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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Public Broadcasting and Media

WMNF

An independent grassroots media organization that entertains, educates and unites the community

three stars

86.48

1210 East Martin Luther King Boulevard Tampa, FL 33603
tel: (813) 238-8001   Web Site
EIN: 59-1619213

Board Leadership
Michael Bagby
President

CEO
Craig Kopp
General Manager

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.48 three stars
  Financial 81.31 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

WMNF first went on the air in September, 1979. We are an independent grassroots media organization that entertains, educates and unites the community around our shared values. WMNF is volunteer-powered and listener-sponsored, providing the listening community with eclectic music as well as non-mainstream news, views and public affairs programming. WMNF is licensed to the Nathan B. Stubblefield Foundation, a non-profit organization established solely to operate WMNF. WMNF advocates for peace, social and environmental justice through independent media and programming neglected by the mainstream. We embrace diversity, tolerance of others' opinions and freedom of expression. WMNF celebrates and promotes the creative, cultural and political vitality of the local community.

WMNF first went on the air in September, 1979. We are an independent grassroots media organization that entertains, educates and unites the community around our shared values. WMNF is volunteer-powered and listener-sponsored, providing the listening community with eclectic music as well as non-mainstream news, views and public affairs programming. WMNF is licensed to the Nathan B. Stubblefield Foundation, a non-profit organization established solely to operate WMNF. WMNF advocates for peace, social and environmental justice through independent media and programming neglected by the mainstream. We embrace diversity, tolerance of others' opinions and freedom of expression. WMNF celebrates and promotes the creative, cultural and political vitality of the local community.

Financial

three stars

81.31

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 02/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
62.2%
  Administrative Expenses 31.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.26
  Program Expenses Growth 10.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 20.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by WMNF on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by WMNF on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
WMNF (FL) 86.48 three stars
New York Public Radio (NY) 91.96 four stars
KNPB (NV) 86.50 three stars
WYEP (PA) 93.49 four stars
Friends of Public Radio Arizona (AZ) 91.51 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,347,158
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,347,158
   Program Service Revenue $377,124
Total Primary Revenue $1,724,282
   Other Revenue $27,962
TOTAL REVENUE $1,752,244
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,111,842
   Administrative Expenses $511,469
   Fundraising Expenses $128,957
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,752,268
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-24
   
Net Assets $2,290,586

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Production and Acquisition of Radio Programs $610,608 54.9%
Production of Cultural Events $255,304 23.0%
Broadcasting Radio Programs $223,503 20.1%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-09 02/01/2018 86.48 three stars
2015-09 11/01/2016 85.85 three stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 85.68 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 12/01/2015 83.80 three stars
2013-09 08/01/2014 79.04 two stars
2012-09 08/01/2013 75.82 two stars
2011-09 05/01/2012 74.90 two stars
2010-09 09/20/2011 73.91 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-09 07/01/2010 83.14 three stars
2008-09 07/01/2009 77.49 two stars
2007-09 06/01/2008 74.69 two stars
2006-09 05/01/2007 80.31 three stars
2005-09 03/01/2007 66.92 one star

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 59-1619213
Name in IRS Master File THE NATHAN B STUBBLEFIELD FOUNDATION INC
NTEE Code A34
NTEE Classification Radio
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date November, 1978
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
  • September, 2012

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$62,149 3.54% Craig Kopp General Manager
Other Salaries of Note
$62,638 3.57% Cynthia Reichard Finance Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
WMNF (FL) 86.48 three stars
WWOZ (LA) 91.59 four stars
Southern California Public Radio (CA) 85.09 three stars
WFAE (NC) 86.20 three stars
KOCE-TV (CA) 86.63 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

WMNF
1210 East Martin Luther King Boulevard
Tampa, FL 33603
tel: (813) 238-8001
EIN: 59-1619213

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Board Leadership

Michael Bagby
President

CEO

Craig Kopp
General Manager

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