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Friends of the Mountains-To-Sea Trail

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

Friends of the Mountains-To-Sea Trail is a park or playground based in Raleigh, NC that was founded in 1997. As of 2019 they had $370,210 in revenue and $563,138 in assets.

To involve volunteers and communities in building and maintaining a foot trail across the state of north carolina for the enjoyment and education of people.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Crawford Crenshaw.

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Program areas at Friends of the Mountains-To-Sea Trail

Trail building and maintenance: maintained and improved 530 miles of trail and constructed new trail near waynesville, elkin, oak ridge, hillsborough, durham, bentonville, and sneads ferry. 850 volunteers worked 32,200 hours to build and maintain trail.

Trail routing: identified new connecting routes on backroads and existing trails in areas where a final route has not yet been designated. Worked with local governments and non profit land trusts to encourage and assist them in acquring new land for the trail.

Education: provided information about hiking and caring for the trail through a website, festivals, the media, newsletters, meetings and events. Published trail guides that are available on-line and in print. Organized a three-day gathering of 259 members to educate them about the trail and how to help build, protect amd promote it. Organized a weekend of hiking for more than 500 people to celebrate the 41st anniversary of the recommendation to build the mst. Tens of thousands of people hiked sections of the trail every day, including 11 people who completed the entire 1,175 mile trail in 2018.

Form 990s for Friends of the Mountains-To-Sea Trail

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Jan 10, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Dec 22, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Oct 26, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Jul 11, 2016990View PDF
2014-12Aug 19, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Friends of the Mountains-To-Sea Trail

Total grants, contributions, etc.$357,999
Program services$14,958
Investment income and dividends$-5,626
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-265
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$3,144
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$370,210

Vendors for Friends of the Mountains-To-Sea Trail

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Network for GoodFundraising software; Payment processing2019-12-29
█████████Content management system software2019-12-29
████████ ███ ██████ ███Tax accounting2018-10-05

Personnel at Friends of the Mountains-To-Sea Trail

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Kate DixonExecutive Director$49,135Jan. 10, 2020
Bill ScottVice President$0Dec. 31, 2018
██████ ████████Treasurer$0Dec. 31, 2018
█████ ███████President$0Dec. 31, 2018
█████ █████Secretary$0Dec. 31, 2018
████ ██████Vice President$0Dec. 31, 2016
███████ ████████Secretary$0Dec. 31, 2016

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