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    Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation

    Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation


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    ...501(c)(3) organization

    ...Donations are tax-deductible


    N Hollywood CA 91601-3109


    N Hollywood CA | IRS ruling year: 1995 | EIN: 95-2283284  


    Established as the charitable arm of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences in 1959, the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation utilizes the resources and membership of the Television Academy to develop and sponsor educational and archival programs. The Foundation addresses a variety of issues, such as career guidance and student achievement. Our programs foster personal skill development, address diversity and document the evolution of television and digital media. Our primary focus is to use the history and artistry of television to preserve our past for posterity, and guide those who will be our future. The Archive of American Television strives to preserve the rich history of television. The Education Programs Department extends informational opportunities to our members, the telecommunications community and community at large.


    Rating Information


    This charity's score is 82%, earning it a Three-Star rating. If this organization aligns with your passions and values, you can give with confidence.

    This overall score is calculated entirely from a single beacon score: 100% Accountability & Finance. Learn more about our criteria and methodology.

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    The IRS is significantly delayed in processing nonprofits' annual tax filings (Forms 990). As a result, the Accountability & Finance score for Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation is outdated and the overall rating may not be representative of its current operations. Please check with the charity directly for any questions you may have.

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    • Culture & Community
    • Leadership & Adaptability
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    Accountability & Finance


    Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation has earned a 82% for the Accountability & Finance beacon. See the metrics below for more information.

    This beacon provides an assessment of a charity's financial health (financial efficiency, sustainability, and trustworthiness) and its commitment to governance practices and policies.

    This Accountability & Finance score represents IRS Form 990 data up until FY 2019, which is the most recent Form 990 currently available to us. 

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    Accountability and Transparency
    ...Full Credit
    ...Partial Credit
    ...No Credit
    ...Not Applicable

    Financial Metrics
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    ...No Credit
    ...Not Applicable
    ...Liabilities to Assets Ratio - 25.90% - 5/10 pts
    ...Working Capital Ratio - 5.15 years - 10/10 pts
    ...Fundraising Efficiency - $0.13 - 7.5/10 pts
    ...Administrative Expense Ratio - 21.90% - 5/10 pts
    ...Fundraising Expense Ratio - 8.69% - 10/10 pts
    ...Program Expense Ratio - 69.19% - 5.48/10 pts
    ...Program Expense Growth - 60.20% - 10/10 pts

    Unscored Information

    Total Revenue and Expenses - Data Available
    Salary of Key Persons - Data Available
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