Cause IQ organization profile

Clean Water Fund (CWF)

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

CWF is a energy conservation organization based in Washington, DC that was founded in 1974. As of 2020 they had $6.9 million in revenue and $4.1 million in assets.

Clean Water Fund promotes clean, safe and affordable water, empowering diverse groups of people to work together for changes that improve their lives, focused on health, environmental and community problems.

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Program areas at CWF

Environmental health - programs to protect public health by reducing exposure to toxic chemicals and health threatening pollution: - advancing "upstream" solutions to keep toxic chemicals out of consumer products and cosmetics. - protecting vulnerable populations, especially children, from toxic harm, recognizing their increased sensitivity.

Sustainable energy and climate change - programs address a broad range of water-energy concerns: - toxic Water pollution from power plants - climate change and greenhouse gas emissions - Water and air pollution from fossil fuel production and use, including drilling and fracking for oil and gas - smart growth, transportation and sustainable development - energy efficiency, conservation and renewable energy development

Clean and safe Water - programs to protect and promote Clean Water and healthy communities through: - "upstream" pollution prevention to protect drinking Water sources and keep toxics out of our Water. - energy choices that protect Water and create jobs, stronger protections from pollution due to fossil fuel development and power plant operation. - controls on pollution from farms and from paved surfaces and lawns in developed areas. - smarter Water systems and green infrastructure to manage and conserve Water. - increased investment to improve systems and infrastructure for Water protection, treatment and distribution, and strengthen drinking Water source protection

Form 990s for CWF

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-12Oct 15, 2020990View PDF
2018-12Aug 17, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Sep 12, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Oct 5, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Sep 15, 2016990View PDF
...and eight more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for CWF

Total grants, contributions, etc.$6,884,691
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$34,432
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$594
Net income from fundraising events$-1,185
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$6,918,532

Vendors for CWF

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Plante and Moran PLLCTax accounting2020-06-24
██████Content management system software2020-06-15
█████ ████Advocacy software; Fundraising software; Marketing software2020-06-15

Personnel at CWF

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Kathleen E AternoNational Managing Director$75,538Oct. 15, 2020
Caroline SlobodzianDirector of Communications-Sept. 22, 2020
██████ ████████Development Director-Sept. 22, 2020
████ █████Campaigns Director-Sept. 22, 2020
████████ ██████Water Programs Director-Sept. 22, 2020
██████ ██████Secretary$68,321Dec. 31, 2019
██████ ██████████President$94,277Dec. 31, 2019
██████ ███████Chair$0Dec. 31, 2019
█████ ████████Board Member$0April 1, 2015
...and one more key personnel

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