WORLD GREEN BUILDING COUNCIL INC

Address
C/O WORLD GBC SEC 5 SHOREHAM DR
TORONTO ON MN S, ONTARIO 00000-0000
CA
Contact
Website: http://www.worldgbc.org/
Phone: +1 (416) 661-6600
Nonprofit
NTEE: C30 - Natural Resources Conservation and Protection
EIN: 30-0279904

Mission

OUR MISSION IS TO CREATE GREEN BUILDINGS FOR EVERYONE, EVERYWHERE - ENABLING PEOPLE TO THRIVE BOTH TODAY AND TOMORROW. WE CHAMPION LOCAL AND GLOBAL LEADERSHIP. WE EMPOWER OUR COMMUNITY TO DRIVE CHANGE. WE ARE GREATER THAN THE SUM OF OUR PARTS, AND COMMIT TO GREEN BUILDINGS FOR EVERYONE, EVERYWHERE. TO BE THE GLOBAL VOICE FOR GREEN BUILDING COUNCILS, TO EDUCATE INDUSTRY, GOVERNMENT AND CIVIL SOCIETY ABOUT GREEN BUILDING BEING ONE OF THE MOST IMPORTANT CLIMATE CHANGE MITIGATION.
 20162015201420132012
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation2004
Subsection code03
PF filing required0    
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel$185,425.00    
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$322,745.00    
Number of employees0    
Number of people compensated >$100k2    
Number of volunteers22    
Number of highly compensated contractors3    
Personnel
Abbar, Saeed
TitleDIRECTOR    
Name of key/compensated personSAEED AL ABBAR    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org2.00    
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    
Alker, John
TitleDIRECTOR    
Name of key/compensated personJOHN ALKER    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org2.00    
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    
Asfour, Mohammad
TitleDIRECTOR    
Name of key/compensated personMOHAMMAD ASFOUR    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org2.00    
Reportable compensation from org$9,000.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Bate, Lisa
TitleTREASURER    
Name of key/compensated personLISA BATE    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org4.00    
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    
Beck, Sebastian
TitleDIRECTOR    
Name of key/compensated personSEBASTIAN DANINO BECK    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org2.00    
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    
Cox, Tanya
TitleDIRECTOR    
Name of key/compensated personTANYA COX    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org2.00    
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    
Gamboa, Cristina
TitleVICE-CHAIR    
Name of key/compensated personCRISTINA GAMBOA    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org4.00    
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    
Kerswill, Bruce
TitleDIRECTOR    
Name of key/compensated personBRUCE KERSWILL    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org2.00    
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    
Laski, Jonathan
TitleDIRECTOR PF PROJECTS & PARTNERSHIPS    
Name of key/compensated personJONATHAN LASKI    
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org40.00    
Reportable compensation from org$108,470.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$5,236.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Lemaitre, Christine
TitleBOARD SECRETARY    
Name of key/compensated personCHRISTINE LEMAITRE    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org4.00    
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    
Pienaar, Rudolf
TitleDIRECTOR    
Name of key/compensated personRUDOLF PIENAAR    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org2.00    
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    
Raghupathy, Sundaresan
TitleDIRECTOR    
Name of key/compensated personSUNDARESAN RAGHUPATHY    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org2.00    
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    
Sauer, Bruno
TitleDIRECTOR    
Name of key/compensated personBRUNO SAUER    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org2.00    
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    
Tai, Lee
TitleCHAIR    
Name of key/compensated personLEE SIANG TAI    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org4.00    
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    
Templeton, Peter
TitleDIRECTOR    
Name of key/compensated personPETER TEMPLETON    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org2.00    
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    
Wanggren, Bengt
TitleDIRECTOR    
Name of key/compensated personBENGT WANGGREN    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org2.00    
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    
Wills, Terri
TitleCHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER    
Name of key/compensated personTERRI WILLS    
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org40.00    
Reportable compensation from org$205,275.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$358.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesTO BE THE GLOBAL VOICE FOR GREEN BUILDING COUNCILS, TO EDUCATE INDUSTRY, GOVERNMENT AND CIVIL SOCIETY ABOUT GREEN BUILDING BEING ONE OF THE MOST IMPORTANT CLIMATE CHANGE MITIGATION SOLUTIONS, AND TO FACILITATE THE GLOBAL TRANSFORMATION OF THE GREEN BUILDING INDUSTRY TOWARDS SUSTAINABILITY.    
