Animals : Wildlife Conservation

Backcountry Hunters & Anglers

The Voice for Our Wild Public Lands, Waters, and Wildlife

92.24

725 West Alder Street Suite 11
Missoula, MT 59802
tel: (406) 926-1908   Web Site
EIN: 20-1037177

Board Leadership
Ryan Busse
Chair

CEO
Land Tawney
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.24
  Financial 92.50
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00
This rating was published 07/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Backcountry Hunters & Anglers seeks to ensure North America's outdoor heritage of hunting and fishing in a natural setting, through education and work on behalf of wild public lands and waters. Since the freedom to hunt and fish depends on habitat, efforts are focused on three key issues: Access & Opportunity, Public Lands & Waters, and Fair Chase. Backcountry Hunters & Anglers works to enhance access to pubic land, to conserve habitats and landscapes, and to advocate for ethical hunting standards.

Backcountry Hunters & Anglers seeks to ensure North America's outdoor heritage of hunting and fishing in a natural setting, through education and work on behalf of wild public lands and waters. Since the freedom to hunt and fish depends on habitat, efforts are focused on three key issues: Access & Opportunity, Public Lands & Waters, and Fair Chase. Backcountry Hunters & Anglers works to enhance access to pubic land, to conserve habitats and landscapes, and to advocate for ethical hunting standards.

Financial

92.50

Accountability & Transparency

92.00

This rating was published 07/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
94.3%
  Administrative Expenses 2.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.41
  Program Expenses Growth 33.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Backcountry Hunters & Anglers on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Backcountry Hunters & Anglers on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,580,247
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $1,077,486
   Fundraising Events $96,622
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,754,355
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,754,355
   Other Revenue $515,506
TOTAL REVENUE $4,269,861
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,663,988
   Administrative Expenses $92,521
   Fundraising Expenses $129,070
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,885,579
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $384,282
   
Net Assets $1,621,828

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$145,200 3.73% Land Tawney President & CEO

Mission

Backcountry Hunters & Anglers seeks to ensure North America's outdoor heritage of hunting and fishing in a natural setting, through education and work on behalf of wild public lands and waters. Since the freedom to hunt and fish depends on habitat, efforts are focused on three key issues: Access & Opportunity, Public Lands & Waters, and Fair Chase. Backcountry Hunters & Anglers works to enhance access to pubic land, to conserve habitats and landscapes, and to advocate for ethical hunting standards.

Highly Rated

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

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Charity Contact Info

Backcountry Hunters & Anglers
725 West Alder Street
Suite 11
Missoula, MT 59802
tel: (406) 926-1908
EIN: 20-1037177

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Board Leadership

Ryan Busse
Chair

CEO

Land Tawney
President & CEO