PHILADELPHIA PUBLIC INTEREST INFORMATION NETWORK

Address
20 N 3RD ST STE 702
PHILADELPHIA, PA 19122-6015
Contact
Website: http://www.axisphilly.org
Phone: +1 (267) 639-3348
Nonprofit
NTEE: B99 - Education N.E.C.
EIN: 46-1002732

Mission

Non-profit news and information organization that produces investigative, data-driven journalism in the public interest
 2015201420132012
Basic features of the organization
Doing business as nameAxisPhilly
Year of formation2012
Metropolitan statistical area6162
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel   $67,294.00
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation   $67,294.00
Number of employees   5
Number of people compensated >$100k   0
Number of volunteers   0
Personnel
Bennett, Amanda
Title   Board Member
Name of key/compensated person   Amanda Bennett
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   True
Average hours per week working for org   5
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00
Budde, Neil
Title   CEO
Name of key/compensated person   Neil Budde
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org   40
Reportable compensation from org   $32,019.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00
Cho, Sarah
Title   Office Manager
Name of key/compensated person   Sarah Cho
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org   40
Reportable compensation from org   $3,846.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00
Frankl, Jeff
Title   Intern
Name of key/compensated person   Jeff Frankl
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org   24
Reportable compensation from org   $960.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00
Howe, Art
Title   Board Member
Name of key/compensated person   Art Howe
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   True
Average hours per week working for org   5
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00
Jacobson, Thomas
Title   Board Member & Interim Dean at Temple University's School of Media & Communication
Name of key/compensated person   Thomas Jacobson
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   True
Average hours per week working for org   10
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00
Robinson, Carla
Title   Editorial Director
Name of key/compensated person   Carla Robinson
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org   40
Reportable compensation from org   $15,469.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00
Thomas, Casey
Title   News Application Developer
Name of key/compensated person   Casey Thomas
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org   40
Reportable compensation from org   $12,115.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00
Thompson, Isaiah
Title   Reporter
Name of key/compensated person   Isaiah Thompson
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org   40
Reportable compensation from org   $2,885.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activities   Non-profit news and information organization that produces investigative, data-driven journalism in the public interest
Program service expenses, total   $0.00
Programs, including revenue & expenses
NA
Program expenses   $0.00
Grants and allocations made   $0.00
Program revenue   $0.00
Program description   NA
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue   $396,934.00
Revenue from contributions (total)$0.00$235,000.00$790,000.00$395,000.00
Revenue from noncash contributions   $0.00
Investment income, current yr   $335.00
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr   $395,000.00
Total unrelated business revenue   $0.00
Other revenue, current yr   $1,599.00
Net unrelated business taxable revenue   $0.00
Program service revenue (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Gross receipts   $396,934.00
Sources of contributions
Revenue from federated campaigns   $0.00
Contributions revenue from membership dues   $0.00
Revenue from fundraising events   $0.00
Contributions from related organizations   $0.00
Revenue from gov't grants   $0.00
Revenue from all other contributions   $395,000.00
Other types of revenue
Royalties (total)   $0.00
Miscellaneous revenue (total)   $1,599.00
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments   $335.00
Net rental income$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all   $167,491.00
Total functional expenses: program service    $0.00
Total functional expenses: management and general   $167,491.00
Total functional expenses: fundraising   $0.00
Fees for services
Legal fees (total)   $8,896.00
Fundraising service fees (total)   $0.00
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$10,639.00$135,396.00$70,792.00$229,443.00
Total assets, beginning of year   $0.00
Total liabilities$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year   $0.00
Pledges & accounts receivable, net   $0.00
Loans & receivables from key persons   $0.00
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr   $229,443.00
Temporarily restricted net assets   $0.00
Permanently restricted net assets, end of yr   $0.00
Net assets   $229,443.00
Net assets, beginning of year   $0.00
Bond liabilities   $0.00
Intangible assets   $0.00
Investments: other securities   $0.00
Investments: publicly traded securities   $0.00
Cash: non-interest bearing   $229,443.00
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year   $0.00
Investments -- program-related   $0.00
Escrow or custodial account liability   $0.00
Loans and other payables to key persons   $0.00
Grants payable   $0.00
Inventories for sale or use   $0.00
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses   $229,443.00
Advertising (total)   $27,022.00
Savings & temp cash investment   $0.00
Accounts receivable, net   $0.00
Prepaid expenses & deferred charges   $0.00
Accounts payable & accrued expenses   $0.00
Deferred revenue   $0.00
Unsecured notes & loans to unrelated parties   $0.00
Secured mortgages and notes payable   $0.00
Total net assets or fund balances   $229,443.00
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members   3
Number of independent voting members   3
Cash accounting   True
Tax year start date   2012-01-01
Tax year end date2015-12-012014-12-012013-12-012012-12-01
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF   990
Date e-filing submitted   2013-12-13
IRS schema version   2012v2.0
Filing identifier   201342259349301604
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