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Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

Pesticide Action Network North America

Reclaiming the future of food and farming

88.34

2029 University Avenue Suite 200
Berkeley, CA 94704
tel: (510) 788-9020   Web Site
EIN: 94-2949686

Board Leadership
Nsedu Obot Witherspoon
President

CEO
Kristin Schafer
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.34
  Financial 85.07
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00
This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, the most recent 990 received at that time.

PAN works to create a just, thriving food system, working with those on the frontlines-farmers, farmworkers, families with young children, Native people and rural communities-to tackle the health, economic, and environmental problems created by our industrialized system of food and farming. We are part of a global network that works to reclaim the future of food and farming from corporate interests. Other PAN Regional Centers include PAN Africa, PAN Asia/Pacific, PAN Europe and PAN Latin America. Our organizational values are here: http://www.panna.org/about-us/mission-values.

PAN works to create a just, thriving food system, working with those on the frontlines-farmers, farmworkers, families with young children, Native people and rural communities-to tackle the health, economic, and environmental problems created by our industrialized system of food and farming. We are part of a global network that works to reclaim the future of food and farming from corporate interests. Other PAN Regional Centers include PAN Africa, PAN Asia/Pacific, PAN Europe and PAN Latin America. Our organizational values are here: http://www.panna.org/about-us/mission-values.

Financial

85.07

Accountability & Transparency

93.00

This rating was published 06/01/2021 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)
87.7%
  Administrative Expenses 3.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.52
  Program Expenses Growth 2.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 38.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pesticide Action Network North America on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
Joint Cost Allocation Adjustment applied. Learn more.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pesticide Action Network North America on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Pesticide Action Network North America (CA) 88.34
Pure Earth (NY) 90.59
Environmental Health Coalition (CA) 89.04
Communities for a Better Environment (CA) 85.74
Asian Pacific Environmental Network (CA) 90.92

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,674,543
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $27,052
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,701,595
   Program Service Revenue $59,136
Total Primary Revenue $2,760,731
   Other Revenue $10,362
TOTAL REVENUE $2,771,093
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $2,484,657
   Administrative Expenses $71,286
   Fundraising Expenses $257,043
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,812,986
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-41,893
   
Net Assets $1,362,467

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
Campaign Activities $1,423,939 57.1%
Coalitions $1,070,797 42.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2020-03 06/01/2021 88.34
2018-03 05/01/2019 84.09
2016-06 08/01/2018 89.13
2016-06 05/01/2018 88.76
2016-06 03/01/2017 86.63
2015-06 06/01/2016 93.98
 
CN 2.0
2015-06 02/01/2016 94.78
2014-06 04/01/2015 90.44
2013-06 10/01/2014 95.58
2012-06 05/01/2013 81.80
2011-06 03/01/2012 77.76
2010-06 09/20/2011 82.79
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 03/01/2011 74.40
2009-06 06/01/2010 71.59
2008-06 05/01/2009 86.32
2007-06 08/01/2008 92.69
2006-06 03/01/2007 93.83
2005-06 04/01/2006 87.52
2004-06 05/01/2005 89.06
2002-12 11/01/2003 72.07

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

EIN 94-2949686
Name in IRS Master File PESTICIDE ACTION NETWORK NORTH AMERICA REGIONAL CENTER
NTEE Code C19
NTEE Classification Nonmonetary Support N.E.C.
NTEE Type Environmental Quality, Protection and Beautification
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (529) Ecology or 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 January, 1985
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End March
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • March, 2018
  • March, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$87,745 3.11% Kristin S. Schafer Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Pesticide Action Network North America (CA) 88.34
Asian Pacific Environmental Network (CA) 90.92
Communities for a Better Environment (CA) 85.74
Pure Earth (NY) 90.59
Beyond Pesticides (DC) 97.53

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Charity Contact Info

Pesticide Action Network North America
2029 University Avenue
Suite 200
Berkeley, CA 94704
tel: (510) 788-9020
fax: (415) 981-1991
EIN: 94-2949686

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Board Leadership

Nsedu Obot Witherspoon
President

CEO

Kristin Schafer
Executive Director

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