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Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

Environmental Health Coalition

Fighting toxic pollution, protecting public health, promoting environmental justice

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three stars

86.60

2727 Hoover Avenue Suite 202
National City, CA 91950
tel: (619) 474-0220   Web Site
EIN: 95-3798792

Board Leadership
Margaret Godshalk
President

CEO
Diane Takvorian
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.60 three stars
  Financial 81.48 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1980, the Environmental Health Coalition (EHC) is dedicated to achieving environmental and social justice. We believe that justice is accomplished by empowered communities acting together to make social change. We organize and advocate to protect public health and the environment threatened by toxic pollution. EHC supports broad efforts that create a just society which foster a healthy and sustainable quality of life. EHC has responded to community needs in the region by empowering citizens through community organization and technical assistance, and by developing policies which lead to long-term solutions. By participating in national and international networks, EHC effectively disseminates information and creates social policy change on a broader scale.

Founded in 1980, the Environmental Health Coalition (EHC) is dedicated to achieving environmental and social justice. We believe that justice is accomplished by empowered communities acting together to make social change. We organize and advocate to protect public health and the environment threatened by toxic pollution. EHC supports broad efforts that create a just society which foster a healthy and sustainable quality of life. EHC has responded to community needs in the region by empowering citizens through community organization and technical assistance, and by developing policies which lead to long-term solutions. By participating in national and international networks, EHC effectively disseminates information and creates social policy change on a broader scale.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of list subscribers
9,000
Number of coalition members
125
This impact information is current as of July 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

three stars

81.48

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 05/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
72.7%
  Administrative Expenses 19.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.39
  Program Expenses Growth 18.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 47.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Environmental Health Coalition on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Environmental Health Coalition on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Environmental Health Coalition (CA) 86.60 three stars
Pinelands Preservation Alliance (NJ) 91.11 four stars
International Conservation Caucus Foundation (DC) 86.84 three stars
The Climate Reality Project (DC) 87.61 three stars
Clean Wisconsin (WI) 89.72 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,866,516
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $187,262
Total Contributions $4,053,778
   Program Service Revenue $149,051
Total Primary Revenue $4,202,829
   Other Revenue $22,812
TOTAL REVENUE $4,225,641
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,921,471
   Administrative Expenses $628,261
   Fundraising Expenses $279,275
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,829,007
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $396,634
   
Net Assets $1,307,851

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
California Environmental Justice Alliance $1,562,572 53.5%
Toxic Free Neighborhoods Campaign $512,475 17.5%
Climate Justice Campaign $421,096 14.4%
Border Environmental Justice Campaign $208,564 7.1%
Healthy Kids Campaign $151,956 5.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 05/01/2019 86.60 three stars
2017-06 09/01/2018 80.27 three stars
2016-06 06/01/2017 81.94 three stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 79.95 two stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 80.15 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 77.79 two stars
2013-06 09/01/2014 86.10 three stars
2012-06 08/01/2013 86.28 three stars
2011-06 07/01/2012 79.65 two stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 79.84 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 77.47 two stars
2009-06 06/01/2010 79.88 two stars
2008-06 04/01/2009 78.22 two stars
2007-06 08/01/2008 77.88 two stars
2006-06 04/01/2007 84.37 three stars
2005-06 02/01/2006 92.97 four stars
2004-06 03/01/2005 95.55 four stars
2003-06 06/01/2004 95.82 four stars
2002-06 01/01/2004 93.12 four stars

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

EIN 95-3798792
Name in IRS Master File ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH COALITION
NTEE Code C01
NTEE Classification Alliance/Advocacy Organizations
NTEE Type Environmental Quality, Protection and Beautification
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (149) Other instruction and training
(994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(351) Combating or preventing pollution (air, water, 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 April, 1983
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
$59,923 1.56% Diane Takvorian Executive Director $47,421

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Environmental Health Coalition (CA) 86.60 three stars
Resources for the Future (DC) 89.69 three stars
Environmental Investigation Agency (DC) 93.45 four stars
Trustees for Alaska (AK) 85.67 three stars
Property and Environment Research Center (MT) 90.88 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Environmental Health Coalition
2727 Hoover Avenue
Suite 202
National City, CA 91950
tel: (619) 474-0220
fax: (619) 474-1210
EIN: 95-3798792

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Board Leadership

Margaret Godshalk
President

CEO

Diane Takvorian
Executive Director

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