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Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

Pinchot Institute for Conservation

Changing lives through advances in Conservation

two stars

72.13

1400 16th Street NW Suite 350
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 797-6580   Web Site
EIN: 52-1935342

Board Leadership
Paul H. Wilson, Jr.
Chair

CEO
William C. Price
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 72.13 two stars
  Financial 70.38 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 74.00 two stars
This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of the Pinchot Institute is to strengthen forest conservation thought, policy, and action by developing innovative, practical, and broadly-supported solutions to conservation challenges and opportunities. We accomplish this through nonpartisan research, education, and technical assistance on key issues influencing the future of conservation and sustainable natural resource management.

The mission of the Pinchot Institute is to strengthen forest conservation thought, policy, and action by developing innovative, practical, and broadly-supported solutions to conservation challenges and opportunities. We accomplish this through nonpartisan research, education, and technical assistance on key issues influencing the future of conservation and sustainable natural resource management.

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Financial

two stars

70.38

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

74.00

This rating was published 06/01/2020 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)
77.6%
  Administrative Expenses 19.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.16
  Program Expenses Growth -15.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 58.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pinchot Institute for Conservation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pinchot Institute for Conservation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Pinchot Institute for Conservation (DC) 72.13 two stars
New England Forestry Foundation (MA) 86.61 three stars
Trees Atlanta (GA) 100.00 four stars
Stand.earth (CA) 89.44 three stars
Forest Trends (DC) 87.10 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $613,191
   Federated Campaigns $669
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $488,799
Total Contributions $1,102,659
   Program Service Revenue $185,051
Total Primary Revenue $1,287,710
   Other Revenue $1,489
TOTAL REVENUE $1,289,199
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $772,287
   Administrative Expenses $413,861
   Fundraising Expenses $44,489
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,230,637
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $58,562
   
Net Assets $230,597

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
Common Waters and the Delaware River Watershed Initiative $324,361 42.0%
Conservation Partnership Project $84,952 11.0%
Ecomadera Sustainable Forestry Program $69,506 9.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 06/01/2020 72.13 two stars
2017-12 06/01/2019 77.12 two stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 77.83 two stars
2015-12 07/01/2017 75.29 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 52-1935342
Name in IRS Master File PINCHOT INSTITUTE FOR CONSERVATION
NTEE Code C30
NTEE Classification Natural Resources Conservation and Protection
NTEE Type Environmental Quality, Protection and Beautification
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (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 November, 1995
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
$101,555 8.25% William Price Chief Executive Officer
Other Salaries of Note
$110,381 8.96% Jennifer Yeager Chief Financial Officer
$108,413 8.80% Daniel Ontiveros Project Director
$103,150 8.38% Michael Sugg Project Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Pinchot Institute for Conservation (DC) 72.13 two stars
New England Forestry Foundation (MA) 86.61 three stars
American Forest Foundation (DC) 92.84 four stars
The American Chestnut Foundation (NC) 95.02 four stars
Amazon Conservation Association (DC) 93.33 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Pinchot Institute for Conservation
1400 16th Street NW
Suite 350
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 797-6580
EIN: 52-1935342

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Board Leadership

Paul H. Wilson, Jr.
Chair

CEO

William C. Price
President

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