EIN 59-3277808

Fish and Wildlife Foundation of Florida

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
10
State
Year formed
1994
Most recent tax filings
2022-06-01
Description
Fish and Wildlife Foundation of Florida is a not-for-profit, non-political, financing, and action group. They are dedicated to preserving Florida’s fish and wildlife for current and future generations.
Total revenues
$25,779,317
2022
Total expenses
$9,614,467
2022
Total assets
$56,399,088
2022
Num. employees
10
2022

Program areas at Fish and Wildlife Foundation of Florida

In Florida, the gopher tortoise is listed as threatened. Both thetortoise and its burrow are protected under state law. Gopher tortoisesmust be relocated before any land clearing or development takes place,and property owners must obtain permits from the Florida Fish &Wildlife conservation commission (fwc) before capturing and relocatingtortoises. The Fish & Wildlife Foundation of Florida is the recipientorganization for these mitigation permit fees and distributes them backto fwc upon request.
The Fish & Wildlife Foundation of Florida (Foundation) funded 22 grantsfrom "conserve Wildlife" license plate revenues to the Florida Fish andwildlife conservation commission (fwc) for agency projects.
The Florida Fish and Wildlife conservation commission (fwc) division ofhunting and game management's hunter safety and public shooting rangesection has such powers, duties, responsibilities, and functions as arenecessary to provide hunter safety training and certification whichnecessitates the development and management of public shooting rangesincluding the one at tenoroc Fish management area, triple n Wildlife management area, palm beach county and in bay county. The Fish & Wildlife Foundation of Florida manages the funds for those ranges.
Support to the Florida Fish and Wildlife conservation commission and other Fish and Wildlife conservation groups and associated projects.

Grants made by Fish and Wildlife Foundation of Florida

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Howard T Odum Florida Springs InstituteEcological Health and Recreation Assessment of the Rainbow Springs System$40,000
Reef Renewal USAEastern Dry Rocks Restoration$30,000
Florida State Parks FoundationUnderwater Reef Observation Project at John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park$27,119
...and 31 more grants made totalling $455,911

Who funds Fish and Wildlife Foundation of Florida

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
William Howard Flowers Jr. FoundationOperating Expenses$241,000
Greatergoodorg Good CharitiesSupport for Protecting/restoring Environment$103,616
Hubbs Florida Ocean FundScientific Studies$79,043
...and 24 more grants received totalling $709,075

Personnel at Fish and Wildlife Foundation of Florida

NameTitleCompensation
Andrew WalkerPresident and Chief Executive Officer$210,901
Will BradfordChief Operating Officer
Erin SmartDirector of Finance
Michelle AshtonDirector of Communications$111,734
Tindl RaineyDirector of Conservation and External Relations
...and 3 more key personnel

Financials for Fish and Wildlife Foundation of Florida

RevenuesFYE 06/2022
Total grants, contributions, etc.$12,818,024
Program services$11,184,052
Investment income and dividends$1,878,094
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$355
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-205,419
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$104,211
Total revenues$25,779,317

Form 990s for Fish and Wildlife Foundation of Florida

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2022-062023-05-09990View PDF
2021-062022-05-03990View PDF
2020-062021-05-05990View PDF
2019-062021-01-21990View PDF
2018-062019-04-15990View PDF
...and 8 more Form 990s

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Data update history
May 18, 2024
Received grants
Identified 6 new grant, including a grant for $241,000 from William Howard Flowers Jr. Foundation
February 12, 2024
Updated personnel
Identified 11 new personnel
December 23, 2023
Received grants
Identified 18 new grant, including a grant for $103,616 from Greatergoodorg Good Charities
November 25, 2023
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2021
July 6, 2023
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2022
Nonprofit Types
Social advocacy organizationsWildlife protection organizationsAnimal organizationsCharities
Issues
AnimalsWildlife
Characteristics
Provides grantsLobbyingState / local levelReceives government fundingEndowed supportTax deductible donations
General information
Address
PO Box 11010
Tallahassee, FL 32302
Metro area
Tallahassee, FL
County
Leon County, FL
Website URL
wildlifeflorida.org/ 
Phone
(850) 922-1066
Facebook page
WildlifeFoundationofFlorida 
Twitter profile
@wildlife_fl 
IRS details
EIN
59-3277808
Fiscal year end
June
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
1994
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
D30: Wildlife Preservation, Protection
NAICS code, primary
813312: Environment, Conservation, and Wildlife Organizations
Parent/child status
Independent
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