The Jazz Aspen Snowmass Labor Day weekend concerts are among the most visible of all nonprofit events in the upper valley. Credit: Courtesy photo: JAS

Aspen Journalism analyzed nonprofit tax return data from the IRS made available through ProPublica’s Nonprofit Explorer research tool. Most of the data in the Nonprofit Explorer database can be found on an organization’s Form 990, which the IRS requires to be filed annually.

NonprofitLocationRevenueExpensesAssetsExecutive directorExecutive director payPay as % of revenuePay as % of expenses
ASPEN ART MUSEUMAspen$10,739,263$4,753,715$17,675,622Zuckerman Jacobson, Heidi$645,2536.01%13.57%
ROCKY MOUNTAIN INSTITUTESnowmass$10,020,846$11,755,862$10,280,047Pickett, Martha$620,7636.19%5.28%
MUSIC ASSOCIATES OF ASPEN INC/ ASPEN MUSIC FESTIVAL AND SCHOOLAspen$7,673,803$14,035,128$66,791,111Fletcher, Alan$430,3415.61%3.07%
JAZZ AT ASPEN-SNOWMASSAspen$6,413,015$6,434,650$784,931Horowitz, Jim$102,9171.60%1.60%
ASPEN COUNTRY DAY SCHOOL INCAspen$5,251,379$4,859,034$13,037,115Suitor, John$285,8385.44%5.88%
ASPEN COMMUNITY FOUNDATIONAspen$4,482,143$15,390,443$32,756,804Tormohlen, Tamara$130,0002.90%0.84%
ANDERSON RANCH ARTS FOUNDATIONSnowmass Village$4,273,081$3,264,520$11,212,003Bloemink, Barbara$175,0004.10%5.36%
ASPEN SANTA FE BALLETAspen$3,871,381$3,593,187$6,138,717Jean-Malaty, Philippe$121,3043.13%3.38%
COMPASS FOR LIFELONG DISCOVERYWoody Creek$3,532,065$3,569,464$7,119,265Skinner, Skye$65,6861.86%1.84%
ASPEN VALLEY SKI-SNOWBOARD CLUB INCAspen$3,319,612$3,418,964$1,181,098Cole, Mark$139,7924.21%4.09%
LOW INCOME FAMILY ENRICHMENT CORPORATION/LIFE FOUNDATIONAspen$3,063,052$2,947,417$22,046,150Davis II, Barnett$150,1064.90%5.09%
HOSPICE OF THE VALLEY INCBasalt$2,995,580$3,006,736$1,182,151Butler, Marchita$117,7543.93%3.92%
ASPEN VALLEY MEDICAL FOUNDATION LIMITEDAspen$2,955,641$2,751,616$10,296,426Marsh, Kris$245,1648.29%8.91%
ASPEN ART MUSEUM FOUNDATIONAspen$2,184,577$1,793,751$9,039,823No Executive---
MERCY & SHARINGAspen$2,043,548$2,510,500$2,225,122Krabacher, Susie$00.00%0.00%
ASPEN CENTER FOR ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIESAspen$1,916,157$1,318,570$8,320,075Cardamone, Tom$114,3855.97%8.67%
EARLY LEARNING CENTER INCAspen$1,501,419$1,526,271$268,887Burrows, Sara---
CHALLENGE ASPENSnowmass Village$1,401,708$1,653,342$2,505,415Cowan, Houston$265,31018.93%16.05%
TENTH MOUNTAIN DIVISION HUT ASSOCIATION INCAspen$1,332,844$1,157,849$4,468,588Dodge, Benjamin$90,7336.81%7.84%
COMMUNITY OFFICE FOR RESOURCE EFFICIENCY (CORE)Aspen$1,144,135$822,451$2,181,623Ratledge, Nathan$84,9757.42%10.33%
THE BUDDY PROGRAM INCAspen$1,131,528$1,065,948$1,621,407Provine, Ann Catherine$143,40012.67%13.45%
ASPEN HISTORICAL SOCIETYAspen$1,095,333$1,092,713$2,210,152Hanson, Georgia$90,1518.23%8.25%
ROARING FORK PUBLIC RADIO INC/ KAJX-ASPEN PUBLIC RADIOAspen$1,038,431$1,003,279$761,341Todd, Andrew$76,0007.32%7.58%
COMMUNITY HEALTH SERVICES INCAspen$947,018$956,442$612,934Stark, Elizabeth$99,31810.49%10.38%
RIGHT DOOR INCAspen$922,660$983,866$215,297Osborn, Brad$56,2686.10%5.72%
ASPEN GLOBAL CHANGE INSTITUTE INCBasalt$690,110$769,305$199,677Katzenberger, John$100,90314.62%13.12%
ECOFLIGHTAspen$659,863$551,677$764,121Gordon, Bruce$151,44422.95%27.45%
ASPENFILMAspen$627,016$727,282$678,993Myler, Robyn$85,02613.56%11.69%
EXTREME SPORTS CAMP INCBasalt$595,395$596,438$149,894Dorman, Scott$69,60611.69%11.67%
