WORLD CUP OF GARDENING

Address
12800 OAK HILL DR
DEXTER, MI 48130
Contact
Phone: +1 (734) 424-9950
Nonprofit
NTEE: C42 - Garden Club, Horticultural Program
EIN: 45-3970313

Mission

THE WORLD CUP OF GARDENING IS DEDICATED TO EDUCATING CITIZENS ABOUT HORTICULTURE AND GARDENING, ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY, URBAN FARMING, URBAN GARDENING, ECOLOGICAL SCHOOLYARDS AND PLAYGROUNDS, AND THE ENHANCEMENT OF BLIGHTED URBAN AREAS THROUGH IN-KIND CONTRIBUTIONS OF PLANT MATERIAL, LABOR, AND FINANCIAL CONTRIBUTIONS. TO ACHIEVE ITS MISSION THE WORLD CUP OF GARDENING WILL ORGANIZE AND HOST AN ANNUAL GARDEN EVENT IN A NATURAL SETTING WITHIN A DESIGNATED MAJOR METROPOLITAN CITY IN THE UNITED STATES, WITH AFFILIATE EVENTS OCCURRING THROUGHOUT THE YEAR IN OTHER MAJOR METROPOLITAN CITIES. THE ANNUAL EVENT WILL CONSIST OF A GARDEN DESIGN AND BUILD COMPETITION BETWEEN PROMINENT INTERNATIONAL GARDEN DESIGNERS, AND WILL FEATURE MULTI-LINGUAL EDUCATIONAL SESSIONS AND LECTURES ON HORTICULTURE, GARDENING, ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY, URBAN FARMING, URBAN GARDENING, ECOLOGICAL SCHOOLYARDS AND PLAYGROUNDS, AND THE ENHANCEMENT OF BLIGHTED AREAS OF MAJOR METROPOLITAN CITIES.
 2016201520142013
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation2012
Subsection code03
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Metropolitan statistical area2162
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Number of employees  1 
Personnel
Cella, Joseph
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personJOSEPH CELLAJOSEPH CELLAJOSEPH CELLAJOSEPH CELLA
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  True 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrue True
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$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 
Cullen, John
TitlePRESIDENTPRESIDENTPRESIDENTPRESIDENT
Name of key/compensated personJOHN CULLENJOHN CULLENJOHN CULLENJOHN CULLEN
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  True 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrue True
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$20,800.00$0.00$7,750.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00 
Cullen, Moira
TitleSECRETARY/TRSECRETARY/TRSECRETARY/TRSECRETARY/TR
Name of key/compensated personMOIRA CULLENMOIRA CULLENMOIRA CULLENMOIRA CULLEN
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  True 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrue True
Reportable compensation from org$440.00$13,500.00$0.00$825.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00 
McClelland, Mike
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personMIKE MCCLELLANDMIKE MCCLELLANDMIKE MCCLELLANDMIKE MCCLELLAND
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  True 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrue True
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$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 
Myler, David
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personDAVID MYLERDAVID MYLERDAVID MYLERDAVID MYLER
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  True 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrue True
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$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 
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activities  THE WORLD CUP OF GARDENING IS DEDICATED TO EDUCATING CITIZENS ABOUT HORTICULTURE AND GARDENING, ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY, URBAN FARMING, URBAN GARDENING, ECOLOGICAL SCHOOLYARDS AND PLAYGROUNDS, AND THE ENHANCEMENT OF BLIGHTED URBAN AREAS THROUGH IN-KIND CONTRIBUTIONS OF PLANT MATERIAL, LABOR, AND FINANCIAL CONTRIBUTIONS. TO ACHIEVE ITS MISSION THE WORLD CUP OF GARDENING WILL ORGANIZE AND HOST AN ANNUAL GARDEN EVENT IN A NATURAL SETTING WITHIN A DESIGNATED MAJOR METROPOLITAN CITY IN THE UNITED STATES, WITH AFFILIATE EVENTS OCCURRING THROUGHOUT THE YEAR IN OTHER MAJOR METROPOLITAN CITIES. THE ANNUAL EVENT WILL CONSIST OF A GARDEN DESIGN AND BUILD COMPETITION BETWEEN PROMINENT INTERNATIONAL GARDEN DESIGNERS, AND WILL FEATURE MULTI-LINGUAL EDUCATIONAL SESSIONS AND LECTURES ON HORTICULTURE, GARDENING, ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY, URBAN FARMING, URBAN GARDENING, ECOLOGICAL SCHOOLYARDS AND PLAYGROUNDS, AND THE ENHANCEMENT OF BLIGHTED AREAS OF MAJOR METROPOLITAN CITIES. 
