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Advocates for the West

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Advocates for the West is a water or wetland protection organization based in Boise, ID that was founded in 2002. As of 2019 they had $1.5 million in revenue and $1.3 million in assets.

Use law and science to restore streams and watersheds, protect public lands and wildlife, and ensure sustainable communities in Idaho and other western states.

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Program areas at Advocates for the West

Provided free legal representation and advice to non-profit conservation organization's to protect public lands, waters, air and wildlife of public interest in the american West.

Public education and information dissemination on issues relating to conservation and protection of public lands, rivers, and other enviromental matters of public interest in the american West.

Form 990s for Advocates for the West

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Dec 27, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Dec 22, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Nov 7, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Feb 6, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Sep 18, 2015990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Advocates for the West

Total grants, contributions, etc.$806,215
Program services$729,470
Investment income and dividends$6,891
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$1,496
Net income from fundraising events$4,455
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$2,439
Total revenues$1,550,966

Vendors for Advocates for the West

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
WordPressContent management system software2020-03-01
█████████Marketing software2020-03-01
██████ ███ ███████ █████████Tax accounting2018-09-27
██████ ███Software2018-05-02

Personnel at Advocates for the West

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Laird J LucasExecutive Director$96,000April 25, 2019
Justin HayesSecretary$0April 27, 2019
████ ███████Vice President$0April 25, 2019
███████ ██████President$0April 25, 2019
████ ███████Treasurer$0April 25, 2019
█████ ██████Past Executive Director Til$63,750Dec. 31, 2015
████████ █ █████Past Executive Director$56,250Sept. 18, 2015

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8Tucson Audubon Society501(c)(3)$3.0 millionTucson, AZ
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21Mid Klamath Watershed Council (MKWC)501(c)(3)$2.2 millionOrleans, CA
22Friends of the Boundary Waters Wilderness501(c)(3)$917,755Minneapolis, MN
23Willamette Partnership501(c)(3)$1.2 millionPortland, OR
24Clark Fork Coalition501(c)(3)$2.4 millionMissoula, MT
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