SOUTHBOROUGH OPEN LAND FOUNDATION INC

Address
BOX 345
SOUTHBOROUGH, MA 01772
Contact
Website: http://www.solf.org
Phone: +1 (508) 229-0668
Nonprofit
NTEE: E99 - Health - General and Rehabilitative N.E.C.
EIN: 22-3002718

Mission

SOLF'S MISSION IS TO PROMOTE THE WISE USE OF LAND IN TOWN BY ACQUIRING, BY GIFT OR PURCHASE, REAL PROPERTY AND INTERESTS IN REAL PROPERTY AND THE PRESERVATION OF THE SAME IN NATURAL, SCENIC, OPEN, OR RURAL CONDITION; BY PRESERVING ECOLOGICALLY OR AGRICULTURALLY SENSITIVE LAND AND CREATING PROTECTED WILDLIFE HABITATS; BY DISSEMINATING INFORMATION TO, AND OTHERWISE EDUCATING THE GENERAL PUBLIC AS TO THE NEED AND VALUE OF WISE LAND USE IN SOUTHBOROUGH; AND BY ENGAGING IN SUCH OTHER ACTIVITIES AS SHALL TEND TO PRESERVE, BEAUTIFY AND ENHANCE SOUTHBOROUGH.
 20162015201420132012
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation1988
Subsection code03
PF filing required0    
Metropolitan statistical area1123
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Number of employees00000
Number of people compensated >$100k00000
Number of volunteers0030300
Number of highly compensated contractors0000 
Personnel
Barron, Jack
TitleTRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated personJACK BARRONJACK BARRONJACK BARRONJACK BARRONJACK BARRON
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org4.004.004.004.004.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Beals, Whitney
TitlePRESIDENTTRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE 
Name of key/compensated personWHITNEY BEALSWHITNEY BEALSWHITNEY BEALSWHITNEY BEALS 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org16.004.004.004.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Costine, Deborah
TitleTRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated personDEBORAH COSTINEDEBORAH COSTINEDEBORAH COSTINEDEBORAH COSTINEDEBORAH COSTINE
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org6.006.006.006.006.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Dinjian, Dick
Title  TRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated person  DICK DINJIANDICK DINJIANDICK DINJIAN
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  TrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org  4.004.004.00
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00$0.00$0.00
Ellis, Ralph
TitleTREASURERTREASURERTREASURERTREASURER 
Name of key/compensated personRALPH ELLISRALPH ELLISRALPH ELLISRALPH ELLIS 
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org12.0012.0012.0012.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Ellis, Rick
Title    TRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated person    RICK ELLIS
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director    True
Average hours per week working for org    6.00
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs    $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs     $0.00
Gay, Carol
Title  VICE PRESIDENTVICE PRESIDENTTRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated person  CAROL GAYCAROL GAYCAROL GAY
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director    True
Average hours per week working for org  6.006.006.00
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00$0.00$0.00
Heiserman, Hewitt
Title    VICE PRESIDENT
Name of key/compensated person    HEWITT HEISERMAN
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org    6.00
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs    $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs     $0.00
Herczeg, Attila
TitleTRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated personATTILA HERCZEGATTILA HERCZEGATTILA HERCZEGATTILA HERCZEGATTILA HERCZEG
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org4.004.004.004.004.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Hohenberger, Bill
TitleTRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated personBILL HOHENBERGERBILL HOHENBERGERBILL HOHENBERGERBILL HOHENBERGERBILL HOHENBERGER
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org4.004.004.004.004.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Kassatly, Amy
TitleTRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated personAMY KASSATLYAMY KASSATLYAMY KASSATLYAMY KASSATLYAMY KASSATLY
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org4.004.004.004.004.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Keiss, Hal
TitleTRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated personHAL KEISSHAL KEISSHAL KEISSHAL KEISSHAL KEISS