ROARING FORK CONSERVANCYBasalt$594,304$565,072$2,271,698Lofaro, Rick$64,00010.77%11.33%
ASPEN EDUCATION FOUNDATIONAspen$579,741$548,865$436,275Not in Form 990---
TENTH MOUNTAIN ENDOWMENT FUND INCAspen$575,191$332,909$5,262,685No Executive---
CHILDRENS HEALTH FOUNDATIONAspen$563,920$693,403$289,387Burkholder, Mardell$128,90022.86%18.59%
THRIFT SHOP INCAspen$553,760$736,223$2,336,838No Executive---
GRASSROOTS TELEVISION INCAspen$529,410$507,029$63,686Masters, John$99,80218.85%19.68%
ALFRED A BRAUN HUT SYSTEM INCAspen$521,936$97,865$1,515,219No Executive---
WILDWOOD SCHOOL INCAspen$493,770$488,235$648,656Helmus, Becky---
ASPEN JUNIOR HOCKEY INCAspen$483,468$439,957$662,485Williams, Tanner$60,00012.41%13.64%
ASPEN CAMP OF THE DEAF AND HARD OF HEARINGSnowmass$475,638$462,820$1,458,337Thomas, Lesa$40,0008.41%8.64%
TEAM RWANDA CYCLINGAspen$458,755$290,464$181,798No Executive---
PUBLIC COUNSEL OF THE ROCKIESAspen$456,793$306,671$245,610McFlynn, Tim$57,00012.48%18.59%
UNITED JEWISH APPEAL ASPEN VALLEY CAMPAIGNAspen$441,125$355,482$136,445Sirkus, Bob$00.00%0.00%
PATHFINDERSAspen$425,924$281,923$808,180Not in Form 990---
SNOWMASS WESTERN HERITAGE ASSOCIATIONSnowmass Village$412,513$336,288$100,462Teague, Diane$15,0003.64%4.46%
ASPEN PITKIN EMPLOYEE HOUSING INCBasalt$381,313$227,286$1,426,438Sanzone, Sheri$00.00%0.00%
HELP FOR SURVIVORS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND SEXUAL ASSUALTAspen$372,117$353,746$194,474McGavock, Margaret$58,57415.74%16.56%
LITTLE RED SCHOOLHOUSE EDUCATIONAL AND COMMUNITY CENTER INCSnowmass Village$340,640$336,890$142,329Doebler, Season$53,81915.80%15.98%
ASPEN CENTER FOR ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES ENDOWMENT FUND INCAspen$330,168$287,537$6,070,008No Executive---
WYLY COMMUNITY ARTSBasalt$323,613$278,542$195,741Kyzer, Carlyle$74,37922.98%26.70%
ROARING FORK GAY & LESBIAN COMMUNITY FUNDAspen$314,126$295,545$191,927Gonzales, Richard B.$21,0006.69%7.11%
GROWING YEARS SCHOOLBasalt$310,531$293,690$107,746Matthee, Adele$45,57114.68%15.52%
FRIENDS OF THE ASPEN ANIMAL SHELTERAspen$268,993$230,677$701,410Gurchick, Anne$64,84024.10%28.11%
TRASHMASTERS INTERNATIONAL INCSnowmass Village$250,695$242,769$48,005No Executive---
ASPEN SCIENCE CENTERAspen$238,734$355,823$107,851Ward, Kevin$127,50053.41%35.83%
NESHAMA CENTERAspen$235,883$163,048$191,803Vardy, Itzhak$60,00025.44%36.80%
ROARING FORK OUTDOOR VOLUNTEERSBasalt$233,906$229,180$94,572Hamilton, David$68,66029.35%29.96%
CHRIS KLUG FOUNDATIONAspen$228,931$154,789$242,978Dziura, Jennifer$43,00018.78%27.78%
AREI INC (AREDAY)Aspen$219,453$206,271$13,780Comins, Walter M$27,00012.30%13.09%
ASPEN SKIING COMPANY ENVIRONMENT FOUNDATIONAspen$203,481$176,836$77,631No Executive---
ASPEN HOMELESS SHELTERAspen$198,271$198,021$480Leake, Medford---
MOUNTAIN RESCUE ASPEN INCAspen$196,701$142,158$752,597No Executive---
ENGLISH IN ACTIONBasalt$174,044$163,093$71,614Beaulieu, Lara$47,20627.12%28.94%
ASPEN JOURNALISMAspen$165,000$70,388$94,612Gardner-Smith, Brent$39,37523.86%55.94%
INDEPENDENCE PASS FOUNDATIONAspen$161,571$236,903$601,355Fuller, Mark$48,64930.11%20.54%
LES DAMES DASPEN LTDAspen$151,552$155,623$138,845Gerschel, Christine$26,07217.20%16.75%
RED BRICK COUNCIL FOR THE ARTSAspen$150,639$162,245$58,352Muzikar, Debra$64,11942.56%39.52%
VALLEY PARTNERSHIP FOR DRUG PREVENTIONAspen$148,173$188,501$106,700Connally, Michael$73,53049.62%39.01%
BASALT THRIFT STOREBasalt$142,213$141,540$8,012No Executive---
