Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

New Buildings Institute

To promote energy efficiency in buildings

four stars

91.16

623 SW Oak Street Third Floor
Portland, OR 97205
tel: (503) 761-7339   Web Site
EIN: 68-0401509

Board Leadership
David B. Goldstein
President

CEO
Ralph DiNola
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.16 four stars
  Financial 87.50 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

New Buildings Institute is working to improve the energy performance of commercial buildings. We work collaboratively with commercial building market players- governments, utilities, energy efficiency Columbia Gorge advocates and building professionals- to remove barriers to energy efficiency, including promoting advanced design practices, improved technologies, public policies and programs that improve energy efficiency. We also develop and offer guidance to individuals and organizations on designing and constructing energy-efficient buildings through our Advanced Buildings suite of tools and resources.

New Buildings Institute is working to improve the energy performance of commercial buildings. We work collaboratively with commercial building market players- governments, utilities, energy efficiency Columbia Gorge advocates and building professionals- to remove barriers to energy efficiency, including promoting advanced design practices, improved technologies, public policies and programs that improve energy efficiency. We also develop and offer guidance to individuals and organizations on designing and constructing energy-efficient buildings through our Advanced Buildings suite of tools and resources.

Financial

three stars

87.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 04/01/2021 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)
87.5%
  Administrative Expenses 10.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.44
  Program Expenses Growth 46.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 42.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by New Buildings Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by New Buildings Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,733,165
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,733,165
   Program Service Revenue $3,492,084
Total Primary Revenue $5,225,249
   Other Revenue $10,677
TOTAL REVENUE $5,235,926
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,359,768
   Administrative Expenses $329,362
   Fundraising Expenses $46,650
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,735,780
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $500,146
   
Net Assets $1,635,592

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$167,359 3.53% Ralph Dinola Chief Executive Officer

Mission

New Buildings Institute is working to improve the energy performance of commercial buildings. We work collaboratively with commercial building market players- governments, utilities, energy efficiency Columbia Gorge advocates and building professionals- to remove barriers to energy efficiency, including promoting advanced design practices, improved technologies, public policies and programs that improve energy efficiency. We also develop and offer guidance to individuals and organizations on designing and constructing energy-efficient buildings through our Advanced Buildings suite of tools and resources.

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Charity Contact Info

New Buildings Institute
623 SW Oak Street
Third Floor
Portland, OR 97205
tel: (503) 761-7339
fax: (503) 968-6160
EIN: 68-0401509

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Board Leadership

David B. Goldstein
President

CEO

Ralph DiNola
Chief Executive Officer