RIVER FIELDS INC

Address
1201 STORY AVENUE NO 215
LOUISVILLE, KY 40206
Contact
Website: http://www.riverfields.org
Phone: +1 (502) 583-3060
Nonprofit
NTEE: C34 - Land Resources Conservation
EIN: 61-6032501

Mission

TO PROTECT, PRESERVE AND ENHANCE THE NATURAL AND CULTURAL RESOURCES, INCLUDING AGRICULTURAL AND SCENIC RESOURCES, ON BOTH SIDES OF THE OHIO RIVER BETWEEN WESTPORT AND WEST POINT, KENTUCKY, FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE PUBLIC. THIS MISSION GUIDES THE THREE MAIN PROGRAMS WHICH ARE LAND CONSERVATION, EDUCATION AND ADVOCACY. RIVER FIELDS HAS PRESERVED ALMOST 2,200 ACRES FOREVER IN JEFFERSON, OLDHAM AND SHELBY COUNTY, THE MAJORITY WHICH IS FARMLAND.
 20162015201420132012
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation1959
Subsection code03
PF filing required0    
Metropolitan statistical area4520
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel$115,133.00$113,236.00$111,617.00$97,255.00$97,320.00
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$102,460.00$102,460.00$98,268.00$97,255.00$97,320.00
Number of employees34445
Number of people compensated >$100k11000
Number of volunteers3428383642
Number of highly compensated contractors0001 
Personnel
Brown, Christy
TitleTRUSTEE    
Name of key/compensated personCHRISTY BROWN    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
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    
Clark, Marea
TitleTRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEEVICE PRESIDENTVICE PRESIDENT
Name of key/compensated personMAREA CLARKMAREA CLARKMAREA CLARKMAREA CLARKMAREA CLARK
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org0.300.300.300.302.00
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
Cory, Lee
TitlePRESIDENTPRESIDENTPRESIDENTPRESIDENTPRESIDENT
Name of key/compensated personLEE T CORYLEE T CORYLEE T CORYLEE T CORYLEE T CORY
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org5.504.005.503.004.00
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
Gadson, Arnita
TitleTRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated personARNITA GADSONARNITA GADSONARNITA GADSONARNITA GADSONARNITA GADSON
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.001.501.00
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
Kulp, Robert
TitleTRUSTEE    
Name of key/compensated personROBERT KULP JR    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
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    
Lococo, Elizabeth
Title    TRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated person    ELIZABETH DODD LOCOCO
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director    True
Average hours per week working for org    0.00
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
Louis, Hunter
TitleVICE PRESIDENTVICE PRESIDENTVICE PRESIDENTVICE PRESIDENTVICE PRESIDENT
Name of key/compensated personHUNTER LOUISHUNTER LOUISHUNTER LOUISHUNTER LOUISHUNTER LOUIS
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org2.002.502.001.502.00
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
Michals, Debbie
Title  TRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated person  DEBBIE LINNIG MICHALSDEBBIE LINNIG MICHALSDEBBIE LINNIG MICHALS
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  TrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org  0.301.001.00
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
Moore, Kenneth
TitleCHAIRMANCHAIRMANCHAIRMANCHAIRMANCHAIRMAN
Name of key/compensated personKENNETH MOOREKENNETH MOOREKENNETH MOOREKENNETH MOOREKENNETH MOORE
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org2.002.002.002.002.00
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
Ormerod, Logan
TitleVICE PRESIDENTTRUSTEE   
Name of key/compensated personLOGAN ORMERODLOGAN ORMEROD   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org3.002.00   
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   
Perry, Edwin
TitleSECRETARY/VPSECRETARY/VPSECRETARY/VPTREASURER/VPTREASURER/VP
Name of key/compensated personEDWIN PERRYEDWIN PERRYEDWIN PERRYEDWIN PERRYEDWIN PERRY
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org2.002.502.002.003.00
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
