THE TAIMEN FUND

Address
P O BOX 608
BOZEMAN, MT 59771
Contact
Website: http://www.thetaimenfund.org
Phone: +1 (406) 209-3613
Nonprofit
NTEE: Q30 - International Development, Relief Services
EIN: 03-0544897

Mission

TO ENGAGE COMMUNITIES IN CONSERVATION SOLUTIONS BY JOINING RELIGIOUS, SCIENTIFIC AND LOCAL LEADERS.
 20172016201520142013
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation2004
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel    $43,534.00
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation    $49,726.00
Number of employees    4
Number of people compensated >$100k    0
Number of volunteers    30
Personnel
Bailey, Dan
TitleDirectorDirectorDirector  
Name of key/compensated personDAN BAILEYDAN BAILEYDAN BAILEY  
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrueTrue  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Buffington, Betsy
Title    Director
Name of key/compensated person    BETSY BUFFINGTON
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Conn, Charlie
TitleExecutive DirecExecutive DirecExecutive Direc  
Name of key/compensated personCHARLIE CONNCHARLIE CONNCHARLIE CONN  
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrueTrue  
Reportable compensation from org$13,945.00$10,600.00$8,150.00  
Higgins, Susan
Title    Executive Direc
Name of key/compensated person    SUSAN HIGGINS
Reportable compensation from org    $49,726.00
Hoehn, Laura
Title    Vice President
Name of key/compensated person    LAURA HOEHN
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Keller, Jeff
Title    Treasurer
Name of key/compensated person    JEFF KELLER
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Liebert, Jeff
TitleTreasurerTreasurerTreasurer  
Name of key/compensated personJEFF LIEBERTJEFF LIEBERTJEFF LIEBERT  
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrueTrue  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Mattheissen, Alex
Title    Director
Name of key/compensated person    ALEX MATTHEISSEN
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Matthiessen, Peter
Title    Emeritus Direc
Name of key/compensated person    PETER MATTHIESSEN
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Palmer, Martin
Title    President
Name of key/compensated person    MARTIN PALMER
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Taylor, Margie
Title    Director
Name of key/compensated person    MARGIE TAYLOR
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Weeks, Mark
TitleChairmanChairmanChairman  
Name of key/compensated personMARK WEEKSMARK WEEKSMARK WEEKS  
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrueTrue  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activities    TO ENGAGE COMMUNITIES IN CONSERVATION SOLUTIONS BY JOINING RELIGIOUS, SCIENTIFIC AND LOCAL LEADERS.
Primary exempt purposeTO PREVENT ILLEGAL KILLING OF HUCHO HUCHO TAIMEN IN MONGOLIA THROUGH 1) ENFORCEMENT OF LOCAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS AGAINST POACHING, 2) PROMOTION OF SUSTAINABLE FISHING AND NATURAL REPRODUCTION, AND 3)COMMUNITY EDUCATION.TO PREVENT ILLEGAL KILLING OF HUCHO HUCHO TAIMEN IN MONGOLIA THROUGH 1) ENFORCEMENT OF LOCAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS AGAINST POACHING, 2) PROMOTION OF SUSTAINABLE FISHING AND NATURAL REPRODUCTION, AND 3)COMMUNITY EDUCATION.TO PREVENT ILLEGAL KILLING OF HUCHO HUCHO TAIMEN IN MONGOLIA THROUGH 1) ENFORCEMENT OF LOCAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS AGAINST POACHING, 2) PROMOTION OF SUSTAINABLE FISHING AND NATURAL REPRODUCTION, AND 3)COMMUNITY EDUCATION.  
Program service expenses, total$53,413.00$44,227.00$33,934.00 $184,037.00
Programs, including revenue & expenses
GREEN MY FAITH DEVELOPS AND OFFERS TRAININGS, EXCHANGES, AND TOOL KIT PUBLICATIONS FOR RELIGIOUS LEADERS ON CONSERVATION PRACTICES WITHIN THE FRAMEWORK OF THEIR RESPECTIVE RELIGIOUS BELIEFS.
Program expenses    $152,588.00
Program description    GREEN MY FAITH DEVELOPS AND OFFERS TRAININGS, EXCHANGES, AND TOOL KIT PUBLICATIONS FOR RELIGIOUS LEADERS ON CONSERVATION PRACTICES WITHIN THE FRAMEWORK OF THEIR RESPECTIVE RELIGIOUS BELIEFS.
THE COMMUNITY CONSERVATION PROGRAM ADDRESSES ENVIRONMENTAL, CIVIC, MEDICAL, ECONOMIC, EDUCATIONAL, AND CULTURAL NEEDS AND ENGAGES STAKEHOLDERS IN IMPROVING THE COMMUNITY'S ABILITY TO BECOME GREAT STEWARDS.
