IDA is committed to financial transparency. We know our members and supporters want to make the biggest difference possible, so we diligently work to ensure your hard-earned money is put to work addressing the big issues. Your dollars translate into increased protections of the night sky, ecosystems, wildlife, and the planet.
IDA thanks our members, supporters, Brand Partners, and foundations for their generous support in 2017. We couldn’t protect the night skies without you!
Explanation of IDA’s 2017 Financials
IDA’s strong financial position is a tribute to your generosity and belief in IDA’s mission. Because of your support, we sustained strong financial growth, ending 2017 with a budget surplus for the third consecutive year and a two-month operating reserve. IDA remains a healthy and thriving non-profit, poised for continued growth and expanded impact.
IDA 2017 Expenses
|Membership and Donations||$546,862||Programs||$424,115|
|Programs and Special Events*||$88,300||Education and Outreach||$94,951|
|Promotions and Sales||$2,718|
|Total Revenue||$693,410||Total Expenses||$633,007|
|*Special Events income includes $22,000 in revenues from our Brand Partners for their sponsorship of the AGM.|
For more financial information, read our Annual Reports.