Polk, Hiram
TitleTRUSTEEVICE PRESIDENTVICE PRESIDENTTRUSTEETRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated personDR HIRAM C POLK SRDR HIRAM C POLK SRDR HIRAM C POLK SRDR HIRAM C POLK SRDR HIRAM C POLK SR
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org2.002.002.002.002.00
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
Purdy, von
TitleVICE PRESIDENTTRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE 
Name of key/compensated personVON PURDYVON PURDYVON PURDYVON PURDY 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org3.002.001.501.00 
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 
Rosenberg, Bea
TitleTREASURER/VPTREASURER/VPTREASURER/VPTRUSTEETRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated personBEA ROSENBERGBEA ROSENBERGBEA ROSENBERGBEA ROSENBERGBEA ROSENBERG
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org3.004.503.001.302.50
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
Runyon, Meme
TitleEXECUTIVE DIRECTOREXECUTIVE DIRECTOREXECUTIVE DIRECTOREXECUTIVE DIRECTOREXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personMEME SWEETS RUNYONMEME SWEETS RUNYONMEME SWEETS RUNYONMEME SWEETS RUNYONMEME SWEETS RUNYON
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org50.0050.0050.0055.0055.00
Reportable compensation from org$102,460.00$102,460.00$98,268.00$97,255.00$97,320.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$12,674.00$10,776.00$13,349.00$7,958.00$6,513.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Segell, Inez
Title TRUSTEETRUSTEEVICE PRESIDENTVICE PRESIDENT
Name of key/compensated person INEZ SEGELLINEZ SEGELLINEZ SEGELLINEZ SEGELL
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org 1.001.002.003.00
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
Townsend, Jane
TitleTRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated personJANE TOWNSENDJANE TOWNSENDJANE TOWNSENDJANE TOWNSENDJANE TOWNSEND
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org1.502.001.502.000.50
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
Wells, Ann
Title    TRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated person    ANN C WELLS
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director    True
Average hours per week working for org    1.00
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
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesTO PROTECT, PRESERVE AND ENHANCE THE NATURAL AND CULTURAL RESOURCES, INCLUDING AGRICULTURAL AND SCENIC RESOURCES, ON BOTH SIDES OF THE OHIO RIVER BETWEEN WESTPORT AND WEST POINT, KENTUCKY, FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE PUBLIC. WE ACCOMPLISH THIS MISSION THROUGH A THREE PRONGED PROGRAMMATIC APPROACH OF LAND CONSERVATION, ADVOCACY AND EDUCATION.TO PROTECT, PRESERVE AND ENHANCE THE NATURAL AND CULTURAL RESOURCES, INCLUDING AGRICULTURAL AND SCENIC RESOURCES, ON BOTH SIDES OF THE OHIO RIVER BETWEEN WESTPORT AND WEST POINT, KENTUCKY, FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE PUBLIC. WE ACCOMPLISH THIS MISSION THROUGH A THREE PRONGED PROGRAMMATIC APPROACH OF LAND CONSERVATION, ADVOCACY AND EDUCATION.TO PROTECT, PRESERVE AND ENHANCE THE NATURAL AND CULTURAL RESOURCES, INCLUDING AGRICULTURAL AND SCENIC RESOURCES, ON BOTH SIDES OF THE OHIO RIVER BETWEEN WESTPORT AND WEST POINT, KENTUCKY, FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE PUBLIC. WE ACCOMPLISH THIS MISSION THROUGH A THREE PRONGED PROGRAMMATIC APPROACH OF LAND CONSERVATION, ADVOCACY AND EDUCATION.TO PROTECT, PRESERVE AND ENHANCE THE NATURAL AND CULTURAL RESOURCES, INCLUDING AGRICULTURAL AND SCENIC RESOURCES, ON BOTH SIDES OF THE OHIO RIVER BETWEEN WESTPORT AND WEST POINT, KENTUCKY, FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE PUBLIC. THIS MISSION GUIDES THE THREE MAIN PROGRAMS WHICH ARE LAND CONSERVATION, EDUCATION AND ADVOCACY. RIVER FIELDS HAS PRESERVED OVER 2,200 ACRES FOREVER IN JEFFERSON, OLDHAM AND SHELBY COUNTY, THE MAJORITY WHICH IS FARMLAND.TO PROTECT, PRESERVE AND ENHANCE THE NATURAL AND CULTURAL RESOURCES, INCLUDING AGRICULTURAL AND SCENIC RESOURCES, ON BOTH SIDES OF THE OHIO RIVER BETWEEN WESTPORT AND WEST POINT, KENTUCKY, FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE PUBLIC.
