NEWTON COMMUNITY FARM INC

Address
303 NAHANTON STREET
NEWTON, MA 02459
Contact
Website: http://www.newtoncommunityfarm.org
Phone: +1 (617) 916-9655
Nonprofit
NTEE: K25 - Farmland Preservation
EIN: 20-2482452

Mission

THE CORPORATION IS ORGANIZED FOR CHARITABLE, EDUCATIONAL, ENVIRONMENTAL, AND HISTORICAL PURPOSES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, TO PRESERVE OPEN SPACE, NATURAL HABITATS, AND FARMLAND FOR THE USE ANDEDUCATION OF THE GENERAL PUBLIC, AND TO PROTECT, CONSERVE, AND SUPPORT THE HISTORICALLY AND CULTURALLY IMPORTANT LANDSCAPE AND AGRICULTURE OF ANGINO FARM.
 20162015201420132012
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation1931
Subsection code03
PF filing required0    
Metropolitan statistical area1123
Form of organization
AssociationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel   $35,060.00 
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$0.00$0.00$36,813.00$35,060.00 
Number of employees11111012 
Number of people compensated >$100k0000 
Number of volunteers1001001000 
Number of highly compensated contractors0000 
Personnel
Barnstone, Howard
Title DIRECTORDIRECTOR  
Name of key/compensated person HOWARD BARNSTONEHOWARD BARNSTONE  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org 1.001.00  
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00  
Barrer, Peter
Title DIRECTORPRESIDENTPRESIDENTPRESIDENT
Name of key/compensated person PETER BARRERPETER BARRERPETER BARRERPETER BARRER
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True   
Average hours per week working for org 1.001.001.00 
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Blacher, Lisa
Title DIRECTOR   
Name of key/compensated person LISA BLACHER   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True   
Average hours per week working for org 1.00   
Reportable compensation from org $0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00   
Bouchard, Craig
Title DIRECTORDIRECTORMEMBER 
Name of key/compensated person CRAIG BOUCHARDCRAIG BOUCHARDCRAIG BOUCHARD 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org 1.001.001.00 
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Cogen, Stephanie
TitlePRESIDENTPRESIDENTDIRECTOR  
Name of key/compensated personSTEPHANIE COGENSTEPHANIE COGENSTEPHANIE COGEN  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue True  
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00  
Cotter, Brenda
TitleDIRECTOR    
Name of key/compensated personBRENDA COTTER    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org1.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Craddock, Jennifer
Title    DIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person    JENNIFER CRADDOCK
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Dinjian, Richard
Title   CLERKCLERK
Name of key/compensated person   RICHARD DINJIANRICHARD DINJIAN
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   True 
Average hours per week working for org   1.00 
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00 
Finkelstein, Eugene
TitleDIRECTOR  MEMBERDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personEUGENE FINKELSTEIN  EUGENE FINKELSTEINEUGENE FINKELSTEIN
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue  True 
Average hours per week working for org1.00  1.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00  $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00  $0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00  $0.00 
Finkstein, Eugene
Title DIRECTORDIRECTOR  
Name of key/compensated person EUGENE FINKSTEINEUGENE FINKSTEIN  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org 1.001.00  
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00  
Fogel, Sam
Title   MEMBERDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person   SAM FOGELSAM FOGEL
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   True 
Average hours per week working for org   1.00 
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00 
Greiner, Craig
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR  
Name of key/compensated personCRAIG GREINERCRAIG GREINERCRAIG GREINER  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00  
Keezell, Barney
Title   MEMBER 
Name of key/compensated person   BARNEY KEEZELL 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   True 
Average hours per week working for org   1.00 
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00 
Kuo, Andrew
Title  DIRECTOR  
Name of key/compensated person  ANDREW KUO  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  True  
Average hours per week working for org  1.00  
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00  
Maslowe, Greg
