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Grand Canyon Conservancy

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Grand Canyon Conservancy is a environmental education program based in Grand Canyon, AZ that was founded in 1932. As of 2020 they had $12 million in revenue and $22 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 Association.

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Program areas at Grand Canyon Conservancy

With the generous support of members and donors, Grand Canyon Conservancy (gcc) funds park improvements and essential initiatives in youth education, trail restoration, wildlife and habitat protection, and art and culture. We operate retail outlets throughout the park and a portion of all store sales goes directly to benefit park programs. Gcc extends the park's educational mission by publishing books and other materials related to the Grand Canyon region and through the Grand Canyon Conservancy field institute, which leads visitors into the Canyon and along the rim with recognized experts. Select projects funded in 2019: trails forever: a trails forever endowment fund and annual restoration contributions help the park improve and maintain more than 126 miles of historic trails. The endowment is the depository account for continued fundraising efforts underway to build a reliable source of income for park staff to conduct ongoing trail restoration and maintenance throughout the park. ...

The Grand Canyon Conservancy field institute extends the education reach of the park with expert-led trips and tours at Grand Canyon. In 2019 the field institute conducted more than 300 classes and tours providing 42,000 educational hours for over 3,000 participants and is recognized as a leader nationally in the field of park-based education. The field institute also hosts the Canyon field school, a partnership between Grand Canyon Conservancy and the national park service that offers unique opportunities for youth to experience the great outdoors in the heights and depths of Grand Canyon national park. The Canyon field school provides 1-5 day curriculum-based, ranger-led programs for students (middle school through university level). The mission of the Canyon field school is to inspire stewardship of natural spaces through affordable, fun, and educational programs. The goal of the field school is to have 50% of participation coming from underserved communities. In 2019, ...

Aid to usda forest service. Grand Canyon Conservancy operates a retail outlet 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 Conservancy

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Aug 7, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Aug 23, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Sep 25, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Aug 4, 2015990View PDF
2013-12Oct 29, 2014990View PDF
...and six more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Grand Canyon Conservancy

Total grants, contributions, etc.$4,285,231
Program services$807,576
Investment income and dividends$105,648
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$3,949
Net income from fundraising events$123,076
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$6,903,093
Miscellaneous revenues$55,843
Total revenues$12,284,416

Vendors for Grand Canyon Conservancy

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Hintonburdick PLLCTax accounting2020-04-20
████████ ████████Fundraising software; Advocacy software2020-03-05
█████ ███ █████Counsel$33,7122019-12-01
███ █████ ██████████████Mailings$106,9362019-12-01
████████ ████████Web Fundra$11,3622019-12-01
█████ ██████Counsel$16,2502019-12-01
█████ ███ █████Counsel$38,7452019-12-01
...and one more vendors

Personnel at Grand Canyon Conservancy

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Theresa McMullanChief Executive Officer$125,788Oct. 3, 2020
Marie BuckChief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer-Oct. 3, 2020
████ ██████Chief Financial Officer-Aug. 8, 2019
█████ █████Chief of Staff$68,723Oct. 3, 2020
████████ ██████Chief Philanthropy Officer-Oct. 3, 2020
███ ████████ ███Chief Product Officer-Dec. 31, 2018
████████ ████Executive Director and Development Positions-Oct. 3, 2020
█████ ██████Director of Operations-Oct. 3, 2020
█████ ██████████Director of Marketing and Communications-Oct. 3, 2020
████ ████████Director, Field Institute-Oct. 3, 2020
...and 10 more key personnel

Peer environmental education organizations

1Trust for the National Mall501(c)(3)$3.3 millionWashington, DC
2Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park (CVNP)501(c)(3)$8.6 millionPeninsula, OH
3Student Conservation Association (SCA)501(c)(3)$41 millionArlington, VA
4Parks and People Foundation501(c)(3)$4.6 millionBaltimore, MD
5Social and Environmental Entrepreneurs501(c)(3)$22 millionCalabasas, CA
621st Century Parks501(c)(3)$4.8 millionLouisville, KY
7Buffalo Bayou Partnership501(c)(3)$6.0 millionHouston, TX
8Friends of Acadia501(c)(3)$10 millionBar Harbor, ME
9River Parks Authority501(c)(3)$41 millionTulsa, OK
10Fairmount Park Conservancy501(c)(3)$4.0 millionPhiladelphia, PA
11Waller Creek Conservancy501(c)(3)$7.1 millionAustin, TX
12The Trail Foundation (TTF)501(c)(3)$3.1 millionAustin, TX
13International Rhino Foundation (IRF)501(c)(3)$3.9 millionFort Worth, TX
14The Natomas Basin Conservancy A Calif Non-Profit Public Benefit Corporation501(c)(3)$3.8 millionSacramento, CA
15the Rose Foundation for Communities the Environment501(c)(3)$4.6 millionOakland, CA
16Wallenpaupack Lake Estates501(c)(4)$3.4 millionLake Ariel, PA
17National Arbor Foundation501(c)(3)$58 millionLincoln, NE
18Fairmount Park Conservancy501(c)(3)$6.2 millionPhiladelphia, PA
19Los Angeles Neighborhood Land Trust501(c)(3)$3.3 millionLos Angeles, CA
20Superior Watershed Partnership501(c)(3)$6.0 millionMarquette, MI
21United South and Eastern Tribes501(c)(3)$9.7 millionNashville, TN
22Balboa Park Conservancy501(c)(3)$4.2 millionSan Diego, CA
23Minnesota Land Trust501(c)(3)$8.8 millionSaint Paul, MN
24Belle Isle Conservancy501(c)(3)$5.7 millionDetroit, MI
25Conservation Foundation of the Gulf Coast501(c)(3)$3.4 millionOsprey, FL