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Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

Environmental Advocates of New York

Your government watchdog in the state capital

91.55

353 Hamilton Street Albany, NY 12210
tel: (518) 462-5526   Web Site
EIN: 22-2360736

Board Leadership
John Buttrick
Chair

CEO
Peter Iwanowicz
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.55
  Financial 88.74
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00
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

88.74

Accountability & Transparency

96.00

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)
80.6%
  Administrative Expenses 10.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.07
  Program Expenses Growth -5.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Environmental Advocates of New York on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Environmental Advocates of New York on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Environmental Advocates of New York (NY) 91.55
Minnesota Center for Environmental Advocacy (MN) 92.87
Tri-State Transportation Campaign (NY) 88.11
Conservation Colorado Education Fund (CO) 95.03
Group for the East End (NY) 89.43

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Founded in 1969, Environmental Advocates of New York's mission is to protect our air, land, water and wildlife and the health of all New Yorkers. Based in Albany, we monitor state government, evaluate proposed laws, and champion policies and practices that will ensure the responsible stewardship of our shared environment. We work to support and strengthen the efforts of New York's environmental community and to make our state a national leader. We are the New York State affiliate of the National Wildlife Federation (NWF) and confer regularly with colleagues in across the country through our membership in the State Environmental Leadership Conference.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $935,113
   Federated Campaigns $6,205
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $229,104
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,170,422
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,170,422
   Other Revenue $40,514
TOTAL REVENUE $1,210,936
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $795,039
   Administrative Expenses $82,133
   Fundraising Expenses $90,438
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $967,610
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $243,326
   
Net Assets $1,152,245

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
Water & Natural Resources $263,367 33.1%
Climate Change Program $157,631 19.8%
Fiscal Policy Program $135,519 17.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 91.55
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 85.72
2013-12 05/01/2015 86.41
2012-12 12/01/2013 92.52
2011-12 04/01/2013 93.03
2010-12 11/06/2012 91.68
2009-12 06/01/2012 81.67
2009-12 06/01/2012 81.67
 
CN 1.0
2007-12 12/01/2008 90.54
2006-12 11/01/2007 70.44
2005-12 12/01/2006 86.04
2004-12 01/01/2006 81.57
2003-12 12/01/2004 89.80
2002-12 02/01/2004 93.41

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

EIN 22-2360736
Name in IRS Master File ENVIRONMENTAL ADVOCATES OF NEW YORK INC
NTEE Code C05
NTEE Classification Research Institutes and/or Public Policy Analysis
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
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
$139,200 14.38% Peter Iwanowicz Executive Director

Founded in 1969, Environmental Advocates of New York's mission is to protect our air, land, water and wildlife and the health of all New Yorkers. Based in Albany, we monitor state government, evaluate proposed laws, and champion policies and practices that will ensure the responsible stewardship of our shared environment. We work to support and strengthen the efforts of New York's environmental community and to make our state a national leader. We are the New York State affiliate of the National Wildlife Federation (NWF) and confer regularly with colleagues in across the country through our membership in the State Environmental Leadership Conference.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Environmental Advocates of New York (NY) 91.55
Trustees for Alaska (AK) 86.75
Group for the East End (NY) 89.43
Union of Concerned Scientists (MA) 88.49
The Climate Reality Project (DC) 89.25

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Charity Contact Info

Environmental Advocates of New York
353 Hamilton Street
Albany, NY 12210
tel: (518) 462-5526
EIN: 22-2360736

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Board Leadership

John Buttrick
Chair

CEO

Peter Iwanowicz
Executive Director

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