Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

WILDCOAST

Protecting and preserving coastal ecosystems and wildlife in the Californias and Latin America

four stars

91.06

925 Seacoast Drive Imperial Beach, CA 91932
tel: (619) 423-8665   Web Site
EIN: 77-0536297

Board Leadership
Scott Borden
President

CEO
Serge Dedina
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.06 four stars
  Financial 89.48 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

WiLDCOAST protects and preserves coastal ecosystems and wildlife in the Californias and Latin America by building grassroots support, conducting media campaigns and establishing protected areas. WiLDCOAST was founded in 2000 in order to protect some of the most ecologically important coastal wildlands, islands and marine areas that remain in California and Baja California. Since its inception, WiLDCOAST has successfully protected more than one million acres of coastal wildlands and halted the development plans of illegal mega-resorts throughout the Baja California Peninsula and the Sea of Cortez. Through its innovative conservation campaigns, WiLDCOAST has brought critical attention to pressing environmental issues in the Californias.

WiLDCOAST protects and preserves coastal ecosystems and wildlife in the Californias and Latin America by building grassroots support, conducting media campaigns and establishing protected areas. WiLDCOAST was founded in 2000 in order to protect some of the most ecologically important coastal wildlands, islands and marine areas that remain in California and Baja California. Since its inception, WiLDCOAST has successfully protected more than one million acres of coastal wildlands and halted the development plans of illegal mega-resorts throughout the Baja California Peninsula and the Sea of Cortez. Through its innovative conservation campaigns, WiLDCOAST has brought critical attention to pressing environmental issues in the Californias.

Financial

three stars

89.48

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 04/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
83.2%
  Administrative Expenses 13.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.32
  Program Expenses Growth -12.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by WILDCOAST on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by WILDCOAST on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,502,973
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $41,650
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,544,623
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,544,623
   Other Revenue $74,292
TOTAL REVENUE $1,618,915
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,226,877
   Administrative Expenses $250,171
   Fundraising Expenses $73,687
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,550,735
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $68,180
   
Net Assets $2,564,406

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$111,979 7.22% Serge Dedina Executive Director

Mission

WiLDCOAST protects and preserves coastal ecosystems and wildlife in the Californias and Latin America by building grassroots support, conducting media campaigns and establishing protected areas. WiLDCOAST was founded in 2000 in order to protect some of the most ecologically important coastal wildlands, islands and marine areas that remain in California and Baja California. Since its inception, WiLDCOAST has successfully protected more than one million acres of coastal wildlands and halted the development plans of illegal mega-resorts throughout the Baja California Peninsula and the Sea of Cortez. Through its innovative conservation campaigns, WiLDCOAST has brought critical attention to pressing environmental issues in the Californias.

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Charity Contact Info

WILDCOAST
925 Seacoast Drive
Imperial Beach, CA 91932
tel: (619) 423-8665
fax: (619) 423-8488
EIN: 77-0536297

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Board Leadership

Scott Borden
President

CEO

Serge Dedina
Executive Director