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    The Cousteau Society

    The Cousteau Society

     

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    501(c)(3) organization

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    http://www.cousteau.org/

    P.O. Box 506
    Etna NH 03750

    757-904-1764


    Etna NH | IRS ruling year: 1974 | EIN: 23-7337664  

     

    Organization Mission

    Founded in 1973 by Captain Jacques-Yves Cousteau, the Society has more than 50,000 members worldwide. Under the leadership of President Francine Cousteau, the Societ ... (More)

     


    Rating Information

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    Needs Improvement


    This charity's score is 71%, earning it a Two-Star rating.


    This overall score is calculated entirely from a single beacon score, weighted as follows: 100% Accountability & Finance. Learn more about our criteria and methodology.

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    This organization appears on the most recent listing of nonprofits that are delinquent with California state registrations


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    Rating Report

    • Impact & Results
    • Accountability & Finance
    • Culture & Community
    • Leadership & Adaptability
    Accountability & Finance
    Impact & ResultsAccountability & FinanceCulture & CommunityLeadership & Adaptability

     

    Accountability & Finance

     

    Score

    71

    Most Recent Fiscal Year:
    FY 2019

    This beacon provides an assessment of a charity's financial health (financial efficiency, sustainability, and trustworthiness) and its commitment to governance practices and policies.

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    Key Accountability Metrics

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    Majority Independent Board Members - 33% independent members0 out of 10 points  
    Independent Board Size - 2 independent members0 out of 10 points  
    Financial Statements - Audit10 out of 20 points  
    Material Diversion of Assets - None20 out of 20 points  

    Tax Form Disclosures and Policies

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    Website Listed on Tax Form - Listed5 out of 5 points  
    Conflict of Interest Policy - Listed5 out of 5 points  
    Whistleblower Policy - Listed5 out of 5 points  
    Document Retention and Destruction - Listed5 out of 5 points  
    Documents Board Meeting Minutes - Yes5 out of 5 points  
    Tax Form Distributed to Board Before Filing - Listed5 out of 5 points  
    Loans to/from Officers - Listed0 out of 5 points  

    Website Disclosures

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    Tax Form Posted on Nonprofit's Website - Missing0 out of 5 points  

    Financial Metrics

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    Liabilities to Assets: Ratio - 24.36%25 out of 25 points  
    Program Expense: Ratio - 56.28%8 out of 25 points  
    Fundraising Efficiency: Ratio - $0.1225 out of 25 points  
    Working Capital: Ratio - 7.20 years25 out of 25 points  

    Additional Information

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