Animals : Zoos and Aquariums

Greater Los Angeles Zoo Association

Nurturing wildlife and enriching the human experience

four stars

92.45

5333 Zoo Drive Los Angeles, CA 90027
tel: (323) 644-4701   Web Site
EIN: 95-2369545

Board Leadership
Richard Corgel
Chair

CEO
Connie Morgan
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.45 four stars
  Financial 89.33 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Greater Los Angeles Zoo Association (GLAZA) was created to support the Los Angeles Zoo in its mission to nurture wildlife and enrich the human experience. GLAZA's primary responsibility is to seek and provide financial support for the Zoo's programs and capital projects. GLAZA provides support through fundraising, membership, organizing special events and travel programs, producing award-winning publications, coordinating one of the largest zoo volunteer programs in the country, administering the contract for visitor services concessions within the Zoo, and supporting community relations, and public relations.

The Greater Los Angeles Zoo Association (GLAZA) was created to support the Los Angeles Zoo in its mission to nurture wildlife and enrich the human experience. GLAZA's primary responsibility is to seek and provide financial support for the Zoo's programs and capital projects. GLAZA provides support through fundraising, membership, organizing special events and travel programs, producing award-winning publications, coordinating one of the largest zoo volunteer programs in the country, administering the contract for visitor services concessions within the Zoo, and supporting community relations, and public relations.

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Financial

three stars

89.33

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 08/01/2018 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)
77.9%
  Administrative Expenses 12.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.86
  Program Expenses Growth 3.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Greater Los Angeles Zoo Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Greater Los Angeles Zoo Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $8,948,458
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $5,755,897
   Fundraising Events $1,555,007
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $16,259,362
   Program Service Revenue $3,443,230
Total Primary Revenue $19,702,592
   Other Revenue $1,029,989
TOTAL REVENUE $20,732,581
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $12,333,731
   Administrative Expenses $1,811,341
   Fundraising Expenses $1,534,002
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $15,679,074
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $5,053,507
   
Net Assets $31,309,189

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$291,632 1.86% Connie Morgan President

Mission

The Greater Los Angeles Zoo Association (GLAZA) was created to support the Los Angeles Zoo in its mission to nurture wildlife and enrich the human experience. GLAZA's primary responsibility is to seek and provide financial support for the Zoo's programs and capital projects. GLAZA provides support through fundraising, membership, organizing special events and travel programs, producing award-winning publications, coordinating one of the largest zoo volunteer programs in the country, administering the contract for visitor services concessions within the Zoo, and supporting community relations, and public relations.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Greater Los Angeles Zoo Association (CA) 92.45 four stars
Henry Vilas Park Zoological Society (WI) 90.07 four stars
Elmwood Park Zoo (PA) 89.94 three stars
Zoo Miami Foundation (FL) 93.74 four stars
Saint Louis Zoo Association (MO) 85.82 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Greater Los Angeles Zoo Association
5333 Zoo Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90027
tel: (323) 644-4701
fax: (323) 644-4720
EIN: 95-2369545

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Board Leadership

Richard Corgel
Chair

CEO

Connie Morgan
President