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Environment : Environmental Protection and Conservation

Wild Earth Allies

Protecting our natural world, together.

90.51

2 Wisconsin Circle Suite 900
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
tel: (202) 375-7767   Web Site
EIN: 04-2730954

Board Leadership
Clea Newman Soderlund
Board Chair

CEO
Katie Frohardt
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.51
  Financial 86.58
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 09/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Wild Earth Allies collaborates with a wide network of partners to protect wildlife and habitats in culturally appropriate ways. Our mission is to protect vital areas of our natural world for the benefit of wildlife, habitats, and people by inspiring collaborative action. We operate with best practices, a lean structure, and a commitment to optimism, cultural respect, shared learning and integrity. We envision a world where wildlife flourishes in healthy ecosystems that sustain us all.

Wild Earth Allies collaborates with a wide network of partners to protect wildlife and habitats in culturally appropriate ways. Our mission is to protect vital areas of our natural world for the benefit of wildlife, habitats, and people by inspiring collaborative action. We operate with best practices, a lean structure, and a commitment to optimism, cultural respect, shared learning and integrity. We envision a world where wildlife flourishes in healthy ecosystems that sustain us all.

Financial

86.58

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 09/01/2020 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)
91.9%
  Administrative Expenses 6.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.30
  Program Expenses Growth 4.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 26.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Wild Earth Allies on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Wild Earth Allies on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Wild Earth Allies (MD) 90.51
Mohonk Preserve (NY) 85.91
Blue Ridge Conservancy (NC) 93.57
Appalachian Trail Conservancy (WV) 91.33
Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative (MT) 98.18

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,765,709
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,765,709
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,765,709
   Other Revenue $128,257
TOTAL REVENUE $1,893,966
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,068,770
   Administrative Expenses $152,591
   Fundraising Expenses $74,138
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,295,499
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-401,533
   
Net Assets $1,071,349

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
Southeast Asia $1,023,650 49.5%
Africa $774,779 37.5%
Americas $170,559 8.2%

Ratings History
Wild Earth Allies has received 10 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 09/01/2020 90.51
2017-12 07/01/2019 91.86
2016-12 03/01/2018 93.31
2015-12 05/01/2017 100.00
2014-12 06/01/2016 100.00
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 97.81
2013-12 03/01/2015 99.55
2012-12 02/01/2014 95.03
2011-12 11/06/2012 95.02
2010-12 12/01/2011 91.42
2009-12 10/01/2011 90.85
2009-12 09/20/2011 86.39
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 12/01/2010 93.21
2008-12 02/01/2010 86.70
2007-12 12/01/2008 96.60
2006-12 12/15/2007 94.11
2005-12 07/01/2007 80.85

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

EIN 04-2730954
Name in IRS Master File WILD EARTH ALLIES INC
NTEE Code C30
NTEE Classification Natural Resources Conservation and Protection
NTEE Type Environmental Quality, Protection and Beautification
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (350) Preservation of natural resources (conservation)
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 September, 1981
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$227,263 9.90% Katie Frohardt Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Wild Earth Allies (MD) 90.51
Emerald Necklace Conservancy (MA) 91.27
Appalachian Trail Conservancy (WV) 91.33
Glacier National Park Conservancy (MT) 88.75
Seacology (CA) 90.11

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Charity Contact Info

Wild Earth Allies
2 Wisconsin Circle
Suite 900
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
tel: (202) 375-7767
fax: (240) 802-2457
EIN: 04-2730954

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Board Leadership

Clea Newman Soderlund
Board Chair

CEO

Katie Frohardt
Executive Director

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