Mary PIRG Citizen Lobby

Address
3121 Saint Paul Street
Baltimore, MD 21218
Contact
Website: http://www.marylandpirg.org
Phone: +1 (410) 467-9389
Nonprofit
NTEE: R60 - Civil Liberties Advocacy
EIN: 52-1818910

Mission

The Organization's mission is to deliver result-oriented public interest activism that protects consumers, encourages a fair, sustainable economy, and fosters responsive democratic government.
 20162015201420132012
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation2006
Metropolitan statistical area8872
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel$12,536.00$13,265.00$12,990.00$0.00 
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$12,536.00$13,265.00$12,990.00  
Number of employees2444 
Number of people compensated >$100k0000 
Number of volunteers 44  
Number of highly compensated contractors101  
Personnel
Decamp, Karen
Title DirectorDirectorDirector 
Name of key/compensated person Karen DeCampKaren DeCampKaren DeCamp 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org 0.500.500.50 
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 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs 0.000.000.00 
Dorman, Dana
Title   Vice President 
Name of key/compensated person   Dana Dorman 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   True 
Average hours per week working for org   0.50 
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 
Average hours per week working for related orgs   0.00 
Heavner, Brad
TitlePresidentPresidentPresidentPresident 
Name of key/compensated personBrad HeavnerBrad HeavnerBrad HeavnerBrad Heavner 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org0.500.500.500.50 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.000.000.000.00 
Johnson, George
TitleSecretarySecretarySecretarySecretary 
Name of key/compensated personGeorge E JohnsonGeorge E JohnsonGeorge E JohnsonGeorge E Johnson 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org0.500.500.500.50 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.000.000.000.00 
Klotz, Tom
TitleDirector    
Name of key/compensated personTom Klotz    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org0.50    
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    
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00    
Pinton, Luke
Title DirectorDirectorDirector 
Name of key/compensated person Luke PintonLuke PintonLuke Pinton 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org 0.500.500.50 
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 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs 0.000.000.00 
Scarr, Emily
TitleState DirectorState DirectorState Director  
Name of key/compensated personEmily ScarrEmily ScarrEmily Scarr  
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org16.0016.0016.00  
Reportable compensation from org$12,536.00$13,265.00$12,990.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$2,095.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.000.000.00  
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesThe Organization's mission is to deliver result-oriented public interest activism that protects consumers, encourages a fair, sustainable economy, and fosters responsive democratic government.The Organization's mission is to deliver result-oriented public interest activism that protects consumers, encourages a fair, sustainable economy, and fosters responsive democratic government.The Organization's mission is to deliver result-oriented public interest activism that protects consumers, encourages a fair, sustainable economy, and fosters responsive democratic government.The Organization's mission is to deliver result-oriented public interest activism that protects consumers, encourages a fair, sustainable economy, and fosters responsive democratic government. 
Program service expenses, total$119,127.00$143,249.00$169,778.00$149,981.00 
Programs, including revenue & expenses
Mary PIRG Citizen Lobby offers an independent voice that works on behalf of the collective public interest of the citizens of Maryland. The Organization focuses on protecting consumers, encouraging a fair and sustainable economy, and fostering responsible democratic government by investigating problems, crafting solutions, educating the public, and offering the citizens of Maryland meaningful opportunities for civic participation.
Program expenses   $149,981.00 
Program revenue   $31,762.00 
Program description   Mary PIRG Citizen Lobby offers an independent voice that works on behalf of the collective public interest of the citizens of Maryland. The Organization focuses on protecting consumers, encouraging a fair and sustainable economy, and fostering responsible democratic government by investigating problems, crafting solutions, educating the public, and offering the citizens of Maryland meaningful opportunities for civic participation. 
Public education and outreach:Recruiting volunteers, distributing educational literature, and conducting surveys and discussing issues with the public on the following issues:Solid Waste and recycling, toxic chemical exposure, transportations and infrastructure, tax and budget policy, government transparency, energy efficiency, public health, campaign finance reform
Program expenses$93,106.00$118,300.00$138,304.00  
Program revenue$42,567.00 $86,408.00  
Program descriptionPublic education and outreach:Recruiting volunteers, distributing educational literature, and conducting surveys and discussing issues with the public on the following issues:Solid Waste and recycling, toxic chemical exposure, transportations and infrastructure, tax and budget policy, government transparency, energy efficiency, public health, campaign finance reformPublic education and outreach:Recruiting volunteers, distributing educational literature, and conducting surveys and discussing issues with the public on the following issues:Solid Waste and recycling, toxic chemical exposure, transportations and infrastructure, tax and budget policy, government transparency, energy efficiency, public health, campaign finance reformPublic education and outreach:Recruiting volunteers, distributing educational literature, and conducting surveys and discussing issues with the public on the following issues:Solid Waste and recycling, toxic chemical exposure, transportations and infrastructure, tax and budget policy, government transparency, energy efficiency, public health, campaign finance reform  
