HYDROPONIC SOCIETY OF AMERICA

Address
P O BOX 1183
EL CERRITO, CA 94530
Contact
Website: http://www.hydroponicsocietyofamerica.org
Phone: +1 (510) 552-7632
Nonprofit
NTEE: S80 - Community Service Clubs
EIN: 94-2592972

Mission

PROMOTING & EDUCATING ON THE SCIENCE OF HYDROPONICS
 201620152013
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation1994
Subsection code03
PF filing required0  
Metropolitan statistical area7362
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel$36,000.00  
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$36,000.00  
Number of employees2  
Personnel
Beard, Kevin
Title TREASURER 
Name of key/compensated person KEVIN BEARD 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee True 
Reportable compensation from org $0.00 
Garrison, Gerald
TitleVICE PRESIDE  
Name of key/compensated personGERALD GARRISON  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00  
Graham, Bill
Title DIRECTOR 
Name of key/compensated person BILL GRAHAM 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee True 
Reportable compensation from org $0.00 
Lubkeman, Dan
TitlePRESIDENTPRESIDENT 
Name of key/compensated personDAN LUBKEMANDAN LUBKEMAN 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee True 
Reportable compensation from org$15,000.00$15,000.00 
Middleton, Heather
TitleTREASUREROPERATIONS M 
Name of key/compensated personHEATHER MIDDLETONHEATHER MIDDLETON 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee True 
Reportable compensation from org$21,000.00$53,109.00 
Romano, Michael
Title VICE PRESIDE 
Name of key/compensated person MICHAEL ROMANO 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee True 
Reportable compensation from org $0.00 
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesPROMOTING & EDUCATING ON THE SCIENCE OF HYDROPONICS  
Primary exempt purpose PROMOTING & EDUCATING ON THE SCIENCE OF HYDROPONICS 
Program service expenses, total$85,563.00$104,733.00 
Programs, including revenue & expenses
HYDROPONIC SCIENCE WORKSHOPS: THESE WORKSHOPS WERE FOR THE BENEFIT OF LOCAL STUDENTS. STUDENTS LEARNED HOW TO GROW SIMPLY AND EFFECTIVELY USING HYDROPONIC SYSTEMS AND TECHNIQUES. THIS COMMUNITY OUTREACH ADVANCES OUR MISSION FOR THE DISSEMINATION OF INFORMATION ON HYDROPONICS.
Program expenses$29,537.00  
Program revenue$662.00  
Program descriptionHYDROPONIC SCIENCE WORKSHOPS: THESE WORKSHOPS WERE FOR THE BENEFIT OF LOCAL STUDENTS. STUDENTS LEARNED HOW TO GROW SIMPLY AND EFFECTIVELY USING HYDROPONIC SYSTEMS AND TECHNIQUES. THIS COMMUNITY OUTREACH ADVANCES OUR MISSION FOR THE DISSEMINATION OF INFORMATION ON HYDROPONICS.  
VERTICAL FARMING EDUCATIONAL PROJECT: PROVIDING EDUCATIONAL SERVICES TO A CUTTING EDGE VERTICAL FARM PROJECT FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF CONTROLLED ENVIRONMENT AGRICULTURE AND SUSTAINABLE FOOD PRODUCTION. THIS BENEFITS MEMBERS AND SCIENTISTS WHO ARE INTERESTED IN THE RESULTS OF H.S.A. RESEARCH AND PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT.
Program expenses$56,026.00  
Program revenue$215,500.00  
Program descriptionVERTICAL FARMING EDUCATIONAL PROJECT: PROVIDING EDUCATIONAL SERVICES TO A CUTTING EDGE VERTICAL FARM PROJECT FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF CONTROLLED ENVIRONMENT AGRICULTURE AND SUSTAINABLE FOOD PRODUCTION. THIS BENEFITS MEMBERS AND SCIENTISTS WHO ARE INTERESTED IN THE RESULTS OF H.S.A. RESEARCH AND PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT.  
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$216,162.00$185,640.00 
Revenue from contributions (total) $5,640.00$0.00
Investment income, current yr$0.00  
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$0.00  
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00  
Other revenue, current yr$662.00  
Program service revenue (total)$215,500.00$180,000.00$26,005.00
Gross receipts$222,782.00  
Other types of revenue
Net rental income $0.00$0.00
Net inventory sales (total)$662.00  
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$92,585.00  
Total functional expenses: program service $85,563.00  
Total functional expenses: management and general$7,022.00  
Total functional expenses: fundraising$0.00  
Fees for services
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00  
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$201,379.00$90,061.00$22,214.00
Total assets, beginning of year$90,063.00$13.00 
Total liabilities$0.00$12,259.00$0.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$12,261.00  
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr$201,379.00  
Net assets$201,379.00$77,802.00 
Net assets, beginning of year$77,802.00  
Cash: non-interest bearing$3,196.00  
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$90,063.00  
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses$123,577.00  
Advertising (total)$153.00  
Savings & temp cash investment$195,025.00  
Total net assets or fund balances$201,379.00  
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$762.00  
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members3  
Number of independent voting members1  
Cash accountingTrueTrue 
Tax year start date2016-01-012015-01-01 
Tax year end date2016-12-012015-12-012013-12-01
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990EZ 
Date e-filing submitted2017-10-062016-11-07 
IRS schema version2016v3.02015v2.1 
Filing identifier201711319349302201201612289349203401 
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