Animals : Zoos and Aquariums

San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance

A World Where All Life Thrives

four stars

94.60

2920 Zoo Drive San Diego, CA 92101
tel: (619) 557-3947   Web Site
EIN: 95-1648219

Board Leadership
Steven Tappan
Board Chairman

CEO
Douglas Myers
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.60 four stars
  Financial 92.99 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance is committed to saving species worldwide by uniting our expertise in animal care and conservation science with our dedication to inspiring passion for nature.

San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance is committed to saving species worldwide by uniting our expertise in animal care and conservation science with our dedication to inspiring passion for nature.

Financial

four stars

92.99

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 05/01/2021 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)
86.0%
  Administrative Expenses 10.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.85
  Program Expenses Growth 4.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 24.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $133,293,731
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $3,458,704
   Fundraising Events $1,493,630
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $19,613,399
Total Contributions $157,859,464
   Program Service Revenue $232,029,376
Total Primary Revenue $389,888,840
   Other Revenue $32,203,359
TOTAL REVENUE $422,092,199
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $260,188,897
   Administrative Expenses $33,893,897
   Fundraising Expenses $9,433,667
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $303,516,461
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $118,575,738
   
Net Assets $629,457,621

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$977,859 0.32% Douglas Myers President, CEO

Mission

San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance is committed to saving species worldwide by uniting our expertise in animal care and conservation science with our dedication to inspiring passion for nature.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance (CA) 94.60 four stars
Denver Zoological Foundation (CO) 86.48 three stars
National Aviary (PA) 93.16 four stars
Phoenix Zoo (AZ) 92.88 four stars
Indianapolis Zoo (IN) 93.97 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance
2920 Zoo Drive
San Diego, CA 92101
tel: (619) 557-3947
fax: (619) 744-3345
EIN: 95-1648219

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 120551
San Diego, CA 92112

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Board Leadership

Steven Tappan
Board Chairman

CEO

Douglas Myers
President, CEO