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Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

Earth Day Network

Building the world's largest environmental movement

four stars

91.94

1616 P Street, NW Suite 340
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 518-0044   Web Site
EIN: 13-3798288

Board Leadership
Gerald Torres
Chair

CEO
Kathleen Rogers
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.94 four stars
  Financial 91.01 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Earth Day Network (EDN) grew out of the original Earth Day in 1970. EDN works to grow and diversify the environmental movement worldwide, and to mobilize it as the most effective vehicle for promoting a healthy, sustainable planet. We pursue our mission through education, politics, events, and consumer activism. We are a driving force steering environmental awareness around the world. Through EDN, activists connect, interact, and have an impact on their communities, creating positive change in local, national, and global policies. Earth Day is the only event celebrated simultaneously around the globe by people of all backgrounds, faiths and nationalities. More than a billion people participate in Earth Day each year.

Earth Day Network (EDN) grew out of the original Earth Day in 1970. EDN works to grow and diversify the environmental movement worldwide, and to mobilize it as the most effective vehicle for promoting a healthy, sustainable planet. We pursue our mission through education, politics, events, and consumer activism. We are a driving force steering environmental awareness around the world. Through EDN, activists connect, interact, and have an impact on their communities, creating positive change in local, national, and global policies. Earth Day is the only event celebrated simultaneously around the globe by people of all backgrounds, faiths and nationalities. More than a billion people participate in Earth Day each year.

Financial

four stars

91.01

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 02/01/2019 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)
79.8%
  Administrative Expenses 13.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.48
  Program Expenses Growth 28.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 10.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Earth Day Network on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Earth Day Network on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Earth Day Network (DC) 91.94 four stars
Keep Indianapolis Beautiful (IN) 85.20 three stars
Pure Earth (NY) 97.74 four stars
BRING Recycling (OR) 91.90 four stars
Toxic-Free Future (WA) 94.31 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,845,338
   Federated Campaigns $1,050
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $106,050
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,952,438
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,952,438
   Other Revenue $-42,540
TOTAL REVENUE $3,909,898
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,450,812
   Administrative Expenses $370,975
   Fundraising Expenses $148,495
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,970,282
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $939,616
   
Net Assets $1,245,052

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
Public Education $1,664,803 67.9%
Trees Initiative $462,985 18.9%
Programs and Curriculum for Schoolchildren $109,159 4.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 02/01/2019 91.94 four stars
2016-12 09/01/2018 88.32 three stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 85.02 three stars
2015-12 08/01/2017 83.78 three stars
2014-12 07/01/2016 80.40 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 77.34 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 76.73 two stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 81.07 three stars
2012-12 03/01/2014 83.36 three stars
2011-12 03/01/2013 69.83 one star
2010-12 03/01/2012 91.09 four stars
2009-12 10/01/2011 90.95 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 83.77 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 06/01/2011 93.48 four stars
2008-12 07/01/2010 93.31 four stars
2007-12 02/01/2009 93.10 four stars
2006-12 04/01/2008 82.86 three stars
2005-12 03/01/2007 90.36 four stars
2004-12 01/01/2006 94.29 four stars
2003-12 01/05/2005 64.32 one star

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 13-3798288
Name in IRS Master File EARTH DAY NETWORK INC
NTEE Code C02
NTEE Classification Management & Technical Assistance
NTEE Type Environmental Quality, Protection and Beautification
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (995) Described in section 509(a)(2) of the Code
(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 May, 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, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$199,634 6.72% Kathleen Rogers President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Earth Day Network (DC) 91.94 four stars
Pure Earth (NY) 97.74 four stars
BRING Recycling (OR) 91.90 four stars
GrowNYC (NY) 94.69 four stars
Toxic-Free Future (WA) 94.31 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Earth Day Network
1616 P Street, NW
Suite 340
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 518-0044
fax: (202) 518-8794
EIN: 13-3798288

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Board Leadership

Gerald Torres
Chair

CEO

Kathleen Rogers
President

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