About GADE - Group for Advancement of Doctoral Education in Social Work

Financial Transparency

The Group for the Advancement of Doctoral Education in Social Work (GADE) is a registered public charity under section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code. GADE is committed to embracing the values of accountability and transparency as a matter of ethical leadership, as well as legal compliance. GADE has a long record of managing its resources in the most efficient way possible that is central to our organization’s mission.

Financial Contributions
GADE’s annual revenue is received via annual membership dues paid by member colleges and universities and annual conference registration fees. We are grateful for every membership, each which supports GADE’s mission to promote rigor in doctoral education in social work, focusing on preparing scholars, researchers, and educators who function as stewards of the discipline.

Accountability & Transparency
GADE is fully committed to absolute transparency in its finances, especially in how the organization uses the membership fees that it receives. GADE publishes its financial documents to be publicly available for anyone to view. GADE is required to submit a file a 990-N (e-Postcard) annual electronic notice with the IRS as a small organization that receives less than $50,000 annually.

Financial Documentation

IRS 501(c)3 Determination Letter
Submitted IRS Form 990-N (e-Postcard) via IRS Tax Exempt Search Tool
2023 Form W-9

The Group for the Advancement of Doctoral Education in Social Work’s Federal Tax ID number: 43-1222852