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National Audubon Society

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National Audubon Society is a land conservation group based in New York, NY that was founded in 1905. As of 2019 they had $140 million in revenue and $528 million in assets.

The National Audubon Society protects birds and the places they need, today and tomorrow, throughout the Americas using science, advocacy, education, and on-the-ground conservation.

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Program areas at National Audubon Society

Conservation: Audubon's goal is to protect birds during every point of their lifecycles throughout the Americas. Guided by our science to inform our actions and our policies, Audubon maximizes its conservation results by focusing on five strategies critical for birds: 1. Climate: Audubon seeks to protect the places birds need in a warming world, and advocate for significant public policy changes by tapping our unparalleled network and bipartisan membership to support solutions at the state and local levels. In FY19, Audubons policy and state leadership worked with chapter members, college students, and volunteers across our network to secure four important legislative victories to promote clean energy. The Solar Access Act in Arkansas and Energy Freedom Act in South Carolina expand access to solar energy and create green jobs in two states that are now clean energy leaders in the south. In Washington and New York, our network advocated for two ...

NATIONAL CONSERVATION PROGRAMS FOCUS AND ALIGN AUDUBON'S UNPARALLELED NETWORK TO MEET TODAY'S UNPRECEDENTED ENVIRONMENTAL CHALLENGES. NATIONAL CONSERVATION PROVIDES STRATEGY, EXPERTISE AND LEADERSHIP FOR AUDUBON'S CONSERVATION WORK AND ENSURES EFFORTS ARE INTEGRATED FOR MAXIMUM EFFECTIVENESS. NATIONAL PROGRAMS INCLUDE: - Conservation Leadership produces conservation strategies and leadership to address the needs of birds and the habitats they rely on across the Americas. National conservation leadership includes teams dedicated to each of the five strategies critical for birds: Climate, Coasts, Water, Working Lands, and Bird-Friendly Communities. In addition, the conservation leadership oversees Audubons national policy, science and international teams. These programs are responsible for overseeing and coordinating the advancement of the conservation strategies and priorities, working with state offices, chapters, centers and other partners. Audubon has created an integrated tool to track progress toward our conservation goals for our five strategies. - NETWORK INCREASES THE CAPACITY, DIVERSITY, CONNECTEDNESS AND EFFECTIVENESS OF AUDUBON'S grassroots. ...

Form 990s for National Audubon Society

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Mar 15, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Jan 18, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Apr 18, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Mar 24, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Feb 18, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for National Audubon Society

Total grants, contributions, etc.$115,962,965
Program services$5,953,212
Investment income and dividends$7,191,466
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$1,231,861
Net rental income$1,412,068
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$7,292,853
Net income from fundraising events$-579,884
Net income from gaming activities$2,535
Net income from sales of inventory$1,167,172
Miscellaneous revenues$1,090,142
Total revenues$140,724,390

Vendors for National Audubon Society

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Grant Thornton LLPAudit accounting; Tax accounting2020-08-28
██████Content management system software2020-07-20
███ ███ ███Content management system software; Marketing software; Fundraising software; Advocacy software2020-07-20
████████ █████ ████ ████ ███ ██ ███████████ ██Insurance2020-04-30
████████ █████Trustee (bank, trust company or similar financial institution)$24,1242019-12-31
████Investment management; $2,1002019-12-31
████████ ████████ █████Investment advisory (plan)$22,5002019-12-31
██████████ █████Investment advisory (plan)$10,4182019-12-31
...and 25 more vendors

Personnel at National Audubon Society

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
David YarnoldPresident and Chief Executive Officer$578,159Aug. 16, 2020
Stephen MeyerChief Operating Officer-Aug. 16, 2020
████ ████ ██████Chief Financial Officer$241,426Aug. 16, 2020
████ █████████Chief Marketing Officer$288,114Aug. 16, 2020
█████ ███████Chief Technology Officer-Aug. 16, 2020
█████ ██████Chief of Staff$237,364July 17, 2019
████ ████████Chief Development Officer-Aug. 16, 2020
████ ██████Vice President and Chief Scientist-Aug. 16, 2020
████ ███████Vice President, Chief Scientist$214,617July 17, 2019
█████ ██ ██████Chief Network Officer$182,889Aug. 16, 2020
...and 33 more key personnel

Peer land conservation organizations

1Trust for Public Land (TPL)501(c)(3)$137 millionSan Francisco, CA
2Center for Natural Lands Management (CNLM)501(c)(3)$51 millionTemecula, CA
3Massachusetts Audubon Society501(c)(3)$48 millionLincoln, MA
4The Trustees of Reservations501(c)(3)$42 millionBoston, MA
5Wilderness Society501(c)(3)$42 millionWashington, DC
6Atlantic Coast Conservancy501(c)(3)$105 millionJasper, GA
7National Parks Conservation Association501(c)(3)$42 millionWashington, DC
8Pheasants Forever Incorporated501(c)(3)$62 millionSt Paul, MN
9Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy501(c)(3)$72 millionSan Francisco, CA
10Natural Resources Defense Council501(c)(3)$182 millionNew York, NY
11Trout Unlimited (TU)501(c)(3)$53 millionArlington, VA
12Environmental Defense Fund (EDF)501(c)(3)$210 millionNew York, NY
13Wildlife Conservation Society501(c)(3)$278 millionBronx, NY
14Central Park Conservancy501(c)(3)$68 millionNew York, NY
15Rainforest Alliance501(c)(3)$44 millionNew York, NY
16The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty To Animals501(c)(3)$267 millionNew York, NY
17North Shore Animal League America501(c)(3)$40 millionPort Washington, NY
18The Animal Medical Center (AMC)501(c)(3)$73 millionNew York, NY
19Appalachian Mountain Club (AMC)501(c)(3)$43 millionBoston, MA
20Missouri Botanical Garden Board of TRUSTEES501(c)(3)$50 millionSt Louis, MO
21Southern Environmental Law Center (SELC)501(c)(3)$60 millionCharlottesville, VA
22National Geographic Society (NGS)501(c)(3)$130 millionWashington, DC
23Student Conservation Association (SCA)501(c)(3)$41 millionArlington, VA
24National Trust for Scotland (NTS)501(c)(3)$66 millionUnited Kingdom,
25Houston Zoo501(c)(3)$103 millionHouston, TX