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Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania

Connecting People to Birds and Nature Since 1916

three stars

87.48

614 Dorseyville Road Pittsburgh, PA 15238
tel: (412) 963-6100   Web Site
EIN: 25-1324559

Board Leadership
Gwilym A. Price III
President

CEO
Jim Bonner
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.48 three stars
  Financial 82.76 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

three stars

82.76

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 07/01/2017 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)
73.4%
  Administrative Expenses 5.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 20.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 5.23
  Program Expenses Growth 3.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania (PA) 87.48 three stars
Massachusetts Audubon Society (MA) 95.84 four stars
New Jersey Audubon Society (NJ) 90.59 four stars
National Audubon Society (NY) 92.34 four stars
Schlitz Audubon Nature Center (WI) 88.31 three stars

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The Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania has been connecting people to birds and nature since 1916. They have three public properties: Beechwood Farms Nature Reserve (Fox Chapel), Succop Nature Park (Butler), and Todd Nature Reserve (Sarver) and offer programs for people of all ages and encourage our visitors to connect with nature in a way that will motivate them to become active and engaged in our natural world.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,359,458
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $276,020
Total Contributions $1,635,478
   Program Service Revenue $211,514
Total Primary Revenue $1,846,992
   Other Revenue $337,392
TOTAL REVENUE $2,184,384
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,166,083
   Administrative Expenses $89,106
   Fundraising Expenses $334,516
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,589,705
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $594,679
   
Net Assets $8,211,387

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
Environmental Education $851,905 73.1%
Succop Conservancy $198,520 17.0%
Nature Store $115,658 9.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 07/01/2017 87.48 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 25-1324559
Name in IRS Master File AUDUBON SOCIETY OF WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA INC
NTEE Code C30
NTEE Classification Natural Resources Conservation and Protection
NTEE Type Environmental Quality, Protection and Beautification
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (350) Preservation of natural resources (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 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 March, 1966
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$93,055 5.85% James Bonner Executive Director

The Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania has been connecting people to birds and nature since 1916. They have three public properties: Beechwood Farms Nature Reserve (Fox Chapel), Succop Nature Park (Butler), and Todd Nature Reserve (Sarver) and offer programs for people of all ages and encourage our visitors to connect with nature in a way that will motivate them to become active and engaged in our natural world.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania (PA) 87.48 three stars
Audubon Society of Portland (OR) 94.74 four stars
National Audubon Society (NY) 92.34 four stars
Schlitz Audubon Nature Center (WI) 88.31 three stars
Connecticut Audubon Society (CT) 86.55 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania
614 Dorseyville Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15238
tel: (412) 963-6100
fax: (412) 963-6761
EIN: 25-1324559

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Board Leadership

Gwilym A. Price III
President

CEO

Jim Bonner
Executive Director

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