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The Rodale Institute

Leaders in organic solutions since 1947

93.27

611 Siegfriedale Road Kutztown, PA 19530
tel: (610) 683-1400   Web Site
EIN: 23-7206884

Board Leadership
Maria Rodale & Paul A. McGinley
Co-Chairs

CEO
Jeff Moyer
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.27
  Financial 94.87
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

94.87

Accountability & Transparency

92.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
75.8%
  Administrative Expenses 18.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 6.99
  Program Expenses Growth 5.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Rodale Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Rodale Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,720,792
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $122,050
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $319,673
Total Contributions $2,162,515
   Program Service Revenue $140,618
Total Primary Revenue $2,303,133
   Other Revenue $1,150,841
TOTAL REVENUE $3,453,974
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,670,680
   Administrative Expenses $525,610
   Fundraising Expenses $229,130
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,425,420
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $28,554
   
Net Assets $23,478,149

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$132,644 3.87% Mark Smallwood Executive Director

Mission

Founded in 1947, The Rodale Institute is a 333-acre education and research center and has been a leader in the science of regenerative and organic agriculture and its impact on global warming, nutrition, and human health. For 60 years, The Rodale Institute has been a pioneer in organic research, education and outreach, advocating organic food production techniques as a means of renewing human and environmental health. The Institute's research program helped launch today's organic movement and continues to direct cutting-edge trials documenting the ability of organic farming to reverse global warming. Our international program is providing locally-adapted solutions to the issues of nutrition, hunger, poverty and community degradation across the world.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Rodale Institute (PA) 93.27
Clean Air Task Force (MA) 88.08
American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (DC) 92.02
Global Footprint Network (CA) 87.34
Earthwatch Institute (MA) 87.01

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Charity Contact Info

The Rodale Institute
611 Siegfriedale Road
Kutztown, PA 19530
tel: (610) 683-1400
fax: (610) 683-8548
EIN: 23-7206884

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Board Leadership

Maria Rodale & Paul A. McGinley
Co-Chairs

CEO

Jeff Moyer
Executive Director

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