American Academy of Religion Inc.

American Academy of Religion Inc.

Atlanta, GA
Tax ID20-5478525

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Foster excellence in the academic study of religion and enhance the public understanding of religion.


Annual meeting: The American Academy of Religion meeting was held concurrently with the Society of Biblical Literature in Boston, MA in November, 2017. It was attended by more than 10,000 scholars of religious, theological and biblical studies. There were 1,300 sessions consisting of our members presenting scholarly papers, engaging in panels and attending workshops. There were 400 meetings held simultaneously by related scholarly organizations. The exhibit hall had 140 publishers who are actively engaged in publishing the books our members use for their research and in their classrooms.

Interesting data from their 2019 990 filing

The non-profit's mission, as documented in the filing, is “Foster excellence in the academic study of religion and enhance the public understanding of religion.”.

When explaining its purpose, the activities were described as: “Foster excellence in the academic study of religion and enhance the public understanding of religion.”.

  • The non-profit is legally allowed to operate in the state of GA, as reported.
  • The filing provides the non-profit's address in 2019 as 825 HOUSTON MILL ROAD, ATLANTA, GA, 30329.
  • The non-profit has a total of 17 employees, as reported on their form for 2019.
  • Is not a private foundation.
  • Expenses are greater than $1,000,000.
  • Revenue is greater than $1,000,000.
  • Revenue less expenses is -$21,898.
  • The organization has 12 independent voting members.
  • The organization was formed in 2005.
  • The organization pays $1,389,924 in salary, compensation, and benefits to its employees.
  • The organization pays $26,808 in fundraising expenses.

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