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Grand Canyon Association

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

Grand Canyon Association is a environmental education program based in Grand Canyon, AZ that was founded in 1932. As of 2018 they had $11 million in revenue and $17 million in assets.

The grand canyon association (gca) is grand canyon national park's official nonprofit partner raising private funds to benefit the park, operating retail shops and visitor centers within the park, and providing premier educational opportunities and pu...

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Grand Canyon Conservancy.

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Program areas at Grand Canyon Association

With the generous support of members and donors, grand canyon association (gca) funds park improvements and essential initiatives in youth education, trail restoration, wildlife and habitat protection, and art and culture. We operate bookstores throughout the park and a portion of all store sales go directly to benefit park programs. Gca extends the park's educational mission by publishing books and other materials related to the grand canyon region and through the grand canyon association field institute, whose expert instructors provide learning opportunities throughout the park.

The grand canyon association field institute extends the education reach of the park with expert-led trips and tours at grand canyon. The field institute conducted more than 350 classes providing 40,000 educational hours for over 3,000 participants and is recognized for the quality of its experts on grand canyon cultural and natural history. Gca creates award-winning books and guides featuring grand canyon and the Colorado plateau. We offer adult and children's books as well as research materials that are invaluable to the advancement of the study of grand canyon. New titles for 2017 include the amazing kolb brothers of grand canyon, path of the thunderbird: a grand canyon adventure, and the archaeology of grand canyon: ancient peoples, ancient places.

Aid to usda forest service. Grand canyon association operates a bookstore at kaibab national forest at jacob lake, az. Our programs enhance the understanding of the kaibab national forest and surrounding area and provide support to the interpretive activities of the us forest service.

Form 990s for Grand Canyon Association

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2017-12Aug 23, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Sep 25, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Aug 4, 2015990View PDF
2013-12Oct 29, 2014990View PDF
2012-12Jan 8, 2014990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Grand Canyon Association

Total grants, contributions, etc.$4,742,538
Program services$719,258
Investment income and dividends$2,086
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$58,580
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$5,457,895
Miscellaneous revenues$93,179
Total revenues$11,073,536

Vendors for Grand Canyon Association

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Engaging NetworksFundraising software; Advocacy software2020-03-05
█████████████ ████Tax accounting2018-04-25
████████ ████████Web Fundra$8,8822017-12-01
█████ ███ █████Counsel$30,4522017-12-01
███ █████ ██████████████Mailings$88,2012017-12-01
██████ ███ ███████ ██Tax accounting2014-10-29

Personnel at Grand Canyon Association

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Susan SchroederChief Executive Officer Emerita$163,048Aug. 8, 2019
Theresa McMullanChief Executive Officer$125,788Aug. 8, 2019
█████ ████Chief Operating Officer-Aug. 8, 2019
████ ██████Chief Financial Officer-Aug. 8, 2019
█████ █████Chief of Staff$68,723Aug. 8, 2019
███ ████████Chief Philanthropy Officer$121,143Jan. 8, 2019
█████ ██████████Director of Marketing and Communications-Aug. 8, 2019
████ ████████Director, Field Institute-Aug. 8, 2019
██████ ██████Chairman / Board Vice Chair$0Oct. 11, 2017
███████ ██████Board Chair / Vice Chair$0Dec. 31, 2016
...and six more key personnel

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