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org6.006.006.006.006.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Meyer, Elizabeth
Title    SECRETARY
Name of key/compensated person    ELIZABETH MEYER
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org    6.00
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs    $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs     $0.00
Sines, Bill
Title PRESIDENTPRESIDENTPRESIDENTTREASURER
Name of key/compensated person BILL SINESBILL SINESBILL SINESBILL SINES
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org 12.0012.0012.0012.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Walters, Jake
TitleTRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated personJAKE WALTERSJAKE WALTERSJAKE WALTERSJAKE WALTERSJAKE WALTERS
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org4.004.004.004.004.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Warren, Acacia
Title TRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated person ACACIA WARRENACACIA WARRENACACIA WARRENACACIA WARREN
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org 4.004.004.004.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Watters, Sally
TitleCLERKCLERKCLERKCLERKPRESIDENT
Name of key/compensated personSALLY WATTERSSALLY WATTERSSALLY WATTERSSALLY WATTERSSALLY WATTERS
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org16.0016.0016.0016.0016.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Whiting, Matthew
TitleTRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE 
Name of key/compensated personMATTHEW WHITINGMATTHEW WHITINGMATTHEW WHITINGMATTHEW WHITING 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org4.004.004.004.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesSOLF'S MISSION IS TO PROMOTE THE WISE USE OF LAND IN SOUTHBOROUGH BY ACQUIRING, BY GIFT OR PURCHASE; REAL PROPERTY AND THE PRESERVATION OF THE SAME IN NATURAL, SCENIC, OPEN OR RURAL CONDITION; BY PRESERVING ECOLOGICALLY OR AGRICULTURALLY SENSITIVE LAND AND CREATING PROTECTED WILDLIFE HABITATS; BY DISSEMINATING INFORMATION TO, AND OTHERWISE EDUCATING THE GENERAL PUBLIC AS TO THE NEED AND VALUE OF THE WISE USE OF LAND IN SOUTHBOROUGH; AND BY ENGAGING IN SUCH OTHER ACTIVITIES AS SHALL TEND TO PRESERVE, BEAUTIFY AND ENHANCE SOUTHBOROUGH.SOLF'S MISSION IS TO PROMOTE THE WISE USE OF LAND IN SOUTHBOROUGH BY ACQUIRING, BY GIFT OR PURCHASE; REAL PROPERTY AND THE PRESERVATION OF THE SAME IN NATURAL, SCENIC, OPEN OR RURAL CONDITION; BY PRESERVING ECOLOGICALLY OR AGRICULTURALLY SENSITIVE LAND AND CREATING PROTECTED WILDLIFE HABITATS; BY DISSEMINATING INFORMATION TO, AND OTHERWISE EDUCATING THE GENERAL PUBLIC AS TO THE NEED AND VALUE OF THE WISE USE OF LAND IN SOUTHBOROUGH; AND BY ENGAGING IN SUCH OTHER ACTIVITIES AS SHALL TEND TO PRESERVE, BEAUTIFY AND ENHANCE SOUTHBOROUGH.SOLF'S MISSION IS TO PROMOTE THE WISE USE OF LAND IN SOUTHBOROUGH BY ACQUIRING, BY GIFT OR PURCHASE; REAL PROPERTY AND THE PRESERVATION OF THE SAME IN NATURAL, SCENIC, OPEN OR RURAL CONDITION; BY PRESERVING ECOLOGICALLY OR AGRICULTURALLY SENSITIVE LAND AND CREATING PROTECTED WILDLIFE HABITATS; BY DISSEMINATING INFORMATION TO, AND OTHERWISE EDUCATING THE GENERAL PUBLIC AS TO THE NEED AND VALUE OF THE WISE USE OF LAND IN SOUTHBOROUGH; AND BY ENGAGING IN SUCH OTHER ACTIVITIES AS SHALL TEND TO PRESERVE, BEAUTIFY AND ENHANCE SOUTHBOROUGH.SOLF'S MISSION IS TO PROMOTE THE WISE USE OF LAND IN SOUTHBOROUGH BY ACQUIRING, BY GIFT OR PURCHASE; REAL PROPERTY AND THE PRESERVATION OF THE SAME IN NATURAL, SCENIC, OPEN OR RURAL CONDITION; BY PRESERVING ECOLOGICALLY OR AGRICULTURALLY SENSITIVE LAND AND CREATING PROTECTED WILDLIFE HABITATS; BY DISSEMINATING INFORMATION TO, AND OTHERWISE EDUCATING THE GENERAL PUBLIC AS TO THE NEED AND VALUE OF THE WISE USE OF LAND IN SOUTHBOROUGH; AND BY ENGAGING IN SUCH OTHER ACTIVITIES AS SHALL TEND TO PRESERVE, BEAUTIFY AND ENHANCE SOUTHBOROUGH.SOLF'S MISSION IS TO PROMOTE THE WISE USE OF LAND IN SOUTHBOROUGH BY ACQUIRING, BY GIFT OR PURCHASE; REAL PROPERTY AND THE PRESERVATION OF THE SAME IN NATURAL, SCENIC, OPEN OR RURAL CONDITION; BY PRESERVING ECOLOGICALLY OR AGRICULTURALLY SENSITIVE LAND AND CREATING PROTECTED WILDLIFE HABITATS; BY DISSEMINATING INFORMATION TO, AND OTHERWISE EDUCATING THE GENERAL PUBLIC AS TO THE NEED AND VALUE OF THE WISE USE OF LAND IN SOUTHBOROUGH; AND BY ENGAGING IN SUCH OTHER ACTIVITIES AS SHALL TEND TO PRESERVE, BEAUTIFY AND ENHANCE SOUTHBOROUGH.
