THE CONSORTIUM FOR PLANT BIOTECHNOLOGY RESEARCH INC

Address
P O BOX 20634
ST SIMONS ISLAND, GA 31522
Contact
Website: http://www.cpbr.org
Phone: +1 (912) 638-4900
Nonprofit
NTEE: U50 - Biological, Life Science Research
EIN: 35-1883420

Mission

TO PROMOTE BASIC RESEARCH THAT WILL INCREASE SCIENTIFIC UNDERSTANDING OF PLANTS AND WILL ENABLE IMPROVEMENTS TO BE MADE TO PLANTS, AS APPLICABLE TO INCREASE ENERGY RESOURCES
 201720162013
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation1993
Subsection501(c)(3)
Organization typeCorporation
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel  $268,259.00
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$34,780.00$49,416.00$226,469.00
Number of employees244
Number of people compensated >$100k  1
Number of volunteers  0
Personnel
Bobzin, Steve
TitleBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBER
Name of key/compensated personSTEVE BOBZINSTEVE BOBZINSTEVE BOBZIN
Average hours per week working for org 6.005.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director, Officer
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Gray, Ian
TitleVICE CHAIRMAVICE CHAIRMAVICE CHAIRMAN
Name of key/compensated personIAN GRAYIAN GRAYIAN GRAY
Average hours per week working for org 6.005.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director, Officer
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Schumacher, Dorin
TitlePRESIDENT &PRESIDENT &PRESIDENT AND CHAIRMAN
Name of key/compensated personDORIN SCHUMACHER PHDDORIN SCHUMACHER PHDDORIN SCHUMACHER PHD
Average hours per week working for org40.0040.0045.00
Reportable compensation from org$34,780.00$49,416.00$226,469.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$33,356.00
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director, Officer
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Wang, Siqun
TitleSECRETARYSECRETARYSECRETARY
Name of key/compensated personSIQUN WANGSIQUN WANGSIQUN WANG
Average hours per week working for org 6.005.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director, Officer
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Purpose: mission, activities & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesTO PROMOTE BASIC RESEARCH THAT WILL INCREASE SCIENTIFIC UNDERSTANDING OF PLANTS AND WILL ENABLE IMPROVEMENTS TO BE MADE TO PLANTS, AS APPLICABLE TO INCREASING ENERGY RESOURCES.TO PROMOTE BASIC RESEARCH THAT WILL INCREASE SCIENTIFIC UNDERSTANDING OF PLANTS AND WILL ENABLE IMPROVEMENTS TO BE MADE TO PLANTS, AS APPLICABLE TO INCREASING ENERGY RESOURCES.TO PROMOTE BASIC RESEARCH THAT WILL INCREASE SCIENTIFIC UNDERSTANDING OF PLANTS AND WILL ENABLE IMPROVEMENTS TO BE MADE TO PLANTS, AS APPLICABLE TO INCREASING ENERGY RESOURCES.
Program expenses (total)$2,509.00$47,406.00$1,843,835.00
Programs, including revenue & expenses
SYMPOSIUM - TO PROVIDE UNIVERSITY SCIENTISTS WITH THE OPPORTUNITY TO MEET INDUSTRY SCIENTISTS AND TO ATTRACT MATCHING FUND COMMITMENTS.
Program expenses  $61,512.00
Program revenue  $17,175.00
Program description  SYMPOSIUM - TO PROVIDE UNIVERSITY SCIENTISTS WITH THE OPPORTUNITY TO MEET INDUSTRY SCIENTISTS AND TO ATTRACT MATCHING FUND COMMITMENTS.
TO PROMOTE BASIC RESEARCH THAT WILL INCREASE SCIENTIFIC UNDERSTANDING OF PLANTS AND WILL ENABLE IMPROVEMENTS TO BE MADE TO PLANTS, AS APPLICABLE TO INCREASE ENERGY RESOURCES
Program expenses$2,509.00$47,406.00$1,782,323.00
Program revenue $7,667.00$125,240.00
