THE NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY OF MD INC

Address
PO BOX 18750 6908 BELAIR RD
BALTIMORE, MD 21206
Contact
Website: http://marylandnature.org
Phone: +1 (410) 882-5376
Nonprofit
NTEE: C03 - Professional Societies, Associations
EIN: 52-1068815

Mission

TO FOSTER STEWARDSHIP OF
 20162015201420132012
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation1929
Metropolitan statistical area8872
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel  $1,493.00$2,210.00$3,204.00
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation  $1,493.00$2,210.00$3,204.00
Number of employees00000
Number of volunteers00000
Personnel
Allen, Diane
TitleSECRETARYSECRETARYSECRETARYSECRETARYTRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated personDIANE P ALLENDIANE P ALLENDIANE P ALLENDIANE P ALLENDIANE P ALLEN
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director    True
Current officerTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org4.002.002.002.002.00
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
Bentz, Tami
TitleTRUSTEE    
Name of key/compensated personTAMI BENTZ    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org1.00    
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    
Bradley, Jonathan
Title    TRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated person    JONATHAN BRADLEY
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director    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
Funk, Ed
TitleTRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated personED FUNKED FUNKED FUNKED FUNKED FUNK
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org3.003.003.002.002.00
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
Herb, Carl
Title TREASURERTREASURERTREASURERTREASURER
Name of key/compensated person CARL BUD HERBCARL BUD HERBCARL BUD HERBCARL BUD HERB
Position of compensated person
Current officer TrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org 2.002.006.006.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00$2,210.00$2,554.00
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
McSharry, Joseph
TitleCHAIRMAN BOARD OF TRUSTEESCHAIRMAN BOARD OF TRUSTEESCHAIRMAN BOARD OF TRUSTEESCHAIRMAN BOARD OF TRUSTEESTRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated personJOSEPH MCSHARRYJOSEPH MCSHARRYJOSEPH MCSHARRYJOSEPH MCSHARRYJOSEPH MCSHARRY
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   TrueTrue
Current officerTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org16.0012.0012.0018.0018.00
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
Milter, Richard
Title    CHAIRMAN BOARD OF TRUSTEES
Name of key/compensated person    RICHARD MILTER
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director    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
Schaffer, Rick
Title    TRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated person    RICK SCHAFFER
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director    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
Spero, Nick
TitleTRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated personNICK C SPERONICK C SPERONICK C SPERONICK C SPERONICK C SPERO
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org8.0010.006.002.002.00
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
Stanley, Rick
TitleTREASURERTRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE 
Name of key/compensated personRICK STANLEYRICK STANLEYRICK STANLEYRICK STANLEY 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrueTrue 
Current officerTrue    
Average hours per week working for org1.004.004.005.00 
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 
Young, Amy
TitleTRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated personAMY YOUNGAMY YOUNGAMY YOUNGAMY YOUNGAMY YOUNG
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org1.008.008.0012.0012.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$1,493.00$0.00$650.00
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
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesTO FOSTER STEWARDSHIP OF MARYLAND'S NATURAL HERITAGE BY CONSERVING ITS NATURAL HISTORY COLLECTIONS, EDUCATING ITS CITIZENRY AND INSPIRING ITS YOUTH TO PURSUE CAREERS IN THE NATURAL SCIENCES.TO FOSTER STEWARDSHIP OF MARYLAND'S NATURAL HERITAGE BY CONSERVING ITS NATURAL HISTORY COLLECTIONS, EDUCATING ITS CITIZENRY AND INSPIRING ITS YOUTH TO PURSUE CAREERS IN THE NATURAL SCIENCES.TO FOSTER STEWARDSHIP OF MARYLAND'S NATURAL HERITAGE BY CONSERVING ITS NATURAL HISTORY COLLECTIONS, EDUCATING ITS CITIZENRY AND INSPIRING ITS YOUTH TO PURSUE CAREERS IN THE NATURAL SCIENCES.TO FOSTER STEWARDSHIP OF MARYLAND'S NATURAL HERITAGE BY CONSERVING ITS NATURAL HISTORY COLLECTIONS, EDUCATING ITS CITIZENRY AND INSPIRING ITS YOUTH TO PURSUE CAREERS IN THE NATURAL SCIENCES.TO FOSTER STEWARDSHIP OF MARYLAND'S NATURAL HERITAGE BY CONSERVING ITS NATURAL HISTORY COLLECTIONS, EDUCATING ITS CITIZENRY AND INSPIRING ITS YOUTH TO PURSUE CAREERS IN THE NATURAL SCIENCES.
Program service expenses, total$100,230.00$81,588.00$83,231.00$65,341.00$131,156.00
Programs, including revenue & expenses
THE MISSION OF THE NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY OF MARYLAND IS TO FOSTER STEWARDSHIP OF MARYLAND'S NATURAL HERITAGE BY CONSERVING ITS NATURAL HISTORY COLLECTIONS, EDUCATING ITS CITIZENRY AND INSPIRING ITS YOUTH TO PURSUE CAREERS IN NATURAL SCIENCES.
