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Harris Center for Conservation Education

Discover the natural world

four stars

91.12

83 King's Highway Hancock, NH 03449
tel: (603) 525-3394   Web Site
EIN: 23-7085105

Board Leadership
Richard Pendleton
Chair

CEO
Jeremy Wilson
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.12 four stars
  Financial 93.97 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1970, the Harris Center for Conservation Education is dedicated to promoting understanding and respect for our natural environment through education of all ages, direct protection and exemplary stewardship of the region's natural resources and programs that encourage active participation in the great outdoors. The Harris Center actively conserves more than 9,600 acres in the Monadnock Region. The Harris Center school program brings nature and environmental studies to over 4,000 students in 25 local schools. Program events and outings offered by the Harris Center range from year round hikes and field trips to presentations by local and visiting naturalists and specialists.

Founded in 1970, the Harris Center for Conservation Education is dedicated to promoting understanding and respect for our natural environment through education of all ages, direct protection and exemplary stewardship of the region's natural resources and programs that encourage active participation in the great outdoors. The Harris Center actively conserves more than 9,600 acres in the Monadnock Region. The Harris Center school program brings nature and environmental studies to over 4,000 students in 25 local schools. Program events and outings offered by the Harris Center range from year round hikes and field trips to presentations by local and visiting naturalists and specialists.

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Financial

four stars

93.97

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 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)
91.9%
  Administrative Expenses 4.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 6.79
  Program Expenses Growth 4.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Harris Center for Conservation Education on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Harris Center for Conservation Education on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $941,424
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $46,595
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $42,409
Total Contributions $1,030,428
   Program Service Revenue $150,094
Total Primary Revenue $1,180,522
   Other Revenue $302,229
TOTAL REVENUE $1,482,751
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $761,196
   Administrative Expenses $73,002
   Fundraising Expenses $44,285
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $878,483
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $604,268
   
Net Assets $14,805,904

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$82,000 9.33% Jeremy Wilson Executive Director

Mission

Founded in 1970, the Harris Center for Conservation Education is dedicated to promoting understanding and respect for our natural environment through education of all ages, direct protection and exemplary stewardship of the region's natural resources and programs that encourage active participation in the great outdoors. The Harris Center actively conserves more than 9,600 acres in the Monadnock Region. The Harris Center school program brings nature and environmental studies to over 4,000 students in 25 local schools. Program events and outings offered by the Harris Center range from year round hikes and field trips to presentations by local and visiting naturalists and specialists.

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Harris Center for Conservation Education (NH) 91.12 four stars
Irvine Nature Center (MD) 92.06 four stars
Aspen Center for Environmental Studies (CO) 89.98 three stars
Delaware Nature Society (DE) 92.18 four stars
Thomas Irvine Dodge Nature Center (MN) 90.11 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Harris Center for Conservation Education
83 King's Highway
Hancock, NH 03449
tel: (603) 525-3394
fax: (603) 525-3395
EIN: 23-7085105

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Board Leadership

Richard Pendleton
Chair

CEO

Jeremy Wilson
Executive Director