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Pheasants Forever Incorporated

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

Pheasants Forever Incorporated is a water or wetland protection organization based in St Paul, MN that was founded in 1982. As of 2019 they had $62 million in revenue and $47 million in assets.

Pheasants Forever is dedicated to the conservation of pheasants, quail and other wildlife through habitat improvements, public awareness, education and land management policies and programs.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Pheasants Forever.

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Program areas at Pheasants Forever Incorporated

Wildlife Habitat Initiatives: During the 2019 fiscal year, Pheasants Forever, Inc. completed more than 9,000 habitat projects impacting 140,000 acres and made 25,708 landowner contacts impacting another 836,000 acres. Since its inception in 1982, Pheasants Forever has spent $825 million and completed 551,000 habitat projects. These projects include land acquisitions, shelterbelts, wetlands, food plots, nesting cover, tree planting, maintenance and include the purchase of habitat equipment. Following are current year highlights of the various projects completed by Pheasants Forever: Land Acquisitions-Land acquired by, or with the help of, Pheasants Forever is generally donated to state and federal wildlife agencies for public wildlife management areas. During the year, Pheasants Forever spent $11.4 million to help purchase 2,878 acres of land, including conservation easements Since inception, Pheasants Forever has helped purchase, and put into public domain, more than 194,000 acres of land at a cost of $216 million. Shelterbelts- A well designed ...

Field Operations: Pheasants Forever's wildlife biologists provide support, information, hands-on education to the public, and work on implementation of wildlife habitat development and restoration. PF's biologists also assist members and chapter volunteers to improve wildlife habitat in the most efficient and effective way.

During the 2019 fiscal year, Pheasants Forever & Quail Forever chapters hosted almost 2,000 outreach events that introduced habitat education, our hunting heritage, shooting sports and conservation engagement to 115,000 youth and 82,000 adult participants across the country. Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever outreach events include events, workshops, educational materials and resources. The No Child Left Indoors(R) Initiative engages PF and QF chapters in community activities that engage youth and their families in outdoor, hands-on activities aimed at recruiting, retaining & reactivating hunter conservationists and engaged advocates for wildlife habitat. Such event include hunter safety classes, learn to hunt events, pollinator habitat projects, summer camps, shooting programs and outdoor field days. Youth 17 or younger can become Ringnecks and/or Whistler members. Over 16,000 youth members receive the youth publication Upland Tales four times a year. Youth leadership is encouraged at the local level and through state youth leadership councils and ...

Form 990s for Pheasants Forever Incorporated

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Jun 19, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Apr 10, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Aug 16, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Jul 26, 2016990View PDF
2014-06May 14, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Pheasants Forever Incorporated

Total grants, contributions, etc.$47,288,482
Program services$4,802,435
Investment income and dividends$335,468
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$248,588
Net rental income$90,068
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$47,984
Net income from fundraising events$4,230,079
Net income from gaming activities$3,799,605
Net income from sales of inventory$703,750
Miscellaneous revenues$1,194,736
Total revenues$62,741,195

Vendors for Pheasants Forever Incorporated

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Standard Insurance CompanyInsurance2019-12-31
██████████ █████████ █████Insurance agent or broker$7912019-12-31
██████ ██████ ████ ██ ██████ ██ ████████ ████████ ████ █████████Insurance2019-12-31
████████ ███████ ██████Insurance agent or broker$3952019-12-31
█████ ███ ███████████ ████Audit accounting2019-12-17
█████████ ████████Software2018-10-26
███ ██ ███It Consulting Services$303,9402018-06-01
████ ████████Printing and Graphics Services$465,8112018-06-01
...and three more vendors

Personnel at Pheasants Forever Incorporated

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Howard K. VincentPresident and Chief Executive Officer$317,990May 31, 2020
James KoerberChief Financial Officer$198,775Jan. 23, 2020
███████ █████Vice President of Field Operations$160,107June 30, 2018
██████ ██ ██████Vice President of Marketing$127,531June 30, 2018
█████ █ ██████Vice President of Governmental Affairs$196,598June 30, 2018
█████ ███Vice President Development$151,279June 30, 2018
███████ ███████Director of Finance$111,223June 30, 2018
███ ██████Director-May 31, 2020
█████ █████████Secretary$0May 31, 2020
████ █████████Vice Chair$0June 30, 2018
...and five more key personnel

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