Program expenses    $27,735.00
Program description    THE COMMUNITY CONSERVATION PROGRAM ADDRESSES ENVIRONMENTAL, CIVIC, MEDICAL, ECONOMIC, EDUCATIONAL, AND CULTURAL NEEDS AND ENGAGES STAKEHOLDERS IN IMPROVING THE COMMUNITY'S ABILITY TO BECOME GREAT STEWARDS.
THE RESEARCH AND EVALUATION PROGRAM STUDIES SHIFTS IN CULTURES, RELIGIONS, AND COMMUNITIES THAT LIVE COMPATIBLY WITH NATURE. THE PROGRAM GOAL IS TO UNDERSTAND OBSTACLES THAT PREVENT CONSERVATION STEWARDSHIP AND HELP REFRAME BELIEFS WITHIN A CONTEMPORARY CONTEXT.
Program expenses    $3,714.00
Program description    THE RESEARCH AND EVALUATION PROGRAM STUDIES SHIFTS IN CULTURES, RELIGIONS, AND COMMUNITIES THAT LIVE COMPATIBLY WITH NATURE. THE PROGRAM GOAL IS TO UNDERSTAND OBSTACLES THAT PREVENT CONSERVATION STEWARDSHIP AND HELP REFRAME BELIEFS WITHIN A CONTEMPORARY CONTEXT.
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$62,524.00$91,267.00$74,659.00 $247,529.00
Revenue from contributions (total) $91,264.00$74,657.00$76,322.00$248,453.00
Investment income, current yr$2.00$3.00$2.00 $1,147.00
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr    $248,453.00
Total unrelated business revenue    $0.00
Other revenue, current yr    -$2,071.00
Program service revenue (total) $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Gross receipts    $262,546.00
Sources of contributions
Revenue from fundraising events    $25,600.00
Revenue from all other contributions    $222,853.00
Other types of revenue
Royalties (total)    $0.00
Miscellaneous revenue (total)    $0.00
Net revenue from gaming (total)    $0.00
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments    $145.00
Net rental income $0.00$0.00 $0.00
Net income from fundraising events    -$2,071.00
Net inventory sales (total)    $0.00
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all    $270,693.00
Total functional expenses: program service     $184,037.00
Total functional expenses: management and general    $61,404.00
Total functional expenses: fundraising    $25,252.00
Fees for services
Lobbying fees (total)    $0.00
Legal fees (total)    $0.00
Fundraising service fees (total)    $0.00
General management fees (total)    $0.00
Investment management fees (total)    $0.00
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$113,489.00$118,616.00$87,672.00$66,124.00$40,220.00
Total assets, beginning of year$118,616.00$87,672.00$66,124.00 $65,314.00
Total liabilities$47.00$518.00$1,217.00$2,036.00$606.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$518.00$1,217.00$2,036.00 $2,782.00
Pledges & accounts receivable, net    $0.00
Loans & receivables from key persons    $0.00
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr    $27,216.00
Temporarily restricted net assets    $12,398.00
Net assets$113,442.00$118,098.00$86,455.00 $39,614.00
Net assets, beginning of year    $62,532.00
Other liabilities    $56.00
Intangible assets    $0.00
Other assets    $0.00
Investments: other securities    $0.00
Investments: publicly traded securities    $0.00
Cash: non-interest bearing    $39,966.00
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year    $62,474.00
Investments -- program-related    $0.00
Inventories for sale or use    $254.00
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses    -$23,164.00
Advertising (total)    $1,250.00
Savings & temp cash investment    $0.00
Accounts receivable, net    $0.00
Prepaid expenses & deferred charges    $0.00
Accounts payable & accrued expenses    $550.00
Total net assets or fund balances    $39,614.00
Depreciation, depletion, amortization    $0.00
Payment to affiliates    $0.00
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members    6
Number of independent voting members    6
Accrual accountingTrueTrueTrue True
Tax year start date2016-07-012015-07-012014-07-01 2012-07-01
Tax year end date2017-06-012016-06-012015-06-012014-06-012013-06-01
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990EZ990EZ990EZ 990
Date e-filing submitted2018-03-082017-02-022016-02-18 2013-11-13
IRS schema version2016v3.02015v2.02014v5.0 2012v2.0
Filing identifier201820099349200217201613129349201136201543219349200719 201342639349300119
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