Think tank

Heritage Foundation

Washington D.C., United States

The mission of The Heritage Foundation is to formulate and promote conservative public policies based on the principles of free enterprise, limited government, individual freedom, traditional American values, and a strong national defense.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.heritage.org/

Address:
214 Massachusetts Ave NE Washington DC 20002-4999

Country:
United States

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1973
Age (years)
Heritage Foundation
 49
United States average
 39
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Joseph Coors, Paul Weyrich, Edwin Feulner
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Kay C. James
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2020): Kay C. James
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2019): Kay C. James
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2021
Heritage Foundation
 286
United States average
 37
Global average
 89
2017
Heritage Foundation
 279

Organisational performance

Financials
2015
Heritage Foundation
 $92,008,484
United States average
 $21,098,062
Global average
 $57,160,467

Social

Likes (2021)
Heritage Foundation
2,062,512 
United States average
 84,517
Global average
 31,361
Likes (2019)
Heritage Foundation
2,121,420 
Likes (2017)
Heritage Foundation
2,088,358 
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Heritage Foundation
 628,669
United States average
 45,236
Global average
 18,412
Followers (2019)
Heritage Foundation
 661,254
Followers (2018)
Heritage Foundation
 646,842
Subscribers (2021)
Heritage Foundation
210,000 
United States average
 15,092
Global average
 5,246
Subscribers (2019)
Heritage Foundation
 123,000
Subscribers (2017)
Heritage Foundation
 31,891
Followers (2021)
Heritage Foundation
 125,948
United States average
 17,855
Global average
 14,023
Followers (2019)
Heritage Foundation
 83,700
Followers (2019)
Heritage Foundation
 21,826
United States average
 8,369
Global average
 6,394

Data notes

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