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Charity Name Chicago Academy of Sciences Lindsay Wildlife Museum CuriOdyssey Fort Collins Museum of Discovery South Florida Museum
Location Chicago, IL Walnut Creek, CA San Mateo, CA Fort Collins, CO Bradenton, FL
   
Overall Rating
 
three stars
(86.09)
three stars
(86.47)
three stars
(87.78)
four stars
(91.69)
three stars
(89.39)
   
Financial Rating three stars
(82.03)
three stars
(82.63)
three stars
(84.21)
three stars
(88.96)
four stars
(100.00)
   
A&T Rating four stars
(92.00)
four stars
(92.00)
four stars
(93.00)
four stars
(96.00)
three stars
(85.00)
   
Financial Metrics
Program Expenses 75.6% 73.2% 63.9% 79.6% 84.3%
Admin Expenses 17.4% 13.8% 14.9% 9.3% 7.4%
Fund Expenses 6.8% 12.8% 21.1% 10.9% 8.2%
Fund Efficiency $0.09 $0.15 $0.15 $0.45 $0.05
Program Growth 0.8% 2.1% 11.6% 18.1% 12.1%
Working Capital 1.91 2.18 3.27 4.42 6.20
Liabilitites to Assets 33.7% 2.6% 3.8% 3.6% 0.4%
Total Revenue $5,481,329 $4,643,772 $5,082,791 $1,266,288 $2,745,551
Total Expenses $5,595,914 $2,476,530 $4,401,988 $2,386,697 $2,998,940
Excess/Deficit $-114,585 $2,167,242 $680,803 $-1,120,409 $-253,389
Net Assets $12,933,325 $5,936,482 $13,299,571 $9,518,304 $31,586,937
CEO Compensation
% of Expenses
$211,750
3.78%
$111,350
4.49%
$141,327
3.21%
$96,403
4.03%
$126,923
4.23%
   
Accountability & Transparency Metrics
Information Provided on the Form 990      
Independent Voting Board Members
No Material diversion of assets
Audited financials prepared by independent accountant
Does Not Provide Loan(s) to or Receive Loan(s) From related parties
Documents Board Meeting Minutes
Provided copy of Form 990 to organization's governing body in advance of filing
Conflict of Interest Policy
Whistleblower Policy
Records Retention Policy
CEO listed with salary
Process for determining CEO compensation
Does Not Compensate Any Board Members
Does the charity's website include readily accessible information about the following:
Donor Privacy Policy
Board Members Listed
Audited Financials
Form 990
Key staff listed
       

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