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    Cedo Intercultural Center for the Study of Deserts and Oceans Inc.
    Impact & Measurement
    Accountability & Finance
    Culture & Community
    Leadership & Adaptability

    Cedo Intercultural Center for the Study of Deserts and Oceans Inc.

     
    501(c)(3) organization
    Donations are tax-deductible
    PO BOX 44208
    Tucson AZ 85733-4208

    Tucson AZ | IRS ruling year: 1988 | EIN: 86-0578996  
    An EIN is a unique nine-digit number that identifies a business for tax purposes.
     
    Organization Mission
    ORGANIZATION'S MISSION OR MOST SIGNIFICANT ACTIVITY IS TO ADVANCE AND SHARE KNOWLEDGE ABOUT THE UPPER GULF OF CALIFORNIA AND SURROUNDING SONORAN DESERT AND PROMOTE C ... (More)
     

    Rating Information

    rating
    Great

    This charity's score is 97%, earning it a Four-Star rating. If this organization aligns with your passions and values, you can give with confidence.

    This overall score is calculated from multiple beacon scores, weighted as follows: 83% Accountability & Finance, 17% Culture & Community. Learn more about our criteria and methodology.

    Historical Ratings

    Rating Report

    Accountability & Finance
    Score

    97

    Most Recent Fiscal Year:
    FY 2022
    This beacon provides an assessment of a charity's financial health (financial efficiency, sustainability, and trustworthiness) and its commitment to governance practices and policies.

    Key Accountability Metrics

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    Majority Independent Board Members - 100% independent members
    10 out of 10 points
    Independent Board Size - 12 independent members
    10 out of 10 points
    Material Diversion of Assets - None
    10 out of 10 points

    Tax Form Disclosures and Policies

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    No Credit
    Website Listed on Tax Form - Listed
    3 out of 3 points
    Conflict of Interest Policy - Listed
    7 out of 7 points
    Whistleblower Policy - Listed
    7 out of 7 points
    Document Retention and Destruction - Listed
    7 out of 7 points
    Documents Board Meeting Minutes - Yes
    3 out of 3 points

    Website Disclosures

    Full Credit
    Partial Credit
    No Credit
    Tax Form Posted on Nonprofit's Website - Missing
    0 out of 3 points

    Financial Metrics

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    No Credit
    Liabilities to Assets: Ratio - 4.61%
    15 out of 15 points
    Program Expense: Ratio - 85.40%
    25 out of 25 points

    Additional Information

    Total Revenue and Expenses - Data Available
    Salary of Key Persons - Data Available
    IRS Published Data (Business Master File) - Data Available
    Data Sources (IRS Forms 990) - Data Available