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Animals : Wildlife Conservation

Loggerhead Marinelife Center

Promoting the conservation of ocean ecosystems

93.60

14200 U.S. Highway One Juno Beach, FL 33408
tel: (561) 627-8280   Web Site
EIN: 59-2445926

Board Leadership
Brian K. Waxman
Chair

CEO
Kyle Van Houtan
President & CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.60
  Financial 94.28
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00
This rating was published 10/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Loggerhead Marinelife Center (LMC) is a non-profit sea turtle hospital that promotes conservation of ocean ecosystems with a focus on threatened and endangered sea turtles.

LMC is dedicated to ocean conservation efforts specifically through education, conservation and research efforts of LMC staff and volunteers. We can not do this alone - we need your support to help us achieve our vision, to be recognized locally and internationally as the leading authority in sea turtle education, research, and rehabilitation.

The Center is situated on one of the world's most important sea turtle nesting beaches and features an on-site campus hospital, research laboratory, educational exhibits and aquariums.

Loggerhead Marinelife Center (LMC) is a non-profit sea turtle hospital that promotes conservation of ocean ecosystems with a focus on threatened and endangered sea turtles.

LMC is dedicated to ocean conservation efforts specifically through education, conservation and research efforts of LMC staff and volunteers. We can not do this alone - we need your support to help us achieve our vision, to be recognized locally and internationally as the leading authority in sea turtle education, research, and rehabilitation.

The Center is situated on one of the world's most important sea turtle nesting beaches and features an on-site campus hospital, research laboratory, educational exhibits and aquariums.

Financial

94.28

Accountability & Transparency

93.00

This rating was published 10/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
85.3%
  Administrative Expenses 6.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.79
  Program Expenses Growth 6.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 11.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Loggerhead Marinelife Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Loggerhead Marinelife Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Loggerhead Marinelife Center (FL) 93.60
Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation (OR) 92.91
American Society for the Protection of Nature in Israel (NY) 89.02
Bat Conservation International (TX) 91.33
Wildlife Center of Virginia (VA) 95.58

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,883,697
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $353,942
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $335,900
Total Contributions $6,573,539
   Program Service Revenue $1,048,518
Total Primary Revenue $7,622,057
   Other Revenue $1,504,350
TOTAL REVENUE $9,126,407
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,871,856
   Administrative Expenses $301,571
   Fundraising Expenses $395,140
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,568,567
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $4,557,840
   
Net Assets $16,542,055

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
Educational Programs $1,087,613 28.1%
Beach Clean Up $984,666 25.4%
Sea Turtle Care and Release $916,250 23.7%

Ratings History
Loggerhead Marinelife Center has received 8 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 10/01/2021 93.60
2018-12 06/01/2020 93.91
2017-12 06/01/2019 94.74
2016-12 08/01/2018 92.62
2015-12 06/01/2017 92.42
2014-12 06/01/2016 90.17
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 08/01/2015 91.64
2012-12 06/01/2014 91.58
2011-12 11/01/2013 86.97

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

EIN 59-2445926
Name in IRS Master File LOGGERHEAD MARINELIFE CENTER INC
NTEE Code U21
NTEE Classification Marine Science and Oceanography
NTEE Type Science and Technology Research Institutes, Services
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (60) Museum, zoo, planetarium, etc.
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
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 December, 1988
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$120,053 2.62% Tim Hannon Co-Interim CEO and COO
Other Salaries of Note
$175,500 3.84% Jack Lighton Former President, CEO
$113,109 2.47% Caitlin Farmer Co-Interim CEO and CFO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Loggerhead Marinelife Center (FL) 93.60
International Primate Protection League (SC) 90.66
WildAid (CA) 96.48
Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation (OR) 92.91
Wild Salmon Center (OR) 91.00

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Charity Contact Info

Loggerhead Marinelife Center
14200 U.S. Highway One
Juno Beach, FL 33408
tel: (561) 627-8280
fax: (561) 627-8305
EIN: 59-2445926

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Board Leadership

Brian K. Waxman
Chair

CEO

Kyle Van Houtan
President & CEO

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