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Ecology Center

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

Ecology Center is a environmental education program based in Ann Arbor, MI that was founded in 1970. As of 2020 they had $1.2 million in revenue and $1.4 million in assets.

The Ecology Center helps local communities develop additional tools for preservation, in particular, local funding to buy land or development rights from willing sellers.

(734) 761-3186
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Program areas at Ecology Center

Programs and education to the community on local and state-wide environmental issues.

Form 990s for Ecology Center

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-12Sep 4, 2020990View PDF
2018-12Jul 23, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Oct 16, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Oct 20, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Oct 14, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Ecology Center

Total grants, contributions, etc.$963,808
Program services$248,848
Investment income and dividends$22,952
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$9,165
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$277
Total revenues$1,245,050

Vendors for Ecology Center

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Bennett and Associates CPAs PLLCTax accounting2020-05-01
██████Content management system software2019-09-04
█████ ████Advocacy software; Fundraising software; Marketing software2019-09-04
██████ ███Software2019-09-04

Personnel at Ecology Center

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Michael GarfieldExecutive Director$74,730March 24, 2020
Brigit MacOmberFinance Director-March 24, 2020
█████ ███████Communications Director-March 24, 2020
██████ ███████Legislative and Policy Director-March 24, 2020
███████ ██████Community Health Director-March 24, 2020
████ █████Education Director-March 24, 2020
████ ████████Research Director-March 24, 2020
███████ ████████Director, Climate and Energy Program-March 24, 2020
███████ ██████Sargent Green Living Resources Director-March 24, 2020
███████ ██████ ███████Green Living Resources Director-March 24, 2020
...and seven more key personnel

Peer environmental education organizations

1West Michigan Environmental Action Council Educational Foundation501(c)(3)$530,294Grand Rapids, MI
2Groundwork Hudson Valley501(c)(3)$2.2 millionYonkers, NY
3Heal The Bay501(c)(3)$4.1 millionSanta Monica, CA
4GreenFaith501(c)(3)$1.5 millionHighland Park, NJ
5Children's Environmental Health Network501(c)(3)$831,691Washington, DC
6Toxic Free North Carolina501(c)(3)$367,168Durham, NC
7Interfaith Partners for the Chesapeake (INC)501(c)(3)$446,027Annapolis, MD
8Abercrombie and Kent Philanthropy501(c)(3)$1.1 millionDowners Grove, IL
9Illinois Environmental Council Education Fund501(c)(3)$1.0 millionSpringfield, IL
10Blue Ridge Environmental Defense League501(c)(3)$816,986Glendale Springs, NC
11Montgomery County Chamber Community Foundation501(c)(3)$975,333Rockville, MD
12Earth Guardians501(c)(3)$394,994Boulder, CO
13National Environmental Education and Training Foundation501(c)(3)$2.9 millionWashington, DC
14Group for the East End501(c)(3)$1.3 millionSouthold, NY
15Environmental Health Strategy Center501(c)(3)$1.2 millionPortland, ME
16Alice Ferguson Foundation501(c)(3)$2.3 millionAccokeek, MD
17Pacific American Foundation (PAF)501(c)(3)$1.3 millionKaneohe, HI
18The Story of Stuff Project501(c)(3)$1.5 millionBerkeley, CA
19Earth Day Network501(c)(3)$3.4 millionWashington, DC
20Go Bike501(c)(3)$994,566Buffalo, NY
21Hudson River Sloop Clearwater501(c)(3)$2.1 millionBeacon, NY
22EarthEcho International501(c)(3)$1.0 millionArlington, VA
23Environmental Health Watch501(c)(3)$782,663Cleveland, OH
24Arizona Forward Association501(c)(3)$555,683Phoenix, AZ
25Phinizy Center for Water Sciences501(c)(3)$446,466Augusta, GA