Title   FARM MANAGERFARM MANAGER
Name of key/compensated person   GREG MASLOWEGREG MASLOWE
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   True 
Average hours per week working for org   40.00 
Reportable compensation from org   $35,060.00$5,512.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00 
Maslows, Greg
Title  FARM MANAGER  
Name of key/compensated person  GREG MASLOWS  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  True  
Average hours per week working for org  40.00  
Reportable compensation from org  $36,813.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00  
Orren, Jon
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORMEMBER 
Name of key/compensated personJON ORRENJON ORRENJON ORRENJON ORREN 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.001.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Regosin, Jerry
Title    DIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person    JERRY REGOSIN
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Rothschild, Silka
TitleDIRECTOR    
Name of key/compensated personSILKA ROTHSCHILD    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org1.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Ryder, Anne
Title    TREASURER
Name of key/compensated person    ANNE RYDER
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Schumann, Lisa
TitleDIRECTOR    
Name of key/compensated personLISA SCHUMANN    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org1.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Seal, Barabara
TitleTREASURER    
Name of key/compensated personBARABARA SEAL    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org1.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Ucciferri, Alex
Title DIRECTORTREASURERTREASURER 
Name of key/compensated person ALEX UCCIFERRIALEX UCCIFERRIALEX UCCIFERRI 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True   
Average hours per week working for org 1.001.001.00 
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Vittori, Dede
TitleSECRETARYCLERKCLERKMEMBERDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personDEDE VITTORIDEDE VITTORIDEDE VITTORIDEDE VITTORIDEDE VITTORI
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.001.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Whitaker, Doug
Title  DIRECTOR  
Name of key/compensated person  DOUG WHITAKER  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  True  
Average hours per week working for org  1.00  
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00  
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesTHE CORPORATION IS ORGANIZED FOR CHARITABLE, EDUCATIONAL, ENVIRONMENTAL, AND HISTORICAL PURPOSES,INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, TO PRESERVE OPEN SPACE, NATURAL HABITATS, AND FARMLAND FOR THE USE AND EDUCATION OF THE GENERAL PUBLIC, AND TO PROTECT, CONSERVE, AND SUPPORT THE HISTORICALLY AND CULTURALLY IMPORTANT LANDSCAPE AND AGRICULTURE OF ANGINO FARM.THE CORPORATION IS ORGANIZED FOR CHARITABLE, EDUCATIONAL, ENVIRONMENTAL, AND HISTORICAL PURPOSES,INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, TO PRESERVE OPEN SPACE, NATURAL HABITATS, AND FARMLAND FOR THE USE AND EDUCATION OF THE GENERAL PUBLIC, AND TO PROTECT, CONSERVE, AND SUPPORT THE HISTORICALLY AND CULTURALLY IMPORTANT LANDSCAPE AND AGRICULTURE OF ANGINO FARM.THE CORPORATION IS ORGANIZED FOR CHARITABLE, EDUCATIONAL, ENVIRONMENTAL, AND HISTORICAL PURPOSES,INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, TO PRESERVE OPEN SPACE, NATURAL HABITATS, AND FARMLAND FOR THE USE AND EDUCATION OF THE GENERAL PUBLIC, AND TO PROTECT, CONSERVE, AND SUPPORT THE HISTORICALLY AND CULTURALLY IMPORTANT LANDSCAPE AND AGRICULTURE OF ANGINO FARM.THE CORPORATION IS ORGANIZED FOR CHARITABLE, EDUCATIONAL, ENVIRONMENTAL, AND HISTORICAL PURPOSES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, TO PRESERVE OPEN SPACE, NATURAL HABITATS, AND FARMLAND FOR THE USE AND EDUCATION OF THE GENERAL PUBLIC, AND TO PROTECT, CONSERVE, AND SUPPORT THE HISTORICALLY AND CULTURALLY IMPORTANT LANDSCAPE AND AGRICULTURAL OF ANGINO FARM. 
Primary exempt purpose    MODELING AND EDUCATION OF SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE
Program service expenses, total$163,591.00$157,848.00$136,010.00$123,879.00$131,692.00
Programs, including revenue & expenses
SPACE, BUILDINGS, AND FARM STRUCTURES WHILE PROVIDING A MODEL OF SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE BY CREATING A SUCCESSFUL OPERATION ONSITE AND EDUCATING THE CITIZENS OF NEWTON THROUGH A HANDS-ON AND DIDACTIC EXPERIENCE OF SUSTAINABLE PRACTICES. DURING 2016 THERE WERE 143 FAMILIES PARTICIPATING IN THE PRIMARY SUMMER COMMUNITY SUPPORTED AGRICULTURE PROGRAM.
