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Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

Amazon Watch

Supporting Indigenous Peoples. Protecting the Amazon.

80.31

2201 Broadway Suite 508
Oakland, CA 94612
tel: (510) 281-9020   Web Site
EIN: 95-4604782

Board Leadership
Atossa Soltani
President

CEO
Leila Salazar-Lopez
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 80.31
  Financial 73.34
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

73.34

Accountability & Transparency

92.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
79.7%
  Administrative Expenses 7.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.16
  Program Expenses Growth -1.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 38.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Amazon Watch on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Amazon Watch on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Amazon Watch (CA) 80.31
Montana Wilderness Association (MT) 96.17
Friends of the Earth (DC) 97.85
Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation (TX) 96.57
Community Environmental Council (CA) 94.84

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Amazon Watch works to protect the rainforest and advance the rights of indigenous peoples in the Amazon Basin. We partner with indigenous and environmental organizations in campaigns for human rights, corporate accountability and the preservation of the Amazon's ecological systems. In the Amazon region of Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru, Amazon Watch is working directly with indigenous communities to build local capacity and advance the long-term protection of their lands.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,547,247
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,547,247
   Program Service Revenue $11,350
Total Primary Revenue $1,558,597
   Other Revenue $2,395
TOTAL REVENUE $1,560,992
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,430,290
   Administrative Expenses $151,929
   Fundraising Expenses $214,343
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,796,562
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-235,570
   
Net Assets $276,208

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

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Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 80.31
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 08/01/2015 80.87
2012-12 09/01/2014 88.30
2012-12 05/01/2014 85.25
2011-12 05/01/2013 87.62

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 95-4604782
Name in IRS Master File AMAZON WATCH
NTEE Code C05
NTEE Classification Research Institutes and/or Public Policy Analysis
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 June, 1999
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011
  • December, 2010

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$87,308 4.85% Atossa Soltani Executive Director

Amazon Watch works to protect the rainforest and advance the rights of indigenous peoples in the Amazon Basin. We partner with indigenous and environmental organizations in campaigns for human rights, corporate accountability and the preservation of the Amazon's ecological systems. In the Amazon region of Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru, Amazon Watch is working directly with indigenous communities to build local capacity and advance the long-term protection of their lands.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Amazon Watch (CA) 80.31
Rails-To-Trails Conservancy (DC) 88.36
Yosemite Conservancy (CA) 88.52
Environmental Defense Fund (NY) 94.81
Friends of the Earth (DC) 97.85

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Charity Contact Info

Amazon Watch
2201 Broadway
Suite 508
Oakland, CA 94612
tel: (510) 281-9020
fax: (510) 281-9021
EIN: 95-4604782

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Board Leadership

Atossa Soltani
President

CEO

Leila Salazar-Lopez
Executive Director

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