Program service expenses, total$289,556.00$268,198.00$387,581.00$333,967.00$311,269.00
Programs, including revenue & expenses
ADVOCACY - SEEKING CREATIVE SOLUTIONS THAT PROMOTE PLANNED DEVELOPMENT, GROWTH MANAGEMENT, GREATER PUBLIC ACCESS, NATURAL RESOURCES, HISTORIC AND CULTURAL PRESERVATION AND PROTECTION, THE ENHANCEMENT OF SCENIC VIEWS, AND URBAN DESIGN. WE ARE PROUD OF OUR REPUTATION AS A WILLING NEGOTIATOR IN EFFORTS TO PROMOTE ENVIRONMENTALLY SENSITIVE LAND AND WATER USE. WE ALWAYS WORK TOWARD THE PROTECTION OF NATURAL AND CULTURAL RESOURCES, AND THE PROTECTION OF ESTABLISHED NEIGHBORHOODS.
Program expenses$59,926.00$31,670.00$34,929.00$158,106.00$137,846.00
Program descriptionADVOCACY - SEEKING CREATIVE SOLUTIONS THAT PROMOTE PLANNED DEVELOPMENT, GROWTH MANAGEMENT, GREATER PUBLIC ACCESS, NATURAL RESOURCES, HISTORIC AND CULTURAL PRESERVATION AND PROTECTION, THE ENHANCEMENT OF SCENIC VIEWS, AND URBAN DESIGN. WE ARE PROUD OF OUR REPUTATION AS A WILLING NEGOTIATOR IN EFFORTS TO PROMOTE ENVIRONMENTALLY SENSITIVE LAND AND WATER USE. WE ALWAYS WORK TOWARD THE PROTECTION OF NATURAL AND CULTURAL RESOURCES, AND THE PROTECTION OF ESTABLISHED NEIGHBORHOODS.ADVOCACY - SEEKING CREATIVE SOLUTIONS THAT PROMOTE PLANNED DEVELOPMENT, GROWTH MANAGEMENT, GREATER PUBLIC ACCESS, NATURAL RESOURCES, HISTORIC AND CULTURAL PRESERVATION AND PROTECTION, THE ENHANCEMENT OF SCENIC VIEWS, AND URBAN DESIGN. WE ARE PROUD OF OUR REPUTATION AS A WILLING NEGOTIATOR IN EFFORTS TO PROMOTE ENVIRONMENTALLY SENSITIVE LAND AND WATER USE. WE ALWAYS WORK TOWARD THE PROTECTION OF NATURAL AND CULTURAL RESOURCES, AND THE PROTECTION OF ESTABLISHED NEIGHBORHOODS.ADVOCACY - SEEKING CREATIVE SOLUTIONS THAT PROMOTE PLANNED DEVELOPMENT, GROWTH MANAGEMENT, GREATER PUBLIC ACCESS, NATURAL RESOURCES, HISTORIC AND CULTURAL PRESERVATION AND PROTECTION, THE ENHANCEMENT OF SCENIC VIEWS, AND URBAN DESIGN. WE ARE PROUD OF OUR REPUTATION AS A WILLING NEGOTIATOR IN EFFORTS TO PROMOTE ENVIRONMENTALLY SENSITIVE LAND AND WATER USE. WE ALWAYS WORK TOWARD THE PROTECTION OF NATURAL AND CULTURAL RESOURCES, AND THE PROTECTION OF ESTABLISHED NEIGHBORHOODS. IN 2013, THE MAJOR PORTION OF THE EXPENSES WERE ACTUALLY INCURRED IN TWO PREVIOUS YEARS BUT PAID IN 2013.ADVOCACY - SEEKING CREATIVE SOLUTIONS THAT PROMOTE PLANNED DEVELOPMENT, GROWTH MANAGEMENT, GREATER PUBLIC ACCESS, NATURAL RESOURCES, HISTORIC AND CULTURAL PRESERVATION AND PROTECTION, THE ENHANCEMENT OF SCENIC VIEWS, AND URBAN DESIGN. WE ARE PROUD OF OUR REPUTATION AS A WILLING NEGOTIATOR IN EFFORTS TO PROMOTE ENVIRONMENTALLY SENSITIVE LAND AND WATER USE. WE ALWAYS WORK TOWARD THE PROTECTION OF NATURAL AND CULTURAL RESOURCES, AND THE PROTECTION OF ESTABLISHED NEIGHBORHOODS. IN 2013, THE MAJOR PORTION OF THE EXPENSES WERE ACTUALLY INCURRED IN TWO PREVIOUS YEARS