Non-profit

Earthjustice (formerly the Sierra Club Legal Defense Fund)

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Location:

SAN FRANCISCO, CA

Tax ID:

94-1730465

Tax-Exempt Status:

501(c)(3)

Budget (2016):

Revenue: $51,911,899
Expenses: $45,596,020
Assets: $84,009,013

Earthjustice is a non-profit public interest law organization based in the United States dedicated to environmental issues. It is headquartered in San Francisco, has nine regional offices across the United States, an international department, a communications team, and a policy team in Washington, DC.

Directors, Employees & Supporters

  1. Winsome McIntosh
    Board Member

Clients

  1. American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) (Labor Union)
  2. Alaska Conservation Foundation (Non-profit)
  3. Alaska Wilderness League (Non-profit)
  4. Alliance For The Wild Rockies (Non-profit)
  5. American Bird Conservancy (Non-profit)
  6. American Friends Service Committee (Non-profit)
  7. American Lung Association (Non-profit)
  8. American Nurses Association (Non-profit)
  9. American Rivers (Non-profit)
  10. Anacostia Watershed Society (Non-profit)
  11. Appalachian Mountain Club (Other Group)
  12. Appalachian Voices (Non-profit)
  13. Asian Pacific Environmental Network (APEN) (Non-profit)
  14. Association of New Jersey Environmental Commissions (Non-profit)
  15. Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream (For-profit)
  16. Beyond Pesticides (Non-profit)
  17. Blue Ridge Environmental Defense League (Non-profit)
  18. BlueGreen Alliance (Non-profit)
  19. California Public Interest Research Group (CALPIRG) (Non-profit)
  20. Cascadia Wildlands (Non-profit)
  21. Catskill Mountainkeeper (Non-profit)
  22. Center for Auto Safety (Non-profit)
  23. Center for Biological Diversity (CBD) (Non-profit)
  24. Center for Community Action and Environmental Justice (Non-profit)
  25. Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) (Non-profit)
  26. Center for Effective Government (Non-profit)
  27. Center for Environmental Health (Non-profit)
  28. Center for Food Safety (Non-profit)
  29. Center for International Environmental Law (Non-profit)
  30. Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) (Non-profit)
  31. Chesapeake Climate Action Network (CCAN) (Non-profit)
  32. Chinese Progressive Association (Non-profit)
  33. Citizens Coal Council (Non-profit)
  34. Clean Air Task Force (Non-profit)
  35. Clean Water Action (Non-profit)
  36. Climate Solutions (Non-profit)
  37. Communities for a Better Environment (Non-profit)
  38. Connecticut Coalition for Environmental Justice (Non-profit)
  39. Conservation Colorado Education Fund (Non-profit)
  40. Conservation Law Foundation (Non-profit)
  41. Consumer Federation of America (Non-profit)
  42. Consumers Union (Non-profit)
  43. Cook Inletkeeper (Non-profit)
  44. Corporate Ethics International (Non-profit)
  45. Damascus Citizens for Sustainability (Non-profit)
  46. David Suzuki Foundation (Non-profit)
  47. Defenders of Wildlife (Non-profit)
  48. Delaware Riverkeeper Network (Non-profit)
  49. Earth Charter Indiana (Non-profit)
  50. Earth Island Institute (Non-profit)
  51. Earthworks (Non-profit)
  52. Ecology Center (Non-profit)
  53. Endangered Habitats League (Non-profit)
  54. Environment California (Non-profit)
  55. Environmental Advocates of New York (Non-profit)
  56. Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) (Non-profit)
  57. Environmental Integrity Project (Non-profit)
  58. Environmental Protection Information Center (Non-profit)
  59. Environmental Working Group (EWG) (Non-profit)
  60. Evergreen Islands (Non-profit)
  61. Florida Public Interest Research Group (Florida PIRG) Citizen Lobby (Non-profit)
  62. Food and Water Watch (FWW) (Non-profit)
  63. Forest Service Employees for Environmental Ethics (Non-profit)
  64. Fresh Energy (Non-profit)
  65. Friends of Animals (Non-profit)
  66. Friends of Merrymeeting Bay (Non-profit)
  67. Friends of the Bitterroot (Non-profit)
  68. Friends of the Earth (Non-profit)
  69. Gas Free Seneca (Non-profit)
  70. Great Old Broads for Wilderness (Non-profit)
  71. GreenAction for Health and Environmental Justice (Non-profit)
  72. Greenpeace (Non-profit)
  73. Heal the Bay (Non-profit)
  74. Humane Society International (Non-profit)
  75. Humane Society of the United States (Non-profit)
  76. Idaho Rivers United (Non-profit)
  77. Indigenous Environmental Network (Non-profit)
  78. Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy (Non-profit)
  79. International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) (Labor Union)
  80. International Center for Technology Assessment (Non-profit)
  81. International Forum on Globalization (Non-profit)
  82. Kentuckians for the Commonwealth (Non-profit)
  83. Klamath Forest Alliance (Non-profit)
  84. League of Conservation Voters (LCV) (Non-profit)
  85. League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) (Non-profit)
  86. Mattawoman Watershed Society (Non-profit)
  87. Minnesota Center for Environmental Advocacy (Non-profit)
  88. National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) (Non-profit)
  89. National Audubon Society (Non-profit)
  90. National Parks Conservation Association (Non-profit)
  91. National Wildlife Federation (Non-profit)
  92. Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) (Non-profit)
  93. Neighbors for Clean Air (Non-profit)
  94. New York Public Interest Research Group (NYPIRG) (Non-profit)
  95. Ocean Conservancy (Non-profit)
  96. Oceana, Inc. (Non-profit)
  97. Ohio Environmental Council (OEC) (Non-profit)
  98. Ohio Public Interest Research Group (Ohio PIRG) Citizen Lobby (Non-profit)
  99. Ohio Valley Environmental Coalition (Non-profit)
  100. Oil and Gas Accountability Project (Non-profit)
  101. Our Children’s Earth Foundation (Non-profit)
  102. Pacific Environment (Non-profit)
  103. Partnership for Policy Integrity (Non-profit)
  104. Pesticide Action Network North America (PANNA) (Non-profit)
  105. Pesticide Watch Education Fund (Non-profit)
  106. Physicians for Social Responsibility (Non-profit)
  107. Potomac Riverkeeper Network (Non-profit)
  108. Public Citizen (Non-profit)
  109. Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (Non-profit)
  110. Rainforest Action Network (RAN) (Non-profit)
  111. RE Sources for Sustainable Communities (Non-profit)
  112. ReThink Energy Florida (Non-profit)
  113. San Francisco Baykeeper (Non-profit)
  114. San Juan Citizens Alliance (Non-profit)
  115. Santa Clara Valley Audubon Society (Non-profit)
  116. Save the Manatee Club (Non-profit)
  117. Sierra Club (Non-profit)
  118. Sightline Institute (Non-profit)
  119. Southeast Alaska Conservation Council (Non-profit)
  120. Southern Alliance for Clean Energy (Non-profit)
  121. Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance (Non-profit)
  122. Surfrider Foundation (Non-profit)
  123. Texas Environmental Justice Advocacy Services (Non-profit)
  124. The Lands Council (Non-profit)
  125. Trout Unlimited (Non-profit)
  126. Turtle Island Restoration Network (Non-profit)
  127. U.S. Public Interest Research Group (US-PIRG) (Non-profit)
  128. Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) (Non-profit)
  129. United Farm Workers of America (Labor Union)
  130. Valley Watch Inc. (Non-profit)
  131. Vermont Natural Resources Council (Non-profit)
  132. Waterkeeper Alliance (Non-profit)
  133. Western Organization of Resource Councils (Non-profit)
  134. Western Resource Advocates (Non-profit)
  135. Western Watersheds Project (Non-profit)
  136. WildEarth Guardians (Non-profit)
  137. Wilderness Society (Non-profit)
  138. Women’s Voices for the Earth (Non-profit)
  139. World Wide Fund for Nature (formerly World Wildlife Fund) (Non-profit)
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Nonprofit Information

