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Pure Earth

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

Pure Earth is a international development organization based in New York, NY that was founded in 1999. As of 2019 they had $5.1 million in revenue and $5.0 million in assets.

The mission of Pure Earth is to identify and clean up the poorest communities throughout the developing world where high concentrations of toxins have devastating health effects.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Blacksmith Institute.

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Program areas at Pure Earth

The organization's objective is to ensure that we provide a clean and hospitable place for future generations. Our focus is on pollution-related problems in developing countries in particular. We provide strategic, technical and financial support to local champions of organizations in developing countries as they strive to solve specific pollution-related environmental issues.

Form 990s for Pure Earth

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Feb 11, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Feb 21, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Mar 14, 2018990View PDF
2015-12Feb 21, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Feb 8, 2016990View PDF
...and six more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Pure Earth

Total grants, contributions, etc.$5,080,148
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$803
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$892
Net income from fundraising events$72,859
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$-13,803
Total revenues$5,140,899

Vendors for Pure Earth

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
PayPalFundraising software; Payment processing2020-03-06
█████████Content management system software2020-03-06
███ ████████ ██ ███Tax accounting2020-02-11
████████ ██████████Golf Event and Spring Gala$55,0002018-12-01

Personnel at Pure Earth

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Eric FecciChief Financial Officer-Jan. 15, 2020
Carol SumkinChief Development Officer$176,608Dec. 31, 2018
██████ █████████Executive Director, Communications-Jan. 15, 2020
█████ ████████Director of Operations-Jan. 15, 2020
█████████ ███Director , Communications-Jan. 15, 2020
████ ██████Director, Community Outreach-Jan. 15, 2020
███ ██████████Senior Director of Development-Jan. 15, 2020
███████ █████Director, Strategy and Development-Jan. 15, 2020
███ ████ █████████Director of Research-Jan. 15, 2020
████ █████████Regional Director, Latin America and the Caribbean-Jan. 15, 2020
...and seven more key personnel

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