EIN 22-2691309

Greater Newark Conservancy

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
46
City
Year formed
1987
Most recent tax filings
2020-06
Description
Greater Newark Conservancy promotes environmental stewardship in New Jersey's urban communities through environmental education, community gardening, beautification of neighborhoods, job training opportunities and environmental justice advocacy.

Program areas at Greater Newark Conservancy

Education program - the Conservancy's education program annually brings innovative, hands-on, science-based lessons and field trips to approximately 2,000 inner-city schoolchildren from Newark and its environs. An additional 2,600 teachers, parents, senior citizens and the general public were served with nutrition and other programs. Programming focuses on the urban environment and includes environmental education field trips to the prudential outdoor learning center in downtown Newark, in-class reverse field trips, living laboratory outdoor teaching gardens at Newark schools, nutritional health lessons and activities, and farm to school programming. Since the prudential outdoor learning center opened 16 years ago, it has hosted over 33,000 underserved children who have engaged in environmental field trips.
Ex-offender reentry services - the new jersey reentry corporation (njrc) established operations within the Conservancy offices in november 2015. Njrc serves all of essex county, providing counseling to ex-offenders, including referrals for substance abuse treatment, job placement assistance, personal health assessment and referrals, housing assistance, legal services, and opportunities for continuing education. The njrc program was relocated from the Conservancy offices during the fiscal year ended june 30, 2020.
Community greening - the Conservancy's community greening program annually serves about 2,000 Newark residents through its community gardens with resident-adopted planting plots; urban farm lots that generate fresh, local produce; and a farm stand operation that makes nutritious, healthy foods available to the inner-city population. Last growing season the program's 3.0 acre urban farm in Newark was the primary source of fresh produce, bringing fresh, nutritious vegetables to Newark's low-income residents.

Form 990s for Greater Newark Conservancy

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-062020-06-04990View PDF
2018-062019-06-19990View PDF
2017-062018-04-10990View PDF
2016-062017-07-14990View PDF
2015-062016-03-25990View PDF
...and 5 more Form 990s

Who funds Greater Newark Conservancy

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
Community Foundation of New JerseyGeneral Support$84,140
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...and 21 more grants received

Financials for Greater Newark Conservancy

RevenuesFYE 06/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$3,003,656
Program services$157,566
Investment income and dividends$33,374
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$2,076
Total revenues$3,196,672

Personnel at Greater Newark Conservancy

NameTitleCompensation
Robin L DoughertyExecutive Director$103,105
Jagruti MehtaDirector of Finance$53,948
Michele RobinsonDirector of External Relations
 Subscribe to viewDirector of Development
 Subscribe to viewBoard Secretary$0
...and 5 more key personnel
Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$3,196,672
2020
Yearly growth
0.6%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$1,663,148
2020
Yearly growth
-20.6%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$13,119,035
2020
Yearly growth
14%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
46
2020
Yearly growth
-38.7%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
32 Prince Street
Newark, NJ 07103
Metro area
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA
Website URL
citybloom.org/ 
Phone
(973) 642-4646
Facebook page
GreaterNewarkConservancy 
Twitter profile
@citybloom87 
IRS details
EIN
22-2691309
Fiscal year end
June
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
1987
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
C50: Environmental Beautification and Open Spaces
NAICS code, primary
813312: Environment, Conservation, and Wildlife Organizations
Parent/child status
Independent