Sources of Revenue

The majority of our revenue is project-specific and comes from two main areas: project grants and fee-for-service contracts. We do not receive direct core funding (i.e., to cover administration) from any source.

2016 sources of revenue

Fee for service: $714,111
Revenue received under contractual agreements for completing research and advisory services.

Grants: $2,991,163 
Revenue received from granting agencies for completing specific projects.

Event sponsorship, speaking and board honoraria: $751,870
Revenue and non-receipted gifts from sponsoring agencies to support the work of the Pembina Institute, and participant event fees. 

Donations from individuals: $69,024
Individual responses to direct mail appeal and other gifts from individuals.

Other (rental, interest): $82,474
Revenues from rental sub-lease arrangements and investment interest.

Total revenue $4,608,642

The Pembina Institute currently does not receive core funding from any granting agency. 

Financial reports

Detailed information, including a complete list of funders, is available each year in our annual financial reports.


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