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Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

Tri-State Transportation Campaign

Transportation reform in the New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut metropolitan region

88.11

350 West 31st Street Suite 805
New York, NY 10001
tel: (212) 268-7474   Web Site
EIN: 13-3790165

Board Leadership
John Casellini
Chair

CEO
Veronica Vanterpool
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.11
  Financial 90.71
  Accountability & Transparency 86.00
This rating was published 12/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

90.71

Accountability & Transparency

86.00

This rating was published 12/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
87.4%
  Administrative Expenses 6.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.34
  Program Expenses Growth -2.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Tri-State Transportation Campaign on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Tri-State Transportation Campaign on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Tri-State Transportation Campaign (NY) 88.11
Environmental Integrity Project (DC) 90.71
Trustees for Alaska (AK) 86.75
Environmental Law Alliance Worldwide (OR) 94.20
Earthjustice (CA) 93.25

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The Tri-State Transportation Campaign (TSTC) is dedicated to reducing car dependency in New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut. TSTC was formed as a response to the mounting economic and environmental costs of automobile and truck dependence and promising reforms in federal transportation policy. The Campaign marshals the talents of the region's most effective environmental and transportation policy watchdogs into a dynamic combination of community and campaign organizing, technical analysis, and media and legal advocacy. The Campaign's board of directors consists of senior staff from the founding organizations. In the fifteen years since our founding, the Campaign has enjoyed a strong record of accomplishment.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $508,765
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $508,765
   Program Service Revenue $61,000
Total Primary Revenue $569,765
   Other Revenue $6,958
TOTAL REVENUE $576,723
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $639,036
   Administrative Expenses $51,954
   Fundraising Expenses $47,952
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $738,942
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-162,219
   
Net Assets $1,068,003

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.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Transit Investment $350,450 54.8%
Sustainability Transportation $183,336 28.7%
Pedestrian Safety $105,250 16.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 12/01/2016 88.11
2014-06 06/01/2016 94.81
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 12/22/2015 89.27
2014-06 12/01/2015 85.75
2013-06 04/01/2015 85.19
2012-06 12/01/2013 85.01
2011-06 11/06/2012 91.49
2010-06 09/20/2011 91.47
 
CN 1.0
2008-06 02/01/2010 86.73
2007-06 11/01/2008 84.00
2006-06 12/15/2007 67.43
2005-06 02/01/2007 82.61

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

EIN 13-3790165
Name in IRS Master File TRI-STATE TRANSPORTATION CAMPAIGN INC
NTEE Code C30
NTEE Classification Natural Resources Conservation and Protection
NTEE Type Environmental Quality, Protection and Beautification
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(350) Preservation of natural resources (conservation)
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 March, 1995
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

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
$75,940 10.27% Veronica Vanterpool Executive Director

The Tri-State Transportation Campaign (TSTC) is dedicated to reducing car dependency in New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut. TSTC was formed as a response to the mounting economic and environmental costs of automobile and truck dependence and promising reforms in federal transportation policy. The Campaign marshals the talents of the region's most effective environmental and transportation policy watchdogs into a dynamic combination of community and campaign organizing, technical analysis, and media and legal advocacy. The Campaign's board of directors consists of senior staff from the founding organizations. In the fifteen years since our founding, the Campaign has enjoyed a strong record of accomplishment.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Tri-State Transportation Campaign (NY) 88.11
PERC (MT) 90.05
Environmental Working Group (DC) 87.38
Center for International Environmental Law (DC) 93.14
Oregon Environmental Council (OR) 96.34

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Charity Contact Info

Tri-State Transportation Campaign
350 West 31st Street
Suite 805
New York, NY 10001
tel: (212) 268-7474
fax: (212) 268-7333
EIN: 13-3790165

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Board Leadership

John Casellini
Chair

CEO

Veronica Vanterpool
Executive Director

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