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Carbonfundorg Foundation

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Carbonfundorg Foundation is a energy conservation organization based in East Aurora, NY that was founded in 2003. As of 2019 they had $3.2 million in revenue and $10 million in assets. is leading the fight against global warming, making it easy and affordable for any individual, business or organization to reduce and offset their climate impact and hasten the transition to a clean energy future.

(240) 247-0630
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Program areas at Carbonfundorg Foundation

Carbonfund.orCarbonfundorgrg Foundation's programs continue to reduce the impact of climate change through the reduction of carbon dioxide emissions, educating the public about the issue of climate change, and supporting renewable energy, energy efficiency, and reforestation projects. We retired over 353,000 carbon offsets and planted 65,000 trees during 2018.

Carbonco, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Foundation, continued advising the 34,000-hectare purus project, the first-ever redd+ project in the acre, brazil to achieve dual validation and verification to the vcs and the ccbs with gold distinction. Carbonco continued to advise the russas and valparaiso projects, which will conserve more than 70,000 hectares in the brazilian juru-valparaiso river basin. The russas and valparaiso projects were also validated and verified to the vcs and ccbs with gold distinction. The envira amazonia project is one of the largest redd+ projects in the world and is one of only a handful of forestry projects to be validated and verified as triple gold distinction for exceptional climate, community, and biodiversity benefits.

Operated camp quinebarge in moultonborough, new hampshire and educated 342 children about the environment and climate change while developing an ongoing appreciation for nature, the outdoors, and an active lifestyle.

Form 990s for Carbonfundorg Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Jul 23, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Oct 16, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Sep 29, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Jan 24, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Aug 10, 2015990View PDF
...and six more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Carbonfundorg Foundation

Total grants, contributions, etc.$2,280,871
Program services$702,174
Investment income and dividends$148,608
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$6,225
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$9,110
Net income from sales of inventory$87,202
Miscellaneous revenues$11,285
Total revenues$3,245,475

Vendors for Carbonfundorg Foundation

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
WordPressContent management system software2020-06-25
███████Marketing software; CRM software; Content management system software2020-06-25
███ ████ ███ ████████ ████████ ███Tax accounting2019-05-10
██████ ███Software2019-02-26
██████ ███████ ███ ███████ █ █Tax accounting2013-08-06

Personnel at Carbonfundorg Foundation

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Eric CarlsonPresident$341,475Nov. 16, 2020
Jarett EmertVice President of Partnerships and Investments / Global Proj.$125,551Nov. 16, 2020
█████ █████████Senior Vice President of Carbon Offset Projects / Director of Projects$145,876Nov. 16, 2020
█████ ███████Director of Finance-Nov. 16, 2020
████ ██████Facilities Director-Nov. 8, 2018
████ ████████Director of Camp Quinebarge-Nov. 16, 2020
███████ ███████Finance Manager$39,668July 5, 2019
██████ ██████Vice Chair$0Dec. 31, 2018
█ ████ ███████Chair$0Dec. 31, 2018
████ ████████Treasurer$0Dec. 31, 2018
...and four more key personnel

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