Program descriptionTO PROMOTE BASIC RESEARCH THAT WILL INCREASE SCIENTIFIC UNDERSTANDING OF PLANTS AND WILL ENABLE IMPROVEMENTS TO BE MADE TO PLANTS, AS APPLICABLE TO INCREASE ENERGY RESOURCESTO PROMOTE BASIC RESEARCH THAT WILL INCREASE SCIENTIFIC UNDERSTANDING OF PLANTS AND WILL ENABLE IMPROVEMENTS TO BE MADE TO PLANTS, AS APPLICABLE TO INCREASE ENERGY RESOURCESCONSORTIUM MEMBERSHIP - TO PROMOTE BASIC RESEARCH THAT WILL INCREASE SCIENTIFIC UNDERSTANDING OF PLANTS AND WILL ENABLE IMPROVEMENTS TO BE MADE TO PLANTS, AS APPLICABLE TO INCREASING ENERGY RESOURCES.
Financial data
Expense categories (totals)
Sum (total functional expenses)$324,312.00$370,599.00$1,960,426.00
Program services (total functional expenses)$2,509.00$47,406.00$1,843,835.00
Management & general (total functional expenses)$321,803.00$323,193.00$116,591.00
Fundraising (total functional expenses)$0.00$0.00$0.00
Revenue
Total revenue$90.00$8,026.00$1,925,635.00
Program service revenue (total) $7,667.00$142,415.00
Revenue from contributions (total)  $1,781,952.00
Investment income$90.00$359.00$1,268.00
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other revenue, current yr$0.00$0.00$0.00
Net unrelated business taxable revenue  $0.00
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$0.00$0.00$1,781,952.00
Gross receipts$90.00$8,026.00$1,925,635.00
Sources of contributions
Revenue from gov't grants  $1,728,568.00
Revenue from all other contributions  $53,384.00
Other types of revenue
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments$90.00$359.00$1,268.00
Net rental income  $0.00
Fees for services
Legal fees (total)  $75,987.00
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00
Accounting service fees (total)$3,118.00$1,338.00$24,559.00
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$575,939.00$900,580.00$3,842,812.00
Total assets, beginning of year$900,580.00$1,387,203.00$2,496,026.00
Total liabilities$141,828.00$142,247.00$1,764,888.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$142,247.00$266,297.00$383,311.00
Pledges & accounts receivable, net$456,612.00$456,612.00$0.00
Net assets$434,111.00$758,333.00$2,077,924.00
Net assets, beginning of year$758,333.00$1,120,906.00$2,112,715.00
Other liabilities$52,375.00$52,375.00 
Cash: non-interest bearing$26,401.00$11,221.00$720,629.00
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$11,221.00-$78,231.00$482,402.00
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses-$324,222.00-$362,573.00-$34,791.00
Savings & temp cash investment$52,071.00$406,955.00$3,114,699.00
Accounts receivable, net$30,111.00$15,048.00 
Prepaid expenses & deferred charges$10,744.00$10,744.00$5,728.00
Accounts payable & accrued expenses $419.00$189,500.00
Deferred revenue$89,453.00$89,453.00$1,575,388.00
Total net assets or fund balances$434,111.00$758,333.00$2,077,924.00
Depreciation, depletion, amortization  $3,626.00
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members444
Number of independent voting members443
Financial sheets audited  True
Tax year start date2016-10-012015-10-012012-10-01
Tax year end date2017-09-302016-09-302013-09-30
Accounting methodAccrualAccrualAccrual
Indicators for schedules (selected)
Business transaction with employee  True
Lobbied  True
Grants to domestic org/gov't >$5k  True
Metadata about the filing
E-return type990990990
Date e-filing submitted2018-10-122017-11-022014-09-29
IRS schema version2016v3.12015v3.02012v2.1
Filing identifier201812279349300641201742269349302674201422279349303692
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