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Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

Bluegreen Alliance Foundation

Research. Education. Solutions.

three stars

88.93

1300 Godward Street SE Suite 2625
Minneapolis, MN 55413
tel: (612) 466-4493   Web Site
EIN: 20-3477309

Board Leadership
Jon Barton
Board Chair

CEO
Kim Glas
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.93 three stars
  Financial 88.88 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/21/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

From protecting workers and communities by finding safer, healthier chemical alternatives, to identifying market opportunities for businesses in the U.S. supply chain for energy efficient products, the BlueGreen Alliance Foundation educates the public about the job-creating potential of environmental solutions. The BlueGreen Alliance Foundation conducts research and educates the public and media about solutions to environmental challenges that create economic opportunities for the American people. The BlueGreen Alliance Foundation works with the BlueGreen Alliance—a national partnership that unites America's largest labor unions and its most influential environmental organizations to identify ways today's environmental challenges can create and maintain quality jobs and build a stronger, fairer economy— to achieve its mission.

From protecting workers and communities by finding safer, healthier chemical alternatives, to identifying market opportunities for businesses in the U.S. supply chain for energy efficient products, the BlueGreen Alliance Foundation educates the public about the job-creating potential of environmental solutions. The BlueGreen Alliance Foundation conducts research and educates the public and media about solutions to environmental challenges that create economic opportunities for the American people. The BlueGreen Alliance Foundation works with the BlueGreen Alliance—a national partnership that unites America's largest labor unions and its most influential environmental organizations to identify ways today's environmental challenges can create and maintain quality jobs and build a stronger, fairer economy— to achieve its mission.

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Financial

three stars

88.88

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 12/21/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
81.1%
  Administrative Expenses 12.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.29
  Program Expenses Growth -3.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Bluegreen Alliance Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Bluegreen Alliance Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Bluegreen Alliance Foundation (MN) 88.93 three stars
Western North Carolina Alliance (NC) 87.63 three stars
Environmental Initiative (MN) 96.07 four stars
Mountains to Sound Greenway Trust (WA) 98.23 four stars
Beyond Pesticides (DC) 90.35 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,107,354
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,107,354
   Program Service Revenue $244,950
Total Primary Revenue $4,352,304
   Other Revenue $10,282
TOTAL REVENUE $4,362,586
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,141,670
   Administrative Expenses $494,712
   Fundraising Expenses $247,481
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,883,863
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $478,723
   
Net Assets $5,518,221

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
Clean Energy Manufacturing Center $960,584 30.6%
Climate Change and Clean Energy $774,023 24.6%
Repair America & Clean Energy Economy $735,615 23.4%
Health Initiatives $671,448 21.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 12/21/2018 88.93 three stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 88.73 three stars
2015-12 08/01/2017 89.68 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 20-3477309
Name in IRS Master File BLUEGREEN ALLIANCE FOUNDATION
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
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, 2006
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
$166,328 4.28% Kim Glas President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Bluegreen Alliance Foundation (MN) 88.93 three stars
Environmental Initiative (MN) 96.07 four stars
Rails-To-Trails Conservancy (DC) 90.82 four stars
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Acadia Center (ME) 100.00 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Bluegreen Alliance Foundation
1300 Godward Street SE
Suite 2625
Minneapolis, MN 55413
tel: (612) 466-4493
EIN: 20-3477309

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Board Leadership

Jon Barton
Board Chair

CEO

Kim Glas
President

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