Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

Regional Trail Corporation

Acquiring, developing, and managing appropriate trail corridors

80.08

111 Collinsburg Road P.O. Box 95
West Newton, PA 15089
tel: (724) 872-5586   Web Site
EIN: 25-1660116

Board Leadership
Malcolm Sias
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 80.08
  Financial 89.17
  Accountability & Transparency 74.00
This rating was published 09/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Regional Trail Corporation (RTC) is a partnership that works to acquire, develop, and manage appropriate trail corridors in southwestern Pennsylvania and to create and promote opportunities for recreation, tourism, economic development, and historic and environmental conservation. The Regional Trail Corporation was created in 1992 by Allegheny, Fayette, and Westmoreland Counties. The Youghiogheny River Trail (YRT) North section is our first project. The YRT North Section is a 43-mile limestone surfaced trail built along the Youghiogheny River between McKeesport and Connellsville in southwestern Pennsylvania and is designed as a non-motorized, shared-use, recreational trail for bicycling, walking, fishing and canoe access, hiking, nature study, historic appreciation, cross country skiing, picnicking, and horseback riding.

The Regional Trail Corporation (RTC) is a partnership that works to acquire, develop, and manage appropriate trail corridors in southwestern Pennsylvania and to create and promote opportunities for recreation, tourism, economic development, and historic and environmental conservation. The Regional Trail Corporation was created in 1992 by Allegheny, Fayette, and Westmoreland Counties. The Youghiogheny River Trail (YRT) North section is our first project. The YRT North Section is a 43-mile limestone surfaced trail built along the Youghiogheny River between McKeesport and Connellsville in southwestern Pennsylvania and is designed as a non-motorized, shared-use, recreational trail for bicycling, walking, fishing and canoe access, hiking, nature study, historic appreciation, cross country skiing, picnicking, and horseback riding.

Financial

89.17

Accountability & Transparency

74.00

This rating was published 09/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
82.1%
  Administrative Expenses 13.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 25.41
  Program Expenses Growth -6.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Regional Trail Corporation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Regional Trail Corporation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $320,429
   Federated Campaigns $1,961
   Membership Dues $31,748
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $130,040
Total Contributions $484,178
   Program Service Revenue $63,811
Total Primary Revenue $547,989
   Other Revenue $163,453
TOTAL REVENUE $711,442
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $609,768
   Administrative Expenses $44,135
   Fundraising Expenses $38,560
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $692,463
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $18,979
   
Net Assets $22,020,405

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO

Mission

The Regional Trail Corporation (RTC) is a partnership that works to acquire, develop, and manage appropriate trail corridors in southwestern Pennsylvania and to create and promote opportunities for recreation, tourism, economic development, and historic and environmental conservation. The Regional Trail Corporation was created in 1992 by Allegheny, Fayette, and Westmoreland Counties. The Youghiogheny River Trail (YRT) North section is our first project. The YRT North Section is a 43-mile limestone surfaced trail built along the Youghiogheny River between McKeesport and Connellsville in southwestern Pennsylvania and is designed as a non-motorized, shared-use, recreational trail for bicycling, walking, fishing and canoe access, hiking, nature study, historic appreciation, cross country skiing, picnicking, and horseback riding.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Regional Trail Corporation (PA) 80.08
Access Fund (CO) 85.64
Appalachian Mountain Club (MA) 90.62
Mountains to Sound Greenway Trust (WA) 93.17
Pacific Crest Trail Association (CA) 86.81

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Charity Contact Info

Regional Trail Corporation
111 Collinsburg Road
P.O. Box 95
West Newton, PA 15089
tel: (724) 872-5586
EIN: 25-1660116

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Board Leadership

Malcolm Sias
President