Animals : Wildlife Conservation

WildAid

When the Buying Stops, the Killing Can Too

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four stars

100.00

333 Pine Street Suite 300
San Francisco, CA 94104
tel: (415) 834-3174   Web Site
EIN: 20-3644441

Board Leadership
Pete Solvik
Board Chair

CEO
Peter Knights
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 100.00 four stars
  Financial 100.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

WildAid's mission is to end the illegal wildlife trade in our lifetimes. WildAid works to reduce the demand for illegal wildlife products, and to promote energy conservation, via global public awareness campaigns. WildAid also strives to create model field conservation programs and to strengthen marine protected areas around the world.

WildAid's mission is to end the illegal wildlife trade in our lifetimes. WildAid works to reduce the demand for illegal wildlife products, and to promote energy conservation, via global public awareness campaigns. WildAid also strives to create model field conservation programs and to strengthen marine protected areas around the world.

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Financial

four stars

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
91.1%
  Administrative Expenses 4.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.95
  Program Expenses Growth 25.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by WildAid on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by WildAid on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $8,606,717
   Federated Campaigns $19,562
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $2,452,411
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $11,078,690
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $11,078,690
   Other Revenue $335,845
TOTAL REVENUE $11,414,535
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $8,697,229
   Administrative Expenses $466,641
   Fundraising Expenses $413,258
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $9,577,128
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,837,407
   
Net Assets $17,150,767

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$295,000 3.08% Peter Knights Chief Executive Officer

Mission

WildAid's mission is to end the illegal wildlife trade in our lifetimes. WildAid works to reduce the demand for illegal wildlife products, and to promote energy conservation, via global public awareness campaigns. WildAid also strives to create model field conservation programs and to strengthen marine protected areas around the world.

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WildAid (CA) 100.00 four stars
Cheetah Conservation Fund (VA) 95.47 four stars
Wildlife Center of Virginia (VA) 91.19 four stars
Georgia Wildlife Federation (GA) 90.94 four stars
Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation (OR) 91.58 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

WildAid
333 Pine Street
Suite 300
San Francisco, CA 94104
tel: (415) 834-3174
fax: (415) 834-1759
EIN: 20-3644441

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Board Leadership

Pete Solvik
Board Chair

CEO

Peter Knights
Chief Executive Officer