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Charity Name EcoTarium Fernbank Museum of Natural History Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center Fairbanks Museum & Planetarium
Location Worcester, MA Atlanta, GA Tucson, AZ Burlington, VT St. Johnsbury, VT
   
Overall Rating
 
three stars
(88.48)
four stars
(93.99)
three stars
(89.88)
four stars
(91.45)
three stars
(88.43)
   
Financial Rating three stars
(87.99)
four stars
(95.20)
three stars
(87.53)
four stars
(95.00)
four stars
(93.48)
   
A&T Rating three stars
(89.00)
four stars
(93.00)
four stars
(93.00)
three stars
(89.00)
three stars
(85.00)
   
Financial Metrics
Program Expenses 69.7% 81.3% 79.2% 79.2% 78.0%
Admin Expenses 23.1% 13.8% 13.9% 15.0% 10.0%
Fund Expenses 7.0% 4.8% 6.7% 5.7% 11.8%
Fund Efficiency $0.08 $0.06 $0.14 $0.09 $0.12
Program Growth 5.0% 3.7% 5.2% 5.2% 12.5%
Working Capital 3.33 3.54 2.17 4.37 3.03
Liabilitites to Assets 5.5% 3.4% 5.8% 2.6% 4.3%
Total Revenue $6,700,228 $10,082,465 $12,377,028 $4,186,122 $1,625,773
Total Expenses $4,965,747 $12,236,992 $10,274,415 $3,464,446 $1,401,032
Excess/Deficit $1,734,481 $-2,154,527 $2,102,613 $721,676 $224,741
Net Assets $25,155,402 $42,628,977 $25,441,084 $15,979,090 $4,372,157
CEO Compensation
% of Expenses
$150,180
3.02%
$226,053
1.84%
$128,076
1.24%
$156,836
4.52%
$77,748
5.54%
   
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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