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Community Development : Housing and Neighborhood Development

Island Institute

Strengthening Communities

84.31

386 Main Street Rockland, ME 04841
tel: (207) 594-9209   Web Site
EIN: 22-2786731

Board Leadership
Emily Lane
Chair

CEO
Rob Snyder
President

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.31
  Financial 77.82
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 11/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Island Institute works to sustain Maine's island and remote coastal communities, and exchanges ideas and experiences to further the sustainability of communities here and elsewhere.

The Island Institute works to sustain Maine's island and remote coastal communities, and exchanges ideas and experiences to further the sustainability of communities here and elsewhere.

Financial

77.82

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2021 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)
59.9%
  Administrative Expenses 22.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 17.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.22
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.37
  Program Expenses Growth 10.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Island Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Island Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Island Institute (ME) 84.31
Urban Affairs Coalition (PA) 89.39
Hands On Atlanta (GA) 87.53
New Jersey Future (NJ) 90.44
Greenlight Fund (MA) 92.21

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,067,871
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $1,792,663
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $211,119
Total Contributions $4,071,653
   Program Service Revenue $287,806
Total Primary Revenue $4,359,459
   Other Revenue $898,469
TOTAL REVENUE $5,257,928
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,989,764
   Administrative Expenses $1,503,420
   Fundraising Expenses $1,043,942
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,537,126
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,279,198
   
Net Assets $32,322,238

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
Strengthening Community Economies $1,907,382 47.8%
Delivering and Sharing Solutions $1,525,499 38.2%
Education and Leadership - Professional Development Programs $449,025 11.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2020-06 11/01/2021 84.31
2019-06 11/01/2020 80.04
2018-06 08/01/2019 80.16
2017-06 02/01/2019 78.89
2016-06 09/01/2017 81.33
2015-06 12/01/2016 84.59
2014-06 06/01/2016 90.30
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 91.82
2013-06 09/01/2014 90.66
2012-06 05/01/2013 91.27
2011-06 11/06/2012 87.60
2010-06 12/01/2011 85.86
2009-06 09/20/2011 88.54
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 11/01/2010 88.11
2008-06 11/01/2009 85.21
2007-06 12/01/2008 69.60
2006-06 11/01/2007 68.14
2005-06 11/01/2006 67.70
2004-06 12/01/2005 70.40
2003-06 08/01/2004 73.24

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

EIN 22-2786731
Name in IRS Master File ISLAND INSTITUTE
NTEE Code B82
NTEE Classification Scholarships, Student Financial Aid Services, Awards
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (402) Other activity aimed t combating community deterioration
(350) Preservation of natural resources (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 April, 1987
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$166,983 2.55% Robert Snyder President

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Island Institute (ME) 84.31
Grey Bears (CA) 94.01
Liberty Hill Foundation (CA) 94.69
Community Coalition (CA) 91.65
WE ACT for Environmental Justice (NY) 96.59

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Charity Contact Info

Island Institute
386 Main Street
Rockland, ME 04841
tel: (207) 594-9209
fax: (207) 594-9314
EIN: 22-2786731

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 648
Rockland, ME 04841

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Board Leadership

Emily Lane
Chair

CEO

Rob Snyder
President

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