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The Urban Farm

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

The Urban Farm is a agricultural organization based in Denver, CO that was founded in 1995. As of 2019 they had $496,172 in revenue and $247,872 in assets.

To provide agricultural and environmental education to urban children, youth and their families. The mission of The Urban Farm at Stapleton (TUF) is to provide experiential learning and practical work experience for young people in a farm setting. Our...

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Program areas at The Urban Farm

The Urban Farm (TUF) is a unique working farm in the city that offers impactful youth development activities and an engaging educational venue for visitors. In cooperation with the City and County of Denver, TUF inspires excitement for learning through practical and fun experiences in a farm setting and encourages the development of character strengths that are critical to success in life. Our vision is to empower youth with a spirit of creativity, independence, hard work, and compassion. Youth learn about animals, plants, and the environment while discovering their own strengths and interests. We house horses, poultry, cattle, sheep, and goats (over 100 animals), as well as gardens, the Gompers Greenhouse, and the Mike Nelson Weather Station (in progress) and provide an important educational visitor attraction to the Northeast Denver area. While there are other organizations that focus on gardening, animal husbandry, or equine education, TUF is unique in offering ...

Form 990s for The Urban Farm

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Jun 19, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Dec 22, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Oct 11, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Nov 7, 2016990View PDF
2014-12Jan 13, 2016990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for The Urban Farm

Total grants, contributions, etc.$250,359
Program services$236,197
Investment income and dividends$0
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$1,730
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$7,886
Total revenues$496,172

Vendors for The Urban Farm

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
KimbiaFundraising software2019-12-09
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2019-12-09
█████████Content management system software2019-12-09
█████████Marketing software2019-12-09
██████████Fundraising software2019-12-09
███ ██Tax accounting2019-06-13

Personnel at The Urban Farm

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Kim DowningPresident / Secretary$0Dec. 31, 2018
Michael NicksExecutive Dir.$50,000June 13, 2019
████ ██████Treasurer / Board Member$0Dec. 31, 2018
██████ █████████Secretary / President$0Dec. 31, 2018
█████ ███████Past Treasurer$0Oct. 10, 2014

Peer agriculture nonprofits

1Acta Non Verba Youth Urban Farm Project501(c)(3)$361,364Oakland, CA
2Common Threads Farm501(c)(3)$269,475Bellingham, WA
3Guidestone501(c)(3)$146,292Salida, CO
4Aspen Tree501(c)(3)$449,335Aspen, CO
5Ecumenical Project for International Cooperation501(c)(3)$202,455Golden, CO
6The Farmer's House501(c)(3)$1.1 millionWeston, MO
7Power Love Self Control PLS Farm Ministry501(c)(3)$269,644Reidsville, NC
8FoodWhat Incorporated501(c)(3)$705,558Santa Cruz, CA
9The Buddy Program501(c)(3)$1.1 millionAspen, CO
10Colorado Youth Outdoors (CYO)501(c)(3)$782,308Fort Collins, CO
11Boys and Girls Club of the Pikes Peak Region501(c)(3)$1.5 millionColorado Springs, CO
12High Valley Community Center501(c)(3)$414,504Del Norte, CO
13Voyager Youth Program501(c)(3)$522,023Ridgway, CO
14Sprout City Farms501(c)(3)$187,680Denver, CO
15Beet Sugar Development Foundation (BSDF)501(c)(3)$1.3 millionDenver, CO
16Community Agriculture Alliance501(c)(3)$305,908Steamboat Springs, CO
17Farm Institute501(c)(3)$661,847Edgartown, MA
18Farm Alliance of Baltimore501(c)(3)$194,746Baltimore, MD
19Growingchange-Org501(c)(3)$134,800Laurinburg, NC
20Pioneer Farm Museum501(c)(3)$230,841Eatonville, WA
21White Oak Farm and Education Center501(c)(3)$155,074Williams, OR
22Organic Farm School Formerly Greenbank Farm MGMT Group501(c)(3)$365,165Freeland, WA
23Living Elements Educational Farm501(c)(3)$275,061Blachly, OR
24Minnesota Agricultural Interpretive Center501(c)(3)$295,547Waseca, MN
25Center for Urban Agriculture at Fairview Gardens501(c)(3)$257,885Goleta, CA