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Four Corners School of Outdoor Education

Creating lifelong learning experiences about the Colorado Plateau bioregion

three stars

86.82

1117 N. Main Street Monticello, UT 84535
tel: (800) 525-4456   Web Site
EIN: 39-1509336

Board Leadership
Seth Levy
President

CEO
Chris Giangreco
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.82 three stars
  Financial 95.21 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 82.00 three stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Canyon Country Discovery Center creates lifelong learning experiences about the Colorado Plateau through adventure, education, and stewardship.

Canyon Country Discovery Center creates lifelong learning experiences about the Colorado Plateau through adventure, education, and stewardship.

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Financial

four stars

95.21

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

82.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
77.0%
  Administrative Expenses 19.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.47
  Program Expenses Growth 11.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Four Corners School of Outdoor Education on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Four Corners School of Outdoor Education on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Four Corners School of Outdoor Education (UT) 86.82 three stars
Ocean Discovery Institute (CA) 88.29 three stars
Wilderness Inquiry (MN) 97.94 four stars
IslandWood (WA) 90.83 four stars
NYC Outward Bound Schools (NY) 92.77 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $290,621
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $269,723
Total Contributions $560,344
   Program Service Revenue $456,993
Total Primary Revenue $1,017,337
   Other Revenue $6,034
TOTAL REVENUE $1,023,371
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,659,835
   Administrative Expenses $289,461
   Fundraising Expenses $67,651
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,016,947
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-993,576
   
Net Assets $7,675,058

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Stewardship $826,914 49.8%
Education Programming $304,810 18.4%
Adventure Programming $271,307 16.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 03/01/2020 86.82 three stars
2017-12 06/01/2019 89.46 three stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 91.67 four stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 92.10 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 85.69 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 86.85 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 88.48 three stars
2012-12 12/20/2013 88.72 three stars
2011-12 11/01/2013 89.33 three stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 39-1509336
Name in IRS Master File FOUR CORNERS SCHOOL OF OUTDOOR EDUCATION INC
NTEE Code C60
NTEE Classification Environmental Education and Outdoor Survival Programs
NTEE Type Environmental Quality, Protection and Beautification
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (30) School, college, trade school, etc.
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date June, 1987
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$35,354 1.75% Chris Giangreco Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$55,731 2.76% Stormy Eldredge Interim Executive Director
$16,151 0.80% Jeff Weinmeister Executive Director
$10,100 0.50% Bill Boyle Board Member

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Four Corners School of Outdoor Education (UT) 86.82 three stars
Shake-A-Leg Miami (FL) 85.12 three stars
NYC Outward Bound Schools (NY) 92.77 four stars
Sea Education Association (MA) 87.47 three stars
Wilderness Inquiry (MN) 97.94 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Four Corners School of Outdoor Education
1117 N. Main Street
Monticello, UT 84535
tel: (800) 525-4456
fax: (435) 587-2193
EIN: 39-1509336

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 1029
Monticello, UT 84535

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Board Leadership

Seth Levy
President

CEO

Chris Giangreco
Executive Director

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