Primary exempt purposeTHE WORLD CUP OF GARDENING IS DEDICATED TO EDUCATING CITIZENS ABOUT HORTICULTURE AND GARDENING, ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY, URBAN FARMING, URBAN GARDENING, ECOLOGICAL SCHOOLYARDS AND PLAYGROUNDS, AND THE ENHANCEMENT OF BLIGHTED URBAN AREAS THROUGH IN-KIND CONTRIBUTIONS OF PLANT MATERIAL, LABOR, AND FINANCIAL CONTRIBUTIONS. TO ACHIEVE ITS MISSION THE WORLD CUP OF GARDENING WILL ORGANIZE AND HOST AN ANNUAL GARDEN EVENT IN A NATURAL SETTING WITHIN A DESIGNATED MAJOR METROPOLITAN CITY IN THE UNITED STATES, WITH AFFILIATE EVENTS OCCURRING THROUGHOUT THE YEAR IN OTHER MAJOR METROPOLITAN CITIES. THE ANNUAL EVENT WILL CONSIST OF A GARDEN DESIGN AND BUILD COMPETITION BETWEEN PROMINENT INTERNATIONAL GARDEN DESIGNERS, AND WILL FEATURE MULTI-LINGUAL EDUCATIONAL SESSIONS AND LECTURES ON HORTICULTURE, GARDENING, ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY, URBAN FARMING, URBAN GARDENING, ECOLOGICAL SCHOOLYARDS AND PLAYGROUNDS, AND THE ENHANCEMENT OF BLIGHTED AREAS OF MAJOR METROPOLITAN CITIES.THE WORLD CUP OF GARDENING IS DEDICATED TO EDUCATING CITIZENS ABOUT HORTICULTURE AND GARDENING, ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY, URBAN FARMING, URBAN GARDENING, ECOLOGICAL SCHOOLYARDS AND PLAYGROUNDS, AND THE ENHANCEMENT OF BLIGHTED URBAN AREAS THROUGH IN-KIND CONTRIBUTIONS OF PLANT MATERIAL, LABOR, AND FINANCIAL CONTRIBUTIONS. TO ACHIEVE ITS MISSION THE WORLD CUP OF GARDENING WILL ORGANIZE AND HOST AN ANNUAL GARDEN EVENT IN A NATURAL SETTING WITHIN A DESIGNATED MAJOR METROPOLITAN CITY IN THE UNITED STATES, WITH AFFILIATE EVENTS OCCURRING THROUGHOUT THE YEAR IN OTHER MAJOR METROPOLITAN CITIES. THE ANNUAL EVENT WILL CONSIST OF A GARDEN DESIGN AND BUILD COMPETITION BETWEEN PROMINENT INTERNATIONAL GARDEN DESIGNERS, AND WILL FEATURE MULTI-LINGUAL EDUCATIONAL SESSIONS AND LECTURES ON HORTICULTURE, GARDENING, ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY, URBAN FARMING, URBAN GARDENING, ECOLOGICAL SCHOOLYARDS AND PLAYGROUNDS, AND THE ENHANCEMENT OF BLIGHTED AREAS OF MAJOR METROPOLITAN CITIES. THE WORLD CUP OF GARDENING IS DEDICATED TO EDUCATING CITIZENS ABOUT HORTICULTURE AND GARDENING, ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY, URBAN FARMING, URBAN GARDENING, ECOLOGICAL SCHOOLYARDS AND PLAYGROUNDS, AND THE ENHANCEMENT OF BLIGHTED URBAN AREAS THROUGH IN-KIND CONTRIBUTIONS OF PLANT MATERIAL, LABOR, AND FINANCIAL CONTRIBUTIONS. TO ACHIEVE ITS MISSION THE WORLD CUP OF GARDENING WILL ORGANIZE AND HOST AN ANNUAL GARDEN EVENT IN A NATURAL SETTING WITHIN A DESIGNATED MAJOR METROPOLITAN CITY IN THE UNITED STATES, WITH AFFILIATE EVENTS OCCURRING THROUGHOUT THE YEAR IN OTHER MAJOR METROPOLITAN CITIES. THE ANNUAL EVENT WILL CONSIST OF A GARDEN DESIGN AND BUILD COMPETITION BETWEEN PROMINENT INTERNATIONAL GARDEN DESIGNERS, AND WILL FEATURE MULTI-LINGUAL EDUCATIONAL SESSIONS AND LECTURES ON HORTICULTURE, GARDENING, ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY, URBAN FARMING, URBAN GARDENING, ECOLOGICAL SCHOOLYARDS AND PLAYGROUNDS, AND THE ENHANCEMENT OF BLIGHTED AREAS OF MAJOR METROPOLITAN CITIES.
