 52-1257057

World Resources Institute (WRI)

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
622
Year formed
1982
Most recent tax filings
2019-09-01
Description
World Resources Institute (WRI) is a global research organization that turns big ideas into action at the nexus of environment, economic opportunity and human well-being.
Total revenues
$159,318,068
2019
Total expenses
$120,793,841
2019
Total assets
$183,559,255
2019
Num. employees
622
2019

Grants made by WRI

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
SDSN AssociationReverse Rapid Degrad of Ecosystems$800,285
Missouri Botanical Garden Board of TRUSTEESReverse Rapid Degrad of Ecosystems$486,846
International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT)Support Envir & Soci Equitable Decisions$343,970
...and 26 more grants made totalling $3,050,657

Who funds World Resources Institute (WRI)

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
ClimateWorks FoundationProject Support$1,040,027
Bill & Melinda Gates FoundationAgricultural Development; Research and Learning Opportunities$1,000,000
Windward FundEnvironmental Programs$517,000
...and 72 more grants received totalling $11,434,028
Federal funding details
Federal agencyProgram nameAmount
U. S. Agency for International DevelopmentUSAID HAY TAO PROGRAM$1,358,609
U. S. Agency for International DevelopmentUSAID FOREIGN ASSISTANCE FOR PROGRAMS OVERSEAS$488,470
Department of AgricultureINTERNATIONAL FORESTRY PROGRAMS$436,103
...and 13 more federal grants / contracts

Personnel at WRI

NameTitleCompensation
Andrew SteerPresident and Chief Executive Officer$458,315
Tracey PatilloActing Chief Financial Officer
Becky MarshallChief of Staff$188,772
Renuka IyerChief Human Resources$148,539
Steve BarkerVice President and Chief
...and 26 more key personnel

Financials for WRI

RevenuesFYE 09/2019
Total grants, contributions, etc.$158,218,478
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$1,309,025
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$720
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$305,367
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$-515,522
Total revenues$159,318,068

Form 990s for WRI

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-092020-10-07990View PDF
2018-092019-09-30990View PDF
2017-092018-06-14990View PDF
2016-092017-08-03990View PDF
2015-092016-08-02990View PDF
...and 5 more Form 990s

Organizations like WRI

OrganizationLocationRevenue
Environmental Defense Fund (EDF)New York, NY$200,629,015
Rocky Mountain InstituteBoulder, CO$61,864,266
Conservation International (CI)Arlington, VA$159,498,081
National Audubon SocietyNew York, NY$157,358,989
Natural Resources Defense CouncilNew York, NY$197,585,835
World Wildlife Fund (WWF)Washington, DC$286,350,088
Lutheran World ReliefBaltimore, MD$52,023,478
Ducks UnlimitedMemphis, TN$185,369,449
Vital StrategiesNew York, NY$220,015,221
Tides CenterSan Francisco, CA$268,746,677
Data update history
August 3, 2022
Received grants
Identified 13 new grant, including a grant for $1,040,027 from ClimateWorks Foundation
September 30, 2021
Received grants
Identified 50 new grant, including a grant for $1,000,000 from Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
August 22, 2021
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2019
August 18, 2021
Updated personnel
Identified 5 new personnel
May 24, 2021
Used new vendors
Identified 2 new vendors, including , and
Nonprofit Types
Social advocacy organizationsEnvironmental organizationsHeadquarter / parent organizationsCharities
Issues
PollutionLand and water conservationEnvironmentPublic policy
Characteristics
LobbyingOperates internationallyNational levelReceives government fundingTax deductible donations
General information
Address
10 G St Ne
Washington, DC 20002
Metro area
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
County
District of Columbia, DC
Website URL
wri.org/ 
Phone
(202) 729-7600
Facebook page
worldresources 
Twitter profile
@worldresources 
IRS details
EIN
52-1257057
Fiscal year end
September
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
1982
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
C30: Natural Resources Conservation and Protection
NAICS code, primary
813319: Social Advocacy Organizations
Parent/child status
Central organization
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