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Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

Oregon Natural Desert Association

Working to protect, defend and restore Oregon's high desert for over 25 years

four stars

94.85

50 South West Bond Street Suite 4
Bend, OR 97702
tel: (541) 330-2638   Web Site
EIN: 94-3098621

Board Leadership
Ray Hartwell
President

CEO
Brent Fenty
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.85 four stars
  Financial 98.02 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Oregon Natural Desert Association's mission is to protect, defend and restore Oregon's high desert. Working in partnership with more than 10,000 members and supporters, ONDA is the only group dedicated exclusively to the conservation of Oregon's high desert public lands.

Our work includes championing land protection, speaking out for fish and wildlife and restoring vital high desert habitat. ONDA was instrumental in creating the first three desert wilderness areas in Oregon, and our work has protected and restored hundreds of miles of rivers and millions of acres of public land.

ONDA is committed to ensuring Oregon's most beautiful and ecologically-vital high desert public lands are permanently protected, home to diverse populations of wildlife, and available for people to enjoy forever. Current initiatives are focused in the Central Oregon Backcountry, the John Day River basin, the Greater Hart Sheldon Landscape and the Owyhee Canyonlands.

Oregon Natural Desert Association's mission is to protect, defend and restore Oregon's high desert. Working in partnership with more than 10,000 members and supporters, ONDA is the only group dedicated exclusively to the conservation of Oregon's high desert public lands.

Our work includes championing land protection, speaking out for fish and wildlife and restoring vital high desert habitat. ONDA was instrumental in creating the first three desert wilderness areas in Oregon, and our work has protected and restored hundreds of miles of rivers and millions of acres of public land.

ONDA is committed to ensuring Oregon's most beautiful and ecologically-vital high desert public lands are permanently protected, home to diverse populations of wildlife, and available for people to enjoy forever. Current initiatives are focused in the Central Oregon Backcountry, the John Day River basin, the Greater Hart Sheldon Landscape and the Owyhee Canyonlands.

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Financial

four stars

98.02

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 08/01/2017 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)
86.8%
  Administrative Expenses 7.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.23
  Program Expenses Growth 5.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Oregon Natural Desert Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Oregon Natural Desert Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Oregon Natural Desert Association (OR) 94.85 four stars
Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation (TX) 95.05 four stars
The Garden Conservancy (NY) 92.23 four stars
Appalachian Voices (NC) 100.00 four stars
Environmental Defense Fund (NY) 92.89 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,155,303
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $180,907
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,336,210
   Program Service Revenue $122,390
Total Primary Revenue $1,458,600
   Other Revenue $80,382
TOTAL REVENUE $1,538,982
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,299,014
   Administrative Expenses $129,142
   Fundraising Expenses $106,108
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,534,264
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $4,718
   
Net Assets $2,071,970

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History
Oregon Natural Desert Association has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 08/01/2017 94.85 four stars
2015-12 08/01/2016 95.05 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 87.27 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 87.23 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 94-3098621
Name in IRS Master File OREGON NATURAL DESERT ASSOCIATION INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (320) Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, 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 August, 1994
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, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$115,724 7.54% Brent Fenty Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Oregon Natural Desert Association (OR) 94.85 four stars
EarthShare Texas (TX) 85.85 three stars
LightHawk (CO) 85.58 three stars
Walden Woods Project (MA) 94.05 four stars
As You Sow (CA) 91.45 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Oregon Natural Desert Association
50 South West Bond Street
Suite 4
Bend, OR 97702
tel: (541) 330-2638
EIN: 94-3098621

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Board Leadership

Ray Hartwell
President

CEO

Brent Fenty
Executive Director

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