Program expenses$163,591.00$157,848.00$136,010.00$123,879.00 
Program revenue$58,580.00$44,985.00$38,327.00$30,790.00 
Program descriptionSPACE, BUILDINGS, AND FARM STRUCTURES WHILE PROVIDING A MODEL OF SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE BY CREATING A SUCCESSFUL OPERATION ONSITE AND EDUCATING THE CITIZENS OF NEWTON THROUGH A HANDS-ON AND DIDACTIC EXPERIENCE OF SUSTAINABLE PRACTICES. DURING 2016 THERE WERE 143 FAMILIES PARTICIPATING IN THE PRIMARY SUMMER COMMUNITY SUPPORTED AGRICULTURE PROGRAM.SPACE, BUILDINGS, AND FARM STRUCTURES WHILE PROVIDING A MODEL OF SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE BY CREATING A SUCCESSFUL OPERATION ONSITE AND EDUCATING THE CITIZENS OF NEWTON THROUGH A HANDS-ON AND DIDACTIC EXPERIENCE OF SUSTAINABLE PRACTICES. DURING 2015 THERE WERE 143 FAMILIES PARTICIPATING IN THE PRIMARY SUMMER COMMUNITY SUPPORTED AGRICULTURE PROGRAM.SPACE, BUILDINGS, AND FARM STRUCTURES WHILE PROVIDING A MODEL OF SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE BY CREATING A SUCCESSFUL OPERATION ONSITE AND EDUCATING THE CITIZENS OF NEWTON THROUGH A HANDS-ON AND DIDACTIC EXPERIENCE OF SUSTAINABLE PRACTICES. DURING 2014 THERE WERE 143 FAMILIES PARTICIPATING IN THE PRIMARY SUMMER COMMUNITY SUPPORTED AGRICULTURE PROGRAM.SPACE, BUILDINGS, AND FARM STRUCTURES WHILE PROVIDING A MODEL OF SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE BY CREATING A SUCCESSFUL OPERATION ONSITE AND EDUCATING THE CITIZENS OF NEWTON THROUGH A HANDS-ON AND DIDACTIC EXPERIENCE OF SUSTAINABLE PRACTICES. DURING 2013 THERE WERE 80 CURRENT MEMBERSHIPS HELD BY CITIZENS OF NEWTON. 
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$225,509.00$212,992.00$220,942.00$225,474.00$125,592.00
Revenue from contributions (total)$133,506.00$141,665.00$164,072.00$172,989.00$37,626.00
Investment income, current yr$1,156.00$3,083.00$934.00$422.00$692.00
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$133,506.00$141,665.00$164,072.00$172,989.00 
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00$422.00 
Other revenue, current yr$60,569.00$51,729.00$44,311.00$39,695.00 
Net unrelated business taxable revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Program service revenue (total)$30,278.00$16,515.00$11,625.00$12,368.00$61,506.00
Gross receipts$257,796.00$241,490.00$249,399.00$258,266.00 
Sources of contributions
Contributions revenue from membership dues$59,991.00$59,994.00$58,184.00$52,871.00 
Revenue from fundraising events $38,071.00$53,648.00$25,155.00 
Revenue from all other contributions$73,515.00$43,600.00$52,240.00$94,963.00 
Other types of revenue
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments$1,156.00$3,083.00$934.00$422.00 
Net rental income $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Net income from fundraising events$32,267.00$23,259.00$17,609.00$21,273.00 
Net inventory sales (total)$28,302.00$28,470.00$26,702.00$18,422.00 
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$198,411.00$198,911.00$171,706.00$151,704.00 
Total functional expenses: program service $163,591.00$157,848.00$136,010.00$123,879.00 
Total functional expenses: management and general$34,820.00$41,063.00$35,696.00$27,825.00 
Total functional expenses: fundraising$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Fees for services
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$539,323.00$518,905.00$508,025.00$453,595.00$376,325.00
Total assets, beginning of year$518,905.00$508,025.00$453,595.00$376,325.00$393,130.00
Total liabilities$2,725.00$9,405.00$12,606.00$7,412.00$3,912.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$9,405.00$12,606.00$7,412.00$3,912.00$14,617.00
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr$533,548.00$454,500.00$493,356.00$444,120.00 
Temporarily restricted net assets$3,050.00$55,000.00$2,063.00$2,063.00 
Net assets$536,598.00$509,500.00$495,419.00$446,183.00$372,413.00
Net assets, beginning of year$509,500.00$495,419.00$446,183.00$372,413.00 
Other assets$6,184.00$6,767.00 $6,018.00 
Cash: non-interest bearing$25,291.00$11,852.00$4,496.00-$2,624.00 
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$11,852.00$4,496.00-$2,624.00  
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses$27,098.00$14,081.00$49,236.00$73,770.00 
Savings & temp cash investment$181,118.00$147,796.00$256,546.00$231,794.00 
Accounts receivable, net$2,935.00$2,988.00$2,771.00$738.00 
Prepaid expenses & deferred charges$2,484.00$2,032.00$1,670.00$1,896.00 
Accounts payable & accrued expenses$250.00$9,405.00$12,606.00$7,412.00 
Deferred revenue$2,475.00    
Total net assets or fund balances$536,598.00$509,500.00$495,419.00$446,183.00 
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$34,450.00$29,518.00$20,727.00$17,149.00 
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members910119 
Number of independent voting members9000 
Accrual accountingTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Tax year start date2016-01-012015-01-012014-01-012013-01-012012-01-01
Tax year end date2016-12-012015-12-012014-12-012013-12-012012-12-01
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990990990990EZ
Date e-filing submitted2017-12-292017-01-042016-01-142014-11-242014-01-07
IRS schema version2016v3.02015v2.12014v5.02013v3.02012v2.1
Filing identifier201743149349300839201632439349300403201522889349301752201433009349300968201333249349200208
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