Animals : Wildlife Conservation

Panthera Corporation

Protecting Wild Cats Protects the Earth

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four stars

93.26

Eight West 40th Street 18th Floor
New York, NY 10018
tel: (646) 786-0400   Web Site
EIN: 20-4668756

Board Leadership
Thomas S. Kaplan
Chairman

CEO
Frédéric Launay
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.26 four stars
  Financial 90.47 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Panthera is the only organization in the world that is devoted exclusively to the conservation of the world's 38 wild cat species and their ecosystems. Utilizing the expertise of the world's premier cat biologists, Panthera develops and implements global strategies for the most imperiled large cats: tigers, lions, jaguars, snow leopards, cheetahs, pumas, and leopards. Representing the most comprehensive effort of its kind, Panthera partners with local and international NGOs, scientific institutions, local communities, governments around the globe, and citizens who want to help ensure a future for wild cats. Panthera's grants program, the Small Cat Action Fund (SCAF), additionally supports conservation and research initiatives on many of the 31 smaller wild cat species around the globe.

Panthera is the only organization in the world that is devoted exclusively to the conservation of the world's 38 wild cat species and their ecosystems. Utilizing the expertise of the world's premier cat biologists, Panthera develops and implements global strategies for the most imperiled large cats: tigers, lions, jaguars, snow leopards, cheetahs, pumas, and leopards. Representing the most comprehensive effort of its kind, Panthera partners with local and international NGOs, scientific institutions, local communities, governments around the globe, and citizens who want to help ensure a future for wild cats. Panthera's grants program, the Small Cat Action Fund (SCAF), additionally supports conservation and research initiatives on many of the 31 smaller wild cat species around the globe.

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Financial

four stars

90.47

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 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)
77.9%
  Administrative Expenses 11.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.17
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.95
  Program Expenses Growth 13.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Panthera Corporation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Panthera Corporation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $8,035,934
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $8,035,934
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $8,035,934
   Other Revenue $254,810
TOTAL REVENUE $8,290,744
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $10,393,454
   Administrative Expenses $1,351,191
   Fundraising Expenses $1,330,715
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $13,075,360
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-4,784,616
   
Net Assets $25,688,498

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$111,212 0.85% Thomas McCarthy Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$135,090 1.03% Howard Quigley Executive Director

Mission

Panthera is the only organization in the world that is devoted exclusively to the conservation of the world's 38 wild cat species and their ecosystems. Utilizing the expertise of the world's premier cat biologists, Panthera develops and implements global strategies for the most imperiled large cats: tigers, lions, jaguars, snow leopards, cheetahs, pumas, and leopards. Representing the most comprehensive effort of its kind, Panthera partners with local and international NGOs, scientific institutions, local communities, governments around the globe, and citizens who want to help ensure a future for wild cats. Panthera's grants program, the Small Cat Action Fund (SCAF), additionally supports conservation and research initiatives on many of the 31 smaller wild cat species around the globe.

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Charity Contact Info

Panthera Corporation
Eight West 40th Street
18th Floor
New York, NY 10018
tel: (646) 786-0400
EIN: 20-4668756

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Board Leadership

Thomas S. Kaplan
Chairman

CEO

Frédéric Launay
President, CEO