Program service expenses, total$773.00$43,294.00$77,619.00$20,638.00
Programs, including revenue & expenses
TO ACHIEVE ITS MISSION THE WORLD CUP OF GARDENING WILL ORGANIZE AND HOST AN ANNUAL GARDEN EVENT IN A NATURAL SETTING WITHIN A DESIGNATED MAJOR METROPOLITAN CITY IN THE UNITED STATES, WITH AFFILIATE EVENTS OCCURRING THROUGHOUT THE YEAR IN OTHER MAJOR METROPOLITAN CITIES.
Program expenses  $77,619.00 
Program description  TO ACHIEVE ITS MISSION THE WORLD CUP OF GARDENING WILL ORGANIZE AND HOST AN ANNUAL GARDEN EVENT IN A NATURAL SETTING WITHIN A DESIGNATED MAJOR METROPOLITAN CITY IN THE UNITED STATES, WITH AFFILIATE EVENTS OCCURRING THROUGHOUT THE YEAR IN OTHER MAJOR METROPOLITAN CITIES. 
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$0.00 $299,504.00 
Revenue from contributions (total) $0.00$299,504.00$0.00
Investment income, current yr  $0.00 
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr  $299,504.00 
Other revenue, current yr  $0.00 
Program service revenue (total) $0.00 $0.00
Sources of contributions
Revenue from gov't grants  $299,504.00 
Other types of revenue
Net rental income $0.00  
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all  $110,280.00 
Total functional expenses: program service   $77,619.00 
Total functional expenses: management and general  $25,148.00 
Total functional expenses: fundraising  $7,513.00 
Fees for services
Fundraising service fees (total)  $0.00 
General management fees (total)  $30,053.00 
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$105,896.00$107,477.00$196,289.00$213.00
Total assets, beginning of year$107,477.00$196,289.00$213.00$32,810.00
Total liabilities $0.00$8,352.00$1,500.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year $8,352.00$1,500.00 
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr  $187,937.00 
Net assets$105,896.00$107,477.00$187,937.00-$1,287.00
Net assets, beginning of year  -$1,287.00 
Cash: non-interest bearing  $196,289.00 
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year  $213.00 
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses  $189,224.00 
Advertising (total)  $530.00 
Accounts payable & accrued expenses  $8,352.00 
Total net assets or fund balances  $187,937.00 
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members  5 
Number of independent voting members  3 
Relationships among key personnel  True 
Cash accountingTrueTrue True
Accrual accounting  True 
Tax year start date2016-01-012015-01-012014-01-012013-01-01
Tax year end date2016-12-012015-12-012014-12-012013-12-01
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990EZ990EZ990990EZ
IRS schema version2016v3.02015v2.12014v5.02013v3.1
Filing identifier201743149349201424201613149349200141201532659349300403201423119349200522
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