Environment : Botanical Gardens, Parks, and Nature Centers

Audubon Naturalist Society

ANS seeks to create a larger and more diverse community of people who treasure the natural world and work to preserve it

four stars

93.98

8940 Jones Mill Road Chevy Chase, MD 20815
tel: (301) 652-9188   Web Site
EIN: 53-0233715

Board Leadership
Scott Fosler
President

CEO
Lisa Alexander
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.98 four stars
  Financial 92.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Audubon Naturalist Society inspires residents of the greater Washington, DC, region to appreciate, understand, and protect their natural environment through outdoor experiences, education, and advocacy.

The Audubon Naturalist Society inspires residents of the greater Washington, DC, region to appreciate, understand, and protect their natural environment through outdoor experiences, education, and advocacy.

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Financial

four stars

92.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 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)
86.4%
  Administrative Expenses 3.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.09
  Program Expenses Growth 11.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 12.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Audubon Naturalist Society on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Audubon Naturalist Society on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,275,060
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $207,474
   Fundraising Events $58,606
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,541,140
   Program Service Revenue $1,387,832
Total Primary Revenue $4,928,972
   Other Revenue $635,770
TOTAL REVENUE $5,564,742
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,329,822
   Administrative Expenses $94,317
   Fundraising Expenses $359,105
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,783,244
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,781,498
   
Net Assets $7,952,952

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$128,452 3.39% Lisa Alexander Executive Director

Mission

The Audubon Naturalist Society inspires residents of the greater Washington, DC, region to appreciate, understand, and protect their natural environment through outdoor experiences, education, and advocacy.

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Audubon Naturalist Society (MD) 93.98 four stars
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New York-New Jersey Trail Conference (NJ) 96.36 four stars
Delaware Nature Society (DE) 92.08 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Audubon Naturalist Society
8940 Jones Mill Road
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
tel: (301) 652-9188
EIN: 53-0233715

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Board Leadership

Scott Fosler
President

CEO

Lisa Alexander
Executive Director