Independent Order of Odd Fellows

Address
1107 Walnut St E
Devils Lake, ND 58301
Contact
Phone: +1 (701) 662-3330
Nonprofit
NTEE: Y41 - Mutual/Membership benefit
EIN: 45-0140310

Mission

As an organization, the Independent Order of Odd Fellows aims to provide a framework that promotes personal and social development. Lodge degrees and activities aim to improve and elevate every person to a higher, nobler plane; to extend sympathy and aid to those in need, making their burdens lighter, relieving the darkness of despair; to war against vice in every form, and to be a great moral power and influence for the good of humanity. For members, the degrees in Odd Fellowship emphasizes a leaving of the old life and the start of a better one, of welcoming travelers, and of helping those in need. The command of the IOOF is to visit the sick, relieve the distressed, bury the dead and educate the orphan. Specifically, IOOF today are dedicated to the following purposes:To improve and elevate the character of mankind by promoting the principles of friendship, love, truth, faith, hope, charity and universal justice.To help make the world a better place to live by aiding each other, the
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Basic features of the organization
Year of formation1890
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel$31,290.00$31,697.00$21,703.00  
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$31,415.00$31,697.00$22,783.00  
Number of employees91012  
Number of people compensated >$100k000  
Number of volunteers121212  
Number of highly compensated contractors000  
Personnel
Anderson, Warren
TitleGrand HeraldGrand Herald   
Name of key/compensated personWarren AndersonWarren Anderson   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Current officerTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org2.002.00   
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Bell, Robert
TitleGrand MasterAssistant Grand SecretaryAssistant Grand Secretary  
Name of key/compensated personRobert BellRobert BellRobert Bell  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue  
Current officerTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org2.002.002.00  
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  
Burkhard, Raymond
Title Grand MasterGrand Warden  
Name of key/compensated person Raymond BurkhardRaymond Burkhard  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrue  
Current officer TrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org 2.002.00  
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00  
Dumont, John
TitleDeputy Grand Master    
Name of key/compensated personJohn Dumont    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Current officerTrue    
Average hours per week working for org2.00    
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    
Gudmensen, Don
Title Grand GuardianGrand Guardian  
Name of key/compensated person Don GudmensenDon Gudmensen  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrue  
Current officer TrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org 2.002.00  
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00  
Gudmunsen, Don
TitleGrand Guardian    
Name of key/compensated personDon Gudmunsen    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Current officerTrue    
Average hours per week working for org2.00    
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    
Hamann, James
TitleGrand ChaplainGrand ChaplainGrand Chaplain  
Name of key/compensated personJames HamannJames HamannJames Hamann  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue  
Current officerTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org2.002.002.00  
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  
Hendrickson, Charles
Title Deputy Grand MasterGrand Master  
Name of key/compensated person Charles HendricksonCharles Hendrickson  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrue  
Current officer TrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org 2.002.00  
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00  
Henning, Will
TitleGrand MarshalGrand Marshal   
Name of key/compensated personWill HenningWill Henning   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Current officerTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org2.002.00   
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Lange, Donald
Title Grand WardenDeputy Grand Master  
Name of key/compensated person Donald LangeDonald Lange  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrue  
Current officer TrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org 2.002.00  
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00  
Lenz, Harry
TitleGrand ConductorGrand ConductorGrand Conductor  
Name of key/compensated personHarry LenzHarry LenzHarry Lenz  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue  
Current officerTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org2.002.002.00  
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  
MacDonald, Mark
TitleGrand TreasurerGrand TreasurerGrand Treasurer  
Name of key/compensated personMark MacDonaldMark MacDonaldMark MacDonald  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue  
Current officerTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org2.002.002.00  
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  
Nosbusch, Melvin
TitleGrand Warden    
Name of key/compensated personMelvin Nosbusch    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Current officerTrue    
Average hours per week working for org2.00    
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    
Rust, Franklin
Title  Grand Marshal  
Name of key/compensated person  Franklin Rust  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  True  
Current officer  True  
Average hours per week working for org  2.00  
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  
Sherman, Dorian
TitleAssistant Grand Secretary    
Name of key/compensated personDorian Sherman    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Current officerTrue    
Average hours per week working for org2.00    
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    
Ulrich, Darold
Title  Grand Herald  
Name of key/compensated person  Darold Ulrich  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  True  
Current officer  True  
Average hours per week working for org  2.00  
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  
Ulrich, Mark
TitleGrand SecretaryGrand SecretaryGrand Secretary  
Name of key/compensated personMark E UlrichMark E UlrichMark E Ulrich  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue  
Current officerTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org15.0015.0015.00  
