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Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

Greenpeace Fund

Promoting solutions that are essential to a green and peaceful future

84.95

702 H Street, NW Suite 300
Washington, DC 20001
tel: (800) 722-6995   Web Site
EIN: 95-3313195

Board Leadership
Elizabeth Gilchrist
Chair

CEO
Annie Leonard
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.95
  Financial 78.94
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00
This rating was published 02/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Greenpeace Fund promotes Greenpeace's mission: to halt environmental destruction and to promote solutions for future generations. Greenpeace Fund promotes Greenpeace's mission through public education, grassroots lobbying and grants to other environmental organizations. One of Greenpeace's unique strengths is our capacity to conduct international campaigns in countries around the world, giving us the ability to challenge environmental threats and promote change on issues that transcend national borders and require international cooperation. We continue to increasingly gain a reputation as a formidable force in the realm of international environmental policy through sophisticated strategies.

Greenpeace Fund promotes Greenpeace's mission: to halt environmental destruction and to promote solutions for future generations. Greenpeace Fund promotes Greenpeace's mission through public education, grassroots lobbying and grants to other environmental organizations. One of Greenpeace's unique strengths is our capacity to conduct international campaigns in countries around the world, giving us the ability to challenge environmental threats and promote change on issues that transcend national borders and require international cooperation. We continue to increasingly gain a reputation as a formidable force in the realm of international environmental policy through sophisticated strategies.

Financial

78.94

Accountability & Transparency

97.00

This rating was published 02/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
81.3%
  Administrative Expenses 6.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.86
  Program Expenses Growth -8.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 32.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Greenpeace Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Greenpeace Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Greenpeace Fund (DC) 84.95
Island Press (DC) 86.73
As You Sow (CA) 90.94
The Nature Conservancy (VA) 85.32
EarthShare Texas (TX) 92.92

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $19,609,100
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $80,323
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $19,689,423
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $19,689,423
   Other Revenue $283,061
TOTAL REVENUE $19,972,484
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $12,064,370
   Administrative Expenses $1,142,403
   Fundraising Expenses $2,424,223
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $15,630,996
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $4,341,488
   
Net Assets $15,516,413

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
Grant Distribution $12,064,370 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 02/01/2021 84.95
2018-12 02/01/2020 89.16
2017-12 02/01/2019 92.38
2017-12 12/01/2018 83.40
2016-12 03/01/2018 90.76
2015-12 06/01/2017 87.56
2015-12 05/01/2017 78.95
2014-12 06/01/2016 88.01
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 11/01/2015 89.36
2013-12 06/01/2015 87.96
2012-12 12/01/2013 91.78
2011-12 08/01/2013 86.61
2010-12 12/01/2011 85.40
2009-12 09/20/2011 89.98
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 12/01/2010 86.40
2008-12 03/01/2010 87.12
2007-12 12/17/2008 90.98
2006-12 10/01/2007 85.45
2005-12 09/01/2006 71.47
2004-12 12/01/2005 68.43

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

EIN 95-3313195
Name in IRS Master File GREENPEACE FUND INC
NTEE Code C12
NTEE Classification Fund Raising and/or Fund Distribution
NTEE Type Environmental Quality, Protection and Beautification
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (350) Preservation of natural resources (conservation)
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 January, 1979
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$103,292 0.66% Anne Marie Leonard Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$124,710 0.79% Caitlin Cosgrove Foundations Relations Manager
$109,436 0.70% William Richardson Deputy Director/Major Gifts Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Greenpeace Fund (DC) 84.95
Friends of the Earth (DC) 88.72
Rural Advancement Foundation International-USA (NC) 92.96
Green America (DC) 94.98
Friends of the Arava Institute (MA) 91.71

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Charity Contact Info

Greenpeace Fund
702 H Street, NW
Suite 300
Washington, DC 20001
tel: (800) 722-6995
EIN: 95-3313195

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Board Leadership

Elizabeth Gilchrist
Chair

CEO

Annie Leonard
Executive Director

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