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Animals : Wildlife Conservation

Wildlife Center of Virginia

Teaching the world to care about and care for wildlife and the environment

four stars

91.76

1800 South Delphine Avenue Waynesboro, VA 22980
tel: (540) 942-9453   Web Site
EIN: 54-1215402

Board Leadership
Neysa Simmers
Chair

CEO
Edward Clark, Jr.
President

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.76 four stars
  Financial 88.35 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Wildlife Center of Virginia was formed in 1982 to provide quality health care, often on an emergency basis, to native wildlife. Since its inception, the Wildlife Center has treated more than 47,000 wild animals, representing 200 species of native birds, mammals, reptiles, and amphibians; shared the lessons learned from these cases with some 1.4 million school-children and adults across Virginia; and trained a corps of wildlife medicine practitioners, including veterinarians, veterinary technicians, and volunteer wildlife rehabilitators. Those who have benefited from the professional training programs offered by the Center may now be found on the cutting-edge of wildlife veterinary medicine around the world.

The Wildlife Center of Virginia was formed in 1982 to provide quality health care, often on an emergency basis, to native wildlife. Since its inception, the Wildlife Center has treated more than 47,000 wild animals, representing 200 species of native birds, mammals, reptiles, and amphibians; shared the lessons learned from these cases with some 1.4 million school-children and adults across Virginia; and trained a corps of wildlife medicine practitioners, including veterinarians, veterinary technicians, and volunteer wildlife rehabilitators. Those who have benefited from the professional training programs offered by the Center may now be found on the cutting-edge of wildlife veterinary medicine around the world.

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Financial

three stars

88.35

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 07/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
88.5%
  Administrative Expenses 4.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.91
  Program Expenses Growth 5.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 33.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Wildlife Center of Virginia on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Wildlife Center of Virginia on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Wildlife Center of Virginia (VA) 91.76 four stars
Carolina Raptor Center (NC) 90.07 four stars
Panthera Corporation (NY) 95.78 four stars
American Society for the Protection of Nature in Israel (NY) 90.70 four stars
WILD Foundation (CO) 96.66 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,282,296
   Federated Campaigns $21,806
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,304,102
   Program Service Revenue $65,243
Total Primary Revenue $1,369,345
   Other Revenue $94,498
TOTAL REVENUE $1,463,843
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,372,905
   Administrative Expenses $72,254
   Fundraising Expenses $103,275
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,548,434
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-84,591
   
Net Assets $1,390,042

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
Veterinary Treatment and Rehabilitation $318,621 23.2%
Educational Programs $467,620 34.1%
Veterinary Training $586,664 42.7%

Ratings History
Wildlife Center of Virginia has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 07/01/2017 91.76 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 94.37 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 08/01/2015 97.87 four stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 94.61 four stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 94.65 four stars
2012-12 03/01/2014 90.99 four stars
2011-12 07/01/2013 87.54 three stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 79.01 two stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 77.02 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 03/01/2011 76.09 two stars
2007-12 05/01/2009 93.80 four stars
2006-12 04/01/2008 94.00 four stars
2005-12 04/01/2007 80.95 three stars
2004-12 02/01/2006 89.44 three stars
2003-12 01/05/2005 79.70 two stars

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

EIN 54-1215402
Name in IRS Master File WILDLIFE CENTER OF VIRGINIA
NTEE Code D34
NTEE Classification Wildlife Sanctuary, Refuge
NTEE Type Animal-Related
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (350) Preservation of natural resources (conservation)
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 March, 1983
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

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

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$120,200 7.76% Edward E. Clark Jr President

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Wildlife Center of Virginia (VA) 91.76 four stars
Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation (OR) 93.63 four stars
International Crane Foundation (WI) 92.48 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

Wildlife Center of Virginia
1800 South Delphine Avenue
Waynesboro, VA 22980
tel: (540) 942-9453
EIN: 54-1215402

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 1557
Waynesboro, VA 22980

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Board Leadership

Neysa Simmers
Chair

CEO

Edward Clark, Jr.
President

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