Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

Trees, Water & People

Helping people and the planet

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four stars

91.74

633 Remington Street Fort Collins, CO 80524
tel: (970) 484-3678   Web Site
EIN: 84-1462044

Board Leadership
Jeff Hargis
President

CEO
Sebastian Africano
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.74 four stars
  Financial 88.33 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/21/2018 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1998, Trees, Water & People (TWP) is dedicated to helping communities protect, conserve, and manage the natural resources upon which their long-term well-being depends. This mission is guided by two core beliefs:
- That natural resources are best protected when local people play an active role in their care and management; and
- Preserving local trees, wetlands, and watersheds is essential for the ongoing social, economic, and environmental health of communities everywhere.

Founded in 1998, Trees, Water & People (TWP) is dedicated to helping communities protect, conserve, and manage the natural resources upon which their long-term well-being depends. This mission is guided by two core beliefs:
- That natural resources are best protected when local people play an active role in their care and management; and
- Preserving local trees, wetlands, and watersheds is essential for the ongoing social, economic, and environmental health of communities everywhere.

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Financial

three stars

88.33

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/21/2018 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)
78.3%
  Administrative Expenses 13.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.94
  Program Expenses Growth 3.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 13.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Trees, Water & People on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Trees, Water & People on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,001,976
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $42,074
Total Contributions $1,044,050
   Program Service Revenue $57,064
Total Primary Revenue $1,101,114
   Other Revenue $17,192
TOTAL REVENUE $1,118,306
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $839,689
   Administrative Expenses $103,926
   Fundraising Expenses $142,285
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,085,900
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $32,406
   
Net Assets $1,003,754

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$56,507 5.20% Sebastian Africano Executive Director

Mission

Founded in 1998, Trees, Water & People (TWP) is dedicated to helping communities protect, conserve, and manage the natural resources upon which their long-term well-being depends. This mission is guided by two core beliefs:
- That natural resources are best protected when local people play an active role in their care and management; and
- Preserving local trees, wetlands, and watersheds is essential for the ongoing social, economic, and environmental health of communities everywhere.

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Charity Contact Info

Trees, Water & People
633 Remington Street
Fort Collins, CO 80524
tel: (970) 484-3678
fax: (970) 224-1726
EIN: 84-1462044

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Board Leadership

Jeff Hargis
President

CEO

Sebastian Africano
Executive Director