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Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

EarthEcho International

Inspiring young people worldwide to act now for a sustainable future.

three stars

83.12

2101 L Street NW Suite 800
Washington, DC 20037
tel: (202) 350-3190   Web Site
EIN: 95-4789334

Board Leadership
Heiko Henning
Chairperson

CEO
Phillippe Cousteau
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.12 three stars
  Financial 78.82 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 09/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

two stars

78.82

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 09/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
80.9%
  Administrative Expenses 10.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.20
  Program Expenses Growth -17.5%
  Liabilities to Assets < 0.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by EarthEcho International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by EarthEcho International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
EarthEcho International (DC) 83.12 three stars
Ocean Conservancy (DC) 88.54 three stars
Clean Ocean Action (NJ) 92.15 four stars
Los Angeles Waterkeeper (CA) 87.34 three stars
Surfrider Foundation (CA) 86.45 three stars

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EarthEcho International is a nonprofit organization founded on the belief that youth have the power to change our planet. Established by siblings Philippe and Alexandra Cousteau in honor of their father Philippe Cousteau Sr., and grandfather legendary explorer Jacques-Yves Cousteau, our mission is to inspire young people worldwide to act now for a sustainable future.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $851,352
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $851,352
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $851,352
   Other Revenue $2,911
TOTAL REVENUE $854,263
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $673,151
   Administrative Expenses $125,312
   Fundraising Expenses $76,273
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $874,736
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-20,473
   
Net Assets $198,205

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
Expeditions $409,423 60.8%
World Water Monitoring Challenge $240,357 35.7%
Protect Wild Dolphins $14,700 2.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 09/01/2017 83.12 three stars
2015-12 08/01/2017 81.64 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 85.98 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 77.58 two stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 76.04 two stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 77.38 two stars
2011-12 10/01/2013 73.12 two 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 95-4789334
Name in IRS Master File EARTH ECHO INTERNATIONAL INC
NTEE Code A31
NTEE Classification Film, Video
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Educational 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 October, 2000
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, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$123,867 14.16% Ann Korando Chief Executive Officer
Other Salaries of Note
$86,128 9.84% Mia Demezza Executive Director

EarthEcho International is a nonprofit organization founded on the belief that youth have the power to change our planet. Established by siblings Philippe and Alexandra Cousteau in honor of their father Philippe Cousteau Sr., and grandfather legendary explorer Jacques-Yves Cousteau, our mission is to inspire young people worldwide to act now for a sustainable future.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
EarthEcho International (DC) 83.12 three stars
Los Angeles Waterkeeper (CA) 87.34 three stars
Ocean Conservancy (DC) 88.54 three stars
Clean Ocean Action (NJ) 92.15 four stars
Marine Conservation Institute (WA) 86.18 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

EarthEcho International
2101 L Street NW
Suite 800
Washington, DC 20037
tel: (202) 350-3190
fax: (202) 857-3977
EIN: 95-4789334

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Board Leadership

Heiko Henning
Chairperson

CEO

Phillippe Cousteau
President

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