Portland, OR
Tax ID20-3685723

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About this organization






verde serves communities by building environmental wealth through social enterprise, outreach and advocacy.


Let us build Cully Park!: In cooperation with local governments and community partners, verde is tasked with the development of a 25 acre park in Portlands Cully neighborhood. The park will provide access to nature, create healthy recreation opportunities, redress a long-standing absence of a park in the Cully neighborhood, educate youth, create economic opportunity for low-income people to participate in the green economy and build environmental wealth. Thomas Cully Park will be owned and managed by the city of Portland and plans include community gardens, play area, recreational facilities, trails with a fitness course and picnic areas.

Interesting data from their 2019 990 filing

The non-profit's mission, as described in the filing, is “Verde establishes environmental businesses to employ and train low-income adults, create contracting opportunities for minority-owned and women-owned businesses, and bring environmental infrastructure to low-income neighborhoods, fostering the connection between economic vitality and environmental protection and restoration.”.

When describing its duties, they were characterized as: “Verde serves communities by building environmental wealth through social enterprise, outreach and advocacy.”.

  • The non-profit has complied with legal regulations by reporting their state of operation as OR.
  • As of 2019, the non-profit has reported a total of 31 employees on their form.
  • Does not operate a hospital.
  • Does not operate a school.
  • Does not collect art.
  • Does not provide credit counseling.
  • Does not have foreign activities.
  • Is not a donor advised fund.
  • Is not a private foundation.
  • Expenses are greater than $1,000,000.
  • Revenue is greater than $1,000,000.
  • Revenue less expenses is $667,972.
  • The compensation of the CEO of the organization is subject to review and approval by an independent body.
  • The organization has a written policy that describes how long it will retain documents.
  • The organization has 9 independent voting members.
  • The organization was formed in 2005.
  • The organization has a written policy that addresses conflicts of interest.
  • The organization is required to file Schedule B.
  • The organization is required to file Schedule O.
  • The organization engages in lobbying activities.
  • The organization pays $1,312,830 in salary, compensation, and benefits to its employees.
  • The organization pays $35,875 in fundraising expenses.
  • The organization provides Form 990 to its governing body.
  • The organization has minutes of its meetings.
  • The organization's financial statements were reviewed by an accountant.

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