Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

Conservation Strategy Fund

NumbersForNature

four stars

93.27

1160 G Street Suite A-1
Arcata, CA 95521
tel: (707) 822-5505   Web Site
EIN: 94-3294843

Board Leadership
Jon Mellberg
Board Chair

CEO
Scott Edwards
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.27 four stars
  Financial 90.49 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

CSF sustains natural ecosystems and human communities through strategies powered by conservation economics. Our trainings, analyses and timely expertise make development smarter, quantify the benefits of nature, and create enduring incentives for conservation.

CSF sustains natural ecosystems and human communities through strategies powered by conservation economics. Our trainings, analyses and timely expertise make development smarter, quantify the benefits of nature, and create enduring incentives for conservation.

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Financial

four stars

90.49

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
84.3%
  Administrative Expenses 14.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.22
  Program Expenses Growth 0.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Conservation Strategy Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Conservation Strategy Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,345,308
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,345,308
   Program Service Revenue $696,558
Total Primary Revenue $3,041,866
   Other Revenue $-6,319
TOTAL REVENUE $3,035,547
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,067,939
   Administrative Expenses $272,396
   Fundraising Expenses $32,398
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,372,733
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $662,814
   
Net Assets $2,809,934

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$153,450 6.46% Scott Edwards Executive Director

Mission

CSF sustains natural ecosystems and human communities through strategies powered by conservation economics. Our trainings, analyses and timely expertise make development smarter, quantify the benefits of nature, and create enduring incentives for conservation.

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Conservation Strategy Fund (CA) 93.27 four stars
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Land Trust Alliance (DC) 86.09 three stars
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American Wind Wildlife Institute (DC) 89.34 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Conservation Strategy Fund
1160 G Street
Suite A-1
Arcata, CA 95521
tel: (707) 822-5505
fax: (707) 822-5535
EIN: 94-3294843

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Board Leadership

Jon Mellberg
Board Chair

CEO

Scott Edwards
Executive Director