  • Accounting Period: June - May
  • Tax Exemption Received: February 1, 1971

  • Available Filings

    Period Form Type Total revenue Total functional expenses Total assets (EOY) Total liabilities (EOY) Unrelated business income? Total contributions Program service revenue Investment income Comp. of current officers, directors, etc. Form 990
    2016 Jun Form 990 $51,911,899 $45,596,020 $84,009,013 $9,777,881 N $47,415,416 $3,529,854 $850,161 $3,020,491
    2015 Jun Form 990 $48,137,000 $43,134,272 $78,989,760 $10,956,741 N $45,063,123 $2,168,829 $905,123 $3,007,902 PDF
    2014 Jun Form 990 $46,083,715 $38,423,512 $71,435,477 $8,598,399 N $42,562,786 $2,337,012 $982,390 $1,921,548 PDF
    2013 Jun Form 990 $37,964,755 $34,911,296 $58,945,673 $8,244,593 N $32,609,428 $4,109,785 $867,250 $2,346,115 PDF
    2012 Jun Form 990 $38,343,960 $33,216,785 $53,908,481 $7,791,128 N $32,386,669 $5,079,648 $682,413 $1,853,508 PDF
    2011 Jun Form 990 $34,546,225 $29,369,765 $48,383,883 $7,127,033 N $29,629,520 $3,974,499 $806,801 $2,176,286 PDF

    Additional Filings (PDFs)

    Earthjustice (formerly the Sierra Club Legal Defense Fund)

    50 CALIFORNIA ST STE 500
    SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94111-4608