Financials

CDT is committed to sound financial stewardship and transparency. We have received clean audits each year from an independent auditing firm and have high ratings from nonprofit watchdogs Charity Navigator and GreatNonprofits. Our profuse thanks to our donors who make our work possible.

Revenue

Revenue

Expenses

Expenses

Supporters

200k+

Amazon • Anonymous • Apple • Democracy Fund • Facebook • Fraley v. Facebook Cy Pres Award • Google • The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation • Microsoft • Robert Wood Johnson Foundation • William and Flora Hewlett Foundation

100k+

Charles Koch Institute • Silicon Valley Community Foundation Solidarity Giving Fund • Ford Foundation • Open Society Foundations

50k+

Anonymous • Mozilla • Palantir

25k+

Ancestry.com • BSA | The Software Alliance • Consumer Technology Association • Digital 4th • Digital Civil Society Lab • Entertainment Software Association • Evernote • Intel • New Venture Fund’s Media Democracy Project • Pitney Bowes • Rapid7 • Samsung • Symantec • Twitter • Uber • Verizon • VISA

10k+

American Express • Annie Antón and Peter Swire • Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer • Boies Schiller & Flexner • Brunswick Group • Su-Lin Cheng Nichols • Covington & Burling • Longhill Charitable Foundation • CTIA • Dell • Dropbox • Expedia • Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz • Golden Frog • Lisa Hayes and Tom Henneberg • Herb Block Foundation • Hogan Lovells • Intuit • Jenner & Block • JPMorgan Chase • Kaspersky Lab, Inc. • Kelley Drye & Warren • Manatt, Phelps & Phillips • Mehlman Castagnetti Rosen & Thomas • Neustar • Craig Newmark Fund • Perkins Coie • Andrew Pincus • Promontory Financial Group • Red Hat • Matthew Rogers • The Walt Disney Company • WilmerHale • Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati • Yahoo • ZwillGen

5k+

ACT | The App Association • Airbnb • Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld • Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers • Franklin Antonio • AT&T • Banner & Witcoff • William Bernstein • BGR Group • Black Rock Group • CenturyLink • Cloudflare • CompTIA • Computer & Communications Industry Association • Digital Content Next • DLA Piper • Evidon • Greenberg Traurig • Huawei Technologies USA • ICANN • Intellectual Ventures • Interactive Advertising Bureau • Internet Society • International Association of Privacy Professionals • Jochum Shore & Trossevin PC • Latham & Watkins • LinkedIn • Lyft • Mayer Brown • Monument Policy Group • Netflix • Nielsen • Pandora • Christina Peters and Christian Peters • Qualcomm • QuintilesIMS • Ridge Global • Ropes & Gray • Erika Rottenberg • Small UAV Coalition • Starbucks • T-Mobile • Twilio • TwinLogic Strategies • Univision Communications Inc. / Fusion Media Group • Verisign • Virtru • Wilkinson Barker Knauer • Williams Mullen • Yelp

2.5k+

Julie Brill • Data Quality Campaign • DuckDuckGo • Edward Felten • Future of Privacy Forum • Global Cyber Alli-ance • James Halpert • Todd Hinnen • Carl and Jurate Landwehr • Deirdre Mulligan • Nuala O’Connor and Peter Bass • Philippa Scarlett • Steptoe & Johnson • David Vladeck

1k+

Anonymous • Laura Borst • Maura Corbett • Paul Diaz • Judith Duavit Vazquez • Leslie Dunlap • Caroline Elkin • Kyle Erickson • FiscalNote • Christine Frye • Thomas Goldstein • David Goodfriend • John Grant • Leslie Harris • Denis and Gail Hayes • Bruce Heiman • Peter Hustinx • David Johnson • Cameron Kerry • Paula Kift • K&L Gates • David LeDuc • Douglas Lowenstein • Siobhan MacDermott • Gary McGraw • Edward McNicholas • Eric Muhlheim • Karen Neuman • Reece Nienstadt • John Penney • Princeton University • Public Interest Registry • Oscar Ramirez • Alan Raul • Sandy Reback • Eric Rescorla • Kristin Royster • Phil Seckman • Mark Seifert • Erin Sheppard • Linnea Solem • Gerard Stegmaier • Lauren Van Wazer

For a more information about the current year financials, and a list of our supporters, please see our annual report.

Have questions about our financials? Email us at [email protected]

Annual Funding Information
Year Form 990 Audit Report Funding Chart
2017   Audit Chart
2016 990 Audit Chart
2015 990 Audit
2014 990 Audit
2013 990 Audit Chart
2012 990 Audit Chart
2011 990 Audit Chart
2010 990 Audit Chart
2009 990 Audit Chart
2008 990 Audit
2007 990 Audit
2006 990 Audit
2005 990 Audit
2004 990 Audit
2003 990 Audit
2002 990 Audit
2001 990 Audit
2000 990
1999 990