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Ecotecture: Centre for Ecological Art & Architecture

1581 Dupont Street
Toronto, ON M6P 3S5
Executive Director: Gerard Jennings
Board Member: Joshua Lederman

Charitable Reg. #: REVOKED DEC. 13, 2014
Sector: Arts & Culture
Operating Charity

Charity Rating

Not yet rated.

Results Reporting

Grade: NR

Charity not yet rated on the public reporting of the work it does and the results it achieves.

Financial Transparency

Audited financial statements available only through official request for information from Canada Revenue Agency [Audited financial statement for most recent year]

Need for Funding

Funding Reserves Program Costs

Spending Breakdown

Cents to the Cause

2010 2011 2012
For a dollar donated, cents funding the cause after fundraising and admin costs, excluding surplus.

Full-time staff #1

Avg. Compensation $60,000

Top 10 Staff Salary Range

$350k + 0
$300k - $350k 0
$250k - $300k 0
$200k - $250k 0
$160k - $200k 0
$120k - $160k 0
$80k - $120k 0
$40k - $80k 1
< $40k 0
Information from most recent CRA Charities Directorate filings for F2012

About Ecotecture: Centre for Ecological Art & Architecture:

NOTE: The Canada Revenue Agency revoked the charitable status of Ecotecture in December, 2014.

Ecotecture was founded in 2001 as a registered Canadian charity. Since its beginning, the all-volunteer organization has engaged in creative projects designed to engage, educate, and challenge the public on topics of public art, the environment and sustainability. They work on imaginative strategies for education and public discourse. Some of the projects undertaken by Ecotecture are the Vintage Iconic archives project, the Sustainability Forum, the Art City project and the Stratford Workshop.

Financial Review:

Ecotecture reports 0% fundraising costs and 0% administrative costs. In F2012 the charity received $49m of donations in the form of art collections for which the charity issued tax receipts; the value of this art is unaudited. The charity has funding reserves of $30k which are sufficient to cover 41% of the annual program costs.

Financial Ratios

Fiscal year ending December
Administrative costs as % of revenues 0.0%0.6%0.1%
Program cost coverage (%) 41.5%1.7%215.7%

Summary Financial Statements

All figures in $000s
Donations 0016
Goods in kind 49,30934,62065,330
Total revenues 49,30934,62065,346
Program costs 736672
Administrative costs 1919586
Cash flow from operations 49,21734,36065,188
Funding reserves 301155
Note: The charity financial statements are unaudited as submitted to the Canada Revenue Agency.