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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 GuideStar, Charity Navigator, and GreatNonprofits. Our profuse thanks to our donors who make our work possible.

2019 Revenue

2019 Expenses

Thank you to our supporters

200k+

Amazon • Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation • Chan Zuckerberg Initiative DAF, an advised fund of Silicon Valley Community Foundation • Facebook • Google • Irell & Manella • John S. and James L. Knight Foundation • Microsoft • Ropes & Gray

100k+

Apple • Mayer Brown • Covington & Burling • Democracy Fund • Ford Foundation • Open Society Foundations • Robert Wood Johnson Foundation • Verizon • Verizon Media • Walmart

50k+

Anonymous • Comcast • Intel • Mozilla • Palantir Technologies • Pango • Twitter

25k+

Ancestry • AT&T • BSA | The Software Alliance • Charles Koch Foundation • Consumer Technology Association • Dell • DuckDuckGo • Intuit • Lyft • Uber • Visa

10k+

Accenture • American Express • Arnold & Porter • Business Roundtable • Cisco • ClassDojo • Cooley • Davis Wright Tremaine • Dropbox • Ellis & Associates • Expedia Group • Exxon Mobil Corporation • Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz • Glen Echo Group • Hogan Lovells • Interactive Advertising Bureau • Internet Association • Jenner & Block • JPMorgan Chase • Kaspersky • Kekst CNC • Kelley Drye & Warren • Latham & Watkins • Longhill Charitable Foundation • Manatt, Phelps & Phillips • Mastercard • McGuireWoods Consulting • Mehlman Castagnetti Rosen & Thomas • Monument Advocacy • National Retail Federation • Netflix • NortonLifeLock • Payfone • Perkins Coie • Andrew Pincus • Postmates • Rapid7 • Red Hat • SoftBank Group • Sprint • Twilio • UnitedHealth Group • US Telecom Association • Venable • Verisign • The Walt Disney Company • Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr • Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati • Workday • ZwillGen

5k+

Akin Gump • Anonymous • Bill & Lori Bernstein • Booz Allen Hamilton • CenturyLink • CompTIA: Information Technology • Crowell & Moring • Davis Polk & Wardwell • DLA Piper • Ed Felten • Fenwick & West • Goodwin Proctor • Lisa Hayes & Tom Henneberg • Huawei Technologies USA • Internet Society | ISOC • Invariant • Karen Kornbluh & Jim Halpert • Lime • Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe • Salesforce • Sidley Austin • Starbucks Coffee Company • T-Mobile • Toyota • University of Amsterdam • Univision / Fusion • Wilkinson Barker Knauer • Wix.com

2.5k+

Charles Koch Institute • Data Quality Campaign • Todd Hinnen • Peter Hustinx • ICANN • Carl & Jurate Landwehr • Amy & Bruce Mehlman • Nuala O’Connor & Peter Bass • Mark Seifert • Steptoe & Johnson • Treliant

1k+

Albright Stonebridge Group • Anonymous (4) • Julie Brill • Justyna Beckwith Burr • Cloudflare • Consumer Reports • Cowen • Dedrick Family Foundation at the Community Foundation of Greater Buffalo • Jim Gerber • Britanie Hall • Denis & Gail Hayes • Bruce Heiman • Cameron Kerry • Travis LeBlanc • Eric & Lauren Muhlheim • Deirdre Mulligan • Jerome S. and Grace H. Murray Foundation • Su-Lin Nichols • Public Interest Registry • Oscar Ramirez • Philippa Scarlett • Reed Smith • Software & Information Industry Association • SPQR Strategies • David Vladeck • Wiley Rein • Jessie & David Woolley-Wilson • Yelp • ZL Technologies

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

Additional Funding Information

 
Year Form 990 Audit Report Funding Chart
2019 Audit Chart
2018 990 Audit Chart
2017 990 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    

Updated March 10, 2020.