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Conservation International
2011 Crystal Drive
Suite 500
Arlington, VA 22202
tel: (800) 406-2306
fax: (703) 892-1862
EIN: 52-1497470

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Board Leadership

Peter Seligmann


Peter Seligmann
Chief Executive Officer

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Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

Conservation International

People need nature to thrive.

(out of 100)
Overall Score & Rating 95.90 4 stars
  Financial 94.21 4 stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 4 stars
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial Performance Metrics
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity’s total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
  Administrative Expenses 9.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.52
  Program Expenses Growth 4.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 17.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Conservation International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Income Statement     (FYE 06/2014)

   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $98,424,346
   Federated Campaigns $37,861
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,077,330
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $44,922,395
Total Contributions $144,461,932
   Program Service Revenue $4,941,987
Total Primary Revenue $149,403,919
   Other Revenue $3,090,922
TOTAL REVENUE $152,494,841
   Program Expenses $108,443,138
   Administrative Expenses $12,768,843
   Fundraising Expenses $8,889,299
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $22,393,561
Net Assets $224,316,532

Financial Charts

Compensation of Leaders     (FYE 06/2014)

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$518,553 0.39% Peter Seligmann Chair, CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$384,130 0.29% Russell Mittermeier President


Conservation International (CI) applies innovations in science, economics, policy and community participation to protect the Earth's richest regions of plant and animal diversity and demonstrate that human societies can live harmoniously with nature. Founded in 1987, CI works in more than 40 countries on four continents to help people find economic alternatives without harming their natural environments. Building upon a strong foundation of science, partnership and field demonstration, CI empowers societies to responsibly and sustainably care for nature for the well-being of humanity. Conservation International is committed to helping societies adopt a more sustainable approach to development - one that considers and values nature at every turn.

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