Contact & General Information

Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International
800 Cherokee Avenue SE
Atlanta, GA 30315
www.gorillafund.org
Tax Status: 501(c)3
 

Other Names

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RATING:   A

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Stated Mission

Dedicated to the conservation of gorillas and their habitats in Africa. Committed to promoting continued research on their threatened ecosystems and education about their relevance to the world in which we live.
Fiscal Year Ended 09/30/14

Program Percentage :  87 %

Calculated Total Expenses (rounded) :  $3,100,000 

A charity's Program % is the percentage of its cash budget it spends on Programs relative to Overhead (Fundraising and Management & General Expenses)

Cost to Raise $100 :  $ 6

Calculated Total Contributions (rounded) :  $3,500,000 

Cost to Raise $100 signifies how many dollars a charity spends on Fundraising to raise each $100 of Contributions.

Government Funding

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For the reporting year rated by CharityWatch, this charity received cash grants/contributions from government sources within a range of:

0% to 24%

Financial Documents

Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International's rating is based on CharityWatch's in-depth analysis of the following documents for the fiscal year represented:

Entity Document Type Tax Id #
Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International IRS Form 990 52-1118866
Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International Audited Financial Statements 52-1118866

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