Program expenses$100,230.00$81,588.00$83,231.00$65,341.00$131,156.00
Program revenue$99,578.00$127,557.00$110,282.00$111,428.00$107,065.00
Program descriptionTHE MISSION OF THE NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY OF MARYLAND IS TO FOSTER STEWARDSHIP OF MARYLAND'S NATURAL HERITAGE BY CONSERVING ITS NATURAL HISTORY COLLECTIONS, EDUCATING ITS CITIZENRY AND INSPIRING ITS YOUTH TO PURSUE CAREERS IN NATURAL SCIENCES.THE MISSION OF THE NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY OF MARYLAND IS TO FOSTER STEWARDSHIP OF MARYLAND'S NATURAL HERITAGE BY CONSERVING ITS NATURAL HISTORY COLLECTIONS, EDUCATING ITS CITIZENRY AND INSPIRING ITS YOUTH TO PURSUE CAREERS IN NATURAL SCIENCES.THE MISSION OF THE NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY OF MARYLAND IS TO FOSTER STEWARDSHIP OF MARYLAND'S NATURAL HERITAGE BY CONSERVING ITS NATURAL HISTORY COLLECTIONS, EDUCATING ITS CITIZENRY AND INSPIRING ITS YOUTH TO PURSUE CAREERS IN NATURAL SCIENCES.THE MISSION OF THE NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY OF MARYLAND IS TO FOSTER STEWARDSHIP OF MARYLAND'S NATURAL HERITAGE BY CONSERVING ITS NATURAL HISTORY COLLECTIONS, EDUCATING ITS CITIZENRY AND INSPIRING ITS YOUTH TO PURSUE CAREERS IN NATURAL SCIENCES.THE MISSION OF THE NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY OF MARYLAND IS TO FOSTER STEWARDSHIP OF MARYLAND'S NATURAL HERITAGE BY CONSERVING ITS NATURAL HISTORY COLLECTIONS, EDUCATING ITS CITIZENRY AND INSPIRING ITS YOUTH TO PURSUE CAREERS IN NATURAL SCIENCES.
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$99,578.00$127,658.00$110,344.00$111,428.00$107,165.00
Revenue from contributions (total)$92,636.00$119,803.00$100,689.00$108,887.00$101,034.00
Investment income, current yr$108.00$101.00$62.00$0.00$0.00
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$92,636.00$119,803.00$100,689.00$108,887.00$101,034.00
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other revenue, current yr$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Program service revenue (total)$6,834.00$7,754.00$9,593.00$2,541.00$6,131.00
Gross receipts$99,578.00$127,658.00$110,344.00$111,428.00$107,165.00
Sources of contributions
Contributions revenue from membership dues$11,458.00$6,787.00$5,133.00$5,106.00$4,938.00
Revenue from gov't grants$11,310.00$40,000.00$41,000.00$40,000.00$47,000.00
Revenue from all other contributions$69,868.00$73,016.00$54,556.00$63,781.00$49,096.00
Other types of revenue
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments$108.00$101.00$62.00  
Net rental income $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$100,979.00$82,738.00$85,874.00$68,701.00$135,510.00
Total functional expenses: program service $100,230.00$81,588.00$83,231.00$65,341.00$131,156.00
Total functional expenses: management and general$749.00$1,150.00$2,643.00$3,360.00$4,354.00
Total functional expenses: fundraising$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Fees for services
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$763,500.00$744,359.00$427,794.00$413,957.00$410,957.00
Total assets, beginning of year$744,359.00$427,794.00$413,957.00$410,957.00$423,739.00
Total liabilities$446,678.00$418,253.00$426,301.00$431,000.00$454,258.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$418,253.00$426,301.00$431,000.00$454,258.00$438,695.00
Pledges & accounts receivable, net$20,000.00$20,000.00$20,000.00$20,000.00 
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr$295,288.00$326,106.00$1,493.00-$17,043.00-$43,301.00
Temporarily restricted net assets$21,534.00    
Net assets$316,822.00$326,106.00$1,493.00-$17,043.00-$43,301.00
Net assets, beginning of year$326,106.00$1,493.00-$17,043.00-$43,301.00-$14,956.00
Other liabilities$32,757.00    
Other assets    $10,794.00
Cash: non-interest bearing$76,380.00$51,509.00$57,184.00$16,193.00$12,182.00
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$51,509.00$57,184.00$16,193.00$12,182.00$14,081.00
Loans and other payables to key persons$13,897.00$11,000.00$11,000.00$11,000.00$43,600.00
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses-$1,401.00$44,920.00$24,470.00$42,727.00-$28,345.00
Advertising (total) $336.00 $552.00$3,594.00
Savings & temp cash investment$61,703.00$56,781.00$17,988.00$34,490.00$34,155.00
Unsecured notes & loans to unrelated parties$20,000.00$20,000.00$20,000.00$20,000.00 
Secured mortgages and notes payable$380,024.00$387,253.00$395,301.00$400,000.00$410,658.00
Total net assets or fund balances$316,822.00$326,106.00$1,493.00-$17,043.00-$43,301.00
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$10,652.00$10,652.00$10,652.00$10,552.00$10,552.00
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members77779
Number of independent voting members77779
Accrual accountingTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Tax year start date2015-07-012014-07-012013-07-012012-07-012011-07-01
Tax year end date2016-06-012015-06-012014-06-012013-06-012012-06-01
Indicators for schedules (selected)
Outstanding loan to key person or disqualified personTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990990990990
Date e-filing submitted2017-09-252016-07-142015-02-242014-04-082012-12-06
IRS schema version2015v3.02014v6.02013v4.02012v2.02011v1.2
Filing identifier201721349349300907201630469349301543201510439349301366201420809349300627201223079349300227
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