EIN 81-0527102

Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
43
City
West Yellowstone
State
Year formed
1993
Most recent tax filings
2019-12
Description
Through live animal exhibits, museum displays, staff presentations and programming, the Center achieves its mission of providing visitors an opportunity to view, learn about and ultimately appreciate the Grizzly bears and gray wolves. To provide visit...
Also known as...
Grizzly Discovery Center

Program areas at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center

The Center is home to two magnificent species: Grizzly bears and grey wolves. Not only can you watch these fascinating animals interact in their outdoor habitat, but you can also have the opportunity to learn about their history, controversy, social structure, and antics.the Center had 161,179 visitors during 2019.
The education department of the Center offers a variety of different learning experiences throughout the year for visitors, students, schools, teachers, and group tours. We have a range of ways to help you connect to a spectacular species and ecosystem.

Form 990s for Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-122021-04-01990View PDF
2018-122019-08-02990View PDF
2018-092019-09-14990View PDF
2017-092018-04-10990View PDF
2016-092017-07-20990View PDF
...and 6 more Form 990s

Who funds Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
Fidelity Investments Charitable Gift FundFor Grant Recipient's Exempt Purposes$8,525

Financials for Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center

RevenuesFYE 12/2019
Total grants, contributions, etc.$513,914
Program services$1,873,919
Investment income and dividends$2,922
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$65,515
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$1,200
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$432,670
Miscellaneous revenues$2,301
Total revenues$2,892,441

Personnel at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center

NameTitleCompensation
John HeineDirector$123,942
Mary OliverSecretary and Treasurer$0
Jim ClaarVice President$0
 Subscribe to viewPresident$0
 Subscribe to viewChief$100,410
...and 3 more key personnel

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Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$2,892,441
2019
Yearly growth
664.6%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$2,221,451
2019
Yearly growth
300.2%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$15,311,222
2019
Yearly growth
8.6%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
43
2019
Yearly growth
10.3%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
PO Box 996
West Yellowstone, MT 59758
Website URL
grizzlydiscoveryctr.org/ 
Phone
(406) 646-7001
Facebook page
grizzly-wolf-discovery-center 
Twitter profile
@grizzlywolfcntr 
IRS details
EIN
81-0527102
Fiscal year end
December
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
1993
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
D34: Wildlife Sanctuary, Refuge
NAICS code, primary
813312: Environment, Conservation, and Wildlife Organizations
Parent/child status
Independent