Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

Living Lands and Waters

Coming to a river near you

four stars

90.80

17624 Route 84, N East Moline, IL 61244
tel: (309) 496-9848   Web Site
EIN: 36-4244353

Board Leadership
Terry Becker
Chairman

CEO
Chad Pregracke
President, Founder

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.80 four stars
  Financial 86.99 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1998, Living Lands and Waters works to aid in the protection, preservation and restoration of the natural environment of the nation's major rivers and their watersheds. Living Lands and Waters expands awareness of environmental issues and responsibility encompassing the river and creates a desire and an opportunity for stewardship and responsibility for a cleaner river environment. Programs that Living Lands and Waters conducts are: Community Cleanups, Big River Educational Workshops, Riverbottom Forest Restoration and Adopt-a-River Mile.

Founded in 1998, Living Lands and Waters works to aid in the protection, preservation and restoration of the natural environment of the nation's major rivers and their watersheds. Living Lands and Waters expands awareness of environmental issues and responsibility encompassing the river and creates a desire and an opportunity for stewardship and responsibility for a cleaner river environment. Programs that Living Lands and Waters conducts are: Community Cleanups, Big River Educational Workshops, Riverbottom Forest Restoration and Adopt-a-River Mile.

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Financial

three stars

86.99

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 08/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
77.7%
  Administrative Expenses 15.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.89
  Program Expenses Growth -1.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Living Lands and Waters on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Living Lands and Waters on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,671,968
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $17,776
Total Contributions $1,689,744
   Program Service Revenue $31,196
Total Primary Revenue $1,720,940
   Other Revenue $-92,712
TOTAL REVENUE $1,628,228
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,402,916
   Administrative Expenses $334,981
   Fundraising Expenses $137,774
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,875,671
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-247,443
   
Net Assets $3,467,932

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$114,910 6.12% Chad Pregracke President, Founder

Mission

Founded in 1998, Living Lands and Waters works to aid in the protection, preservation and restoration of the natural environment of the nation's major rivers and their watersheds. Living Lands and Waters expands awareness of environmental issues and responsibility encompassing the river and creates a desire and an opportunity for stewardship and responsibility for a cleaner river environment. Programs that Living Lands and Waters conducts are: Community Cleanups, Big River Educational Workshops, Riverbottom Forest Restoration and Adopt-a-River Mile.

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Living Lands and Waters (IL) 90.80 four stars
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The Wetlands Initiative (IL) 90.82 four stars
SoundWaters (CT) 89.90 three stars
Waterkeeper Alliance (NY) 90.71 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Living Lands and Waters
17624 Route 84, N
East Moline, IL 61244
tel: (309) 496-9848
fax: (309) 496-1012
EIN: 36-4244353

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Board Leadership

Terry Becker
Chairman

CEO

Chad Pregracke
President, Founder