Committee on Budget and Finance

Our intention is to provide clear, easy-to-understand information about ACS finances. Your feedback is encouraged!

ACS is a strong, vibrant organization with:

  • Substantial financial net assets
  • A large and supportive membership
  • High-quality programs and services

As stewards of the Society's financial resources, it is our responsibility to:

  • Maintain the health of ACS for current and future members
  • Prioritize and focus on the most strategic needs
  • Manage our resources wisely based on strategic priorities

Budget & Finance Reports to Council at National Meetings

April 2019, Orlando, FL Slides/Talking Points

August 2018, Boston, MA Slides/Talking Points

March 2018, New Orleans, LA Slides/Talking Points

August 2017, Washington, DC Slides/Talking Points

April 2017, 
San Francisco, CA Slides/Talking Points

August 2016, Philadelphia, PA Slides/Talking Points

March 2016,
San Diego, CA Slides/Talking Points

August 2015,  Boston, MA Slides/Talking Points

March 2015,  Denver, CO Slides/Talking Points

August 2014, San Francisco, CA Slides/Talking Points

March 2014,  Dallas, TX Slides/Talking Points


This information is being shared to give you an opportunity to learn about the Society's financial condition. To ask questions and make suggestions email:

Strategic Plan

ACS invites all chemical scientists and engineers to join us in achieving this vision.