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Carbonfund Org Foundation

EAST AURORA, NY

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Constituent Voice

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How is the organization collecting feedback?
Suggestion box/email, Direct communications with donors and supporters
How is the organization using feedback?
To identify and remedy poor client service experiences, To identify bright spots and enhance positive service experiences, To make fundamental changes to our programs and/or operations, To inform the development of new programs/projects, To strengthen relationships with the people we serve
With whom is the organization sharing feedback?
The people we serve, Our staff, Our board, Our funders, Our community partners
What challenges does the organization face when collecting feedback?
We don't have any major challenges to collecting feedback
Describe a recent change in your organization that resulted from feedback.
We launched a new and updated website this fall, including many of the changes in functionality requested by many of our business partners and donors
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Impact Information

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Reported Results
Showing 3 of 6
Total in 2018
Percentage of new business partners supporting Carbonfund.org. Target is > 10% increase from previous year
8
Maintain annual administrative and fundraising expenses at 5% or less of total annual operating expenses.
5
Successful annual verification of four Rainforest Preservation Projects in Acre, Brazil. Target is 100% annual verification
100
Successful annual verification of four Rainforest Preservation Projects in Acre, Brazil. Target is 100% annual verification
100
Percentage of current business partners renewing annually with Carbonfund.org. Target is > 90%
93
Successful annual operation of Camp Quinebarge. Target is break-even, 100% camp costs covered.
100
This impact information is current as of January 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.
EIN 20-0231609
Name in IRS Master File CARBONFUND ORG FOUNDATION
Street Address 853 MAIN ST
City, State, Zip EAST AURORA, NY 14052-1905
NTEE Code C35
NTEE Classification Energy Resources Conservation and Development
NTEE Type Environmental Quality, Protection and Beautification
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date March, 2004
Asset Amount $10,332,990
Income Amount $3,601,445
Form 990 Revenue Amount $3,245,475
Latest Form 990 Return December, 2018
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
EIN 20-0231609
Name in IRS Master File CARBONFUND ORG FOUNDATION
Address 853 MAIN ST
EAST AURORA, NY 14052-1905
NTEE Code C35
NTEE Classification Energy Resources Conservation and Development
NTEE Type Environmental Quality, Protection and Beautification
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date March, 2004
Asset Amount $10,332,990
Income Amount $3,601,445
Form 990 Revenue Amount $3,245,475
Latest Form 990 Return December, 2018
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013

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