Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility

Protecting employees who protect our environment

four stars

94.27

962 Wayne Ave Suite 610
Silver Spring, MD 20910
tel: (202) 265-7337   Web Site
EIN: 93-1102740

Board Leadership
Frank Buono
Chair

CEO
Jeff Ruch
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.27 four stars
  Financial 91.90 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) is a national alliance of local state and federal resource professionals, law enforcement officers, land managers, and other professionals dedicated to upholding environmental laws and values. We organize a broad base of among employees within local, state, and federal resource management agencies. We monitor these agencies by serving as a watch dog for the public interest and inform the administration, congress, other officials, media, and the public about substantive environmental issues. We defend and strengthen the legal rights of public employees who speak out about issues concerning natural resource management and environmental protection, providing free legal assistance when necessary.

Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) is a national alliance of local state and federal resource professionals, law enforcement officers, land managers, and other professionals dedicated to upholding environmental laws and values. We organize a broad base of among employees within local, state, and federal resource management agencies. We monitor these agencies by serving as a watch dog for the public interest and inform the administration, congress, other officials, media, and the public about substantive environmental issues. We defend and strengthen the legal rights of public employees who speak out about issues concerning natural resource management and environmental protection, providing free legal assistance when necessary.

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Financial

four stars

91.90

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
90.5%
  Administrative Expenses 5.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.22
  Program Expenses Growth 4.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 14.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $891,537
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $891,537
   Program Service Revenue $375,355
Total Primary Revenue $1,266,892
   Other Revenue $6,926
TOTAL REVENUE $1,273,818
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $942,360
   Administrative Expenses $52,909
   Fundraising Expenses $49,135
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,044,404
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $229,414
   
Net Assets $1,070,078

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$110,000 10.53% Jeffrey Ruch President

Mission

Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) is a national alliance of local state and federal resource professionals, law enforcement officers, land managers, and other professionals dedicated to upholding environmental laws and values. We organize a broad base of among employees within local, state, and federal resource management agencies. We monitor these agencies by serving as a watch dog for the public interest and inform the administration, congress, other officials, media, and the public about substantive environmental issues. We defend and strengthen the legal rights of public employees who speak out about issues concerning natural resource management and environmental protection, providing free legal assistance when necessary.

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Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (MD) 94.27 four stars
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Environmental Advocates of New York (NY) 99.79 four stars
Environmental Law Alliance Worldwide (OR) 95.34 four stars
Western Conservation Foundation (CO) 87.14 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility
962 Wayne Ave
Suite 610
Silver Spring, MD 20910
tel: (202) 265-7337
fax: (202) 265-4192
EIN: 93-1102740

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Board Leadership

Frank Buono
Chair

CEO

Jeff Ruch
Executive Director