Environment : Botanical Gardens, Parks, and Nature Centers

Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy

Parks for all forever

four stars

93.20

Building 201 Fort Mason
San Francisco, CA 94123
tel: (415) 561-3000   Web Site
EIN: 94-2781708

Board Leadership
Colin Lind
Chair

CEO
Greg Moore
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.20 four stars
  Financial 94.68 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy is the nonprofit membership organization created to preserve the Golden Gate National Parks, enhance the experiences of park visitors, and build a community dedicated to conserving the parks for the future. Since its inception in 1981, the Parks Conservancy has provided the Golden Gate National Parks with $140 million in support. Currently, the Conservancy has more than 13,500 members. We steward more than 80,400 acres across more than 30 spectacular park sites; foster environmental awareness in 18,000 school children every year; and protect 1,200 plant and animals species, while growing over 140,000 native plants each year for restoration work park wide.

The Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy is the nonprofit membership organization created to preserve the Golden Gate National Parks, enhance the experiences of park visitors, and build a community dedicated to conserving the parks for the future. Since its inception in 1981, the Parks Conservancy has provided the Golden Gate National Parks with $140 million in support. Currently, the Conservancy has more than 13,500 members. We steward more than 80,400 acres across more than 30 spectacular park sites; foster environmental awareness in 18,000 school children every year; and protect 1,200 plant and animals species, while growing over 140,000 native plants each year for restoration work park wide.

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Financial

four stars

94.68

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 03/01/2018 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)
83.9%
  Administrative Expenses 11.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.33
  Program Expenses Growth 16.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $8,050,257
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,222,557
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $4,778,260
Total Contributions $14,051,074
   Program Service Revenue $21,573,661
Total Primary Revenue $35,624,735
   Other Revenue $13,450,420
TOTAL REVENUE $49,075,155
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $46,534,268
   Administrative Expenses $5,515,053
   Fundraising Expenses $2,590,575
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $54,639,896
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-5,564,741
   
Net Assets $69,628,888

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$325,566 0.59% Gregory Moore President & CEO

Mission

The Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy is the nonprofit membership organization created to preserve the Golden Gate National Parks, enhance the experiences of park visitors, and build a community dedicated to conserving the parks for the future. Since its inception in 1981, the Parks Conservancy has provided the Golden Gate National Parks with $140 million in support. Currently, the Conservancy has more than 13,500 members. We steward more than 80,400 acres across more than 30 spectacular park sites; foster environmental awareness in 18,000 school children every year; and protect 1,200 plant and animals species, while growing over 140,000 native plants each year for restoration work park wide.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy (CA) 93.20 four stars
Grand Teton National Park Foundation (WY) 95.65 four stars
National Park Foundation (DC) 91.52 four stars
National Parks Conservation Association (DC) 86.20 three stars
Planting Fields Foundation (NY) 88.58 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy
Building 201
Fort Mason
San Francisco, CA 94123
tel: (415) 561-3000
fax: (415) 561-3003
EIN: 94-2781708

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Board Leadership

Colin Lind
Chair

CEO

Greg Moore
President & CEO