Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

ecoAmerica

Building climate leadership

three stars

88.77

1730 Rhode Island Ave NW Suite 200
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 457-1900   Web Site
EIN: 20-3895611

Board Leadership
Philip Sharp
Chairman

CEO
Bob Perkowitz
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.77 three stars
  Financial 94.82 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 07/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

ecoAmerica builds institutional leadership, public support, and political will for climate solutions in the United States. We help national mainstream organizations elevate their climate leadership, providing them strategy, tools and resources to: demonstrate visible climate leadership; empower climate literacy; engage all constituents; and build collective action and advocacy. ecoAmerica expands climate leadership beyond traditional environmental circles. We're building a diverse network of major institutions and thought leaders in five sectors – faith, health, communities, higher education, and business – who have the power to inspire tens of millions of Americans on climate change, in counties and communities nationwide including our heartland.

ecoAmerica builds institutional leadership, public support, and political will for climate solutions in the United States. We help national mainstream organizations elevate their climate leadership, providing them strategy, tools and resources to: demonstrate visible climate leadership; empower climate literacy; engage all constituents; and build collective action and advocacy. ecoAmerica expands climate leadership beyond traditional environmental circles. We're building a diverse network of major institutions and thought leaders in five sectors – faith, health, communities, higher education, and business – who have the power to inspire tens of millions of Americans on climate change, in counties and communities nationwide including our heartland.

Financial

four stars

94.82

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 07/01/2018 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)
84.4%
  Administrative Expenses 4.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.11
  Program Expenses Growth 10.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by ecoAmerica on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by ecoAmerica on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,003,424
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,003,424
   Program Service Revenue $49,700
Total Primary Revenue $4,053,124
   Other Revenue $43,381
TOTAL REVENUE $4,096,505
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,573,217
   Administrative Expenses $244,616
   Fundraising Expenses $664,680
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,482,513
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-386,008
   
Net Assets $4,876,016

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
$150,934 3.36% Robert Perkowitz President $18,468
Other Salaries of Note
$180,043 4.01% Margaret Knudson vice President of Development $32,468
$171,469 3.82% Dirk Kincannon Chief Administration Officer $4,549

Mission

ecoAmerica builds institutional leadership, public support, and political will for climate solutions in the United States. We help national mainstream organizations elevate their climate leadership, providing them strategy, tools and resources to: demonstrate visible climate leadership; empower climate literacy; engage all constituents; and build collective action and advocacy. ecoAmerica expands climate leadership beyond traditional environmental circles. We're building a diverse network of major institutions and thought leaders in five sectors – faith, health, communities, higher education, and business – who have the power to inspire tens of millions of Americans on climate change, in counties and communities nationwide including our heartland.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
ecoAmerica (DC) 88.77 three stars
Southern Environmental Law Center (VA) 100.00 four stars
Conservation Minnesota (MN) 88.06 three stars
Environmental Law and Policy Center (IL) 93.30 four stars
Environmental Working Group (DC) 91.51 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

ecoAmerica
1730 Rhode Island Ave NW
Suite 200
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 457-1900
fax: (509) 351-1900
EIN: 20-3895611

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Board Leadership

Philip Sharp
Chairman

CEO

Bob Perkowitz
Chief Executive Officer