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Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

The Alliance Center

Connecting People. Inspiring Impact.

90.36

1536 Wynkoop Street 1536 Wynkoop St
Denver, CO 80202
tel: (303) 572-1536   Web Site
EIN: 42-1622670

Board Leadership
Steve Schueth
President

CEO
Brenna Simmons-St. Onge
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.36
  Financial 91.97
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00
This rating was published 07/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Alliance Center brings people together to create a world where our communities are inclusive, our democracy is strong, our economy thrives and our planet is healthy.

The Alliance Center brings people together to create a world where our communities are inclusive, our democracy is strong, our economy thrives and our planet is healthy.

Financial

91.97

Accountability & Transparency

89.00

This rating was published 07/01/2021 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)
74.4%
  Administrative Expenses 14.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 6.97
  Program Expenses Growth 20.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 15.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Alliance Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Alliance Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Alliance Center (CO) 90.36
The Nature Conservancy (VA) 85.32
Bioneers (NM) 85.83
The Garden Conservancy (NY) 88.01
MountainTrue (NC) 93.11

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,942,516
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,942,516
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,942,516
   Other Revenue $777,640
TOTAL REVENUE $2,720,156
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,321,082
   Administrative Expenses $152,107
   Fundraising Expenses $205,738
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,678,927
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,041,229
   
Net Assets $10,915,046

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
Strategic Collaboration and Impact Programming $736,477 55.7%
High Performance Building Initiatives $563,605 42.7%
Fiscally Sponsored Project $21,000 1.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 07/01/2021 90.36
2018-12 06/01/2020 84.96
2017-12 04/01/2019 81.84
2016-12 05/01/2018 73.86
2015-12 05/01/2017 78.62
2014-12 06/01/2016 82.67
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 06/01/2015 78.62
2012-12 12/01/2013 88.70
2011-12 09/01/2013 85.66

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

EIN 42-1622670
Name in IRS Master File ALLIANCE FOR SUSTAINABLE COLORADO
NTEE Code C19
NTEE Classification Nonmonetary Support N.E.C.
NTEE Type Environmental Quality, Protection and Beautification
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
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 June, 2004
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$134,460 8.00% Brenna Simmons Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Alliance Center (CO) 90.36
WILD Foundation (CO) 93.95
Environmental Grantmakers Association (NY) 90.62
The Nature Conservancy (VA) 85.32
Rural Advancement Foundation International-USA (NC) 92.96

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Charity Contact Info

The Alliance Center
1536 Wynkoop Street
1536 Wynkoop St
Denver, CO 80202
tel: (303) 572-1536
fax: (303) 572-0032
EIN: 42-1622670

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Board Leadership

Steve Schueth
President

CEO

Brenna Simmons-St. Onge
Executive Director

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