Cause IQ organization profile


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

Bayorg is a zoo based in San Francisco, CA that was founded in 2008. As of 2019 they had $10 million in revenue and $7.8 million in assets.

To protect, restore and inspire conservation of the san francisco bay and its watershed - from the sierra to the sea. To protect, restore and inspire conservation of the san francisco bay and its watershed - from the sierra to the sea.san francisco's ...

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: The Bay Institute Aquarium Foundation.

Fiscal year end:
Revenue trends:
Asset trends:

Program areas at Bayorg

Exhibits - see schedule oexhibits: bay.orgBayorgrg, which operates the aquarium of the bay, is accredited by the association of zoos and aquariums and provides approximately 500,000 visitors each year with experiences that educate and inspire conservation of the san francisco bay and its watershed. Open 364 days a year, the aquarium displays about 30,000 local marine animals in themed galleries that focus on local marine habitats as well as relevant issues in marine conservation. Aquarium exhibitry is divided into seven galleries. The discover the bay gallery focuses on the habitats of local fishes, invertebrates and algae, and includes information on national marine sanctuaries. The jellies: go with the flow gallery displays six species of jellyfish along with information on their biology, habitats and conservation. The nearshore tunnel gallery is a 300-foot walk-through tunnel featuring fishes and invertebrates found in the shallower waters of the san francisco bay area. The octopus ...

Field conservation and restoration - see schedule ofield conservation and restoration:the san francisco bay has been altered drastically from the pristine estuary that existed in the 1800's. Hundreds of miles of earthen dikes built around the bay's salt marshes severed their connection to its tidewaters. The diked marshes were drained and converted to agricultural lands. Reduced in size by one third as a result of this wetland destruction, the bay's biological productivity plummeted. One of the main goals of bay.orBayorgrg is to expand and accelerate the effort to protect and restore many of the wetlands that were drained. Further bay.orBayorgrg employs scientific and policy expertise to promote reforms in the way California manages its water supplies and protects the ecological values of the san francisco bay-delta estuary and its watershed. In addition to the san francisco bay and its watershed, bay.orBayorgrg is engaged in restoring the related coastal and near-shore ...

Education - see schedule oeducation: bay.orBayorgrg provides a variety of education programs for school groups, youth groups, families, scout troops and visitors of all ages on the aquarium of the bay premises, at schools, at the sea lion center also located at pier 39, and at the ecocenter at heron's head park. Through the many k-12 programs offered at these different locations, bay.orBayorgrg offers free education programs for more than 20,000 students, teachers and chaperones annually from schools within the nine bay area counties (san francisco, san mateo, santa clara, alameda, contra costa, marin, sonoma, napa and solano). These classes and tours are inquiry-based, hand-on, immersive learning experiences that are age-appropriate and linked with next generation science standards (ngss) for kindergarten through 12th grade. The number of participants taking part in the bay.orBayorgrg free education programs has increased each year since 2001. Additionally, bay.orBayorgrg offers teacher workshops and events encouraging ...

Form 990s for Bayorg

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Jan 31, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Feb 21, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Oct 13, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Dec 16, 2016990View PDF
2014-12Nov 30, 2015990View PDF
...and six more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Bayorg

Total grants, contributions, etc.$653,387
Program services$9,279,504
Investment income and dividends$1,753
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$30,000
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-39,162
Net income from fundraising events$-207,530
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$807,799
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$10,525,751

Vendors for Bayorg

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
WordPressContent management system software2020-08-16
█████████Marketing software2020-08-16
██████████Fundraising software2020-08-16
██████ ███ ██████Tax accounting2020-01-31
██████ ███Software2019-08-28

Personnel at Bayorg

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
George JacobPresident and Chief Executive Officer$230,092Feb. 11, 2019
Laura CanayaDirector of Human Resources$124,435Dec. 31, 2017
█████████ █████████Director of Sales$104,417Dec. 31, 2017
█████ █████████Director of Sales and Events-July 17, 2019
█████ ███Director of Facilities$111,201Dec. 31, 2017
████ ██████Controller-Oct. 13, 2017
███████ █████Former Chief Financial Officer$159,012Dec. 31, 2017
██████ █ ██████████Treasurer$0Dec. 31, 2017
███ ███████Chairman$0Dec. 31, 2017
████████ ███████Secretary$0Dec. 31, 2017
...and five more key personnel

Peer zoos and acquariums

1Sacramento Zoological Society501(c)(3)$8.8 millionSacramento, CA
2Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk501(c)(3)$11 millionSouth Norwalk, CT
3Audubon Nature Institute501(c)(3)$35 millionNew Orleans, LA
4National Aquarium501(c)(3)$47 millionBaltimore, MD
5Living Desert501(c)(3)$20 millionPalm Desert, CA
6Great River Greening501(c)(3)$2.6 millionSaint Paul, MN
7Santa Barbara Zoological Foundation501(c)(3)$13 millionSanta Barbara, CA
8San Francisco Zoo and Gardens501(c)(3)$24 millionSan Francisco, CA
9Philadelphia Zoo501(c)(3)$38 millionPhiladelphia, PA
10Clearwater Marine Aquarium501(c)(3)$36 millionClearwater, FL
11Wildlife Alliance501(c)(3)$3.9 millionNew York, NY
12Cheetah Conservation Fund501(c)(3)$2.8 millionAlexandria, VA
13The Phoenix Zoo501(c)(3)$30 millionPhoenix, AZ
14Oregon Coast Aquarium501(c)(3)$10 millionNewport, OR
15Cheyenne Mountain Zoological Society501(c)(3)$23 millionColorado Springs, CO
16Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium501(c)(3)$21 millionPittsburgh, PA
17National Wild Turkey Federation501(c)(3)$40 millionEdgefield, SC
18Detroit Zoological Society501(c)(3)$46 millionRoyal Oak, MI
19Tennessee Aquarium501(c)(3)$24 millionChattanooga, TN
20California Waterfowl Association501(c)(3)$10 millionRoseville, CA
21Binder Park Zoological Society501(c)(3)$4.6 millionBattle Creek, MI
22Lehigh Valley Zoo501(c)(3)$3.7 millionSchnecksville, PA
23Dallas Zoo501(c)(3)$27 millionDallas, TX
24Great Plains Zoo & Museum501(c)(3)$8.5 millionSioux Falls, SD
25Elmwood Park Zoo501(c)(3)$9.4 millionNorristown, PA