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Institute for Transportation and Development Policy

Promoting sustainable and equitable transportation worldwide

three stars

87.62

9 East 19th Street 7th Floor
New York, NY 10003
tel: (212) 629-8001   Web Site
EIN: 52-1399520

Board Leadership
Heather Thompson
President

CEO
Heather Thompson
Interim Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.62 three stars
  Financial 82.50 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1985, the Institute for Transportation and Development Policy (ITDP) works in cities around the world to bring about transportation solutions that are environmentally sustainable and socially equitable. ITDP primarily focuses on work in the following program areas: public transport, cycling & walking, traffic reduction, sustainable urban development, and climate & transport policy. ITDP is at the forefront of efforts to reduce carbon emissions, protect the environment, enhance social equity, and improve the quality of urban life.

Founded in 1985, the Institute for Transportation and Development Policy (ITDP) works in cities around the world to bring about transportation solutions that are environmentally sustainable and socially equitable. ITDP primarily focuses on work in the following program areas: public transport, cycling & walking, traffic reduction, sustainable urban development, and climate & transport policy. ITDP is at the forefront of efforts to reduce carbon emissions, protect the environment, enhance social equity, and improve the quality of urban life.

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Financial

three stars

82.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 05/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
88.2%
  Administrative Expenses 10.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.41
  Program Expenses Growth -3.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 17.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Institute for Transportation and Development Policy on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Institute for Transportation and Development Policy on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Institute for Transportation and Development Policy (NY) 87.62 three stars
Solar Cookers International (CA) 91.37 four stars
Environmental and Energy Study Institute (DC) 100.00 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,687,774
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,127,736
Total Contributions $4,815,510
   Program Service Revenue $1,710,937
Total Primary Revenue $6,526,447
   Other Revenue $10,318
TOTAL REVENUE $6,536,765
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,659,981
   Administrative Expenses $903,426
   Fundraising Expenses $100,728
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,664,135
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,127,370
   
Net Assets $3,161,154

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Cycling & Walking $2,671,820 40.1%
Public Transportation (BRT) $2,108,780 31.7%
Sustainable Urban Development $836,300 12.6%
Climate and Transport Policy $422,584 6.3%
Traffic Reduction $405,612 6.1%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 05/01/2018 87.62 three stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 89.39 three stars
2014-12 08/01/2016 89.64 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 89.26 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 83.48 three stars
2013-12 04/01/2015 96.57 four stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 95.35 four stars
2011-12 02/01/2013 94.86 four stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 93.14 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 91.25 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 03/01/2011 96.99 four stars
2008-12 07/01/2010 94.54 four stars
2007-12 07/01/2009 91.79 four stars
2006-12 07/01/2008 89.12 three stars
2005-12 05/01/2007 91.74 four stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 52-1399520
Name in IRS Master File INSTITUTE FOR TRANSPORTATION AND DEVELOPMENT POLICY
NTEE Code W40
NTEE Classification Public Transportation Systems, Services
NTEE Type Public, Society Benefit - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (560) Supplying money, goods or services to the poor
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date December, 1985
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$222,927 2.90% Clayton Lane Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Institute for Transportation and Development Policy (NY) 87.62 three stars
Environmental and Energy Study Institute (DC) 100.00 four stars
Solar Cookers International (CA) 91.37 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Institute for Transportation and Development Policy
9 East 19th Street
7th Floor
New York, NY 10003
tel: (212) 629-8001
fax: (646) 380-2360
EIN: 52-1399520

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Board Leadership

Heather Thompson
President

CEO

Heather Thompson
Interim Chief Executive Officer

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