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Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful

Empowering Pennsylvanians to make our communities clean and beautiful

four stars

96.27

105 West Fourth Street Second Floor
Greensburg, PA 15601
tel: (877) 772-3673   Web Site
EIN: 25-1645291

Board Leadership
Phoebe Coles
Chair

CEO
Shannon Reiter
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.27 four stars
  Financial 96.58 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful is the result of two organizations with similar missions joining together to achieve a common vision, a clean and beautiful Pennsylvania. In 2010, PA CleanWays (1990) and Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful (2003) merged to become the new Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful whose mission is empowering Pennsylvanians to make our communities clean and beautiful. Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful is the state affiliate of Keep America Beautiful, Inc., the nation's largest volunteer-based community action and education organization.

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful is the result of two organizations with similar missions joining together to achieve a common vision, a clean and beautiful Pennsylvania. In 2010, PA CleanWays (1990) and Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful (2003) merged to become the new Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful whose mission is empowering Pennsylvanians to make our communities clean and beautiful. Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful is the state affiliate of Keep America Beautiful, Inc., the nation's largest volunteer-based community action and education organization.

Financial

four stars

96.58

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 12/01/2020 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)
86.1%
  Administrative Expenses 11.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.52
  Program Expenses Growth 9.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful (PA) 96.27 four stars
Earth Day Network (DC) 90.01 four stars
GrowNYC (NY) 91.59 four stars
Center for Creative Land Recycling (CA) 86.73 three stars
Friends of the Urban Forest (CA) 87.82 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $472,410
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $46,126
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $518,536
   Program Service Revenue $737,606
Total Primary Revenue $1,256,142
   Other Revenue $3,872
TOTAL REVENUE $1,260,014
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,057,866
   Administrative Expenses $131,671
   Fundraising Expenses $28,900
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,218,437
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $41,577
   
Net Assets $565,590

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History
Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-09 12/01/2020 96.27 four stars
2018-09 07/01/2019 93.51 four stars
2017-09 07/01/2018 92.69 four stars
2016-09 10/01/2017 90.71 four stars
2015-09 07/01/2016 86.84 three stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 85.38 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 10/01/2015 79.39 two stars
2013-09 11/01/2014 83.55 three stars
2012-09 11/01/2013 89.15 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 25-1645291
Name in IRS Master File PA CLEANWAYS
NTEE Code C50
NTEE Classification Environmental Beautification and Aesthetics
NTEE Type Environmental Quality, Protection and Beautification
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (123) Discussion groups, forums, panels lectures, etc.
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 Central - the organization is a parent (group ruling) and is not a church or 501(c)(1) organization.
Group Name PA CLEANWAYS
Ruling Date October, 1994
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$99,643 8.17% Shannon Reiter President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful (PA) 96.27 four stars
BRING Recycling (OR) 94.00 four stars
Keep America Beautiful (CT) 86.95 three stars
GrowNYC (NY) 91.59 four stars
Keep Indianapolis Beautiful, Inc. (IN) 90.27 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful
105 West Fourth Street
Second Floor
Greensburg, PA 15601
tel: (877) 772-3673
fax: (724) 836-1980
EIN: 25-1645291

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Board Leadership

Phoebe Coles
Chair

CEO

Shannon Reiter
President

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