EIN 95-3500475

Elings Park Foundation

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
10
Year formed
1965
Most recent tax filings
2019-12
NTEE code, primary
Description
As the largest privately funded public Park in America, the Foundation maintains 230 acres, providing open space, gardens, special event venues and recreational facilities in an exceptional setting for the benefit of the community. Elings Park is the ...

Program areas at Elings Park Foundation

Elings Park is the largest recreational complex in santa barbara, providing outdoor recreational needs and creating a healthier and more vibrant community. The Foundation's purpose is to develop and operate a 230-acre Park for the public to enjoy. The Park serves over 216,000 people annually and maintains special event venues hosting over 100 groups annually for weddings, graduations, memorial services and other revenue-generating events. The Park is a destination wedding venue and winner of the prestigous knot best of wedding award. The two multi-use natuarl turf fields serve over 5,000 soccer, rugby and lacrosse players, both youth and adult groups. The three lighted softball/baseball fields are home to the largest adult softball league in santa barbara and tournaments that serve over 5,000 players. The summer day camp program is rated one of the best programs in the county, with over 900 children participating, in which many children receive scholarships. Other children's programs, such as the great egg hunt serve an additional 1,000 children. The Park provides the only bicycle motor cross (bmx) and remote control car track on the central coast and serves nearly 500 each year. The paragliding/hang gliding hill serves more than 500 annually. The veterans memorial recognizes those from santa barbara who died serving their country and is home for many memorial and veteran day events. Elings Park offers the largest off-leash dog Park in the region and the Elings Park dog owner group currently has over 650 registered members. The Park is available to mountain bikers, hikers and walkers who enjoy the more than seven miles of established trails for all ages and skill levels.

Form 990s for Elings Park Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-122021-04-05990View PDF
2018-122020-01-31990View PDF
2017-122019-02-21990View PDF
2016-122018-03-14990View PDF
2015-122017-04-12990View PDF
...and 6 more Form 990s

Who funds Elings Park Foundation

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
Hutton Parker FoundationCrisis Response$30,000
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...and 3 more grants received

Financials for Elings Park Foundation

RevenuesFYE 12/2019
Total grants, contributions, etc.$267,756
Program services$643,492
Investment income and dividends$48,417
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$43,199
Net income from fundraising events$30,945
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$1,033,809

Personnel at Elings Park Foundation

NameTitleCompensation
Dean NobleExecutive Director$108,529
Marinella BakerDirector of Operations
Jen WeeksDirector of Events and Recreation
 Subscribe to viewPast Executive Director$29,511
 Subscribe to viewChairman Emeritus$0
...and 7 more key personnel

Organizations like Elings Park Foundation

OrganizationLocationRevenue
Motor City Grounds CrewDetroit, MI$431,377
Methow Valley Sports Trail AssociationWinthrop, WA$1,371,035
The Foundation for Girsh ParkGoleta, CA$565,684
Allegheny County Parks FoundationPittsburgh, PA$1,598,279
Parks and Trails New YorkAlbany, NY$2,089,467
Friends of the Lost RiverBowling Green, KY$1,451,229
Roger Williams Park ConservancyProvidence, RI$627,840
Sierra Buttes Trail Stewardship (SBTS)Quincy, CA$1,653,044
Riverfront RecaptureHartford, CT$4,298,365
Trail MixJuneau, AK$629,851
Headwaters Trails AllianceGranby, CO$400,892
Project Evergreen FoundationMentor, OH$358,285
Piedmont Park ConservancyAtlanta, GA$3,298,418
Friends of Grand Rapids ParksGrand Rapids, MI$421,133
Carl Schurz Park ConservancyNew York, NY$634,185
Keweenaw Trails ServicesCalumet, MI$511,239
Studio LudoPhiladelphia, PA$378,224
Bozeman Sports Parks FoundationBozeman, MT$330,556
Fort Wayne TrailsFort Wayne, IN$413,486
Friends of the Parks (FOTP)Chicago, IL$623,995
21st Century ParksLouisville, KY$4,824,529
North Brooklyn Parks AllianceBrooklyn, NY$471,553
Redwood Parks Conservancy (RPA)Crescent City, CA$1,047,762
Calaveras Big Trees AssociationArnold, CA$505,393
The Greenwich Riding and Trails AssociationGreenwich, CT$402,667
Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$1,033,809
2019
Yearly growth
-12.5%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$1,315,315
2019
Yearly growth
8.3%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$5,625,176
2019
Yearly growth
-0.5%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
10
2019
Yearly growth
-9.1%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
1298 Las Positas Road
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
Metro area
Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA
Website URL
elingspark.org/ 
Phone
(805) 569-5611
IRS details
EIN
95-3500475
Fiscal year end
December
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
1965
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
N32: Parks and Playgrounds
NAICS code, primary
713990: Amateur Sports, Youth Sports, and Recreational Services
Parent/child status
Independent