Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation (Grantmaking)

Waterkeeper Alliance

The voice for the world's waters

four stars

94.28

180 Maiden Lane Suite 603
New York, NY 10038
tel: (212) 747-0622   Web Site
EIN: 13-4071318

Board Leadership
Glenn R. Rink
Chair

CEO
Marc A. Yaggi
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.28 four stars
  Financial 92.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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

Financial

four stars

92.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
87.3%
  Administrative Expenses 4.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.34
  Program Expenses Growth 65.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 18.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Waterkeeper Alliance on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Waterkeeper Alliance on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $9,466,974
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $661,785
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $10,128,759
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $10,128,759
   Other Revenue $-207,590
TOTAL REVENUE $9,921,169
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $10,512,587
   Administrative Expenses $377,162
   Fundraising Expenses $450,195
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $11,339,944
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,418,775
   
Net Assets $2,683,599

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$189,615 1.67% Marc Yaggi Executive Director

Mission

Waterkeeper Alliance's mission is to strengthen and grow a global network of grassroots leaders protecting everyone's right to clean water. Today, Waterkeeper Alliance is made up of over 300 Waterkeeper Organizations and Affiliates protecting rivers, lakes and coastal waterways on 6 continents. They are the largest and fastest growing nonprofit solely focused on clean water and their goal is swimmable, drinkable and fishable water everywhere. They accomplish this by holding polluters accountable and connecting local Waterkeeper organizations worldwide.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Waterkeeper Alliance (NY) 94.28 four stars
Great Swamp Watershed Association (NJ) 97.13 four stars
Living Lands and Waters (IL) 94.05 four stars
The Wetlands Initiative (IL) 90.82 four stars
Alliance For The Great Lakes (IL) 97.76 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Waterkeeper Alliance
180 Maiden Lane
Suite 603
New York, NY 10038
tel: (212) 747-0622
fax: (212) 747-0611
EIN: 13-4071318

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Board Leadership

Glenn R. Rink
Chair

CEO

Marc A. Yaggi
Executive Director

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