Accomplishments & Reports

Together, we inspire and empower environmental stewardship for all through transformative educational experiences in nature. What does this look like on the ground? These program reports show a few examples of how you are making a difference with your support.

2019 Reports

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    2019 Mountain School Report

    (pdf) Mountain School is our residential education program at the Environmental Learning Center in the heart of North Cascades National Park. Over 3 days, students spend 26 hours learning about ecological communities with their classmates, teachers, and parent chaperones. Hands-on, interdisciplinary experiences connect students to the natural and cultural history of our watershed.

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    2019 Youth Leadership Report

    (pdf) Youth Leadership Adventures is a progression of transformational learning experiences, designed for local underserved youth to jump-start lifelong engagement with nature, stewardship, and community. Primary activities are Outdoor Leadership and Science and Sustainability Summer Courses in North Cascades National Park and Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest.

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    2019 Mt. Baker Snow School Report

    (pdf) Mt. Baker Snow School fosters connections between mountain snowpack and our watershed health. The alpine heights of Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest become a living laboratory—blending citizen science, environmental education, and recreation.

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    2018-2019 Forest School Report

    (pdf) Forest School is a collaboration between Bellingham Public Schools and North Cascades Institute. Beginning in 2019, every 3rd grader in Bellingham will be guided by Institute program instructors in an exploration of the local forest ecosystem at the Gordon Carter site on the south end of Lake Whatcom.

2019 Financial and Tax Statements


2019 Audited
Financial Statement



2019 Financial
Statement Summary



Form 990

2018 Reports

2018 NCI Annual Report

2018 Annual Report

2018 Mountain School Report

2018 Mountain School Report (pdf)

2018 Mt Baker Snow School Report

2018 Mt. Baker Snow School Report

2018 Youth Leadership Adventures Report

2018 Youth Leadership Adventures Report (pdf)

2018 Audited Financial Statement

2018 Audited Financial Statement (pdf)

2018 Form 990

2018 Form 990 (pdf)

2017 Reports

2016 Reports

2015 Reports

2014 Reports

2013 Reports

2012 Reports