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    Yellowstone Wildlife Sanctuary

    Yellowstone Wildlife Sanctuary

     

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    501(c)(3) organization

    Donations are tax-deductible

    www.yellowstonewildlifesanctuary.org

    PO BOX 675
    Red Lodge MT 59068-0675

    406-446-1133


    Red Lodge MT | IRS ruling year: 1986 | EIN: 81-0422009  

     

    Organization Mission

    Our mission is “Providing lifelong sanctuary to non-releasable Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem (GYE) wildlife while sharing a message of education and conservation.”

     


    Rating Information

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    Good


    This charity's score is 86%, earning it a Three-Star rating. If this organization aligns with your passions and values, you can give with confidence.


    This overall score is calculated from multiple beacon scores, weighted as follows: 80% Accountability & Finance, 10% Leadership & Adaptability, 10% Culture & Community. Learn more about our criteria and methodology.

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    Rating Report

    • Impact & Results
    • Accountability & Finance
    • Culture & Community
    • Leadership & Adaptability
    Accountability & Finance
    Impact & ResultsAccountability & FinanceCulture & CommunityLeadership & Adaptability

     

    Accountability & Finance

     

    Score

    85

    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.

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    Key Accountability Metrics

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    Majority Independent Board Members - 100% independent members8 out of 8 points  
    Independent Board Size - 7 independent members7 out of 7 points  
    Financial Statements - None0 out of 15 points  
    Material Diversion of Assets - None10 out of 10 points  

    Tax Form Disclosures and Policies

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    Website Listed on Tax Form - Listed2 out of 2 points  
    Conflict of Interest Policy - Listed4 out of 4 points  
    Whistleblower Policy - Listed4 out of 4 points  
    Document Retention and Destruction - Listed4 out of 4 points  
    Documents Board Meeting Minutes - Yes2 out of 2 points  

    Website Disclosures

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    Tax Form Posted on Nonprofit's Website - Listed4 out of 4 points  

    Financial Metrics

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    Liabilities to Assets: Ratio - 3.92%15 out of 15 points  
    Program Expense: Ratio - 86.99%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  

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