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Alaska Conservation Foundation
911 W 8th Avenue
Suite 300
Anchorage, AK 99501
tel: (907) 276-1917
fax: (907) 274-4145
EIN: 92-0061466

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Board Leadership

Jim D. DeWitt


Michael Barber
Executive Director

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Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation (Fundraising)

Alaska Conservation Foundation

Ensuring that Alaska's unparalleled natural resources are protected for future generations

(out of 100)
Overall Score & Rating 86.09 3 stars
  Financial 80.75 3 stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 4 stars
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial Performance Metrics
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity’s total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
  Administrative Expenses 12.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.74
  Program Expenses Growth -8.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Alaska Conservation Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Income Statement     (FYE 06/2014)

   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,476,885
   Federated Campaigns $26,485
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,503,370
   Program Service Revenue $6,565
Total Primary Revenue $4,509,935
   Other Revenue $403,882
TOTAL REVENUE $4,913,817
   Program Expenses $3,812,389
   Administrative Expenses $800,581
   Fundraising Expenses $445,608
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-144,761
Net Assets $9,529,120

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Compensation of Leaders     (FYE 06/2014)

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$106,455 2.10% Ann Rothe Executive Director


Founded in 1980, the Alaska Conservation Foundation (ACF) builds strategic leadership and support for Alaskan efforts to take care of wild lands, waters, and wildlife, which sustain diverse cultures, healthy communities, and prosperous economies. ACF is at the hub of the Alaska environmental network, in touch with both local and national efforts. With a demonstrated capacity for taking a long-term view of Alaska, ACF is working to build broad-based public support for environmental protection and for institutionalizing a sound conservation ethic, through grantmaking to the most effective grassroots conservation organizations in Alaska. Since 1980, ACF has made over $40 million worth of grants to over 200 organizations working to ensure that Alaska's wild lands, waters and wildlife are protected for future generations.

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