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Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

Environmental Grantmakers Association

Promoting effective environmental philanthropy

four stars

91.44

475 Riverside Drive Suite 960
New York, NY 10115
tel: (212) 812-4310   Web Site
EIN: 20-8817646

Board Leadership
Scott Cullen
Chairman

CEO
Rachel Leon
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.44 four stars
  Financial 94.97 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 04/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Formed in 1987, Environmental Grantmakers Association (EGA) works with members and partners to promote effective environmental philanthropy by sharing knowledge, fostering debate, cultivating leadership, facilitating collaboration, and catalyzing action. EGA envisions a high-impact network of environmental funders working to achieve a sustainable world. The ultimate goal of EGA and its members is a world with healthy, equitable, and sustainable ecosystems, communities, and economies.

Formed in 1987, Environmental Grantmakers Association (EGA) works with members and partners to promote effective environmental philanthropy by sharing knowledge, fostering debate, cultivating leadership, facilitating collaboration, and catalyzing action. EGA envisions a high-impact network of environmental funders working to achieve a sustainable world. The ultimate goal of EGA and its members is a world with healthy, equitable, and sustainable ecosystems, communities, and economies.

Financial

four stars

94.97

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 04/01/2018 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)
84.9%
  Administrative Expenses 11.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.92
  Program Expenses Growth 22.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 15.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Environmental Grantmakers Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Environmental Grantmakers Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Environmental Grantmakers Association (NY) 91.44 four stars
Blue Ridge Conservancy (NC) 86.56 three stars
Conservancy of Southwest Florida (FL) 93.89 four stars
Buffalo Bayou Partnership (TX) 93.91 four stars
Rare (VA) 91.82 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,329,033
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $1,123,507
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,452,540
   Program Service Revenue $268,205
Total Primary Revenue $2,720,745
   Other Revenue $7,673
TOTAL REVENUE $2,728,418
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,212,195
   Administrative Expenses $274,697
   Fundraising Expenses $52,671
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,539,563
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $188,855
   
Net Assets $1,924,020

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

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 04/01/2018 91.44 four stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 81.50 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 91.19 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 91.66 four stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 89.03 three stars
2013-12 04/01/2015 88.95 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 20-8817646
Name in IRS Master File ENVIRONMENTAL GRANTMAKERS ASSOCIATION
NTEE Code C99
NTEE Classification Environmental Quality, Protection, and Beautification N.E.C.
NTEE Type Environmental Quality, Protection and Beautification
Classification Charitable 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 June, 2007
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$159,034 6.26% Rachel Leon Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Environmental Grantmakers Association (NY) 91.44 four stars
Washington Trails Association (WA) 94.55 four stars
Appalachian Voices (NC) 100.00 four stars
Sanibel-Captiva Conservation Foundation (FL) 90.45 four stars
Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics (CO) 91.90 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Environmental Grantmakers Association
475 Riverside Drive
Suite 960
New York, NY 10115
tel: (212) 812-4310
fax: (212) 812-4311
EIN: 20-8817646

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Board Leadership

Scott Cullen
Chairman

CEO

Rachel Leon
Executive Director

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