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Charity Name Monterey Bay Aquarium National Aquarium, Baltimore North Carolina Aquarium Society The Florida Aquarium Texas State Aquarium
Location Monterey, CA Baltimore, MD Raleigh, NC Tampa, FL Corpus Christi, TX
   
Overall Rating
 
four stars
(97.03)
three stars
(87.30)
three stars
(87.45)
three stars
(86.27)
four stars
(91.30)
   
Financial Rating four stars
(97.07)
three stars
(82.50)
three stars
(82.71)
three stars
(81.89)
four stars
(90.66)
   
A&T Rating four stars
(97.00)
four stars
(96.00)
four stars
(96.00)
four stars
(93.00)
four stars
(92.00)
   
Financial Metrics
Program Expenses 85.6% 87.6% 83.1% 81.9% 79.1%
Admin Expenses 10.4% 9.8% 8.8% 12.5% 12.5%
Fund Expenses 3.9% 2.5% 7.9% 5.4% 8.2%
Fund Efficiency $0.07 $0.10 $0.18 $0.24 $0.08
Program Growth 7.1% < 0.1% 3.3% 7.8% 4.9%
Working Capital 4.70 1.69 1.16 0.92 4.54
Liabilitites to Assets 4.3% 32.7% 70.6% 42.8% 15.8%
Total Revenue $81,153,883 $42,857,098 $6,573,903 $19,426,721 $23,764,925
Total Expenses $81,536,195 $46,858,553 $6,639,645 $16,421,650 $13,770,907
Excess/Deficit $-382,312 $-4,001,455 $-65,742 $3,005,071 $9,994,018
Net Assets $370,900,411 $75,602,753 $8,920,257 $14,266,109 $56,750,411
CEO Compensation
% of Expenses
$297,472
0.36%
$399,428
0.85%
$189,100
2.84%
$250,561
1.52%
$331,206
2.40%
   
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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