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Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

National Environmental Education Foundation

Knowledge to live by

90.27

4301 Connecticut Avenue NW Suite 160
Washington, DC 20008
tel: (202) 833-2933   Web Site
EIN: 54-1557043

Board Leadership
Kevin Butt
Chair

CEO
Meri-Margaret Deoudes
President and CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.27
  Financial 86.25
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 12/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

OUR PURPOSE: To cultivate an environmentally conscious and responsible public
OUR VISION: That people's everyday actions are guided by an understanding and concern for the well-being of people and the planet
OUR MISSION: To make the environment more accessible, relatable, relevant, and connected to the daily lives of all Americans

OUR PURPOSE: To cultivate an environmentally conscious and responsible public
OUR VISION: That people's everyday actions are guided by an understanding and concern for the well-being of people and the planet
OUR MISSION: To make the environment more accessible, relatable, relevant, and connected to the daily lives of all Americans

Financial

86.25

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 12/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
86.7%
  Administrative Expenses 6.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.64
  Program Expenses Growth 1.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 15.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Environmental Education Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Environmental Education Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Environmental Education Foundation (DC) 90.27
Captain Planet Foundation (GA) 94.69
Teton Science Schools (WY) 90.23
North Cascades Institute (WA) 94.15
Biomimicry Institute (MT) 92.65

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,321,785
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,597,023
Total Contributions $2,918,808
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,918,808
   Other Revenue $13,030
TOTAL REVENUE $2,931,838
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,035,665
   Administrative Expenses $107,744
   Fundraising Expenses $246,968
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,390,377
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-458,539
   
Net Assets $2,247,206

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
Classroom Earth $1,558,138 51.3%
Health Wellness $527,092 17.4%
Public Outreach $343,257 11.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-09 12/01/2020 90.27
2018-09 11/01/2019 89.30
2017-09 10/01/2018 90.40
2017-09 09/01/2018 89.20
2016-09 12/22/2017 88.98
2015-09 12/21/2016 85.90
2015-09 12/01/2016 85.62
2014-09 06/01/2016 88.48
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 03/01/2016 83.19
2014-09 11/01/2015 81.69
2013-09 09/01/2014 74.56
2012-09 07/01/2013 91.20
2012-09 06/01/2013 89.90

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

EIN 54-1557043
Name in IRS Master File THE NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION AND TRAINING FOUNDATION
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 (379) Other conservation, environmental or beautification 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 July, 1991
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$266,556 7.86% Meri-Margaret Deoudes President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Environmental Education Foundation (DC) 90.27
North Cascades Institute (WA) 94.15
Hitchcock Center (MA) 90.36
Earth Force (CO) 87.62
Environmental Research and Education Foundation (NC) 90.78

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Charity Contact Info

National Environmental Education Foundation
4301 Connecticut Avenue NW
Suite 160
Washington, DC 20008
tel: (202) 833-2933
EIN: 54-1557043

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Board Leadership

Kevin Butt
Chair

CEO

Meri-Margaret Deoudes
President and CEO

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