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Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

Training Resources for the Environmental Community

We are activists helping activists with the business of activism.

three stars

89.73

221 Otero Street Santa Fe, NM 87501
tel: (505) 986-8400   Web Site
EIN: 91-1919141

Board Leadership
Wendy Francis
President

CEO
Megan Seibel
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.73 three stars
  Financial 90.53 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Training Resources for the Environmental Community (TREC) builds the effectiveness of conservation leaders, organizations, and collaboratives by providing premier, integrated capacity-building services, delivered in-depth and over time. We believe in conservation leaders, organizations, and collaboratives working effectively to conserve, protect, and restore the wild lands, wild waters, native wildlife, and environment of Western North America.

Training Resources for the Environmental Community (TREC) builds the effectiveness of conservation leaders, organizations, and collaboratives by providing premier, integrated capacity-building services, delivered in-depth and over time. We believe in conservation leaders, organizations, and collaboratives working effectively to conserve, protect, and restore the wild lands, wild waters, native wildlife, and environment of Western North America.

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Financial

four stars

90.53

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 10/01/2019 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)
94.5%
  Administrative Expenses 4.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.53
  Program Expenses Growth 5.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 11.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Training Resources for the Environmental Community on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Training Resources for the Environmental Community on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Training Resources for the Environmental Community (NM) 89.73 three stars
The Garden Conservancy (NY) 91.90 four stars
Blue Ridge Conservancy (NC) 100.00 four stars
Walden Woods Project (MA) 94.47 four stars
Adirondack Mountain Club (NY) 85.38 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,743,289
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,743,289
   Program Service Revenue $73,705
Total Primary Revenue $1,816,994
   Other Revenue $3,681
TOTAL REVENUE $1,820,675
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,631,495
   Administrative Expenses $80,510
   Fundraising Expenses $21,922
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,733,927
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $86,748
   
Net Assets $905,032

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.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Organizational Effectiveness $1,046,615 64.1%
Leadership Program $431,436 26.4%
Collaborations Program $98,727 6.1%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 10/01/2019 89.73 three stars
2017-12 03/01/2019 80.45 three stars
2016-12 02/01/2018 88.52 three stars
2015-12 06/01/2017 79.50 two 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 91-1919141
Name in IRS Master File TRAINING RESOURCES FOR THE ENVIRONMENTAL COMMUNITY
NTEE Code S50
NTEE Classification Nonprofit Management
NTEE Type Community Improvement, Capacity Building
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(149) Other instruction and training
(603) Non-financial services of facilities to other organizations
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 September, 1998
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
$168,200 9.70% Margaret Seibel Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Training Resources for the Environmental Community (NM) 89.73 three stars
Quebec-Labrador Foundation (MA) 88.66 three stars
Acterra (CA) 90.16 four stars
North Carolina Coastal Federation (NC) 100.00 four stars
Rose Foundation for Communities and the Environment (CA) 100.00 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Training Resources for the Environmental Community
221 Otero Street
Santa Fe, NM 87501
tel: (505) 986-8400
fax: (505) 986-8403
EIN: 91-1919141

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Board Leadership

Wendy Francis
President

CEO

Megan Seibel
Executive Director

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