Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

Pinelands Preservation Alliance

Protecting and preserving the resources of the New Jersey Pinelands

four stars

91.11

17 Pemberton Road Southampton, NJ 08088
tel: (609) 859-8860   Web Site
EIN: 52-1641512

Board Leadership
James Barnshaw
Chair

CEO
Carleton Montgomery
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.11 four stars
  Financial 92.40 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 90.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/21/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Pinelands Preservation Alliance (PPA) advocates for Pinelands preservation before government agencies like the New Jersey Pinelands Commission and seeks to educate the public about the Pinelands and the threats facing its natural resources. PPA's advocacy work is focused on four basic themes: monitoring public agencies, especially the Pinelands Commission; protecting the water quality of the Pine Barrens ecosystem; protecting the water supply embedded in the aquifers underlying the Pinelands and sustaining both the human and the natural communities of this region; and improving habitat protection for the distinctive, rare, threatened and endangered plant and animal species of the Pinelands.

The Pinelands Preservation Alliance (PPA) advocates for Pinelands preservation before government agencies like the New Jersey Pinelands Commission and seeks to educate the public about the Pinelands and the threats facing its natural resources. PPA's advocacy work is focused on four basic themes: monitoring public agencies, especially the Pinelands Commission; protecting the water quality of the Pine Barrens ecosystem; protecting the water supply embedded in the aquifers underlying the Pinelands and sustaining both the human and the natural communities of this region; and improving habitat protection for the distinctive, rare, threatened and endangered plant and animal species of the Pinelands.

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Financial

four stars

92.40

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

90.00

This rating was published 12/21/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
75.9%
  Administrative Expenses 9.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.93
  Program Expenses Growth 35.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pinelands Preservation Alliance on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pinelands Preservation Alliance on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,956,548
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,956,548
   Program Service Revenue $279,487
Total Primary Revenue $2,236,035
   Other Revenue $84,449
TOTAL REVENUE $2,320,484
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,376,851
   Administrative Expenses $184,803
   Fundraising Expenses $225,771
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,787,425
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $533,059
   
Net Assets $4,569,236

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$121,989 6.82% Carleton Montgomery Executive Director

Mission

The Pinelands Preservation Alliance (PPA) advocates for Pinelands preservation before government agencies like the New Jersey Pinelands Commission and seeks to educate the public about the Pinelands and the threats facing its natural resources. PPA's advocacy work is focused on four basic themes: monitoring public agencies, especially the Pinelands Commission; protecting the water quality of the Pine Barrens ecosystem; protecting the water supply embedded in the aquifers underlying the Pinelands and sustaining both the human and the natural communities of this region; and improving habitat protection for the distinctive, rare, threatened and endangered plant and animal species of the Pinelands.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Pinelands Preservation Alliance (NJ) 91.11 four stars
Western Conservation Foundation (CO) 87.14 three stars
Union of Concerned Scientists (MA) 91.85 four stars
Washington Environmental Council (WA) 94.31 four stars
Western Resource Advocates (CO) 94.54 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Pinelands Preservation Alliance
17 Pemberton Road
Southampton, NJ 08088
tel: (609) 859-8860
fax: (609) 859-8804
EIN: 52-1641512

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Board Leadership

James Barnshaw
Chair

CEO

Carleton Montgomery
Executive Director