Animals : Wildlife Conservation

Pheasants Forever

The habitat organization

four stars

91.16

1783 Buerkle Circle St. Paul, MN 55110
tel: (877) 773-2070   Web Site
EIN: 41-1429149

Board Leadership
Tim Kessler
Chairman

CEO
Howard K. Vincent
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.16 four stars
  Financial 87.50 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Pheasants Forever (PF) is dedicated to the conservation of pheasants, quail and other wildlife through habitat improvements, public awareness, education and land management policies and programs. Since its inception in 1982, Pheasants Forever's wildlife habitat projects have benefited more than 5.3 million acres across the continent. Pheasants Forever launched Quail Forever (QF) in August of 2005 to address the continuing loss of habitat suitable for quail and the subsequent quail population decline. Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever members are a diversified group of hunters, non-hunters, farmers, ranchers, landowners, conservation enthusiasts and wildlife officials. PF and QF are for those who want to make a difference for wildlife by creating habitat, restoring wetlands and protecting prairies.

Pheasants Forever (PF) is dedicated to the conservation of pheasants, quail and other wildlife through habitat improvements, public awareness, education and land management policies and programs. Since its inception in 1982, Pheasants Forever's wildlife habitat projects have benefited more than 5.3 million acres across the continent. Pheasants Forever launched Quail Forever (QF) in August of 2005 to address the continuing loss of habitat suitable for quail and the subsequent quail population decline. Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever members are a diversified group of hunters, non-hunters, farmers, ranchers, landowners, conservation enthusiasts and wildlife officials. PF and QF are for those who want to make a difference for wildlife by creating habitat, restoring wetlands and protecting prairies.

Financial

three stars

87.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/01/2017 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)
86.0%
  Administrative Expenses 3.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.52
  Program Expenses Growth 11.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 21.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pheasants Forever on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pheasants Forever on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $8,543,763
   Federated Campaigns $24,943
   Membership Dues $4,525,863
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $36,446,946
Total Contributions $49,541,515
   Program Service Revenue $7,347,855
Total Primary Revenue $56,889,370
   Other Revenue $10,996,093
TOTAL REVENUE $67,885,463
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $57,035,698
   Administrative Expenses $1,891,902
   Fundraising Expenses $7,082,266
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $66,009,866
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,875,597
   
Net Assets $32,810,722

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$288,132 0.43% Howard K. Vincent President, CEO

Mission

Pheasants Forever (PF) is dedicated to the conservation of pheasants, quail and other wildlife through habitat improvements, public awareness, education and land management policies and programs. Since its inception in 1982, Pheasants Forever's wildlife habitat projects have benefited more than 5.3 million acres across the continent. Pheasants Forever launched Quail Forever (QF) in August of 2005 to address the continuing loss of habitat suitable for quail and the subsequent quail population decline. Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever members are a diversified group of hunters, non-hunters, farmers, ranchers, landowners, conservation enthusiasts and wildlife officials. PF and QF are for those who want to make a difference for wildlife by creating habitat, restoring wetlands and protecting prairies.

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Pheasants Forever (MN) 91.16 four stars
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Ducks Unlimited (TN) 88.38 three stars
Quality Deer Management Association (GA) 90.48 four stars
Trout Unlimited, National Office (VA) 92.38 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Pheasants Forever
1783 Buerkle Circle
St. Paul, MN 55110
tel: (877) 773-2070
fax: (651) 773-5500
EIN: 41-1429149

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Board Leadership

Tim Kessler
Chairman

CEO

Howard K. Vincent
President & CEO