EIN 94-2936961

Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance (SUWA)

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
32
State
Year formed
1983
Most recent tax filings
2019-12
Description
The mission of the Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance is the preservation of the outstanding wilderness at the heart of the Colorado Plateau, and the management of these lands in their natural state for the benefit of all Americans.

Program areas at SUWA

WILDERNESS Arranged public attendance at agency meetings and hearings, distributed prepared bulletins and researched wilderness topics. Examined laws and policies that control these resources and provided information gained to the public. Facilitated citizen engagement with state and federal governmental agencies to educate decision-makers. Maintained and grew external communications with public through social media campaigns. Engaged with news media to educate the public and further build public support.
OFF ROAD VEHICLE ORV Researched the legal framework for the ORV issue, performed on-the-ground surveys of ORV routes and use, and assessed agency compliance with federal statutes. Educated the public, media and decision-makers on the potential impacts of ORV use on natural and cultural resources on public lands, and various feasible and reasonable solutions.
RS2477 REVISED STATUE 2477 Researched the legal framework for the issue, determined public opinions, and performed on the ground surveys regarding RS2477 claims. Educated public on the potential problems raised by ORV use and the possible solutions.

Form 990s for SUWA

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-122021-01-28990View PDF
2018-122019-09-12990View PDF
2017-122019-02-21990View PDF
2016-122017-10-20990View PDF
2015-122016-07-18990View PDF
...and 6 more Form 990s

Who funds Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance (SUWA)

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
Wallace Genetic Foundation IiProtect Publiclands, Bears Ears$250,000
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...and 50 more grants received

Grants made by SUWA

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
RupEducational$300,000

Financials for SUWA

RevenuesFYE 12/2019
Total grants, contributions, etc.$5,725,550
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$444,935
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$20,880
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$15,724
Miscellaneous revenues$193,417
Total revenues$6,400,506

Personnel at SUWA

NameTitleCompensation
T Scott GroeneExecutive Director
Mathew GrossMedia Director
Michelle MartineauAdministrative Director
 Subscribe to viewLegislative Director
 Subscribe to viewStewardship Director
...and 5 more key personnel

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Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$6,400,506
2019
Yearly growth
19.3%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$4,039,750
2019
Yearly growth
-3.6%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$16,510,667
2019
Yearly growth
32.7%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
32
2019
Yearly growth
18.5%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
425 East 100 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Metro area
Salt Lake City, UT
Website URL
suwa.org/ 
Phone
(801) 486-3161
Facebook page
SouthernUtahWildernessAlliance 
Twitter profile
@southernutwild 
IRS details
EIN
94-2936961
Fiscal year end
December
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
1983
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
C34: Land Resources Conservation
NAICS code, primary
813319: Social Advocacy Organizations
Parent/child status
Central organization