Friends Of The Desert Mountains in Palm Desert, California (CA)

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Friends Of The Desert Mountains
Employer Identification Number (EIN)330241242
Name of OrganizationFriends Of The Desert Mountains
Address51500 State Hwy 74, Palm Desert, CA 92260-7335
ActivitiesWildlife sanctuary or refuge, Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
SubsectionCharitable Organization
Ruling Date09/1987
DeductibilityContributions are deductible
FoundationOrganization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public
Exempt Organization StatusUnconditional Exemption
Tax Period12/2011
Assets$10,000,000 to $49,999,999
Income$5,000,000 to $9,999,999
Filing Requirement990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Asset Amount$23,372,973
Amount of Income$9,039,540
Form 990 Revenue Amount$8,312,414
National Taxonomy of Exempt Entities (NTEE)Animal-Related: Wildlife Preservation, Protection

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Amount of income in 2011: $9,039,540 (it was $5,089,444 in 2010)
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Assets in 2011: $23,372,973 (it was $26,337,549 in 2010)
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Financial snapshot ($)

Revenue for 2011

Support schedule

Statements Regarding Other IRS Filings and Tax Compliance (for 2011)
Did the organization have unrelated business gross income of $1,000 or more during the year?No
Initiation fees and capital contributions$0
Gross receipts for public use of club facilities $0
Gross income from members or shareholders$0
Gross income from other sources$0
Statement of Revenue (for 2011)
Total revenue$8,312,414
Contributions, Gifts, Grants and Other Similar Amounts$314,805
Program Service Revenue$43,274
Other Revenue
Investment income (including dividends, interest, and other similar amounts)$49,707
Income from investment of tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Net rental income$9,615
Gross rents (Real / Personal)$9,615 / $0
Less: rental expenses (Real / Personal)$0 / $0
Rental income or (loss) (Real / Personal)$9,615 / $0
Net gain from sales of assets other than inventory$7,866,365
Gross amount from sales of assets other than inventory (Securities / Other)$126 / $8,519,509
Less: cost or other basis and sales expenses (Securities / Other)$152 / $653,118
Gain or (loss) (Securities / Other)$-26 / $7,866,391
Net loss from fundraising events$-15,158
Gross income from fundraising events$23,224
Less: direct expenses$38,382
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$20,370
Gross sales of inventory, less returns and allowances$55,844
Less: cost of goods sold$35,474
Miscellaneous Revenue$23,436
Statement of Functional Expenses (for 2011)
Total functional expenses$10,795,176
Compensation of current officers, directors, trustees, and key employees$0
Other salaries and wages$270,364
Payroll taxes$23,470
Professional fundraising services$0
Balance Sheet (for 2011)
Total assets$23,372,973
Total liabilities$14,522,770
Tax-exempt bond liabilities$0
Secured mortgages and notes payable to unrelated third parties$0
Unsecured notes and loans payable to unrelated third parties$0
Total net assets or fund balances$8,850,203
Retained earnings, endowment, accumulated income, or other funds$0
Reason for Public Charity Status (for 2011)
The organization is not a private foundation because it is:An organization that normally receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or from the general public described in section 170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Support Schedule for Organizations Described in Sections 170(b)(1)(A)(iv) and 170(b)(1)(A)(vi) (for 2011)
2007 - 2011 Total
Total Support$8,452,118
Gifts, grants, contributions, and membership fees received$8,031,532
Tax revenues levied for the organization's benefit and either paid to or expended on its behalf$0
The value of services or facilities furnished by a governmental unit to the organization without charge$0
Gross income from interest, dividends, payments received on securities loans, rents, royalties and income from similar sources$420,586
Gross receipts from related activities, etc.$526,953
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North Dakota3
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New Mexico14
New York58
Rhode Island1
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South Dakota6
West Virginia4
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