SAVE THE FROGS! is an international team of scientists, educators, policymakers and naturalists dedicated to protecting the world’s amphibian species: the frogs, toads, newts, salamanders, and caecilians. SAVE THE FROGS! was founded by Ecologist Dr. Kerry Kriger in May 2008.
SAVE THE FROGS! is America's first and only public charity dedicated exclusively to amphibian conservation. Our mission is to protect amphibian populations and to promote a society that respects and appreciates nature and wildlife. Our vision is a world in which not a single amphibian species is threatened with extinction. With your advice, your involvement and your financial support, we are 100% positive we can SAVE THE FROGS!
SAVE THE FROGS! is comprised of:
(1) A seven-person Board of Directors.
(2) A staff based around the world.
(3) A 30-person Advisory Committee.
(4) A large network of volunteers and interns.
(5) Members worldwide who support our work.
SAVE THE FROGS! is a 501(c)(3) public charity and our IRS determination letter is available upon request. SAVE THE FROGS! was founded and incorporated in the Commonwealth of Virginia in May 2008. You can view our Articles of Incorporation here, our Amendments to those Articles here, and our Bylaws here. SAVE THE FROGS! operates and is based in California: you can see our California Certificate of Qualification here.
Here is a summary of SAVE THE FROGS! 2012 Financial Data:
-- TOTAL EXPENSES: $158,288
Program Expenses: $146,916 (92.8%)
Administrative Expenses: $8,082 (5.1%)
Fundraising Expenses: $3,290 (2.1%)
SAVE THE FROGS! Executive Director Dr. Kerry Kriger's 2012 salary was $33,333.
-- TOTAL REVENUES: $192,944
Donations from Individuals: $144,645 (74.9%)
Donations from Corporations: $1,904 (1.0%)
Membership Dues: $8,788 (4.6%)
Merchandise: $30,492 (16.0%)
Honorariums for Lectures: $1,412 (0.7%)
Foundation Grants: $5,642 (2.9%)
Here is a summary of SAVE THE FROGS! 2011 Financial Data:
-- TOTAL EXPENSES: $128,177
Program Expenses: $114,771 (89.6%)
Administrative Expenses: $11,264 (8.8%)
Fundraising Expenses: $2,142 (1.6%)
SAVE THE FROGS! Executive Director Dr. Kerry Kriger's 2011 salary was $38,333.
-- TOTAL REVENUES: $131,310
Donations from Individuals: $64,339 (49.0%)
Donations from Corporations: $25,295 (19.3%)
Membership Dues: $11,583 (8.8%)
Merchandise: $28,193 (21.5%)
Honorariums for Lectures: $1,900 (1.4%)