Program service expenses, total$8,021.00$9,317.00$13,313.00$16,278.00$26,897.00
Programs, including revenue & expenses
EXPENSES IN THIS CATEGORY INVOLVED ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION AND OUT REACH PROGRAMS WHICH INCLUDED ACTIVITIES SUCH AS BIRD WALKS, TRACKING DEMONSTRATIONS, BUTTERFLY WALKS, AND BEAVER/LANDOWNER CONFLICTS. WORK WAS ALSO PERFORMED ON IDENTIFICATION AND MIGRATION OF REPTILES IN THE BEALS PRESERVE.
Program expenses$2,640.00$2,563.00   
Grants and allocations made $550.00   
Program descriptionEXPENSES IN THIS CATEGORY INVOLVED ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION AND OUT REACH PROGRAMS WHICH INCLUDED ACTIVITIES SUCH AS BIRD WALKS, TRACKING DEMONSTRATIONS, BUTTERFLY WALKS, AND BEAVER/LANDOWNER CONFLICTS. WORK WAS ALSO PERFORMED ON IDENTIFICATION AND MIGRATION OF REPTILES IN THE BEALS PRESERVE.EXPENSES IN THIS CATEGORY INVOLVED ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION AND OUT REACH PROGRAMS WHICH INCLUDED ACTIVITIES SUCH AS BIRD WALKS, TRACKING DEMONSTRATIONS, BUTTERFLY WALKS, AND BEAVER/LANDOWNER CONFLICTS.   
SOLF'S SECOND LARGEST PROGRAM IN TERMS OF EXPENSES WAS ITS ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION AND OUTREACH PROGRAM WHICH INCLUDED EVENTS SUCH AS EARTH DAY, RIVERFEST, HERITAGE DAY, EMS CLUB DAYS, TROTTIER SCHOOL ENVIRONMENTAL FAIR, INVASIVE SPECIES LECTURE, AND SURVEYS AND NEIGHBORHOOD MEETINGS FOR ABUTTERS OF PROPERTIES. AS PART OF THESE EVENTS, WE WERE ABLE TO INCLUDE NATURE WALKS, BOOTH DISPLAYS, PUBLICATIONS, MAPS, PRESENTATIONS, AND INFORMATION ON OUR WEBSITE.
Program expenses    $2,258.00
Program description    SOLF'S SECOND LARGEST PROGRAM IN TERMS OF EXPENSES WAS ITS ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION AND OUTREACH PROGRAM WHICH INCLUDED EVENTS SUCH AS EARTH DAY, RIVERFEST, HERITAGE DAY, EMS CLUB DAYS, TROTTIER SCHOOL ENVIRONMENTAL FAIR, INVASIVE SPECIES LECTURE, AND SURVEYS AND NEIGHBORHOOD MEETINGS FOR ABUTTERS OF PROPERTIES. AS PART OF THESE EVENTS, WE WERE ABLE TO INCLUDE NATURE WALKS, BOOTH DISPLAYS, PUBLICATIONS, MAPS, PRESENTATIONS, AND INFORMATION ON OUR WEBSITE.
SOLF'S THIRD LARGEST PROGRAM IN TERMS OF EXPENSE WAS ITS ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION AND OUT REACH PROGRAM WHICH INCLUDED ACTIVITIES SUCH AS BIRD WALKS, TRACKING DEMONSTRATIONS, BUTTERFLY WALKS, AND A SNOW SHOE CLINIC.
Program expenses  $1,585.00$3,115.00 
Grants and allocations made  $150.00  
Program description  SOLF'S THIRD LARGEST PROGRAM IN TERMS OF EXPENSE WAS ITS ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION AND OUT REACH PROGRAM WHICH INCLUDED ACTIVITIES SUCH AS BIRD WALKS, TRACKING DEMONSTRATIONS, BUTTERFLY WALKS, AND A SNOW SHOE CLINIC.SOLF'S SECOND LARGEST PROGRAM IN TERMS OF EXPENSE WAS ITS ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION AND OUT REACH PROGRAM WHICH INCLUDED ACTIVITIES SUCH AS BIRD WALKS, TRACKING DEMONSTRATIONS, BUTTERFLY WALKS, AND A SNOW SHOE CLINIC. SOLF'S 25TH ANNIVERSARY WAS CELEBRATED WITH A PROGRAM OPEN TO THE PUBLIC INCLIUDING NATURE WALKS, EDUCATIONAL TALKS AND PICNICKING OPPORTUNITIES FOR FAMILIES. 
