Animals : Wildlife Conservation

Safari Club International Foundation

Dedicated to sustainable-use wildlife conservation, outdoor education, and chapter-driven humanitarian service projects.

three stars

84.65

4800 West Gates Pass Road Tucson, AZ 85745
tel: (888) 724-4868   Web Site
EIN: 86-0292099

Board Leadership
Warren Sackman III
President

CEO
Laird Hamberlin
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.65 three stars
  Financial 78.30 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Safari Club International Foundation (SCI Foundation) is "First for Wildlife." The mission is to fund and direct worldwide programs dedicated to wildlife conservation and outdoor education. SCI Foundation works closely with Safari Club International, its chapters, and members to advance local, regional and global wildlife conservation, outdoor education, and humanitarian projects each year.

The group also supports scientific studies in the field of predator-prey relationships and wildlife habitat restoration and management. SCI Foundation demonstrates the constructive role that sustainable-use hunting and hunters play in the conservation of wildlife; carries out and supports outdoor educational programs; supports humanitarian programs to assist the disabled and those in need to enjoy hunting; and provides donations to other organizations pursuing similar goals.

Safari Club International Foundation (SCI Foundation) is "First for Wildlife." The mission is to fund and direct worldwide programs dedicated to wildlife conservation and outdoor education. SCI Foundation works closely with Safari Club International, its chapters, and members to advance local, regional and global wildlife conservation, outdoor education, and humanitarian projects each year.

The group also supports scientific studies in the field of predator-prey relationships and wildlife habitat restoration and management. SCI Foundation demonstrates the constructive role that sustainable-use hunting and hunters play in the conservation of wildlife; carries out and supports outdoor educational programs; supports humanitarian programs to assist the disabled and those in need to enjoy hunting; and provides donations to other organizations pursuing similar goals.

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Financial

two stars

78.30

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 10/01/2019 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)
69.1%
  Administrative Expenses 13.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 17.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.20
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.96
  Program Expenses Growth 2.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Safari Club International Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Safari Club International Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,589,243
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $36,895
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $2,026,220
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,652,358
   Program Service Revenue $363,927
Total Primary Revenue $5,016,285
   Other Revenue $1,654,629
TOTAL REVENUE $6,670,914
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,039,373
   Administrative Expenses $672,612
   Fundraising Expenses $1,027,994
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,739,979
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $930,935
   
Net Assets $25,078,930

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$158,104 2.75% Robert K. Benson Executive Director

Mission

Safari Club International Foundation (SCI Foundation) is "First for Wildlife." The mission is to fund and direct worldwide programs dedicated to wildlife conservation and outdoor education. SCI Foundation works closely with Safari Club International, its chapters, and members to advance local, regional and global wildlife conservation, outdoor education, and humanitarian projects each year.

The group also supports scientific studies in the field of predator-prey relationships and wildlife habitat restoration and management. SCI Foundation demonstrates the constructive role that sustainable-use hunting and hunters play in the conservation of wildlife; carries out and supports outdoor educational programs; supports humanitarian programs to assist the disabled and those in need to enjoy hunting; and provides donations to other organizations pursuing similar goals.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Safari Club International Foundation (AZ) 84.65 three stars
Delta Waterfowl Foundation (ND) 88.88 three stars
Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership (DC) 92.27 four stars
National Wild Turkey Federation (SC) 87.30 three stars
Sportsmen's Alliance Foundation (OH) 86.17 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Safari Club International Foundation
4800 West Gates Pass Road
Tucson, AZ 85745
tel: (888) 724-4868
fax: (520) 622-1205
EIN: 86-0292099

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Board Leadership

Warren Sackman III
President

CEO

Laird Hamberlin
Chief Executive Officer