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Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

Wildlands Network

Reconnecting nature in North America

three stars

88.89

1402 3rd Avenue Suite 1019
Seattle, WA 98101
tel: (877) 554-5234   Web Site
EIN: 16-1402497

Board Leadership
Steve Olson
President

CEO
Greg Costello
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.89 three stars
  Financial 88.79 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 03/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

three stars

88.79

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 03/01/2017 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)
73.9%
  Administrative Expenses 12.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.52
  Program Expenses Growth 6.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Wildlands Network on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Wildlands Network on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Wildlands Network (WA) 88.89 three stars
Coalition for Clean Air (CA) 86.44 three stars
Conservation Strategy Fund (CA) 97.98 four stars
Everglades Foundation (FL) 89.14 three stars
California Native Plant Society (CA) 88.34 three stars

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Since our founding in 1991, the Wildlands Network has been fostering a new kind of conservation movement that fills people with hope. Wildlands Network represents networks of people protecting networks of land. Our focus is to restore, protect, and connect North America's best wild places. Our international network of conservation partners and individuals work to make sure nature has enough room to roam, to survive for the long-term.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $924,169
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $924,169
   Program Service Revenue $86,430
Total Primary Revenue $1,010,599
   Other Revenue $4,339
TOTAL REVENUE $1,014,938
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $696,064
   Administrative Expenses $108,847
   Fundraising Expenses $151,396
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $956,307
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $58,631
   
Net Assets $482,814

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
Habitat Connectivity Analysis $608,206 87.4%
South Africa Trip $87,858 12.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 03/01/2017 88.89 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 83.73 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 82.47 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 75.71 two stars
2012-12 03/01/2014 80.02 three stars
2011-12 12/20/2012 85.44 three stars
2010-12 02/01/2012 65.26 one star
2009-12 09/20/2011 68.79 one star
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 77.56 two stars
2008-12 11/01/2009 85.04 three stars
2007-12 11/01/2008 71.45 two stars
2006-12 08/01/2007 60.02 one star
2005-12 06/01/2007 63.87 one star

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

EIN 16-1402497
Name in IRS Master File WILD EARTH SOCIETY INCORPORATED
NTEE Code A33
NTEE Classification Printing, Publishing
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (120) Publishing activities
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, 1992
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
$100,243 10.48% Gregory Costello Executive Director

Since our founding in 1991, the Wildlands Network has been fostering a new kind of conservation movement that fills people with hope. Wildlands Network represents networks of people protecting networks of land. Our focus is to restore, protect, and connect North America's best wild places. Our international network of conservation partners and individuals work to make sure nature has enough room to roam, to survive for the long-term.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Wildlands Network (WA) 88.89 three stars
Trees, Water & People (CO) 85.94 three stars
Rocky Mountain Institute (CO) 95.81 four stars
Natural Resources Defense Council (NY) 96.35 four stars
Manomet (MA) 87.30 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Wildlands Network
1402 3rd Avenue
Suite 1019
Seattle, WA 98101
tel: (877) 554-5234
fax: (877) 554-5234
EIN: 16-1402497

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Board Leadership

Steve Olson
President

CEO

Greg Costello
Executive Director

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