Contributions & Finances

Contributions
You can donate to Environmental Health Watch through Network for Good, which is a secure website that processes donations for non-profit organizations. Click on the Network for Good button below and follow the directions.

EHW is member of Greater Cleveland Community Shares, the workplace giving federation for community-based social justice advocacy organizations. Through Community Shares EHW participates in the Combined Federal Campaign and the State of Ohio combined campaign.

Financial Accountability
Environmental Health Watch is a not-for-profit Ohio corporation, is registered with the Ohio Attorney General under the Charitable Solicitations Law, and is recognized by the IRS as a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization (Federal ID #34-1443935). EHW files annual financial reports with the IRS (Form 990) and the Ohio Attorney General. Our financial statements are audited by H & J Certified Public Accounts. The EHW fiscal year is from April to March.

EHW strives to adhere to the highest standards of financial accountability and transparency. You can view and download our most recent audited financial statements (FY 2011-2012 audit, FY 2009-2010 audit, FY 2008-09 audit, FY 2007-08 audit, FY 2006-07 audit and FY 2005-06 audit). Guidestar.org provides free, online access to all our IRS Form 990s.

Funding
Financial support for EHW comes from a variety of sources, including contributions through Community Shares and to EHW directly, foundation and government grants, contracts and program service fees. It is thanks to their generous support that EHW’s work is possible.

Sources and Uses of Funds
For FY 2009-2010, total income of $557,334 was derived 62% from government grants, 32% from foundations, 2% from contributions and 3% from program fees. Total expenses of $549,752 were 86% for program activities, 11% for management, and 4% for fundraising.

In recent years, we received grants from these foundations:

We have had grants/cooperative agreements from these agencies:

We have had contracts to conduct projects for: