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Resources Legacy Fund

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Resources Legacy Fund is a water or wetland protection organization based in Sacramento, CA that was founded in 1998. As of 2019 they had $53 million in revenue and $111 million in assets.

Resources legacy fund helps donors ensure the protection and stewardship of resilient and vibrant natural systems that support healthy communities and economic vitality. To help donors engage in strategic conservation endeavors that have lasting value...

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Program areas at Resources Legacy Fund

In 2018, resources legacy fund (rlf) furthered its work with philanthropists to conserve land, water, and ocean resources while advancing healthy communities and social rlf accomplishments during 2018:dam removalin 2018, rlf's open rivers fund (orf) accelerated the pace of dam removals in the western united states. Orf funding supported the deconstruction of 12 dams in Oregon and Wyoming, opening 33 miles of creeks and rivers to fish passage. Projects reduced flood risk, eliminated the liability of a decaying dam, restored native american cultural practices, modernized irrigation infrastructure for ranchers and farmers, improved boat passage, and improved habitat for fisheries that provide food, sustain native culture, and attract anglers. Rlf launched orf in november 2016 with the support of the william and flora hewlett foundation. The fund is working on projects in 30 watersheds spanning Alaska, California, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, Wyoming, and Utah. The fund's portfolio of projects are ...

Form 990s for Resources Legacy Fund

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Jan 14, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Dec 22, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Oct 25, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Jan 10, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Sep 17, 2015990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Resources Legacy Fund

Total grants, contributions, etc.$50,591,348
Program services$361,626
Investment income and dividends$2,481,018
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$447,289
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$53,881,281

Vendors for Resources Legacy Fund

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
WordPressContent management system software2020-05-29
███████ ██████████ ███Tax accounting2018-10-15
█████ ███████Consulting$174,0002017-12-01
████████ ███ ███Consulting$350,0002017-12-01
██████ ██████████Consulting$130,0002017-12-01
███████ █████Consulting$255,3502017-12-01
████████ ██████████Fundraising Counsel$27,0002017-12-01
███████ █████ ███████ ███Consulting$202,5002017-12-01

Personnel at Resources Legacy Fund

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Rosina Burgarin X RosinaChief Financial Officer-Aug. 29, 2019
Deborah LoveSenior Vice President-Aug. 29, 2019
██████ ████ █ ██████Vice President-Aug. 29, 2019
██ ██████Executive Director-Aug. 29, 2019
█████ ██████Director of Operations-Sept. 11, 2019
██████ ███████Director of Finance$124,363Sept. 11, 2019
███████ ████████Director of Donor Services-Sept. 11, 2019
███████ █████Director of Human Resources-Aug. 29, 2019
█████ ███████Director and Attorney, Lands, Rivers, and Communities$196,421Aug. 29, 2019
████████ ███████Director and Attorney, Ocean, Coast, and Fisheries-Aug. 29, 2019
...and nine more key personnel

Peer water quality and wetland conservation organizations

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2Ocean Conservancy501(c)(3)$37 millionWashington, DC
3American Rivers501(c)(3)$23 millionWashington, DC
4National Forest Foundation501(c)(3)$13 millionMissoula, MT
5Trout Unlimited501(c)(3)$53 millionArlington, VA
6Ecology Action of Santa Cruz501(c)(3)$27 millionSanta Cruz, CA
7Water Foundation501(c)(3)$20 millionSacramento, CA
8Pheasants Forever Incorporated501(c)(3)$76 millionSt Paul, MN
9Western Rivers Conservancy501(c)(3)$13 millionPortland, OR
10Earth Conservancy (EC)501(c)(3)$15 millionAshley, PA
11The Partnership Project501(c)(3)$23 millionWashington, DC
12World Wildlife Fund (WWF)501(c)(3)$256 millionWashington, DC
13Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre501(c)(3)$31 millionCanada,
14Ducks Unlimited501(c)(3)$192 millionMemphis, TN
15New Jersey Conservation Foundation501(c)(3)$14 millionFar Hills, NJ
16Peninsula Open Space Trust (POST)501(c)(3)$31 millionPalo Alto, CA
17Save the Redwoods League501(c)(3)$29 millionSan Francisco, CA
18The Trust for Public Land501(c)(3)$137 millionSan Francisco, CA
19Catalina Island Conservancy501(c)(3)$14 millionAvalon, CA
20First Place for Youth501(c)(3)$23 millionOakland, CA
21Simon Wiesenthal Center (SWC)501(c)(3)$25 millionLos Angeles, CA
22Social Interest Solutions (SIS)501(c)(3)$30 millionOakland, CA
23Sacred Heart Community Service501(c)(3)$21 millionSan Jose, CA
24The Broad Center501(c)(3)$15 millionLos Angeles, CA
25Thirty Meter Telescope International Observatory (TIO)501(c)(3)$27 millionPasadena, CA