|Name:||Denver Botanic Gardens|
|Address:||909 York St |
|Denver, CO 80206-3751|
|Report Creation Date:||December 19, 2013|
|Report Expiration Date:||December 19, 2015|
|Original Business Start Date:||January 1951|
|Principal:||Mr. Brian Vogt, CEO|
|Customer Contact:||Mr. Brian Vogt, CEO - (720) 865-3500 or|
|Incorporated:||January 1951, CO|
|Type of Business:||Charity - Local, Charity - Arts & Culture|
Denver Botanic Gardens mission is to connect people with plants, especially plants from the Rocky Mountain region and similar regions around the world, providing delight and enlightenment to everyone.
This organization has been evaluated according to the 20 BBB Standards for Charity Accountability. This organization meets all those Standards and is a BBB Accredited Charity.
Adult education programs cover every conceivable activity related to plants, from growing exotic orchids to identifying rare plants, all backed by one of the finest botanical libraries in the region. Our conservation programs play a major role in saving species and protecting natural habitats as a resource for future generations. Our other sites, Denver Botanic Gardens at Chatfield, and our interpreted trail on Mt. Goliath, extend our programs of delight and enlightenment into other parts of the community and complement our activities at York Street.
Fund raising events, grant proposals, planned giving and direct mail.
This organization is tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. It is eligible to receive contributions deductible as charitable donations for federal income tax purposes.
According to Denver Botanic Gardens's Audited Financial Statements for the year ended December 31, 2012:
* Excess for the year indicates the portion of income remaining after expenses.
All charitable organizations soliciting contributions in Colorado -- with a few specific exceptions listed in the Charitable Solicitations Act at 6-16-104(6)(a)-(c), C.R.S. -- must submit an initial registration statement with the Secretary of State and receive a registration number. After the initial registration, annual registration statements must be renewed each year by the 5th day of the fifth month after the close of the organization‚Ä™s fiscal year. In addition, all solicitation campaigns utilizing paid solicitors as defined at 6-16-103(7), C.R.S. must be listed on separate Solicitation Notices, which should be filed online by the paid solicitor.
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