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Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

Environmental Grantmakers Association

Promoting effective environmental philanthropy

four stars

92.02

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

Board Leadership
Carlos A. Garcia
Chairman

CEO
Rachel Leon
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.02 four stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 07/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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.

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Financial

four stars

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 07/01/2020 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)
87.9%
  Administrative Expenses 9.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.00
  Program Expenses Growth 13.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 12.8%
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) 92.02 four stars
The Conservation Fund (VA) 89.38 three stars
Green America (DC) 90.71 four stars
The Marion Institute (MA) 85.84 three stars
Ecology Center (MI) 94.39 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,701,592
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $1,234,059
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,935,651
   Program Service Revenue $268,995
Total Primary Revenue $3,204,646
   Other Revenue $356
TOTAL REVENUE $3,205,002
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,457,004
   Administrative Expenses $278,981
   Fundraising Expenses $64,701
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,800,686
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $404,316
   
Net Assets $2,709,103

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
Environmental Grantmakers Association has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 07/01/2020 92.02 four stars
2017-12 07/01/2019 91.45 four stars
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$186,702 6.66% Rachel Leon Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Environmental Grantmakers Association (NY) 92.02 four stars
Conservancy of Southwest Florida (FL) 89.66 three stars
Island Press (DC) 85.82 three stars
The Conservation Alliance (OR) 87.06 three stars
Green America (DC) 90.71 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

Carlos A. Garcia
Chairman

CEO

Rachel Leon
Executive Director

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