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Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

Environmental Law Alliance Worldwide

Protecting the environment through law

94.20

1412 Pearl Street Eugene, OR 97401
tel: (541) 687-8454   Web Site
EIN: 94-3116602

Board Leadership
David Hunter
President & Chair

CEO
Bern Johnson
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.20
  Financial 91.81
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
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

91.81

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

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)
82.6%
  Administrative Expenses 5.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.25
  Program Expenses Growth 9.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 10.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Environmental Law Alliance Worldwide on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Environmental Law Alliance Worldwide on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Environmental Law Alliance Worldwide (OR) 94.20
Ceres (MA) 91.76
League of Conservation Voters Education Fund (DC) 92.02
Global Green USA (CA) 90.71
Coming Clean (VT) 85.32

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The Environmental Law Alliance Worldwide (ELAW) gives public interest lawyers and scientists around the world the skills and resources they need to protect the environment through law. More than 300 grassroots lawyers and scientists in 70 countries participate in the ELAW network. By giving our partners the legal and scientific support they need, ELAW helps challenge environmental abuses and builds a worldwide corps of skilled, committed advocates working to protect ecosystems and communities for generations to come.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,802,880
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,802,880
   Program Service Revenue $28,177
Total Primary Revenue $1,831,057
   Other Revenue $15,686
TOTAL REVENUE $1,846,743
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,383,664
   Administrative Expenses $82,647
   Fundraising Expenses $162,669
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,628,980
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $217,763
   
Net Assets $1,746,226

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 94.20
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 11/01/2015 98.93
2013-12 08/01/2015 88.83
2013-12 05/01/2015 86.69
2012-12 12/01/2013 84.88
2011-12 12/20/2012 91.01
2010-12 12/23/2011 87.87
2010-12 12/01/2011 85.87
2009-12 09/20/2011 85.41
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 91.96
2008-12 05/01/2010 90.88
2007-12 05/01/2009 95.88
2006-12 08/01/2007 70.47
2005-12 12/01/2006 70.69
2004-12 08/01/2005 73.05
2003-12 08/01/2004 67.81
2002-12 02/01/2004 78.19
2001-12 06/09/2003 75.19

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

EIN 94-3116602
Name in IRS Master File ENVIRONMENTAL LAW ALLIANCE WORLDWIDE
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (320) Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, etc.
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 June, 1990
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, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011
  • December, 2010

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$115,807 7.10% Bern Johnson Executive Director

The Environmental Law Alliance Worldwide (ELAW) gives public interest lawyers and scientists around the world the skills and resources they need to protect the environment through law. More than 300 grassroots lawyers and scientists in 70 countries participate in the ELAW network. By giving our partners the legal and scientific support they need, ELAW helps challenge environmental abuses and builds a worldwide corps of skilled, committed advocates working to protect ecosystems and communities for generations to come.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Environmental Law Alliance Worldwide (OR) 94.20
Michigan Environmental Council (MI) 85.00
Western Resource Advocates (CO) 91.13
Wyoming Outdoor Council (WY) 88.07
Environmental Advocates of New York (NY) 91.55

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Charity Contact Info

Environmental Law Alliance Worldwide
1412 Pearl Street
Eugene, OR 97401
tel: (541) 687-8454
fax: (541) 687-0535
EIN: 94-3116602

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Board Leadership

David Hunter
President & Chair

CEO

Bern Johnson
Executive Director

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