Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

Southern Environmental Law Center

Using the power of law to protect the environment and health of the Southeast

95.55

201 Main Street Suite 14
Charlottesville, VA 22902
tel: (434) 977-4090   Web Site
EIN: 52-1436778

Board Leadership
Allen L. McCallie
Chair

CEO
Jeff Gleason
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.55
  Financial 93.72
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 09/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of the Southern Environmental Law Center is to protect the basic right to clean air, clean water, and a livable climate; to preserve our region's natural treasures and rich biodiversity; and to provide a healthy environment for all.

The mission of the Southern Environmental Law Center is to protect the basic right to clean air, clean water, and a livable climate; to preserve our region's natural treasures and rich biodiversity; and to provide a healthy environment for all.

Financial

93.72

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 09/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, 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)
86.9%
  Administrative Expenses 7.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.43
  Program Expenses Growth 3.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Southern Environmental Law Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Southern Environmental Law Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $35,642,317
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $35,642,317
   Program Service Revenue $793,859
Total Primary Revenue $36,436,176
   Other Revenue $3,453,210
TOTAL REVENUE $39,889,386
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $26,176,867
   Administrative Expenses $1,895,342
   Fundraising Expenses $1,789,052
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $29,861,261
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $10,028,125
   
Net Assets $132,439,370

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$282,355 0.94% Jeffrey M. Gleason Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$189,455 0.63% Frederick S. Middleton III Former President

Mission

The mission of the Southern Environmental Law Center is to protect the basic right to clean air, clean water, and a livable climate; to preserve our region's natural treasures and rich biodiversity; and to provide a healthy environment for all.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Southern Environmental Law Center (VA) 95.55
PennFuture (PA) 92.67
North Carolina Sustainable Energy Association (NC) 90.97
Save the Sound (CT) 92.15
Environmental Law and Policy Center (IL) 99.41

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Charity Contact Info

Southern Environmental Law Center
201 Main Street
Suite 14
Charlottesville, VA 22902
tel: (434) 977-4090
fax: (434) 977-1483
EIN: 52-1436778

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Board Leadership

Allen L. McCallie
Chair

CEO

Jeff Gleason
Executive Director