BUT PAID IN 2013.ADVOCACY - SEEKING CREATIVE SOLUTIONS THAT PROMOTE PLANNED DEVELOPMENT, GROWTH MANAGEMENT, GREATER PUBLIC ACCESS, NATURAL RESOURCES, HISTORIC AND CULTURAL PRESERVATION AND PROTECTION, THE ENHANCEMENT OF SCENIC VIEWS, AND URBAN DESIGN. WE ARE PROUD OF OUR REPUTATION AS A WILLING NEGOTIATOR IN EFFORTS TO PROMOTE ENVIRONMENTALLY SENSITIVE LAND AND WATER USE. WE ALWAYS WORK TOWARD THE PROTECTION OF NATURAL AND CULTURAL RESOURCES, AND THE PROTECTION OF ESTABLISHED NEIGHBORHOODS.
EDUCATION - ENCOURAGING AND EMPOWERING ALL CITIZENS TO PROTECT THE RIVER AND ITS SURROUNDING LANDS. RIVER FIELDS WORKS CLOSELY WITH ITS MEMBERS, GOVERNMENTAL AGENCIES, CIVIC ORGANIZATIONS AND NEWS MEDIA TO STRENGTHEN THE COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT AND KNOWLEDGE ABOUT ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES AND OTHER IMPORTANT TOPICS. WE TRAIN REGIONAL CITIZENS AND LEADERS ON THE LEGAL AND PROFESSIONAL OPERATIONAL ELEMENTS OF LAND CONSERVATION. WE ACCEPT EVERY OPPORTUNITY TO TRAIN AND EDUCATE THE PUBLIC, NEIGHBORHOODS, AND PROFESSIONAL ADVISORS TO LANDOWNERS. WE OFFER ANNUAL EDUCATIONAL EVENTS ON PROTECTED LANDS, ALWAYS LED BY A PROFESSIONAL.
Program expenses$57,360.00$48,239.00$42,550.00$62,402.00$86,391.00
Program descriptionEDUCATION - ENCOURAGING AND EMPOWERING ALL CITIZENS TO PROTECT THE RIVER AND ITS SURROUNDING LANDS. RIVER FIELDS WORKS CLOSELY WITH ITS MEMBERS, GOVERNMENTAL AGENCIES, CIVIC ORGANIZATIONS AND NEWS MEDIA TO STRENGTHEN THE COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT AND KNOWLEDGE ABOUT ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES AND OTHER IMPORTANT TOPICS. WE TRAIN REGIONAL CITIZENS AND LEADERS ON THE LEGAL AND PROFESSIONAL OPERATIONAL ELEMENTS OF LAND CONSERVATION. WE ACCEPT EVERY OPPORTUNITY TO TRAIN AND EDUCATE THE PUBLIC, NEIGHBORHOODS, AND PROFESSIONAL ADVISORS TO LANDOWNERS. WE OFFER ANNUAL EDUCATIONAL EVENTS ON PROTECTED LANDS, ALWAYS LED BY A PROFESSIONAL.EDUCATION - ENCOURAGING AND EMPOWERING ALL CITIZENS TO PROTECT THE RIVER AND ITS SURROUNDING LANDS. RIVER FIELDS WORKS CLOSELY WITH ITS MEMBERS, GOVERNMENTAL AGENCIES, CIVIC ORGANIZATIONS AND NEWS MEDIA TO STRENGTHEN THE COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT AND KNOWLEDGE ABOUT ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES AND OTHER IMPORTANT TOPICS. WE TRAIN REGIONAL CITIZENS AND LEADERS ON THE LEGAL AND PROFESSIONAL OPERATIONAL ELEMENTS OF LAND CONSERVATION. WE ACCEPT EVERY OPPORTUNITY TO TRAIN AND EDUCATE THE PUBLIC, NEIGHBORHOODS, AND PROFESSIONAL ADVISORS TO LANDOWNERS. WE OFFER ANNUAL EDUCATIONAL EVENTS ON PROTECTED LANDS, ALWAYS LED BY A SCIENTIST.EDUCATION - ENCOURAGING AND EMPOWERING ALL CITIZENS TO PROTECT THE RIVER AND ITS SURROUNDING LANDS. RIVER FIELDS WORKS CLOSELY WITH ITS