EIN 06-1484961

Return To Freedom

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
19
City
Year formed
1997
Most recent tax filings
2019-12
Description
Return to Freedom provides a safe haven to almost 400 wild horses including 29 burros. With roundups on-going, the sanctuary fills a vital niche to meet the immediate needs of rescue and sanctuary for wild horses and burros.
Also known as...
American Wild Horse Sancuary

Program areas at Return To Freedom

The organization provided a safe haven To over 500 wild horses and burros, provided education tours and clinics throughout the year and continued To preserve several rare and distinct bloodlines at our California sanctuary.

Form 990s for Return To Freedom

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-122021-04-02990View PDF
2018-122020-02-03990View PDF
2017-122019-03-15990View PDF
2016-122017-12-22990View PDF
2015-122017-03-24990View PDF
...and 6 more Form 990s

Who funds Return To Freedom

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
Nature Defense FoundationHorse Care$75,000
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...and 14 more grants received

Grants made by Return To Freedom

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Fleet of AngelsThe Purpose of This Grant Was for Coggins Testing for the Horses.$14,677
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Financials for Return To Freedom

RevenuesFYE 12/2019
Total grants, contributions, etc.$1,254,712
Program services$234,585
Investment income and dividends$20,474
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$10,638
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$7,278
Miscellaneous revenues$79,302
Total revenues$1,606,989

Personnel at Return To Freedom

NameTitleCompensation
Neda DemayoPresident$91,011
Jack CaroneVice President$20,700
Elizabeth HinesSecretary and Treasurer$0

Organizations like Return To Freedom

OrganizationLocationRevenue
Jackson Hole Conservation AllianceJackson, WY$492,836
Whale and Dolphin Conservation (WDC)Plymouth, MA$787,295
Backcountry Hunters and AnglersMissoula, MT$4,269,861
Ahtna Intertribal Resource CommissionGlenallen, AK$1,089,122
Laguna De Santa Rosa FoundationSanta Rosa, CA$1,311,548
Wild Tomorrow FundNew York, NY$1,054,059
Woodford Cedar Run Wildlife RefugeMedford, NJ$764,763
New England Wildlife CenterSouth Weymouth, MA$2,095,116
Born Free USA united with APISilver Spring, MD$2,105,739
The Busch Wildlife SanctuaryJupiter, FL$1,889,040
Loon Preservation Committee (LPC)Moultonborough, NH$999,902
The WildsPowell, OH$6,652,124
North Carolina Wildlife FederationRaleigh, NC$1,788,763
City WildlifeWashington, DC$448,433
Pollinator PartnershipSan Francisco, CA$1,455,432
The Norman Bird Sanctuary TrustMiddletown, RI$1,910,895
The Earthfire InstituteDriggs, ID$1,340,070
Teton Raptor CenterWilson, WY$2,593,761
Liberty Wildlife Rehabilitation FoundationPhoenix, AZ$1,245,321
Wildlife for Everyone Endowment FoundationState College, PA$545,769
Florida Oceanographic SocietyStuart, FL$3,587,386
New Mexico Wildlife Federation (NMWF)Albuquerque, NM$886,426
Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife (CROW)Sanibel, FL$2,198,427
High Plains Environmental CenterLoveland, CO$995,296
Fossil Rim Wildlife CenterGlen Rose, TX$7,323,197
Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$1,606,989
2019
Yearly growth
4.6%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$2,024,408
2019
Yearly growth
7.8%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$995,766
2019
Yearly growth
-24.3%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
19
2019
Yearly growth
11.8%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
4115 Jalama Road
Lompoc, CA 93436
Metro area
Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA
Website URL
returntofreedom.org/ 
Phone
(805) 737-9246
Facebook page
returntofreedom 
Twitter profile
@returntofreedom 
IRS details
EIN
06-1484961
Fiscal year end
December
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
1997
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