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Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

Coalition for Clean Air

Restoring clean air to California

three stars

84.37

660 South Figueroa Suite 1140
Los Angeles, CA 90017
tel: (213) 223-6860   Web Site
EIN: 23-7120567

Board Leadership
Todd Campbell
Chair

CEO
Joseph Lyou
President, CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.37 three stars
  Financial 82.91 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 86.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Coalition for Clean Air is committed to restoring clean, healthy air to all of California and strengthening the environmental movement by promoting broad-based community involvement, advocating responsible public policy and providing technical expertise. The Coalition for Clean Air was founded more than 35 years ago, at a time when clean air in California seemed almost unimaginable. From spearheading California's original Smog Check program, which reduces 100 tons of automobile pollution every day, to strongly supporting and helping pass California's landmark global warming laws, we have helped position California as a world leader in reducing air pollution.

The Coalition for Clean Air is committed to restoring clean, healthy air to all of California and strengthening the environmental movement by promoting broad-based community involvement, advocating responsible public policy and providing technical expertise. The Coalition for Clean Air was founded more than 35 years ago, at a time when clean air in California seemed almost unimaginable. From spearheading California's original Smog Check program, which reduces 100 tons of automobile pollution every day, to strongly supporting and helping pass California's landmark global warming laws, we have helped position California as a world leader in reducing air pollution.

Results Information

Reported Results
Showing 3 of 4
Total in 2016
Number of training programs created
1
Hours of tutoring administered
50
Total number of classes offered
1
Number of students enrolled
100
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Financial

three stars

82.91

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

86.00

This rating was published 12/01/2017 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)
77.7%
  Administrative Expenses 7.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.17
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.50
  Program Expenses Growth -13.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Coalition for Clean Air on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Coalition for Clean Air on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Coalition for Clean Air (CA) 84.37 three stars
Conservation Strategy Fund (DC) 95.76 four stars
California Native Plant Society (CA) 87.82 three stars
Greater Yellowstone Coalition (MT) 98.21 four stars
Rocky Mountain Institute (CO) 97.36 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $899,677
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $899,677
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $899,677
   Other Revenue $268,130
TOTAL REVENUE $1,167,807
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $735,584
   Administrative Expenses $68,631
   Fundraising Expenses $151,497
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $955,712
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $212,095
   
Net Assets $1,384,421

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
Advocacy and Education $735,584 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 12/01/2017 84.37 three stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 86.44 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 87.58 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 85.43 three stars
2013-06 09/01/2014 88.04 three stars
2012-06 09/01/2013 73.10 two stars
2011-06 11/06/2012 84.82 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 65.27 one star
 
CN 1.0
2008-06 10/01/2009 98.07 four stars
2007-06 08/01/2008 88.50 three stars
2006-06 05/01/2007 82.86 three stars
2005-06 11/01/2006 95.27 four stars
2004-06 06/01/2005 95.67 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 23-7120567
Name in IRS Master File COALITION FOR CLEAN AIR
NTEE Code C20
NTEE Classification Pollution Abatement and Control Services
NTEE Type Environmental Quality, Protection and Beautification
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (161) Scientific research (diseases)
(180) Contact or sponsored scientific research for industry
(59) Other school related activities
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 July, 1971
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$88,379 9.24% Joseph K. Lyou President & CEO

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Coalition for Clean Air (CA) 84.37 three stars
Everglades Foundation (FL) 91.91 four stars
The Wilderness Society (DC) 85.65 three stars
Lloyd Center for the Environment (MA) 85.91 three stars
Land Trust Alliance (DC) 90.35 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Coalition for Clean Air
660 South Figueroa
Suite 1140
Los Angeles, CA 90017
tel: (213) 223-6860
fax: (213) 223-6862
EIN: 23-7120567

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Board Leadership

Todd Campbell
Chair

CEO

Joseph Lyou
President, CEO

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