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Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

Stony Brook Millstone Watershed Association

Your water. Your environment. Your voice.

four stars

91.01

31 Titus Mill Road Pennington, NJ 08534
tel: (609) 737-3735   Web Site
EIN: 21-0649717

Board Leadership
Laura Hanson
Chair

CEO
Jim Waltman
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.01 four stars
  Financial 93.64 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association is central New Jersey's first environmental group. Since 1949 we've worked to protect your water and environment through conservation, advocacy, science and education. We speak out for your water and environment, protect and restore sensitive habitats, test our waterways for pollution and inspire others to care for and protect the natural world. Our goal is to improve the health and quality of central New Jersey's water and sustain a network of protected habitats for wildlife and people. We have a successful track record of more than 60 years of effective environmental protection.

The Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association is central New Jersey's first environmental group. Since 1949 we've worked to protect your water and environment through conservation, advocacy, science and education. We speak out for your water and environment, protect and restore sensitive habitats, test our waterways for pollution and inspire others to care for and protect the natural world. Our goal is to improve the health and quality of central New Jersey's water and sustain a network of protected habitats for wildlife and people. We have a successful track record of more than 60 years of effective environmental protection.

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Financial

four stars

93.64

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 03/01/2018 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)
75.9%
  Administrative Expenses 12.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.24
  Program Expenses Growth 7.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Stony Brook Millstone Watershed Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Stony Brook Millstone Watershed Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Stony Brook Millstone Watershed Association (NJ) 91.01 four stars
Trees, Water & People (CO) 87.89 three stars
Lloyd Center for the Environment (MA) 85.91 three stars
Land Trust Alliance (DC) 90.85 four stars
Anacostia Watershed Society (MD) 90.88 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,059,549
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $9,850
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $612,619
Total Contributions $4,682,018
   Program Service Revenue $252,129
Total Primary Revenue $4,934,147
   Other Revenue $226,006
TOTAL REVENUE $5,160,153
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,643,628
   Administrative Expenses $273,153
   Fundraising Expenses $266,716
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,183,497
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,976,656
   
Net Assets $17,938,704

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
Education $616,706 37.5%
Science $518,845 31.6%
Conservation $508,077 30.9%

Ratings History
Stony Brook Millstone Watershed Association has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 03/01/2018 91.01 four stars
2015-12 02/01/2017 93.85 four stars
2014-12 07/01/2016 93.97 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 89.19 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 85.61 three stars
2013-12 04/01/2015 85.03 three stars
2012-12 12/01/2013 84.39 three stars
2011-12 12/01/2012 87.68 three stars
2010-12 12/01/2011 87.39 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 88.39 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 06/01/2011 87.82 three stars
2008-12 12/22/2010 89.17 three stars

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

EIN 21-0649717
Name in IRS Master File WATERSHED INSTITUTE INC
NTEE Code C60
NTEE Classification Environmental Education and Outdoor Survival Programs
NTEE Type Environmental Quality, Protection and Beautification
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (350) Preservation of natural resources (conservation)
(59) Other school related activities
(230) Farming
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 May, 1953
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, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$142,938 6.54% James Waltman Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Stony Brook Millstone Watershed Association (NJ) 91.01 four stars
New Mexico Wilderness Alliance (NM) 94.50 four stars
Conservation Strategy Fund (DC) 95.76 four stars
Greater Yellowstone Coalition (MT) 97.84 four stars
Student Conservation Association (VA) 89.65 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Stony Brook Millstone Watershed Association
31 Titus Mill Road
Pennington, NJ 08534
tel: (609) 737-3735
EIN: 21-0649717

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Board Leadership

Laura Hanson
Chair

CEO

Jim Waltman
Executive Director

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