EIN 02-0413555

Forest Society of Maine (FSM)

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
10
City
State
Year formed
1984
Most recent tax filings
2020-07
Description
The Forest Society of Maine (FSM) is a statewide land trust particularly focused on protecting and conserving large tracts of Maine's North Woods.

Program areas at FSM

Permanently conserved forestlands utilizing conservation easements; monitored and enforced terms of the conservation easements for which fsm is responsible; worked with forestland owners and communities to discuss possibilities for future conservation projects. Worked with community members on collaborative efforts that inform the importance of sustainable forests. Designed a management plan for a fee property donated to fsm, with a long-term objective to serve the educational and recreational needs of the greenville, me community. Moved forward in a multi-million-dollar multi-year campaign in support of two large projects that support preservation of the canadian/new england corridor on Maine's western border. Adopted five year strategic plan for the organization and received accreditation renewal under national land trust accreditation program.

Form 990s for FSM

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-072020-09-17990View PDF
2018-072019-08-17990View PDF
2017-072018-05-14990View PDF
2016-072017-04-19990View PDF
2015-072016-03-29990View PDF
...and 3 more Form 990s

Who funds Forest Society of Maine (FSM)

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
Appalachian Trail ConservancyWild East Action Fund Land Protection$115,000
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...and 11 more grants received

Grants made by FSM

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Appalachian Mountain Club (AMC)Land Aquisition - Kiw & Gulf Hagas$2,331,647

Financials for FSM

RevenuesFYE 07/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$1,601,981
Program services$3,553
Investment income and dividends$150,197
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$107,413
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$1,863,144

Personnel at FSM

NameTitleCompensation
Karin TilbergExecutive Director in 2017$113,274
Janice MelmedDevelopment Director
Jake MetzlerDirector of Forestland Conservation
 Subscribe to viewBusiness - Office Manager
 Subscribe to viewPast First Executive Director$99,607
...and 6 more key personnel

Organizations like FSM

OrganizationLocationRevenue
Upstate ForeverGreenville, SC$1,977,977
Conservation Florida (CTF)Gainesville, FL$471,275
Raritan Headwaters Association (RHA)Gladstone, NJ$1,193,710
Mohawk Hudson Land ConservancyDelmar, NY$672,712
American Chestnut Land Trust (ACLT)Prince Frederick, MD$466,991
Tucson Audubon SocietyTucson, AZ$2,386,082
Driftless Area Land ConservancyDodgeville, WI$629,082
Delaware Nature SocietyHockessin, DE$4,348,530
7 Lakes Alliance (BRCA)Belgrade Lakes, ME$1,469,905
Greenwich Land Trust (GLT)Greenwich, CT$4,549,739
Connecticut Forest and Park Association (CFPA)Rockfall, CT$1,017,851
Palmetto Conservation Foundation (PCF)Columbia, SC$1,071,734
New Jersey Conservation FoundationFar Hills, NJ$8,449,929
Hawaiian Islands Land TrustHonolulu, HI$5,674,775
Save Mount DiabloWalnut Creek, CA$2,302,875
The Grand Canyon TrustFlagstaff, AZ$7,102,371
Northwest Arkansas Land TrustFayetteville, AR$796,831
Southeast Alaska Land TrustJuneau, AK$531,978
Nevada Land TrustReno, NV$743,046
Peconic Land TrustSouthampton, NY$7,013,893
The Piedmont Environmental CouncilWarrenton, VA$8,493,558
The Pacific Forest TrustSan Francisco, CA$2,861,180
Gathering WatersMadison, WI$812,537
The Potomac ConservancySilver Spring, MD$1,486,819
Land Stewardship ProjectMinneapolis, MN$2,372,636
Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$1,863,144
2020
Yearly growth
29.6%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$874,381
2020
Yearly growth
-17.2%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$11,071,661
2020
Yearly growth
15.3%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
10
2020
Yearly growth
25%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
115 Franklin St 3RD Floor
Bangor, ME 04401
Metro area
Bangor, ME
Website URL
fsmaine.org/ 
Phone
(207) 945-9200
Facebook page
ForestSocietyofMaine 
IRS details
EIN
02-0413555
Fiscal year end
July
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
1984
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
C34: Land Resources Conservation
NAICS code, primary
813312: Environment, Conservation, and Wildlife Organizations
Parent/child status
Independent