Legal and Financial Information

The Center for Amazon Community Ecology was registered as a Domestic Nonprofit Corporation (Section 5306) of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania on February 1, 2006. Its registered address is 1637 B North Atherton St. #90, State College, PA 16803. The Board of Directors held its organizing meeting and approved the initial bylaws on July 13, 2006.

The Internal Revenue Service approved the Center's application for 501(c)(3) non-profit organizational status on June 25, 2007. This application (Form 1023) is available on request. The effective date for the Center to receive tax-deductible contributions is January 23, 2006. Click HERE to view the Center's IRS determination letter (also available on

View the Center's most recent financial statement.