THIS PROGRAM INVOLVED LAND PRESERVATION - WORKING ON PROTECTING AND MAINTAINING ACCESS TO ITS PROPERTIES, AS WELL AS LOOKING INTO PROSPECTIVE PARCELS FOR OPEN LAND PRESERVATION. WORK ALSO INCLUDED IDENTIFYING AND MARKING BOUNDARIES.
Program expenses$2,590.00$6,550.00$2,535.00$675.00$300.00
Grants and allocations made  $200.00 $300.00
Program descriptionTHIS PROGRAM INVOLVED LAND PRESERVATION - WORKING ON PROTECTING AND MAINTAINING ACCESS TO ITS PROPERTIES, AS WELL AS LOOKING INTO PROSPECTIVE PARCELS FOR OPEN LAND PRESERVATION. WORK ALSO INCLUDED IDENTIFYING AND MARKING BOUNDARIES.THIS PROGRAM INVOLVED LAND PRESERVATION - WORKING ON PROTECTING AND MAINTAINING ACCESS TO ITS PROPERTIES, AS WELL AS LOOKING INTO PROSPECTIVE PARCELS FOR OPEN LAND PRESERVATION. WORK ALSO INCLUDED IDENTIFYING AND MARKING BOUNDARIES.THIS PROGRAM INVOLVED LAND PRESERVATION - WORKING ON PROTECTING AND MAINTAINING ACCESS TO ITS PROPERTIES, AS WELL AS LOOKING INTO PROSPECTIVE PARCELS FOR OPEN LAND PRESERVATION. WORK ALSO INCLUDED IDENTIFYING AND MARKING BOUNDARIES.THIS PROGRAM INVOLVED LAND PRESERVATION - WORKING ON PROTECTING AND MAINTAINING ACCESS TO ITS PROPERTIES, AS WELL AS LOOKING INTO PROSPECTIVE PARCELS FOR OPEN LAND PRESERVATION. WORK ALSO INCLUDED IDENTIFYING AND MARKING BOUNDARIES.FOR LAND PRESERVATION, SOLF WORKED ON PROTECTING AND MAINTAINING ACCESS TO ITS PROPERTIES, AS WELL AS LOOKING INTO PROSPECTIVE PARCELS FOR LAND PRESERVATION.
WORK WAS DONE ON TRAIL BUILDING AND MAINTENANCE, THE REMOVAL OF INVASIVE SPECIES, RECRUITMENT/TRAINING OF STEWARDS, DOCUMENTING AND MONITORING OF FLORA AND FAUNA.
Program expenses$2,620.00$204.00$9,193.00$12,488.00$24,339.00
Grants and allocations made$1,150.00 $200.00$300.00 
Program descriptionWORK WAS DONE ON TRAIL BUILDING AND MAINTENANCE, THE REMOVAL OF INVASIVE SPECIES, RECRUITMENT/TRAINING OF STEWARDS, DOCUMENTING AND MONITORING OF FLORA AND FAUNA.WORK WAS DONE ON TRAIL BUILDING AND MAINTENANCE, THE REMOVAL OF INVASIVE SPECIES, RECRUITMENT/TRAINING OF STEWARDS, DOCUMENTING AND MONITORING OF FLORA AND FAUNA. WORK ALSO CONTINUED ON THE WILDLIFE HABITAT INCENTIVE PROGRAM FOR THE BEALS PRESERVE PROVIDING RARE EARLY SUCCESSIONAL HABITAT FOR THREATENED NATIVE SPECIES OF FAUNA IN MASSACHUSETTS.SOLF'S LARGEST EXPENSE WAS FOR PROPERTY STEWARDSHIP. WORK WAS DONE ON TRAIL BUILDING AND MAINTENANCE, THE REMOVAL OF INVASIVE SPECIES, RECRUITMENT/TRAINING OF STEWARDS, DOCUMENTING AND MONITORING OF FLORA AND FAUNA. WORK ALSO CONTINUED ON THE WILDLIFE HABITAT INCENTIVE PROGRAM FOR THE BEALS PRESERVE PROVIDING RARE EARLY SUCCESSIONAL HABITAT FOR THREATENED NATIVE SPECIES OF FAUNA IN MASSACHUSETTS.SOLF'S LARGEST EXPENSE WAS FOR PROPERTY STEWARDSHIP. WORK WAS DONE ON TRAIL BUILDING AND MAINTENANCE, THE REMOVAL OF INVASIVE SPECIES, RECRUITMENT/TRAINING OF STEWARDS, DOCUMENTING AND MONITORING OF FLORA AND FAUNA. WORK ALSO CONTINUED ON THE WILDLIFE HABITAT INCENTIVE PROGRAM FOR THE BEALS PRESERVE PROVIDING RARE EARLY SUCCESSIONAL HABITAT FOR THREATENED NATIVE SPECIES OF FAUNA IN MASSACHUSETTS.SOLF'S LARGEST EXPENSE WAS FOR PROPERTY STEWARDSHIP PROGRAM SERVICES. WE WORKED ON TRAIL BUILDING, SURVEYING & REMOVAL OF INVASIVE SPECIES,RECRUITMENT/TRAINING OF STEWARDS, DOCUMENTING AND MONITORING OF FLORA AND FAUNA, AND THE FINALIZATION AND EARLY IMPLEMENTATION OF A MANAGEMENT PLAN FOR THE BEALS PRESERVE. WE WERE AWARDED A WILDLIFE HABITIAT INCENTIVE PROGRAM CONTRACT THAT ENABLED US TO HIRE A FORESTER TO CREATE EARLY SUCCESSIONAL HABITAT WHILE REMOVING INVASIVE SPECIES OF PLANTS, THEREBY PROVIDING AN INCREASINGLY RARE HABITAT FOR THREATENED NATIVE SPECIES OF FAUNA IN ASSACHSUETTS.