MEMBERS, GOVERNMENTAL AGENCIES, CIVIC ORGANIZATIONS AND NEWS MEDIA TO STRENGTHEN THE COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT AND KNOWLEDGE ABOUT ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES AND OTHER IMPORTANT TOPICS. WE TRAIN REGIONAL CITIZENS AND LEADERS ON THE LEGAL AND PROFESSIONAL OPERATIONAL ELEMENTS OF LAND CONSERVATION. WE ACCEPT EVERY OPPORTUNITY TO TRAIN AND EDUCATE THE PUBLIC, NEIGHBORHOODS, AND PROFESSIONAL ADVISORS TO LANDOWNERS. WE OFFER ANNUAL EDUCATIONAL EVENTS ON PROTECTED LANDS, ALWAYS LED BY A SCIENTIST.EDUCATION - ENCOURAGING AND EMPOWERING ALL CITIZENS TO PROTECT THE RIVER AND ITS SURROUNDING LANDS. RIVER FIELDS WORKS CLOSELY WITH ITS MEMBERS, GOVERNMENTAL AGENCIES, CIVIC ORGANIZATIONS AND NEWS MEDIA TO STRENGTHEN THE COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT AND KNOWLEDGE ABOUT ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES AND OTHER IMPORTANT TOPICS. WE TRAIN REGIONAL CITIZENS AND LEADERS ON THE LEGAL AND PROFESSIONAL OPERATIONAL ELEMENTS OF LAND CONSERVATION. WE ACCEPT EVERY OPPORTUNITY TO TRAIN AND EDUCATE THE PUBLIC, NEIGHBORHOODS, AND PROFESSIONAL ADVISORS TO LANDOWNERS. WE OFFER ANNUAL EDUCATIONAL EVENTS ON PROTECTED LANDS, ALWAYS LED BY A SCIENTIST.EDUCATION - ENCOURAGING AND EMPOWERING ALL CITIZENS TO PROTECT THE RIVER AND ITS SURROUNDING LANDS. RIVER FIELDS WORKS CLOSELY WITH ITS MEMBERS, GOVERNMENTAL AGENCIES, CIVIC ORGANIZATIONS AND NEWS MEDIA TO STRENGTHEN THE COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT AND KNOWLEDGE ABOUT ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES AND OTHER IMPORTANT TOPICS. WE TRAIN REGIONAL CITIZENS AND LEADERS ON THE LEGAL AND PROFESSIONAL OPERATIONAL ELEMENTS OF LAND CONSERVATION. WE ACCEPT EVERY OPPORTUNITY TO TRAIN AND EDUCATE THE PUBLIC, NEIGHBORHOODS, AND PROFESSIONAL ADVISORS TO LANDOWNERS.
LAND CONSERVATION - PROTECTION, MOSTLY PERMANENT, OF NATURAL AND CULTURAL RESOURCES INCLUDING SCENIC AND AGRICULTURAL RESOURCES THROUGH CONSERVATION EASEMENTS OR PURCHASE OF LAND IN FEE SIMPLE. HELPING LANDOWNERS AND CITIZENS PROTECT AND CREATE MORE PUBLIC SPACE, NATURAL AND CULTURAL RESOURCES, AND SCENIC VISTAS. AS THE LARGEST LAND TRUST IN THE REGION, WITH ALMOST 2,200 ACRES NOW PROTECTED FOREVER FROM UNWISE DEVELOPMENT, RIVER FIELDS PROVIDES A STRONG, CLEAR VOICE FOR LAND CONSERVATION THAT IS LISTENED TO THROUGHOUT THIS REGION AND BEYOND. WITH 18 CONSERVATION EASEMENTS AND 12 PROPERTIES THAT WE OWN, MOST OF THAT ACREAGE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC, WE HAVE TAKEN MANY CRUCIAL STEPS TOWARD PRESERVING LANDS ALONG THE RIVER CORRIDOR FOREVER. RIVER FIELDS LARGEST PROPERTY OWNED IN FEE SIMPLE IS A 45 ACRE NATURE PRESERVE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC YEAR-ROUND FROM DAWN TO DUSK.