Reportable compensation from org$31,415.00$31,697.00$22,783.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$22,844.00$0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $35,551.00$35,354.00$34,302.00  
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesTo promote the principles of Odd Fellowship throughout the world and seek to improve and elevate the character of man.To promote the principles of Odd Fellowship throughout the world and seek to improve and elevate the character of man.To promote the principles of Odd Fellowship throughout the world and seek to improve and elevate the character of man.  
Programs, including revenue & expenses
Provide affordable housing for the low income elderly person.
Program descriptionProvide affordable housing for the low income elderly person.Provide affordable housing for the low income elderly person.Provide affordable housing for the low income elderly person.  
To improve and elevate the character of mankind by promoting theprinciples of friendship, love, truth, faith, hope, charity anduniversal justice.To help make the world a better place to live by aiding each other, thecommunity, the less fortunate, the youth, the elderly, the environmentand the community in every way possible.To promote good will and harmony amongst peoples and nations throughthe principle of universal fraternity, holding the belief that all menand women regardless of race, nationality, religion, social status,gender, rank and station are brothers and sisters.
Program descriptionTo improve and elevate the character of mankind by promoting theprinciples of friendship, love, truth, faith, hope, charity anduniversal justice.To help make the world a better place to live by aiding each other, thecommunity, the less fortunate, the youth, the elderly, the environmentand the community in every way possible.To promote good will and harmony amongst peoples and nations throughthe principle of universal fraternity, holding the belief that all menand women regardless of race, nationality, religion, social status,gender, rank and station are brothers and sisters.To improve and elevate the character of mankind by promoting theprinciples of friendship, love, truth, faith, hope, charity anduniversal justice.To help make the world a better place to live by aiding each other, thecommunity, the less fortunate, the youth, the elderly, the environmentand the community in every way possible.To promote good will and harmony amongst peoples and nations throughthe principle of universal fraternity, holding the belief that all menand women regardless of race, nationality, religion, social status,gender, rank and station are brothers and sisters.To improve and elevate the character of mankind by promoting theprinciples of friendship, love, truth, faith, hope, charity anduniversal justice.To help make the world a better place to live by aiding each other, thecommunity, the less fortunate, the youth, the elderly, the environmentand the community in every way possible.To promote good will and harmony amongst peoples and nations throughthe principle of universal fraternity, holding the belief that all menand women regardless of race, nationality, religion, social status,gender, rank and station are brothers and sisters.  
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$354,061.00$458,160.00$504,583.00  
Revenue from contributions (total)$64,593.00$66,740.00$110,248.00$5,777.00$32,549.00
Investment income, current yr$1,523.00$3,979.00$408.00  
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$64,593.00$66,740.00$110,248.00  
Total unrelated business revenue$11,368.00$11,828.00$21,329.00  
Other revenue, current yr$37,633.00$62,657.00$23,740.00  
Net unrelated business taxable revenue$514.00$532.00$10,465.00  
Program service revenue (total)$250,312.00$324,784.00$370,187.00$73,857.00$40,120.00
Gross receipts$359,723.00$465,245.00$524,194.00  
Sources of contributions
Contributions revenue from membership dues$7,112.00$8,684.00$9,854.00  
Contributions from related organizations  $22,875.00  
Revenue from gov't grants$46,000.00$46,000.00$46,000.00  
Revenue from all other contributions$11,481.00$12,056.00$31,519.00  
Other types of revenue
Miscellaneous revenue (total)$14,994.00$34,940.00$16,549.00  
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments$1,523.00$3,782.00$305.00  
Net rental income$22,639.00$27,717.00$7,191.00-$61,333.00-$45,318.00
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$430,618.00$382,046.00$574,544.00  
Fees for services
Legal fees (total)$625.00$213.00   
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00  
General management fees (total)$4,850.00$5,785.00$895.00  
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$1,494,065.00$1,569,609.00$1,467,589.00$1,922,185.00$1,786,944.00
Total assets, beginning of year$1,569,609.00$1,467,589.00$1,922,185.00  
Total liabilities$15,423.00$26,519.00$23,509.00$51,343.00$92,400.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$26,519.00$23,509.00$51,343.00  
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr$1,468,071.00$1,532,601.00$1,444,080.00  
Temporarily restricted net assets$10,571.00$10,489.00   
Net assets$1,478,642.00$1,543,090.00$1,444,080.00  
Net assets, beginning of year$1,543,090.00$1,444,080.00$1,870,842.00  
Other assets$436,274.00$448,564.00$759,640.00  
Investments: publicly traded securities$429,353.00$406,060.00$232,312.00  
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year  $146,930.00  
Escrow or custodial account liability$7,602.00$18,264.00$6,557.00  
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses-$76,557.00$76,114.00-$69,961.00  
Advertising (total)$415.00$204.00$438.00  
Savings & temp cash investment$280,817.00$359,237.00$125,612.00  
Accounts receivable, net$23,341.00$19,085.00$18,488.00  
Prepaid expenses & deferred charges$6,458.00$11,984.00   
Accounts payable & accrued expenses$7,821.00$8,255.00$13,988.00  
Secured mortgages and notes payable  $2,964.00  
Total net assets or fund balances$1,478,642.00$1,543,090.00$1,444,080.00  
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$6,857.00$6,858.00$9,159.00  
Payment to affiliates$4,292.00$4,385.00   
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members111111  
Number of independent voting members101010  
Relationships among key personnelTrueTrueTrue  
Accrual accountingTrueTrueTrue  
Tax year start date2015-04-012014-04-012013-04-01  
Tax year end date2016-03-012015-03-012014-03-012013-03-012011-03-01
Indicators for schedules (selected)
Grants to domestic org/gov't >$5kTrueTrueTrue  
Org has controlled entityTrueTrueTrue  
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990990  
Date e-filing submitted2017-08-032016-07-132016-01-11  
IRS schema version2015v3.02014v6.02013v4.0  
Filing identifier201740449349302249201610469349301311201523009349301122  
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