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Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

Bluegreen Alliance Foundation

Research. Education. Solutions.

four stars

92.19

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

Board Leadership
Marc Boom
Board Chair

CEO
Jason Walsh
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.19 four stars
  Financial 99.14 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/23/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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.

Financial

four stars

99.14

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 12/23/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
82.0%
  Administrative Expenses 12.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.28
  Program Expenses Growth 13.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.9%
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) 92.19 four stars
Environmental and Energy Study Institute (DC) 94.93 four stars
Institute for Transportation and Development Policy (NY) 91.76 four stars
Appalachian Voices (NC) 98.57 four stars
New Buildings Institute (OR) 91.16 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,692,743
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,692,743
   Program Service Revenue $277,879
Total Primary Revenue $2,970,622
   Other Revenue $12,730
TOTAL REVENUE $2,983,352
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,123,761
   Administrative Expenses $568,259
   Fundraising Expenses $287,016
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,979,036
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,995,684
   
Net Assets $5,754,314

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
Repairing America's Infrastructure & Building a Clean Economy $1,439,540 34.9%
Clean Energy Manufacturing Center $1,066,399 25.9%
Climate Change and Clean Energy Jobs $1,031,798 25.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 12/23/2020 92.19 four stars
2018-12 02/01/2020 89.57 three stars
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, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$61,125 1.22% Jason Walsh President
Other Salaries of Note
$71,296 1.43% Kim Glas Former President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Bluegreen Alliance Foundation (MN) 92.19 four stars
Institute for Transportation and Development Policy (NY) 91.76 four stars
Acadia Center (ME) 100.00 four stars
Solar Cookers International (CA) 91.68 four stars
New Buildings Institute (OR) 91.16 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

Marc Boom
Board Chair

CEO

Jason Walsh
President

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