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Friends of the River

 

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...501(c)(3) organization

...Donations are tax-deductible

...http://www.friendsoftheriver.org/

...1418 20th Street
Suite 100
Sacramento CA 95811 

916-442-3155


Sacramento CA | IRS ruling year: 1977 | EIN: 94-2400210  

 

Founded in 1973, Friends of the River is dedicated to preserving, protecting, and restoring California's rivers, streams, and their watersheds as well as advocating  ... (More)

 


Rating Information

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This charity's score is 85%, earning it a Three-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: 90% Accountability & Finance, 10% Culture & Community. Learn more about our criteria and methodology.

Beacon Weights
Historical Ratings
 Important note on the timeliness of ratings

The IRS is significantly delayed in processing nonprofits' annual tax filings (Forms 990). As a result, the Accountability & Finance score for Friends of the River is outdated and the overall rating may not be representative of its current operations. Please check with the charity directly for any questions you may have.

Rating Report

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

 

Accountability & Finance

 

Friends of the River has earned a 85% for the Accountability & Finance beacon. See the metrics below for more information.

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

This Accountability & Finance score represents IRS Form 990 data up until FY 2019, which is the most recent Form 990 currently available to us. 

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Accountability and Transparency
...Full Credit
  
...Partial Credit
  
...No Credit
  
...Not Applicable
Governance
Policies
Transparency

Financial Metrics
...Full Credit
  
...Partial Credit
  
...No Credit
  
...Not Applicable
...Liabilities to Assets Ratio - 1.79% - 10/10 pts
...Working Capital Ratio - 1.35 years - 10/10 pts
...Fundraising Efficiency - $0.19 - 7.5/10 pts
...Administrative Expense Ratio - 12.00% - 10/10 pts
...Fundraising Expense Ratio - 19.30% - 5/10 pts
...Program Expense Ratio - 68.50% - 5.28/10 pts
...Program Expense Growth - 0.89% - 0.9/10 pts

Unscored Information


Metrics
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Salary of Key Persons Data Available
IRS Published Data (Business Master File) Data Available
Data Sources (IRS Forms 990) Data available

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