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Preservation Virginia

Perpetuating and revitalizing Virginia's cultural, architectural and historic heritage

three stars

86.52

204 West Franklin Street Richmond, VA 23220
tel: (804) 648-1889   Web Site
EIN: 54-0568800

Board Leadership
Anne Geddy Cross
President

CEO
Elizabeth Kostelny
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.52 three stars
  Financial 84.44 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

three stars

84.44

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
89.0%
  Administrative Expenses 7.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.44
  Program Expenses Growth -0.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Preservation Virginia on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Preservation Virginia on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Preservation Virginia (VA) 86.52 three stars
Fort Ticonderoga Association (NY) 91.39 four stars
Galveston Historical Foundation (TX) 90.53 four stars
Morven Museum & Garden (NJ) 87.64 three stars
Preservation Trust of Vermont (VT) 91.16 four stars

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Preservation Virginia, a private statewide historic preservation leader founded in 1889, is dedicated to perpetuating and revitalizing Virginia's cultural, architectural and historic heritage thereby ensuring that historic places are integral parts of the lives of present and future generations. Preservation Virginia provides leadership, experience, influence, and services to the public and special audiences by saving, managing, and protecting historic places, and developing preservation policy, programs, and strategies with individuals, organizations, and local, state, and national partners. When Preservation Virginia was founded in 1889, a branch structure was established that gave the organization a broader base of membership. Today, the Branches act as advocates for preservation in their cities, counties or regions.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,958,363
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,958,363
   Program Service Revenue $1,397,834
Total Primary Revenue $3,356,197
   Other Revenue $1,644,855
TOTAL REVENUE $5,001,052
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,724,604
   Administrative Expenses $450,202
   Fundraising Expenses $204,206
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,379,012
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $622,040
   
Net Assets $22,351,176

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
Historic Jamestown $2,285,607 61.4%
Preservation $1,438,997 38.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 11/01/2016 86.52 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 89.48 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 91.01 four stars
2012-12 06/01/2014 87.37 three stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 81.10 three stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 85.59 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 83.12 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 06/01/2011 79.62 two stars
2008-12 07/01/2010 90.52 four stars
2007-12 04/01/2009 95.86 four stars
2006-12 03/01/2008 95.73 four stars
2005-12 04/01/2007 92.04 four stars
2004-12 07/01/2006 84.48 three stars

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

EIN 54-0568800
Name in IRS Master File ASSOCIATION FOR THE PRESERVATION OF VIRGINIA ANTIQUITIES
NTEE Code A80
NTEE Classification Historical Societies, Related Historical Activities
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (65) Fair
(207) Industry trade shows
(59) Other school related activities
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 Central - the organization is a central type organization (no group exemption) of a National, Regional or Geographic grouping of organizations.
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date August, 1941
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$108,120 2.46% Elizabeth S. Kostelny Executive Director

Preservation Virginia, a private statewide historic preservation leader founded in 1889, is dedicated to perpetuating and revitalizing Virginia's cultural, architectural and historic heritage thereby ensuring that historic places are integral parts of the lives of present and future generations. Preservation Virginia provides leadership, experience, influence, and services to the public and special audiences by saving, managing, and protecting historic places, and developing preservation policy, programs, and strategies with individuals, organizations, and local, state, and national partners. When Preservation Virginia was founded in 1889, a branch structure was established that gave the organization a broader base of membership. Today, the Branches act as advocates for preservation in their cities, counties or regions.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Preservation Virginia (VA) 86.52 three stars
American Society for Yad Vashem (NY) 96.46 four stars
Galveston Historical Foundation (TX) 90.53 four stars
Fort Ticonderoga Association (NY) 91.39 four stars
Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation (NY) 93.32 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Preservation Virginia
204 West Franklin Street
Richmond, VA 23220
tel: (804) 648-1889
fax: (804) 775-0802
EIN: 54-0568800

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Board Leadership

Anne Geddy Cross
President

CEO

Elizabeth Kostelny
Executive Director

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