Program expenses$172,270.00$188,289.00$310,102.00$113,459.00$87,032.00
Program descriptionLAND CONSERVATION - PROTECTION, MOSTLY PERMANENT, OF NATURAL AND CULTURAL RESOURCES INCLUDING SCENIC AND AGRICULTURAL RESOURCES THROUGH CONSERVATION EASEMENTS OR PURCHASE OF LAND IN FEE SIMPLE. HELPING LANDOWNERS AND CITIZENS PROTECT AND CREATE MORE PUBLIC SPACE, NATURAL AND CULTURAL RESOURCES, AND SCENIC VISTAS. AS THE LARGEST LAND TRUST IN THE REGION, WITH ALMOST 2,200 ACRES NOW PROTECTED FOREVER FROM UNWISE DEVELOPMENT, RIVER FIELDS PROVIDES A STRONG, CLEAR VOICE FOR LAND CONSERVATION THAT IS LISTENED TO THROUGHOUT THIS REGION AND BEYOND. WITH 18 CONSERVATION EASEMENTS AND 12 PROPERTIES THAT WE OWN, MOST OF THAT ACREAGE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC, WE HAVE TAKEN MANY CRUCIAL STEPS TOWARD PRESERVING LANDS ALONG THE RIVER CORRIDOR FOREVER. RIVER FIELDS LARGEST PROPERTY OWNED IN FEE SIMPLE IS A 45 ACRE NATURE PRESERVE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC YEAR-ROUND FROM DAWN TO DUSK.LAND CONSERVATION - PROTECTION, MOSTLY PERMANENT, OF NATURAL AND CULTURAL RESOURCES INCLUDING SCENIC AND AGRICULTURAL RESOURCES THROUGH CONSERVATION EASEMENTS OR PURCHASE OF LAND IN FEE SIMPLE. HELPING LANDOWNERS AND CITIZENS PROTECT AND CREATE MORE PUBLIC SPACE, NATURAL AND CULTURAL RESOURCES, AND SCENIC VISTAS. AS THE LARGEST LAND TRUST IN THE REGION, WITH ALMOST 2,200 ACRES NOW PROTECTED FOREVER FROM UNWISE DEVELOPMENT, RIVER FIELDS PROVIDES A STRONG, CLEAR VOICE FOR LAND CONSERVATION THAT IS LISTENED TO THROUGHOUT THIS REGION AND BEYOND. WITH 18 CONSERVATION EASEMENTS AND 12 PROPERTIES THAT WE OWN, MOST OF THAT ACREAGE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC, WE HAVE TAKEN MANY CRUCIAL STEPS TOWARD PRESERVING LANDS ALONG THE RIVER CORRIDOR FOREVER. RIVER FIELDS LARGEST PROPERTY OWNED IN FEE SIMPLE IS A 45 ACRE NATURE PRESERVE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC YEAR-ROUND FROM DAWN TO DUSK.LAND CONSERVATION - PROTECTION, MOSTLY PERMANENT, OF NATURAL AND CULTURAL RESOURCES INCLUDING SCENIC AND AGRICULTURAL RESOURCES THROUGH CONSERVATION EASEMENTS OR PURCHASE OF LAND IN FEE SIMPLE. HELPING LANDOWNERS AND CITIZENS PROTECT AND CREATE MORE PUBLIC SPACE, NATURAL AND CULTURAL RESOURCES, AND SCENIC VISTAS. AS THE LARGEST LAND TRUST IN THE REGION, WITH ALMOST 2,200 ACRES NOW PROTECTED FOREVER FROM