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Environment : Botanical Gardens, Parks, and Nature Centers (Grantmaking)

Park Pride

More & Better Parks

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four stars

93.91

233 Peachtree St NE Suite 1600
Atlanta, GA 30303
tel: (404) 546-7982   Web Site
EIN: 58-1883895

Board Leadership
Melody Darch
Chair

CEO
Michael Halicki
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.91 four stars
  Financial 95.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Vision
Great parks that reflect the unique character and meet the needs of every community.


Mission Statement
Provide programs, funding and leadership to engage communities in developing and improving parks and greenspaces.


Philosophy
An excellent park system fosters quality of life by improving physical and mental health, reducing crime, cleaning the environment, strengthening social ties, and spurring economic development.

Vision
Great parks that reflect the unique character and meet the needs of every community.


Mission Statement
Provide programs, funding and leadership to engage communities in developing and improving parks and greenspaces.


Philosophy
An excellent park system fosters quality of life by improving physical and mental health, reducing crime, cleaning the environment, strengthening social ties, and spurring economic development.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2017
Number of Friends of the Park groups registered
118
Number of individuals attending community events or trainings
878
Total number of volunteer hours contributed to the organization
23,600
Number of volunteers
7,215
Number of training events conducted
14
Number of conference attendees
469
Number of conferences held
1
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This impact information is current as of October 2018, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

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95.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 06/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
89.2%
  Administrative Expenses 7.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.94
  Program Expenses Growth 16.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 26.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Park Pride on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Park Pride on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Park Pride (GA) 93.91 four stars
Discovery Green Conservancy (TX) 94.07 four stars
San Francisco Parks Alliance (CA) 92.48 four stars
Houston Parks Board (TX) 94.34 four stars
Forest Park Forever (MO) 91.33 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,780,963
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $9,357
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $128,889
Total Contributions $1,919,209
   Program Service Revenue $318,087
Total Primary Revenue $2,237,296
   Other Revenue $32,368
TOTAL REVENUE $2,269,664
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,362,114
   Administrative Expenses $229,072
   Fundraising Expenses $112,607
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,703,793
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-434,129
   
Net Assets $2,588,823

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
Adopt the Atlanta Beltline $2,048,665 86.7%
Parks And Play: A Conversation For All Ages $115,565 4.9%
Park Visioning $112,818 4.8%
Friends Of The Park $85,066 3.6%

Ratings History
Park Pride has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 06/01/2018 93.91 four stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 94.74 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 93.91 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 08/01/2015 81.31 three stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 81.02 three stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 88.61 three stars
2010-12 05/01/2012 85.29 three stars
2009-12 10/01/2011 80.08 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 82.77 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 06/01/2011 91.99 four stars
2008-12 07/01/2010 94.12 four stars
2007-12 05/01/2009 85.86 three stars
2006-12 04/01/2008 91.96 four stars
2005-12 03/01/2007 84.26 three stars
2004-12 03/01/2006 88.69 three stars
2003-12 05/01/2005 90.91 four 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 58-1883895
Name in IRS Master File PARK PRIDE ATLANTA INC
NTEE Code N32
NTEE Classification Parks and Playgrounds
NTEE Type Recreation, Sports, Leisure, Athletics
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (350) Preservation of natural resources (conservation)
(379) Other conservation, environmental or beautification 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 April, 1990
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, 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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$116,574 4.31% Michael Halicki Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Park Pride (GA) 93.91 four stars
Forest Park Forever (MO) 91.33 four stars
Riverlife (PA) 85.03 three stars
Central Park Conservancy (NY) 94.20 four stars
City Parks Foundation (NY) 94.26 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Park Pride
233 Peachtree St NE
Suite 1600
Atlanta, GA 30303
tel: (404) 546-7982
fax: (404) 546-9423
EIN: 58-1883895

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Board Leadership

Melody Darch
Chair

CEO

Michael Halicki
Executive Director

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