Animals : Wildlife Conservation

Wildlife Forever

Conserving America's wildlife heritage

three stars

83.33

2700 Freeway Boulevard Suite 1000
Brooklyn Center, MN 55430
tel: (763) 253-0222   Web Site
EIN: 36-3566121

Board Leadership
Scott Grieve
Chairman

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.33 three stars
  Financial 77.50 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of Wildlife Forever is to conserve America's wildlife heritage through conservation education, preservation of habitat and management of fish and wildlife. Since 1987, Wildlife Forever has provided funding to more than 600 projects in 50 states plus Canada through private special interest conservation groups, state game and fish departments and federal agencies. Wildlife Forever projects target research, management, land acquisition, and educational purposes. Special emphasis is placed upon grassroots programs.

The mission of Wildlife Forever is to conserve America's wildlife heritage through conservation education, preservation of habitat and management of fish and wildlife. Since 1987, Wildlife Forever has provided funding to more than 600 projects in 50 states plus Canada through private special interest conservation groups, state game and fish departments and federal agencies. Wildlife Forever projects target research, management, land acquisition, and educational purposes. Special emphasis is placed upon grassroots programs.

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Financial

two stars

77.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
94.2%
  Administrative Expenses 2.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.07
  Program Expenses Growth -4.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 37.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Wildlife Forever on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Wildlife Forever on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $682,109
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $608,561
Total Contributions $1,290,670
   Program Service Revenue $79,675
Total Primary Revenue $1,370,345
   Other Revenue $3
TOTAL REVENUE $1,370,348
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,221,739
   Administrative Expenses $31,491
   Fundraising Expenses $42,301
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,295,531
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $74,817
   
Net Assets $104,146

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$126,234 9.74% Doug Grann President

Mission

The mission of Wildlife Forever is to conserve America's wildlife heritage through conservation education, preservation of habitat and management of fish and wildlife. Since 1987, Wildlife Forever has provided funding to more than 600 projects in 50 states plus Canada through private special interest conservation groups, state game and fish departments and federal agencies. Wildlife Forever projects target research, management, land acquisition, and educational purposes. Special emphasis is placed upon grassroots programs.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Wildlife Forever (MN) 83.33 three stars
Snow Leopard Trust (WA) 93.73 four stars
Georgia Wildlife Federation (GA) 92.92 four stars
The Marine Mammal Center (CA) 94.11 four stars
American Bird Conservancy (VA) 92.91 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Wildlife Forever
2700 Freeway Boulevard
Suite 1000
Brooklyn Center, MN 55430
tel: (763) 253-0222
fax: (763) 560-9961
EIN: 36-3566121

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Board Leadership

Scott Grieve
Chairman