UNWISE DEVELOPMENT, RIVER FIELDS PROVIDES A STRONG, CLEAR VOICE FOR LAND CONSERVATION THAT IS LISTENED TO THROUGHOUT THIS REGION AND BEYOND. WITH 16 CONSERVATION EASEMENTS AND 13 PROPERTIES THAT WE OWN, MOST OF THAT ACREAGE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC, WE HAVE TAKEN MANY CRUCIAL STEPS TOWARD PRESERVING LANDS ALONG THE RIVER CORRIDOR FOREVER. RIVER FIELDS LARGEST PROPERTY OWNED IN FEE SIMPLE IS A 45 ACRE NATURE PRESERVE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC YEAR-ROUND FROM DAWN TO DUSK.LAND CONSERVATION - PROTECTION, OFTEN PERMANENT, OF NATURAL AND CULTURAL RESOURCES INCLUDING SCENIC AND AGRICULTURAL RESOURCES THROUGH CONSERVATION EASEMENTS OR PURCHASE OF LAND IN FEE SIMPLE. HELPING LANDOWNERS AND CITIZENS PROTECT AND CREATE MORE PUBLIC SPACE, NATURAL AND CULTURAL RESOURCES, AND SCENIC VISTAS. AS THE LARGEST LAND TRUST IN THE REGION, WITH MORE THAN 2,200 ACRES NOW PROTECTED FOREVER FROM UNWISE DEVELOPMENT, RIVER FIELDS PROVIDES A STRONG, CLEAR VOICE FOR LAND CONSERVATION THAT IS LISTENED TO THROUGHOUT THIS REGION AND BEYOND. WITH 23 CONSERVATION EASEMENTS AND 12 PROPERTIES THAT WE OWN, WITH MOST ACREAGE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC, WE HAVE TAKEN MANY CRUCIAL STEPS TOWARD PRESERVING LANDS ALONG THE RIVER CORRIDOR FOREVER. RIVER FIELDS LARGEST PROPERTY OWNED IN FEE SIMPLE IS A 45 ACRE NATURE PRESERVE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC YEAR-ROUND FROM DAWN TO DUSK. THIS YEAR, A MAJOR GRANT WAS RECEIVED FOR AND DEPOSITED IN THE ENDOWMENT THAT SUPPORTS THE ENHANCEMENT AND MAINTENANCE OF THE PRESERVE.LAND CONSERVATION - HELPING LANDOWNERS AND CITIZENS PROTECT AND CREATE MORE PUBLIC SPACE, NATURAL AND CULTURAL RESOURCES, AND SCENIC VISTAS. AS THE LARGEST LAND TRUST IN THE REGION, WITH MORE THAN 2,200 ACRES NOW PROTECTED FOREVER FROM UNWISE DEVELOPMENT, RIVER FIELDS PROVIDES A STRONG, CLEAR VOICE FOR LAND CONSERVATION THAT IS LISTENED TO THROUGHOUT THIS REGION AND BEYOND. WITH 23 CONSERVATION EASEMENTS AND 12 PROPERTIES THAT WE OWN, MOST OF WHICH ARE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC, WE HAVE TAKEN MANY CRUCIAL STEPS TOWARD PRESERVING LANDS ALONG THE RIVER CORRIDOR FOREVER. RIVER FIELDS LARGEST PROPERTY OWNED IN FEE SIMPLE IS A 45 ACRE NATURE PRESERVE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC YEAR-ROUND FROM DAWN TO DUSK.
