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Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

Idaho Conservation League

Because you love Idaho

four stars

94.71

P.O. Box 844 Boise, ID 83701
tel: (877) 345-6933   Web Site
EIN: 82-6042478

Board Leadership
Steve Mitchell
Chair

CEO
Rick Johnson
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.71 four stars
  Financial 93.68 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Idaho Conservation League preserves Idaho's clean water, wilderness and quality of life through citizen action, public education, and professional advocacy. Since 1973, our members have worked for common-sense solutions for our communities and for Idaho's great outdoors. Today, we work with rural homeowners near toxic dairies to prevent water and air pollution; safeguard clean air from grass field burning; seek to end pollution caused by phosphate processing; protect the freedom and solitude found in natural places; and enhance wildlife and recreation opportunities by restoring and preserving Idaho rivers and forests.

The Idaho Conservation League preserves Idaho's clean water, wilderness and quality of life through citizen action, public education, and professional advocacy. Since 1973, our members have worked for common-sense solutions for our communities and for Idaho's great outdoors. Today, we work with rural homeowners near toxic dairies to prevent water and air pollution; safeguard clean air from grass field burning; seek to end pollution caused by phosphate processing; protect the freedom and solitude found in natural places; and enhance wildlife and recreation opportunities by restoring and preserving Idaho rivers and forests.

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Financial

four stars

93.68

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 11/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
78.4%
  Administrative Expenses 11.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.76
  Program Expenses Growth 7.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Idaho Conservation League on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Idaho Conservation League on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Idaho Conservation League (ID) 94.71 four stars
PERC (MT) 93.71 four stars
Pesticide Action Network North America (CA) 86.63 three stars
Oregon Environmental Council (OR) 96.66 four stars
EARTHWORKS (DC) 93.12 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,551,861
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,551,861
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,551,861
   Other Revenue $252,470
TOTAL REVENUE $2,804,331
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,517,594
   Administrative Expenses $152,656
   Fundraising Expenses $213,955
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,884,205
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $920,126
   
Net Assets $4,797,423

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
Public Land $772,345 50.9%
Climate, Clean Air, Clean Water $415,591 27.4%
Membership $316,674 20.9%

Ratings History
Idaho Conservation League has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-09 11/01/2017 94.71 four stars
2015-09 11/01/2016 93.95 four stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 95.87 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 10/01/2015 95.65 four stars
2013-09 10/01/2014 86.38 three stars
2012-09 08/01/2013 88.69 three stars
2011-09 05/01/2012 90.85 four stars
2010-09 12/01/2011 86.84 three stars
2009-09 09/20/2011 85.70 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-09 08/01/2010 85.17 three stars
2008-09 07/01/2009 96.23 four stars
2007-09 08/01/2008 92.55 four stars
2006-09 04/01/2007 93.43 four stars
2005-09 06/01/2006 86.81 three stars
2004-09 05/01/2005 86.58 three stars
2003-09 11/01/2004 92.14 four stars

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

EIN 82-6042478
Name in IRS Master File IDAHO CONSERVATION LEAGUE INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (350) Preservation of natural resources (conservation)
(351) Combating or preventing pollution (air, water, etc)
(379) Other conservation, environmental or beautification activities
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 November, 1979
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
  • September, 2012

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
$136,337 7.23% Rick Johnson Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Idaho Conservation League (ID) 94.71 four stars
Chesapeake Climate Action Network (MD) 88.24 three stars
Environmental Working Group (DC) 88.06 three stars
Center for Biological Diversity (AZ) 94.33 four stars
Environmental Advocates of New York (NY) 95.10 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Idaho Conservation League
P.O. Box 844
Boise, ID 83701
tel: (877) 345-6933
fax: (208) 344-0344
EIN: 82-6042478

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Board Leadership

Steve Mitchell
Chair

CEO

Rick Johnson
Executive Director

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