As a non-profit organization, we have no board-members nor stakeholders who make a
profit. CSERC is funded solely by private grants, foundations and individual contributions from members. We devote our income to our cause “Defending water, wildlife and wild places” in the Central Sierra and northern Yosemite region. As a non-profit we are transparent about our finances, and our current budget is made publicly available here on our website.
CSERC is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. All donations are tax deductible.
CSERC is a member of 1% for the Planet.
CSERC Budget for 2017
|Foundation & Corporate Grants||$ 185,000|
|Individual & Board Contributions||$ 125,000|
|Earned Revenue||$ 150|
|Total Estimated Income||$ 325,150|
|Medical, Payroll Taxes, HSA, Retirement||$ 51,100|
|Website Marketing/Consulting||$ 3,400|
|Focus Area Equipment, Testing, Workday Supplies||$ 6,900|
|Rent & Utilities||$ 6,700|
|Mileage Expenses||$ 16,600|
|Postage, Shipping, Mailers||$ 4,100|
|Printing, Copying, In-house Publications||$ 5,200|
|Accounting & Miscellaneous||$ 3,000|
|Total Estimated Expenses||$ 339,700|