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Arizona Forward Association

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Arizona Forward Association is a environmental education program based in Phoenix, AZ that was founded in 1969. As of 2019 they had $555,683 in revenue and $246,826 in assets.

Arizona Forward brings business and civic leaders together to promote cooperative efforts to improve the environmental sustainability and economic vitality of our state and local regions.

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Program areas at Arizona Forward Association

Business and state leaders attended the 38th Annual Arizona Forward Environmental Excellence Awards. The event recognizes outstanding contributions to the physical environment of local communities. It spotlights distinguished projects throughout Arizona that demonstrate a high level of environmental commitment and contribute to overall sustainability with over 100 entries. The coveted Crescordia Award sets standards for the exceptional physical, technical and social development in Arizona. Seven broad categories include buildings and structures, livable communities, site development and landscape, art in public places, environmental technologies, environmental education, communication and environmental stewardship. The program serves as a benchmark for promoting sustainability, conserving natural resources and preserving unique desert environment for future generations.

The various programs support, advocate and promote aesthetic, cultural, environmental and quality of life interest in the State of Arizona. To achieve this purpose the Organization conducts conferences, events and other communication through its website and mailers to promote awareness in the community regarding these issues. The members and participants at Organization conferences and events include the business, community, not-for-profit and government leaders of Arizona. Forums and conferences included Mayor and Council Forum Drought Contingency Plan Forum Sustainable Tourism Luncheon Climate Change Roundtables Statewide Autonomous and Connected Transportation Townhalls and Urban Waterways Projects.

Business and state leaders attended the Stewardship Sustainability Summit. Member participated in conversations with leaders and experts to address Arizona issues in water, forest health, transportation and city resiliency. The summit feedback was incorporated into our Issue Committee strategies and guided our efforts to begin to formulate a Statewide Sustainability Roadmap.

Form 990s for Arizona Forward Association

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Jan 31, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Mar 15, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Jan 18, 2018990View PDF
2015-12Apr 7, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Feb 10, 2016990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Arizona Forward Association

Total grants, contributions, etc.$346,159
Program services$201,925
Investment income and dividends$3,308
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$5,166
Net income from fundraising events$-875
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$555,683

Vendors for Arizona Forward Association

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Sandra A Turner CPA PCTax accounting2019-11-15
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Personnel at Arizona Forward Association

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Lori SingletonPresident Chief Executive Officer / Member-Jan. 31, 2020
Angela ShopeDirector of Operations and Events-April 5, 2019
██████ █████Director of Membership and Programs-April 5, 2019
███ ████ ████████ ██████ ██████████Treasurer$0April 6, 2019
███████ ███████ ██████ ██████ ███Secretary$0Dec. 31, 2018

Peer environmental education organizations

1Southern Arizona Buffelgrass Coordination Center501(c)(3)$225,967Tucson, AZ
2Toxic Free North Carolina501(c)(3)$367,168Durham, NC
3Montgomery County Chamber Community Foundation501(c)(3)$792,200Rockville, MD
4US Green Building Council (USGBC)501(c)(3)$720,383Chicago, IL
5Wisconsin Environmental Initiative501(c)(3)$172,032Madison, WI
6Reverb501(c)(3)$1.5 millionPortland, ME
7GreenFaith501(c)(3)$1.5 millionHighland Park, NJ
8Interfaith Partners for the Chesapeake (INC)501(c)(3)$446,027Annapolis, MD
9Children's Environmental Health Network501(c)(3)$831,691Washington, DC
10Georgia Forestwatch501(c)(3)$177,380Dahlonega, GA
11Groundwork Hudson Valley501(c)(3)$1.7 millionYonkers, NY
12Ecology Center501(c)(3)$2.5 millionAnn Arbor, MI
13West Michigan Environmental Action Council Educational Foundation501(c)(3)$530,294Grand Rapids, MI
14Ironwood Tree Experience501(c)(3)$187,123Tucson, AZ
15Hudson River Sloop Clearwater501(c)(3)$2.5 millionBeacon, NY
16EarthEcho International501(c)(3)$783,387Arlington, VA
17Go Bike501(c)(3)$994,566Buffalo, NY
18Women for A Healthy Environment501(c)(3)$580,016Pittsburgh, PA
19Environmental Health Watch501(c)(3)$782,663Cleveland, OH
20The Story of Stuff Project501(c)(3)$1.5 millionBerkeley, CA
21National Caucus of Environmental Legislators501(c)(3)$870,601Washington, DC
22The Center for A New American Dream501(c)(3)$308,992Charlottesville, VA
23Pacific American Foundation (PAF)501(c)(3)$1.3 millionKaneohe, HI
24Alice Ferguson Foundation501(c)(3)$2.3 millionAccokeek, MD
25Group for the East End501(c)(3)$985,717Southold, NY

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