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Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

Stand.earth

Bringing people together to demand that corporations and governments put people and the environment first

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three stars

88.89

650 California Street, 7th Floor San Francisco, CA 94108
tel: (415) 863-4563   Web Site
EIN: 94-3331587

Board Leadership
Andrea Leebron-Clay
President

CEO
Todd J. Paglia
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.89 three stars
  Financial 84.30 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 2000, Stand (formerly ForestEthics) is a nonprofit environmental organization operating in Canada and the United States. Our mission is to create a world where respect for people and the environment comes first. We're doing that by challenging corporations and governments to treat people and the environment with respect - because all our lives depend on it.

Founded in 2000, Stand (formerly ForestEthics) is a nonprofit environmental organization operating in Canada and the United States. Our mission is to create a world where respect for people and the environment comes first. We're doing that by challenging corporations and governments to treat people and the environment with respect - because all our lives depend on it.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of national media pieces on the topic
352
number of companies whose environmental practices and policies have been significantly improved
9
Number of audience members willing to take action on behalf of a specific issue
42,371
Total number of audience members
149,915
This impact information is current as of July 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

three stars

84.30

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 04/01/2019 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)
78.0%
  Administrative Expenses 10.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.53
  Program Expenses Growth 2.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Stand.earth on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Stand.earth on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Stand.earth (CA) 88.89 three stars
American Forest Foundation (DC) 96.39 four stars
Rainforest Trust (VA) 94.69 four stars
Trees for Houston (TX) 89.90 three stars
Forest Stewardship Council - U.S. (MN) 87.73 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,968,781
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,968,781
   Program Service Revenue $178,564
Total Primary Revenue $3,147,345
   Other Revenue $472
TOTAL REVENUE $3,147,817
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,372,542
   Administrative Expenses $366,231
   Fundraising Expenses $342,516
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,081,289
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $66,528
   
Net Assets $1,531,842

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
Climate Campaign $1,575,395 66.4%
Healthy Forests Campaign $635,053 26.8%
Education & Training $84,882 3.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 04/01/2019 88.89 three stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 87.85 three stars
2015-12 02/01/2017 88.77 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 92.34 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 11/01/2015 93.63 four stars
2013-12 12/01/2014 82.12 three stars
2012-12 12/20/2013 84.64 three stars
2011-12 12/20/2012 77.49 two stars
2010-12 12/01/2011 81.20 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 72.16 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 06/01/2011 61.93 one star
2008-12 07/01/2010 87.60 three stars
2007-12 03/01/2009 88.60 three stars
2006-12 05/01/2008 88.28 three stars
2005-12 03/01/2007 87.81 three stars
2004-12 04/01/2006 87.26 three stars
2003-12 04/01/2005 82.42 three 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 94-3331587
Name in IRS Master File STAND
NTEE Code C36
NTEE Classification Forest Conservation
NTEE Type Environmental Quality, Protection and Beautification
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
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 May, 2000
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$148,097 4.80% Todd Paglia Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Stand.earth (CA) 88.89 three stars
Rainforest Foundation US (NY) 94.67 four stars
Society for the Protection of New Hampshire Forests (NH) 94.94 four stars
The Arbor Day Foundation (NE) 86.78 three stars
National Forest Foundation (MT) 93.66 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Stand.earth
650 California Street, 7th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94108
tel: (415) 863-4563
EIN: 94-3331587

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Board Leadership

Andrea Leebron-Clay
President

CEO

Todd J. Paglia
Executive Director

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