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    Friends of the Rosamond Gifford Zoo at Burnet Park
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    Accountability & Finance
    Culture & Community
    Leadership & Adaptability

    Friends of the Rosamond Gifford Zoo at Burnet Park

     
    501(c)(3) organization
    Donations are tax-deductible
    1 Conservation Place
    Syracuse NY 13204

    Syracuse NY | IRS ruling year: 1976 | EIN: 23-7083532  
    An EIN is a unique nine-digit number that identifies a business for tax purposes.
     
    Organization Mission
    Incorporated in 1970, the purpose of the Friends of the Rosamond Gifford Zoo at Burnet Park is to stimulate the interest of the public in the extension and improveme ... (More)
     

    Rating Information

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    Great

    This charity's score is 93%, earning it a Four-Star rating. If this organization aligns with your passions and values, you can give with confidence.

    This overall score is calculated entirely from a single beacon score, weighted as follows: 100% Accountability & Finance. Learn more about our criteria and methodology.

    Historical Ratings

    Rating Report

    Accountability & Finance
    Score

    93

    Most Recent Fiscal Year:
    FY 2022
    This beacon provides an assessment of a charity's financial health (financial efficiency, sustainability, and trustworthiness) and its commitment to governance practices and policies.

    Key Accountability Metrics

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    Majority Independent Board Members - 100% independent members
    10 out of 10 points
    Independent Board Size - 20 independent members
    10 out of 10 points
    Financial Statements - Audit and Oversight Committee
    20 out of 20 points
    Material Diversion of Assets - None
    20 out of 20 points

    Tax Form Disclosures and Policies

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    No Credit
    Website Listed on Tax Form - Listed
    5 out of 5 points
    Conflict of Interest Policy - Listed
    5 out of 5 points
    Whistleblower Policy - Listed
    5 out of 5 points
    Document Retention and Destruction - Listed
    5 out of 5 points
    Documents Board Meeting Minutes - Yes
    5 out of 5 points
    Tax Form Distributed to Board Before Filing - Listed
    5 out of 5 points
    Loans to/from Officers - None
    5 out of 5 points

    Website Disclosures

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    No Credit
    Tax Form Posted on Nonprofit's Website - Missing
    0 out of 5 points

    Financial Metrics

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    Liabilities to Assets: Ratio - 10.11%
    25 out of 25 points
    Program Expense: Ratio - 66.61%
    21 out of 25 points
    Fundraising Efficiency: Ratio - $0.26
    20 out of 25 points
    Working Capital: Ratio - 2.07 years
    25 out of 25 points

    Additional Information

    Total Revenue and Expenses - Data Available
    Salary of Key Persons - Data Available
    IRS Published Data (Business Master File) - Data Available
    Data Sources (IRS Forms 990) - Data Available