Animals : Wildlife Conservation

Trout Unlimited, National Office

Conserving, protecting, and restoring North America's coldwater fisheries and their watersheds

four stars

92.38

1777 North Kent Street Suite 100
Arlington, VA 22209
tel: (800) 834-2419   Web Site
EIN: 38-1612715

Board Leadership
Jim Asselstine
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Chris Wood
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.38 four stars
  Financial 90.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Trout Unlimited's (TU) mission is to conserve, protect and restore North America's coldwater fisheries and their watersheds. Today TU is a national organization with more than 150,000 volunteers organized into about 400 chapters from Maine to Montana to Alaska. This dedicated grassroots army is matched by a respected staff of lawyers, policy experts and scientists, who work out of more than 30 offices nationwide. These conservation professionals ensure that TU is at the forefront of fisheries restoration work at the local, state and national levels. Nearly 50 years after its founding, no other conservation organization is as well placed as TU to make a difference for the nation's coldwater fisheries.

Trout Unlimited's (TU) mission is to conserve, protect and restore North America's coldwater fisheries and their watersheds. Today TU is a national organization with more than 150,000 volunteers organized into about 400 chapters from Maine to Montana to Alaska. This dedicated grassroots army is matched by a respected staff of lawyers, policy experts and scientists, who work out of more than 30 offices nationwide. These conservation professionals ensure that TU is at the forefront of fisheries restoration work at the local, state and national levels. Nearly 50 years after its founding, no other conservation organization is as well placed as TU to make a difference for the nation's coldwater fisheries.

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Financial

four stars

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 10/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
88.7%
  Administrative Expenses 3.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.29
  Program Expenses Growth 12.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 30.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Trout Unlimited, National Office on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
Joint Cost Allocation Adjustment applied. Learn more.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Trout Unlimited, National Office on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $20,746,160
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $421,125
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $19,957,200
Total Contributions $41,124,485
   Program Service Revenue $4,868,310
Total Primary Revenue $45,992,795
   Other Revenue $522,263
TOTAL REVENUE $46,515,058
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $43,299,302
   Administrative Expenses $1,738,068
   Fundraising Expenses $3,617,721
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $48,655,091
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-2,140,033
   
Net Assets $19,175,977

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$348,838 0.71% Christopher Wood President and CEO

Mission

Trout Unlimited's (TU) mission is to conserve, protect and restore North America's coldwater fisheries and their watersheds. Today TU is a national organization with more than 150,000 volunteers organized into about 400 chapters from Maine to Montana to Alaska. This dedicated grassroots army is matched by a respected staff of lawyers, policy experts and scientists, who work out of more than 30 offices nationwide. These conservation professionals ensure that TU is at the forefront of fisheries restoration work at the local, state and national levels. Nearly 50 years after its founding, no other conservation organization is as well placed as TU to make a difference for the nation's coldwater fisheries.

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Charity Contact Info

Trout Unlimited, National Office
1777 North Kent Street
Suite 100
Arlington, VA 22209
tel: (800) 834-2419
fax: (703) 284-9400
EIN: 38-1612715

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 7400
Woolly Bugger, WV 25438

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Board Leadership

Jim Asselstine
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Chris Wood
President and CEO