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American Forest Foundation
2000 M Street NW
Suite 550
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 765-3660
EIN: 52-1235124

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Board Leadership

Kenneth Stewart


Tom Martin
President, CEO

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Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

American Forest Foundation

We Grow Stewardship Every Day.

(out of 100)
Overall Score & Rating 91.81 4 stars
  Financial 88.43 3 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 8.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.29
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 15.68
  Program Expenses Growth 0.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Forest Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Income Statement     (FYE 12/2014)

   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,285,871
   Federated Campaigns $5,013
   Membership Dues $621
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,168,830
Total Contributions $2,460,335
   Program Service Revenue $816,887
Total Primary Revenue $3,277,222
   Other Revenue $26,266,152
TOTAL REVENUE $29,543,374
   Program Expenses $8,761,367
   Administrative Expenses $870,014
   Fundraising Expenses $697,933
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $19,214,060
Net Assets $161,225,096

Financial Charts

Compensation of Leaders     (FYE 12/2014)

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$270,076 2.61% Thomas D. Martin President, CEO


The American Forest Foundation works on-the-ground with families, teachers, and elected officials to promote stewardship and protect our nation's forest heritage. AFF is committed to creating a future where North American forests are sustained by the public that understand and values the social, economic, and environmental benefits they provide to our communities, our nation, and the world.

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