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Central Park Conservancy

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

Central Park Conservancy is a park or playground based in New York, NY that was founded in 1980. As of 2018 they had $68 million in revenue and $391 million in assets.

The mission of the Central Park Conservancy is to restore, manage, and enhance Central Park in partnership with the public.

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Program areas at Central Park Conservancy

Design and construction in connection with the restoration of central park as america's foremost urban public space. The conservancy has carried out a restoration management plan for the park, and managed the capital restoration of a number of significant landscapes and facilities.

The conservancy's public programs take advantage of the invaluable resources in central park providing education, recreation, and volunteer programs that serve the community. In addition, the conservancy provides services at the five following visitor centers in the park: charles a. dana discovery center, north meadow recreation center, belvedere castle, the dairy visitor center and gift shop, and chess and checkers house.

As the official manager of central park, the conservancy is responsible for the day-to-day maintenance operation of the park. Activities include: landscape maintenance, playground maintenance, tree care, turf care, and preservation of historic monuments. The conservancy has set new standards in excellence in park care. It has transformed central park into a model for urban parks worldwide.

Form 990s for Central Park Conservancy

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Apr 15, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Apr 10, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Jul 27, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Jul 19, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Feb 21, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Central Park Conservancy

Total grants, contributions, etc.$51,819,161
Program services$12,634,446
Investment income and dividends$6,156,212
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$39,397
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-2,146,250
Net income from fundraising events$-774,517
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$786,442
Miscellaneous revenues$-328,932
Total revenues$68,185,959

Vendors for Central Park Conservancy

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
BlackbaudCRM software; Marketing software2019-08-21
███████████ ███Tax accounting; Audit accounting2019-04-04
████████ ████ █████ ████ ███████Construction$1,640,0702018-06-01
████████ ██████ ████████Prof Fundraiser$37,7502018-06-01
███ ███████████Construction$2,491,3302018-06-01
█████ ████████████Construction$4,204,8022018-06-01
███ ██████ ████████████ ███████████Construction$3,983,7602018-06-01
██ █████████ ███████Prof Fundraiser$190,7432018-06-01
...and 11 more vendors

Personnel at Central Park Conservancy

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Douglas BlonskyPresident and Chief Executive Officer$858,326May 20, 2020
Elizabeth W SmithPresident and Chief Executive Officer / General Trustee$0June 30, 2018
███████████ █████And Chief Operating Officer and CP Adim / Chief Operating Officer and Chief Landscape Architect$431,336June 30, 2018
███████ ████████Chief Financial Officer$468,288April 4, 2019
██████ █ █████Assoc Vice President of Operations Management / Director of Program Administration$137,079June 30, 2018
████ █ ███████Assoc Vice President for Information Tech$152,435June 30, 2018
███████ █ █████Assoc Vice President of Development$154,858June 30, 2018
████ ████████Vice President for Philanthropy$279,150June 30, 2018
████ ██████Vice President of Institute$233,289June 30, 2018
██████ █ █████Assoc Vice President of Institute$145,592June 30, 2018
...and 10 more key personnel

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9Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy501(c)(3)$72 millionSan Francisco, CA
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23Wildlife Conservation Society501(c)(3)$278 millionBronx, NY
24Pennsylvania Horticultural Society (PHS)501(c)(3)$28 millionPhiladelphia, PA
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