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$217,928.00$1,081,567.00$984,041.00$478,419.00$255,121.00
Revenue from contributions (total)$146,261.00$970,897.00$947,416.00$371,781.00$229,433.00
Revenue from noncash contributions$43,563.00$103,817.00$120,019.00$12,054.00$7,440.00
Investment income, current yr$65,908.00$82,534.00$39,183.00$74,915.00$23,156.00
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$146,261.00$970,897.00$947,416.00$371,781.00$229,433.00
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00$46,827.00$15,735.00
Other revenue, current yr$5,759.00$28,136.00-$2,558.00$31,723.00$2,532.00
Net unrelated business taxable revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00$12,155.00$0.00
Program service revenue (total) $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Gross receipts$363,254.00$1,181,882.00$1,008,874.00$645,908.00$287,712.00
Sources of contributions
Contributions revenue from membership dues$1,930.00$1,495.00 $1,530.00$2,455.00
Revenue from fundraising events$26,351.00$43,725.00$31,480.00$19,865.00$22,875.00
Revenue from all other contributions$117,980.00$925,677.00$915,936.00$350,386.00$204,103.00
Other types of revenue
Miscellaneous revenue (total)    $249.00
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments$27,285.00$30,746.00$39,183.00$21,909.00$23,156.00
Net rental income $0.00$0.00$15,866.00$15,735.00
Net income from fundraising events$5,759.00$28,136.00-$2,558.00$15,857.00-$13,452.00
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$479,384.00$437,823.00$556,446.00$435,993.00$427,671.00
Total functional expenses: program service $289,556.00$268,198.00$387,581.00$333,967.00$311,269.00
Total functional expenses: management and general$116,504.00$92,912.00$93,277.00$35,944.00$32,763.00
Total functional expenses: fundraising$73,324.00$76,713.00$75,588.00$66,082.00$83,639.00
Fees for services
Legal fees (total)$21,514.00$27,172.00$42,869.00$38,372.00$44,364.00
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$4,077,213.00$4,324,947.00$3,780,318.00$3,149,139.00$3,431,053.00
Total assets, beginning of year$4,324,947.00$3,780,318.00$3,149,139.00$3,431,053.00$3,514,981.00
Total liabilities$229,996.00$246,668.00$258,260.00$224,798.00$620,639.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$246,668.00$258,260.00$224,798.00$620,639.00$671,019.00
Pledges & accounts receivable, net$67,555.00$589,076.00$186,589.00$168,260.00$226,456.00
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr$2,164,387.00$2,405,143.00$1,848,922.00$1,277,477.00$1,163,550.00
Temporarily restricted net assets$635,367.00$625,673.00$625,673.00$643,701.00$643,701.00
Permanently restricted net assets, end of yr$1,047,463.00$1,047,463.00$1,047,463.00$1,003,163.00$1,003,163.00
Net assets$3,847,217.00$4,078,279.00$3,522,058.00$2,924,341.00$2,810,414.00
Net assets, beginning of year$4,078,279.00$3,522,058.00$2,924,341.00$2,810,414.00$2,843,962.00
Investments: publicly traded securities$929,956.00$1,082,886.00$993,061.00$940,064.00$1,027,768.00
Cash: non-interest bearing$85,254.00$40,243.00$41,827.00$74,846.00$65,773.00
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$40,243.00$41,827.00$74,846.00$65,773.00$70,980.00
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses-$261,456.00$643,744.00$427,595.00$42,426.00-$172,550.00
Advertising (total)   $3,327.00$6,780.00
Savings & temp cash investment$100.00    
Accounts receivable, net$269,020.00$11,312.00$29,622.00$0.00$1,704.00
Prepaid expenses & deferred charges$0.00$8,538.00$4,758.00$1,875.00$1,875.00
Accounts payable & accrued expenses$185,037.00$151,500.00$120,301.00$78,953.00$235,829.00
Deferred revenue    $0.00
Unsecured notes & loans to unrelated parties$44,959.00$95,168.00$137,959.00$145,845.00$209,810.00
Secured mortgages and notes payable   $0.00$175,000.00
Total net assets or fund balances$3,847,217.00$4,078,279.00$3,522,058.00$2,924,341.00$2,810,414.00
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$13,371.00$6,711.00$3,081.00$116.00$2,048.00
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members1311121113
Number of independent voting members1311121113
Financial sheets audited  True  
Accrual 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
Indicators for schedules (selected)
LobbiedTrueTrue  True
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990990990990
Reason for form submission
Address changeTrue    
Amended return TrueTrue  
Date e-filing submitted2018-01-112017-07-192016-07-262014-12-292014-01-09
IRS schema version2016v3.02015v3.02014v6.02013v3.02012v2.1
Filing identifier201713199349313971201720379349300962201630789349300113201433219349308073201303389349300000
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