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Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

BRING Recycling

BRING: Leading the way since 1971

four stars

92.11

4446 Franklin Boulevard Eugene, OR 97403
tel: (541) 746-3023   Web Site
EIN: 23-7137120

Board Leadership
Jim Sly
President

CEO
Carolyn Stein
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.11 four stars
  Financial 89.59 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Since 1971, BRING has worked to change attitudes and behaviors regarding waste. Today, we focus on the urgent issues of consumption, climate change, and community resiliency. Through our reuse store and community education programs, we fulfill our mission to provide vision, leadership, and tools for living well on the planet we share.

Since 1971, BRING has worked to change attitudes and behaviors regarding waste. Today, we focus on the urgent issues of consumption, climate change, and community resiliency. Through our reuse store and community education programs, we fulfill our mission to provide vision, leadership, and tools for living well on the planet we share.

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Financial

three stars

89.59

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 10/01/2019 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)
86.5%
  Administrative Expenses 10.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.08
  Program Expenses Growth 2.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 20.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by BRING Recycling on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by BRING Recycling on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
BRING Recycling (OR) 92.11 four stars
Pure Earth (NY) 92.19 four stars
GrowNYC (NY) 92.92 four stars
Keep Indianapolis Beautiful (IN) 86.87 three stars
Center for Creative Land Recycling (CA) 89.40 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $727,481
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $25,480
Total Contributions $752,961
   Program Service Revenue $322,265
Total Primary Revenue $1,075,226
   Other Revenue $114,270
TOTAL REVENUE $1,189,496
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,043,277
   Administrative Expenses $130,820
   Fundraising Expenses $23,408
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,197,505
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-8,009
   
Net Assets $2,421,460

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
Planet Improvement Center $752,350 72.1%
Rethink Business Program $156,081 15.0%
Community Education $134,846 12.9%

Ratings History
BRING Recycling has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 10/01/2019 92.11 four stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 91.90 four stars
2016-06 02/01/2018 93.48 four stars
2015-06 07/01/2016 93.12 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 92.68 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 86.41 three stars
2013-06 11/01/2014 85.18 three stars
2012-06 11/01/2013 84.74 three 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 23-7137120
Name in IRS Master File BRING RECYCLING
NTEE Code C27
NTEE Classification Recycling Programs
NTEE Type Environmental Quality, Protection and Beautification
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (149) Other instruction and training
(350) Preservation of natural resources (conservation)
(994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
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 September, 1978
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$67,487 5.63% Carolyn Stein Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
BRING Recycling (OR) 92.11 four stars
GrowNYC (NY) 92.92 four stars
Center for Creative Land Recycling (CA) 89.40 three stars
Keep Indianapolis Beautiful (IN) 86.87 three stars
Toxic-Free Future (WA) 93.98 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

BRING Recycling
4446 Franklin Boulevard
Eugene, OR 97403
tel: (541) 746-3023
fax: (541) 726-9894
EIN: 23-7137120

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Board Leadership

Jim Sly
President

CEO

Carolyn Stein
Executive Director

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