2019 Revenues and Expenses
RFF is committed to transparency and accountability in its financial reporting and is dedicated to providing the maximum research value for our supporters.
In fiscal year 2019, RFF’s operating budget was $13.9 million, two-thirds of which came from grants from foundations, governments and other organizations, and individual and corporate contributions. RFF augments its operating revenue with net income from its building and earnings from its reserve fund. At the end of fiscal year 2019, RFF’s reserve fund was valued at $55.6 million.
RFF research and policy engagement continued to be vital in 2019, representing 73 percent of total expenses. Management, administration, and development expenses combined were 27 percent of the total.
RFF’s audited financial statements are available below.