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Piedmont Park Conservancy

Enhancing and preserving Piedmont Park

three stars

80.25

400 Park Drive, NE Atlanta, GA 30306
tel: (404) 875-7275   Web Site
EIN: 58-1551369

Board Leadership
John Webster
Board Chair

CEO
Mark Banta
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 80.25 three stars
  Financial 72.08 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

two stars

72.08

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2016 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)
74.8%
  Administrative Expenses 6.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 18.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.34
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.44
  Program Expenses Growth -1.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Piedmont Park Conservancy on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Piedmont Park Conservancy on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Piedmont Park Conservancy (GA) 80.25 three stars
Cincinnati Parks Foundation (OH) 91.45 four stars
Randall's Island Park Alliance (NY) 92.08 four stars
Forest Park Forever (MO) 91.08 four stars
Park Pride (GA) 94.74 four stars

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Piedmont Park Conservancy's (PPC) mission is to enhance and preserve Piedmont Park as a vital, urban green space and as a cultural and recreational resource that enhances the quality of life for all Atlantans. Since 1989, the Conservancy has raised and invested more than $60 million in private funds to transform the once dilapidated Park into the most visited in green space in Atlanta. In addition to raising funds for capital improvements throughout the 185-acre park, the Conservancy manages more than 90 percent of the Park's daily maintenance care and security.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,671,921
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $261,701
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $157,244
Total Contributions $2,090,866
   Program Service Revenue $599,111
Total Primary Revenue $2,689,977
   Other Revenue $598,607
TOTAL REVENUE $3,288,584
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,933,932
   Administrative Expenses $172,995
   Fundraising Expenses $460,872
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,567,799
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $720,785
   
Net Assets $4,430,462

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
Park Events & Activities $1,121,759 58.0%
On-Going Park Maintenance and Beautification $8,112,173 419.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 11/01/2016 80.25 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 82.02 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 11/01/2015 71.58 two stars
2013-12 12/22/2014 75.25 two stars
2012-12 10/01/2013 87.01 three stars
2011-12 11/06/2012 81.31 three stars
2010-12 07/01/2012 74.69 two stars
2010-12 02/01/2012 74.21 two stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 96.76 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 03/01/2011 96.55 four stars
2008-12 05/01/2010 86.29 three stars
2007-12 12/17/2008 92.24 four stars
2006-12 12/15/2007 87.62 three stars
2005-12 12/15/2006 66.66 one star
2004-12 01/01/2006 72.27 two stars
2003-12 05/01/2005 72.79 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 58-1551369
Name in IRS Master File PIEDMONT PARK CONSERVANCY INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (297) Community recreational facilities (park, playground, etc)
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 April, 1984
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, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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
$135,536 5.27% Mark Banta President, CEO

Piedmont Park Conservancy's (PPC) mission is to enhance and preserve Piedmont Park as a vital, urban green space and as a cultural and recreational resource that enhances the quality of life for all Atlantans. Since 1989, the Conservancy has raised and invested more than $60 million in private funds to transform the once dilapidated Park into the most visited in green space in Atlanta. In addition to raising funds for capital improvements throughout the 185-acre park, the Conservancy manages more than 90 percent of the Park's daily maintenance care and security.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Piedmont Park Conservancy (GA) 80.25 three stars
City Parks Foundation (NY) 95.47 four stars
Riverfront Recapture (CT) 89.17 three stars
Discovery Green Conservancy (TX) 90.47 four stars
Randall's Island Park Alliance (NY) 92.08 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Piedmont Park Conservancy
400 Park Drive, NE
Atlanta, GA 30306
tel: (404) 875-7275
fax: (404) 875-0530
EIN: 58-1551369

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 7795
Atlanta, GA 30357

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Board Leadership

John Webster
Board Chair

CEO

Mark Banta
President, CEO

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