Annual Information Statement 2019
NSW Wildlife Information Rescue And Education Service Incorporated
About the charity
Other names charity is known by (such as trading name):
- WIRES Inc.
Is the charity an incorporated association?
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NSW incorporated association number: Y0116216
Does the charity intend to fundraise in the next reporting period?
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NSW fundraising number: CFN/10170
Basic Religious Charity:
Activities and Beneficiaries
Did the charity operate in the 2019 reporting period?
Description of charity's activities and outcomes:
WIRES, NSW Wildlife Information Rescue and Information Service has been rescuing and caring for sick, injured and orphaned wildlife for over 30 years. In the last financial year WIRES has received more than 155,000 calls to our 1300 rescue line, resulting in over 90,000 animals being assisted. WIRES 28 branches and more than 2,500 volunteers service the community 365 days a year. Local fundraising efforts are focused on providing animal food for rehabilitation and combined with support from WIRES head office, $287,620 was spent on food for wildlife. In the last financial year we had 1015 people begin rescue and immediate training and 1099 people complete advanced species courses. WIRES has also continued to invest in new technology to efficiently and flexibly communicate with volunteers, to help us consistently assist more animals faster.
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2019 reporting period:
New South Wales
Will the charity change or introduce any activities in the 2020 period?
General community in Australia
- Full time employees: 13
- Part time employees: 2
- Casual employees: 23
- Full-time equivalent staff (FTE): 39.47
- Estimated number of volunteers: 2587
Charity's 2019 reporting period:
1 July 2018 to 30 June 2019
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Special purpose financial statements
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Income and Expenses
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