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Animals : Wildlife Conservation

Sportsmen's Alliance Foundation

Protecting and defending America's wildlife conservation programs

87.52

801 Kingsmill Parkway Columbus, OH 43229
tel: (614) 888-4868   Web Site
EIN: 31-0941103

Board Leadership
Orrin H. Ingram
Chairman

CEO
Evan Heusinkveld
President & CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.52
  Financial 83.80
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00
This rating was published 09/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The U.S. Sportsmen's Alliance Foundation protects and defends America's wildlife conservation programs and the pursuits -- hunting, fishing and trapping -- which generate the money to pay for them. The U.S. Sportsmen's Alliance Foundation is responsible for public education, legal defense and research. Its mission is accomplished through several distinct programs, coordinated to provide the most complete defense capability possible. Since 1978, the U.S. Sportsmen's Alliance and its Foundation have been working to defend hunting, fishing, trapping and scientific wildlife management against lawsuits, legislation and ballot issues initiated by anti-hunters.

The U.S. Sportsmen's Alliance Foundation protects and defends America's wildlife conservation programs and the pursuits -- hunting, fishing and trapping -- which generate the money to pay for them. The U.S. Sportsmen's Alliance Foundation is responsible for public education, legal defense and research. Its mission is accomplished through several distinct programs, coordinated to provide the most complete defense capability possible. Since 1978, the U.S. Sportsmen's Alliance and its Foundation have been working to defend hunting, fishing, trapping and scientific wildlife management against lawsuits, legislation and ballot issues initiated by anti-hunters.

Financial

83.80

Accountability & Transparency

93.00

This rating was published 09/01/2021 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)
80.8%
  Administrative Expenses 6.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.60
  Program Expenses Growth -2.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Sportsmen's Alliance Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Sportsmen's Alliance Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Sportsmen's Alliance Foundation (OH) 87.52
Trout Unlimited, Inc. (VA) 92.80
Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership (DC) 92.27
Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation (MT) 94.17
National Deer Association (GA) 90.55

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,475,481
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $28,204
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,503,685
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,503,685
   Other Revenue $140,772
TOTAL REVENUE $1,644,457
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,166,617
   Administrative Expenses $80,528
   Fundraising Expenses $187,365
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,434,510
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $209,947
   
Net Assets $4,430,577

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Education & Information $433,885 37.2%
Legal Defense $273,415 23.4%
Conversation Research $221,256 19.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 09/01/2021 87.52
2018-12 03/01/2020 86.17
2017-12 12/21/2018 89.30
2016-12 03/01/2018 91.16
2015-12 03/01/2017 89.90
2015-12 02/01/2017 88.75
2014-12 06/01/2016 93.66
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 87.23
2013-12 06/01/2015 90.06
2012-12 12/22/2014 90.38
2012-12 06/01/2014 90.09
2011-12 12/01/2013 79.05
2011-12 05/01/2013 78.47
2010-12 04/01/2012 83.45
2009-12 09/20/2011 81.99
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 06/01/2011 75.39
2008-12 05/01/2010 92.69
2007-12 12/17/2008 86.39
2006-12 12/15/2007 83.02
2005-12 12/01/2006 92.58

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 31-0941103
Name in IRS Master File UNITED STATES SPORTSMENS ALLIANCE FOUNDATION
NTEE Code D01
NTEE Classification Alliance/Advocacy Organizations
NTEE Type Animal-Related
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (125) Giving information or opinion (see also Advocacy)
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date October, 1978
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
$181,194 12.63% Evan Heusinkveld President & CEO $59,884

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Sportsmen's Alliance Foundation (OH) 87.52
Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership (DC) 92.27
National Deer Association (GA) 90.55
California Waterfowl Association (CA) 90.17
Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation (MT) 94.17

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Charity Contact Info

Sportsmen's Alliance Foundation
801 Kingsmill Parkway
Columbus, OH 43229
tel: (614) 888-4868
fax: (614) 888-0326
EIN: 31-0941103

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Board Leadership

Orrin H. Ingram
Chairman

CEO

Evan Heusinkveld
President & CEO

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