Program service expenses, total$632,473.00    
Programs, including revenue & expenses
WORLDGBC HAS THREE MAIN GLOBAL PROJECTS: "ADVANCING NET ZERO" "BETTER PLACES FOR PEOPLE AND "BUILDING EFFICIENCY ACCELERATOR". WORLDGBC'S GLOBAL PROJECTS AND PARTNERSHIPS ENABLE OUR MEMBERS TO CONNECT AND COLLABORATE SO THEY CAN ACHIEVE RESULTS FASTER AND MORE EFFECTIVELY. IN A WORLD WHERE BUSINESSES INCREASINGLY OPERATE GLOBALLY, COLLABORATION BY GREEN BUILDING COUNCILS ALSO HELPS THE BUILDING SECTOR DELIVER MORE GREEN BUILDINGS AROUND THE WORLD. THE BETTER PLACES FOR PEOPLE CAMPAIGN HAS CREATED TWO REPORTS: '' HEALTH, WELLBEING, AND PRODUCTIVITY IN RETAIL: THE IMPACT OF GREEN BUILDINGS ON PEOPLE AND PROFIT AND "BUILDING THE BUSINESS CASE: HEALTH, WELLBEING AND PRODUCTIVITY IN GREEN OFFICES"
Program expenses$322,043.00    
Program descriptionWORLDGBC HAS THREE MAIN GLOBAL PROJECTS: "ADVANCING NET ZERO" "BETTER PLACES FOR PEOPLE AND "BUILDING EFFICIENCY ACCELERATOR". WORLDGBC'S GLOBAL PROJECTS AND PARTNERSHIPS ENABLE OUR MEMBERS TO CONNECT AND COLLABORATE SO THEY CAN ACHIEVE RESULTS FASTER AND MORE EFFECTIVELY. IN A WORLD WHERE BUSINESSES INCREASINGLY OPERATE GLOBALLY, COLLABORATION BY GREEN BUILDING COUNCILS ALSO HELPS THE BUILDING SECTOR DELIVER MORE GREEN BUILDINGS AROUND THE WORLD. THE BETTER PLACES FOR PEOPLE CAMPAIGN HAS CREATED TWO REPORTS: '' HEALTH, WELLBEING, AND PRODUCTIVITY IN RETAIL: THE IMPACT OF GREEN BUILDINGS ON PEOPLE AND PROFIT AND "BUILDING THE BUSINESS CASE: HEALTH, WELLBEING AND PRODUCTIVITY IN GREEN OFFICES"    
WORLDGBC WORKS TO ESTABLISH NEW MEMBER COUNCILS, WORLDGBC HAS OVER 75 GREEN BUILDING COUNCILS IN DIFFERENT COUNTRIES, THESE GREEN BUILDING COUNCILS (GBCS) ARE UNDER VARIOUS STAGES OF DEVELOPMENT. THE STAGES ARE ESTABLISHED MEMBERS, EMERGING MEMBERS AND PROSPECTIVE MEMBERS. WORLDGBC CONDUCTS REGIONAL SEMINARS TO TEACH THE GBCS DIFFERENT THINGS LIKE: ORGANIZATION STRUCTURE, OFFICER/BOARD RESPONSIBILITIES FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES, METHODS OF EDUCATING THE PUBLIC ON THE BENEFITS OF GREEN BUILDING, ETC. WORLDGBC HAS AN ONLINE "RESOURCES LIBRARY", THIS PLATFORM HAS EDUCATIONAL MATERIAL SUCH AS: DEVELOPMENT GUIDES, SAMPLE BUSINESS PLANS AND POLICES, LOCAL AND INTERNATIONAL REPORT.WORLDGBC HAS 5 REGIONAL NETWORKS WHICH IN 2016 SHARED BETTER PRACTICES AND KNOWLEDGE IN AREAS LIKE: GOVERNANCE, OPERATIONS, EDUCATION AND BUSINESSES DEVELOPMENT OF THE GREEN BUILDING COUNCILS.
