Commitment to Accountability

We Don’t Waste is a registered 501(c)(3) public charity. We are proud to steward our resources well. From financial donations, to the hours that our volunteers commit, we don’t take any of it for granted. We have earned the Candid 2024 Platinum Seal of Transparency, demonstrating our commitment to transparency. We’re also received a score of 100% from Charity Navigator, making us a Four Star Charity.

Below, we’ve included our recent annual reports and financials. If you have further questions about our governance, please contact us at 720.443.6113 or email us at info@wedontwaste.org.

FEDERAL TAX I.D. NO. 27-0585966

Charity Navigator Four-Star Rating

Annual Reports


2022 Financial Documents

Form 990

2022 Audit

2021 Financial Documents

Form 990

2021 Audit

2020 Financial Documents

Form 990

2020 Audit

2019 Financial Documents

Form 990

2019 Audit

2018 Financial Documents

Form 990

2018 Audit

Non-discrimination policy

We Don’t Waste is committed to maintaining an inclusive and non-discriminatory culture for its staff, volunteers, partners, board of directors, and program participants. View the full policy here.

If you have any questions about this policy or other We Don’t Waste policies or procedures, you may contact:
Katie Malarkey
Director of Human Resources
6090 E. 39th Ave., Denver, CO 80207
(720) 443-6113 ext. 125

Whistleblower Policy

We Don’t Waste requires directors, officers and employees to observe high standards of business and personal ethics in the conduct of their duties and responsibilities. Employees and representatives of We Don’t Waste are committed to practicing honesty and integrity in fulfilling their responsibilities and complying with all applicable laws and regulations. View the full policy here.

Board of Directors

We Don’t Waste’s Board of Directors governs with a clear commitment to strategy, oversight, and accountability. All voting board members serve in a volunteer capacity. Their ethical, legal, and financial guidance ensures that We Don’t Waste can continue to serve the community well. For a full list of our Board of Directors, click here.

privacy Policy

We Don’t Waste does not provide, sell, or rent email addresses, phone numbers, or addresses to anyone outside the organization. Every transaction processed through your Merchant Services account (powered by CardConnect) is protected using data encryption and tokenization. Bloomerang directs incoming credit card data to a secure CardConnect vault, encrypts it, and assigns it a token.