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

Park Pride

For the Greener Good

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four stars

90.91

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 90.91 four stars
  Financial 87.50 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Vision
Park Pride envisions Atlanta strengthened by and united through great parks, trails, and greenspaces that meet the needs and reflect the unique character of all communities.


Mission Statement
To engage communities to activate the power of parks.


Philosophy
Park Pride believes in the power of parks. Great parks have the power to increase our quality of life and strengthen the fabric of our cities. They are welcoming places for members of the community to gather, play, relax, and connect with nature, encouraging mental and physical health. Great parks promote community engagement, safety, and revitalization. They generate economic benefits and enhance the ecological health of our neighborhoods. Great parks make our people happy, our communities strong, and our cities resilient.

Vision
Park Pride envisions Atlanta strengthened by and united through great parks, trails, and greenspaces that meet the needs and reflect the unique character of all communities.


Mission Statement
To engage communities to activate the power of parks.


Philosophy
Park Pride believes in the power of parks. Great parks have the power to increase our quality of life and strengthen the fabric of our cities. They are welcoming places for members of the community to gather, play, relax, and connect with nature, encouraging mental and physical health. Great parks promote community engagement, safety, and revitalization. They generate economic benefits and enhance the ecological health of our neighborhoods. Great parks make our people happy, our communities strong, and our cities resilient.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of Friends of the Park groups registered
163
Number of individuals attending community events or trainings
889
Total number of volunteer hours contributed to the organization
22,573
Number of volunteers
6,732
Number of training events conducted
14
Number of conference attendees
494
Number of conferences held
1
This impact information is current as of July 2019, 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

three stars

87.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
88.4%
  Administrative Expenses 7.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.63
  Program Expenses Growth -0.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 25.4%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,791,072
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $153,300
Total Contributions $3,944,372
   Program Service Revenue $361,903
Total Primary Revenue $4,306,275
   Other Revenue $55,572
TOTAL REVENUE $4,361,847
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,114,482
   Administrative Expenses $180,550
   Fundraising Expenses $165,049
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,460,081
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,901,766
   
Net Assets $4,490,589

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$136,496 5.54% Michael Halicki Executive Director

Mission

Vision
Park Pride envisions Atlanta strengthened by and united through great parks, trails, and greenspaces that meet the needs and reflect the unique character of all communities.


Mission Statement
To engage communities to activate the power of parks.


Philosophy
Park Pride believes in the power of parks. Great parks have the power to increase our quality of life and strengthen the fabric of our cities. They are welcoming places for members of the community to gather, play, relax, and connect with nature, encouraging mental and physical health. Great parks promote community engagement, safety, and revitalization. They generate economic benefits and enhance the ecological health of our neighborhoods. Great parks make our people happy, our communities strong, and our cities resilient.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Park Pride (GA) 90.91 four stars
Forest Park Forever (MO) 91.55 four stars
Mill River Park Collaborative (CT) 91.45 four stars
Madison Square Park Conservancy (NY) 85.67 three stars
Riverside Park Conservancy (NY) 90.66 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