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Animals : Wildlife Conservation

National Deer Association

We are dedicated to ensuring the future of wild deer, wildlife habitat and hunting.

four stars

93.65

P.O. Box 160 Bogart, GA 30622
tel: (800) 209-3337   Web Site
EIN: 57-0941892

Board Leadership
Rick Dahl
Chairman

CEO
Nick Pinizzotto
President & Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.65 four stars
  Financial 91.02 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/23/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Re-forged on November 10, 2020, from the combined strengths of two deer organizations with 38 years of action, the National Deer Association is united for deer with a new vision to make an impact for conservation immediately and for future generations.

A new, ambitious strategic plan calls for a concentration of effort in four critical areas: (1) education and outreach, (2) recruitment, retention, reactivation, (3) policy and advocacy, and (4) deer diseases.

Re-forged on November 10, 2020, from the combined strengths of two deer organizations with 38 years of action, the National Deer Association is united for deer with a new vision to make an impact for conservation immediately and for future generations.

A new, ambitious strategic plan calls for a concentration of effort in four critical areas: (1) education and outreach, (2) recruitment, retention, reactivation, (3) policy and advocacy, and (4) deer diseases.

Financial

four stars

91.02

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/23/2020 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)
82.5%
  Administrative Expenses 9.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.03
  Program Expenses Growth 6.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 29.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Deer Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Deer Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Deer Association (GA) 93.65 four stars
Delta Waterfowl Foundation (ND) 89.48 three stars
Backcountry Hunters & Anglers (MT) 92.24 four stars
California Waterfowl Association (CA) 90.17 four stars
Ruffed Grouse Society (PA) 97.23 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,081,447
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $774,347
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,855,794
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,855,794
   Other Revenue $902,356
TOTAL REVENUE $3,758,150
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,145,200
   Administrative Expenses $435,308
   Fundraising Expenses $341,188
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,921,696
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-163,546
   
Net Assets $4,060,776

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
National Deer Association has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 12/23/2020 93.65 four stars
2017-12 06/01/2019 92.92 four stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 91.16 four stars
2015-12 08/01/2017 90.48 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 87.62 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 87.09 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 57-0941892
Name in IRS Master File QUALITY DEER MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION
NTEE Code D34
NTEE Classification Wildlife Sanctuary, Refuge
NTEE Type Animal-Related
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (123) Discussion groups, forums, panels lectures, etc.
(529) Ecology or conservation
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 Central - the organization is a parent (group ruling) and is not a church or 501(c)(1) organization.
Group Name QUALITY DEER MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION
Ruling Date December, 2002
Filing Requirement 990 - Required to file Form 990-N - Income less than $50,000 per year
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$166,612 4.24% Brian Murphy CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Deer Association (GA) 93.65 four stars
Sportsmen's Alliance Foundation (OH) 86.17 three stars
Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation (MT) 95.47 four stars
Boone and Crockett Club (MT) 88.91 three stars
California Waterfowl Association (CA) 90.17 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

National Deer Association
P.O. Box 160
Bogart, GA 30622
tel: (800) 209-3337
EIN: 57-0941892

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Board Leadership

Rick Dahl
Chairman

CEO

Nick Pinizzotto
President & Chief Executive Officer

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