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Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

Climate Solutions

Practical solutions to global warming

91.74

1402 Third Avenue Suite 1305
Seattle, WA 98101
tel: (206) 443-9570   Web Site
EIN: 91-1123302

Board Leadership
Marc Daudon
President

CEO
Gregg Small
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.74
  Financial 91.50
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

91.50

Accountability & Transparency

92.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
81.5%
  Administrative Expenses 8.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.59
  Program Expenses Growth 10.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 11.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Climate Solutions on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Climate Solutions on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Climate Solutions (WA) 91.74
Environmental and Energy Study Institute (DC) 94.24
Institute for Transportation and Development Policy (NY) 89.64

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Climate Solutions' mission is to accelerate practical and profitable solutions to global warming by galvanizing leadership, growing investment, and bridging divides. Our climate solution is simple: believe in what's possible; stop what doesn't work; champion and scale what does.

As a Northwest-based clean energy economy nonprofit, Climate Solutions has pioneered the vision and cultivated powerful partnerships for the proposition that by cutting global warming pollution we can accelerate the transition to clean energy and build broadly shared economic prosperity. For close to 20 years, we have been an active catalyst and advocate, building a powerful constituency for local, regional, national, and international action on climate and clean energy.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,817,923
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $403,191
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,221,114
   Program Service Revenue $144,860
Total Primary Revenue $4,365,974
   Other Revenue $-37,807
TOTAL REVENUE $4,328,167
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,726,245
   Administrative Expenses $314,381
   Fundraising Expenses $350,045
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,390,671
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $937,496
   
Net Assets $1,828,039

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.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 91.74
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 11/01/2015 92.50
2013-12 05/01/2015 88.59
2012-12 09/01/2014 88.53

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 91-1123302
Name in IRS Master File CLIMATE SOLUTIONS
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (125) Giving information or opinion (see also Advocacy)
(350) Preservation of natural resources (conservation)
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 January, 1981
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011
  • December, 2010

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$104,918 3.09% Gregg Small Executive Director

Climate Solutions' mission is to accelerate practical and profitable solutions to global warming by galvanizing leadership, growing investment, and bridging divides. Our climate solution is simple: believe in what's possible; stop what doesn't work; champion and scale what does.

As a Northwest-based clean energy economy nonprofit, Climate Solutions has pioneered the vision and cultivated powerful partnerships for the proposition that by cutting global warming pollution we can accelerate the transition to clean energy and build broadly shared economic prosperity. For close to 20 years, we have been an active catalyst and advocate, building a powerful constituency for local, regional, national, and international action on climate and clean energy.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Climate Solutions (WA) 91.74
Environmental and Energy Study Institute (DC) 94.24
Institute for Transportation and Development Policy (NY) 89.64

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Charity Contact Info

Climate Solutions
1402 Third Avenue
Suite 1305
Seattle, WA 98101
tel: (206) 443-9570
EIN: 91-1123302

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Board Leadership

Marc Daudon
President

CEO

Gregg Small
Executive Director

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