Program expenses$310,430.00    
Program descriptionWORLDGBC WORKS TO ESTABLISH NEW MEMBER COUNCILS, WORLDGBC HAS OVER 75 GREEN BUILDING COUNCILS IN DIFFERENT COUNTRIES, THESE GREEN BUILDING COUNCILS (GBCS) ARE UNDER VARIOUS STAGES OF DEVELOPMENT. THE STAGES ARE ESTABLISHED MEMBERS, EMERGING MEMBERS AND PROSPECTIVE MEMBERS. WORLDGBC CONDUCTS REGIONAL SEMINARS TO TEACH THE GBCS DIFFERENT THINGS LIKE: ORGANIZATION STRUCTURE, OFFICER/BOARD RESPONSIBILITIES FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES, METHODS OF EDUCATING THE PUBLIC ON THE BENEFITS OF GREEN BUILDING, ETC. WORLDGBC HAS AN ONLINE "RESOURCES LIBRARY", THIS PLATFORM HAS EDUCATIONAL MATERIAL SUCH AS: DEVELOPMENT GUIDES, SAMPLE BUSINESS PLANS AND POLICES, LOCAL AND INTERNATIONAL REPORT.WORLDGBC HAS 5 REGIONAL NETWORKS WHICH IN 2016 SHARED BETTER PRACTICES AND KNOWLEDGE IN AREAS LIKE: GOVERNANCE, OPERATIONS, EDUCATION AND BUSINESSES DEVELOPMENT OF THE GREEN BUILDING COUNCILS.    
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$1,759,803.00    
Revenue from contributions (total)$1,061,229.00$717,894.00$515,819.00$528,432.00$397,302.00
Investment income, current yr$3,041.00    
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$1,061,229.00    
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00    
Other revenue, current yr$0.00    
Net unrelated business taxable revenue$0.00    
Program service revenue (total)$695,533.00$652,012.00$663,757.00$660,549.00$571,053.00
Gross receipts$1,761,880.00    
Sources of contributions
Revenue from gov't grants$22,645.00    
Revenue from all other contributions$1,038,584.00    
Other types of revenue
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments$4,118.00    
Net rental income $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$1,300,757.00    
Total functional expenses: program service $632,473.00    
Total functional expenses: management and general$619,198.00    
Total functional expenses: fundraising$49,086.00    
Fees for services
Legal fees (total)$1,390.00    
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00    
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$1,232,392.00$696,218.00$327,887.00$528,473.00$420,648.00
Total assets, beginning of year$696,218.00    
Total liabilities$201,097.00$120,943.00$130,164.00$252,955.00$236,770.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$120,943.00    
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr$924,120.00    
Temporarily restricted net assets$107,175.00    
Net assets$1,031,295.00    
Net assets, beginning of year$575,275.00    
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses$459,046.00    
Advertising (total)$100,087.00    
Savings & temp cash investment$1,045,297.00    
Accounts receivable, net$35,504.00    
Prepaid expenses & deferred charges$75,931.00    
Accounts payable & accrued expenses$162,627.00    
Deferred revenue$15,000.00    
Unsecured notes & loans to unrelated parties$23,470.00    
Total net assets or fund balances$1,031,295.00    
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$9,562.00    
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members15    
Number of independent voting members14    
Financial sheets auditedTrue    
Accrual accountingTrue    
Tax year start date2016-01-01    
Tax year end date2016-12-012015-12-012014-12-012013-12-012012-12-01
Indicators for schedules (selected)
LobbiedTrue    
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990    
Date e-filing submitted2018-01-09    
IRS schema version2016v3.0    
Filing identifier201733179349302803    
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