Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

Marine Conservation Institute

"Saving wild ocean places, for us and future generations"

three stars

83.27

4010 Stone Way N Suite 210
Seattle, WA 98103
tel: (206) 686-1455   Web Site
EIN: 91-1725640

Board Leadership
David Johns
Chair

CEO
Lance Morgan
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.27 three stars
  Financial 76.54 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Marine Conservation Institute is a nonprofit organization dedicated to saving our living oceans. We work with scientists, politicians, government officials and other organizations around the world to protect essential ocean places and the wild species in them.

Marine Conservation Institute is a leader in the global movement to protect and recover the integrity of vast ocean areas. We use the latest science to identify important marine ecosystems around the world, and then advocate for their protection, for us and future generations.

Marine Conservation Institute is a nonprofit organization dedicated to saving our living oceans. We work with scientists, politicians, government officials and other organizations around the world to protect essential ocean places and the wild species in them.

Marine Conservation Institute is a leader in the global movement to protect and recover the integrity of vast ocean areas. We use the latest science to identify important marine ecosystems around the world, and then advocate for their protection, for us and future generations.

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Financial

two stars

76.54

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 05/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
72.9%
  Administrative Expenses 14.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.57
  Program Expenses Growth -5.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 15.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Marine Conservation Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Marine Conservation Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,161,403
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $2,395
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,163,798
   Program Service Revenue $60,620
Total Primary Revenue $1,224,418
   Other Revenue $4,458
TOTAL REVENUE $1,228,876
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $762,180
   Administrative Expenses $143,532
   Fundraising Expenses $95,277
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,000,989
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $227,887
   
Net Assets $581,124

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$129,452 12.93% Lance Morgan President

Mission

Marine Conservation Institute is a nonprofit organization dedicated to saving our living oceans. We work with scientists, politicians, government officials and other organizations around the world to protect essential ocean places and the wild species in them.

Marine Conservation Institute is a leader in the global movement to protect and recover the integrity of vast ocean areas. We use the latest science to identify important marine ecosystems around the world, and then advocate for their protection, for us and future generations.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Marine Conservation Institute (WA) 83.27 three stars
Chesapeake Bay Trust (MD) 96.46 four stars
Oceana (DC) 95.92 four stars
Coral Reef Alliance (CA) 87.46 three stars
Coral Restoration Foundation (FL) 92.39 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Marine Conservation Institute
4010 Stone Way N
Suite 210
Seattle, WA 98103
tel: (206) 686-1455
fax: (206) 686-1460
EIN: 91-1725640

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Board Leadership

David Johns
Chair

CEO

Lance Morgan
President