Think tank

Ballot Initiative Strategy Center

BISC

Washington D.C., United States

BISC’s mission is to strengthen democracy by implementing a national progressive strategy for ballot measures rooted in building state-based power. They do this by: Tracking the ballot measure landscape; providing assistance to ballot measures campaigns; protecting the ballot measure process; training ballot measure advocates across the country; designing and providing research; and convening and facilitating collaboration

Contact details

Website:
http://ballot.org/

Address:
Ballot Initiative Strategy Center, 1660 L Street NW, Suite 605, Washington D.C

Country:
United States

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Topics of research
Geographics of focus
USA
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1999
Age (years)
Ballot Initiative Strategy Center
 22
United States average
 38
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Chris Melody Fields Figuerdo
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2019): Chris Melody Fields Figuerero
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2017): Justine Sarver
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2021
Ballot Initiative Strategy Center
 12
United States average
 37
Global average
 75
2019
Ballot Initiative Strategy Center
 11
2017
Ballot Initiative Strategy Center
 9
% Female staff
2021
Ballot Initiative Strategy Center
 1%
United States average
 1%
Global average
 0%

Organisational performance

Financials
2015
Ballot Initiative Strategy Center
 $1,295,248
United States average
 $21,202,007
Global average
 $57,160,467

Social

Likes (2021)
Ballot Initiative Strategy Center
 2,183
United States average
 86,713
Global average
 31,343
Likes (2019)
Ballot Initiative Strategy Center
 2,115
Likes (2017)
Ballot Initiative Strategy Center
 1,720
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Ballot Initiative Strategy Center
 2,848
United States average
 46,907
Global average
 18,358
Followers (2019)
Ballot Initiative Strategy Center
 2,589
Followers (2018)
Ballot Initiative Strategy Center
 2,514
Subscribers (2021)
Ballot Initiative Strategy Center
 8
United States average
 15,377
Global average
 5,251
Subscribers (2019)
Ballot Initiative Strategy Center
 1
Followers (2019)
Ballot Initiative Strategy Center
 142
United States average
 15,265
Global average
 8,281
Followers (2019)
Ballot Initiative Strategy Center
 147
United States average
 8,453
Global average
 6,628

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Boundary organization (find out more): Yes
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Observatoire des Think Tanks Directory, Organisation´s website
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