The CREW is built on the trust and support of partners, donors, employees, and all who are positively impacted by our work.

We practice financial transparency and accountability, and adhere to best practices in nonprofit financial management.


Our Form 990, Tax Return for Nonprofit Organizations,
reflects a fiscal year of January 1 – December 31.


Form 990 – Fiscal Year 2021

Form 990 – Fiscal Year 2020

Form 990 – Fiscal Year 2019

Form 990 – Fiscal Year 2018


Program highlights, project stories, impact statements and more
2020 Annual Report
2019 Annual Report

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January-December 2020

11,800 hours worked in the field

23 fire prevention projects impacting 22,000 acres

16 miles of trails maintained

13 acres under ecological restoration

38 low-income and elderly residents received no-cost brush clearance

200 individual donors – community members, foundations, and local businesses


The C.R.E.W. provides employment and leadership training to teens and young adults through hands-on environmental work.  Since 1991, C.R.E.W. members work year-round to maintain trails, restore habitats, and reduce the risk of wildfire, while building skills and developing relationships that last a lifetime.