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$32,962.00$23,834.00$34,016.00$44,965.00$237,001.00
Revenue from contributions (total)$29,724.00$20,763.00$24,654.00$35,934.00$236,932.00
Revenue from noncash contributions    $203,000.00
Investment income, current yr$3,238.00$3,071.00$9,362.00$9,031.00$69.00
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$29,724.00$20,763.00$24,654.00$35,934.00$236,932.00
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00$3,071.00$9,362.00$9,031.00$69.00
Other revenue, current yr$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Net unrelated business taxable revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Program service revenue (total) $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Gross receipts$32,962.00$23,834.00$34,016.00$44,965.00$237,001.00
Sources of contributions
Contributions revenue from membership dues$14,990.00$16,730.00$13,845.00$16,056.00$14,102.00
Revenue from gov't grants  $7,000.00$5,247.00$3,924.00
Revenue from all other contributions$14,734.00$4,033.00$3,809.00$14,631.00$218,906.00
Other types of revenue
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments$3,238.00$3,071.00$9,362.00$9,031.00$51.00
Net rental income $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$11,130.00$11,002.00$14,216.00$16,758.00$27,790.00
Total functional expenses: program service $8,021.00$9,317.00$13,313.00$16,278.00$26,897.00
Total functional expenses: management and general$1,804.00$1,685.00$903.00$480.00$834.00
Total functional expenses: fundraising$1,305.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$59.00
Fees for services
Legal fees (total)$400.00$700.00$200.00$592.00$9,314.00
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Investment management fees (total)$1,744.00$1,640.00$492.00  
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$1,833,582.00$1,807,585.00$1,798,748.00$1,776,318.00$1,764,466.00
Total assets, beginning of year$1,807,585.00$1,798,748.00$1,776,318.00$1,764,466.00$1,551,331.00
Total liabilities$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Net assets$1,833,582.00$1,807,585.00$1,798,748.00$1,776,318.00$1,764,466.00
Net assets, beginning of year$1,807,585.00$1,798,748.00$1,776,318.00$1,764,466.00$1,551,331.00
Investments: publicly traded securities$134,352.00$128,698.00$131,320.00$118,279.00$124,105.00
Cash: non-interest bearing$4,153.00$1,427.00$1,764.00$3,493.00$2,507.00
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$1,427.00$1,764.00$3,493.00$2,507.00$3,674.00
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses$21,832.00$12,832.00$19,800.00$28,207.00$209,211.00
Savings & temp cash investment$75,448.00$57,831.00$46,035.00$34,771.00$17,779.00
Total net assets or fund balances$1,833,582.00$1,807,585.00$1,798,748.00$1,776,318.00$1,764,466.00
Depreciation, depletion, amortization  $146.00$300.00$300.00
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members1113151514
Number of independent voting members1113151514
Cash accountingTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Tax year start date2016-01-012015-01-012014-01-012013-01-012012-01-01
Tax year end date2016-12-012015-12-012014-12-012013-12-012012-12-01
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990990990990
Date e-filing submitted2018-01-092017-03-302016-02-012014-10-272013-12-23
IRS schema version2016v3.02015v2.12014v5.02013v3.02012v2.1
Filing identifier201743199349310989201613209349302026201513159349301001201442189349300889201333169349301868
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