ACHIEVE KIDS TRI INCAspen$135,927$126,395$29,005Quinn, Molly---
ASPEN SWIM CLUBAspen$132,077$91,466$77,574Not in Form 990---
WORLD BRAIN FORUM FOUNDATION/ASPEN BRAIN FORUMAspen$131,000$178,626$19,589No Executive---
ASPEN JUNIOR GOLF FOUNDATION INCAspen$129,979$104,009$187,275Richards, Alden$53,00040.78%50.96%
ROARING FORK CENTER FOR COMMUNITY LEADERSHIPAspen$116,427$114,313$56,206Palm-Porter, Andrea$48,16941.37%42.14%
THEATRE MASTERSAspen$116,185$77,350$208,213Hanson, Julia$00.00%0.00%
WOODY CREEK COMMUNITY CENTER INCWoody Creek$112,409$98,582$112,133Cooney, Kris$44,00039.14%44.63%
COLORADO 500 CHARITY FUNDBasalt$94,818$121,984$625,950No Executive$00.00%0.00%
COMMON SENSE REGENERATION PROJECTAspen$89,622$60,016$41,409Vardy, Eden$33,50037.38%55.82%
ASPEN COMMUNITY THEATREAspen$87,896$96,998$282,047No Executive---
ALPINE INITIATIVESAspen$85,440$29,095$65,979Wardell, Erik$00.00%0.00%
EARTHBEAT CHOIR INCAspen$81,866$90,596$8,492Not in Form 990---
ASPEN CHORAL SOCIETYAspen$81,699$90,829$7,775Adams, Ray$53,48865.47%58.89%
ASPEN UNITED SOCCER CLUB INCAspen$65,617$63,968$6,858Not in Form 990---
EXECUTIVE SERVICE CORPS INCAspen$62,988$60,407$59,551Nolen, Chris$50,00079.38%82.77%
CENTRAL ROCKY MOUNTAIN PERMACULTURE INSTITUTEBasalt$61,402$57,781$78,215Osentowski, Jerome$11,71719.08%20.28%
BASALT EDUCATION FOUNDATIONBasalt$56,602$57,748$11,207No Executive---
BUS FUNDBasalt$54,796$59,276$104,908No Executive---
ASPEN STRATEGY CENTERAspen$53,900$49,231$10,669Ward, Kevin$00.00%0.00%
SAVING OUR STREAMSAspen$51,200$40,373$11,613No Executive---
HIKE FOR HOPE FOUNDATION INCAspen$50,845$50,431$62,697Sharp, Carole$00.00%0.00%
DIGITAL ARTS FOUNDATIONAspen$45,600$41,563$39,877Abbott, Charles$00.00%0.00%
BASALT REGIONAL HERITAGE SOCIETYBasalt$43,002$47,349$3,280No Executive---
WHEELER HOUSE OPERA HOUSE ASSOCIATIONAspen$41,543$32,296$326,767No Executive---
ASPEN VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT INCAspen$40,246$25,666$139,664No Executive---
ASPEN BOARD OF REALTORS BILL HELDMAN-STARK KING MEMORIAL SCHOLABasalt$39,718$76,276$411,125No Executive---
PITKIN COUNTY AIR RESCUE GROUP INCAspen$31,541$30,670$464,290No Executive---
OCEAN HEALING GROUP INCAspen$31,045$23,959$19,972Bauer, Frank$00.00%0.00%
FAT CITY FARMERS INCBasalt$30,636$27,694$3,167No Executive---
ASPEN WINTER SPORTS FOUNDATION INCAspen$28,661$105,698$3,013,774No Executive---
WINDSTAR FOUNDATIONSnowmass$25,980$42,003$42,714Deutschendorf, Ron (Chairman) & Karmen Dopslaff (President)$00.00%0.00%
ASPEN CANCER SURVIVOR CENTERAspen$25,947$33,212$34,119Klika, Riggs$17,95569.20%54.06%
SNOWMASS VILLAGE COMMUNITY FUND INCSnowmass Village$25,436$15,334$53,814No Executive---
GRASSROOTS ASIASnowmass Village$22,873$111,828$24,003Pennington, Debbie$00.00%0.00%
TOMORROWS VOICESAspen$19,437$33,157$209No Executive---
WORLD HISTORY CONNECTED THE JOURNAL OF LEARNING AND TEACHINGAspen$15,014$4,088$32,768No Executive---
SNOWMASS-CAPITOL CREEK CAUCUSSnowmass$15,000$90,160$3,802No Executive---
CLIMB FOR CONSERVATION INCAspen$1,675$884$790No Executive---
INTERNATIONAL FLAMINGO FOUNDATIONAspen$1,607$1,696$55,021Hunt, William$00.00%0.00%
FRIENDS OF THE ASPEN SPORTS AND RECREATION COMPLEX (SPARC)Aspen$1,000$7,969$114,936No Executive---
AMERICAN LEAGUE FOR EFFECTIVERESPONSES TO TERRORISMSnowmass$0$1$2,473Weiser, Doug$00.00%0.00%
F A I RAspen$0$0$5,566No Executive---
INTERNATIONAL FIELD STUDIES MICH INBasalt$0$10$432No Executive---