Blue Ridge Environmental Defense League (BREDL)

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The Blue Ridge Environmental Defense League (BREDL) is a regional environmental democracy social justice and a community empowerment organization. They belong to the liberal political Z Smith Reynolds Foundation Network. From 2004-2013, over ninety percent of BREDL grant money, came from the Z Smith Reynolds Foundation.

Financials:  Source IRS 990s
Year Revenue Expenditures Net Assets
2012 $357,146 $79,445 $368,748
2013 $477,150 $180,338 $549,086
2014 $539,875 $202,394 $751,480
2015 $671,519 $304,375 $1,055,855
2016 $726,656 $474,892 $1,307,619

 

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People Connections:

Person Position Time
Beverly Kerr Associate Director/Communications Coordinator Current
Cary Rodgers NC Environmental Justice Coordinator Current
Charles Utley Environmental Justice Campaign Director Current
Daisy O’Nan Board Youth Representative Current
Elizabeth O’Nan Western North Carolina Vice President Current
James Johnson Board President Current
Louis Zeller Executive Director Current
Mara Robbins Community Organizer, Virginia Current
Mark Barker Southwest Virginia Vice President Current
Pat Hill Eastern North Carolina Vice President Current
Sam Tesh Board President Current
Sandy Kurtz Tennessee/Alabama Vice President Current
Therese Vick Sustainable Economic Development Coordinator Current
Willie Tomlin Georgia Vice President Current
Kate Dunnagan Development Director Former

This group funded by:

Funder Year Amount Description
Z Smith Reynolds Foundation Inc 2016 $60,000.00 For general operating support of its work in NC
Z Smith Reynolds Foundation Inc 2015 $120,000.00 For general operating support
Z Smith Reynolds Foundation Inc 2014 $60,000.00 For general operating support
Foundation For The Carolinas 2013 $400,000.00
Park Foundation Inc 2013 $10,000.00 For North Carolina Organizing Campaign
Z Smith Reynolds Foundation Inc 2013 $60,000.00 For general operating support
Triangle Community Foundation 2012 $5,000.00
Z Smith Reynolds Foundation Inc 2012 $55,000.00 For general operating support
Park Foundation Inc 2011 $20,000.00 General/operating support; Continuing support For general operating support
Z Smith Reynolds Foundation Inc 2011 $55,000.00 For general operating support
Park Foundation Inc 2010 $20,000.00 General/operating support For general operating support
Z Smith Reynolds Foundation Inc 2010 $850,000.00 General/operating support For general operating support
Z Smith Reynolds Foundation Inc 2010 $60,000.00 For general operating support
Z Smith Reynolds Foundation Inc 2009 $60,000.00 For general operating support
Triangle Community Foundation 2008 $2,000.00
Z Smith Reynolds Foundation Inc 2008 $75,000.00 For general operating support
Z Smith Reynolds Foundation Inc 2007 $60,000.00 For general operating support to continue statewide environmental justice work
Southern Partners Fund 2006 $5,000.00 General/operating support For general support
Z Smith Reynolds Foundation Inc 2006 $60,000.00 For general operating support to launch Healthy Communities project and expand zero waste work
Oak Hill Fund 2005 $1,000.00
Triangle Community Foundation 2005 $2,000.00
Z Smith Reynolds Foundation Inc 2005 $50,000.00 For general operating support to promote clean air and environmental justice
Triangle Community Foundation 2004 $2,000.00

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Address 1:
PO Box 88

City:
Glendale Springs

State:
NC

Zip:
28629