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Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park

Connecting you to your national park

three stars

88.91

1403 West Hines Hill Road Peninsula, OH 44264
tel: (330) 657-2909   Web Site
EIN: 34-1917257

Board Leadership
James Nash
Chair

CEO
Deb Yandala
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.91 three stars
  Financial 84.32 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park (CVNP) is a non-profit organization with a mission to engage public support and provide services to enhance public use and enjoyment of the park. Our vision is simple: Connecting you to your national park. Preserving it for future generations.

The Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park (CVNP) is a non-profit organization with a mission to engage public support and provide services to enhance public use and enjoyment of the park. Our vision is simple: Connecting you to your national park. Preserving it for future generations.

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Financial

three stars

84.32

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 09/01/2018 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)
73.9%
  Administrative Expenses 10.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 15.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.74
  Program Expenses Growth 14.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park (OH) 88.91 three stars
Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy (CA) 90.38 four stars
Yellowstone Forever (WY) 90.63 four stars
Grand Teton National Park Foundation (WY) 98.23 four stars
National Park Foundation (DC) 91.50 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,532,270
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $359,202
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $364,456
Total Contributions $7,255,928
   Program Service Revenue $1,308,818
Total Primary Revenue $8,564,746
   Other Revenue $59,761
TOTAL REVENUE $8,624,507
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,161,383
   Administrative Expenses $423,062
   Fundraising Expenses $658,483
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,242,928
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $4,381,579
   
Net Assets $6,696,604

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
Cuyahoga Valley Environmental Education Center $1,210,592 38.3%
Community Engagement $1,950,791 61.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-08 09/01/2018 88.91 three stars
2016-08 11/01/2017 76.68 two stars
2015-08 08/01/2017 81.60 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 34-1917257
Name in IRS Master File CONSERVANCY FOR CUYAHOGA VALLEY NATIONAL PARK
NTEE Code C60
NTEE Classification Environmental Education and Outdoor Survival Programs
NTEE Type Environmental Quality, Protection and Beautification
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
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 May, 2000
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End August
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • August, 2017
  • August, 2016
  • August, 2015
  • August, 2014
  • August, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$132,090 3.11% Deborah Yandala Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park (OH) 88.91 three stars
Friends of Acadia (ME) 93.37 four stars
Yellowstone Forever (WY) 90.63 four stars
Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy (CA) 90.38 four stars
Grand Teton National Park Foundation (WY) 98.23 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park
1403 West Hines Hill Road
Peninsula, OH 44264
tel: (330) 657-2909
EIN: 34-1917257

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Board Leadership

James Nash
Chair

CEO

Deb Yandala
Chief Executive Officer

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