Researching & Influencing Public Policy:Staff engage in legislative activities including research, education, legal and policy development on the following issues:Solid Waste and recycling, toxic chemical exposure, transportations and infrastructure, tax and budget policy, government transparency, energy efficiency, public health, campaign finance reform
Program expenses$26,021.00$24,949.00$31,474.00  
Program descriptionResearching & Influencing Public Policy:Staff engage in legislative activities including research, education, legal and policy development on the following issues:Solid Waste and recycling, toxic chemical exposure, transportations and infrastructure, tax and budget policy, government transparency, energy efficiency, public health, campaign finance reformResearching & Influencing Public Policy:Staff engage in legislative activities including research, education, legal and policy development on the following issues:Solid Waste and recycling, toxic chemical exposure, transportations and infrastructure, tax and budget policy, government transparency, energy efficiency, public health, campaign finance reformResearching & Influencing Public Policy:Staff engage in legislative activities including research, education, legal and policy development on the following issues:Solid Waste and recycling, toxic chemical exposure, transportations and infrastructure, tax and budget policy, government transparency, energy efficiency, public health, campaign finance reform  
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$251,354.00$312,401.00$331,278.00$225,851.00 
Revenue from contributions (total)$207,922.00$238,316.00$244,760.00$181,469.00$187,037.00
Investment income, current yr$865.00$107.00$110.00$12,620.00 
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$207,922.00$238,316.00$244,760.00$181,469.00 
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other revenue, current yr$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Program service revenue (total)$42,567.00$73,978.00$86,408.00$31,762.00$0.00
Gross receipts$251,354.00$312,401.00$331,278.00$225,851.00 
Sources of contributions
Contributions revenue from membership dues$195,391.00$230,177.00   
Revenue from all other contributions$12,531.00$8,139.00$244,760.00$181,469.00 
Other types of revenue
Royalties (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Miscellaneous revenue (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Net revenue from gaming (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments$865.00$107.00$110.00$12,620.00 
Net rental income$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Net income from fundraising events$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Net inventory sales (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$203,734.00$218,506.00$240,360.00$212,498.00 
Total functional expenses: program service $119,127.00$143,249.00$169,778.00$149,981.00 
Total functional expenses: management and general$37,363.00$14,921.00$12,119.00$12,096.00 
Total functional expenses: fundraising$47,244.00$60,336.00$58,463.00$50,421.00 
Fees for services
Lobbying fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Legal fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
General management fees (total)$41,547.00$12,143.00$7,295.00$12,460.00 
Investment management fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$1,036,011.00$998,008.00$899,654.00$791,579.00$898,387.00
Total assets, beginning of year$998,008.00$899,654.00$791,579.00$898,387.00 
Total liabilities$58,114.00$67,731.00$75,021.00$86,985.00$101,058.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$67,731.00$75,021.00$86,985.00$101,058.00 
Pledges & accounts receivable, net$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Loans & receivables from key persons$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr$977,897.00$930,277.00$824,633.00$704,594.00 
Net assets$977,897.00$930,277.00$824,633.00$704,594.00 
Net assets, beginning of year$930,277.00$824,633.00$704,594.00$797,329.00 
Intangible assets$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other assets$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Investments: other securities$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Investments: publicly traded securities$146,888.00$145,158.00$135,583.00$112,599.00 
Cash: non-interest bearing$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year   $19,610.00 
Investments -- program-related$439,215.00$105,109.00$102,959.00$96,845.00 
Inventories for sale or use$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses$47,620.00$93,895.00$90,918.00$13,353.00 
Advertising (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Savings & temp cash investment$226,206.00$428,779.00$428,734.00$374,095.00 
Accounts receivable, net$223,702.00$318,607.00$231,878.00$208,040.00 
Prepaid expenses & deferred charges$0.00$355.00$500.00$0.00 
Accounts payable & accrued expenses$58,114.00$67,731.00$75,021.00$86,985.00 
Total net assets or fund balances$977,897.00$930,277.00$824,633.00$704,594.00 
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Payment to affiliates$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members3435 
Number of independent voting members3435 
Financial sheets auditedTrue    
Accrual accountingTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Tax year start date2015-07-012014-07-012013-07-012012-07-01 
Tax year end date2016-06-012015-06-012014-06-012013-06-012012-06-01
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990990990 
Date e-filing submitted2017-09-282016-08-052015-07-152014-06-27 
IRS schema version2015v3.02014v6.02013v4.02012v2.0 
Filing identifier201741319349304324201611349349307321201521319349301467201431159349300923 
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